Tag "product information management"

Trusted Data Takes Center Stage

This week, Informatica will host its MDM 360 and Data Governance Summit. This annual conference has become a mainstay for the worldwide data governance community—and this year will be no different. We have planned an exciting lineup of internal thought leaders, industry partners, and insightful customer interviews. For the Data Governance part of the Summit,... more

What’s Happening in Master Data Management at Informatica World 2021?

Informatica World is approaching fast, and there is a lot happening related to master data management. On day one, Jitesh Ghai, Chief Product Officer at Informatica will talk about the strategic vision for all of our solutions. Mark Beyer, Distinguished VP Analyst at Gartner will talk about data management market trends. Data leaders from Charles... more

Six Ways to Create a Product Information Management Business Case

What is product information management? Product Information Management (PIM) is the process of managing product master data, associated information like descriptions and labels, and digital assets such as pictures and videos required for multichannel selling. PIM is relevant to both business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) companies, across industries that are marketing and selling products through... more

AI-Powered Automation and Refreshed UI—What’s New in Product 360 10.1?

We are excited to kick off the new year with the availability of Product 360 10.1. This new release offers refreshed user interfaces, AI-powered classification capabilities, and a rich set of cool features and innovations to bring user experience to the next level. The global pandemic has further accelerated the shift towards digital commerce. “Contactless,”... more

Digital Commerce Trends Impacting Product Experience in 2021

One of the biggest takeaways from 2020 has been the accelerated shift towards digital commerce channels due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. “Contactless” shopping has quickly become a key consumer request across sales channels and e-commerce continues to grow at a speedy rate despite global economic uncertainty. The themes of this year’s National Retail Federation (NRF)... more

A Business 360 Delivers Context to Realize a Successful Digital Transformation

Digital transformation has been a strategic corporate initiative for some time. Since the rapid onset of COVID-19, the pressure to transform has accelerated and become mission critical as digital has become the primary—or only—channel for most industries. What is digital transformation? Fundamentally, it is about converting analog processes to a digital format. The result is... more

Data 4.0: A New 360-Degree Perspective With Master Data Management

We’ve been on an exponential path with data over the last decade. During Data 1.0, we used data to drive specific business applications and those applications managed master data. Data 2.0 saw data supporting enterprise-wide business processes and we used master data management (MDM) tools to ensure consistency of master data across applications. And in... more

eCommerce: Increasing Agility and Efficiency with Product Information Management

The COVID-19 crisis continues to accelerate the existing global shift towards eCommerce. In April 2020, the general retail sector experienced a 209% growth compared to the same period last year, according to an analysis by ACI Worldwide. Companies in most industries that previously had considered digital only as a complementary channel to their brick and... more

5 Reasons Why a PIM is Key to Your Digital Commerce Success

The COVID-19 crisis is forcing businesses to create urgent strategies for survival. Social distancing, while critical to mitigating the spread of the virus, has forced the closure of countless brick and mortar operations across the globe. The result is intense pressure for businesses to bolster their online strategies. Increased competition amidst a looming recession means... more

Fueling the Next Generation of Intelligent Digital Commerce with MDM – Product 360 10.0

We announced the General Availability of the 10.0 Major Release of Informatica MDM – Product 360 during our recent Spring 2020 Virtual Launch Event, where we showcased how customers can fuel their business with AI-powered intelligent data. Product 360 Version 10.0 represents a true major release that delivers significant innovation to our product information management... more