Writing on the ComputerWeekly.com Database Notes and queries blog, Ian Murphy discusses the new version of Cognos.
Cognos 10 is an upgrade to Cognos 8.4. Cognos 9 never made it out the door despite IBM making reference to it as far back as October 2009.
The main focus is the user. IBM has talked long and hard about how it was responding to customer demands for more functionality and, more importantly, a better user experience. Making any software work the way the user wants is the Holy Grail for any software supplier and maybe IBM has finally seen the light.