Edit the article to add or modify attachments. Select the New Data Source button on the upper right part of the screen. This is licensed software, and you must register to download it, but you can get a free,day trial to test it out. Click the Edit button for “Connection String” and type “metricsds” the one set in. Otherwise, I would just make sure that you started up each machine in a multi machine instance in the right order, and that your usernames and passwords are correct.

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Configuring IBM Connections 4. Otherwise, I would just make sure that you started up each machine in a multi machine instance in the right order, and that your usernames and passwords are correct. Coming up specifically when you are testing a new connection seems to be oxbc symptom of an issue related to the encryption system.

The long answer is that it might be possible, but would require doing something that would basically be a hack without any manuals, tutorials, or guides to help.

Timeouts Specify the time in seconds within which you want the database to connect or wait for your reply before timing out.


ODBC Data Source Connections

Here is a Cotnos example of the odbc. Set the appropriate library path environment variable to specify the location of the ODBC libraries for your operating system: Show Table of Contents. This version 12 Jan 25,2: Add the environment variabls for scheduled cube generation tasks: Go to the “demo” subdirectory in the DataDirect installation directory, and run the command: For more information on signon, see Securing data sources.

Leave everything else as it is and hit Conos.

For more information, see Data source connections. Finally, verify the community metrics can be ocgnos successfully: If I create a new report It works fine but if I use the old report it is throwing the error: I thought I replied to this previously. For each data source defined in the [ODBC Data Sources] section, define additional details, using a [dsn-name] section.

Press Finish and the connection should now be visible in the list: Open asynchronously Select ocbc you want the connection to process requests independent of each other.

If the credentials to the database match the credentials used to logon to the IBM Cognos environment, for single signon, select An external namespace and select the appropriate namespace. Jan 24, odhc, 1: Hi Gerrit, I am getting the same error when I run the report in Cognos Hope that steers you in the right direction.


ODBC Connection Parameters

While it is not well geared towards the large queries of reporting and analysis, there may be a need to report directly from an existing MySQL database for any number of reasons. Create a new Cognos Datasource Open a web browser and log in as an admininstrator to Cognos. Refer to vognos Connections product wiki.

If authentication is required, select Signons. Add the variable to JVM environment variable list: The msi version is probably the more obc of the two, but the zip version should work as well. The short answer is no, you need to use one of the databases officially supported for the content database. While i am using framework manger it shows all datasource list but i am unable to connect datasource it shows below xognos QE-DEF The logon failed.

IBM Cognos Administration menu option 3. ReportServerHandler Do you have any idea about it. Select the Project at the top of the tree view xognos the left side of the window.