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Our latest thoughts on Performance Management and Business Intelligence

Unleash the power of analytics at IBM WOW 2016

By |October 12th, 2016|Categories: Analytics|Tags: , , , , |

From IBM Information on Demand to IBM Insight to the brand new IBM World of Watson, the IBM Insight conference continues to be the premier industry event for data and analytics professionals, delivering unmatched value [...]

New! IBM Cognos Cube Designer Course Offered by DataClarity

By |March 9th, 2016|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , |

The long-awaited IBM Cognos Cube Designer is here! This is a two-day, instructor-led course that is designed to provide participants with the knowledge to model metadata using the IBM Cognos Cube Designer and its [...]

How do you get IBM Cognos certified?

By |November 25th, 2015|Categories: Products|Tags: , , , |

You might have wondered…. How do I get IBM Cognos certified? The tests are administered by Pearson VUE and they have locations all over the US. From the IBM webpage you will see that [...]

How to build Report Studio reports using multidimensional cubes as a source

By |May 4th, 2015|Categories: Education, Products|Tags: , , , |

Are you building Report Studio reports using multidimensional cubes as a source? Are you wondering how to use multidimensional functions such as ancestor, periodsToDate, or cousin? Would you like to know how to create a [...]

Managing Sales Compensation against Sales Profitability

By |July 22nd, 2013|Categories: Sales|Tags: , , , , |

Over the last 5 years we have seen dramatic changes in the economic world. This includes a number of Regulatory changes that included TARP, Guidance on Sound Incentive Compensation Policies, and Dodd-Frank. While there is [...]

Making sense of Sales Performance Management

By |January 10th, 2013|Categories: Sales|Tags: , , , , |

There is a lot of buzz around Business Performance Management and the need for tools for organizations to analyze and set expectations. There is a lot of interest in the Sales Performance Management tools as [...]