Informatica Product Information Management Key Features
The web-based supplier portal makes it easy for suppliers to make new assortments or updates available using self-service functions.
Data Integration and Supplier Adoption
… for quicker time-to-market
Informatica PIM offers a supplier portal and import processes for the integration of supplier catalogs or other systems. It connects the product information of manufacturers, suppliers, retailers, service providers, and customers to ensure that the right information gets to the right people within their prospective departments.
Informatica PIM offers an integrated process that provides a high degree of automation and self-services for suppliers and end users in a single solution. This process significantly reduces time and costs for the integration of suppliers in the company while increasing the quality of data.
The upload wizard guides suppliers step-by-step through the upload progress
The supplier portal is easy to use and tailored to each user and their role. Whether the file is CSV, Excel, XML, image, video, or data, Informatica PIM performs the import of these formats together in a single step to ensure deep integration into your processes and systems.
Suppliers can easily make their catalog data available independently via internet using a new Facebook-like user interface. This enables cost efficient communication in a central location between suppliers and Informatica PIM.
Experience significantly faster product launches with high quality data when time is saved when adding large numbers of catalog data with large assortments. Retailers and distributors optimize der supply chain costs when onboarding new suppliers and catalogs.
The new PIM Web Search offers full-text search functionality. The search result can be refined via facets and attributes. Product Information can be easily previewed and approved, for example, for the different output channels.
Data Management and Data Quality
--- for more operational efficiency
Informatica PIM provides a central location for managing and maintaining product information and digital assets. This includes, but is not limited to, workflows, business processes management, the creation of products, data validations, and more.
Informatica PIM - Data Quality delivers an integrated solution, designed for managing data quality of product and supplier data, including the support for data integration, data profiling and data governance. Designed to establish data stewardship and data governance programs, it enables companies to implement consistent, re-usable and automated data quality processes for product data, throughout the entire data life cycle. Companies can rapidly assess data quality statements and provides detailed data quality analyses.
The Quality Dashboard provides a quick overview of the data quality as per product, category or with the possibility of a channel specific drill down in Informatica PIM
With Informatica PIM - Data Quality, users can ensure data quality and channel consistency when importing and syndicating master data from external systems into Informatica Product Information Management (PIM). User can syndicate supplier catalog data and validate data to guarantee that all product attributes are clean and correct.
Informatica PIM - Web is a lightweight web application for data mastering in Informatica PIM. Thanks to the large group of possible users, including product managers, sales and marketing staff, text creators and translators, or graphic designers, it facilitates a collaborative approach as part of company-wide involvement in the PIM process.
Business Process Management: Informatica PIM ensures that the right information gets to the right employees and departments – simply and smartly with web access.
The integration of Informatica PIM with Informatica BPM is tackling the issue of blending the defined business process within PIM as part of the enterprise Business process for supplier management, new product introduction and onboarding, product maintenance, marketing and price management to name a few. It enables companies in providing better visibility of their business as it relates to product innovation and management across the enterprise thereby improving time to market, cut down silos, optimize processes where applicable.
Omnichannel … for boosting revenue across all customer touch points
Automated & assured Data Quality along all product information processes.
Informatica Product Information Management (PIM) is the central master data platform for omnichannel commerce. Our solution enables retailers, distributors and manufactures to centrally manage all of their product data in order to create a consistent experience across all distribution channels.
Data templates for IBM WebSphere Commerce, Oracle ATG Web Commerce, Demandware, Oxide Sales, e-Spirit and Intershop.
Informatica PIM Multichannel Print Integration supports your individual print publishing strategy whether it be a large catalog, standardized price list, or creative brochure.
Informatica Product Information Management (PIM) gives you the ability to offer the right product at the right place, at the right time. Informatica PIM offers access to all sales and marketing channels based on high quality data. With its integrated SEO capabilities PIM also helps to increase the visibility of your products in all of your online channels.
Whether you are using your own ecommerce solution, one of the leading systems on the market, or a platform-based commerce channel like Amazon, eBay, or Facebook, users can integrate and export customized product data to their existing ecommerce platform that is tailored to meet the requirements of the chosen channel.
In terms of classifications & standards: Informatica offers the ideal solution – whether you use GS1 (GPC), eCl@ss, ETIM, UNSPSC or your own internal taxonomies and naming conventions for items, features and references.
Informatica GDSN Accelerator
The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) ensures that product data exchanged between trading partners is accurate and compliant with globally supported standards in maintaining uniqueness, classification and identification of source and recipients
The Informatica GDSN Accelerator is an add-on to the Informatica PIM system providing an interface to access a GDSN certified data pool. It is designed to help organizations securely and continuously exchange, update and synchronize product data with their trading partners according to the standards defined by Global Standards One (GS1).