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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 14, 2019

Automated Cognos reconfiguration for High Availability

Installing ICC in a High Availability environment requires steps taken to reconfigure Cognos as detailed here:

These steps are required each time new maintenance is applied or a version upgrade performed. The steps are cumbersome and should be automated. There's a suggestion the 'cogstartup.xml' file can be updated once and restored each time maintenance is applied but this doesn't appear to be the case.

It should be possible for ICC to reconfigure Cognos correctly each time. Updating is an option so that these parameters can be entered once and re-applied every time configCC runs.

What is your industry? Banking
How will this idea be used?

Simplify maintenance and ensure Cognos is correctly configured each time rather than requiring manual intervention.

  • Admin
    Nov 19, 2020

    Starting Control Center 6.2 release we are using Jasper as our default reporting engine which is embedded within Control Center base product, as such Cognos will be a separate and optonal install.

  • Guest
    Nov 5, 2019

    Thanks for submitting - as part of a Business Intelligence modernization effort we will be re evaluating how we integrate Cognos. As such will consider HA as a key factor