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IBM buys COGNOS

Posted by decipherinfosys on November 16, 2007

After SAP bought Business Objects, now it’s IBM’s turn to make an acquisition of another great Business Intelligence vendor in the market: COGNOS. eWeek had an interesting post on the topic of how this fits into the IBM offerings – you can read more on that here:

http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759,2215825,00.asp?kc=EWWHNEMNL111507EOAD?kc=EWWHNEMNL111507STR2

and

http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759,2215685,00.asp?kc=EWWHNEMNL111507EOAD

The deal was worth $5 billion.

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