Topic "Product"

Data Warehouse Modernization – Three Way, with Amazon Redshift

  If you are considering Amazon Redshift for your new data warehousing project, you are definitely not alone! Many of our customers are going through a data-driven digital transformation and have already implemented modern data warehouse projects with Amazon Redshift. Yet many more are requesting our help to do so now. Major drivers for this... more

The Road to Successful Data Archiving

A global leader in agricultural products and services, an Informatica customer with strategic growth fueled by mergers and acquisitions, purchased Informatica Data Archive in 2014 to establish an enterprise-wide capability for structured data archiving. Data archiving allows legacy and duplicate applications to be decommissioned while remaining compliant with retention and legal policies. As it turns... more

Think data security and customer experience are mutually exclusive? Think again…

What do Ashley Madison and Medicare have in common? They’ve sacrificed good data security for customer centricity. Today’s reputational risk of data breaches demands both… here’s why. High profile data breaches like Medicare and Ashley Madison are raising the conversation about the risk of security and data breaches to board level. Directors are becoming more... more

Importance of Data Security in Master Data Management

Intelligent data-driven disruption is at the forefront of corporate strategies. Using data to capture new opportunities requires a strategic focus on business-critical data. Many companies across a multitude of industries carrying out a variety of business-led initiatives around customer experience, compliance, efficiency, and growth are turning to Master Data Management(MDM). This is the reason MDM... more

Digital Transformation: Finding Your Data is Half the Battle

You’ve undoubtedly heard all the hype about the volume of data doubling every two years.  The sad fact is that first, it’s true and second, 50% of data is coming from external (read: less controllable) sources. That means it’s getting harder and harder to find the forest (read: business insight) for the trees.  Wouldn’t it be great if you had a data catalog that could show you exactly what data you have across your entire organization?

Carbonite: A Case Study on Cloud-First Approach to Data and Application Integration

Did you know that the concept of “Cloud-First” began in the U.S. federal government? Cloud-First was a mandate issued to all federal agencies by the chief information officer of the United States in December 2010. By 2012, a subsequent report to Congress showed that more than half of all federal agencies had adopted cloud computing for... more

Unleash Your Data Goldmine Through Commercial Use

In today’s technological landscape, data is the crown jewel, fueling intelligent disruption everywhere. But, many companies hold back and restrain their use of data. They don’t yet grasp the massive opportunity to monetize data in ways that never existed before. Wired Magazine previously said Data in the 21st Century is like Oil in the 18th Century,... more

Fast and Furious: Designing for the Fast Data Lane: Transporting and Processing Streams

In the earlier post, we discussed the ability for stream processors, such as Informatica VDS, to process events at the edge, in this post we look at how these events are transported to the corporate data center for streaming analytics. As you’re lounging in front of the TV flipping channels you notice a product during... more

Data-Driven Digital Transformation in Luxury Travel Retail

Like every business, the Travel Retail industry is experiencing the changes in global consumer behavior, the and sees the need for omni-channel and data-driven solutions. One of our key clients is a leader in Luxury Travel Retail, and presented their approach to data-driven digital transformation at Informatica World 2017 in San Francisco. (The name of... more