The IBM Business Analytics Proven Practices team has been busy over the summer preparing new documents. Here are two recent documents that will be of interest to Supportlink readers. Remember, you can follow @basupp on Twitter and be notified whenever a new Proven Practices document is published.
IBM Business Analytics Proven Practices: Case Study - Migrating BO Reports to IBM Cognos BI without Universe Files
This document provides a technical summary of how to migrate SAP Business Objects (BO) reports to IBM Cognos BI without the BO Universe project files. It covers the primary workflow of the migration activities and points out multiple items to consider and watch out for as a result of the complexity and difficulty of the migration process. This document applies to IBM Cognos BI versions of 10.1.x and 10.2.x.
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IBM Business Analytics Proven Practices: IBM Cognos Dynamic Cube Advanced Logging Settings
This document provides guidance on enabling the advance logging settings for Dynamic Cubes and how to interpret the log messages which will help to diagnose various issues such as cube start problems, unexpected or wrong metadata, unexpected or wrong query results and poor query performance. This document will cover an introduction to event log groups, followed by detail about the log message format, and will continue with a description of the Dynamic Cubes default logging capabilities and an explanation about how to interpret the corresponding log messages. The document outlines the information that can be collected when enabling the advanced Dynamic Cubes logging event groups, the different log trace levels, and how to interpret the corresponding log messages.
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