1. Cognos \n(www.cognos.com) \nCognos offers six BI products. \n\n2. Business Objects\n(www.businessobjects.com) \nBusiness Objects added to its portfolio of BI products when it purchased Crystal Decisions in 2003.\n\n3. Information Builders\n(www.informationbuilders.com)\nWebFocus is Information Builders' enterprise BI suite. \n\n4. MicroStrategy\n(www.microstrategy.com) \nMicroStrategy 7i is the flagship business intelligence platform.\n\n5. Microsoft\n(www.microsoft.com) \nNot one to be left out of any potentially lucrative market, Microsoft introduced its developer-focused, .Net-based reporting services product early last year. \n\n6. Oracle \n(www.oracle.com)\nThe Oracle Business Intelligence 10g is the flagship BI platform.\n\nSOURCE: GARTNER. RATING BASED ON ABILITY TO EXECUTE AND EXTENT OF VISION.