Tag Archives: Security

TM1/Cognos Security Integration Gremlin

Weird. That’s all I can say. We have been doing a significant project with complex calculations done in TM1 and a front end with Cognos BI reports. We now have the integration working perfectly with TM1 cubes performing brilliantly in BI, TM1 cubes able to have data entered into them from Cognos Workspace and security integrated from multiple AD servers via Cognos groups and roles to both Cognos and TM1. Integrated … Continue Reading

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Security in TM1 is one of those things that can make a TM1 administrator go crazy over new requirements or over setting up a new user. Things do not get better with reading the documentation, which does not cover all aspects or the security inner workings. In the following post, the TM1 security is peeled layer-by-layer starting from the very basics of cube security and finished with multi-layer multi-group security … Continue Reading

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TM1 10.2 – Feature Change: Cell Security Cubes

Model security can now be applied and amended on an application using Performance Modeller, this includes security for cells, cubes, dimensions, processes and chores.  A few key changes to note: Changing security on applications will take effect immediately Security applied to the applications can be deleted with ease in the model Cell security on a cube can be applied to selection of dimensions, instead of all dimensions in the cube … Continue Reading

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TM1 Security (Pre 9.4)

Overview Security within TM1 is limited to assigning a client to a group then a group to one or many levels and selections of objects. The levels of objects are: Tier 1: Cubes Applications Processes Chores Tier 2 – Dimensions Tier 3 – Elements Tier 4 – Cube Cells/Intersections of Elements The level based security is reciprocated up the tiers meaning in example that if the ‘Final Budget’ Element within … Continue Reading

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