Informatica World 2016 Multimedia Wrap-Up:

Conference Showcased How Data Powers Business

3,000 Business Executives, Cloud Leaders, IT Strategists and Data Scientists Learned How to Transform Businesses through Data

Redwood City, Calif., June 15, 2016

News Highlights

Informatica, the world’s No. 1 provider of data management solutions, showcased how ‘Data Powers Business’ and unveiled the data management solutions of the future at Informatica World 2016. Anil Chakravarthy, Informatica’s chief executive officer, told the audience of nearly 3,000 that the future of data is here now. The theme of ‘Data Powers Business’ was echoed at the conference by more than 110 customers and partners in keynotes and breakout sessions.

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Informatica World is the premier data management event featuring strategic, visionary and motivational keynotes, breakout sessions, Deep-Dive Labs, a Solutions Expo and beyond. This year’s event was held at Moscone West in San Francisco, May 23-26, 2016.

During the Informatica World 2016 opening keynote, Anil Chakravarthy, chief executive officer at Informatica, talked about Data 3.0 and how data is the new disrupter changing how business is done.

During his keynote at Informatica World 2016, Jim Davis, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Informatica, introduced the Enterprise Data Competency Model and explained how it can help organizations advance their use of data to move their businesses forward.

During his Informatica World 2016 keynote, Amit Walia, executive vice president and chief product officer at Informatica, unveiled Informatica product innovations and discussed how data is the strategic differentiator for organizations.

Bruce Chizen, board member of public and private companies and senior advisor to Informatica, stopped by theCUBE and talked with John Furrier and Peter Burris about Informatica and its advantages, being a private company in today’s market and the importance of data for businesses.

Mavis Girlinghouse, systems director of business intelligence at CHRISTUS Health, spoke with theCUBE hosts John Furrier and Peter Burris about how embracing data can improve patient health and outcomes.

See all the videos from Informatica World 2016, including highlights, keynotes, demos and customers here.

theCUBE – a leading interview show that covers enterprise technology and innovation – broadcasted live from Informatica World 2016. Interviews hosted by SiliconAngle featured industry analysts and Informatica executives, partners and customers—including CIT Group Inc., CHRISTUS Health, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Jewelry Television, JLL, Texas Health and Human Services and The George Washington University—discussing how data powers business. See all the customer, partner, industry analyst and Informatica executive interviews from theCUBE at Informatica World 2016 here.



Anil Chakravarthy delivers the opening keynote at Informatica World 2016.


Amit Walia discusses Informatica’s innovations and platform strategy.


Jim Davis is featured live on theCUBE at Informatica World.


Jelena Roljevic from The George Washington University speaks with theCUBE about the many uses of data in higher education.


50 partner sponsors showcase their data offerings at the Informatica World Solutions Expo.


During the conference, Informatica teamed up with Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties to Stand Up for Kids with the goal of putting together 3,000 snack bags filled with healthy treats to help ensure Bay Area kids don’t go hungry.



Informatica World 2016 attendees celebrate the most successful Informatica World to date.


The Informatica Executive Summit brought together an exclusive group of business and IT leaders in a highly interactive forum to discuss how data is fueling the next generation of technological innovation and how executives can not only adapt to but harness this change.


At Informatica’s Cloud Innovation Summit, attendees heard from experts from the most innovative companies shaping cloud, such as AWS, Marketo, Microsoft, Salesforce, Tableau and others. Participants also learned how to address the cloud integration challenges of today by listening to companies such as Anaplan, Eli Lilly, Mattress Firm, Stella & Dot, UBM and many others who are using cloud integration to transform their businesses.



At Informatica’s Big Data Ready Summit, attendees learned how to succeed with analytics in a big data world. Participants heard from Informatica customers and other technology leaders from Comcast, MetLife, TD Ameritrade, Gartner, Capgemini, Cloudera and Cognizant about how they are successfully fast-tracking the deployment of their big data projects to turn petabytes of data into profits.


At Informatica’s MDM 360 Summit, attendees learned how leading organizations use Master Data Management (MDM) to master their digital transformation. Participants gathered best practices, knowledge and tools to increase success with MDM and heard real-life case studies of MDM champions from companies, including CHRISTUS Health, Disney, Hyatt, Unilever and more, who are role models for using data to drive revenue, shorten time-to-market, and create great customer experiences.


Informatica’s Data Disruption Summit brought together the best minds on using data to fuel disruptive business strategies. Topics of special interest included governance/CDO, security and IoT. Attendees heard from industry thought leaders and learned how to best structure the emerging role of the CDO as a part of digital transformation initiatives.



Anil Chakravarthy
Chief Executive Officer
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Jim Davis
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
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Amit Walia
Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer
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“Business and IT leaders need more than just best-in-class products right now to gain a competitive advantage and stay one step ahead of the competition. They are looking for data solutions to address their business challenges, which include increasing customer loyalty, ensuring security, as well as driving business innovation and transformation in an increasingly competitive global world. Informatica’s proud history and rich tradition of delivering leading data management solutions continues and our approach has always been that ‘Data Powers Business.’ Informatica anticipated the data trends around cloud, security, big data and analytics. Customers are asking for a single solution to address data management and Informatica is the only vendor to provide this holistic approach from architecture, to product, to value proposition, all the way through our roadmap. With Informatica’s combination of scale and innovation, and our unique position as the largest independent player, the ‘Switzerland of Data,’ we look forward to powering the data revolution for our customers.”

Anil Chakravarthy, chief executive officer, Informatica

“At Life Time, we’re committed to helping our members succeed. We want to know each member and have the ability to personalize their experiences along the way. Informatica Cloud’s end-to-end data management lets us partner the right programs and services to gain unique insights from every customer interaction.”

Brian Fisher, director of Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse, Life Time Fitness, Inc.

“The key for healthcare organizations moving forward is to deliver high quality care in a cost efficient manner. Access to right information in the right format at the right time is essential. End-to-end integration of clinical and operational data across all CHRISTUS Health lines of service is making this a reality.”

Mavis Girlinghouse, system director, Business Intelligence, CHRISTUS Health

“With the recent lifting of price controls, the petroleum market in India has become hugely competitive, making a dynamic pricing model not just formidable but an indispensable competitive tool. To best serve our customers, IOCL has put in place a real-time framework for dynamically analyzing point-of-sale data and faster point-of-sale policy implementations, ensuring better controls, monitoring stocks to prevent market ‘dry out’ situations, complying with government regulations, and setting the stage for leveraging next-generation technologies that will enhance the customer experience.”

Abhishek Choudhary, manager, Information Systems, Indian Oil Corporation Limited

“Informatica World 2016 delivers new product announcements that demonstrate Informatica’s continued focus on bringing innovative data technology solutions to market. Highlights of this year’s event include seeing the vision for the Intelligent Data Platform being realized in Live Data Map, and the Enterprise Information Catalog (EIC) product announcements. These announcements, among others, demonstrate that Informatica has been listening to its customers, and has been working to meet the demands of digital transformation…These developments are aimed at delivering on the Intelligent Data Platform vision, where metadata is providing more data intelligence for both business and IT, to power the business through digital transformation.”

Stewart Bond, research director, IDC


About Informatica

Informatica is 100 percent focused on data because the world runs on data. Organizations need business solutions around data for the cloud, big data, real-time and streaming. Informatica is the world’s No. 1 provider of data management solutions, in the cloud, on-premise or in a hybrid environment. More than 7,000 organizations around the world turn to Informatica for data solutions that power their businesses. 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 https://linkedin.com/company/informatica, https://twitter.com/Informatica and https://facebook.com/InformaticaLLC.


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