IBM Cognos QueryStudio - Import - 7.1

Talend Data Catalog Bridges

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7.1
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Talend Data Catalog

Bridge Specifications

Vendor IBM
Tool Name Cognos QueryStudio
Tool Version C8 v8.3 to C11
Tool Web Site http://www.ibm.com/software/analytics/cognos/
Supported Methodology [Business Intelligence] BI Report (Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure) via XML File
Incremental Harvesting
Multi-Model Harvesting
Remote Repository Browsing for Model Selection
Data Profiling

BRIDGE INFORMATION
Import tool: IBM Cognos QueryStudio C8 v8.3 to C11 (http://www.ibm.com/software/analytics/cognos/)
Import interface: [Business Intelligence] BI Report (Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure) via XML File from IBM Cognos QueryStudio
Import bridge: 'CognosRnQueryStudio' 10.1.0

BRIDGE DOCUMENTATION
This bridge imports IBM Cognos Query Studio reports, specified in XML format.


Bridge Parameters

Parameter Name Description Type Values Default Scope
File Specify the IBM Cognos Query Studio XML file to import.

To create this file from inside IBM Cognos Query Studio, use 'Tools->Copy Report to Clipboard', paste into empty file, and save with .xml extension.
FILE *.xml   Mandatory
Model name Type the name of the reporting model. IBM Cognos Report Studio XML files do not contain the model name. If you do not type a name, the file name is used as the model name. STRING      
Miscellaneous Specify miscellaneous options identified with a -letter and, if applicable, a value.
-r to remove the report pages and their graphical structure
STRING      

 

Bridge Mapping

Meta Integration Repository (MIR)
Metamodel
(based on the OMG CWM standard)
"IBM Cognos QueryStudio"
Metamodel
CognosRnQueryStudio
Mapping Comments
     
BaseType   No datatype information is available in QueryStudio
ClassifierMap   ClassifierMap objects are used to hold the lineage of Query DataSets, ReportDataSets
Condition FrameworkManager Filter  
Name name  
DerivedType   No datatype information is available in QueryStudio
DesignPackage FrameworkManager Namespace DesignPackages reflect the organization of objects in the QuerySudio Model and objects used from the FrameworkManager published package.
Name name  
UserDefined   set to FALSE
Dimension FrameworkManager QuerySubject The QuerySubjects used by the report queries are imported as Dimension
Name name  
DimensionAttribute FrameworkManager QueryItems  
Name name  
FeatureMap   FeatureMap objects are used to hold the lineage of Query Items ReportDataAttributes
Operation expression text can be a Cognos native expression or a SQL statement
Filter FrameworkManager Filter The Filters used by the report queries are imported as Filters
Name name  
Hierarchy FrameworkManager Hierarchy Inferred from QueryItems expressions used in the report Queries
Name Name  
HierarchyLevelAssociation FrameworkManager Hierarchy and Level Inferred from QueryItems expressions used in the report Queries
Name Name  
Level FrameworkManager Level Inferred from QueryItems expressions used in the report Queries
Name Name  
LevelAttribute FrameworkManager LevelAttribute Inferred from QueryItems expressions used in the report Queries
Name Name  
Measure FrameworkManager QuerySubject measures Inferred from QueryItems expressions used in the report Queries
Name Name  
OlapSchema FrameworkManager Namespace An OlapSchema is created to represent all namespaces from FrameworkManager used in the report
Name name  
Report Report  
Name file name The report name can be retrieved from the Cognos Repository if the bridge runs via the Repository bridge
ReportAttribute Query Item The QueryItems actually used on the report pages
Name name  
Position position  
ReportDataSet Query  
StoreModel Report XML File The model is built using the elements contained in the report XML file
Name file name The report name can be retrieved from the Cognos Repository if the bridge runs via the Repository bridge