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Hands-on Labs

These Hands-on Labs were offered during the 2013 IBM i2 User Conference for existing and prospective IBM i2 customers. Click on the "+" symbol to expand and view pertinent details. The lab sessions are now closed. Thanks to all who attended.

Lab Title: Bringing It Together - The IBM i2 Solution

Application(s): TextChart-iBase; Analyst's Notebook

Level: All Levels

Topics Covered: Performing analysis using IBM i2 TextChart; iBase; Analyst's Notebook

Description: We show you how IBM i2 TextChart; iBase; and Analyst's Notebook work together to make powerful analytical charts.

Available times
Session 6 : 11:00 - 12:00 (Tues)

Lab Title: Social Network Analysis

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Structured Activity-SNA

Description: Interested in learning about the Social Network Analysis package? This structured activity covers the basic measures.

Available times
Session 3 : 2:00 - 3:00 (Mon)
Session 7 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Filtering IBM i2 COPLINK Result Sets : Getting to the Bad Guys

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: Filtering; Creating Mugbooks and Line ups

Description: Learn how to filter down a basic results set using very broad search criteria and update results sets as new information is obtained in a criminal investigation. ; Understand how to interpret a person's detail screen and the documents associated to that person in the database and create lineups and mug books.

Available times
Session 6 : 11:00 - 12:00 (Tues)

Lab Title: IBM i2 COPLINK Detect Refined Searches : Cutting to the Chase

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: Refined Searches; Hyperlinks

Description: Practice conducting refined COPLINK searches using real life crime scenarios and take an in depth look to interpret the results using hyperlinks to "dig deeper" and find out more about what the relationships really mean.

Available times
Session 4 : 3:15 - 4:05 (Mon)
Session 8 : 2:00 - 2:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Basic Data Mining with IBM i2 Analyst's Notebook

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Different types of data; Heat Matrix

Description: Sifting through your data can be an arduous task. Enabling others to understand your findings can be equally difficult. This workshop will focus on using Filters and Histograms to drill down into your data and display your findings in an easy to understand format from within Analyst Notebook.

Available times
Session 1 : 10:45 - 11:45 (Mon)

Lab Title: Querying in IBM i2 iBase

Application(s): iBase

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Complex; Count Queries

Description: This demonstration will show you the best ways of searching your iBase database for entities and links by creating simple and complex queries from scratch.

Available times
Session 2 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Mon)

Lab Title: IBM i2 COPLINK Visualizer

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: Visualizer; Intelligence Analysis

Description: Learn how to easily create and share a visual representation of the association result sets uncovered in using COPLINK Detect for use by patrol officers and investigators to follow up on or track valuable leads; all without the assistance of the often limited resource of highly skilled criminal analysts.

Available times
Session 2 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Mon)

Lab Title: Financial Analysis

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: Importer; Analysis Attributes; Conditional Formatting

Description: Discover how to import simple transactional data into Analyst's Notebook. Also; learn how to implement tools that give meaning to financial data like analysis attributes and conditional formatting.

Available times
Session 4 : 3:15 - 4:05 (Mon)
Session 9 : 3:00 - 3:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: IBM i2 COPLINK Incident Analyzer

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Incident Analyzer; GIS data analysis

Description: Using practical real life assignments; students will learn to extract data on criminal behavior patterns such as burglaries and drug offenses; map them and learn about other features available such as adding defined zones around reported offenses; valuable in intelligence gathering for schools or community groups.

Available times
Session 3 : 2:00 - 3:00 (Mon)
Session 9 : 3:00 - 3:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Introduction to IBM i2 iBase

Application(s): iBase

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: Find; Create Entities or Links; Queries

Description: New to iBase? This demonstration is an introduction to the basic iBase features and functionalities. Learn how you can enter records; find and search for entities and links; and create queries.

Available times
Session 1 : 10:45 - 11:45 (Mon)

Lab Title: Analysis Attributes

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: Attributes; Chart Properties

Description: Discover the advanced intricacies of Analyst's Notebook Analysis Attributes and their powerful statistical and analytical benefits for any chart's dataset.

Available times
Session 3 : 2:00 - 3:00 (Mon)
Session 8 : 2:00 - 2:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: IBM i2 COPLINK Basic Association Searches

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Search; Hyperlinks

Description: Practice conducting basic COPLINK searches using real life crime scenarios and take an in depth look at interpreting the results using hyperlinks to "dig deeper" and find out more about what the relationships really mean.

