Partners Support Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 Release For Hybrid IT

System Integrators and ISVs Acknowledge Importance of Data Integration to Cloud Success

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 03, 2011 -  Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA), the world’s number one independent leader in data integration software, today announced partner support for the Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 release.

The new release delivers enterprise-class functionality through easy-to-use cloud services that deliver universal cloud integration and unified hybrid deployment for both on-premise and cloud environments.

Quotes Supporting Informatica Cloud Summer 2011:

“As the leading EMEA reseller of Informatica Cloud, Appsolute has been helping businesses across EMEA to integrate salesforce.com with back office systems such as SAP, Microsoft Dynamics and Oracle eBusiness Suite,” said Fergus Moroney, Managing Director, Appsolute. “Our team of experienced consultants is expert in cloud data integration and have successfully deployed 40+ integration projects using Informatica Cloud since 2010. By continuing to make cloud data integration more powerful, yet even easier to use, Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 will continue to ensure our customers are getting the most possible value out of salesforce.com and all of their cloud investments.”

“Astadia has deployed over 6,000 cloud applications for our clients, and we consistently find integration across the hybrid enterprise fundamental for ensuring adoption and success,” said Cory Vander Jagt, vice president, Product Marketing, Astadia.  “We're excited about the enhanced platform and security features Informatica Cloud is delivering in the Summer 2011 release.  Our partnership with Informatica continues to provide industry leading technology and implementation expertise for our joint customers.”

“Since 2002, CoreMatrix has been helping businesses of all types get the most of their SaaS application and platform investments,” said Ernie Megazzini, vice president of cloud technology, CoreMatrix. “The right approach to cloud data integration drives SaaS success and as an INFORM partner, the Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 release will allow us to deliver broader solutions to our customers.”

“It is critical to connect applications and people (employees, partners, and customers) in this increasingly collaborative world,” said Dennis Wall, president, GlobalOne. “The level of integration and security provided in Informatica’s latest release allows us to ensure that our clients are able to easily transition to a hybrid IT organization, delivering consistent and relevant information across the enterprise.”

“Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 will make it even easier for us to deliver integration success to our customers,” said Gregg Hopkins, President and CEO at Libra OnDemand. “As an ISV partner of Informatica Cloud, we include cloud-based data integration as part of our hospitality industry-focused CRM solution. The new delegated administration features will allow us to easily provision new accounts and have better insight into customer adoption and success.”

“Mansa Systems partnered with Informatica to help our customers resolve Salesforce integration issues quickly and cost effectively, and Informatica Cloud has become a key component of our Salesforce Fast Track Integration Package” said Siva Devaki, CEO, Mansa Systems.  “We are excited about the Summer 2011 release because it includes a number of new capabilities that will allow us to better support our larger enterprise customers including greater administration features and more customization flexibility. Cloud integration is a critical requirement for our joint customers and this release will help us ensure they are getting the most from all of their cloud computing investments.”

“As a leading cloud services provider, we recognize the importance of bringing best of breed cloud computing solutions to our customers and pride ourselves on the strong partnerships that help us do just that,” said Dave Dahlberg, chief marketing officer, Model Metrics. “We recognize that integrating cloud computing and on-premise applications in the enterprise is critical to long-term cloud computing success. The Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 release allows us to bring the power, performance, and enterprise-class capabilities of the Informatica Platform to organizations of all sizes.”

“Silverline and Informatica have been working together since 2009 to deliver industry-focused cloud data integration solutions to our customers,” said Gireesh Sonnad, managing partner, Sliverline.  “Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 allows administrators to have more control over data access permissions and profiles and will help our customers get even more value from all of their enterprise data – whether it’s on-premise or in the cloud.”

 “Traction Sales & Marketing is solely focused on deploying salesforce.com solutions for companies of all sizes and we have been involved in over 400 salesforce.com implementations, said Greg Malpass, chief executive officer, Traction Sales & Marketing.  “Companies that use Informatica Cloud for salesforce.com integration experience a major uptick in Salesforce adoption and improved reporting. We are excited about the new functionality in the Informatica Cloud Summer 2011 release such as the new REST API that will further extend Informatica Cloud’s management console capabilities.”

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About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA) is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world turn to Informatica to gain a competitive advantage in today’s global information economy with timely, relevant and trustworthy data for their top business imperatives. Worldwide, over 4,350 enterprises rely on Informatica for data integration and data quality solutions to access, integrate and trust their information assets held in the traditional enterprise, off premise and in the Cloud. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com. Connect with Informatica at http://www.facebook.com/InformaticaCorporationhttp://www.linkedin.com/companies/3858 and http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp.

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