IBM Recognises Cortell Australia as Global Partner of the Year for IBM Planning Analytics (Cloud) and as an IBM Cloud, Data & AI Excellence Award Winner

Think 2019, Feb 12-15 Moscone Center, San Francisco

Each year, IBM hosts its flagship event THINK for customers, future customers, media, analyst firms and business partners. It is an excellent opportunity to see and hear how organisations over the world, are using the IBM platform of products and partner solutions to support their analytics, modelling, reporting and cognitive requirements. This year saw a move for THINK from Las Vegas to San Francisco.

At this years’ event, Cortell Australia are pleased to announce being selected for two awards. Cortell Australia was been selected as an “IBM Cloud, Data & AI Excellence Award Winner” and also the “IBM Planning Analytics Cloud – 2018 Global Top Business Partner”. IBM extends this award to a single IBM partner globally based on a broad range of criteria including creative and innovative use of the IBM technology, development of solutions, high-levels of customer satisfaction and excellent representation of IBM within their local, regional and global marketplace.

These IBM awards recognise IBM Business Partners who exemplify the spirit of THINK by being innovators and forward thinkers, while delivering outstanding performance and growth with IBM multi-cloud and Data & AI technologies.

The solutions Cortell takes to market, which are all delivered on IBM Business Analytics products, include;

  • Budgeting, Forecasting and Planning platforms for mid-market and Enterprise organisations
  • Financial and Operational Performance platforms
  • Regulatory Reporting solutions for Financial Services
  • Predictive Analytics, Cognitive and Machine Learning
  • Business Intelligence, data mining, analytics and data visualisation
  • Training, consulting, development, support and ancillary services to ensure organisations have solutions that not only meet their immediate requirements, but are well positioned for future requirements as well

Matt Hill, Director for Cortell Australia highlights the developments made by IBM that have contributed to Cortell’s success – “IBM continues to innovate and deliver new capabilities in their stable of offerings. We have seen significant benefits in the adoption of IBM cloud solutions, and significant advances in the area of AI and Cognitive as these technologies are embedded throughout the analytic offerings. We look forward to continuing to deliver world class, successful solutions that really add value and demonstrate ROI, for our clients.”

“As organisations evolve, so do their requirements. To meet those requirements you need a partner that has the experience and runs on the board delivering to other major clients with similar challenges. Cortell has built a very experienced team over the years that can ask the right questions, design the right solutions, deliver to the outcomes and support the client on the journey, whilst simplifying the overall complexity associated with such significant and important projects”, advises Nick Potts, Director for Cortell Australia.

Cortell Australia is proud to be highly regarded and globally acknowledged by IBM.

About Cortell Australia

Cortell is a Business Performance Management practice that helps customers improve visibility, transparency, accuracy and efficiency for all aspects of the business performance management and decision making cycle. We have developed invaluable expertise in many industry sectors over the years delivering on premise and cloud based solutions. Our projects leverage the IBM Business Analytics range of solutions including IBM Planning Analytics (TM1), IBM Cognos Analytics, SPSS and the Watson range of applications. Our consultants have delivered hundreds of solutions to organisations in all industry sectors & functional areas.


For more information on Cortell Australia’s information management, business intelligence, performance management and analytics expertise utilising IBM technologies