“The consulting business may drive sales for a lot of IBM’s own technologies, as well. The company…”

April 15, 2009
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“The consulting business may drive sales for a lot of IBM’s own technologies, as well. The company has built up a strong position in business analytics software in recent years, partly through acquisitions. In 2007 it paid $5 billion for Canada’s Cognos, a leader in business intelligence. Last year, IBM broke into business-process optimization with a $340 million acquisition of ILOG, a French company.”

Michael Trick’s Operations Research Blog : Operations Research is hot at IBM


“The consulting business may drive sales for a lot of IBM’s own technologies, as well. The company has built up a strong position in business analytics software in recent years, partly through acquisitions. In 2007 it paid $5 billion for Canada’s Cognos, a leader in business intelligence. Last year, IBM broke into business-process optimization with a $340 million acquisition of ILOG, a French company.”

Michael Trick’s Operations Research Blog : Operations Research is hot at IBM
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