MetaManager™

Computer Based Training

Learn the power of MetaManager™ at your own pace and on your own schedule. BSP’s Computer Based Training provides an on-demand approach to help you learn the skills needed to tackle some of the most challenging tasks when administering a Cognos environment. You can choose a single course for help on a specific need, or all of the available courses to gain a more complete understanding of MetaManager™. Each module is covered in a 10 to 15 minute video overview. Shorter videos covering specific use cases and tips-and-tricks are also included.

Courses

Update
$300
View common use cases and learn valuable tips-and-tricks for managing objects in the Content Store.
Secure
$300
Gain insight into efficiently viewing and managing accounts, groups, and roles in an IBM Cognos environment.
Deploy
$300
Learn tools for backing up, restoring, and deploying content in IBM Cognos.
Document
$300
Create valuable documentation about an IBM Cognos environment from report attribute, access rights, models, and more!
Everything
$1,000
This bundle includes all four training courses to make sure you can tackle any problem that you run in to.

Available Content per Course

Update
  • Validate multiple reports simultaneously.
  • Automate the process of repairing broken objects in the Content Store.
  • Link reports to a new or different package.
  • Manage and update stored parameters in bulk.
Secure
  • Audit and report on group and role memberships and access rights.
  • Create groups and roles and assign memberships via CSV files.
  • Find and replace CAMID’s across multiple objects.
  • Replicate security assignment from one account to many other accounts, groups and roles in the environment.
Deploy
  • Backup any content in content store.
  • Restore any individual object from a MetaManager backup including My Folder content.
  • Promote any object to any other environment.
  • Distribute portal tabs to groups, roles and individual users.
Document
  • Perform quick impact analysis across multiple reports at once.
  • Document specific reports to provide end users with detailed information such as data items, filters, prompts, etc.
  • Create documentation for any combination of objects and attributes of a Framework Manager Model.
  • Document any object or property including: general information, ownership, security, memberships, usage, history, and much more.

On-site Training

On-site training is available as well. A BSP trainer will navigate your team through the entire suite of MetaManager™ modules over the course of 3 days. For pricing and details please contact your sales representative.

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