2014 India's Best Companies to Work For

Great Place To Work® Institute’s annual Best Workplaces List – India’s Best Companies to Work for, is part of the world’s largest and most respected study of workplace excellence and people management practices. This list, based on credible data collected using well researched methods, is considered the most definitive employer-of-choice and workplace quality recognition that an organisation can receive.

Computerworld ranks Informatica as the Number 4 Best Place to Work in IT for Mid-size Companies

Computerworld announced its 2014 list of the top 100 companies for technology professionals, Informatica was ranked number four in the mid-size company-size category. The “Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT)” list recognizes companies for providing challenging business-critical projects, extensive training opportunities and ongoing career development programs for IT professionals.

Informatica Named to Forbes' Best Enterprise Software Companies and CEOs to Work for in 2014 List

Informatica has been named to the Forbes' Best Enterprise Software Companies and CEOs to Work for in 2014, list. Informatica occupies the 9th spot in terms of percentage of employees who would recommend this company to a friend (83%). Then, Informatica CEO Sohaib Abbasi is in the 4th spot (up from the 10th spot in 2013) on the list of “The Best CEOs to Work for in Enterprise Software, 2014” based on percentage of employees who approve of the CEO (95%). The list includes the companies on Price Waterhouse Coopers’ annual list of the Global 100 software leaders and is based on Glassdoor rankings.

Informatica CFO Earl Fry Named to the 2014 Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team Best CFO List

Earl Fry, CFO, CAO and EVP, Global Customer Support and Services at Informatica, has, for the fifth year in a row, been named to the prestigious America’s Best CFO list on the Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team. This year, Fry was named among the top performing CFOs in the Software sector by an Institutional Investor survey of more than 1,400 analysts. A past Stevie Finance Executive of the Year and Bay Area CFO of the Year, Fry has been a regular on the Institutional Investor ranking, garnering a top spot on the Best CFO list on the buy-side and/or sell-side each of the last five years.

Informatica Named to 2014 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area List

Informatica was named on the Best Places to Work list by the San Francisco Business Times for a second consecutive year. Informatica was ranked as number 13 in the category of “Large companies (L) with 501 to 1,500 employees” in the Bay Area. Informatica was selected to be part of the list for a number of reasons:

  • Informatica offers exciting opportunities for employees to work in world-class teams, to develop their careers and to help customers in numerous business-changing ways.
  • Informatica offers a supportive work environment for individuals to grow their careers.
  • With one of the highest employee ratings according to Glassdoor, Informatica attracts top talent in the industry and offers opportunities to work, learn and grow in world class teams.
  • Informatica employees are actively involved in their communities around the world through the “Informatica Involved” program.
Informatica Global Customer Support Wins Two 2014 Stevie Awards

Informatica Global Customer Support Wins Two 2014 Stevie Awards

The Informatica Global Customer Support team was honored with two 2014 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service:

  • The Silver Stevie Award for Innovation in Customer Service - Slashing "Average Days to Problem Resolution" by 25 Percent... in One Swoop
  • A Bronze Stevie Award for its Use of Technology in Customer Service - Making Self-Service and Consumption of Non-Linear Technical Knowledge Easier for Customers

Informatica is making the use of technology a key factor in its ability to help drive customer success and rapid return on investment through superior and timely service/support, a key differentiator for Informatica in the marketplace. Informatica has also consistently exceeded customers' expectations through innovative approaches to support, which were extended last year with the debut of two next-generation proactive support tools.

Silicon Valley 150

Informatica is ranked as the 58th largest technology company in the San Francisco Bay Area according to the annual rankings of the Silicon Valley 150 in The San Jose Mercury News. The Silicon Valley 150 ranks public technology companies headquartered in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara Valleys on the basis of worldwide revenue for the most recent available four quarters.

Informatica’s Chief Strategist for Public Sector Named to DC’s Top 50 Women in Tech

Kimberley Williams, Informatica’s chief strategist for Public Sector, was selected as one of DC’s Top 50 Women in Tech. FedScoop defined these vibrant, talented and forward-thinking women as women who shape the conversation on technology in D.C. These 50 women are movers and shakers who share a passion for using technology as a force multiplier to push government and industry to the next level by leveraging and improving information technology services in unprecedented ways. Representing Informatica, Williams will participate in numerous industry events and education programs for partners and systems integrators and government IT and business leaders.

Informatica Wins Two 2014 Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards

Two Informatica Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) products were honored at the Info Security Products Guide Award reception during the 2014 RSA Conference. The Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards program honors and generates industry-wide and peer recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and individuals from all over the world.

Informatica Wins 2014 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Lead Generation Solution

Informatica Marketplace was recognized in the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) 28th Annual CODiE Awards as the Best Lead Generation Solution. The SIIA CODiE Awards winners represent the information industry’s best products, technologies and services created by or for media, publishers and information services providers. In this annual industry peer-review awards, Informatica has been recognized for its outstanding achievement, innovation and vision in the software and information industry.

This specific award honors the best solution which serves to generate inbound leads for businesses by providing compelling information via online/web, mobile/apps or social media content to consumers or business professionals. The Informatica Marketplace gives partners a streamlined sales and marketing channel to a user base of more than 125,000 customers at over 4,500 companies in 125 countries. Its Hosting, e-Commerce and Marketing engines provide partners with everything they need to promote and sell their solutions with minimal investment and risk.

Informatica Marketplace Named a 2014 SIIA CODiE Award Finalist for Best Crowd Sourced Solution

Informatica Marketplace has been named a finalist in the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) 28th Annual CODiE Awards for Best Crowd Sourced Solution. This category recognizes the best crowd sourcing products or services designed for use by media companies, publishers and information providers. Informatica's developer community has grown to more than 125,000 active members and over 400 partners. The Informatica Marketplace provides the community with a platform to share and discuss the solutions they have developed to extend enhance and augment Informatica technology.

Informatica Customer InsideTrack Selected as 2014 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader

Informatica customer, CIO of InsideTrack Derald P. Sue, was selected as a 2014 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader. Each year, Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders awards program honors the best and brightest IT executives. This year's class is no exception, demonstrating their positive management strategies, innovation despite business challenges and effective use of information technology. Along with the other honorees, Sue was selected for transforming his career regularly on the way to the top.

Informatica Named to 2013 InformationWeek 500

Informatica was named to the 2013 InformationWeek 500 List – a list of the top technology innovators in the U.S. InformationWeek identifies and honors the nation’s most innovative users of information technology with its annual InformationWeek 500 listing, and also tracks the technology, strategies, investments and administrative practices of some of the best-known organizations in the country.

Silicon Valley 150

Informatica is ranked as the 58th largest technology company in the San Francisco Bay Area according to the annual rankings of the Silicon Valley 150 in The San Jose Mercury News. The Silicon Valley 150 ranks public technology companies headquartered in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara Valleys on the basis of worldwide revenue for the most recent available four quarters.

Informatica Customer, SportScheck, Wins IT Leadership Award for Information Management in 2013 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

In the 8th annual 2013 Ventana Research Leadership Awards, SportScheck was recognized in the Information Technology and Leadership category for its commitment to using data for an outstanding customer experience and its success using Informatica Product Information Management (PIM) technology in its initiative to standardize its product representations and brand identity across all retail channels.

The Leadership Awards recognize organizations and supporting technology vendors that have effectively achieved superior results through using people, processes, information and technology while applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

Informatica Wins Prestigious 2013 Ventana Research Award for IT Innovation

Informatica Vibe won a Ventana Research Award for Information Optimization in the IT Innovation category. The Ventana Research Awards recognize technology vendors that have introduced innovations in technology to advance business and IT. The awards strive to distinguish pioneers that have developed clear visionary and transformative technology. “Informatica’s Technology Innovation Award for Information Optimization in IT Innovation shows the company’s commitment to delivering the platforms that will meet the needs of the next generation of information requirements for business and IT,” said Mark Smith, CEO and chief research officer with Ventana Research. “Informatica’s embeddable virtual data machine was the foundation for innovation. It enables the platform to operate anywhere and support a broad range of data needs for business and IT.”

Informatica Named to Forbes' Best Enterprise Software Companies and CEOs to Work in 2013 List

Informatica has been named to the Forbes' Best Enterprise Software Companies and CEOs to Work for in 2013 list. Informatica occupies the 9th spot in terms of percentage of employees who would recommend this company to a friend (83%). Then, Informatica CEO Sohaib Abbasi is in the 10th spot on the list of “The Best CEOs to Work for in Enterprise Software, 2014” based on percentage of employees who approve of the CEO (92%). The list includes the companies on Price Waterhouse Coopers’ annual list of the Global 100 software leaders and is based on Glassdoor rankings.

Potential at Work wins first place in B2B Content Marketing’s email newsletter category
“Potential at Work” Wins B2B 2013 Content Marketing Award

Informatica’s “Potential at Work” won first place in the email newsletter category of B2B’s 2013 Content Marketing Awards. B2B commended Informatica on the impressive breadth of content with precise targeting in the “Potential at Work” e-newsletter.

HR Executive Magazine Names Brad Cook a 2013 Rising Star
Informatica Marketplace Wins Three Golden Bridge awards.

Informatica Marketplace won gold medals in “Best Tools and Marketing Resources for Partners Program” and “Best Post-Sales Customer Retention Program of the Year.” Marketplace also won a bronze medal in the “Best Helping Partners Expand Business Program” category.

Kelley Blue Book is a finalist in two Constellation SuperNova award categories
Informatica customer, Kelley Blue Book, Selected as a Finalist Constellation SuperNova Awards

Constellation Research named Kelley Blue Book a finalist in the  Data to Decisions and Digital Marketing Transformation categories in the 2013 SuperNova Award program for its Web360 initiative.

Kelley Blue Book’s Web360 initiative is a significant initiative related to digital data and the enterprise data warehouse. It creates a single 360-degree view of online activity and behavior across disparate data sources throughout and from outside the enterprise. Working with Informatica, Kelley Blue Book has a unified platform approach to integration and the Web360 initiative is enabling the company to profile, cleanse, integrate and analyze large data sets with complex relationships for the first time. As a result of the Web360 initiative, Kelley Blue Book has been able to improve its analytics intelligence, achieve a holistic view of data, and generate powerful new insights for the organization.

Informatica and Strategy to Revenue Win 2013 Brandon Hall Excellence in Sales and Marketing Award
Informatica and Strategy to Revenue Win 2013 Brandon Hall Excellence in Sales and Marketing Award

Informatica and Strategy to Revenue won a 2013 Brandon Hall Excellence in Sales and Marketing Award in the ‘Best Use of Learning Technologies’ category for the ‘Opportunity Management for Deal Teams’ project. This project encompassed everything from the alignment of the sales process to the buyer, to the automation and integration of tools into Informatica’s CRM system, through the enablement and field rollout to over 700 people simultaneously during Informatica’s 2012 Sales Kick Off event.

