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Migrating to AWS with Informatica | Webinar

  Migrate to AWS   In the midst of almost everyone migrating operations to the cloud, few organizations are opening new data centers or planning major new hardware procurements. The added agility, efficiency, flexible scaling and breadth of capabilities of AWS (Amazon Web Services) in particular makes it extremely appealing to IT and business leaders,... more

Informatica and Snowflake: Build your Next-Gen Rapid Data Warehousing on the Cloud

The cloud is proving to be immensely popular as it provides self-service, elastic, managed, on-demand infrastructure, platform and solutions to the organization. Organizations can put just about any process, application or system in the cloud, the data warehouse being one of them. Snowflake is one such data warehouse purpose built for the cloud. According to... more

Extending PowerCenter to Cloud with Amazon Redshift

Are you a PowerCenter user interested in an Amazon Redshift data warehouse?  Or perhaps you have already started working on a new POC (Proof of Concept) for Amazon Redshift?  If so, you are not alone! And we’d like to help you out! Many of Informatica’s PowerCenter customers are exploring ways to leverage their long-standing investment... more

Digital Transformation: Is Your Data Management Ready?

Digital transformation has lowered barriers to entry for businesses in so many ways. Apple was able to sell digital content in a way that disrupted both online and brick-and-mortar businesses. Healthcare is about to be transformed (again) by the use of sensors to capture and analyze data to improve patient outcomes. Both the banking and... more

Managing a Vast Amount of Data Successfully

I have two kids. In school. They generate a remarkable amount of paper. From math worksheets, permission slips, book reports (now called reading responses) to newsletters from the school. That’s a lot of paper. All of it is presented in different forms with different results – the math worksheets tell me how my child is... more

Adding Big Data to Your EDW Architecture

As you think forward towards how you will use Big Data to compliment your current enterprise data warehouse (EDW) environment, check out the excellent webinar by Ralph Kimball and Matt Brandwein of Cloudera: Webinar: Building a Hadoop Data Warehouse: Hadoop 101 for EDW Professionals A couple comments on the importance of integration platforms like Informatica... more

Better Together – Exadata and PowerCenter for High-Speed Analytics

You are inundated by an avalanche of data.  It is coming at you faster and faster.  It has many varaieties. And it’s multiplying.  The business needs to make sense of it all in a timely manner.  How do you tame this beast?  How can you quickly and cost-effectively capture and pump all this data into a... more