Tag Archive for: Cognos Session

As a system administrator there are a number of factors that must be considered in regards to overall system stability, usability and performance. One of the many configurations to consider is the Session Timeout settings. For example, you might be asked to set a Session Timeout to a certain number of minutes to prevent reports from consuming resources for an extended period of time or your users may be complaining the Session Timeout is too short to run some reports. This of course leads to the question: How do I adjust the Session Timeout settings? Before we get to the answer, let’s first take a quick look where a Session Timeout may be generated. Read more