Briefly about IBM Cognos Express platform

IBM Cognos Express

IBM Cognos Express is the integrated solution for midsize and small businesses that offers all the essential tools for business intelligence, planning, budgeting and forecasting, which include scorecards, dashboards, visualization and reporting tools. The platform combines the functionalities of IBM Planning Analytics/Cognos TM1 and IBM Cognos Analytics/Cognos BI, is easy to buy, install and use.

IBM Cognos Express has a modular structure where the modules (Express Reporter, Express Advisor, Express Xcelerator, Express Planner) can comprise an integrated IT solution but also function independently.

Platform benefits

The installation takes just a few clicks: all the implementation and administration settings are managed from a single centralized console. IBM Cognos Express has all the essential pre-configured compounds, allowing the users to start working productively
The business users can analyse the information, create and edit reports on their own, without relying on the IT helpdesk. This ensures that the data view is easily understandable.
IBM Cognos Express ensures data precision and coherence across the company. This will help the directors and managers of different departments avoid hasty decisions and the unnecessary arguments about whose data is true.
The platform is easy to buy: IBM Cognos Express package as well as its price enable you to start small, based on just your current needs. With time, the functionality can be gradually increased.
There are no hidden additional costs in the platform, which together with its ease-to-use ensures fast return on the investment and the predictable cost of ownership. You will evaluate your plans better by comparing them with your financial resources and

Platform features

The platform is being used by

Ipsen
Project

Ipsen / Automation of sales planning

Business Car
Project

Business Car Group of Companies / Budgeting automation with IBM Cognos Express

Solutions on the platform

Financial Management
Navicon Budgeting Pharma

Precise financial planning for the pharmaceutical industry

Platforms:
IBM Planning Analytics, IBM Cognos Express
Analytics and Reporting
Navicon DWH&Reporting

Comprehensive solution for business analysis

Platforms:
Microsoft SQL Server, QlikView, Tableau, IBM Cognos Express, IBM Cognos Analytics (Cognos BI)
Planning
Navicon Labour Costs Management

Payroll planning

Platforms:
IBM Planning Analytics, IBM Cognos Express, IBM Cognos Analytics (Cognos BI)

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