Turn insights into action with IBM Business Analytics


What is data visualization?

Identify patterns and relationships within your data visually, using charts and graphs.

Journey to AI Blog

A direct line to analytics content and conversation from IBM thought-leaders, SMEs and practitioners.

Data and AI Accelerator Catalog

Discover how Cognos Analytics can work for you with best practice guides, industry use cases, dashboards and more.

IBM Knowledge Center

Find information about installing, using, and administering IBM Cognos Analytics.

Learn why IBM was named a Market Leader in the Integrated Planning & Analytics report from BARC Research.


Product demos

AI in Cognos 11.1

Cognos Analytics goes further, using AI to gain insight on the why, not just the what.

Cognos dashboarding

See new capabilities like custom color palettes, snap-to-grid, custom polygons, lasso elements, and automated visualizations.

Cognos Explore

Discover the breadth of your potential and how you can explore and understand your data better than ever.

Client success

North York General Hospital

Uses Cognos to improve quality of care with powerful, flexible analytics

Ministry of Defence

Uses Cognos Analytics to enable users to visualize financial and operational information and automatically generate reports on cross-functional data to unlock innovation

Atlanta Public Schools

Shares insights with upper management and leverages Cognos BI to help plan for the future


Builds automated reports and dashboards with Cognos Analytics to uncover deeper insights into their business operations

A-Gas International

Gains holistic business view across 16 entities through dashboards displaying aggregated data


Accelerates their supply chain operations with data-driven insights from Cognos

Try Cognos Analytics at no cost for 30 days


  • Web based data modeling - Upload, connect to, join and model your data
  • Interactive dashboards and enterprise reports - Up to 5 users can join the same trial instance
  • Data exploration and prediction - Predictive forecasting, decision trees, AI assistant and more