Deploying Cognos TM1 Solutions via Microsoft Excel
The goal of this chapter is to review how to create rich planning and analysis applications with Cognos TM1 through the use of Microsoft Excel and/or Cognos TM1 Web. These Cognos TM1 components provide an excellent development environment for users who are familiar with Microsoft Excel. Excel and Cognos TM1 Web are taking the role of the user front end. In this role they are very important for user acceptance of the solution. But this chapter is not only about the user front end. A Cognos TM1 solution consists of all Cognos TM1 building blocks. We have already discussed the Cognos TM1 ...