We hope you enjoyed this opportunity to learn about Cognos Analytics, Planning Analytics, and IBM Cloud Pak for Data.

Please find the training playbacks and presentation resources for each session below.

What's New in Cognos Analytics v11.1.6

Learn about the enhanced capabilities and new features of the latest releases of Cognos Analytics.

Presenter: Rich Chester, Director of Business Intelligence

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Jupyter Notebooks Integration with Cognos Analytics 

Now that Jupyter Notebooks has been integrated with Cognos Analytics, classic Business Intelligence reporting and Advanced Analytics have come together for the analytics professional.

Presenter: Muhammad Yahya, Senior Business Analytics Consultant  

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Improve Report Performance Using Data Modules & Data Sets  

Does report performance get you down? Cognos Analytics Data Sets can bring key data into memory supporting lightning fast response times.  Pair that with modeling and data integration at the speed of business with Data Modules, and you have a recipe for success. 

Presenter: Chris Keaton, Principal Consultant    

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Overview of Motio Functionality & Benefits

If you are looking for enterprise strength versioning, change capture, inventory capabilities, and true visibility behind the "curtain" of Cognos, Motio products offer the capabilities to turn your team into true wizards.  This session will describe the many excellent tools available, and where they may help you get a handle on your most complex environments.  

Presenter: Chris Keaton, Principal Consultant

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How to Increase the Value of Your Planning Analytics Platform for HR/Workforce Planning

Want to do more with what you already own? This session walks through an example of an existing customer that extended Planning Analytics from Finance to HR/Workforce Planning.

Presenter: Brendan Austin, Director, Financial Performance Management 

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What is IBM Cloud Pak for Data?  

Learn about IBM Cloud Pak for Data - what applications are available; why leverage CP4D versus traditional deployment methods and frequently asked questions.

Presenter: Rich Chester, Director of Business Intelligence

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What Is All This Hype About AI & Machine Learning Anyway?  

Everywhere you look, people are talking about how AI is changing the way the world does business.  If you aren’t already using machine learning and AI, where do you start?  If visual inspection could benefit your business operations, IBM has developed an iOS application that makes it easy to use AI and machine learning to help you see what you might be missing.

Presenter: David Russell, CTO

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Virtual Happy Hour - Ask the Experts

Featuring: Rich Chester, Director of Business Intelligence; Muhammad Yahya, Senior Business Consultant; Chris Keaton, Principal Consultant; Brendan Austin, Director, Financial Performance Management; David Russell, CTO 

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