Kamath, John-paul
November 2007
Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p66
Trade Publication
The article reports that International Business Machines Corp. will buy business intelligence software supplier Cognos Inc. for about £2.5 billion. IBM said the move would strengthen its Information on Demand suite of products, which covers information integration, content and data management and business consulting services. The buyout will complete in the first quarter of 2008, pending approval from Cognos shareholders and regulators in the U.S. IBM intends to integrate Cognos into its information management software division when the deal closes.


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