Monthly Archives: August 2009

Adding Financial Local/Group Currency Logic

The purpose of this article is to describe how to add a Local/Group Currency system to a new TM1 cube; this can be core requirement for International Companies and is relatively common. To explain the Group/Local split, Group – the company’s home country currency – used primarily for Reporting Local – the branch/profit-centre’s currency – how data is entered.

This entry was posted in Cognos Express, IBM Cognos TM1 and tagged Currency, Currency Conversion, Forex, Group Currency, Local Currency, Rules, TM1. Bookmark the permalink. | Tagged Currency, Currency Conversion, Forex, Group Currency, Local Currency, Rules, TM1 | Leave a comment

Installing TM1 9.4

To begin download the latest version of TM1 from the ‘My-IBM’ site. You will need a login to access the site. (http://www-01.ibm.com/software/data/cognos/) At the time of writing this the most current version of TM1 is 9.4 MR1 with FP2 being the latest hot fix. Once you have downloaded the version of TM1 you wish to install you should probably check your computer/server has everything needed to install TM1 I’ll break … Continue Reading

This entry was posted in Cognos Express, IBM Cognos TM1 and tagged Installation, TM1 9.4. Bookmark the permalink. | Tagged Installation, TM1 9.4 | Leave a comment