White Papers
Why Smarter Business Begins with Better Reporting Tools
Dec 1, 2014
This paper describes the current state of BI reporting, significant trends shaping the industry, and ways in which IBM Cognos Business Intelligence satisfies challenging requirements in demanding, heterogeneous environments.
Better planning and forecasting with IBM Predictive Analytics : Using IBM Cognos TM1 with IBM SPSS Predictive Analytics to build better plans and forecasts
Nov 6, 2014
IBM® Cognos® TM1® has long been a leading platform for planning, budgeting and forecasting. Now, Cognos TM1 can be integrated with both IBM SPSS® Modeler and IBM SPSS Statistics to help the finance teams create plans and forecasts that are more detailed and more accurate than would be possible using these so
IBM Cognos TM1: Planning, analysis and scorecarding capabilities to drive performance management
Nov 5, 2014
Planning, analysis and scorecarding capabilities to drive personal, departmental and enterprise-wide performance management. TM1 Whitepaper
Scorecarding with IBM Cognos TM1: Elevating the role of metrics in high-participation planning
Nov 1, 2014
Scorecards can be an extremely effective tool for helping organizations define, align, monitor, steer and communicate progress toward strategic objectives. The scorecarding capabilities now available in IBM® Cognos® TM1® enable organizations to integrate their metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) int
BI forward: A full view of your business
Oct 30, 2014
What businesses need from BI is a full picture. And that is why it is important to understand that, for now and in the future, BI should help you not only describe and diagnose your past and current performance, but also predict future performance. When your business can do all three, you have a better idea of w