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  • Steve Rowe Appointed as New Technical Director of InfoCat
    Wednesday, 15 March 2017 @ 14:00
    InfoCat is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Rowe as the new Technical Director of InfoCat.  Steve has been working with TM1 for almost 20 years; first at Jersey European (now FlyBe) and then for several years as a consultant at InfoCat.  Following a period as a TM1 developer and consultant for various large organisations he returned to InfoCat 18 months ago and is now a valued member of the management team.  With his extensive experience and deep technical...
  • InfoCat To Deliver IBM Planning Analytics (TM1 on Cloud) Services Through UK Government Digital Marketplace
    Friday, 27 January 2017 @ 17:00
    InfoCat is pleased to announce that we have been accepted as a supplier of Digital Services to the public sector, through the UK Government's Digital Marketplace. It will now be much easier for public sector organisations to engage with us for all aspects of IBM Planning Analytics: Powered by TM1 services and support.  The service delivered through the Digital Marketplace includes a standard set of contract terms and conditions to make procurement as fast and simple as possible. Being accepted...
  • It’s official: IBM Planning Analytics v2 Local is released today December 14th 2016.
    Wednesday, 14 December 2016 @ 07:00
    The Game Changer in Analytics. And unlike some vendors in this space, with Planning Analytics, you have a choice.  On Premises. Or On Cloud. You Decide. Here’s a little more information. With IBM Planning Analytics not only can you automate your planning, budgeting and forecasting processes  you can now plan faster in an integrated workspace all powered by TM1. Here are some of the new features and key Business Benefits:  A new workspace – to quickly and easily develop budgets...
  • InfoCat To Deliver IBM Planning Analytics (TM1 on Cloud) on UK Government G-Cloud Digital Marketplace
    Friday, 29 July 2016 @ 08:00
    InfoCat is pleased to announce that we can now offer public sector bodies and not-for-profit organisations access to IBM Planning Analytics (formerly TM1 on Cloud) through the G-Cloud Digital Marketplace. IBM Planning Analytics is a flexible and complete planning and analytics solution designed for the cloud.  It helps Finance teams transform budgeting, reporting and planning processes, driving greater efficiency and delivering the insight needed to optimise operational performance. Planning Analytics is built on the well-established and very widely used Cognos...
  • InfoCat appointed UK partner for TM1Compare
    Tuesday, 05 July 2016 @ 07:00
    InfoCat is pleased to announce that we have been appointed UK partner for TM1Compare.   TM1Compare is a TM1 utility that enables comparison, synchronisation and audit of TM1 objects across servers and facilitates promotion from development to live.  It encourages collaboration between the various stakeholders in a TM1 deployment, such as developers and operations, through the use of shared packages to manage migration. TM1Compare was developed by US-based IBM and InfoCat partner Carpe Datum. Until 31 July, we are offering...
  • InfoCat Customer Day
    Tuesday, 28 June 2016 @ 00:01
    InfoCat's annual Customer Day and TM1 Open Day took place on Monday 27 June. We were delighted to welcome a large audience, with a mix of our existing clients and businesses new to TM1.  With all the latest updates on TM1, presentations on Decision Optimisation, Watson Analytics and TM1 Compare, and a dedicated stream for delegates new to Cognos TM1 this was the event for everyone with an interest in improving their performance management processes. IBM got us started with...
  • IBM VISION 2016: Global Analytics Conference
    Friday, 06 May 2016 @ 09:00
    We were proud to be sponsoring this year's IBM VISION conference, which took place in Orlando, Florida from 9-12 May. Vision 2016 offered an in-depth look at IBM solutions for finance, covering subjects such as budgeting and planning, financial reporting, risk management, regulatory compliance and incentive compensation management. There were more than 120 sessions and workshops to choose from, including the latest product demonstrations, real-world case studies from fellow customers, and keynotes from industry thought leaders. If you are keen...
  • Solvency II Pillar 3 Packaged Solution
    Tuesday, 29 April 2014 @ 13:48
    InfoCat are pleased to be working with IBM in the delivery of a solution to the insurance industry's Solvency II, Pillar 3 reporting requirements Over the past year, most insurers have been slowing down their Solvency II programmes, in particular the reporting requirements demanded under Pillar 3, due to the uncertainty over the final implementation date.  But that now needs to change, with the necessary legislation having now been approved by the EU Parliament and Solvency II coming into force...
  • First European Gold Accreditation for IBM Cognos TM1
    Friday, 25 October 2013 @ 15:07
    InfoCat is delighted to announce that it has been awarded Gold Accreditation for IBM Cognos TM1. InfoCat is the the second partner worldwide and the only partner in Europe to have achieved this. The award recognises InfoCat's successful implementation of many TM1 systems and the skills and experience of its team.  This award is in addition to the IBM Cognos FSR Accreditation earned earlier this year, making InfoCat the first Partner in the world to achieve multiple accreditations. Mark Enslin,...
  • InfoCat Celebrates its 20th Anniversary
    Friday, 16 August 2013 @ 15:53
    Remember 1993?  PC users were exploring the new world of Windows 3.11, trying to justify 640k of RAM, comparing the merits of Lotus 1-2-3, Quattro Pro and Excel 5 and wondering whether to upgrade to Wordperfect 6.  The more technical were setting up Novell servers on Token Ring networks and trying out the recent "World Wide Web" via 1200 baud dial-up modems using a Mosaic browser.    And in August 1993 Information Catalysts started its first projects, developing budgeting and...