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Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1

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Abstract

Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 includes product corrections.

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Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 provides important product corrections and should be applied to all installations at your earliest convenience.


This fix pack integrates the following fix packs and interim fixes from Cognos Business Intelligence and Cognos TM1:

  • Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 2
  • Cognos TM1 10.2 Fix Pack 1
  • Cognos TM1 10.2 Fix Pack 1 Interim Fix 1

Guidance on updating the IBM Cognos Express 10.2.1 Gateway can be found in this technote.

Prerequisites

This fix pack requires that Cognos Express 10.2.1 is already installed. An existing installation may optionally include interim fixes for Cognos Express 10.2.1. Our fix packs are cumulative by design. Hence Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1 includes all updates from earlier Cognos Express 10.2.1 interim fixes.

Installation Instructions

1 - Ensure your system has a dedicated 10GB of disk space to upgrade IBM Cognos Express 10.2.1 FP1
2 - Ensure the installed IBM Cognos Express is fully up and running,
3 - Ensure to perform a backup operation from the IBM Cognos Express backup & restore feature before applying this Fix Pack,
4 - Create a folder in your Express 10.2.1 server to extract the required install file,
5 - Using your file compress and decompress utility, decompress the .tar.gz file in the created folder,
6 - Expand the folder and open "winx64h" folder and run "issetup.exe" as administrator to install the fix pack,
7 - Follow the instruction provided in the wizard. The last step may take several minutes to complete.
          Note: All IBM Cognos Express services are automatcially stopped and restarted during this operation.
8 - Completely clear the browser cache before launching the IBM Cognos Express Manager application.

In case Planner or Xcelerator is installed in 10.2.1:

  • Delete the folder <install dir>/tomcat/work/Catalina/localhost/tm1web

Download package

It is recommended that you download and apply this fix pack to all of your Cognos Express 10.2.1 installations at your earliest convenience.


Problems solved

To review the customer reported issues addressed, please refer to the Fix List for Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1.

Cognos Express 10.2..1 Fix Pack 1 integrates the fix pack from Cognos Business Intelligence and the fix pack and interim fix from Cognos TM1 identified in the Description section. As a result, the fixes from these fix packs and interim fixes that are applicable to Cognos Express functionality are also included in the Cognos Express 10.2.1 Fix Pack 1. Please review these individual fix lists for further information on the customer reported issues addressed:

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 Fix Pack 2 Fix List

IBM Cognos TM1 10.2 Fix Pack 1 Fix List

IBM Cognos TM1 10.2 Fix Pack 1 Interim Fix 1 Fix List


Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
Cognos Express 10.2.1 FP1 2014-04-11 Language Independent 3900000 FC

Document information

More support for: Cognos Express

Software version: 10.2.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 4037194

Modified date: 11 April 2014