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  • IBM Cognos TM1

    Version 9.5.2

    Operation Guide

  • Product Information This document applies to IBM Cognos TM1 Version 9.5.2 and may also apply to subsequent releases. To check for newer versions of this document, visit the IBM Cognos Information Centers (http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/cogic/v1r0m0/index.jsp).

    Copyright Licensed Materials - Property of IBM © Copyright IBM Corp. 2007, 2011. US Government Users Restricted Rights – Use, duplication or disclosure restricted by GSA ADP Schedule Contract with IBM Corp. IBM, the IBM logo, ibm.com, TM1, and Cognos are trademarks or registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corp., in many jurisdictions worldwide. Other product and service names might be trademarks of IBM or other companies. A current list of IBM trademarks is available on the Web at www.ibm.com/legal/copytrade.shtml. Microsoft, Windows, Windows NT, and the Windows logo are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both. Intel, Intel logo, Intel Inside, Intel Inside logo, Intel Centrino, Intel Centrino logo, Celeron, Intel Xeon, Intel SpeedStep, Itanium, and Pentium are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group in the United States and other countries. Java and all Java-based trademarks and logos are trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States, other countries, or both. Microsoft product screen shot(s) used with permission from Microsoft.

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  • Table of Contents

    Introduction 15

    Chapter 1: TM1 System Architecture 17 TM1 Architecture 17 TM1 Admin Server 17

    Running the Windows Admin Server 19 Running the UNIX Admin Server 20

    Specifying the Location of the Admin Host 20 Specifying Multiple Admin Hosts 21

    TM1 Files 21 Data Directory 22

    Specifying the Location of the Data Directory 22 Specifying Multiple Data Directories 23 Required Network Access 23

    Chapter 2: TM1 System Configuration 25 System Configuration Overview 25 The Tm1s.cfg Server Configuration File 26

    Location of the Tm1s.cfg File 26 Sample Tm1s.cfg File 27

    Capability Assignments 28 TM1 Contributor Capabilities 29 Setting Capabilities 30 Understanding the Effect of Blanks in the Capability Assignments 30

    Using Persistent Feeders 31 Saving data with persistent feeders 31 Modifying rules for cubes with feeders 32 Handling corrupted or invalidated feeder files 32

    Parameters in the Tm1s.cfg File 33 AdminHost 33 AllowMultiModes 34 AllowReadOnlyChore Reschedule 34 AllowSeparateNandCRules 34 AllRuleCalcStargateOptimization 35 AuditLogMaxFileSize 36 AuditLogMaxQueryMemory 36 AuditLogMaxTempFileSize 37 AuditLogOn 37 AuditLogUpdateInterval 37 CalculationThresholdForStorage 38 CAMSSLCertificate 38 CheckFeedersMaximumCells 38 ClientCAMURI 39 ClientPingCAMPassport 39

    Licensed Materials – Property of IBM 3© Copyright IBM Corp. 2007, 2011.

  • CAMPortalVariableFile 39 ClientMessagePortNumber 40 ClientPropertiesSyncInterval 40 ClientVersionMaximum 41 ClientVersionMinimum 41 ClientVersionPrecision 42 CognosInterfacePath 43 DataBaseDirectory 43 DefaultMeasuresDimension 43 DisableMemoryCache 44 DisableSandboxing 44 DisableWorksheetView 45 Display_Info_DBType_R8 45 DownTime 46 ExcelWebPublishEnabled 46 GroupsCreationLimit 47 IdleConnectionTimeOutSeconds 47 IntegratedSecurityMode 47 IPAddress 49 JobQueuing 50 JobQueueMaxWaitTime 50 JobQueueThreadSleepTime 50 Language 51 LDAPUseServerAccount 51 LDAPPasswordFile 51 LDAPPasswordKeyFile 51 LockPagesInMemory 51 LoggingDirectory 52 LogReleaseLineCount 52 MaximumCubeLoadThreads 52 MaximumLoginAttempts 53 MaximumMemoryForSubsetUndo 53 MaximumSynchAttempts 54 MaximumUserSandboxSize 55 MaximumViewSize 55 MaxUndoHoldLineCount 55 MessageCompression 56 PasswordMinimumLength 56 PasswordSource 56 PerformanceMonitorOn 57 PersistentFeeders 57 PortNumber 57 PrivilegeGenerationOptimization 58 ProgressMessage 58 RawStoreDirectory 59 ReceiveProgressResponseTimeoutSecs 59 RunningInBackground 60 SAPLoggingEnabled 60 SAPLogFilePath 61

    4 IBM Cognos TM1

    Table of Contents

  • SaveTime 61 SecurityPackageName 61 ServerCAMURI 62 ServerLogging 62 ServerName 62 SkipLoadingAliases 63 SkipSSLCAMHostCheck 63 SpreadingPrecision 63 SpreadingPrecision (Consolidated Holds) 64 SubsetElementBreatherCount 65 SyncUnitSize 65 UserDefinedCalculations 66 UseSQLFetch UseSQLFetchScroll UseSQLExtenedFetch 66 UseSSL 67 UseStargateForRules 67 ViewConsolidationOptimization 68 ViewConsolidationOptimizationMethod 68

