Access the Notes Application from the BI Application

  1. If using External Staging, DataBridge automates and schedules the transfer of data from the target application to a relational database.
  2. Use one of the studios in Cognos to build a report using the published metadata package.
  3. If using Direct Access, the BI server queries directly against the live target application.
  4. If using External Staging, the Cognos Server queries the image of the application data stored in the relational database.
  5. Reports are stored on the BI server.