Informatica PowerCenter Wins Teradata Epic Award
Informatica PowerCenter Wins Teradata Epic Award

Informatica PowerCenter won the ISV & SI Enterprise Intelligence award in the 2013 Teradata Epic Awards program.  Informatica won because Informatica PowerCenter sets the standard for highly scalable, high-performance enterprise data integration software. Informatica PowerCenter empowers IT organizations to implement a single approach to accessing, transforming and delivering data without having to resort to hand coding. The software scales to support large data volumes and meets enterprise demands for security and performance. The PowerCenter Big Data Edition is designed to optimize the data integration across the Teradata Unified Data Architecture.

Informatica Wins The Best Brand Promotion Award
Informatica Wins The Best Brand Promotion Award

Informatica has been awarded “The Best Brand Promotion Award” during Innovative Marketing Forum. The event, which is organized by Business Value, a top-tier business magazine in China, is a grand platform for companies to share best marketing practices and effective marketing approaches for brand awareness and business development. This award is a high recognition of Informatica’s integrated, effective marketing approaches covering digital and offline events, from both media and industry.

IInformatica Wins Candidate Experience Award

Informatica was recognized as one of 66 companies out of nearly 300 that were awarded excellence in the recruiting candidate experience. This is the second year in a row that Informatica has garnered this prestigious accolade. Candidate Experience Awards are presented to companies based on a two-step process. First, Informatica was selected as a company whose recruiting efforts passed a high bar. Then, thousands of Informatica candidates were surveyed and rated Informatica's recruiting processes well above satisfactory. This award is testament to Informatica’s commitment to excellence and dedication to improving the candidate experience at all times of the recruiting cycle.

HR Executive Magazine Names Brad Cook a 2013 Rising Star

HR Executive praised Brad Cook's leadership, which has helped transform talent acquisition at Informatica and turn it into a world-class function.

Informatica's Eric Johnson was named as the Rising Star finalist by the Silicon Valley Business Journal CIO Awards

The Silicon Valley Business Journal notes: Eric Johnson could be considered the prototype of the chief information officer of the future. He comes from a business background but has a love and understanding of technology.

Informatica CFO Earl Fry Named to the Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team as Best CFO, Software, for Fourth Consecutive Year
Informatica CFO Earl Fry Named to the Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team as Best CFO, Software, for Fourth Consecutive Year

Earl Fry, CFO, CAO and EVP, Global Customer Support and Services at Informatica, has, for the fourth year in a row, won the prestigious title of Best CFO, Software, in the 2013 Institutional Investor Best CFO Awards. The winners are determined through an Institutional Investor survey of more than 1200 sell-side analysts. A past Stevie Finance Executive of the Year and Bay Area CFO of the Year, Fry has been a regular on the Institutional Investor ranking, garnering Best CFO on the buy-side and/or sell-side each of the last four years.

Informatica Customer, UMass Memorial Health Care, Wins Chief Information Officer in 2013 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

In the 8th annual 2013 Ventana Research Leadership Awards UMass Memorial Health Care was recognized in the CIO and IT Leadership category for its success using Informatica technology in its Cornerstone initiative. Cornerstone implements common patient, clinical and financial systems and drives consistent processes and workflows across UMass Memorial's entire healthcare system to optimize healthcare delivery and improve patient outcomes, grow the patient population and increase efficiency.

The Leadership Awards recognize organizations and supporting technology vendors that have effectively achieved superior results through using people, processes, information and technology while applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

Informatica Customer, UMass Memorial and Informatica CIO Selected as 2013 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders

Informatica customer, CIO of UMass Memorial Health Care George Brenckle and Informatica CIO, Tony Young were selected as 2013 Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leaders. Each year, Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders awards program honors the best and brightest IT executives. This year's class is no different, moving their businesses forward with potent technology and ROI-rich projects. The theme for this year's awards is "On the fast track." The new business imperative is to capture a competitive lead with all due speed. Along with the other honorees, Young and Brenckle were selected for generating revenue from IT and delivering business value -- fast.

2013 Gartner Master Data Management Excellence Awards in EMEA

Informatica customer, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), was selected as a finalist in the 2013 Gartner Master Data Management (MDM) Excellence Awards 2013 in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The awards recognize end-user organizations that have planned and executed successful MDM programs with significant and measurable business benefits. Finalists are chosen by Gartner analysts on the basis of criteria derived from Gartner's Seven Building Blocks of MDM framework.

GSK was selected as a finalist for the programs it has implemented to simplify clinical development, which integrates Informatica MDM within a service oriented architecture. This MDM initiative underpins advances made by the program to clinical planning and development processes and systems, thereby improving efficiency and enabling GSK to deliver more quality medicines to patients.

Informatica Global Customer Support team was honored Gold Stevie Award for its Use of Technology in Customer Service

Informatica Global Customer Support team was honored Bronze Stevie Award for Innovation in Customer Service
Informatica Global Customer Support Wins Two 2013 Stevie Awards

The Informatica Global Customer Support team was honored with two 2013 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service:

Informatica is making the use of technology a key factor in its ability to help drive customer success and rapid return on investment through superior and timely service/support, a key differentiator for Informatica in the marketplace. Informatica has also consistently exceeded customers' expectations through innovative approaches to support, which were extended last year with the debut of two next-generation proactive support tools developed by Informatica Global Customer Support.

Informatica Named to Best Workplace 2013 List

Informatica Ireland has been recognized as a Best Workplace 2013. Informatica was listed in the Best Small Workplaces in Ireland category. This prestigious accolade was presented at the Great Place to Work Awards where organizations were highlighted for creating high trust workplaces. "This is a fantastic achievement particularly given the difficult economic backdrop, proving that if you invest time and effort in developing the right culture in your organization your people will be your best asset and will be key to your business success."

The Great Place to Work Institute assesses the practices in place in organizations under nine key areas: inspiring, speaking, listening, caring, developing, thanking, hiring, celebrating and sharing. They then benchmark these practices against other organizations in that country. The second key component of the assessment is an anonymous 'trust index survey' that gathers the perceptions of employees under five dimensions: credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie. Finally there is a full analysis of open ended comments from employees.

AInformatica Receives Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Award for IT & Administration

Informatica Cloud has been named the recipient of the Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Awards for IT & Administration, as selected by salesforce.com customers. In receiving this award, Informatica joined all the winners in receiving recognition for their ability to take customer success to new levels. Informatica Cloud Integration for Salesforce is available for deployment on the AppExchange, the world's leading business apps marketplace, at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/. Informatica received its award for IT & Administration, which includes the Integration and Data Cleansing categories. This is the fifth year in a row that Informatica Cloud has been as been chosen by salesforce.com customers as the best solution on the AppExchange for IT and Administration.

Informatica Wins Silver Award for Best Security Software
Informatica Wins Silver Award for Best Security Software

Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Informatica Persistent Data Masking, specifically the Informatica Cloud Data Masking application, a Silver Award winner for Best Security Software in the 2013 Global Excellence Awards. Best Security Software was one of the most competitive categories—with eight finalists offering technologies ranging from mobile to cloud security. Informatica Cloud Data Masking was selected for its innovation and excellence in enabling organizations to address the full lifecycle of data privacy, including: defining and classifying sensitive data; discovering where sensitive data lives; applying consistent data masking rules; and measuring and monitoring to meet compliance requirements, protect personal and sensitive information and reduce the risk of a data breach.

Informatica Earns 2012 PR Daily Digital PR & Social Media Awards Honorable Mention

Informatica received an Honorable Mention in PR Daily’s Digital PR & Social Media Awards for Best Digital Marketing Campaign. Informatica was selected for its Data Virtualization digital marketing campaign, which included several social and digital marketing components, such as the creation and management of the "Data Virtualization and Data Services Architecture Group" on LinkedIn, which now serves as the industry's de facto open community on Data Virtualization that boasts nearly 3,000 avid members. The campaign also included a series of interactive webinars that were promoted into the community, social media and on a dedicated microsite as well as the industry's first virtual conference on Data Virtualization.

Informatica Wins Candidate Experience Award

Informatica was recognized as one of 37 companies out of 300 that were awarded excellence in recruiting candidate experience. Candidate Experience Awards are presented to companies based on a two-step process. First, Informatica was selected as a company whose recruiting efforts passed a high bar. Then, 3000 Informatica candidates were surveyed and rated Informatica's recruiting processes well above satisfactory. This award is testament to the level of professionalism Informatica Human Resources has as a team as well as the dedication to make Informatica's recruiting process world class in comparison to the competition.

Ventana Research Leadership Awards

Informatica customers, Ochsner Health System, Moffitt Cancer Center and HMS Holdings, won Ventana Research Leadership Awards in the Information Management, Big Data and Analytics categories, respectively. The Ventana Research Leadership and Technology Innovation Awards recognize organizations and supporting technology vendors that have effectively achieved superior results through using people, processes, information and technology while applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

Ventana Research Technology Innovation Awards

Informatica PowerCenter Big Data Edition won a Ventana Research Technology Innovation Award for Information Management. Informatica PowerCenter Big Data Edition is a major innovation for enterprises that need to control costs as data volumes grow, quickly onboard new data types from a variety of data sources, such as social, mobile, cloud and sensor devices, and deliver data at the velocity the business demands. By leveraging new analytical platforms, such as Hadoop, only PowerCenter Big Data Edition works both with emerging technologies and traditional data management infrastructure to unlock the value of big data while lowering big data costs and risks.

Saugatuck Research Beacon Award for Business Innovation

Informatica Cloud customer, Actelion Pharmaceutical, won a Saugatuck Research Beacon Award for Business Innovation. The Beacon Awards recognize excellence and innovation in the use of Cloud, mobile, social and analytics technologies in ways to improve, drive, or create business in four areas of business and IT: Customer Engagement / Satisfaction; Products / Solutions; Markets / Partnering; Business Models / Realizing Revenue. Actelion Pharmaceutical was selected for its innovative data analytics methodology and architecture enabling exceptional cost reductions in program tracking and regulatory compliance.

Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Narelle Wilson, vice president, Marketing at Informatica won a bronze Stevie Women in Business Award for Female Executive of the Year in Asia, Australia or New Zealand. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs and the companies they run – worldwide. Through the Stevie Awards, Informatica executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

Constellation SuperNova Awards

Informatica customer, Johnson and Johnson Healthcare Systems, was selected as a semifinalist in the Constellation SuperNova Awards in the Data to Decisions category. Johnson and Johnson Healthcare Systems was selected for its massive unified Master Data Management (MDM) project based on Informatica MDM. The project is part of the solution to the company's overarching "perfect end-to-end customer experience" objective and has developed distinct core masters that are now used by multiple operating companies in four different regions of the world.

2012 Center for Digital Education Yearbook – Top 50 Innovators in Education

Informatica customer, Sherri Hammons, chief technology officer, State of Colorado Office of Information Technology, has been selected as a top innovator in education in the 2012 Center for Digital Education Yearbook. The yearbook highlights 50 education innovators that have led the way and provided best practice models to imitate. Hammons was selected for leading the State's ambitious Relative Information to Strengthen Education (RISE) initiative. Key to the initiative's success is Informatica MDM, which enables the sharing of data across state departments and agencies. Because of Hammons efforts, Colorado is now able to aggregate and analyze authoritative data across its education, social services and corrections agencies to reach better conclusions on how to empower students and extend college access to the disadvantages, among many other things.

