Benefits of Certification
You can start benefiting immediately from IBM Cognos Certification.
The advantages of becoming certified include:
• Demonstrated professional credibility as a certified
IBM Cognos practitioner
• Professional advantage derived from validating business
and technical skills
• Enhanced career advancement and opportunities
The IBM Certified Administrator – IBM Cognos Analytics Administrator (as of R3) (also known as a Cognos System Administrator) is responsible for the administration of servers and content. This includes report execution, administrative tasks, server & network tasks, monitoring environments, and security. This individual participates in project implementations as an effective team member without supervision.
After IBM® Cognos® software is installed and configured, you can perform server administration, data management, security and content administration, activities management, and services administration.
You can also perform the following administrative tasks:
setting up your environment and configuring your database for multilingual reporting
setting up printers
configuring web browsers
allowing user access to Series 7 reports
restricting access to IBM Cognos software
Aside from the typical administrative tasks, you can also customize the appearance and functionality of different IBM Cognos components.
An IBM Certified Developer – IBM Cognos Analytics Developer is responsible for building advanced reports and dashboards and connecting to data and modeling meta data sources. This individual has project related experience authoring and troubleshooting complex and intermediate level reports and dashboards and is capable of participating in project implementations as an effective team member.