IBM Cognos TM1 offers:
Ease of use, thanks to a development environment that enables users to create sophisticated applications with no need for programming or traditional IT skills.
A patented in-memory calculation engine that provides compact data storage and exceptionally fast performance
Model design and data access that presents business information in familiar formats
An intuitive, flexible approach, which enables users to easily express complex, multi-dimensional business rules (for example, cost allocation rules which span multiple cost centers or products)
Built-in data integration capabilities to access IT-managed systems of record
Strong integration with IBM Cognos Planning and IBM Cognos 8 Business Intelligence