Available times
Session 5 : 4:15 - 5:15 (Mon)

Lab Title: Introduction to iBM i2 TextChart

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: Structured Activity: Visual Search; List Items; SNA; Conditional Formatting

Description: An introduction of key concepts and basic operations to TextChart; IBM i2's powerful text extraction tool used to create a visual representation of text documents.

Available times
Session 4 : 3:15 - 4:05 (Mon)

Lab Title: Conditional Formatting

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Using different data types and customizing; directional data

Description: Save time searching for answers in high volume toll and financial charts by creating and applying formatting rules that you can share with other analysts.

Available times
Session 5 : 4:15 - 5:15 (Mon)
Session 9 : 3:00 - 3:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Introduction to IBM i2 COPLINK and IBM i2 COPLINK Detect COPLINK Basic

Application(s): COPLINK

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: COPLINK; Search and Filtering

Description: Learn how to conduct one search across multiple records management systems and data sources and uncover relationships among people; places and things; leveraging a single data source that incorporates the data from many different information systems. Looking at the search functions; students will be exposed to the function of a basic search; which finds relationships among all objects queried and displays the results as the most relevant objects.

Available times
Session 1 : 10:45 - 11:45 (Mon)
Session 7 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: iBase Structured Activity

Application(s): iBase

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: iBU Structured Activity ; iBU Structured Activity

Description: Test your metal against a database to see how well you navigate the iBase environment. Given a set of questions; see if you can uncover the story behind the answers in this interactive demonstration.

Available times
Session 5 : 4:15 - 5:15 (Mon)
Session 8 : 2:00 - 2:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Charting with IBM i2 iBase

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook /iBase

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: iBase; Analyst's Notebook

Description: Learn how to create charts with records extracted directly from an iBase database. Discover the functionalities available when these two powerful applications are interfaced.

Available times
Session 7 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Introduction to Importing

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: Importer

Description: Don't be afraid of importing any longer. Learn how to use the IBM i2 Analyst's Notebook Import Editor in seven simple steps.

Available times
Session 2 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Mon)
Session 8 : 2:00 - 2:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: IBM i2 Analyst's Notebook for Beginners

Application(s): Analyst's Notebook

Level: Beginner

Topics Covered: Charting Entities; Links and Attributes

Description: This lab introduces the basic concepts and terminology of the software as well as its features. Take your analysis to the next level with Analyst's Notebook!

Available times
Session 1 : 10:45 - 11:45 (Mon)
Session 6 : 11:00 - 12:00 (Tues)

Lab Title: Customizing the Local Area Repository in IBM i2 Analyst’s Notebook Premium

Application(s): ANB Premium

Level: Advanced

Topics Covered: Analyst's Notebook Premium

Description: Description: Make the Local Analysis Repository work for you. Learn how to customize forms, properties, property groups and manage cards in the schema. An introduction to the Analysis Repository Schema Designer will show you how to design your own schemas for the Local Analysis Repository.

Available times
Session 5 : 4:15 - 5:15 (Mon)

Lab Title: Performing Multidimensional Analysis Using IBM i2's Fraud Intelligence Solution (FIA)

Application(s): ANB Premium, Intelligence Analysis Platform (IAP)

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Analyst’s Notebook Premium, Fraud Intelligence Analysis (FIA), Intelligence Analysis Platform (IAP)

Description: Learn how to use IBM i2’s Analyst’s Notebook Premium to perform multidimensional analysis from disparate data sources through the Intelligence Analysis Platform (IAP) in the IBM i2 Fraud Intelligence Analysis (FIA) solution

Available times
Session 2 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Mon)
Session 6 : 11:00 - 12:00 (Tues)

Lab Title: Using the Local Area Repository in IBM i2 Analyst’s Notebook Premium

Application(s): ANB Premium

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Analyst's Notebook Premium

Description: Learn to create data via Analyst's Notebook Premium charts. Learn how to search for and chart data for analysis. Use the ANB task pane to access the Local Area Repository and understand how schema affect the charting of data. Learn to create sets for grouping records.

Available times
Session 4 : 3:15 - 4:05 (Mon)
Session 7 : 1:00 - 1:50 (Tues)

Lab Title: Using IBM i2 Analyst’s Notebook in Cyber Investigations

Application(s): ANB

Level: Intermediate

Topics Covered: Analyst's Notebook

Description: Learn how to use Analyst's Notebook to analyze Cyber type data. IP communications, Facebook data, the text in messages will be examined in this session. Don't forget to bring your questions with you to share with other attendees.

Available times
Session 3 : 2:00 - 3:00 (Mon)
Session 9 : 3:00 - 3:50 (Tues)