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Cognos

(Cognos Inc., Ottawa, Ontario) A business intelligence software company that specialized in application development and 4GL tools. Founded in 1969 as a consulting firm, its PowerHouse 4GL was introduced in the late 1970s for midrange systems. Numerous products included the PowerPlay OLAP analysis tool, Impromptu report and query language and Axiant client/server development system. In 2008, Cognos was acquired by IBM, and the PowerHouse line was acquired by Unicom Global in 2013. See PowerHouse and Axiant.
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Presentation slides for the call can be accessed at the Investor Relations area of the Cognos Web site approximately 15 minutes prior to the start of the call.
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NEW YORK -- Cognos[R] (NASDAQ: COGN) (TSX: CSN), the world leader in business intelligence and performance management solutions, announced strong partner support for Cognos 8 v3, unveiled today.
CONTACT: Media, Sean Reid of Cognos, +1-613-738-1440, or Sean.
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CONTACT: Media: Sean Reid of Cognos, +1-613-738-1440, Sean.
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