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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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ParAccel Inc, provider of the world's fastest analytic database, has announced a partnership with IBM to integrate the Cognos business intelligence platform with the ParAccel Analytic Database (PABD).
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Dubbed Cognos Express, the applications are meant for businesses with between 100 and 999 workers, said Ben Plummer, GM of the IBM Cognos midmarket business unit.