Topic "Data Integration"
As enterprises modernize to take advantage of the cloud and big data, they want to have the same, fresh curated data available everywhere. Hybrid is the new normal as SaaS has become mainstream. Data lakes are going from the sandbox into production. The challenge is how tie all of these new applications and data stores... more
Integration patterns I often do the Data Integration 101 talk. It covers the basics of data integration, and tells people how to get started. The cloud, IoT, and big data seem to be driving renewed interest in this topic. More and more enterprises are in the process of reviewing their data integration solutions, as well... more
Do you want to be agile, innovative and deliver business value quickly? Whether you are planning to modernize your data architecture or offload/extend your on-premises applications or data warehouse to Amazon Web Services (AWS), Informatica PowerCenter can help you address it. Informatica PowerCenter is the de-facto Data Integration tool in many organizations. PowerCenter is certified... more
Data integration is complex for most enterprises, but it doesn’t need to be. Even though data integration is a pretty well understood IT discipline, there seems to be a lot of confusion out there, which leads to lots of mistakes being made. Many of these mistakes are very avoidable. To that point, we need to... more
Informatica believes there is a better way to do data integration and so we developed the Integration Hub as the next generation way to modernize your data infrastructure. With a flexible combination of centralization and self-service for distributed teams, Informatica Data Integration Hub’s publish/subscribe hub architecture powers your data projects to a new level of... more
In the age of digital revolution, this topic may sound trivial. However the reality is many organizations still use hand-coding SQL in their data integration environment. Some organization have their entire data integration environment built on hand-coding and many others have taken a mix and match approach of using a combination of Data Integration tool... more
How do we get wearables to ‘talk’ to EHRs, without expensive custom interfaces? MedCity News published an article that covers “4 questions every healthcare provider should ask about fitness wearables.” When asking “What’s the cost of data integration?”, the article states that “Wearables and EHRs don’t share the same operating systems, thus requiring the building... more
B2B data exchange is the equivalent of the electronic face, communications hub and marketplace to the companies with whom you need to do business including suppliers, wholesalers and distributors. And right now, many legacy B2B systems can only deal with EDI and limited data types -- sometimes excluding mobile, big data, and other international features.
B2B is not only manufacturing or commerce-related. Other examples include electronic health records, HL7 and payer activities in healthcare, SWIFT in Financial Services, and subrogation in Insurance
So, you’ve started down the path to data integration. You have a strategy, an approach, and you’ve even picked your best of breed technologies. The bad news? You might have missed a few things. Worse, you won’t know about them until much later, when everything is more difficult and expensive to fix. I’ve identified the... more
Data hubs are gaining significant momentum as companies look for ways to boost productivity and governance of data integration. Organizations want to reduce duplication, overlapping data movements and transformations. They want to be able to deliver the same, fresh processed data to multiple applications and analytics systems on-premises and the cloud to ensure all teams... more