Cognos, a provider of business intelligence (BI) and corporate performance management solutions, and Fujitsu Limited, a provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace, announced the launch of Cognos PowerNavigator Server, a jointly developed business intelligence software package for large-scale data analysis. The new product, which integrates Cognos PowerPlay from Cognos with Fujitsu's Symfoware Navigator Server, will be available in Japan starting May 21.

The result of a global strategic alliance struck this year, Cognos and Fujitsu will aggressively pursue joint marketing and sales into the Japanese enterprise market. Leveraging the scalable 64-bit OLAP of Symfoware Navigator Server and the market-leading usability and performance of Cognos PowerPlay the solution gives organizations an effective means to present large volumes of data to business users for analysis and exploration. Specifically, this hybrid-style online analytical processing software combines the high-speed analysis of the MOLAP feature of Cognos PowerPlay, which enables users to store frequently used data in a special multi-dimensional database, with the flexibility of the ROLAP feature of Symfoware Navigator Server, which enables users to directly search terabyte-size relational databases and effectively analyze the results

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