COGNOS Questions and Answers

What is drill down and slicing and dicing whats the difference between them?

Drilling lets you quickly move from one level of detail to another to explore different aspects of your business. Drilling down moves you down in the hierarchy; drilling up moves you up in the hierarchy.

Slicing and Dicing

While you can drill to look at information at any level, you can slice and dice to select the exact information you want in your report.