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IBM Cognos TM1 Design and Develop Models (V10.1) - SPVC


Length: 5.0 Days
Course code: J1152G
Delivery method: Self-paced Virtual Training
Price: 1650 EUR
This training is available on request.
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Course materials for this course are available in:

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish (Spain)
  • Spanish (Latin America)
  • Portuguese (Brazil)

The course image is available in English only.

This is the self paced training version of ''IBM Cognos TM1: Design and Develop Models (V10.1)'' classroom course. IBM Cognos TM1: Design and Develop Models (V10.1) is an intermediate 5-day self-paced training course. This offering will teach modelers how to build a complete model in TM1. Students will learn how to model, link and deploy TM1 applications.

If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.


This course is intended for Modelers.


You should have:

  • Experience using the Windows operating system and a Web browser
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of your business requirements


Please refer to course overview.


Overview of IBM Cognos TM1

  • explore IBM Cognos TM1 applications
  • explore the IBM Cognos TM1 environment
  • manage and organize a model

Identify Common Data Structures

  • discuss Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
  • examine core model design principles
  • identify the basic tasks required to create a TM1 model and deploy it

Import Data to Create Objects

  • discuss guided import
  • import data to create a dimension
  • import data to create and populate a cube

Create and Customize Dimensions

  • create dimensions manually
  • import and edit dimensions
  • create dimension calculations

Create and Customize Cubes

  • construct a new cube
  • discuss cube properties
  • edit a cube structure

Import Data

  • create processes to load data
  • create a process to delete data in a cube
  • create processes to update and maintain the model

Share Data Across Cubes with Links

  • discuss and list types of links
  • create and modify links
  • review rule and process based links

Customize Business Rules

  • discuss a rule
  • review automatically generated rules
  • discuss and re-order rule blocks

Optimize Rule Performance

  • discuss consolidations and sparsity
  • enhance consolidation performance
  • modify automatically generated statements

Complete the Income Statement Model

  • discuss the model development process
  • complete objects for the model
  • review tools to aid in model development

Create Applications

  • explain the application types
  • access an IBM Cognos TM1 application
  • create a new application

Use Advanced Modeling Techniques

  • Use dimension functions
  • Implement moving balances in a cube

Model Data with IBM Cognos TM1 Architect

  • Define drill-thru
  • Use Rules Tracer

Convert Currencies

  • Discuss currency challenges
  • Model data for currency conversion

Contribute Data to Planning Applications (Optional)

Integrate with IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Optional)

Optimize and Tune Models (Optional)

Define Workflow (Optional)