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IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 Dashboarding Cookbook by Ankit Garg

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Exploring the Insertable Objects pane

In this recipe we will explore the Insertable Objects pane on Cognos Business Insight Advanced interface. The Insertable Objects pane contains objects that can be added to a report by dragging-and-dropping onto the work area. These objects form the basic building blocks of reports and dashboards.

Getting ready

Ensure that IBM Cognos 10 BI Server is running. We will use the GO Sales and GO Data Warehouse samples that are shipped with IBM Cognos 10 BI setup to complete the recipe.

How to do it...

We will now open an existing report in Cognos Business Insight Advanced and start exploring various features it offers on the interface. Perform the following steps:

  1. Log on to Cognos Connection and navigate to Public Folders ...

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