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Budgeting, Planning and Forecasting

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About Us  

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Financial Reporting and Disclosure
Business Intelligence and Analytics

Cognos Disclosure Management on Cloud

Free Software Downloads and BI BDPs

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WEBINAR - IBM Cognos TM1 Automated Model Management with QUBEdocs

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is a solutions provider to the office of finance for our international base of clients.  Our clients view us as business partners delivering excellence in IBM Clarity, IBM Cognos TM1 and the remaining family of IBM Cognos solutions.

Our team of project managers, business consultants and technical consultants bring unmatched understanding of the business issues and superior technical expertise to maximize ROI and value in every relationship.


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Clear Insight Newsletter
August 2014


Depending on where you are on your analytics journey we have a specific insight and article for you this month.

For Clarity 7 users check out our free YouTube training video, for TM1 users check out our QUBEdocs webinar but if you are new to business analytics check out our AnalyticsZone link.

Everyone should read the Giant Tiger article and evaluate if it makes sense to see if we can help deliver the same ROI to your office of finance.


Remember our business is to help you gain back Time, Control and Confidence in all areas of the office of finance and corporate business intelligence.

On behalf of Clear Insight - Happy Reading and Watching!
Ian Margerison


Clear Insight Services 

Building reports in ClarityStudio can be a bit challenging without some guidance.


To help new folks along, we have developed a series of Youtube videos to walk you through the process of developing a complex report. 


Click on the heading for access to the free training.

Clear Insight has many trained and experienced consultants ready to assist you with your training, consulting, or support needs for your IBM Cognos TM1 solutions.  Contact us today for more information!




Reduce Planning Cycles by 85%... Giant Tiger did!BPFArticle

Giant Tiger uses IBM analytics solutions to monitor key performance indicators, manage budgets, automate complex calculations, and determine its return on investments.


85 percent reduction in quarterly budgeting cycles - from three weeks to just three days. Other analytics projects have saved countless days per year by automating the calculations for a variety of end-users. Full return on investment within 18 months.

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IBM Cognos TM1 TrainingTM1Training

Are you looking for training to get more out of your Cognos TM1 solutions?   Clear Insight can provide you with an onsite custom training / consulting bundle or you can enrol in one of our public TM1 training courses.  Contact us for more information.


Financial Reporting & Disclosure 
Cognos Disclosure Management on CloudFinRptDiscl  

IBM Cognos Disclosure Management on Cloud V10.2.3 provides a secure, enterprise scalable environment to assemble recurring, multiple author reports and presentations, including narrative analysis, ensuring proper controls, audit trails, and approvals are in place. Cognos Disclosure Management on Cloud is like a factory in the following ways:

  • Enables multiple, highly specialized professionals to simultaneously work directly on one component of a final report.
  • Decreases production costs.
  • Ensures quality control.
  • Eliminates human error and improves speed.

Read More


Business Intelligence & Analytics 
Free Software Downloads and BI BDPsBIandAnalytics

Curious about the potential of what business analytics and business intelligence could do for our company?

Check out the AnalyticsZone for insights, best demonstrated practices and free downloads via our special access link...


Free IBM Downloads and BDP Insights


Upcoming Events  

Clarity 7 Studio - In Class TrainingTrainingRegistration 
This is an intermediate course for Administrators, Project Implementers and Template and Report Developers. Eligible for CPE Credits.

Join us in Toronto, Sept 16 -18th, 2014 for a 3 day hands on training class.


Webinar - TM1 Model Management with QUBEdocs v2.5QUBEdocs_Webinar 

Complimentary Webinar  
Date:   August 13th , 2014
Time:   2:00 - 3:00pm