CarpeDatum Consulting has provided solutions for some of the world's largest companies in industries including energy, manufacturing, automotive, and telecommunications.

We help some of the top companies select, design, and implement the right complement of tools to maximize the value of their technology investments.


IBM/Cognos


cognos_partnerlogo.pngCognos, an IBM Company, is the world leader in business intelligence and performance management solutions. The company provides world-class enterprise planning and business intelligence software to help companies plan, understand and manage financial and operational performance. 
The Cognos platform reaches farther, deploys easier and reacts faster than any business analytics solution available today.

IBM Cognos TM1

Since 1997, CarpeDatum has been implementing solutions with Cognos TM1. TM1 is a complete performance management application that can be used to power analysis of financial, operational, sales, employee and other business data. TM1 has proven successful in thousands of customer implementations and is renowned for its ability to put financial managers in firm control of their performance data.



ibm_partnerlogo.pngIBM Cognos TM1 offers:

  • Ease of use, thanks to a development environment that enables users to create sophisticated applications with no need for programming or traditional IT skills
  • A patented in-memory calculation engine that provides compact data storage and exceptionally fast performance
  • Model design and data access that presents business information in familiar formats
  • An intuitive, flexible approach, which enables users to easily express complex, multi-dimensional business rules (for example, cost allocation rules which span multiple cost centers or products)
  • Built-in data integration capabilities to access IT-managed systems of record
  • Strong integration with IBM Cognos 8 Planning, IBM Cognos 8 Controller, IBM Cognos 8 Business Intelligence and IBM Cognos 8 Business Viewpoint.

IBM Cognos 8 is the single highest scoring BI platform in the survey sample conducted by Gartner. Particular areas of strength were reported as infrastructure, metadata management, workflow and collaboration, reporting, ad hoc query, Microsoft Office integration, advanced visualization, and scorecarding.

Learn More: http://www-01.ibm.com/software/data/cognos/

Cognos TM1 Demo : http://download.boulder.ibm.com/ibmdl/pub/software/data/sw-library/cognos/demos/od_tm1/