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Why IBM® Cognos® Analytics?

Accelerate data prep with AI

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Accelerate data prep with AI

Use built-in AI to accelerate and improve blending data or finding the optimal tables for your model.

Automate data exploration

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Automate data exploration

AI helps uncover hidden trends and drivers so you can get the facts behind your data and deliver insights in real time.

Visualize and report on data

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Visualize and report on data

Create powerful visualizations, tell the story of your data and share insights via email, Slack, or the mobile app.

Scale and integrate

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Scale and integrate

Bring together advanced analytics and data science into daily operations and seize new opportunities.

Protect your data

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Protect your data

Governed self-service adapts to your requirements and protects data from misuse.

Modernize and maximize your investment

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Modernize and maximize your investment

Deploy where you need it — on premises, on cloud, on IBM Cloud Pak® for Data, or a hybrid option.

An IBM-commissioned Forrester Consulting study finds a potential 204% ROI that may be realized by deploying Cognos Analytics.

What people are saying about Cognos Analytics

Analytics hero

Heather Gardner uses Cognos Analytics to create a cleaner future at Alliant Energy.

BARC names IBM market leader in BI

In the 2020 BARC Score for Enterprise BI & Analytics Platforms, the Business Application Resource Center named IBM a market leader.


Uses automated testing to quickly validate insights drawn from thousands of complex analytical reports.

Mueller, Inc.

Mueller achieves deeper insights faster by allowing them to get more out of existing data assets with an AI-infused BI and analytics tool.

Mohegan Sun

Teams can refine their analysis and use the advanced analytics and machine learning to generate more relevant insights.


WestJet is empowering staff to gain insight with IBM Analytics, helping them make smarter decisions to keep everything running smoothly.

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