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Tips – Bedrock 4 for TM1, an interview with Adam Davis
The foundation of Bedrock is and has always been an open source project which means not only is it free for anyone to use, but anyone can contribute to it. Bedrock is now at the fourth version, release at the end of 2019. Adam Davis, the “Father of Bedrock”, discusses what’s new in the latest […]
Tips – Artificial intelligence, machine learning and TM1
On the back of Nicholas’ presentation at the Cubewise EDU TM1 and Planning Analytics User Conference on the subject of using deep learning and predictive forecasting to drive a model, we caught up with him and ask him a few more questions on these hot topics. Key takeaways: Learn about AI at Cognitive Class Go […]
Tips – The benefits of Cubewise CARE for your TM1 and IBM Planning Analytics System
After a project has gone live, do you have a comprehensive post-implementation program for supporting your TM1 users through training, staff augmentation and checks to ensure a stable system? With TM1 designed for high performance, if your TM1 environment is running at less-than-desirable performance, it could deter users from using the system. Learn how you […]
Tips – The TM1 Forum interviews Hubert Heijkers in Sydney 2019
Hubert Heijkers, Chief Architect on the TM1 Server at IBM, presented at the Cubewise EDU conference on “How does the TM1 Server really work?”. In this video interview, Alan Kirk fields questions to Hubert brought up by users on the TM1 Forum. Key takeaways: Future improvements on the next generation TM1 Server to build a […]
Tips – From financial planning to narrative reporting – the story of TM1 at Allegis Group
Recently, Allegis added on top of their extensive IBM Planning Analytics/TM1 environment, a new model on Narrative Reporting, a tool used to translate numbers into meaning dialogue for users. Kate Lu presented on how Apliqo UX improved their budgeting process at the Cubewise EDU conference and here, she recaps her thoughts with Martin Winkler. Key […]
Tips – A discussion on innovation with Manny Perez in Sydney 2019
Innovation is about making complex things simple for end-users, making sure the product performs well, is scalable and also reliable. Manny Perez, the inventor of TM1, talks about why TM1 resonated with so many people and key ideas that innovators should keep in mind. These key principles are: Look for problems Incrementally improve the problem […]
Tips – TM1Web, Planning Analytics upgrades and other developments at Austrade
For over a decade that Austrade has had TM1, more than 200 TM1Web templates were made public for users. A maintenance nightmare for any TM1 support team. When it was time to upgrade TM1 to Planning Analytics, this gave the TM1 support team an excellent opportunity to review all TM1Web templates, streamline what was required […]
Tips – Enhance your report using emoticons in IBM Planning Analytics
Here, I’m going to show how to do this in IBM Planning Analytics, by updating this report to include business logic to display emoticons. Steps: How to set up the Cube How to access emoticons How to apply the logic Result Screenshots are based on these resources: Excel 2016 IBM Planning Analytics 2.0.6 / TM1 […]
Tips – An uneventful upgrade from TM1 9.x to Planning Analytics 2.x
Bank of Queensland (BOQ) had been using TM1 version 9.1.3 for a decade and a business case was drawn up for an upgrade, which got executives to buy in. Shan Attygale presented BOQ’s journey with the TM1 and Planning Analytics community at the Cubewise EDU User Conference on why an upgrade is possible even if […]