Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Free #Collaboration Entitlements in Your #Cognos Solution

Using IBM Cognos 10?  There are FREE ENTITLEMENTS to IBM Files and IBM Profiles that you might not be aware of!

IBM Connections has been voted #1 enterprise Social software package in the world for the 3rd year in a row by IDC!!   Two  major parts of Connections are Files and ProfilesIBM Connections is the perfect compliment to your Cognos dashboard, as it allows you to take "what" that Cognos provides and combine it with the "who?" in order to get an all-encompassing view of business issues and their solutions.

IBM business intelligence (BI) software provides collaboration and social networking capabilities to fuel the exchange of ideas and knowledge that naturally occurs in decision-making processes today. With these collaboration capabilities, you can harness the collective intelligence of your organization to connect people and insights and gain alignment in your organization and with key stakeholders.


With collaboration software built into IBM business intelligence software, you can:
  • Expand the reach and impact of your information and gather input from different perspectives.
  • Share your insights with others and promote organizational alignment.
  • Comment on and annotate documents as a basis for informed dialog.
  • Take advantage of integration with Microsoft Office to share ideas in a familiar interface.
  • Communicate and coordinate tasks to engage the right people at the right time.
Also, here is a very interesting link that describes Collaboration capabilities in IBM Cognos Business Insight provide a bridge between using IBM Cognos Business Intelligence to discover a business problem and acting to resolve it.

Contact me today if you would like to learn more!