Center for Data, Analytics and Reporting

Welcome to CeDAR

The Center for Data, Analytics and Reporting (CeDAR) is responsible for the direction, development and maintenance of both technical and functional resources available to meet the University's needs for data, analytics and reporting. This includes the Information Warehouse, IBM/Cognos and Tableau Business Intelligence tools, DataStage ETL tools, and any other software acquired to support those needs.  

3211 Cognos Report Viewers in the Warehouse in 2018
1674918 Cognos Reports Executed in 2018
61 Data Marts Represented in the Warehouse

Cognos Analytics (Information Warehouse) will be upgraded to version 11.1.3 over the weekend of October 26th and 27th, 2019. 

Please visit CeDAR's Outage and Notifications page for more information.

A list of all outages and alerts can be found on the OIT homepage.

Our Services

CeDAR staff are always available to consult on current and future information needs. Contact us about any of our services and tools. 

  • CeDAR Sponsored Trainings

    Classes, seminars and workshops are conducted regularly by CeDAR staff to assist members of the Princeton community learn how to use the various...
  • Information Warehouse & Tools

    In existence for 10+ years, The Warehouse houses data for many university offices and departments, including Human Resources, Student Records,...
  • Princeton's Analytic, Visualization & Reporting Tools

    Princeton currently supports IBM/COGNOS suite of BI (Business Intelligence) suite of products create queries and reports in the Information Warehouse...
  • Princeton Metadata

    Metadata is information about data. In order to assist members of the Princeton community to understand their data, Princeton is in the process of...
  • Understanding Data

    Datastage is the university standard tool for the process called Extract, Transform and Load (ETL). It is used to extract data from the various...

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