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8.7
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Also Known As
Cognos, Cognos Analytics, IBM Cognos AnalyticsWebFOCUS
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Overview

Cognos Software is IBM's Business Intelligence and Performance Management solution, offering BI, strategy management, financial performance, and data analytics applications. Cognos caters to all levels in an organization with products designed for individuals, workgroups, departments, mid-size companies, and big enterprises.

WebFOCUS is a strategic enterprise business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform that enables any executive, manager, analyst, employee, partner, or customer to execute smarter business from trusted data. The platform includes cutting-edge capabilities that provide organizations with everything they need to turn data into insight, and insight into impact.

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Sample Customers
More than 23,000 leading organizations across multiple industries use Cognos. Some examples of Cognos customers include BMW Financial Services, Quinte Health Care, Troy Corporation, Michigan State University, and GKN Land System.Ace Hardware, AutoZone, Fred Hutch, MasterCard, OFS Brands, PostFinance, Real D, Yellow Pages, ABC Financial, AcuSport, BBVA, Babcock
Top Industries
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University10%
Healthcare Company10%
Computer Software Company9%
Financial Services Firm9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company37%
Comms Service Provider9%
Media Company7%
Government6%
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Small Business27%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise54%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business2%
Midsize Enterprise8%
Large Enterprise90%
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Small Business25%
Midsize Enterprise25%
Large Enterprise50%
Find out what your peers are saying about IBM Cognos vs. Information Builders WebFOCUS and other solutions. Updated: March 2020.
439,184 professionals have used our research since 2012.
IBM Cognos is ranked 7th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 5 reviews while Information Builders WebFOCUS is ranked 4th in Predictive Analytics with 10 reviews. IBM Cognos is rated 7.6, while Information Builders WebFOCUS is rated 8.8. The top reviewer of IBM Cognos writes "View all the numbers through one single platform to make business decisions, but pay for the privilege". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Information Builders WebFOCUS writes "Allows decision makers to harness the power of data to make strategic decisions that will advance the goals and objectives of the organization. ". IBM Cognos is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Qlik Sense, Oracle OBIEE and QlikView, whereas Information Builders WebFOCUS is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Oracle OBIEE, Alteryx and Qlik Sense. See our IBM Cognos vs. Information Builders WebFOCUS report.

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