Security is to ensure individuals have access only to the data they need to perform their job responsibilities. IBM Cognos access replicates PeopleSoft Financial, Human Resources and UDSIS access. IBM Cognos access is assigned by Roles. Roles are defined as performing similar functions or having similar status. The University of Delaware has two types of IBM Cognos Roles: USERS or REPORTERS. USERS can run established reports. REPORTERS can run as well as create or modify reports.
For specific information on obtaining IBM Cognos Access refer to the following web page:
IBM Cognos Roles – Verification
To verify the IBM Cognos Roles assigned to users, please click on one of the links below.
The information will be updated at the beginning of each month.
IBM Cognos Server is limited to on-campus network stations, and off-campus users (wireless/Wi Fi) accessing through VPN, Virtual Private Network software.
Refer to the Data Dictionaries for the source or criteria of derived items in the data marts.