Specialized technology services provider Nagarro has teamed up with business intelligence and performance management company Cognos (NASDAQ:COGN) to offer custom applications with business intelligence and performance management capabilities.

Nagarro has a proven track record with midsize clients in the manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and financial services industries. Its established vertical market approach and domain expertise enable it to offer tailored solutions to customers in these verticals.

"Partnering with Nagarro helps Cognos meet the distinctive needs of our mid-market customers in purchasing, deploying, and servicing their performance management solutions -- efficiently and cost-effectively," Richard Luciano, senior director of partner development at Cognos, said in a statement.

For issuers, benefits include help in securing new business and strengthening existing customer relationships, a reduction in paper and therefore costs, seamless integration into existing platforms, and dedicated customer support.

Published on: Dec 3, 2007