Digital PR & Social Media Awards

Informatica has been selected as a finalist in the Digital PR & Social Media Awards for Best Digital Marketing Campaign. Informatica was specifically selected for its Data Virtualization digital marketing campaign, which included several social and digital marketing components, such as the creation and management of the "Data Virtualization and Data Services Architecture Group" on LinkedIn, which now serves as the industry's de facto open community on Data Virtualization. The campaign also included a series of interactive webinars that were promoted into the community, social media and on a dedicated microsite as well as the industry's first virtual conference on Data Virtualization.

UK Oracle User Group Partner of the Year Awards

Informatica was selected as a finalist for two awards in the 2012 UK Oracle User Group Partner of the Year Awards – Siebel Partner of the Year and Innovative Partner of the Year. The awards provide recognition to Oracle Partners for the contribution that they make by offering their services to Oracle users

Informatica wins a Stevie American Business Award

Informatica won a bronze Stevie Award for Company of the Year – Business Services. The Stevie Awards recognize the leadership achievements and positive contributions of individuals and companies worldwide. Through the Stevie Awards, Informatica and its executives have been honored for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

Silicon Valley 150

Informatica is ranked as the 57th largest technology company in the San Francisco Bay Area according to the annual rankings of the Silicon Valley 150 in The San Jose Mercury News. The Silicon Valley 150 ranks public technology companies headquartered in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara Valleys on the basis of worldwide revenue for the most recent available four quarters.

InformationWeek 2012 Healthcare CIO 25

Two Informatica customers—Ochsner Health System CIO, Chris Belmont, and UMass Memorial Health Care CIO, George Brenckle—were named to InformationWeek's 2012 list of the Top 25 Healthcare CIOs.

Chris Belmont, senior vice president and chief information officer at Ochsner Health System, is utilizing the Informatica Platform to take all the rich data the healthcare system had collected in the last 15 years—including clinical and operational data—and aggregate it so users would have easy access. Data integration has significantly improved the health system's user experience in ways that let it run the business more efficiently and provide better care.

George Brenckle, senior vice president and chief information officer at UMass Memorial Health Care, is making his contribution to better patient care by harnessing the power of big data. With the help of Informatica, UMass has aggregated and cleaned up the healthcare system's enterprise master patient index, giving users easy access to the data contained in more than 5 million patient records, which sets the stage for the kind of data analytics that can improve clinical outcomes and lower costs.

Ventana Research's 2012 Value Index for Data Integration

Informatica has been rated the number one "Hot Vendor" in Ventana Research's 2012 Value Index for Data Integration, based upon its comprehensive platform approach to data integration. Informatica scored the highest of all 13 vendors with a rating of 96.3% out of 100%.

The 2012 Data Integration Value Index was designed to help IT organizations evaluate data integration software vendors' offerings more rapidly and accurately, allowing buyers to make choices based on a deeper understanding of how these offerings can address their specific requirements. Technology vendors earning the highest "Hot" and "Warm" Vendor classifications are those that Ventana Research certified as best able to deliver buyer value based on a thorough evaluation and audit - that is, based on research and verifiable facts. The Value Index evaluated vendors' software across seven categories: usability, manageability, reliability, capability, adaptability, total cost of ownership and return on investment. Informatica scored high in all seven categories.

2011 ERE Recruiting Excellence Award

Informatica awarded Most Strategic Use of Technology.

Informatica wins 2011 onrec Award

Informatica cited for Excellence in Sourcing Innovation

CIO 100 2011

CIO, the executive-level IT media brand providing insight into business technology leadership, announced the 2012 CIO 100 honorees. This annual awards program recognizes 100 organizations that have distinguished themselves by creating business value through the innovative use of IT.

The State of Colorado Governor's Office of Information Technology was named a CIO 100 honoree for its Colorado Information Marketplace (CIM) initiative, which is backed by the Informatica Platform. CIM creates a central exchange where agencies can both access and publish information. It also increases transparency by giving improved data access to all Colorado citizens and makes it possible to link data about citizens, businesses and locations that comes from multiple databases.

CIO 100 2011

CIO, the executive-level IT media brand providing insight into business technology leadership, announced the 2012 CIO 100 honorees. This annual awards program recognizes 100 organizations that have distinguished themselves by creating business value through the innovative use of IT.

Informatica was chosen as one of innovative organizations that use IT effectively to create business value - exemplifying the strategic partnership of IT and business.

Informatica Named to Association of Support Professionals 2012 "Ten Best Web Support Sites"

The Association of Support Professionals (ASP) has named Informatica a winner in its' fifteenth annual "Ten Best Web Support Sites" competition, a prestigious award that showcases excellence in online service and support.

The award winners were selected by a panel of judges with expertise in Web support design and implementation, using a scoring system based on 25 separate performance criteria. The evaluation process covers the following areas:

  • Overall usability, design, and navigation
  • Knowledgebase and search implementation
  • Interactive features
  • Customer experience
  • The major site development challenge
Informatica Cloud and Informatica Data Services (IDS) Named CODiE Award Finalists

Informatica Cloud and Informatica Data Services (IDS) have been named finalists in the Software & Information Industry Association's 27th Annual CODiE Awards for Best Cloud Infrastructure and Best Integration Solution, respectively. In the annual industry peer-review awards, Informatica has been recognized for its outstanding achievement, innovation and vision in the software and information industry. Winners of the CODiE Awards will be recognized at a special event on May 10, 2012, during the All About the Cloud conference in San Francisco. For 27 years, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose – to showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.

Informatica Dynamic Data Masking Wins Most Innovative Security Product of the Year

Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Informatica Dynamic Data Maskingthe Most Innovative Security (Software) Product of the Year in the 2012 Global Excellence Awards. Informatica Dynamic Data Masking, the industry's first dynamic data masking solution and a component of the Informatica Platform, was selected for its innovation and excellence in enabling organizations to meet compliance requirements, protect personal and sensitive information and reduce the risk of a data breach.

Informatica Cloud Customer Support Team Wins Stevie Award for Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year

The Informatica Cloud Customer Support team was named a Bronze Winner for the 2012 Front-Line Customer Support Team of the Year – Computer Hardware, Software, or Services, in the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Informatica Cloud Customer Support was given this honor as a result of its unique ability to successfully blend direct high-touch support and customer success management.

The awards honor organizations that display outstanding performance in the workplace. The awards give customer service and sales professionals the opportunity to be recognized for the results they achieve every day for their customers. More than 1,000 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted to this year's competition.

Informatica Dynamic Data Masking Named Finalist in 2012 SC Magazine Awards Europe

Informatica Dynamic Data Masking products dynamically mask sensitive production data from unauthorized access and permanently and irreversibly mask nonproduction data. IT organizations can comply with data privacy regulations and organization-wide data privacy mandates and can reduce the risk of a data breach.

Informatica has been named a finalist in two categories of the awards:

  • Best Security Solution, financial services
  • Information Security Product of the Year
Info Security's 2012 Global Excellence Awards

Informatica Dynamic Data Masking was named a finalist in two categories in the 8th annual awards:

  • Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year
  • Database Security, Data Leakage - Protection / Extrusion Prevention

These global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technology.

China Information Industry Fast Developing Enterprise Award
China Information Industry Fast Developing Enterprise Award

Informatica won the China Information Industry Fast Developing Enterprise Award. This award was presented by China Information World, one of the most authoritative IT publications in China. The award is testament to Informatica's rapid development and prominent contribution to China's information industry.

Informatica is voted the Most Trusted Company by Chinese CIOs in 2012
Informatica is voted the Most Trusted Company by Chinese CIOs in 2012

In a survey of Chinese CIOs by China Informatica World, one of the most authoritative IT publications in China, Informatica was selected as the Most Trusted Company. This award highlights Informatica's high customer satisfaction and strong trust among CIOs in data integration.

2012 Business and Technology Innovation Award
2012 Business and Technology Innovation Award

Informatica was awarded with the 2012 Business and Technology Innovation Award by Business Value Magazine. Business Value is a top-tier business magazine in China, written for CEOs, CIOs, corporate boards, senior managers and executives. This award recognizes and affirms Informatica's key role in big data and further enhances Informatica's strong leadership position in data management.

Informatica wins China Data Management Technology Innovation and 2012 Most Influential Brand Awards
Informatica wins China Data Management Technology Innovation and 2012 Most Influential Brand Awards

Informatica was honored with two China Data Management Awards by IT Operation & Maintenance Magazine, an influential Chinese monthly magazine targeted at IT operation and maintenance professionals. Informatica took home the award for Technology Innovation, affirming the company's outstanding technology innovation in the data management industry. Informatica also won the 2012 Most Influential Brand Award, highlighting the company's exceptional leadership in the data management industry.

Outstanding Data Integration Solution of the Year for China's Securities Industry
Outstanding Data Integration Solution of the Year for China's Securities Industry

For the second consecutive year, Informatica was awarded the Outstanding Data Integration Solution of the Year for China's Securities Industry. This honor was presented by CCW Research, a well-known information communication technology research and analysis firm in China. This award represents the powerful leadership of Informatica data integration solutions in China's securities industry.

2012 Cloud Computing Innovation Award
2012 Cloud Computing Innovation Award

Informatica was presented with the 2012 Cloud Computing Innovation Award by the Cloud Computing China Congress, a leading and influential cloud computing industry association. The award recognizes Informatica's innovation and leading position in data integration.

2011 Teradata Epic Awards

Informatica was selected as the winner of the Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Partner Award for Collaborative Revenue Contribution for the company's excellence in helping Teradata expand its market coverage. Informatica was recognized as the ISV partner who influenced the largest year-over-year incremental revenue growth for Teradata, expanding its presence in over 20 accounts.

Now in its fourth year, the Teradata Epic Awards program recognizes extraordinary innovations from Teradata customers and partners that use data to create, capture and return equity to their organizations. Their solutions provide business insights and create competitive advantage.

2011 TechAmerica David Packard Innovator Awards

Ron Papas, general manager, Informatica Cloud, has won the 2011 Innovator Award in the Cloud Computing and E-Commerce category at the 53rd Annual David Packard Medal of Achievement and Innovator Awards. Mr. Papas was selected for his leadership in developing and delivering Informatica Cloud, an award-winning, multi-tenant, cloud-based data integration service, which now processes over 20 billion transactions and runs over three million integration jobs per month.

Since 1959, TechAmerica has awarded the David Packard Medal of Achievement, their highest award, to honor significant lifetime contributors and pioneers of the high-tech industry. To honor current leaders for their contributions to the technology industry, TechAmerica added the Innovator Awards.

