Senturus Analytics Connector for Tableau & PowerBI Job Aid

The Senturus Analytics Connector gives Tableau or PowerBI users a straightforward way to tap directly into the governed, secure, and prepared data in Northwestern’s Cognos Analytics environment.

Some of the advantages include having the ability to

  • Connects securely to Cognos Analytics
  • Retrieves Cognos package (Models) and report metadata.
  • Let’s users drag and drop query subjects (columns) into Tableau or PowerBI
  • Requires no joining or remodeling (when using a Cognos Package/Model as the single source)
  • Pushes queries back to Cognos for optimal execution.

Note: You would need to have access to the underlying data in Cognos Analytics to use this solution. For access related information, please visit this link.


Connecting Tableau to Cognos Analytics

Connecting PowerBI to Cognos Analytics

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