June 27, 2013, by Paul Hausser, Envisn, Inc.
One of the many challenges that Cognos BI users often face is the need to consolidate or merge one or more Cognos environments into another one. This may come about because of an acquisition or simply to try and achieve economies of scale by merging Cognos environments. Not surprisingly, there are few, if any, guidelines on how best to approach this. This article will cover a couple of approaches to consider using for doing this.