Cognos TM1 10.2.2
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 server
When users surf to TM1 Application Web and login they do not see the icons needed to start Performance Modeller nor do administration work. If some other user surf and login they see the icons needed.
The user is not ADMIN in the published TM1 applications in TM1 application web.
When you login to TM1 application Web at address http://servername.domain.com:9510/pmpsvc/applications.jsp, you are assumed to be Administrator and also be administration inside the TM1 applications connected to the portal.
Normal end users that report values to TM1 applications should start the TM1 Application Web client from clicking on the link in Cognos Connection under IBM Cognos TM1 Application – My Applications folder.
Solve by make the Planning Sample a CAM used application.
Stop Planning Sample service.
Change to IntegratedSecurityMode=2 in C:\Program Files\ibm\cognos\tm1_64\samples\tm1\PlanSamp\TM1S.CFG file
Add the values that point to your BI servers in your TM1S.CFG file.
# CAMURI parameters have to be set to correct BI environment
Save the file and start the Planning Sample service.
You also need to make some changes on the BI servers to get TM1 CAM to work.
Added all TM1 developers, for all existing and new TM1 applications, to the Planning Sample application.
First update the C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Applix\TM1\TM1P.INI file with the value to the BI servers.
AdvancedRulesEditor = T
AllowImportCAMClients = T
CognosGatewayURI = http://BIgatewayservername.domain.com/ibmcognos/cgi-bin/cognosisapi.dll
Save the file.
Start TM1 Architect and click on Planning sample to login as Admin.
Right click on planning sample and select security – clients/groups.
Click on Clients – add new clients.
You should get the Cognos Connection security page up so you can search your AD/LDAP domain for the users you want to add.
Click on your Active Directory folder.
Click on search in top right corner.
Enter the name of the user (this must be correct spelled)
Select Find text in Name and Description field.
Mark the user and click arrow to add the users.
The users are added last in the Clients/groups on planning sample dialog.
Mark the user as ADMIN with a X in the column for ADMIN.
Select save data from menu and exit TM1 Architect.
Now you need to stop the TM1 service for Planning sample.
Change the TM1S.CFG file to IntegratedSecurityMode=5
Start the TM1 service for Planning sample.
Add planning sample to the IBM Cognos TM1 Applications site.
Add these values to TM1S.CFG file to make it work good in TM1 applications web;
AllowSeparateNandCRules = T
Surf to http://tm1servername.domain.com:9510/pmpsvc
Login as a person who already is administrator in TM1 applications there.
Click on the icon far to the right, Administer IBM Cognos TM1 Applications.
In the new page, under Server Names: click ADD
Enter the name of the TM1 host server as admin host.
Select Planning Sample from the drop down list and click OK.
Exit Internet Explorer.
Surf to applications web, click on the icon for performance modeller and now you should be able to select Planning Sample in the dropdown menu when performance modeller starts.
Then next time a user logins – he is an administrator in planning sample application and can start to create the IBM Cognos TM1 Applications for Web.