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Project Management & Implementation Services

Clear Insight provides expert services focused on the IBM Cognos Suite, IBM Clarity 7, IBM Cognos Financial Statement Reporting (FSR) and IBM Cognos Disclosure Management (CDM) product portfolio.

Our depth of implementation experience and extensive proven practices help you maximize your software investment and mitigate any risk.

Custom Consulting

Short term consulting engagements that can focus on issues relating to:

  • General trouble shooting
  • Performance Tuning
  • Third Party Integration
  • Data integrity issues
  • Report/Template issues
  • Cube fixes
  • Data loading
  • And much more …

Engagements can be either time and materials or done on a fixed price basis.


Version upgrades to your IBM Cognos Business  Intelligence Suite are an integral part of maintaining your access to the latest developments by IBM in the financial performance   management industry.  Our in-depth understanding of the IBM Cognos suite of products combined with our strong relationship with IBM assures our clients of a trouble free upgrade.

Unhappy with your current IBM Clarity 7 (or older) solution?  Interested in taking advantage of features only available in IBM Cognos TM1 or Cognos Express?

We can convert your existing IBM Clarity 7 solution into the latest IBM Cognos TM1 or Cognos Express solution.  Our expertise in both of these IBM technologies makes us an ideal partner in your decision to upgrade to one of IBM’s premier financial planning tool.  IBM is offering a Licensing Equivalency plan for Clarity 7 users who are interested in upgrading to IBM Cognos TM1.

Please contact us for more information and to arrange for a demonstration.

Project Management & Implementation Services

Clear Insight provides full project life-cycle services. We effectively orchestrate all aspects of your business systems   projects, from initiation, through design and development, to  production and support. Our approach uses industry standard Agile-based implementation strategies combined with the expertise of our consultants.  Our consultants are fully versed in the IBM Cognos Product Portfolio (TM1, Enterprise, Express, Clarity 7, Disclosure Management).

With a broad spectrum of successful implementations in a variety of industries, our solution architects and implementation teams bring  industry best practices to our customers. Every situation is unique so our approach places an emphasis on collaboration, interaction and adaptation.

Strategic Planning & Roadmapping

CI Discovery is a focused discussion about your organization’s reporting and analytics requirements. Each discovery session is led by a facilitator who has in an in-depth understanding of the capabilities of the IBM Cognos suite of business intelligence products. Our CI Discovery facilitators will work with you and your teams to uncover the true potential of the data within your organization and what your critical success factors are, as well as provide insight into the tools and strategies  involved in a successful performance management solution. Discussions will include but not be limited to:

  • General Fit – What are the general goals and priorities and how can business intelligence achieve these?
  • Goals and Objectives – What does the company expect to accomplish with a business intelligence solution?
  • Organizational Fit/Human Factors – What level of support and resistance is there for the project?
  • Specific Requirements – Greater detail regarding the specific needs of the company.
  • Training Needs – Who is being trained?  What training types will be most effective?
  • Security and Permission Structure – Who will have access to what within the business intelligence solution?

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