Cognos Interview questions


Total available count: 27
Subject - Business Intelligence
Subsubject - Cognos

What is drill down and slicing and dicing what are the difference between them?

  • Drill down means it explains the summary level information to lowest level information
  • Slicing is nothing but cutting edge of the cube
  • Dicing is nothing but viewing the cube in all possible directions

Drill down is the way to get the more detailed data.
Slicing and dicing are to get the data according to the where clause.




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