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3.3.16 Federate Cognos
September 23, 2013
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This task involves working on the newly installed Cognos Business Intelligence server to add the node to the Deployment Manager, and then working on the Deployment Manager to create virtual ports for the new node.
Before you begin
Before attempting to federate the Cognos node to the Deployment Manager, make sure that:
The Deployment Manager is running.
The Cognos server is stopped (if you started it after installation, stop it now by stopping the IBM WebSphere Application Server hosting it).
The system clock on the Cognos server is set to within one minute of the time (and time zone) of the system clock on the Deployment Manager.
The Deployment Manager and the Cognos server are either both registered in the DNS or are referenced in each other’s etc/hosts file.
To check if the Cognos server is started, start the task manager. Here you can see the Cognos Services are running.
In the command line window, change to the Cognos server directory with the
Stop the Cognos server with the
stopserver cognos_server -username wasadmin -password passw0rd
command . Wait until the server stop is completed.
Wait until all Cognos related tasks are disappeared.
Now change to the Application Server binaries directory with the
Then enter the
addnode connections.renovations.com 8879 -includeapps -username wasadmin -password passw0rd
The server is now federating to the cell of the IBM Connections server.
The node is successfully federated.
Log in to your WebSphere Integrated Solutions Console with your WAS Admin account and password.
node and click
The synchronization was successfully initiated.
WebSphere application servers
is started successfully.
Wait until all required Cognos related processes are started.
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