Multimedia News Release: Informatica 9.5 Maximizes Return on Big Data

Empowers Organizations to Realize the Promise of Big Data

INFORMATICA WORLD 2012, LAS VEGAS, May 15, 2012 - 



News Highlights

Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA), the world's number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced the latest release of the Informatica Platform, Informatica 9.5, designed to maximize customers' return on big data.

Informatica 9.5 aligns industry-leading data integration with all three megatrends that are redefining the industry and propelling the growth of big data: cloud computing, mobile computing and social computing.

More than 45 leading customers and partners from around the globe support Informatica 9.5.

Learn more about Informatica 9.5 in the company announcement.

Join the big data discussion on LinkedIn, Twitter and the Informatica Communities.

Check out the Informatica Marketplace, the one-stop shop for addressing the challenges and opportunities of big data.

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Informatica MDM 9.5 - Cloud, Social, Mobile and Big Data: Dennis Moore, senior vice president and general manager, Informatica MDM, and Ravi Shankar, senior director of product marketing, Informatica MDM, share how Informatica MDM 9.5 aligns with the four megatrends: social, cloud, mobile and big data.

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Organizations can use Informatica MDM 9.5 to enrich customer information in Informatica Data Director or in applications such as by adding brand-specific activity on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.

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Informatica MDM 9.5 helps companies enhance customer information by adding social network information such as a customer's hierarchy of relationships.

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A new Informatica MDM iPad App enables mobile users to view trusted master data residing in Informatica MDM. In addition to providing location-based information, the app can be used to view or create specific tasks for customer accounts.

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Informatica Fast Clone provides lightning-fast extraction of high volumes of Oracle data for loading into heterogeneous databases and appliances, including Hadoop.

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James Markarian,
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
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Ivan Chong
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Executive Vice President and General Manager, Data Quality
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Girish Pancha
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“Jefferies, a leading global securities and investment banking group, chose Informatica for high performance, real-time integration, metadata management and the ability to grow with our business needs. We are excited and looking forward to evaluating Informatica 9.5 and its support for big data technologies like Hadoop to meet business demands with timely, relevant and trustworthy data as data volumes grow and the variety of data sources increases.”
- Russ Le Blang, Vice President IT, Jefferies

“As organizations continuously innovate to stay ahead of their competition, big data and related analytics provides a key edge to drive competitive advantage. Key to optimizing ROI on big data investments are solutions that enable organizations to manage complexity and lower the total cost of ownership. Informatica’s 9.5 release, through its big data-related offering, is aptly positioned to meet ever-growing complexities of data while optimizing the return on big data. We look forward to combining Informatica’s capabilities with Wipro’s cutting-edge big data industry solutions to deliver the highest level of business value to our customers.”
- K. R. Sanjiv, Global Head and Senior Vice President for Analytics & Information Management BU

“The drive toward cloud, social and mobile computing is fueling the unrelenting rise of big data, with data expected to grow globally by as much as 44 times1 over the next year alone. When harnessed, big data can deliver exceptional business value. But if not managed correctly, it can also present titanic costs and compliance risks. Informatica 9.5 enables companies to increase the value of big data while reducing the costs to maximize return on big data.”    
- Girish Pancha, Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Informatica

1 Worldwide Big Data Technology and Services 2012-2015 Forecast (IDC #233485)

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 Connect with Informatica at, and


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This press release contains forward-looking statements that are based on assumptions regarding Informatica's product release. However, these statements are not guarantees of the availability, which may be delayed or cancelled. The development, release and timing of any Informatica product described in this document remain at the sole discretion of Informatica and should not be relied upon in making a purchasing decision. This document is provided for information purposes only. Statements made regarding product and packaging and future functionality are based on current available information, which is subject to change. Such statements should not be relied upon as a representation, warranty or commitment to deliver specific products or functionality in the future. Such statements involve risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially from the results described in this press release. More information about potential risks and uncertainties that could affect Informatica's business and products are included under the caption "Risk Factors" in Informatica's report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31 2012, which are on file with the SEC and are available on the Company's investor relations website at All information provided in this release is as of May 15 2012 and Informatica undertakes no duty to update this information.