Financial Statement Reporting integration for Cognos Controller
IBM® Cognos® Financial Statement Reporting (FSR) is a unified financial governance solution that focuses on improving financial processes and controls, particularly in the final stages before disclosure.
Cognos FSR helps the finance department improve the timeliness and quality of financial management processes and reporting. It also facilitates audits, extends enterprise resource planning (ERP) transactional controls, and improves financial risk management.
With Cognos FSR, formatted statutory financial reports, including commentary and supplementary notes, are dynamically generated from a central database. Cognos FSR provides a collaborative environment that incorporates workflow and audit trails that contribute to data accuracy and provide effective internal controls for corporate governance.
- Data Integration This feature provides an easy-to-use method to pull data from various data sources, including
- leading ERP systems
- leading consolidation systems
- relational databases
- OLAP databases
- Microsoft Excel
- Output capability
Cognos FSR supports various output options, including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, PDF, XBRL (with any taxonomy), and EDGAR-ready documents (for filing to the SEC).
- User security
Cognos FSR provides controlled access to sensitive information and helps to maintain privacy.
For more information about Cognos FSR, see the IBM Cognos Financial Statement Reporting End User Guide.