Deployment tips for Orient Me, Metrics & Customizer (ComponentPack 6.0.0.4)

Last week IBM released ComponentPack 6.0.0.4 which includes an updated Orient Me version, the new Elasticsearch based Metrics as well as the Connections Customizer. In this post, I would like to share some of the stuff I learned in my first installations and updates. Continue reading “Deployment tips for Orient Me, Metrics & Customizer (ComponentPack 6.0.0.4)”

Using Connections Metrics with IE 11

When using Connections Metrics with IE 11 you have to wait some minutes until the graphs will displayed in your browser. This behaviour occurs because of a compatibility problem with Cognos and Internet Explorer.

Cognos BI 10.2.2 itself supports IE 11 only in the compatibility mode which is not forced by the Connections Metrics App. This causes that the Cognos iFrame within the Connections Metrics App stops working as it should. On customer side I had waiting times up to ten minutes until the graphs loaded completely. Continue reading “Using Connections Metrics with IE 11”