TM1 Archive

Near real-time data in IBM Cognos TM1

Due to its inherent technological design, TM1 is extremely suitable for near real-time applications. The whole TM1 logic builds upon principles like in memory processing, incremental updates and immediate evaluation and execution. These out of the

The holy grail of TM1: the TM1s.cfg file

Intro The TM1s.cfg file is about as close as it gets to the holy grail of your IBM Cognos TM1 server. Strictly speaking only two parameters need to be configured and those are: AdminHost and

IBM Cognos TM1 Operations Console Configuration

The IBM Cognos TM1 Operations Console is an interface on top of TM1 Top. The main advantage is that you can manage different servers from a more user-friendly single console in your web browser. 

Integrated security between IBM Cognos BI and TM1

This post is taken from an old blog that I don’t update anymore. Please note we are talking June 2011 and are still in a TM1 9.5 and BI 8 world. I noticed many people

IBM Cognos TM1 Operations Console Installation

This post describes how to install and enable the IBM Cognos TM1 Operations Console. As always it is not difficult to do, but it is not available or working out of the box. The

IBM Cognos TM1 Licensing Simplified

This post explains the different licenses of IBM Cognos TM1. Hopefully it can be helpful in choosing the right combination of licenses. This post about TM1 Licensing is for version 10.1.1, but the concept

Create an OLAP Cognos Data Advisor Model Definition

In this post we will use a relational data source to create an OLAP model definition in IBM Cognos Data Advisor (yes, that is a meager attempt of SEO). As you will see it