To help its partners develop successful e-business solutions, Cognos established the Cognos Cornerstone Education Series for its North American channel partners. The series will provide Cognos solution providers and OEMs with a working knowledge of its Business Intelligence (BI) solutions and help them deliver flexible data warehouse and enterprise reporting solutions. The Cornerstone Education Series, consisting of two tracks, is designed to teach basic Cognos technology and business practices and offer continuing educational opportunities about new products. The Fast Start Foundation track includes BI Essentials, BI Lifecycle, and BI Sales Training. Focusing on new products and releases, the BI Builders track covers Impromptu Web Reports, DecisionStream, Visualizer, and PowerPlay Enterprise Server. The program is available in Vienna, Virginia; San Ramon, California; Cincinnati, Ohio; and Chicago, Illinois. For more information, contact Cognos at 800-426-4667, ext. 2263.