Powerhouse 4GL Cognos support

One of the original 4GLs, Cognos Powerhouse 4GL is still used today by many businesses. However, it can be tricky to find cost-effective, local support and development resource from a reliable team. Influential Software, an approved IBM Cognos partner, is your answer.

From within Influential’s team of 40 developers, there is a selection of people with 10+ years’ commercial experience in Cognos Powerhouse 4GL, across its various platforms and utilising various databases.

Influential can assist with your Powerhouse / Axiant queries:

  • Need to get your Powerhouse system supported while you press on with a replacement?
  • Want changes made to your Powerhouse system and no resource to do it?
  • Want a support contract for your Powerhouse system?
  • Performance issues that need solving?
  • Need help upgrading Powerhouse versions?
  • Need advice on how to replace your Powerhouse system?
  • Want to modernise your Powerhouse QUICK screens?

What are the products within the current suite of IBM Cognos 4GL?

IBM Cognos PowerHouse 4GL helps your developers build business applications that are truly easy to learn and intuitive to operate. QUICK, the interactive end-user component of IBM Cognos PowerHouse 4GL, enables you to deploy data entry and inquiry applications to traditional character-cell terminals. QUIZ, the reporting writing component, enables you to write complex reports easily and quickly. QTP, the mass-update component, enables you to perform complex database operations with a few, simple commands.

IBM Cognos Axiant 4GL provides developers with a visual development environment in which to build applications that can be deployed in a variety of thin-client, fat-client, mobile, standalone and server-based architectures… all from a single source program.

IBM Cognos PowerHouse Web provides the ability to deploy IBM Cognos PowerHouse QUICK screens for access through standard web browsers, such as Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

IBM Cognos provide support from Ottawa for the product, so many of our non-US/Canadian clients are interested in a service that provides local resource.

If you are a Cognos Powerhouse 4GL customer that needs assistance in development, maintenance, upgrades or support, please contact us