Topic "Product"

Informatica and the Shellshock Security Vulnerability

The security of information systems is a complex, shared responsibility between infrastructure, system and application providers. Informatica doesn’t take lightly the responsibility our customers have entrusted to us in this complex risk equation. As Informatica’s Chief Information Security Officer, I’d like to share three important security updates with our customers: What you need to know... more

Integrating Structured Data Into the E-Discovery Process

This blog post initially initially appeared on Exterro and is reblogged here with their consent. As data volumes increase and become more complex, having an integrated e-discovery environment where systems and data sources are automatically synching information and exchanging data with e-discovery applications has become critical for organizations. This is true of unstructured and semi-structured data sources,... more

What’s In A Name?

Sometimes, the choice of a name has unexpected consequences. Often these consequences aren’t fair. But they exist, nonetheless. For an example of this, consider the well-known study by the National Bureau of Economic Research study that compares the hiring prospects of candidates with identical resumes, but different names. During the study, titled a “Field Experiment... more

Hadoop, Enterprise Data Hubs, and You

This post was written by guest author Dale Kim, Director of Industry Solutions at MapR Technologies, a valued Informatica partner that provides a distribution for Apache Hadoop that ensures production success for its customers. Apache Hadoop is growing in popularity as the foundation for an enterprise data hub. An Enterprise Data Hub (EDH) extends and... more