Windows 10 access to Cognos

Summary In testing with the Windows 10 “[2016] Anniversary Update”,  QueryVision has  found that direct access to IBM Cognos (including IBM Cognos Analytics 11) or access via QueryVisions Web Parts for Cognos may be blocked for IE 11 without updating the new Group Policies for IE 11 introduced by the Windows 10 “Anniversary Update” See:  […]

Service Accounts Simplify Cognos Authentication for SharePoint

A Service Account allows a SharePoint site or sub-site displaying one or more Cognos based dashboards or reports to use a single Cognos account to transparently authenticate for all users. This can be useful in several scenarios: Unrestricted Public site – users can access all content, including Cognos “Registered” Public site – users have to […]