IBM® Cognos Analytics offers smarter, self-service capabilities so you can quickly and confidently identify and act on insight. The engaging experience empowers business users to create and/or personalize dashboards and reports on their own - while providing IT with a proven and scalable solution that is available on premises or on the cloud.

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Integrated solution for data discovery and reporting

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Guided experience to access data and create dashboards/reports

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Consistent web-based experience on all devices, on or offline

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Proven governed platform for performance and scalability

Cognos Analytics web based interface

Analytics when, where, and how you need them

Cognos Analytics is ready when you are with a unified experience that works the same on web or mobile devices, enabling you to quickly find, analyze, create and share insight.

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User experience features

  • Simple intuitive interface
  • Smart search works in context
  • Personalized experience
  • Scheduling and alerts
  • Interactive content available on-line or off-line

Make your data work for you

Working with data should be straightforward and productive not painful. Expand the sphere of people who can proficiently work the data. Features include:

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Data modeling features

  • A complete web-based experience
  • Easy upload of personal/external data
  • Report directly off a data source
  • Effortlessly combine data sources
  • Data models can be automatically generated based on keywords
Cognos Analytics can deliver intent-driven modeling
Cognos Analytics speeds up the creation of professional reports

Bring your data to life

Cognos Analytics is ready when you are with a unified experience that works the same on web or mobile devices, enabling you to quickly find, analyze, create and share insight.

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Reporting and visualization features

  • Intuitive interface lets all users quickly author content
  • Dashboards created using drag and drop on mobile device or desktop
  • Best visualizations automatically recommended
  • Templates and styles let you format reports instantly
  • On demand menus for access to full capabilities over a clean workspace
  • Single interface to create ad hoc or pixel perfect reports, frees up IT

Analytics you can trust for confident action

Confident action comes from access to curated data that eliminate risk and debate over numbers.

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Data integrity features

  • Data protected with layers of permissions, authentication, and history
  • Report integrity maintained regardless of range of inputs across business
  • Controls to protect data whether you’re creating one report for many or many are creating one report
  • Scheduling and alerts
Cognos Analytics allows you to manage schedules and subscriptions to reports
Cognos Analytics: My Content, Team Content, Search, and Recent

Build your collective intelligence

Everyone in the organization can be aligned, but still have freedom to build upon the efforts and insights of others increasing knowledge at every step.

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Sharing features

  • Single solution for both self-service and managed reporting eliminates information silos
  • Smaller focused data modules are easy to combine or augment with more data to reveal new shareable insight
  • Connecting data and users into a scalable ecosystem lets you share broadly and effortlessly
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