New Features Available in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.6

New Features Available in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.6

Cognos Analytics 11.1.6 went live in April 2020.  This release features a lot of enhancements that greatly improve the user experience. A few of the main ones is a great dashboard UI refresh, a new interactive data table in report authoring and some very welcome changes to data modules. Cognos Analytics has also made a change to licensing. Analytics Users can now use the Exploration functionality without the need for the Analytics...

New Enhancements of IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.3

New Enhancements of IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.3

IBM released its newest version of Cognos Analytics 11.1.3 in July of this summer (see our press release).  The new release includes enhancements to reporting, authoring, dashboarding, data exploration, and its natural language AI assistant, all with the goal of making it easier for non-specialist users to take advantage of self-service business analytics.  Some of the new enhancements to the report authoring capabilities in R3 of...

Top four signs your company needs a data analytics solution

Top four signs your company needs a data analytics solution

Being in the data analytics business for several years now, we’ve talked to a lot of companies.  Most organizations, regardless of their size, generate a deluge of data every day.  Data that they need to make critical decisions about their business that they struggle to access, for various reasons.  So, a lot of the companies we speak to often need a data analytics solution and they don’t even know it yet.  This leads to the...

IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1: AI-Driven, Smart Analytics for Your Business

IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1: AI-Driven, Smart Analytics for Your Business

IBM released Cognos Analytics 11.1 on September 29, 2018.  This all-new version allows you to instantly transform your data into relevant insights using augmented intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), pattern detection, data science and more. Unlike other analytics solutions that only show what is happening across your business, IBM Cognos Analytics goes further, using AI to gain insight on why it happened. Top Cognos Analytics...

Current Trends in Data Analysis that May Help Your Small to Medium-sized Business

Current Trends in Data Analysis that May Help Your Small to Medium-sized Business

Increasingly, more businesses are utilising data to improve their sales, market share, and profits. Data used in this way is called business intelligence, and it can give your small business a competitive edge. There are a number of aspects of business intelligence you should be aware of that you can use to build your business. Our list below covers five recent trends in business intelligence that may be relevant to your business....