Whatever reason you have for holding on to IBM Cognos 8.4 – “upgrading is too complicated/disruptive/painful/time-consuming/expensive” – the truth is this: building and following an upgrade plan makes the process smooth and the results impressive.
Join us on November 13 at either 5 AM, 12 Noon, or 10 PM ET for this one hour webcast and discover the truth about upgrading from an organization that’s done it successfully, using a thorough, well-executed plan.
First, you’ll hear from Louise McNicoll, an IBMer who has advised many upgrading customers. Louise will address:
Common objections to upgrading, and why planning makes them irrelevant
Different approaches to the upgrade process
Specific steps to take before, during and after you upgrade to help ensure success
Then, Rodger Kanis, BI Administrator at Martin’s Point Health Care, will detail their upgrade process – including tips for success and how they overcame challenges – and describe the benefits, such as…
Improved performance and response times for end users
Single sign-on authentication, replacing Access Manager
Access to critical capabilities not available in Cognos 8.4
Don’t miss this chance to get the straight story on how to plan and execute an upgrade to Cognos 10 that will make you a hero with users and management.