From the Blog
IBM Big Data Hub Blog
  • Oversight, insight and execution: Is your data governance strategy working?
    Posted by michael-lock on November 20, 2017 at 4:19 pm

    Allocating IT budget is a tricky business. Companies need to make choices and manage investment tradeoffs. However, recent Aberdeen research suggests that foundational activities to protect, oversee and manage the data environment through a unified approach to data governance can produce enticing results. […]

  • Data Science for All: What is it? Why care? How do I get it?
    Posted by william-roberts on November 17, 2017 at 3:47 pm

    Organizations everywhere, from massive governments to the smallest start-ups, are in a race for the best-possible data expertise and tools. To help your team understand the data science journey, IBM created the Data Science for All webcast. […]

  • The mainframe isn't going anywhere soon — except maybe to Mars
    Posted by steve-moore on November 17, 2017 at 9:53 am

    Long before humans go to the moon or Mars, we'll need to send unmanned missions to establish the early infrastructure. Don Haderle, a scholar of the mainframe, recently suggested that mainframe computer systems will become the obvious solution for the moon, Mars, and beyond. Learn why. […]

TM1 Tutorials
  • Date Function in TM1: Syntax and Use
    Posted by John on October 30, 2017 at 11:32 pm

    The Date Function in TM1 converts a serial date from a number to a string. For example Date(13947 , 1); will return the string '1998-03-09'. The post Date Function in TM1: Syntax and Use appeared first on Exploring TM1. […]

  • TM1 and Excel Dates No Longer in Conflict!
    Posted by John on October 24, 2017 at 5:35 am

    TM1 and Excel can now share the same serial date system by the use of UseExcelSerialDate=T in your tm1s.cfg file. Here is the details on this development in Planning Analytics. This means that day number 1 is 1-Jan-1900 in both systems. The post TM1 and Excel Dates No Longer in Conflict! appeared first on Exploring TM1. […]

  • How to Create a List Report using a TM1 Active Form
    Posted by John on October 16, 2017 at 3:30 am

    Use Active Forms to create dynamic list reports in Excel using TM1 data, that can be zero suppressed and allow users to expand and contract hierarchies. The post How to Create a List Report using a TM1 Active Form appeared first on Exploring TM1. […]