2011 Innovative Solution Award

This award recognizes initiatives that bring constructive change and provide quantifiable business value in organizations working to manage information as an asset. The winning submissions demonstrated a unique combination of circumstances, ideas and technology that successfully and creatively addressed a business pain point.

Station Casinos is using the Informatica Platform to integrate data from customers, gaming and financial metrics, based on a Teradata data warehouse and reporting from Cognos. The Informatica solution pulls information from as many as 500 heterogeneous legacy sources, without developing new data access programs or impacting mission-critical systems. The resulting information provides deeper, diverse marketing and sales information to provide richer, more targeted customer experiences.

According to Julie Langenkamp editor-in-chief, Information Management, "This is a powerful solution, incorporating data integration and data quality to yield an enterprise-wide information supply chain."

Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's 2011 CFO of the Year Awards

Earl Fry has been named a finalist in the 2011 Large Public Company (Above $500 million annual revenue)

The top finance executives in Silicon Valley were honored at the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's annual CFO of the Year awards Thursday night.

2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards
Informatica CFO, Earl Fry, Receives 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

Earl Fry has won the Leadership award for Chief Financial Officer in the 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards for his sponsorship and leadership around the Informatica Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Investor Relations tracking system. Leveraging technology from Ipreo, Informatica implemented the solution to enable the company to identify and track interactions with investors and profile and analyze its investor base. Consequently, executive and investor relations teams have a far more efficient process for sharing information, have developed better insights and have been able to translate those insights into a more diversified shareholder base.

The Ventana Research Leadership Awards recognize the technology vendors and their customers that have most effectively achieved success through using people, processes, information and technology and applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards
Informatica CIO, Tony Young, Receives 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

Tony Young has won the Leadership award for IT Performance Management in the 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards for spearheading a master data management (MDM) initiative. Leveraging Delphix technology, the initiative has enabled Informatica to correlate and synchronize customer data in order to improve customer service and help sales create more value out of customer interactions. The resulting 360-degree view of customer and prospect interactions has led to more accurate lead routing, more targeted and successful marketing efforts and increased revenues.

The Ventana Research Leadership Awards recognize the technology vendors and their customers that have most effectively achieved success through using people, processes, information and technology and applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards
Informatica Customer, Westpac Life New Zealand, Receives 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

Westpac New Zealand Life Limited, a leading insurer, has won two awards in the 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards. Westpac was recognized for:

  • Leadership in Big Data, and
  • Overall Information Technology

Westpac New Zealand Life has standardized on the Informatica Platform to help power strategic initiatives around customer centricity and big data.

The Ventana Research Leadership Awards recognize the technology vendors and their customers that have most effectively achieved success through using people, processes, information and technology and applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.

2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards
Informatica Customer, Utah Department of Health, Receives 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards

Utah Department of Health was recognized for Leadership in Information Management in the 2011 Ventana Research Leadership Awards.

Utah Department of Health, with its All Payer Claims Database program to track the cost and quality of medical care, created a seamless data collection/access/analysis environment around healthcare data in the entire state of Utah. The Informatica Platform was used to design and power the linking elements of the database, including ensuring the quality of the data and protecting patient privacy.

The Ventana Research Leadership Awards recognize the technology vendors and their customers that have most effectively achieved success through using people, processes, information and technology and applying best practices within specific business and technology categories.


Informatica has been listed on the Forbes' 100 Best Small Companies in America. The annual rankings are based on earnings growth, sales growth and return on equity during the past 12 months and over five years. Forbes also factors in stock performance versus each company's peer group. Of the 100 Best Small Companies in America, Informatica ranked in the number 66 spot. The Forbes Best Small Companies must generate annual revenue under $1 billion. Forbes notes in the rankings that, "Even in the toughest of times, the best companies—small and large—find a way."

2011 CRM Market Winner

In the 10th annual CRM Market Leaders Awards, Informatica has been recognized for its exemplary company direction and depth of functionality.

Beating out industry competition, "Informatica's data quality solution is often on the short list with our clients, even if they are not an Informatica shop," Ray Wang, Constellation Research says. That's a pretty powerful statement that sums up Informatica's victory for the second consecutive year. In fact, in 2009, an analyst proclaimed that the company "will be hands-down [the one] to beat" in a year or two. Well, it's now been two years and it looks like Informatica doesn't plan to go anywhere soon. Scoring an impressive 4.3 for both company direction and depth of functionality and a 4.0 for customer satisfaction, Informatica was the clear winner in the data quality category this year. "I really like what Informatica is doing," Michael Fauscette, group vice president of software business solutions at IDC says. "Their developments are very interesting tools, and in some areas they might be a little ahead."

TDWI Best Practices Award 2011

Informatica customer Station Casinos has won the TDWI Best Practices Award for Right-Time BI. The awards are designed to identify and honor companies that have demonstrated excellence in developing, deploying, and maintaining Business Intelligence and DW applications. The nominated solutions were evaluated based on business impact, maturity, innovation, and relevance.

Station Casinos wanted a better understanding of customer activities and preferences and the ability to offer personalized incentives to increase its customer base. Station Casinos undertook an initiative to gather data from its 18 resorts and casinos and provide a 360-degree, real-time view of customer activities. The data would include all customer "touch points," including financial, gaming, hotel, food and beverage, and other data to understand customer trends, usage patterns, and the overall casino experience.

To get this level of detailed information, Station Casinos deployed the Informatica Platform, which provides the ability to access, clean, and deliver critical data in real time, including integrated customer, gaming, and finance information from as many as 500 heterogeneous sources and 9.2 million customer records.

2011 International Business Awards - Stevie

Stephanie Wakefield, Vice President, Investor Relations was named the Winner for the 2011 Communications, Investor Relations, or PR Executive of the Year . Ms. Wakefield has helped translate Informatica's corporate performance into a premium valuation and has been a key driver in Informatica maintaining its high corporate governance ratings as well as retaining and motivating its professional workforce. Through the Stevie Awards Informatica executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

2011 International Business Awards - Stevie

Chris Boorman, Chief Marketing Office and SVP Education and Enablement was named a Distinguished Honoree for the 2011 Marketing Executive of the Year. Mr. Boorman has instituted pioneering programs that have more closely bound Informatica Marketing to Sales, the Informatica website to CRM and Informatica to its customers via online communities and social media marketing. Through the Stevie Awards Informatica executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

American Business Stevie Winner 2011

Chris Boorman, Chief Marketing Office and SVP Education and Enablement was named the Winner for the 2011 Marketing Executive of the Year. Mr. Boorman has instituted pioneering programs that have more closely bound Informatica Marketing to Sales, the Informatica website to CRM and Informatica to its customers via online communities and social media marketing. Through the Stevie Awards Informatica executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

American Business Stevie Winner 2011

Stephanie Wakefield, Vice President, Investor Relations was named the Winner for the 2011 Communications, Investor Relations, or PR Executive of the Year . Ms. Wakefield has helped translate Informatica's corporate performance into a premium valuation and has been a key driver in Informatica maintaining its high corporate governance ratings as well as retaining and motivating its professional workforce. Through the Stevie Awards Informatica executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world.

2011 International Business Award Distinguished Honoree

Tony Young, CIO, was recognized as a Distinguished Honoree in the 2011 International Business Award for Information Technology Executive of the Year. Mr. Young has consistently put IT innovation at the service of the business. He runs a global IT organization where a significant amount of the budget goes to innovation, and where the team functions not just as IT, but also as an extension of R&D, Marketing and Sales - partnering with the business is part of daily life for this team.

The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business. Recipients of International Business Awards trophies were selected from more than 3,000 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 40 nations.

CIO 100 2011

Informatica has been recognized as a winner in the 24th annual CIO 100 Awards. The Awards celebrates 100 organizations (and the people within them) that are using information technology in innovative ways to deliver business value, whether by creating competitive advantage, optimizing business processes, enabling growth or improving relationships with customers. Winners show how IT organizations can transform business with technology innovations that propel the enterprise toward a more profitable future.

CODiE Winner 2011

Informatica Cloud has been selected as the Winner in the Software & Information Industry Association's (SIIA) 26th Annual CODiE Awards for Best Cloud Management Solution. In the industry's only peer-review awards, Informatica has been recognized for its outstanding achievement, innovation and vision in the software and information industry.

"Now in its 26th year, the CODiE Awards continue to recognize those companies providing the best new technology products and services across a broad array of industries. In addition, its winners are a prolific testament to the power of technology to deliver innovative solutions to businesses and consumers. SIIA warmly congratulates all of the winners and nominees of the CODiE Awards, whose innovation is essential for continuing America's leadership in the global knowledge economy." -- Ken Wasch, SIIA President

American Business Stevie Finalist 2011

Informatica and its executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world. The American Business Awards are the only national, all-encompassing business awards program in the United States.

In the 2011 American Business Awards:

Information Management Top 25 2011

In its second annual list, Information Management has shared its picks for the best and brightest managers in IT. These are the best examples of leadership and names to watch in information management in the coming year. These four "movers and shakers" deserve special mention as they have one thing in common - being extensive users of data integration and data quality Informatica technology.

Informatica customers recognized:

ComputerWorld Honors Program Laureate 2011

Informatica customer, Utah Department of Health, has been recognized as a Laureate in the 2011 Computerworld Honors Program for its All Payer Claims Database. The Program recognizes those organizations which create and use information technology to promote and advance the public welfare, benefit society and change the world for the better.

Chris Boorman, Chief Marketing Officer, Informatica named Finalist in the 2011 Chief Marketing Officer of the Year Award

The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Institute has named Chris Boorman one of five finalists for this year's award. The CMO Institute created the award to recognize Chief Marketing Officers who demonstrated outstanding leadership across various disciplines of the marketing field during the prior year. This year's finalists include marketers that overcame difficult economic headwinds to produce impressive results. Nominees were evaluated across several categories of performance, including: market orientation and customer intimacy, accountability for results, commitment to innovation, and overall contribution to the success of their company.

MIT CIO Symposium 2011

Tony Young, Informatica CIO, has been named one of three finalists in the MIT 4th Annual CIO Award for Innovation Leadership. The award honors Chief Information Officers (CIOs) who lead their organizations to pursue innovative use of Information Technology (IT) and business processes to deliver business value. Key characteristics of CIO innovation leadership include:

  • Trusted Advisor—to the CEO, CFO, and other senior executives.
  • Business Leader—intimately aware of business challenges, competitive landscape, and the organization's core strengths.
  • Strong Communicator—articulates a vision for IT-enabled innovation and works across the organization and with external stakeholders to gain support for this vision.
  • Proven IT Manager—delivers core IT services, using internal staff and external services, within budget and staff constraints.
FStech Best Training System Winner 2011

"The winning entry will demonstrate how the use of technology has improved processes, speeded up response times, enhanced capacity and helped further the chances of future business success." LMAX launched a multilateral trading facility (MTF) in 2010 with Informatica's Ultra Messaging software at its core. The new trading platform provides an entirely new way for retail investors to trade contracts for difference (CFDs) and Foreign Exchange.

