Platform

On Premises

IBM® Cognos® Enterprise Planning

IBM® Cognos® Planning enables you to develop plans, budgets and forecasts faster and more efficiently. Cognos Planning lets you create, compare and evaluate business scenarios. It also enables you to use best practices such as driver-based planning and rolling forecasts to determine resource requirements and future business results. Cognos Planning integrates operational and financial planning in real time, so you can anticipate resource requirements and future business performance.

  • Driver-based plans and models-create planning models that accurately reflect your business in detail.
  • Reliable numbers-eliminate spreadsheet errors.
  • Greater participation-collect input from participants in all divisions and locations within your organization.

IBM® Cognos® TM1®

IBM Cognos® TM1® is an enterprise pmodels lanning software platform that can transform your entire planning cycle, from target setting and budgeting to reporting, score carding, analysis and forecasting. Available as an on-premise or on-cloud solution, and with extensive mobile capabilities, Cognos® TM1 enables you to collaborate on plans, budgets and forecasts. You can analyze data, and create models - including profitability models - to reflect a constantly evolving business environment. In addition, integrated scorecards and strategy management capabilities help you monitor performance metrics and align resources and initiatives with corporate objectives and market events.

IBM® Cognos® Controller

IBM® Cognos® Controller is financial consolidation software that supports the complete close, consolidate and report process. Automate and accelerate the close process with a full suite of financial consolidation software designed for finance users. Cognos Controller allows you to deliver complete financial results, create financial and management reports, and provide the chief financial officer (CFO) with an enterprise view of key financial ratios and metrics.

  • Finance owns the consolidation process-Define and maintain all financial consolidation rules and processes from the office of finance - no IT assistance required.
  • Full financial close management solution-Address your extended financial close process.
  • Scalable to serve both midsize and larger organizations-Handle simple to complex close, consolidation and reporting process requirements.
  • Integration with both IBM and non-IBM systems-Work with financial data in a variety of formats.
  • Local and global financial consolidation-Meet the complete range of consolidation and reporting requirements including International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Cloud-based deployment option-provides the functionality of the on-premise solution with faster deployment.

IBM® Cognos® BI

IBM® Cognos® BI provides a unified workspace for business intelligence and analytics that the entire organization can use to answer key business questions and outperform the competition. With IBM Cognos BI, users can:

  • Easily view, assemble and personalize information
  • Explore all types of information from all angles to assess the current business situation Analyze facts and anticipate tactical and strategic implications by simply shifting from viewing to more advanced, predictive or what-if analysis.
  • Collaborate to establish decision networks to share insights and drive toward a collective intelligence
  • Provide transparency and accountability to drive alignment and consensus.
  • Communicate and coordinate tasks to engage the right people at the right time.
  • Access information and take action anywhere, taking advantage of mobile devices and real-time analytics.
  • Integrate and link analytics in everyday work to business workflow and process.

IBM® Cognos® Disclosure Management

IBM® Cognos® Disclosure Management is a secure, collaborative, enterprise-scalable reporting and process automation solution that enables users to merge enterprise data with focused narrative analysis in a controlled, auditable environment. It enables organizations both large and small--from multinationals to midsize companies--to automate the collection of data in a single, dynamic reporting and analysis solution. Multiple participants in different departments can collaborate in the assembly of complex reports, working independently while ensuring that proper controls and approvals are in place. Cognos Disclosure Management provides integrated tagging to use on various regulatory filings, including Basel III and Solvency II "Full Measures", and can create extension taxonomies with pivot based navigation for easy review.

  • Enterprise disclosure management-Combine financial data from a variety of sources with in-depth narrative analysis for internal and external reporting across any department.
  • Financial management process automation-Replace time-consuming manual processes with intelligent process design and automation.
  • Security, control and governance-Manage documents in a collaborative yet secure environment with visibility into the report generation process.
  • Cloud-based deployment-Provide all the functionality of the on-premise solution with the flexibility of the cloud.

