We have seen that TM1 provides a set of both Client and Server components. Most of them are installed by default during a standard TM1 installation. Each has their own features and purpose. Most of the components' appearance and behaviours can be customized for each individual TM1 user.
The Client components can be used to access multiple TM1 Servers on the network.
TM1 Top is a utility that can be configured and used to monitor a TM1 Server.
A basic understanding of each component (Client as well as Server) including the knowledge of how they are installed and customised, is required to do well with the IBM Cognos TM1 Developer (Test COG-310) certification exam. This chapter provides that information.
In the next chapter we will examine the ...