The purpose of the Quality Assurance in CU's Reporting Initiative course is to provide participants with an overview of the data quality issues and behind the scenes technical endeavors necessary to support the Cognos Reporting System at the University of Colorado.

 Program Level: Basic

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: N/A

Instructional Method: Group-Live

Instructor: Sarju Khadka

Recommended CPE Credit: 1 Hour

Field of Study: Information Technology

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify different definitions of "Quality";
  • Describe the University of Colorado's quality goals for its reporting initiative;
  • Define the industry terms "regression testing" and "continuous integration"; and,
  • Describe the technical architecture of the University of Colorado's reporting initiative.

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