The FST Awards recognize excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sectors. These prestigious awards are designed to emphasize the importance of IT as a key driver in business and to acknowledge and reward IT specialists working within the sector.

CODiE Finalist 2011

Informatica Cloud has been named a Finalist in the Software & Information Industry Association's 26th Annual CODiE Awards for Best Cloud Management Solution. In the annual industry peer-review awards, Informatica has been recognized for its outstanding achievement, innovation and vision in the software and information industry. Winners of the CODiE Awards will be recognized at a special event during the 2011 All About the Cloud conference, which will be held May 23-26 in San Francisco. For 25 years, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose – to showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.

CODiE Finalist 2011

Informatica Cloud has been named a Finalist in the Software & Information Industry Association's 26th Annual CODiE Awards for Best Integration Solution. In the annual industry peer-review awards, Informatica has been recognized for its outstanding achievement, innovation and vision in the software and information industry. Winners of the CODiE Awards will be recognized at a special event during the 2011 All About the Cloud conference, which will be held May 23-26 in San Francisco. For 25 years, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose – to showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.

ERE recruiting Excellence 2011

Informatica has won an award in the seventh annual ERE Recruiting Excellence Awards for Best Strategic Use of Technology. The awards recognize the best firms and their best practices in talent management.

Stevie Sales Customer Service Finalist 2011

Informatica was named a Finalist in the Innovation in Customer Service category in the fifth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The awards honor organizations that display outstanding performance in the workplace. The awards give customer service and sales professionals the opportunity to be recognized for the results they achieve every day for their customers. More than 800 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted to this year's competition.

Informatica is dedicated to helping customers accelerate technology innovation by delivering the strongest data integration services and solutions in the market.

FST STST INT Shortlist 2011

ING - Data Management technology management centre project

The Data Management technology management centre is one of the success stories within the regional transformation programme that ING Insurance Central and Rest of Europe established to implement technology solutions to support sustainable growth. The DM TMC has pioneered data integration, reusability and cost effectiveness on a European regional scale.

The FST Awards recognise excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sectors. These prestigious awards are designed to emphasise the importance of IT as a key driver in business and to acknowledge and reward IT specialists working within the sector.

FST STST INT Shortlist 2011

J.P. Morgan - Finance Reconciliation Engine (FiRE)

J.P. Morgan recognized the challenges and limitations of trade vs. ledger reconciliations and needed to design a new system to enable shorter batch processing windows, performance enhancements and resiliency. This new platform, which was designed and implemented with Informatica, achieved these goals, exceeding performance requirements and delivering significant cost savings.

The FST Awards recognize excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sectors. These prestigious awards are designed to emphasize the importance of IT as a key driver in business and to acknowledge and reward IT specialists working within the sector.

FST STST INT Shortlist 2011

LMAX

In October 2010, LMAX launched a new multilateral trading facility (MTF). This unique trading platform provides an entirely new way for retail investors to trade contracts for difference (CFDs) and Foreign Exchange. Informatica's Ultra Messaging product is the ultra low-latency messaging solution used throughout LMAX's MTF trading venue.

The FST Awards recognize excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sectors. These prestigious awards are designed to emphasize the importance of IT as a key driver in business and to acknowledge and reward IT specialists working within the sector.

Institutional Investor 2011
Informatica Executives Named To 2011 Institutional Investor's All-America Software Executive Team.

Informatica chairman and chief executive officer (CEO), Sohaib Abbasi, was named one of the three top performing software company CEOs according to buy-side analysts, tying for number two CEO, Software.

Earl Fry, Informatica chief financial officer (CFO), chief accounting officer and executive vice president, Global Customer Support has won the coveted title of Best CFO, Software for the second year in a row in Institutional Investor's annual survey of financial analysts. Fry was rated number one by both buy- and sell-side analysts.

Stephanie Wakefield, vice president of Investor Relations, was named number two IR Professional, Software by buy-side analysts, who also rated Informatica number two in IR performance among public software companies.

The rankings reflect the opinions of nearly 1,300 buy- and sell-side analysts and investment professionals at more than 550 firms.

One to Watch 2010

Best Companies' vision is to identify the drivers of sustainable business performance. Research shows that the key is 'Workplace Engagement'. Best Companies Accreditation scheme recognises those organisations that have achieved high levels of 'Workplace Engagement'.

Best Companies Accreditation follows the elite 'Michelin style' star rating system for organisations that demonstrate high levels of employee engagement. Based on staff feedback, organisations receive a Best Companies index score which will determine their star rating compared to a fixed standard.

Best of SaaS 2010

The program is aimed at promoting the measurable business benefits being delivered by today's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions. It recognizes SaaS vendors that are producing tangible business benefits for specific user organizations. These benefits can include increased sales, lower costs, higher customer satisfaction, faster operations and greater profitability.

Informatica customers BDB Payroll Service, Toshiba America Business Solutions and Bay & Bay Transportation were all named as companies receiving measurable business benefits from using Informatica.

Info Managment Innovative Solution 2010

U.S. Xpress needed to better manage vehicle idle time across a fleet of trucks, leading to improved customer service and millions of dollars in savings. U.S. Xpress found some data that had not been touched for seven years. The data governance solution, based on the Informatica Platform allows U.S. Xpress to profile the data, determine whether it is still relevant and then drop it into the company's master data management system. Implementation only took four and a half months. Now armed with visibility into how much time drivers were idling, U.S. Xpress cut the percentage of time its trucks stand idle from the high eighties to just over 50 percent. As a result, U.S. Xpress has been able to dramatically reduce vehicle idle time, ultimately saving the company millions of dollars annually including savings on fuel — equivalent to a return on investment in only three months.

This award recognizes initiatives that bring constructive change and provide quantifiable business value in organizations working to manage information as an asset. Winning submissions demonstrated a unique combination of circumstances, ideas and technology or a creative solution that successfully addressed a business pain point, including creativity, their creation of competitive advantage or their positive impact on the bottom line.

Asia MIS Strategic 100

The Strategic 100 by MIS Asia highlights the 100 most strategically important vendors in the Asia Pacific region. It provides IT decision-makers with an unbiased and valuable reference tool, highlighting the vendor organisations they need to know about and watch.

MIS Asia appointed a total of 30 independent judges - 10 each from Asia, Australia and New Zealand. These IT veterans are CIOs, IT commentators, analysts and academics who have provided their expert and independent 'arms length' appraisal of the top 100 vendors. The Strategic 100 judging panel selected top vendor organizations based on five criteria: Industry leadership; products and services innovation; strategic roles in the global enterprise IT market; contribution to IT industry development, and financial performance in the past year.

Financial Review MIS Strategic 100 2010

MIS Australia publishes the annual MIS Strategic 100 which profiles the 100 most strategically relevant vendor organisations for CIOs. Broken into three sections – Global, Local and Rising Stars – the vendors are selected by a panel of CIOs and independent industry experts, with the profiles written by the MIS editorial team. "The 75 companies profiled in the following pages are ones CIOs cannot afford to ignore. They are the big players, that influence buying patterns around Australia and the rest of the world. They will be in CIOs' minds whenever they have potential purchasing decisions to make, no matter what their expertise. To qualify for the list, companies must have a significant presence in Australia and generate a large portion of their revenue from outside their domestic markets. Those selected were chosen by a panel of 30 judges from across the Asia-Pacific region."

Ventana Leadership Winner 2010

HealthNow is one of New York State's leading healthcare companies. HealthNow is leveraging the Informatica Platform to create a single common framework using enterprise data services to power enterprise-wide data access and management of healthcare data. The initiative has transformed HealthNow, enabling the organization to rapidly deliver a single, trusted view of data across diverse data sources, empowering business users to quickly access plan rate and claims information from a single service and shortening time to access new critical data for pricing and risk analysis from months to days. The Ventana Leadership Awards recognize organizations that most effectively deliver business success using people, process, information and technology best practices.

Ventana Leadership Winner 2010

Station Casinos is the premier provider of gaming and entertainment for residents of Las Vegas. Station Casinos uses the Informatica Platform on Teradata to help drive a rewarding guest experience and build share of market. The solution integrates information from as many as 500 heterogeneous sources (gaming, lodging, food and beverage, etc.) and transforms the data for use in the data warehouse to power 360 degree customer views in real time. These views can then be leveraged to extend personalized real-time offers to Station Casinos' patrons. The Ventana Leadership Awards recognize organizations that most effectively deliver business success using people, process, information and technology best practices.

Ventana Leadership Winner 2010

U.S. Xpress is a privately owned truckload carrier. U.S. Xpress is leveraging the Informatica Platform to establish pervasive data quality as a cornerstone to providing the business with critical operational and executive decision-making information. An immediate outcome has been a dramatic reduction in truck idle time, saving the company millions of dollars annually, while data profiling of the truck maintenance system  has led to improvements in system stability that are saving additional costs annually. The Ventana Leadership Awards recognize organizations that most effectively deliver business success using people, process, information and technology best practices.

ComputerWorld Enterprise Intelligence Winner 2010

Cabela's Inc. was recognized for its multi-channel data warehouse initiative and the creation of an analytical information framework that has improved advertising effectiveness, inventory and margin strategies. Cabela's initiated a sweep of its multi-channel databases to create a single version of all customer, sales, product, marketing and inventory data. The objective was aimed at process improvement. These efforts have improved the effectiveness of its advertising efforts, inventory position and margin strategies. More importantly, Cabela's has built an information framework that has been a valuable tool to the enterprise providing quantitative insights throughout the organization. The awards were sponsored by Teradata.

Intercontinental Magazine Global 2010

Informatica has been named Company of the Year - North America in the InterContinental Finance Magazine's Global 2010 Awards

Informatica is considered to have performed to exceptional levels during one of the most difficult economic periods ever experienced.

With a specific focus on geographical expertise, the awards are presented globally to those firms that have been voted by the readership for demonstrating a high degree of ability across a number of international regions.

Entrepreneurs Foundation 2010

Informatica was awarded "Company of the Year" by the Entrepreneurs Foundation at their 11th annual Powered by EF reception and recognition event. The Entrepreneurs Foundation selected Informatica because of the company's commitment to giving back to the community. The Company of the Year award is given to the organization that, through its activities and partnerships during the previous calendar year, clearly demonstrates its commitment to philanthropic and community involvement programs as part of its core business values.

CRM Market Awards 2010

Informatica was named a "Market Winner" in the ninth annual 2010 CRM Magazine Market Awards in the Data Quality category. CRM Magazine honors the vendors, consultants and end-user companies that focus on customer relationships and customer experience through the sophisticated integration of people, processes and technologies.

"In a period marked by economic and sustainability concerns, innovation and agility are the factors that separate the leaders from the laggards," according to CRM Magazine editors.

Judging took place during an extensive three-month process and a proprietary rating formula that involves industry analysts, financial and corporate information, product and functionality assessments and scores reflecting customer satisfaction.

