The authors would like to extend their thanks to Janosys Inc. for their gracious support in the development of this book. Janosys Inc. is an authorized re-seller and services provider of IBM (Cognos Software), and would like to thank IBM for allowing us to use the product to build examples in this book. Amar Chabra is the president of Janosys Inc.

During his 15+ years of tenure at Cognos (now owned by IBM) and as a founder of Janosys, Inc. he has successfully deployed numerous Enterprise Planning (EP) and Business Intelligence (BI) Solutions in various industries across the USA.

Amar can be reached at or at the web site

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