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IBM Cognos Planning Health Check Diagnostic

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

Download Description

Run this diagnostic to get a clear indication whether your installed software is compliant with the IBM Cognos Planning version you are running. For more information on this diagnostic, please read the documentation file available with the diagnostic download.

Certain Advantages

  • Checks versions of installed software against supported versions by IBM Cognos Planning.
  • The data gathered from your computer will give you a rating of “Compliant” or “NOT Compliant” for the selected product version and software installed on your machine.
  • Compare the results between a working testing environment and ready to deploy to production environment. Identify and analyze differences.

Summary of Information Collected
  • Database Support
  • Directory Servers
  • Microsoft Excel Hosts
  • Export Format
  • ODBC Database Support
  • Operating Systems
  • Other
  • Terminal Servers
  • Third Party Components
  • Web Browsers
  • Web Servers


  • Supported Windows O/S: Windows 2000, 2003 and XP
  • 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 this 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 Planning Health Check 17 Dec 2010 English 388096 FTP

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    Cross reference information
    Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
    Business Analytics Cognos Planning Not Applicable Windows 10.1, 8.4

    Document information

    More support for: Cognos Planning

    Software version: 8.4

    Operating system(s): Windows

    Reference #: 4020961

    Modified date: 21 March 2011

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