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IBM Cognos Insight Book Published by Business Intelligence Expert and Author Sanjeev Datta


Book demonstrates new IBM Cognos software through technical and business-focused guides for organizations.

Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 01, 2012

In an engaging, new book published by Packt Publishing, "IBM Cognos Insight", takes a deep dive into the new IBM Cognos software for organizations - demonstrating how this personal analytics tool can be integrated with other IBM Business Analytics products.

Sanjeev Data, business analytics expert and Practice Director for analytics consultancy, PerformanceG2, authored the book in an effort to expand knowledge of the value Cognos Insight provides organizations. The book offers how-to guides for installing and configuring Cognos Insight, demonstrates how to build financial, marketing and sales workspaces, and teaches how to integrate and collaborate the software with Cognos Business Intelligence solutions.

"This book is for all users, those new to Cognos products, and those who have been using Cognos tools frequently," said Datta. "The book provides an in-depth look into the business analytics arena and best practices for analytics projects, and at the same time, provides coverage of Cognos Insight as a desktop application."

The Cognos Insight topics discussed in this book include building cubes and dimensions, using IBM Cognos TM1 rules to build complex calculations, designing workspaces and new widgets, and more. The book, expected to be released November 2012, can be pre-ordered now at Please email requests for a review copy to Sanjeev Datta at sanjeev.datta(at)performanceg2(dot)com.

About Sanjeev Datta

Sanjeev Datta has over eight years of experience as a Cognos Business Intelligence and Analytics practice director, specializing in data modeling and reporting for the retail, pharmaceutical, insurance, health care and financial industries. Sanjeev is an IBM Cognos Business Analytics Certified technical specialist. For more information about Sanjeev, read his blog at, follow him on twitter at, or email at sanjeev.datta(at)performanceg2(dot)com.

About PerformanceG2, Inc.

PerformanceG2 is a full-service performance management consultancy that can help your organization achieve breakthrough performance. We do this by offering a comprehensive package of performance management solutions, services and software including: business intelligence solutions, custom onsite Cognos training, online Cognos training, financial and data management, Cognos support, staffing and consulting services -- all delivered by our team of experienced consultants and award-winning trainers. For more information about PerformanceG2, visit, call (877) 742.4276, or email at info(at)performanceg2(dot)com.

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