Top work Places 2010

Informatica has been named to the Top 10 Large Workplaces in the Bay Area. Results were compiled from a confidential comprehensive survey of Bay Area companies using employees' responses to rate area firms. Informatica employees cited strong ethical management, a collaborative company culture and many opportunities for career growth as some of the reasons for working at the company. As part of the program 16,557 employees in Bay Area were surveyed

American Business Stevie Winner 2010

Sohaib Abbasi, Informatica chairman and chief executive officer, has been recognized as Chairman of the Year at the 8th Annual American Business Awards with a Stevie. These Stevie Awards recognize the leadership achievements and positive contributions of individuals and companies worldwide. Abbasi was selected from more than 2,700 executives in this year's competition.

"Informatica attained record revenues for six consecutive years through exceptional operational discipline.  Much of this success is due to Sohaib's leadership and vision," said Chuck Robel, Lead Independent Director, Board of Directors, Informatica. "Sohaib set a clear vision, focused growth strategy and aggressive targets.  The Informatica team attained record results in good economic times as well as during the recession. Informatica's track record of innovation advanced the company as a leader and a pioneer in multiple technology categories."

American Business Awards Stevie Finalist 2010

Informatica and its executives have been recognized for their positive contributions and achievements of excellence to the business world. The American Business Awards are the only national, all-encompassing business awards program in the United States.

In the 2010 American Business Awards:

International Business Stevie Distinguished Honoree 2010

The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business. Informatica executives have been honored for their achievements and positive contributions to the business world. Honorees were selected from more than 1,700 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 40 countries. Informatica honorees include:

Terman american Technology Finalist 2010

Informatica 9 has been named a finalist in the Software Category of the 2010 American Technology Awards. The awards given for excellence in technology, embody the spirit and vision of Frederick Terman, who is widely credited as being the father of Silicon Valley. Nominations for The American Technology Awards "The Termans" are vetted by industry experts and technology companies.

CFO of the Year 2010

Informatica CFO Earl Fry, was recognized as Institutional Investor 2010 "Best CFO", Software All-America Executive Team". Fry was awarded the accolade following a survey of 570 sell-side analysts at nearly 100 securities firms and more than 780 buy-side investment professionals at 425 institutions.

ComputerWorld Honors Program 2008

Informatica customer Station Casinos was awarded a Laureate medal at the 2010 Computerworld Honors Program. Station Casinos was also recognized as one of the top five Finalists in the Media, Arts and Entertainment category. Station Casinos and other Laureates are seen as pioneers and principals of the world's foremost information technology companies. The program aims to recognize and document the achievements of the people, organizations and institutions around the world, whose visionary applications of information technology promote positive social, economic and educational change.

Other Informatica customers that received Laureate medals include: Zyme Solutions and Rochester Institute of Technology.

Info Management Top 50 2010

For 2010, Information Management commissioned a ranking of the top 50 revenue-producing product vendors in information management - those that supply the tools and knowledge used by organizations to collect, distribute, analyze and report on data. The list looks at the 2009 revenue and profit of the largest publicly held information management companies.

EMC Centera 2009

The awards recognize EMC Velocity Tech & ISV Partners for developing repeatable, referenceable solutions built on or using EMC Platforms. Informatica was distinguished for being the "best new offering of the year for integration with Centera", its market readiness, business impact and commitment to joint customers. Informatica Data Archive's highly scalable, high-performance information lifecycle management software helps IT organizations cost-effectively manage data growth in databases and enterprise business applications. The software archives inactive data, which are less frequently accessed in databases, data warehouses and enterprise applications, while maintaining data integrity and seamless access to the archived data. Informatica Data Archive can relocate data to another database or to a highly compressed, optimized, secure, immutable file archive. Relocated data can be stored in any storage, notably EMC Symmetrix, Celerra, Clariion, and Centera, as well as EMC Documentum and XDB.

Stevie Sales Customer Service Winner 2010

Informatica executive Paul Hoffman has been honored as the 2010 Global Sales Leader of the Year in the 4th annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service.

Hoffman leads Informatica's sales, alliances, professional services and education services organization across the Americas, Europe Middle East and Africa, Asia-Pacific and Japan. With a more than 30-yeasr track record of leading high-growth sales organizations, Hoffman has helped Informatica attain record results during his tenure at the company.

The awards honor organizations that display outstanding performance in the workplace. The awards give customer service and sales professionals the opportunity to be recognized for the results they achieve every day for their customers

New Finance World 2009

New Finance World Magazine has named Informatica to the 2009 Annual Finance Data Management Software Product Recommendation list. The award was nominated and voted by New Finance World Magazine.

Informatica is acknowledged as a leader in the data integration market, and according to New Finance World Magazine: "Informatica provides professional data integration software and services to solve many kinds of data issue. With Informatica PowerCenter and Informatica Data Quality, Informatica helps enterprises reduce costs and accelerate time-to-results, to achieve data integration projects in varying scale and complexity."

Intelligent Enterprise Editors Choice 2010
Intelligent Enterprise Editors' Choice Awards 2010

Intelligent Enterprise named Informatica to 'The Dozen' most influential vendors for the intelligent enterprise. According to Intelligent Enterprise, "Informatica delivered strong growth in an otherwise weak market through a combination of focused execution and disciplined moves into adjacent markets. Acquisitions in 2009 brought the company into application data lifecycle management, postal data quality and complex event processing. The company also extended three years of work on cloud-oriented integration approaches with the Cloud 9 platform, a multi-tenant environment for building, sharing and running data integration services and data quality mappings. Informatica kicked off 2010 with a major new release, Informatica 9, and the acquisition of master data management vendor Siperian. There's little doubt we'll see continued rock-steady execution and leadership from Informatica in the months ahead."

CRN Top 20 2009

CRN has named Informatica to its 2009 Top 20 Coolest Cloud Infrastructure Vendors list. Informatica is acknowledged as an innovator in creating the cloud computing data integration category and according to ChannelWeb: "Informatica basically pioneered cloud computing for data integration, offering a host of offerings for customers of various shapes and sizes. It offers fast and easy pay-as-you-go and pay-for-use options that let users move data into or out of the cloud or manage data within the cloud from one app to another."

Aligning business users and IT, the Informatica Cloud delivers enterprise-class software-as-a-service (SaaS) integration applications and a powerful platform for developing and deploying custom integration services to non-technical users over the web.

MicroStrategy 2009

Informatica was named the Most Influential Partner of the Year 2009 in MicroStrategy's inaugural Global Alliance Partner Awards. The awards program recognizes key business partners for working with MicroStrategy to support customers and helping them maximize the value of their Business Intelligence applications.

Stevie Sales Customer Service Finalist 2010

Informatica has been named a finalist in three categories in the 4th annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service:

* Global Sales Leader of the Year – Paul Hoffman, Executive Vice President and President, Worldwide Field Operations
* Customer Service Management Team of the Year – Informatica Global Customer Support
* Award for Innovation in Customer Service – Informatica Global Customer Support

An international competition recognizing excellence in disciplines that are crucial to business success, the awards honor organizations that display outstanding performance in the workplace. The awards give customer service and sales professionals the opportunity to be recognized for the results they achieve every day for their customers.

Informatica is dedicated to helping customers accelerate technology innovation by delivering the strongest data integration services and solutions in the market.

Salesforce Best Customer Choice 2009

Informatica Wins AppExchange Best of 2009 Customer Choice Award for Data Integration

Informatica Cloud has been recognized for the second year in a row for ease of use and ease of set-up for its Data Loader Service. Salesforce.com recognizes top AppExchange partner solutions based on user reviews. Salesforce customers consistently cited rapid implementation, ease of use and the ability to upgrade to Informatica Cloud Services for more advanced application synchronization and data replication requirements as the primary benefits of the Data Loader Service. In receiving this customer choice award for Data Integration, Informatica is recognized for its ability to take customer success to new levels in satisfaction and application excellence.

Forbes 200 Best Small Companies 2009

Informatica ranks 89 in the Forbes list of the 200 Best Small Companies in America 2009. The list highlights companies that show both sales and earnings growth. Candidates have annual revenue between $5 million and $750 million, are publicly traded for at least a year and have a stock price no lower than $5. Rankings are based on earnings growth, sales growth and return on equity in the past 12 months and over five years. Forbes also compared the stock performance of each company with that of its peers.

Stevie Women Business Winner 2009

Suganthi Shivkumar, managing director, South Asia has won the Best Asian Executive category in the 2009 sixth annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, and the companies they run – worldwide.  The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world's premier business awards.

Teradata 2009

In its inaugural awards program, Teradata has named Informatica the winner for "Best Partner Accelerate Package" in the Partner Impact Awards Program.

The Awards recognize those organizations whose contributions have had the most profound impact on Teradata's success in the past year. The awards express appreciation for outstanding teaming with Teradata to more tightly align companies and increase joint business activities.

Steive Women Business Finalist 2009

Suganthi Shivkumar, managing director, South Asia, Informatica has been named a finalist in the 6th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business in the Best Asian Executive category. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, and the companies they run – worldwide.  The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world's premier business awards.

More than 1,100 entries were submitted this year for consideration in 54 categories, so this is a significant achievement as independent judges agreed that this entry is worthy of international recognition.

CRM Market Leader 2009

"To stay competitive in a challenging economy, companies must come up with innovative ways to improve their customer relationship efforts."

Informatica was named a leader in the eighth annual 2009 CRM Magazine Market Awards in the Data Quality category. CRM magazine honors the vendors, consultants, and end-user companies that focus on customer relationships and the customer experience through the sophisticated integration of people, processes, and technologies.

Judging took place during an extensive three-month process and a proprietary rating formula that involved industry analysts, financial and corporate information, product and functionality assessments, and scores reflecting customer satisfaction.

Institutional Investor 2011

Institutional Investor named Informatica Investor Relations the second-best 2009 Investor Relations team in the Software sector, as nominated by the sell-side.

Institutional Investor's rankings of America's Best Investor Relations reflect the opinions of over 600 sell-side analysts at some 100 securities firms across the US and over 650 buy-side investment professionals at nearly 400 institutions with combined assets of $5.7 trillion in US equities.  All voting was conducted on an unprompted basis.

International Business Stevie V=Winner 2009

Informatica CFO, Earl Fry, has won the 2009 International Business Stevie Award for Finance Executive of the Year.

A 25-year industry veteran, this award honors Fry's exceptional leadership and contributions to Informatica where he has helped build a global foundation for sustained performance. He is helping to further advance Informatica's preeminent leadership in the data integration and data quality software market categories around the world.

International Business Stevie Finalist 2009

Informatica has been named a finalist in three categories in the 2009 International Business Awards:

* Multinational Company of the Year in North America – Informatica Corporation
* Chairman of the Year - Sohaib Abbasi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
* Finance Executive of the Year - Earl Fry, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Informatica is singularly focused on developing and delivering data integration software and services globally that help enterprises reduce costs, improve operational efficiency, and enhance competitive advantage. Informatica is dedicated to helping customers accelerate technology innovation by delivering the strongest data integration services and solutions in the market.

