Cognos (Cognos Incorporated) was an Ottawa, Ontario-based company making business intelligence (BI) and performance management (PM) software. Founded in 1969, at its peak Cognos employed almost 3,500 people and served more than 23,000 customers in over 135 countries until being acquired by IBM on January 31, 2008. While no longer an independent company, the Cognos name continues to be applied to IBM's line of business intelligence and performance management products.
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  • How Jeff Ogden grew GE revenue by 242% worldwide in 1990

    … you learn something from it. In about 1989. I got a job with Business Objects (now owned by IBM) in New York City as an Account Executive (sales) My experience in the business intelligence industry was zero, but I worked hard and closed a bunch of deals, including Heineken USA. (How we finished last in a Proof of Concept and won the deal is another…

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