Summary

We have covered various features of IBM Cognos Planning pertaining to securing and controlling the Contributor Web Client templates. First, we have discussed the role of the e.List and rights configuration in securing a planning application. We have shown how to create and import the e.List and rights information. Then, we covered data and content security. We talked about the importance of Access Tables in securing Contributor Web Client template contents. We also demonstrated the purpose of the saved selections in defining Access Tables. Next, we discussed the feature of data validation, and how to setup the validation feature for the ABC Company's application. Lastly, we briefly covered how the cut-down functional can improve the performance ...

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