is a critical part to identify the usage of your social portal. IBM Connections and IBM Websphere Portal use different way to gather statistical data.
Social analytics for IBM Connections
IBM Cognos Connection is used to gather statistical data from IBM Connections. IBM Cognos Connection provides a single access point to all corporate data available in IBM Cognos software. You can use IBM Cognos Connection to work with entries such as reports, analysis, queries, agents, metrics, and packages. You can also use IBM Cognos Connection to create shortcuts, URLs, and pages, and to organize entries. You can personalize IBM Cognos Connection for your own use.
You can use IBM Cognos Connection to create and run reports and cubes and distribute reports. You can also use it to create and run agents and schedule entries.
Social analytics for IBM WebSphere Portal
IBM WebSphere Portal, on the other hand, uses IBM Active Site Analytics
to provide usage information. By default, the common supported way is to use the built-in scripts to write all statistical data gathered with IBM Active Site Analytics in two data collector:
- IBM Coremetrics
- IBM HTTP Server access log.
Another way is to write a custom aggregator script for IBM Active Site Analytics. With this way, you can specify a custom analytics software for collect all statistical data.