Cognos and Sybase partnered to deliver a Business Intelligence (BI) bundle with Sybase Industry Warehouse Studios. Cognos' BI solutions and database-independent insurance, healthcare, telecommunication, and retail banking applications allow Sybase to provide data analysis solutions and deliver immediate business value to the enterprise. The combined strength of the companies' products provide scalability, reliability, and cost of ownership advantages for Industry Warehouse Studio customers, according to Patrick O'Leary, Cognos strategic alliances vice president. "Cognos' fully functional front-end demo system allows Sybase's customers to truly realize the benefits of BI upon their business." "Cognos' market-leading BI solutions will offer our Industry Warehouse Studio customers a unique view for analyzing sales revenue, market competition, financial costs, and operational effectiveness to make better business decisions," says Eric Miles, Sybase senior vice president and general manager of the Business Intelligence Division.