IBM® Watson Analytics

Watson Analytics offers you the benefits of advanced analytics without the complexity. A smart data discovery service available on the cloud, it guides data exploration, automates predictive analytics and enables effortless dashboard and info graphic creation. You can get answers and new insights to make confident decisions in minutes-all on your own.
Why you need Watson Analytics:

  • To answer business questions
  • To take confident action on insights
  • To create dashboard and share your insights
  • To analyse trusted data

IBM® SPSS® Statistics

IBM® SPSS® Statistics Base is statistical analysis software that delivers the core capabilities you need to take the analytical process from start to finish. You can access, manage and analyze virtually any kind of structured or unstructured data, including survey and web data, and information in corporate databases. SPSS Statistics Base includes a broad range of statistical procedures to help you understand your data and generate reliable results. As a result, non-technical business users and experienced data analysts alike can respond quickly to rapidly changing needs and drive better decisions and outcomes in every area of the organization.
SPSS Statistics Base provides essential capabilities for every step of the analytical process.

  • A broad range of analytical procedures to solve common business challenges.
  • Tools and techniques for understanding large and complex datasets.
  • Built-in time-saving features to prepare data for analysis.
  • Powerful OLAP-based reporting that empowers business users to see different views of data and develop reports.
  • Presentation-ready charts and graphics to clearly communicate the significance of your findings.

On Cloud

IBM Cognos Analytics

IBM Cognos Analytics introduces smarter self-service that guides you in generating insights from data for impressive and effective presentation. With experience in delivering mission-critical analytics, Cognos Analytics helps you meet all your organization's needs in one integrated solution, available on premises or the cloud. Instantly share insights by amplifying and incorporating them into everyday actions. With an interactive and intuitive web experience you can personalize content and create dashboards from anywhere, anytime on desktop or mobile device. The guided self-service approach anticipates user intent, makes recommendations and automates the analytics process to quickly and independently get results. IBM Cognos Analytics also allows you to collaborate across teams, organizations, and ecosystems to amplify value and offer the scalability, governance, security and performance demanded by organizations today.
IBM Cognos Analytics features:

  • A complete web-based experience, with no need for desktop tools.
  • A consistent user experience and simple dashboard creation from your desktop or mobile device.
  • The convenience of cloud with no requirement to move your data.
  • The ability to create online and offline reports that work in disconnected mode.
  • A system that connects people, their ideas and insights, to improve business processes and increase collective intelligence.
  • A single environment that spans departmental and enterprise reporting.

IBM Planning Analytics

IBM Planning Analytics goes beyond simply automating your planning, budgeting and forecasting processes. It provides self-service analytics to all of your business users through an innovative planning workspace that empowers business users to seek better business results. It delivers insights automatically from your data and helps you pull ahead of competitors and stay agile for the changes ahead.

  • Speed: Keep your spreadsheets, move to the cloud - You can keep using your Microsoft Excel expertise with our cloud-based solution. They complement each other.
  • Agility: Find the answers automatically from your data - Know, with confidence, what drives positive results in your business and express it in your plans, analyses and forecasts.
  • Foresight: Planning with analytics gives you a clear view of what's ahead - Planning without analytics is planning without insight. Stop analyzing the wake behind you and see where you're headed.

IBM Predictive Analytics

Predictive Analytics brings together advanced analytics capabilities spanning ad-hoc statistical analysis, predictive modelling, data mining, text analytics, entity analytics, optimization, real-time scoring, machine learning and more. IBM puts these capabilities into the hands of business users, data scientists, and developers.

  • Deploy Insights into business Processes - IBM provides not only the means to create insight, but the ability to deploy directly into business processes. When an organization is able to deploy predictive intelligence at the point of impact, the value of analytical projects are amplified and the promise of predictive transformation can be realized.
  • Full breadth of analytical techniques - IBM provides analytical techniques designed to tackle data, whether big or small. From data munging capabilities, big data-enabled algorithms and geospatial, entity, text and sentiment analytics to mathematical optimization, decision management and hundreds of native analytics functions-all are battle-tested by some of the most demanding analytics customers.
  • Hands on predictive analytics - IBM offers integrated tools that span every stage of the analytical process for all levels of competency. User-friendly products allow collaboration whether for survey data collection or for statistics and data mining. Predictive analytics are designed to grow analytical capabilities within the enterprise at a pace that makes sense for the user and the business.
  • Embrace and extend open source - New open source technologies have changed the landscape of advanced analytics. Data scientists have embraced R, Python, Spark™, Hadoop™ and are always looking for new ways to solve data. IBM products are meant to compliment, extend, and improve on open source technologies - not compete with it.