IBM Cognos Express is the first and only integrated business intelligence (BI) and planning solution purpose-built to meet the needs of midsize companies. It delivers the essential reporting, analysis, dashboarding, scorecarding, planning, budgeting and forecasting capabilities that midsize companies need at an affordable price. Everything is included in a pre-configured solution that is easy to install, easy to use and easy to buy.
IBM Cognos Express provides midsize companies with consistent, reliable information to answer three critical business questions: How are we doing? Why? and What should we be doing? With insights drawn from answering these questions, managers can make better, faster decisions to drive greater efficiencies, reduce costs and identify new growth opportunities.
IBM Cognos Express offers a complete, integrated self-service solution for a midsize company’s BI and planning needs. The following four modules can be used separately or together:
- IBM Cognos Express Reporter for reporting and ad hoc query
- IBM Cognos Express Advisor for analysis and visualization
- IBM Cognos Express Xcelerator for Microsoft® Excel® based business analysis and optimization
- IBM Cognos Express Planner for planning, budgeting and forecasting
- Reporting for Midsize Companies
- Using BI and BPM to Address the Information Challenges of Midsize Companies
- Transforming Spreadsheets: Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting for Midsize Companies
For more information, visit the official IBM Cognos Express website.