Cognos Analytics V11

IBM announced that IBM Cognos Analytics V11 is now available to download.

Cognos Analytics V11 enhances the efficiency and capabilities of business users, report authors, and administrators alike through a simplification of and the graduated nature of its user experience. The solution offers more capabilities by allowing users to reduce or eliminate IT intervention for many previous tasks. This gives users more self-service options and ultimately advances the analytic expertise of the enterprise. In the past, users might have utilized a range of different tools to accomplish similar goals. They can now capture insights more efficiently through a guided experience that interprets their intent and supports them with a suggested path, leading where they want to go.

Cognos Analytics V11 helps you do the following:
  • Improve the spectrum and confidence of reporting while using trusted and curated data from existing sources.
  • Reuse content from others and share personal insights at the scale-of-the business without time-consuming migration.
  • Use hybrid cloud capabilities by working from on-premises and cloud deployments while accessing dozens of data sources (on-premises and cloud based).
IBM DB2 technology significantly offers increased data protection, scalability, and performance for all its database intensive operations. It is designed to manage data more effectively and efficiently. Greater availability is delivered through enhancements such as online, automated database reorganization. In addition, the increased scalability and the ability to leverage the latest in server technology helps deliver increased performance of backup and recovery processes.

Statement of general direction

Support for the following features and products will not be continued after the current release:
  •     Cognos Query Studio
  •     Cognos Analysis Studio
  •     Cognos Workspace

For more details click here to download and read IBM’s Software Announcement document. 

Posted on December 23, 2015