The number of mobile devices has now surpassed personal computers in sales. Many are used for business. Therefore, users expect to access all the applications they need to do their jobs, including Business Intelligence (BI), on these devices.
IBM Cognos Mobile software enables users to interact with trusted BI content on their Apple iPad and iPhone and on their Android tablets and smartphones. Making Cognos Business Intelligence available to more mobile device users invariably raises questions about the security of the BI they view and work with.
This paper describes how Cognos Mobile is secured on Apple and Android tablets and smartphones, with additional information about the Cognos Mobile web application.