Christian Beilborn and Denis Nordmann founded the ETH Zurich spin-off in 2008. As a full-service provider, cognita develops and operates the topic and media monitoring blueReport as a modern "Software as a Service" (SaaS) solution. The online application is continuously expanded by an in-house development team and allows media reviews and evaluations to be created in no time at all. Currently, more than 60 people are employed at the Berlin and Zurich offices. Ministries, leading companies, associations and organisations, as well as media and communication agencies in Europe rely on blueReport for their daily media monitoring.