Analyst Reports


Informatica secures reprints to these industry analyst reports as a convenience to our customers, prospects, partners, and members of the media who might not subscribe to these analyst firms’ services. Please note that these reports remain copyrighted material by the analyst groups and may not be altered, edited, enhanced, or taken out of context without analyst firm approval.

Data Quality in the Cloud

A report by the Eckerson Group about the new world of data quality management, including intelligent DQM tools and best practices.

  • Jan 2022
  • 831.9 kB
  • 17 pages
  • Data Quality

Bringing Data Governance to IFRS 17

Advice on how and why the insurance industry can best incorporate data governance for the forthcoming IFRS 17 accounting standard

  • Jan 2022
  • 1.9 MB
  • 24 pages
  • Data Quality, Financial Services - Insurance, Financial Services - Banking, Financial Services - General

Bloor Research Data Governance Market Update

Bloor Research examines the state of the data governance market and concludes that the market is mature and approaching standardization.

  • Jan 2022
  • 286.5 kB
  • 8 pages
  • Data Quality

Nucleus Research ROI Guidebook: Informatica iPaaS

Informatica offers a suite of cloud integration and cloud data management solutions, including Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS), for connecting disparate applications and data deployed in diverse environments. Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services (IICS) is a comprehensive iPaaS consisting of data integration, application integration, and data management services for multi-cloud, hybrid environments.

  • Jan 2022
  • 538.1 kB
  • 16 pages
  • Cloud Integration

iPaaS Technology Value Matrix 2020

Nucleus Research surveys the Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) market and rates Informatica highest on both functionality and usability.

  • Jan 2022
  • 289.6 kB
  • 22 pages
  • Cloud Integration

Chief Data Officers: The New Business Leaders

IDG explores how the CDO role has evolved from compliance and governance to broad responsibility for improving business outcomes with data.

  • Jan 2022
  • 2.5 MB
  • 26 pages
  • Informatica Platform

Bloor Streaming Analytics Market Update

This overview of current solutions for managing streaming data looks at trends and necessary capabilities and names Informatica a market leader.

  • Jan 2022
  • 337.3 kB
  • 9 pages
  • Cloud Integration

Bloor InfoBrief - Stream Processing

Informatica Data Management Cloud offers highly capable and well-integrated stream processing as part of its overall data management functionality.

  • Jan 2022
  • 461.1 kB
  • 2 pages
  • Cloud Integration

Gartner Vendor Rating: Informatica

With this Gartner Vendor Rating Report, Informatica joins a select group of vendors that have undergone assessment in 6 key areas, including products, technology, strategy, and more.

  • Sep 2019
  • 57 kB
  • 1 pages
  • Informatica Platform, Data Quality, Master Data Management, Data Integration

Constellation Research: MDM vendor shortlist

The Constellation ShortList™ presents vendors in different categories of the market relevant to early adopters. In addition, products included in this document meet the threshold criteria for this category as determined by Constellation Research.

  • Aug 2018
  • 483 kB
  • 2 pages
  • Master Data Management

Data Investments as a Competitive Advantage

This CEB IT Leadership Council report distills Informatica CIO Graeme Thompson’s insights into the challenges of leading a data-driven digital transformation—and the actionable strategies that lead to success.

  • Dec 2017
  • 216.4 kB
  • 12 pages
  • Informatica Platform

Bloor InDetail Paper: Informatica Data Governance

An exploration of Informatica's intelligent data governance solution by Bloor Research, including data quality, data cataloging, compliance and privacy, and policy management, concluding that the solution contains "all the elements that you might look for."

  • Aug 2017
  • 868 kB
  • 14 pages
  • Data Security, Data Quality

The MDM Landscape Q2 2017

Information Difference in its MDM Landscape Q2 2017 report recognizes Informatica as the clear leader in the master data management market.

  • Apr 2017
  • 469.5 kB
  • 5 pages
  • Master Data Management

Bloor: Managing Data Lakes

Learn how to optimize your data lake for productivity, collaboration, TCO, and ROI with Bloor's Managing Data Lakes report.

  • Jan 2017
  • 672.7 kB
  • 14 pages
  • Data Engineering

Information Difference MDM Landscape Q2 2016

Informatica has been positioned as the clear leader in the Master Data Management (MDM) industry by a top research firm, The Information Difference. This report assesses vendors on their technology and market strength.

  • Aug 2016
  • 506.3 kB
  • 5 pages
  • Master Data Management

Building Data-Centric Security With Informatica Secure@Source to Gain Actionable Insights Into Sensitive Data Risk

In February 2016, Informatica announced its release of the second version of Secure@Source, a unified platform for identifying, analyzing, and quantifying sensitive data risk. This ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA™) Impact Brief details the announcement and recognizes Informatica’s innovation and leadership in the area of sensitive data risk and information security.

  • Feb 2016
  • 888.3 kB
  • 3 pages
  • Data Security

The Value of Strategic Supplier Data Management

This report explores the needs, capabilities, and technology required for a robust supplier data management program to support the expectations of increasingly complex supply chains.

  • Jul 2015
  • 236.9 kB
  • 20 pages
  • Manufacturing

The State of Data Security Intelligence

This Ponemon Institute’s research report reveals how organizations are using data security intelligence to assess and minimize risks to their sensitive and confidential information on premise and in the cloud.

  • Apr 2015
  • 2.2 MB
  • 28 pages
  • Data Security

Data-centric Security: A New Information Security Perimeter

Information security practices are in the midst of a major transition. Why? Traditional security defenses are no match for internal and targeted attacks that circumvent security controls and steal sensitive data. Furthermore, IT infrastructure (and sensitive data) is extending inside and outside the perimeter; as organizations embrace cloud computing, mobility (i.e., mobile applications, remote/mobile employees, users, etc.), and big data analytics tools. To address modern threats and IT mobility, CISOs must adopt two new security perimeters around data­-centric security and identity.

  • Mar 2015
  • 417.7 kB
  • 5 pages
  • Data Security

Data-Driven Retail: The Path to Maximize the Shopper Experience

This report explores the challenges retailers face in harnessing data and analytics to better meet customer expectations across all interaction channels. It also provides an overview of the three core building blocks retailers must establish and nurture in order to maximize their performance through the effective use of data.

  • Jan 2015
  • 298.9 kB
  • 18 pages
  • Master Data Management, Data Quality, Retail & Wholesale

Maximizing Integration ROI from a Hybrid Application Environment

Nucleus Research found using a hybrid integration framework that can be optimized for both cloud and on-premise applications can lower initial and ongoing IT costs and maximize value over time.

  • Mar 2014
  • 272.8 kB
  • 5 pages
  • Cloud Integration, Informatica Platform