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Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1

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Abstract

Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 includes product corrections and enhancements.

Download Description

Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 provides important product corrections and should be applied to all installations.


Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 also provides new functionality and conformance updates:

  • Extensible visualization available for general reporting
  • General improvements in reporting including visualization library improvements and dynamic report booklets
  • General improvements in Cognos Workspace including embeddable and customizable workspaces, more control over widgets, tabs, toolbars and global areas, new recommended visualizations and improved printing
  • Theme Designer including Support from within Cognos Workspace
  • Dynamic Cube API
When upgrading from IBM Cognos BI 10.2.1 to IBM Cognos BI 10.2.1 FP1, a report specification upgrade is required. See the tech note for more information.

Installation Instructions


To Download a Fix Pack

  1. Review the fix pack prerequisites.
  2. Download the appropriate compressed tar file using the FC links in the Download Package section.
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To Install a Fix Pack on Linux or UNIX
  1. Copy the fix pack to the appropriate operating system.
  2. Change to the directory where you have downloaded the fix pack installation image.
  3. Enter the following command: gunzip <filename> .tar.gz | tar xvf –
  4. If you want to see the version of a component before you install it, unpack the tar file to disk, or read the table of contents of the tar file.
  5. Follow the Installation instructions in Chapter 7 of the IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Installation and Configuration Guide.
  6. Apply the fix pack to all installations.
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To Install a Fix Pack on Windows
  1. Change to the directory where you have downloaded the fix pack.
  2. Using your file compress and decompress utility, decompress the .tar.gz file. If you are using WinZip, select the option "use folder names".
  3. If you want to see the version of a component before you install it, unpack the tar file to disk, or read the table of contents of the tar file.
  4. Follow the Installation instructions in Chapter 7 of the IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Installation and Configuration Guide.
  5. Apply the fix pack to all installations.

Note: Our fix packs are cumulative by design. Installing this fix pack will include all updates from previous fix packs.

When upgrading from IBM Cognos BI 10.2.1 to IBM Cognos BI 10.2.1 FP1, a report specification upgrade is required. See the tech note for more information.

The backups that are created during the installation of Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 are located in the bkp folder of the Cognos installation directory. Previously these backups were stored in ../uninstall/backup/.
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Cognos Business Intelligence Installation Guide English 1000
Topic : Installing Fix Packs English 1000
Release Notes English 1000

Download package

It is recommended that you install the latest fix pack available.

Problems solved


Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
Cognos BI 32-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Windows 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 2641404887 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Windows 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 2523293286 FC
Cognos BI 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 AIX 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 1943472701 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 HP-UX Itanium 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 2040109465 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux on System p 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 1793148846 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux x86 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 1889785610 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Oracle Solaris 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 1846835937 FC
Cognos BI 64-Bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux on System z 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 1793148846 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Windows 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 153532497 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 AIX 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 148897729 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 HP Itanium 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 149558394 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux on System p 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 146790154 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux x86 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 146664325 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Oracle Solaris 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 148813905 FC
Cognos RTM 64-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Linux on System z 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 146465095 FC
Cognos Lifecycle Manager 32-bit 10.2.1 FP1 Windows 10 Sep 2013 Language Independent 119537664 FC

Document information

More support for: Cognos Business Intelligence

Software version: 10.2.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4035542

Modified date: 13 September 2013