IBM Cognos 8 Planning: Explore and Contribute to Plans (v8.4) provides the business user with a solid understanding of the Contributor Web application. At the end of the course, you will be able to access and navigate your Contributor Workflow screen, know how to efficiently enter data into the Web grid, and how to save and submit the data. You will learn about the planner and the reviewer roles in Contributor, how to manage workflow, how to change the view of the Contributor Web grid, and how to take the grid offline. You will also learn how to import data to the grid and export data to Excel, and learn how to use the Contributor Add-in for Excel.
This course is intended for Planners who contribute data to the model and/or Reviewers who assess the data provided.
There are no follow-ons for this course.
Introduction to the IBM Cognos 8 Planning Solution
Fundamentals of the Contributor Workflow Screen
Enter Data in the Contributor Grid
Participate in Plans
Import and Export Data
Use the Contributor Add-in for Excel