John Schmidt

John Schmidt is Vice President of Global Integration Services at Informatica Corporation where he advises clients on the business potential of emerging technologies and directs the company’s Integration Competency Center Practice. Previous employers include Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of America, Best Buy, American Management Systems, and Digital Equipment Corporation. John has written hundreds of articles on Systems Integration, Enterprise Architecture, and Program Management, is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and served as Director and Chairman of the Integration Consortium from 2002-2009. He wrote the first book in the world about ICC’s in 2005, Integration Competency Center: An Implementation Methodology, and followed it up in 2010 with Lean Integration: An Integration Factory Approach to Business Agility.