Create custom dashboards and applications on the desktop
IBM® Cognos® Insight is a personal analytics solution that empowers users to independently explore, analyze, visualize and share data without relying on IT for assistance. In minutes, analysts and line-of-business managers can create and share custom applications, dashboards and visualizations to help solve individual and workgroup challenges.
IBM Cognos Insight delivers outstanding data interactivity, analysis and visualization capabilities to individual desktop users.
Import, merge and analyze any type of data
Create custom dashboards and applications without scripting
Optimize outcomes through what-if analysis
Create compelling visualizations
Support collaboration and action at the team or enterprise level
Choose business analytics that grows with you
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IBM Cognos Insight introduces analytics solutions for everyone
IBM Cognos Insight is now available in three editions to meet the data analysis and visualization needs of virtually anyone, including individual users, workgroups and midsize organizations, and entire enterprises.
The latest version of IBM Cognos Insight brings you:
IBM Cognos Insight Personal Edition
The free personal edition of Cognos Insight enables you to:
When you have completed your download of Cognos Insight, visit the Cognos Insight Community for a variety of resources to help you get started, including demos, videos and tutorials.
IBM Cognos Insight Standard Edition
IBM Cognos Insight licensed with Cognos Express or Cognos Enterprise
When licensed as part of a server role you get all of the capabilities of the Standard Edition plus:
You may already be entitled to use Cognos Insight at no additional cost if you have Cognos deployed within your organization. Entitlements are included with a variety of user roles in Cognos Express and Cognos Enterprise servers.
|Personal Edition||Standard Edition||Licensed with Cognos Express or Cognos Enterprise roles|
|Commercial use and/or file sharing permitted||No||Yes||Yes|
|Import data from xls/csv||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Import data from databases||No||Yes||Yes|
|Import from pre-built Cognos BI reports or Framework Manager packages||No||Yes ||Yes|
|Save work locally||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Share results with other Cognos Insight users||No||Yes||Yes|
|Publish data and UI to a Cognos Server||No||No||Yes |
|Reuse and extend published content with Web, Mobile and other server user interfaces||No||No||Yes|
|Operating systems supported||Windows||Windows||Windows|
|Subscription and support||AnalyticsZone.com only||Yes||Yes|
|Cost||Free||$515 USD||Included with various roles|
Note: Prices subject to change. Cognos Enterprise is Cognos Insight, Business Intelligence and TM1. Cognos Express may not bundle the most recent version of Cognos Insight. Publishing to a Cognos Server requires at least one appropriate Cognos Administrator role.
 Requires user to also be licensed to access reports and packages from a Cognos Business Intelligence server.
 Some tasks require administrative privileges.
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