American Business Stevie Winner 2009

Informatica CFO, Earl Fry, has won the 2009 American Business Stevie Award for Finance Executive of the Year.

A 25-year Silicon Valley veteran, this award honors Fry's exceptional leadership and contributions to Informatica where he has helped build a foundation for sustained performance. He is helping to further advance Informatica's preeminent leadership in the data integration and data quality software market categories.

Over 200 executives across the country participated in the judging process to determine the winners. The Stevie Awards were created to honor and publicly recognize the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide, raising the profile of exemplary organizations and individuals among the business community and general public.  The Awards are governed by a Board of distinguished judges and advisors that features many of the leading figures in American business.

America Business Stevie Finalist 2009

Informatica has been named a finalist in four categories in the 2009 American Business Awards:

* Best Overall Company of the Year – Informatica Corporation
* Chairman of the Year - Sohaib Abbasi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
* Finance Executive of the Year - Earl Fry, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
* Customer Service Department of the Year - Informatica Global Customer Support

During today's tough economic conditions Informatica continues to remain focused and stay true to its mission to enable organizations to reduce IT costs and gain a competitive advantage by empowering companies in numerous industries to access, integrate and trust all their information assets. Informatica and its strong network of global partners are helping deliver solutions that enable companies to grow and run more effectively by aligning the organization to achieve operational excellence. Informatica is dedicated to helping customers accelerate technology innovation by delivering the strongest data integration services and solutions in the market. All of these reasons and more have made it possible for Informatica to reach the finalists' stage of these prestigious awards.

Stevie Sales and Customer Service 2009

Informatica Global Customer Support has been named the winner in the 3rd annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service: Best Use of Technology in Customer Service category. Informatica beat out stiff competition with over 520 submissions received. In addition Informatica was also recognized as a Finalist in the category of Customer Service Department of the Year - IT & Telecommunications.

The Informatica submission focused on the "Global" in Global Customer Support, highlighting how Informatica replaced a regional support model with global, location-transparent support to ensure effective response to fluctuating customer needs. To underpin the new model, Informatica built an infrastructure powered by Informatica PowerCenter Real-Time edition which enabled support personnel holistic, real-time views of customers so that service requests could be handled not just at the nearest support center, but at any of the nine worldwide centers. The solution validates Informatica's value proposition to do more with less and to be operationally efficient.

Intelligent Enterprise Editors Choice 2009
Intelligent Enterprise 2009 10th Annual Editors' Choice Awards Companies To Watch: Information Management
"With all eyes on the economy, smart enterprises will have to make the most of technology to outmaneuver the competition and navigate the shoals of a challenging marketplace. The competition will be fierce, and it's more important than ever for companies to make the most of information and deliver timely insight, to quickly adapt applications and processes to changing conditions, and to maximize financial and operational performance."

Selecting vendors that are leading the way in innovation and business optimization, Intelligent Enterprise names Informatica a 'Company to Watch' in 2009. Companies that were considered are helping organizations move toward the ideal expressed by the publication's name, Intelligent Enterprise. All the companies that made the Editors' Choice list are deemed as leaders.

"An independent that has held its own in the face of fierce competition from IBM and Oracle, Informatica has continued to innovate with its push into real-time data services and data integration for cloud computing options including SaaS. Look for more forays into operational data integration outside of the context of BI."

Salesforce Best Customer Choice 2010

Informatica Cloud was recognized for the third year in a row with a customer choice award for its product excellence and the highest levels of customer satisfaction amongst the data integration vendor community. Informatica received the Data Integration award for Informatica Cloud, its multitenant cloud service that automates Salesforce integration between other cloud-based as well as on-premise applications, databases and files.

"The AppExchange is the marketplace for salesforce.com customers to find innovative applications designed to extend the benefits of cloud computing throughout their organizations. Informatica Cloud can help our customers realize tremendous success as we make the shift to cloud 2 and ensure that social, mobile and real-time cloud capabilities are integrated with the rest of the enterprise. We congratulate Informatica for its customer success and achievement as the top-ranked Data Integration solution on AppExchange in 2010."
-- Kendall Collins, chief marketing officer at salesforce.com

Search Data Management Bronze 2008

Named one of the 'Products of the Year', Informatica PowerCenter Real-time Edition won high marks from judges, especially for functionality and performance. PowerCenter Real-time Edition extends the Standard Edition and gives companies one scalable and highly available platform to manage the entire continuum of data integration and data quality requirements – from analytical data integration to 24/7, real-time operational data integration.

Search Data Management Silver 2008

"Informatica Data Quality 8.6 is specifically designed to put control of data quality processes in the hands of business information owners, such as data analysts and data stewards. Informatica Data Quality 8.6 also embodies a trend, recently recognized by analyst firm Gartner Inc., toward platforms that combine data integration and data quality features. Fully integrated with the Informatica data integration platform, Data Quality 8.6 leverages the platform's ability to develop and deliver data services to support the often elusive vision of true enterprise-wide data quality."

Salesforce 2009
Salesforce.com "Best Apps of 2008" - Best Data Integration Tool

Informatica On-Demand Data Loader has been named the Best Data Integration Tool for 2008 by salesforce.com customers. The accolade bestowed only on Informatica, was earned based on the number of positive reviews submitted by AppExchange customers. Vendors receiving the most 4 and 5 star customer reviews in 2008, making powerful impacts on customer businesses garnered the "Best of 2008" title.

Ventana Leadership Winner 2008

Informatica customer, KPN was recognized as the winner of the Information Management category in the 2008 Ventana Research Leadership Awards. The winner is an organization that has most successfully used information and technology best practices to advance business and IT management and improve its performance. The Leadership Awards recognize pioneers and leaders, organizations and individuals that exemplify the understanding that successful Performance Management requires both a team effort and effective leadership. They are designed to draw industry attention to those that have shown best how to commit resources to this critical undertaking and bring it to fruition.

CNET Networks UK Finalist 2008
Client Financial Services Technology Project of the Year Award

Informatica customer RBS has won the Client Financial Services Technology Project of the Year Award for their SPOT (Shared Product Opportunity Tool) project. In order to optimise its data and in turn business opportunities, the bank embarked upon a major project to develop SPOT, centred on the development of a single, integrated data environment. Through its unified enterprise data integration platform, PowerCenter, Informatica enabled the bank to integrate data streams from various client information systems across investment banking, transaction banking, asset management and local management information sources to provide a complete, single view of each client's activity. More than 6000 users within the bank are now able to access the latest financial information for all corporate clients worldwide, providing a powerful single platform for cross-selling and enhanced relationship banking.

Aberdeen Group Top 100 2008

The Aberdeen Group has named Informatica one of the Top 100 most influential technology vendors for 2008. In an annual survey of over 9,000 respondents, executives were asked to name the companies that had had the most impact on their business in the last year. Vendors who were chosen represent companies that customers believe are driving business value through technology. The annual State of the Market Report from Aberdeen Group showcases the results of 5 years of history across 3 continents, 550,000 locations, 2.5M interviews, and 4,654 snapshots of current survey respondents.

CRM Market Leader 2008

In the seventh annual CRM Market Awards Informatica was named a Market Leader in the Data Quality category. CRM Market Awards honor those companies and individuals who are raising the bar in their customer relationship initiatives. These efforts are helping companies streamline business processes, maximize profitability, and provide more value to customers. Recipients were determined through an extensive three-month process and proprietary rating formula that involved industry analysts, financial and corporate information, product and functionality assessments, and scores reflecting customer satisfaction.

ComputerWorld Honors Program 2008

Informatica customer CEMEX was awarded a Laureate medal at the 2008 Computerworld Honors Program. CEMEX was also recognized as one of the top five Finalists in the Manufacturing category. CEMEX and other Laureates are seen as pioneers and principals of the world's foremost information technology companies. The programme aims to recognise and document the achievements of the people, organisations and institutions around the world, whose visionary applications of information technology promote positive social, economic and educational change.

California Servic Center SSPA 2008

Informatica Global Customer Support's California Service Center has been awarded the Service and Support Professionals Association's (SSPA) prestigious "Rated Outstanding" certification for Core Support, Assisted Support and Unassisted Support. To achieve 'SSPA Rated Outstanding' certification, Informatica Global Customer Support had to meet best-in-class criteria as part of a rigorous on-site audit. Developed by 50 leading technology companies, the SSPA certification program involves in-depth audits of support functions against a broad range of best practice criteria for delivering industry-leading customer support.

Banker Technology Winner 2008
The Banker Technology Awards 2008

Informatica and customer ABN AMRO were named winners for the Client Management Award for their SPOT (Shared Product Opportunity Tool) project. In order to optimise its data and in turn business opportunities, the bank embarked upon a major project to develop SPOT, centred on the development of a single, integrated data environment. Through its unified enterprise data integration platform, PowerCenter, Informatica enabled the bank to integrate data streams from various client information systems across investment banking, transaction banking, asset management and local management information sources to provide a complete, single view of each client's activity. More than 6000 users within the bank are now able to access the latest financial information for all corporate clients worldwide, providing a powerful single platform for cross-selling and enhanced relationship banking.

Bay Area CFO of the Year 2008
2008 Bay Area CFO of the Year Awards

Informatica CFO Earl Fry has been named Bay Area CFO of the Year in the Public Company with revenues up to $500MM category of the 2008 Awards. These awards recognize CFOs who have played a critical role in the success of their companies, as well as those who have contributed to the region's economic growth and stability. The CFO will also have played a key role in significant achievements of their company for example, in areas such as managing rapid growth, providing necessary services and infrastructure to support growth; achieving operational efficiency, cost reduction and cash flow improvement.

Forbes Trusted List 2008

Informatica has been named to Forbes.com America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies list in The Most Trustworthy Mid-Cap Companies section for 2008. These are companies that, by their assessment, have consistently released transparent accounting statements and follow conservative accounting procedures. They are companies that "do not play games" with revenue and expense recognition or asset valuation.
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Search Data Managment Gold 2007

Named "best of the best", Informatica 8.5 has been named Data Integration Product of the Year for 2007. Informatica 8.5 won high marks from judges, who recognized it as "the most pragmatic story" out of all of the nominees in the data integration category. It was carefully reviewed for Innovation, Performance, Ease of integration into environment, Ease of use and manageability, Functionality and Value. Increasingly more and more companies are recognizing the benefits of treating data as a valuable corporate asset - Informatica 8.5 addresses the challenges of effectively integrating, managing and leveraging this data.

Intelligent Enterprise Editors Choice 2008
Intelligent Enterprise 2008 Editors' Choice Awards

Informatica has been named one of the most influential vendors in 2008 that will drive the intelligent enterprise. Looking at scores of companies that expressed the ideals of helping organizations move toward the Intelligent Enterprise, only twelve companies were named in the ninth annual Editors' Choice Awards. Judges looked at the year ahead and considered scores of companies - in total 48 companies were recognized, but the Editors' Choice list are leaders, a select group of 12 ("The Dozen") elite companies that will matter most to intelligent enterprises in 2008.

