Topic "Cloud Data Warehouses and Data Lakes"

The benefit of leveraging Informatica’s Intelligent Data Management Cloud for Delta Lake on Databricks

Accelerate your data engineering pipeline development on Databricks and govern your Delta Lake with Informatica’s Intelligent Data Management Cloud. Informatica recently announced advanced ingestion and integration capabilities for Databricks Delta with its summer 2021 release. The new capabilities help data analysts and data scientists move large amounts of data into Databricks Delta Lake for AI,... more

3 Key Advantages of Using Java User-Defined Functions (UDF) for Snowflake with Informatica

Snowflake recently announced the availability of Snowpark and Java functions in preview for all customers on AWS. These two new features are a bridge into the data engineering world and data programmability. They open up Snowflake Data Cloud to additional personas such as data scientists and Java developers. And they invite engineers to use the... more

Guide to Code-Free Data Ingestion for Your Cloud Modernization Journey

Co-authored by Preetam Kumar With the exponential growth of enterprise data, businesses today are facing a mammoth digital challenge. The traditional and legacy on-premises databases, data warehouses, and data lakes have failed to address the volume, variety, and velocity of data generated in the cloud. A recent study suggests that almost 73% of enterprises have... more

Why Advanced Pushdown Optimization Is a Must-Have Capability for Your Cloud Analytics Journey

The widespread adoption of cloud databases and transactional reporting systems across the business landscape has led to exponential growth in the volume and variety of data moving through organizations. As a result, today’s organizations are struggling to integrate more data in less time and at less cost. They’re also trying to decode the right data... more

Cloud Data Warehouse Modernization for Finance Analytics: Leveraging Finance KPIs

Like many other executives today, CFOs and finance officers are trying to make data-driven decisions to steer their businesses. These finance leaders rely on analytics insights derived from a wide range of data sources (including systems such as ERP, CRM, HR, and more) and finance KPIs (such as cash flow, revenue, and liquidity ratios). How... more

Fast-track Your ELT and ETL Use Cases with Free Cloud Data Integration on AWS

Speed up your data-led migrations and modernization on AWS with Informatica Informatica recently announced the availability of its Cloud Data Integration Free Service for AWS to kickstart data-led migrations on AWS with Informatica Intelligent Data Management Cloud (IDMC). This free service is high scale and high performant and ideally suited for enterprise AWS modernization use... more

5 Steps to Operationalize Data Science and Machine Learning at Scale

AI/ML Trends and Challenges It’s been five years since AlphaGo, a computer program that plays the board game Go defeated the world champion using machine learning and artificial intelligence technology. And recently, we heard about AlphaFold generating proteins to solve one of the core challenges in biology. Companies like AlphaGo and AlphaFold are paving the... more

How to Easily Ingest Application Data into Snowflake Data Cloud

At Snowflake Summit 2021, Informatica announced New Data Loading and Advanced ELT Integrations with Snowflake Data Cloud. What are the challenges in data ingestion? The adoption of software as a service (SaaS) and cloud applications has been increasingly rapid, and they are becoming a crucial part of organizations’ success. Many organizations have already adopted a... more

3 Ways Informatica Makes ELT and ETL on Azure Easy

Informatica recently announced the availability of the Cloud Data Integration Free Service, which fast tracks ETL/ELT data integration, transformation, and loading of priority workloads to Azure Data Services for cloud data warehousing, data lakes and analytics use cases. Don’t let “free” fool you into thinking it’s under-powered or not up for its intended enterprise use cases. Quite the contrary.  The Informatica... more

How to Navigate the Complexities of a Multi-Cloud World

Multi-cloud is the default state of business technology today, either by accident or design. As cloud adoption rapidly proliferates, it is becoming clear for organizations that a simple “one cloud fits all” approach does not meet their business needs. Organizations are using a variety of IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS products to deliver cost-effective and flexible... more