IBM Cognos for Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting

Your planning, budgeting, forecasting, analysis and scorecarding solution

When it comes to your critical planning processes, don’t compromise. You can have a fast, flexible and complete solution that embeds powerful analytics into everyday decision-making – in the deployment model of your choice.

IBM Planning Analytics goes beyond automating manual planning, budgeting and forecasting processes. It provides self-service analytics to all of your business users through an innovative planning workspace. It discovers insights automatically, directly from your data and helps you pull ahead of competitors and stay agile for whatever lies ahead. And it can be deployed in cloud, on-premises, or mixed deployment environments.

Speed: Automate your manual planning, budgeting and forecasting processes with a solution built on the powerful OLAP engine of IBM TM1.

Agility: Adapt your plans, budgets and forecasts to changing business conditions. Quickly align financial plans with corporate objectives, linked to operational tactics and market events.

Foresight: Uncover predictive insights automatically from your data. IBM Planning Analytics blends powerful, what-if modeling with the statistical analysis and predictive capabilities of IBM Watson Analytics for faster, forward-looking decision making.