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IBM Cognos 8 Controller Health Check Diagnostic

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This diagnostic gathers software version information as per the published conformance document IBM Cognos 8 Controller version 8.1 Software Environments

Download Description

Run this diagnostic to get a clear indication whether your installed software is compliant against the IBM Cognos 8 Controller version you are running.

Certain Advantages

  • Checks the versions of installed software against supported versions by IBM Cognos Controller.
  • The data gathered from your computer will give you a rating of “Compliant” or “NOT Compliant” for the selected products installed on your machine.

Summary of Information Collected
  • Authentication Providers
  • Database Support
  • Directory Servers
  • Microsoft Excel Hosts
  • Export Format Targets
  • Operating Systems
  • Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Terminal Servers
  • Third Party Components
  • Web Browsers
  • Web Servers


  • Sun Microsystems Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
    • JRE version 1.4.x or higher must be installed
    • Sun Microsystems Java must be in the system path
  • Installation Instructions

    To Run Diagnostic do one of the following steps:

  • From a Microsoft Windows DOS command, run the batch file.
    • This is the recommended way, as progress will appear in the command window.
  • Run the jar file
    • This will run in the background, no progress will appear, only the result once the diagnostic has been completed.
  • Download package

    Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
    IBM Cognos 8 Controller HealthCheck 25/10/2008 English 113596 FTP

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    Document information

    More support for: Cognos Controller

    Software version: 8.1, 8.1MR1

    Operating system(s): Windows

    Reference #: 4020959

    Modified date: 20 March 2010

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