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I don’t mean to brag…. OK, yes, I mean to brag. That is kind of like when people say, “no pun intended” they actually mean “pun intended”. So I admit it, I mean to brag. Informatica is in the leaders quadrant of the Gartner Data Integration Magic Quadrant for the 7th year in a row. I don’t have enough fingers on my right hand to count that high! Pretty damn good.
But don’t take my word for it. If you want a FREE, yes, that’s right, a FREE copy of the Gartner Magic Quadrant report, just click here to download the Magic Quadrant Report and check out the report for yourself. Did I mention that it is FREE?
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Informatica is the only vendor in the leader’s quadrant that is confident enough to let you download our product and just try it out for FREE. The other “leaders” are afraid to let you do that. Sounds like Informatica is the only real leader in the leader’s quadrant… but that is just my opinion. And you don’t have to take my word for it because you can Try PowerCenter Express for FREE.
So enjoy the FREE Gartner report and our FREE entry level data integration product. I think that is enough FREE stuff for one day.
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The general feeling, at the recent Gartner Master Data Management Summit, was one of excitement. It wasn’t just that this was the largest MDM Summit to date with 600+ registrants; it was also the buzz in and around the convention center. The conversation wasn’t about promises and “what ifs,” it was about tactics, and 2nd or even 3rd generation MDM initiatives. This growth is a sign that MDM has matured past the initial phase of high expectations, in Gartner’s hype cycle. To put it in Geoffrey Moore’s terms, I think it’s a sign that MDM has crossed the chasm from early adoption to more widespread, pragmatic adoption.
The digitization of everything is creating a data explosion near you. Whether data is accumulating in the data center, in the cloud, on your laptop or mobile device, sometimes too much of something isn’t always a good thing. In a recent webinar cohosted by Informatica and Symantec, we polled our listeners to find out how the data explosion was impacting them. We also asked what type of unstructured and structured data is growing the fastest. Check out what they said. (more…)
Informatica Recognized By Gartner as a Leader in Data Masking and by Infosecurity for Best Security Software
Informatica was named as a leader in the 2012 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Masking. A couple of weeks ago, Infosecurity named Informatica as a finalist for Best Security Software for 2013.
Both the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Masking and Infosecurity Products Guide recognized Informatica for continued innovation:
- Gartner states, “The data masking portfolio has been broadening. In addition to SDM technology… the market is beginning to offer dynamic data masking (DDM)… ” (more…)
Gartner recently released their 2011 Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools and I’m happy to announce that Informatica is positioned in the Leaders’ quadrant. We believe our position is a testament to the fact that customers like Station Casinos and U.S. Xpress continue to turn to Informatica to solve their most critical data quality challenges.
The publishing of the Magic Quadrant is often a great opportunity to reflect on the state of the data quality market. It should come as no surprise that data quality as a business imperative isn’t going away any time soon. We are continuing to see customers looking for help and expertise in solving a wide range of data quality problems, largely associated with data governance initiatives, master data management (MDM), business intelligence and application modernization. And the association of data quality in these areas is only getting stronger. (more…)