    The Tm1p.ini Client Configuration File 69 Location of the TM1p.ini File 69 AdminHost 69 AdminSvrSSLCertAuthority 69 AdminSvrSSLCertID 69 AdminSvrSSLCertRevList 70 AdminSvrSSLExportKeyID 70 AdvancedRulesEditor 70 AllowImportCamClients 70 BrowseDisplayReadsRightToLeft 70 ClassicSliceMode 70 CognosGatewayURI 71 ConnectLocalAtStartup 71 DataBaseDirectory 71 DimensionDownloadMaxSize 71 DisplayApplications 71 DisplayChores 71 DisplayControlCubes 71 DisplayCubes 72 DisplayDimensions 72 DisplayExplorerPropertiesWindow 72 DisplayProcesses 72 DisplayReplications 72 ExpandRowHeaderWidth 72 ExportAdminSvrSSLCert 72 InSpreadsheetBrowser 73 IntegratedLogin 73 Language 73 LocalServerNetworkProtocol 73 MainWindowLayoutInfo 74 PreviousAdminHosts 74 PreviousDataDirectories 74

    Operation Guide 5

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  • SecurityAssignmentWindowLayoutInfo 74 SentMsgsToServerCountWarning 74 ShowAdminHostChangeWarning 74 ShowAliasAttributeWarning 74 ShowChoresSchedulingWarning 74 ShowCubeReplicationWarning 75 ShowDimDeleteElementWarning 75 ShowDimensionAccessWarning 75 ShowDynamicSubsetWarning 75 ShowPickOperationWarning 75 ShowProcessUNASCIIWarning 75 ShowProcessUNODBCWarning 76 SliceNewWorkbook 76 SubsetWindowLayoutInfo 76

    Configuring and Managing Sandboxes in your TM1 Environment 76 Memory Usage Considerations for Sandboxes and Personal Workspaces 76 Managing Files and Folders for Sandboxes 77 TM1 Server Configuration Parameters for Sandboxes 77 Understanding Sandbox Differences Among Different TM1 Clients 77

    Using Cube Versioning 78 Overview 78 Enabling Cube Versioning 78

    Configuring and Administering Data Reservations 79

    Chapter 3: Understanding Cube Dependency 81 Changes in Dependency Mapping 81 Clearing Cube Dependencies 83 Creating Cube Dependencies 83 Using AddCubeDependency to Establish Dependencies 83

    Debugging and Identifying Cube Dependencies 84

    Chapter 4: Remote Server Operations 85 Overview of Remote Server Operations 85 Setting Up a Remote TM1 Server to Run as an Application 86 Setting Up a Remote TM1 Server to Run as a Windows Service 87

    Installing a TM1 Server to Run as a Windows Service 87 Removing a TM1 Server from Running as a Windows Service 88

    Starting a Remote TM1 Server 88 Starting a TM1 Server Set Up as a Windows Application 88 Starting a TM1 Server Installed as a Windows Service 88 Starting a UNIX TM1 Server 89

    Connecting to a Remote Server 90 Refreshing the List of Remote Servers 90 Re-Setting the Admin Host 91 Re-Setting Local Server Options 91

    Disconnecting from a Remote Server 91 Shutting Down a Windows TM1 Server 91

    Shutting Down a Windows TM1 Server Running as a Service 92 Shutting Down a UNIX TM1 Server 92

    Shutting Down a UNIX TM1 Server Running in Background Mode 92

    6 IBM Cognos TM1

    Table of Contents

  • Logging Transactions 93 Data Backup and Recovery 94 Enabling and Disabling Logging 95 Viewing the Transaction Log 95 Setting Search Lock Limit 96 Backing Out Records from the Transaction Log 97 Removing Log Files from the Disk 97

    Monitoring Server Performance 97 Managing Client Connections 98

    Broadcasting Messages to Clients 98 Disconnecting Clients from the Server 99 Shutting Down a Server Remotely 99

    Remote Server Memory Management 100 About Stargate Views 101

    Using TM1 in Bulk Load Mode 101 Considerations for Using Bulk Load Mode 101 TM1 C API 102 TurboIntegrator Process Commands 102

    Chapter 5: Replicating Cubes 105 Replication Overview 105

    Relationships Created by Replication 106 Required Access Privileges 109 Admin Server Considerations 109 Configuring the Tm1s.cfg File to Support Replication 110

    Maintaining Replication Connections 110 Creating a Replication Connection 110 Modifying a Replication Connection 111 Deleting a Replication Connection 112

    Replication Process 112 Replicating a Cube 112 Specifying Information about the Replicated Cube 113 What Happens when TM1 Replicates a Cube 115

    Synchronization Process 115 Synchronizing on Demand 116 Scheduling Synchronization 116 Synchronizing over Unstable or Wide Area Network Connections 117

    Chapter 6: System and Performance Monitoring 119 Overview of TM1 System and Performance Monitoring 119 Using the Admin Server Log 120

    Message Severity Levels for Admin Server Logging 120 Configuring Admin Server Logging 120 Enabling Admin Server Logging 122 Viewing the Admin Server Log File 122

    Logging Transactions 122 Data Backup and Recovery 123 Enabling and Disabling Transaction Logging 124 Viewing the Transaction Log 124 Backing Out Records from the Transaction Log 125

    Operation Guide 7

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  • Removing Transaction Log Files from the Disk 126 Troubleshooting: Recovering from a Corrupt Transaction Log File 126

    Using the TM1 Server Message Log 127 Message Severity Levels 127 TM1 Loggers 128 Logging Properties File 128 Configuring and Enabling Server Message Logging 129 Viewing th

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