gIV for IBM Cognos

Our visualization tool for efficient reporting
It is our ambition to give you more time for better decisions – gIV for IBM Cognos is the answer. While reporting, transparency guarantees efficient and correct decisions. Your information should be quickly accessible, verified and concise. Good data visualization is the key – it guarantees success in your report.

The International Business Communication Standards, short IBCS®, formerly known as the Hichert Standard make the idea of efficient reporting possible. Our data-driven visualization tool gIV for IBM Cognos implements this reporting standard and guarantees precise and professional visualization of your data for improved financial reports, success reporting and business communication.

100% integrated and more

gIV gives you the opportunity to extend all well-known and available IBM Cognos Analytics features by meaningful visualizations and templates.


Continue working in your familiar IBM Cognos Analytics environment. Report the same way you know it – just better and faster.

dynamic & automatic

As if by magic, your reports will be standardized and concisely visualized for you. There is no need of individual adjustment. Save time!


The visualization concept behind gIV are the IBCS®, an internationally known and validated reporting standard. IBCS® supports your company by providing orientation, avoiding misrepresentations and by creating a precise and trustworthy base for your decisions.


Recieve a clear overview of your company’s success. Easy-to-understand reports and dashboards help you to identify the need for action and support you to respond more quickly to that.


Hold the right information in your hands at the right time. gIV assists you by providing real time analysis and ad hoc reporting.


gIV provides flexible data connection. Transform all your information from data-cubes, Excel etc. into dynamic charts and visualisations. Fill your data containers simply by drag & drop.


Export your reports and templates to all common MS Office programs. Refresh your daily updated numbers with an easy mouseclick.


Take reporting to the next level. Efficient work steps support you in having more time for better decisions. No more data-collecting. Start analyzing. Start managing.

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What are the IBCS®? More Information.

Holistic competence

The IBCS Institute and the independent Business Application Research Center (BARC) confirm our skills in all given areas.

As an IBCS®-certified provider, we are passionate about the benefits of IBCS® and try to make it as easy as possible for you to access and implement the standards to your company. Our three IBCS®-certified consultants Holger Gerhards, Grischa Rehmer and Sina Orth support you in making your reporting more effective and efficient. Using our IBCS®-certified visualization software gIV for IBM Cognos gives you the opportunity to get the most out of your suite and display functions.
By using IBM Cognos technology only, gIV for IBM Cognos is smoothly integrated into the whole BI product portfolio of IBM Cognos.
It is also suitable for companies with a focus on almost perfect data-driven IBCS® notation linked with professional BI functionalities e.g. in the areas of flexible data connection and automated report distribution.

Jürgen Faisst
Managing Partner, HICHERT+FAISST

Your personal point of contact.

Holger Gerhards

Managing Director
Tel: +49 (228) – 304977-00

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