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Business Intelligence Analyst - Explorer Award for Educators 2018

By attendance in an instructor-led faculty workshop designed to show faculty how to teach students, the badge earner demonstrates ability to consolidate data gathered from several sources & run queries catered to build business reports, using IBM Cognos Analytics Authoring. They have demonstrated advanced proficiency in topics such as using lists, crosstabs, charts, prompts, calculations, drill-through definitions, queries, macros, bursting report, Active Reports, & enhancing reports using HTML.

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What it takes to earn this badge

  • Must be a faculty member of a Higher Education Institution which has or is implementing the IBM Skills Academy Program.
  • Completion of Module I - Analytics Overview: Covering Business Analytics Overview, Trends, Case Studies; Understanding Business Intelligence and Analytics.
  • Completion of  Module II - Business Analytics Foundations: Covering Business Intelligence Overview; Reports and Metadata models.
  • Completion of Module III - Business Intelligence Analyst: Covering Introduction of Reporting Application, List Reports and Crosstab Reports, Focus Reports Using Filters, Charts and RAVE Visualizations, Parameters and Prompts, Calculations, Drill-Through Definitions; Enhancing Report layouts, Query models and relationships (using SQL), Advanced dynamic reports, Using effective prompts, Report distribution through Bursting, Enhance user interaction with HTML.
  • Participation in the faculty enablement session.
  • Passing the Business Intelligence Analyst academic practice test.
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