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    »Cowtown Rodeo 2014

    September 22, 2014 7:30 PM

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    Pilesgrove Township, NJ 08098

    »NHL Preseason: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Washington Capitals

    September 22, 2014 7:00 PM

    The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League team, based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They compete in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The Flyers entered the NHL in 1967 as expansion team and were the first non "Original Six" team to win a Stanley Cup. Their main rivals include the New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils and Pittsburgh Penguins.

    3601 South Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19148

    »A Filmmaker Visit: Xiaolu Guo

    September 22, 2014 7:00 PM

    3701 Chestnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    »Monday Jazz Jam

    September 22, 2014 5:30 PM

    3025 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    »Philly Rising Open Stage

    September 22, 2014 7:00 PM

    3025 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    »Death Under Glass

    September 22, 2014

    Death Under Glass allows visitors to take a microscopic look at some of the colorful but dangerous causes of death. Medical examiner Marianne Hamel and forensic photographer Nikki Johnson are the artists of the exhibit. The images show human tissue after death through a 1000-times magnified object lens. Every disease and injury got its own significant shape, color and texture.   

    19 South 22nd Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Solovei The Mentalist

    September 22, 2014 8:00 PM

    2030 Sansom Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Iron Sketch

    September 22, 2014 11:55 PM

    Iron Sketch is a monthly competitive sketch show hosted by The Chairman for Philly Improv Theater every 1st Thursday of the month."The Chairman” opens Iron Sketch to anyone provided they will pledge their time & efforts over a single month to writing, producing, and performing ten minutes of original, sketch comedy. Each contestant will be asked to collaborate with randomly assigned teammates and will work under the supervision & direction of a mentor.Each month, twelve respondents will be randomly picked & divided into groups of three. The groups will then have a month to write and develop their show with their assigned mentor. The teams then present their shows to a live audience and star-studded panel of judges!

    2030 Sansom Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Ocean Soul

    September 22, 2014

    The renowned photographer Brian Skerry latest work with National Geographic is a 50-picture series about the depths of the ocean. The underwater oasis, which harbors many different specimens, structures and colors, is beautiful and mystical at the same time. Skerry's work also aims to bring awareness of the danger the ocean is in. The Global fish crisis and pollution are just some of the themes showcased in this exhibit.   

    222 North 20th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science

    September 22, 2014

    Christopher Marley's art, made up of different specimens of insects, is featured in the exhibit Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science. The variety of colors and textures allows viewers to see behind the beauty of nature. Marley creates visually elegant and intriguing mosaic pieces with a diversity of bugs, butterflies and beetles. The exhibit also displays different specimens alongside Marley's art to illustrated and explain why scientists pin insects on boards for their research.  

    1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Audubon Page Turning

    September 22, 2014 3:15 PM

    1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

    »Ibm Cognos 10.2 Framework Manager Fundamentals And Advanced Training Courses- Philadelphia

    September 22, 2014 8:30 AM

    IBM Cognos BI Framework Manager FundamentalsMillions of dollars are wasted every year on Business Intelligence implementations that fail to provide a clear strategic architecture to presenting corporate information for end user consumption. If the data is organized in a concise, consistent manner, and performs well, the project will be well received and accepted around the organization. In order to achieve this, a solid understanding of the IBM Cognos Framework Manager tool is necessary. Based on a proven training curriculum, the Ironside Group will provide instructor-led classes that highlight the important steps to be considered during the design and implementation process of a Framework model.Course OutlineThis three-day instructor-led metadata modeling course is best fitted for the following audiences:New to both metadata modeling and data warehousingUpgrading from previous versionsKnowledge refresherDuring the session, students will be introduced to the entire Framework Manager lifecycle, beginning with the planning phase, all the way through to publishing the model for user consumption. Each topic will be highlighted with in-depth workshops, question and answer sessions, and tips and techniques drawn from over 15 plus years of cross industry experience.ObservationsThe curriculum is based on the most recent version of IBM Cognos 10 Framework Manager, and uses the sample data sources included in the IBM Cognos BI 10 Samples package. All our instructors are IBM Cognos certified relational data modelers. They also provide the benefit of having up to 15 years of real-world experience. Our manuals are aimed at self-study.Pre-requisitesA good comprehension of Microsoft Windows is mandatory in order to navigate. An understanding of the standard IBM Cognos 10 BI portal (Cognos Connection) is a benefit.High-level CurriculumFramework Manager OverviewAccess your DataFramework Manager Objects and TerminologyCreate Packages Organize your ProjectsGenerating and Creating RelationshipsFiltersCalculationsWork with Dimensionally Modeled DataExtra FeaturesIBM Cognos BI Framework Manager AdvancedOne of the challenges facing information managers today is the need to inter-relate different sources and types of information. Understanding the structure and architecture of the data make the above-mentioned scenario possible; metadata is the means by which this happens. Whether it is an ERP system or an e-commerce system that needs to exchange data between proprietary applications, IBM Cognos Framework Manager is the correct application for organizing and reporting on inter-related disparate data sources. Based on a proven training curriculum, the Ironside Group will provide instructor-led classes that highlight the important steps to be considered during the design and implementation process of your metadata model.Course OutlineThis two-day instructor-led metadata modeling course is best fitted for professional metadata modelers. During the session, students will dive into the more obscure Framework Manager lifecycle options. Each topic will be highlighted with in-depth workshops, question and answer sessions, and tips and techniques drawn from over 15 plus years of cross industry experience.ObservationsThe curriculum is based on the most recent version of IBM Cognos 10 Framework Manager, and uses the sample data sources included in the IBM Cognos BI 10 Samples package. All our instructors are IBM Cognos certified relational data modelers. They also provide the benefit of having up to 15 years of real-world experience. Our manuals are aimed at self-study.Pre-requisitesA good comprehension of Microsoft Windows is mandatory in order to navigate. Prior IBM Cognos 10 Framework Manager knowledge is required.High-level CurriculumQuery generation architecture overviewCognos SQL vs. Native SQLAggregation rulesMulti-fact/multi-grain queriesCommon data trap overviewLeveraging session and custom parametersUse of macrosExtra FeaturesTransportation, Lodging and DiningPlease contact us for additional information regarding transportation to and from the the Ironside Group as well as nearby dining and lodging accommodations.  The Ironside Group Inc. Commitment to ExcellenceAt Ironside, we firmly believe that a solid understanding of the technology is only part of the puzzle. Listening, and partnering with you, our customer is the most critical part of any project. Because our educators have a varied background, they can look at problems with a different perspective, and often provide specific examples and exercises on the fly. Our goal is to make students independent by allowing them to provide concepts and methods to improve business decisions on a daily basis.

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    Philadelphia, PA 19102
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