Stevie Women in Business Finalist 2007
The Stevie Awards, 2007: Women in Business Awards

Informatica executives, Dr Linda Pfeifer of Learning and Performance and Roslyn Jones of Global Education have both been named as finalists in the 4th annual Stevie Awards Best Executive – Service Businesses – up to 2,500 Employees category. These awards recognize individual women executives for their accomplishments and positive contributions worldwide.  The mission is to raise the profile of exemplary companies and individuals among the press, the business community, and the general public. The New York Post called the Stevies "the business world's own Oscar Awards."

Ventana Leadship 2007
Ventana Research, "2007 Performance Management Leadership Awards" - 2007

Informatica customer The Defense Acquisition University has been named a finalist in the Performance Management Leadership Awards - Information Management category. The awards recognize organizations that have demonstrated leadership in orchestrating people, process, information and technology - the cornerstones of Performance Management - for optimal business impact.

ComputerWorld Honors Program 2007

Informatica customer The Defense Acquisition University (DAU) was awarded the 2007 21st Century Achievement Award: Education and Academia for its project "DAU Data Mart". The DAU was chosen from a short-list of five outstanding nominations and selected as the overall winner - recognised for its enterprise wide data mart consolidating information from over 40 disparate data sources. The DAU and other winners are seen as pioneers and principals of the world's foremost information technology companies. The programme aims to recognise and document the achievements of the people, organisations and institutions around the world, whose visionary applications of information technology promote positive social, economic and educational change.
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IM BCS Finalist 2006
IM2006 Awards, "Business Intelligence and Premier Project Finalist: M&S Money"

Informatica customer M&S Money has been named a finalist for the Information Management 2006 Business Intelligence award and the 2006 Premier Project award for its submission entitled "Meeting the compliance deadline from Basel II". The Information Management Awards, now in their eleventh year, are the premier European recognition of excellence and innovation in the management of business information. These awards honor the most innovative and successful project involving the application of business intelligence technology and the overall best information management project.

DMReview WCS Finalist 2006
DM Review, "World Class Solution Awards" - 2006

Informatica, Deloitte Consulting and customer Nationwide won DM Review's coveted World Class Solution Award in the Data Management category. The award recognizes the ground-breaking FOCUS finance data-management initiative, a multi-year undertaking on the part of Nationwide to transform its global enterprise finance function, leveraging its service providers, Deloitte Consulting and Informatica.  Informatica PowerCenter Advanced Edition was selected as the data integration backbone that unifies the entire FOCUS ecosystem into a single platform used by over 2,000 business users at all levels and across all Nationwide business units.

BCS IT Medalist 2006

Informatica and customer Carphone Warehouse has been named a medalist for the prestigious BCS Business Achievement Award in the Retail, Commercial & Manufacturing category. Carphone Warehouse made the final shortlist for successfully implementing the Informatica PowerCenter data integration platform that enabled more rapid, reliable access to worldwide sales and call-detail information on a daily basis. Replacing a custom, hand-coded method for data integration, Informatica PowerCenter helped Carphone Warehouse streamline key business processes, improve cash-flow procedures and, ultimately, increase profitability.  The BCS is the industry body for IT professionals and a Chartered Engineering Institution for Information Technology.

TDWI BestPractices 2006
The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), "Best Practices Award" - 2006

Informatica, Teradata and Nationwide won the 2006 TDWI Best Practices Award in the Master Data Management category. Informatica PowerCenter Advanced Edition serves as the data integration backbone of Nationwide's FOCUS finance data-management initiative, consolidating data across more than 200 legacy applications into a Teradata enterprise data warehouse. As a result of the MDM and data governance initiative, Nationwide has improved regulatory-compliance efforts, decreased IT costs and increased business agility across the organization.

Ventana Performance Management 2006
Ventana Research, "2006 Performance Management Leadership Award" - 2006

Informatica and customers BNSF, Fairfax County Public Schools and U.S. Coast Guard won four out of the five 2006 Performance Management Leadership Awards presented by Ventana Research. Informatica's IT department, led by CIO Tony Young, won IT Performance Management Leadership award for successfully using technology, including Informatica PowerCenter, to improve business performance. Fairfax County Public Schools won the Overall Performance Management Leadership Award and BNSF and U.S. Coast Guard won the Finance Performance Leadership Award and the Technology Leadership Award respectively.

CIO Decisions 2006
CIO Decisions, "2006 Mid-Market Leadership Award - 2006"

Informatica CIO, Tony Young, won CIO Decisions magazine's prestigious 2006 Mid-Market Leadership Award. One of 25 award winners, chosen from a field of 175 nominations, Young was recognized for advancing the success of Informatica's enterprise "through the creative, resourceful and cost-effective use of information technology." Nominees were judged by a panel of CIO Decisions editors, IT executives and industry experts on how well they achieved IT/business alignment and project success within their midsized ($50 million to $2 billion in annual revenues) enterprises.

American Business Finalist 2006

The American Business "Stevie" Awards named Informatica a finalist in three categories, including "Best Turnaround Story" of 2006. In addition, Informatica's customer support team and chief technology officer James Markarian were shortlisted in the "Best Customer Service Team" and "Best IT Executive" categories respectively. The American Business "Stevie" Awards honor and recognize the efforts, accomplishments, and positive contributions of companies and business people worldwide.

Effective IT Info Age 2006
Information Age, "Effective IT Awards" - 2006

Carphone Warehouse has made the final shortlist in the 2006 Effective IT Awards Most Effective Use of IT in Retail category. AC Nielsen has made the final shortlist in the 2006 Effective IT Awards Most Effective Use of Information category. The Information Age Effective IT Awards celebrate IT strategies that demonstrate how technology provides indisputable business value.

Intelligent Enterprise 2006
Intelligent Enterprise, "2006 Companies to Watch" - 2006

Intelligent Enterprise's editors selected Informatica as one of the "hot companies" to watch in 2006. The editors noted: Comfortable with its identity, Informatica looks like the Switzerland of data integration. The acquisition of Similarity Systems adds data quality to its portfolio. PowerCenter 8 lays the groundwork for broader challenges as customers move toward SOA.

Mercury News 2006
San Jose Mercury News Awards, "Silicon Valley 150" - 2006

Informatica was selected by the San Jose Mercury News as one of 2005's Top 150 Silicon Valley corporations. The Silicon Valley Top 150 ranks the leading companies in the Bay Area based on worldwide revenues ("Sales'') for the most recent available four quarters. For the year 2005, Informatica jumped seven spots to place #94 among the leading companies in the technology industry.

APICTA 2006
Asia Pacific ICT Awards, "Healthcare Project Award" - 2006

Hong Kong Hospital Authority has won the 2006 Asia Pacific Information and Communication Technology Award (APICTA) in the Healthcare category for its Electronic Patient Record system with Radiological Image Distribution, a comprehensive clinical data repository powered by the Informatica PowerCenter data integration platform. APICTA is an international awards program designed to stimulate ICT innovation and creativity and promote economic and trade relations.

CIO Enterprise Value 2006
CIO, "Enterprise Value Awards" - 2006

Virginia Fairfax County Public Schools has won the coveted 2006 CIO Magazine Enterprise Value Award for its patented Education Decision Support Library (EDSL), a comprehensive repository of educational information built on top of the Informatica PowerCenter data integration platform, to help the school system achieve compliance with the federally mandated No Child Left Behind Act.

Federal ComputerWeek Top 100 2005
Federal Computer Week, "Fed 100 Award" - 2005

Informatica's Harry Piccariello was recognized by the editors of Federal Computer Week magazine for his role in the federal information technology community as a volunteer to raise money for IT scholarships and other charitable causes. He has been instrumental in improving collaboration and partnerships between industry and government.

Gartner 2005
Gartner, "Market Share Report for ETL" - 2005

Informatica was named the worldwide revenue market leader in ETL for the fourth year in a row in Gartner's November 14, 2005 report, "Market Share and Forecast: ETL Tools, Worldwide, 2004-2009."  According to the report, Informatica captured 25 percent of the ETL market, highlighting a strong revenue increase of 10.8 percent from 2003

DMReview Readership Award 2005
DM Review, "Readership Award" - 2005

For the second year in a row, readers of DM Review magazine have named Informatica the industry's top vendor in enterprise data integration. Informatica was awarded the prestigious DM Review 2005 Readership Award by DM Review's 75,000 subscribers who were asked to rank vendors on the quality of products used in their organizations and their satisfaction with those products.

Inteligent Enterprise Readers Choice 2005
Intelligent Enterprise, "Readers' Choice" - 2005

For the third year in a row, Informatica Corporation has been voted the number-one data integration vendor by the readers of Intelligent Enterprise magazine. Representing more than 80,000 subscribers, the 2005 Intelligent Enterprise Readers' Choice Awards named Informatica the best technology vendor for both enterprise data integration and metadata analysis.

IM BI Finalist 2005
IM2005 Awards, "Business Intelligence Project Award" - 2005

Informatica customers Carphone Warehouse and Vertex have both been shortlisted for the prestigious Business Intelligence Project Award. The award will be given to the company with the most innovative and successful project involving the application of business intelligence technology.

CBR Top 10 2005
Computer Business Review, "Top 10 Most Influential Companies" - 2005

For the third year in a row, Informatica was named by Computer Business Review (CBR) as one of the ten most-influential companies in the integration market. Declaring that Informatica "pioneered the market for data integration," CBR singled out the company for having "steadfastly remained independent" and for "concentrating on enterprise data integration."

DMReview WCS Finalist 2005

T. Rowe Price was selected as a finalist for DM Review's 2005 World Class Solutions Award for its implementation of Informatica's software in the Data Acquisition & Integration category. The World Class Solution Award, a symbol of excellence within the business intelligence and data warehousing industry, originated in 1996.

TDWI Best Practices 2005
The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), "Best Practices Award" - 2005

ING America's successful implementation of Informatica's PowerCenter data integration platform has won a prestigious 2005 Best Practices Award in the Enterprise Data Warehousing category. The annual Best Practices Awards provide thousands of practitioners with best practices they can follow for data warehousing and business intelligence

Intelligent Enterprise 2006
Intelligent Enterprise, "Hot Companies to Watch" - 2005

Editors of Intelligent Enterprise magazine selected Informatica as one of the IT community's "movers and shakers" to watch in 2005. Editors also noted: Now led by former Oracle executive Sohaib Abbasi, Informatica has its groove back. The new SOA-based Universal Data Services shows off the company's technology depth.

eWeek Excel Finalist 2005

Informatica PowerExchange 5.2.1 was selected from among hundreds of entries as an eWeek Excellence Award finalist for 2005 in the March 28 issue. Designed to honor products that are both innovative and cutting-edge while maintaining a strong commitment to helping enterprises address their varied competitive, security and budgetary concerns, Informatica was selected as one of the best in the Analytics and Reporting category. eWEEK Excellence Finalists Award Logo is a trademark of Ziff Davis Publishing Holdings Inc. Used under license.