Automated Regression Testing for Clarity and TM1

One of the best things about IBM Clarity7 and IBM Cognos TM1 is their flexibility and empowerment to build templates fast. This quick development time introduces a natural challenge... did we break something? Here are some examples of simple things that break old code. Common Challenges That Break Old Code Adding new children under [...]

2018-05-09T05:28:24-04:00November 28th, 2013|

What is Hierarchy Security in IBM Clarity?

In IBM Clarity, hierarchy security is the security layer that controls who can see which dimension elements in a particular cube. Hierarchy security is just one component of the security profile. Here are some key definitions we need before discussing this further. Users - These are the individual users or logins for the Clarity application [...]

2017-03-22T18:39:17-04:00November 19th, 2013|

Suppressing the OnSave Warning

When saving from a template, you may see the following error message: This program is attempting to save ....xml to your hard drive.Are you sure you want to save ....xml to your hard drive? While in development, this is slightly annoying. The simple workaround is to just click 'Yes' and move on. As [...]

2017-03-22T18:39:17-04:00November 18th, 2013|