Topic "Informatica Platform"

The Power of Data to Transform Businesses is Here with Data 3.0

As we saw last week at Informatica World 2016, it has never been clearer: data is changing the way business is done. Every industry, from banking to healthcare to consumer goods, is being transformed with data as a fundamental change agent. This generational shift, which we call Data 3.0, is benefiting customers who are experiencing... more

The Data Revolution is Here and Informatica is Leading the Charge

Last year, I flew more than 200,000 miles across the globe. And, while I lead Informatica’s product team, I wasn’t just traveling to support our R&D efforts. I spent a majority of the time traveling to meet with our customers – getting to hear their successes and desires for the future around how we work... more

Data Management Has a Place in the Boardroom, thanks to the CDO

“Data management is commanding a place in boardrooms through the Chief Data Officer,” says Poornima Ramaswamy, Associate Vice President, Enterprise Information Management & Analytics Practice from Cognizant. “Executives recognize the big impact of data on business outcomes. Data is getting its own strategy, its own office, and its own mandate.” The two of us discussed... more

Research Supports the Need for Business Transformation

I first wrote about the Informatica acquisition of Proact and the BOSTTM Toolkit in Connecting Architecture To Business Strategy last December. Now, a few of my favorite authors, Peter Weill and Jeanne Ross from MIT Sloan CISR, just published a research brief which provides solid arguments for organizations to constantly transform themselves. The timing couldn’t... more

Engineering High Performance Data Virtualization with Informatica Data Services

Working on IDS Informatica Data Services (IDS) is a data virtualization software stack built on a new platform that was created from the various shared internals of the venerable PowerCenter. One of the significant reasons for the shift into the new platform (code named ‘Mercury’) was to make it easy to quickly write new ‘plug-in’s... more

5 Reasons to Attend Informatica World 2015

We will be descending on the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas May 11-15 to partake in Informatica World 2015. Will you be there? If you are still undecided, here’s five reasons to go. One Conference, All Things Data If it looks, sounds, smells, walks and talks like data, it will be discussed, reviewed, debated and... more