Monthly Archives: August 2015

Business IT Review

A local business with 30 employees and three separate offices requiring an update of their office systems Due to the end of life for support of the current software versions, in particular Windows 2003, Windows XP, Office 2003 and SQL Server 2005 plus desktop PC's and servers which were beginning to show their age quotations had been…
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TM1 Performance Problems?

Problem Solved!  IBM Cognos TM1 10.2.2 poor server load times. In early July a customer asked me to carry out a review of their new TM1 servers, they'd recently migrated to some new equipment in order to move away from Windows 2003 Server, the problem was that since the migration their TM1 server load times had increased…
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BI, TM1 and Controller integrated solutions

Multi-product configuration for an Office of Finance client. There's a lot to consider  when upgrading a mixed product environment so it was helpful that we agreed to take a phased approach to the project. With a change in Cognos versions calling for a complete removal of the existing product, and so necessitating in downtime for…
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