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Axiant

An application development system from Unicom Global (www.unicomglobal.com) for client/server environments. Built on the PowerHouse 4GL, Axiant supports Windows and Mac clients and a variety of databases and Unix servers. The Impromptu query language and PowerPlay EIS/DSS system are also components. Included is the WATCOM/SQL database. Axiant was developed by Cognos, which was acquired by IBM in 2008. The PowerHouse product line, including Axiant, was acquired by Unicom in 2013. See PowerHouse and Cognos.
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The Axiant development environment delivers high developer productivity for complex, mission-critical client/server applications.
Both our direct customers and value-added resellers are verifying to us that PowerHouse Client for Windows and Axiant can protect their investments and reduce the cost of moving their applications to newer architectures.
0 can be the bridge to Axiant, Cognos' second-generation client/server application development environment.
Cognos, an HP Channel Partner, has introduced the Axiant client/server environment to facilitate MPE/iX customers' transition to client/server.
Potter commented, "Our plan has been to sustain our PowerHouse business through excellent service and by providing a migration path to client/server with our new graphical development tool, Axiant.
S-Designor bridges design and development by fully integrating with major development tools including PowerBuilder, Uniface, Progress, SQLWindows, Omnis, Axiant and others.
BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 1995--Cognos (NASDAQ:COGNF; TSE:CSN) today announced the immediately availability of Axiant Advantage, a new flexible support and service program for Axiant customers.
Revenue in the fourth quarter from the company's application development tools business, which includes both PowerHouse and Axiant, was $31.
6, 1995 -- Cognos (NASDAQ:COGNF; TSE:CSN) today unveiled Axiant Fast Track, a unique program designed to supply technical expertise to customer organizations creating mission-critical client/server applications using Axiant, Cognos' new client/server application development environment.
BUSINESS WIRE)--January 6, 1995 -- Cognos (NASDAQ:COGNF; TSE:CSN) today unveiled a key portion of its plans for Axiant 2.
The impact of Axiant is starting to be felt," said Potter.
Axiant, Cognos and PowerHouse are registered trademarks of Cognos Incorporated.