Get a 360-Degree View of Students with Master Data Management

To successfully recruit and retain students in this post-pandemic era, universities are having to reimagine themselves. Data and digital services for students, faculty, and staff are central to that effort. To meet these demands, institutions need high-quality data that provides a seamless, 360-degree view of the educational lifecycle of a student across departments and functions,... more

Great Customer Experience in Financial Services Starts with Fit for Use Data

We all know that customer experience is pivotal for attracting and retaining customers in the banking industry. I recently had an interaction with my bank that brought this home in a big way. A few weeks ago, my iPhone’s Face ID failed to work, causing me to be locked out of my bank’s services. As... more

The Business Value of Data Governance: Describing “What’s in It for Me?”

“What’s in it for me?” As a CDO, that’s the key question you need to answer when building out your data governance strategy. In my work with customers, everyone from C-level executives to data practitioners describes a new charter within data governance. While controlling risk and overseeing compliance are still priorities, CDOs are now also... more

Union Bank of the Philippines and Informatica Named Finalists in Ventana Research’s 13th Annual Digital Leadership Awards

And now for some good news in 2020! Informatica is proud to share that Union Bank of the Philippines—and their Chief Customer Experience Officer, Ana Delgado—has been named a finalist for Ventana Research’s Digital Leadership Award for Customer Experience.   2020 marks the 13th year that Ventana Research has been recognizing organizations and individuals for their innovations in developing customer experience initiatives.  For Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank), their focus on... more

Data Governance and the Snowflake Cloud Data Platform — Unlock Your Potential

Organizations are looking to drive agility and maximize the potential of their analytics initiatives by building new systems or modernizing consolidating existing on-premises systems in the cloud. With its unique architecture, Snowflake Cloud Data Platform provides elasticity, native support for diverse data, and compelling performance at a fraction of the cost while eliminating the complexity of conventional... more

Ensuring Digital Transformation Success Through Data Governance at State Farm

Data modernization and digital transformation: two major initiatives of the last five years for nearly every organization. For any organization, those terms may mean different things. However, at the end of the day, what they really mean can be summed up in one simple word: change. While change is never simple, especially when it impacts culture, data leaders know that a trusted foundation of governed... more

On the California November ballot: How much is your privacy worth?

During this year’s General Election, Californians are casting a vote on new data privacy legislation, Proposition 24, and choosing whether to move forward with what many are calling “CCPA 2.0” after the California Consumer Privacy Act. Proposition 24 has been more formally known as the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA). For a bit of recent... more

Data Governance in the Public Sector: How Effective Is Yours?

There’s no doubt that good data is a strategic asset to public sector institutions, whether in co-ordinating the national response to the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting and shaping long-term policy initiatives, or improving day-to-day service delivery. Complete, accurate, and accessible enterprise-wide data empowers institutions to make better decisions and take appropriate action, rapidly. Significant volumes of... more

Train and Certify with the Best in Our Foundation Series

People around the world come to Informatica events to receive training and certification on the latest technologies. But what happens when in-person events go away? Earlier this year we were gearing up for a number of certification sessions to meet demand for training on our cloud-native solutions. Then COVID hit. Going virtual was the obvious... more

Introducing Cloud Data Integration Advanced Serverless

Serverless computing is a cloud computing execution model in which the application developers are freed up from managing and running the server infrastructure, virtual machines, or containers. Developers need only focus on building their application, thereby realizing higher productivity through operational simplicity. Serverless computing can be misleading as it does not mean that servers are... more