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Partners Support Informatica Cloud Summer 2012

Informatica Partners Endorse New Integration Platform-as-a-Service Capabilities

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 31, 2012 - 

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced partner support for the latest release of Informatica Cloud, its award-winning cloud data integration solution.

Informatica Cloud Summer 2012 increases the functionality and power of the Informatica Cloud Platform by allowing developers to encapsulate integration process logic in templates that can be consumed and dynamically configured by end-users at run time. Cloud Integration Templates are a key component of the Informatica Cloud Developer Edition, and will be made available along with other productivity assets on the new Cloud Integration Developer site. This release also increases the number of native cloud connectors and broadens support for the award-winning Informatica Cloud Data Loader Service.

Informatica Cloud partners have expressed their support for the Summer 2012 release and here is what some of them have to say:

“Informatica Cloud brings an extensible and incredibly reliable integration platform as a class-leading price-to-performance package to the table that Astadia relies on to deliver enterprise-class business solutions,” says Aaron Mieswinkel, Principal Architect at Astadia. “As such, Informatica and Astadia have becomes strategic partners as our joint capability to deliver cloud data integration is critical to maximizing results for our clients’. The Informatica Cloud Summer 2012 integration as a service release is another exciting advancement in not only building a cloud computing strategy on a strong foundation, but also continuing to advance delivering the promise of the cloud.”

“Etherios is a cloud computing expert services provider that has helped hundreds of organizations realize their IT strategy around cloud computing for CRM, system integration, training, and custom application development,” said Mike Dannenfeldt, CEO at Etherios. “As a leader in cloud strategy, architecture and integration, the expanded Informatica connectivity and flexible cloud integration templates in the upcoming Summer 2012 release will allow us to increase the value we deliver to our joint customers.”

“eVariant’s HealthConnect platform automates critical business processes and delivers comprehensive, meaningful data to healthcare strategy and marketing development teams,” said Bill Moschella, CEO and co-founder of eVariant. “Informatica Cloud is a key component of HealthConnect, which provides a fully integrated, futuristic platform for communication, collaboration and predictive intelligence to Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) and stand-alone hospitals. The Informatica Cloud Summer 2012 release will expand our ability to collect, standardize and manage all sources of patient and provider data ensuring our users can better communicate, receive, respond and analyze all of their interactions.”

“Expedien is a global IT services and strategy consulting firm focused exclusively on enterprise data management and business intelligence,” said Jiten Agarwal, President from Expedien. “We see data integration as the critical ingredient to a successful cloud computing strategy and our partnership with Informatica is focused on delivering best-of-breed hybrid solutions to our customers. The Summer 2012 release continues the pace of cloud integration innovation we have come to expect from Informatica.”

“The ability to develop Cloud Integration Templates will help decrease the development time for our clients’ cloud integration projects,” said Jennifer Wyher, Technical Architect, Mavens Consulting. “Additionally, the continued momentum of the Cloud Connector Toolkit in the Summer 2012 release addresses the varied need for broad on-premise and cloud application connectivity.”

“We have been working with Informatica on our two-tier ERP strategy for the past year,” said Glenn Griffin, VP of Business Development at NetSuite (NYSE: N). “Informatica’s Cloud Connector Toolkit for building high-performance native connectivity can enable enterprise CIOs to build a two-tier strategy that can enable them to dramatically reduce their IT costs by standardizing on cloud ERP like NetSuite. With NetSuite and Informatica, enterprises can standardize on the cloud and retain the power and value of their existing systems, at a fraction of the implementation time of IT overhaul, in order to support business growth and expansion.”

“RedKite Technologies has a proven track record of delivery within enterprise organizations, having implemented over 100 cloud solutions to some of the world’s largest companies,” said Tal Gozhansky, Head of Strategic Partnerships RedKite Technologies. “The Informatica Cloud Summer 2012 release will help create turnkey solutions that we can tweak for individual customer needs, creating a reusable framework for cloud integration that gets each customer over 90% of the way there.”

“Silverline has demonstrated expertise in deploying Salesforce integrations with a variety of legacy applications across several industries, including financial services and healthcare,” said Gireesh Sonnad, Partner at Silverline.” The expanded developer features and cloud connectivity in the Summer 2012 release make Informatica Cloud an even more important solution for our joint customers.”

“Xactly Express has seen strong momentum with triple-digit year-over-year growth,” said Scott Broomfield, General Manager for Xactly Express. “Our partnership with Informatica for expanded cloud and on-premise connectivity helps our customers by simplifying the implementation process, ensuring accurate information flows between disparate systems and delivering faster payback on their sales compensation automation investment.”

“The growth of the Subscription Economy means today’s enterprises will require integration to tie together their critical business applications like Zuora, Salesforce CRM and back-office accounting systems,” said Brian Bell, Chief Marketing Officer at Zuora. “Informatica’s new connectors to Zuora’s Subscription Commerce platform will clearly accelerate on-boarding, adoption and customer success for our customers.”

About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq: INFA) is the world's number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica for maximizing return on data to drive their top business imperatives. Worldwide, nearly 5,000 enterprises depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks. 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/InformaticaCorporation, http://www.linkedin.com/company/informatica and http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp.

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