IBM Cognos Planning enables you to develop plans, budgets and forecasts faster and more efficiently. Cognos Planning lets you create, compare and evaluate business scenarios.
The Contributor component of Cognos Enterprise Planning Series extends the planning solution to every area of the enterprise and beyond to employees, resellers, suppliers, and customers worldwide.
BM Cognos TM1 is an enterprise planning software platform that can transform your entire planning cycle, from target setting and budgeting to reporting, scorecarding, analysis and forecasting.
Cognos enables you to collaborate on plans, budgets and forecasts. You can analyze data, and create models,including profitability models, to reflect a constantly evolving business environment.
I am a fully certified Cognos Planning Consultant and former end user with over ten years of real Cognos experience in high profile projects from green field sites to system audits and reviews. I am fully versed in all versions and elements of Cognos Enterprise Planning software from 7.1 to 10.2 and have worked on major Planning projects including Amlin Insurance, Topps International, Travelport and Tullow Oil Plc.
During my 12 years in consulting I have developed and implemented systems in more than 14 companiesí world wide within a blue chip environment. As a result of my significant project experience and knowledge of business processes I naturally assume the role of trusted advisor to the development team, project management and project sponsors alike.
18 years of my pre-Cognos career was spent as a management accountant working at unit and group level for Forte Hotels PLC.
For organizations looking to improve both operational and financial planning, IBM Cognos 8 Planning provides unprecedented power and flexibility to turn sophisticated strategy into discrete plans, budgets, and forecasts.IBM Cognos 8 Planning is a finance-managed solution that provides real-time visibility into resource requirements and future business results. It supports best practices such as driver-based planning and rolling forecasts, and serves as the cornerstone for enterprise-wide performance management.
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Simon's product knowledge is of the highest standard and his positive, can-do attitude makes him a great team player who never fails to deliver. His interpersonal skills and ability to clearly communicate at all levels makes him a first class consultant in his field. Richard Leech - Forgehouse Consultancy
Topps Europe Ltd. Topps Europe is a subsidiary of The Topps Company Inc. and is an international marketer of entertainment products, principally sticker collections, collectible trading cards and confectionery.
Galileo GDS (part of Travelport). Galileo distributes travel inventory from multiple supplier sources through direct-to-desktop systems, as well as providing e-ticketing and booking products for airlines and travel agencies.
Kelvin Hughes. World leader in the design and manufacture of marine navigation systems and the supply of navigational data including paper and electronic charts and nautical publications
Intercontinental Hotels Group. IHG Plc is the worlds largest international hotel company with more guest rooms than any other operator