A successful upgrade requires planning, testing and execution. In this article you will learn about upgrading to IBM Cognos 10. There are resources available to help you understand the tools available to make your upgrade seamless, view best practices and "How to" approaches.
For ALL the resources available on upgrade follow this link to the upgrade page on the Cognos customer center. http://www.ibm.com/software/data/cognos/customercenter/upgrade.htmlFind FAQs and other helpful documents
You will find a compilation of frequently asked questions, the recommended upgrade path, the work-flow and detailed information about the tools available to help you with the upgrade.Watch videos of the upgrade tools
IBM Cognos Lifecycle Manager, an easy-to-use application eliminates the time-consuming and error-prone process of comparing reports between versions, making it easier to manage the upgrade cycle. It also helps manage the overall upgrade project by allowing it to be documented and distributed. It is easily configurable and can quickly assess the impact of a change to your environment.
With Multi-Version Coexistence you can stage the upgrade process by accessing two versions of the software through a single portal. This allows the upgrade to proceed behind the scenes with minimal disruption to the general user base. This is a great tool for customers who are unable to upgrade all at once.Watch Prerecorded Web events
Download the Webinar that highlights best practices, applications and resources available to help you during the upgrade to IBM Cognos 10. You can find a proposed workflow template that can guide you to create an upgrade plan created.Additional Resources on upgrading to IBM Cognos 10
You will also find a list of valuable resources that are available to help you plan and execute the upgrade to IBM Cognos 10.