IBM Cognos BI – Default to User-Based Latest Period

IBM Cognos BI – Default to User-Based Latest Period – Part 1 + 2 – Report Studio by IBM Business Analytics

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This is part 1 in a 2-part series.
There may be scenarios where, based on user permissions, some users may be privileged to see more time periods than other users. Using filters in the metadata model to enforce user based security and various report authoring techniques this videos series will illustrate how to dynamically default to the latest period a user is allowed to see based on their user ID.
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There may be scenarios where, based on user permissions, some users may be privileged to see more time periods than other users. Using filters in the metadata model to enforce user based security and