Top Ten Most Read
This is Part 1 of a series on the Next Generation of Metadata Solutions. In this post, we begin with the roots – The need to revamp existing metadata management solutions. History Metadata Management originated in the late 80s and early 90s, when Data Warehousing was sowing its roots. Businesses had expanded their definitions for... more
Supplier management can be expensive. Did you know that companies could save up to $6 million annually in supplier spend by leveraging trusted supplier data quality? * Cost efficiency, cost reduction, and spend analytics continue to be among the top business priorities in supply chain management (SCM) and procurement. According to Deloitte’s 2016 Global Chief... more
If you are looking to drive productivity in your data environment, increase development agility, improve data governance, and build towards your vision for the data architecture of the future, you really need to consider moving to Informatica 10 now.
Informatica received a wealth of attribution and recognition at the 2017 ISPG Awards, held concurrently with RSA 2017. The awards’ list named Informatica as winners in numerous, but related categories: Grand: Informatica Gold: Risk management Gold: Innovation in enterprise security Gold: Most innovative security software Gold: Best security software Gold: Best security for large... more
The cloud isn’t about “easy win” anymore. Thanks to cost efficiency and agility, the cloud has taken center stage in operational strategy. These strategies are sophisticated, involving hundreds of applications at the heart of the enterprise. In an effort as complex as this one, data management becomes essential. In fact, to have successful transformation, you... more
The good news is that there is tremendous potential for business disruption by building a competence in data and analytics. The bad news is that almost everybody sees the same thing and everybody is trying to do it. Even worse, data availability and technology changes are making it possible for new entrants to leapfrog the traditional barriers to entry. The one thing nobody else has is your data and the ability to combine that with internal data to delivery better services, better experiences, better patient outcomes etc. Start with your strategy. Make sure that you have a distinct competence in data management.
Retailers are grappling with a myriad of challenges in 2017, from shifting consumer behaviors to the explosive impact of digital transformation. To remain competitive this year and beyond, they’ll need to embrace many new realities. Already, retailers are growing more skilled at providing the right customer with the right message — and offers — at... more
The One Cloud Question You Have to Answer Informatica is a data company, and that increasingly means we’re a cloud company. I spend a lot of time talking to CIOs, senior directors, and architects about the direction they’re taking with their data, and along with the drive toward enterprise-wide data management and integration, I hear... more
Hello everyone. This is my first blog post in this space, and in fact, my first blog post in quite some time. So, I’ve got a good bit of catching up to do. In my defense, as a product manager in the world’s leading provider of all things data keeps you, uh…busy. As I write... more
We booked a four day sun break during cold German winter. Just arrived at front desk, the hotel offered us a free upgrade to a suite. By the way the Hotel was called Hospes Maricel and you can read my rating here. Believe it our not, we decided to keep our room as it was... more