Informatica to Accelerate Microsoft Azure Customer Deployments

Together Providing Customers with a Comprehensive Cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Industry Leading Hybrid Data Management Offerings and Consulting Services

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 11, 2017 – Informatica, the Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader accelerating data-driven digital transformation, today announced it is working with Microsoft to provide Microsoft’s global systems integrator (GSI) partner community cutting edge, combined offerings that address the most important enterprise data-driven digital transformation projects. Informatica is extending its Solution Advantage Partner Program to Microsoft’s partner community, enabling GSIs to accelerate the creation and commercialization of offerings, as well as go-to-market ability with Informatica for Microsoft Azure-based offerings.

These offerings are designed to be low cost, low risk entry points that provide rapid time to value. This allows customers to implement projects with small sets of data before making a long-term commitment. Providing customers with comprehensive cloud PaaS, hybrid data management offerings and consulting services will enable customers to:

  • Accelerate enterprise data warehouse migration to Azure- With intelligent hybrid data management offerings, purpose-built for Azure, customers get a deeper understanding of enterprise data, where it resides, and its lineage. Informatica’s hybrid data management solutions are designed to optimize workloads for analytics and other data-intensive initiatives by rapidly integrating and managing data from any cloud or on-premises source into Azure’s comprehensive and integrated data portfolio.
  • Access trusted and actionable business insight from data lakes on Azure- With Informatica’s AI-driven Intelligent Data Lake management solution customers can better harness, discover, prepare and manage all the capacious and complex data across their enterprise, quickly turning hybrid enterprise data into business value.
  • Better manage risk with solutions for GDPR compliance- With Informatica’s Data Quality & Governance portfolio, customers can discover, access and govern in-scope data. With support for GDPR compliance via Informatica’s integrated and intelligent governance solutions, customers can increase business value and ensure key initiatives and processes are fueled with relevant, timely and trustworthy data.

Supporting Quotes

Michael Angiulo, corporate vice president, One Commercial Partner, Microsoft Corp. said, “Customers choose Microsoft Azure for it is productivity, intelligence, hybrid capabilities and breadth of cloud services. As more and more customers undergo digital transformations, they are looking to data to ensure they are building a successful program. Informatica’s long term relationships with GSI and purpose-built hybrid data management solutions for Azure help our mutual customers accelerate the modernization of their data architecture to Azure.”

John Brahim, CEO of the global Insights & Data practice from Capgemini, said, “we leverage Microsoft and Informatica as strategic partners to support our customer’s data driven transformation. Within our wider Azure play, we have a unique approach to GDPR, which for most of our customers has become a CEO-priority, a must to avoid disastrous compliancy issues and at the same an opportunity to differentiate with Trust by Design. The assets we have built between Capgemini, Informatica and Microsoft will move GDPR from defense to offence.”

Pallab Deb, vice president and global head, Analytics, Wipro Limited, stated, “we endeavor to provide continued support to our customers in meeting their compliance requirements as part of our General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) offerings. Informatica’s GDPR tools on Microsoft Azure will significantly reduce the time we spend architecting the technical aspects of our customers solutions, allowing us to focus on delivering compliance to our clients.”

Rodney Foreman, senior vice president, Partner Ecosystem, Informatica, said, “data is the foundation for successful digital transformation. By extending our Solutions Advantage program to Microsoft’s global system integrator partners we’re providing customers with a way to take advantage of the power of data while realizing the economies of scalability, flexibility and lower costs of cloud to achieve their business outcomes.”

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About Informatica

Informatica is the only Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader that accelerates data-driven digital transformation. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to fuel innovation, become more agile and realize new growth opportunities, resulting in intelligent market disruptions. With over 7,000 customers worldwide, Informatica is the trusted leader in Enterprise Cloud Data Management. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com. Connect with Informatica on LinkedInTwitter and Facebook.

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Maureen O’Connell
Informatica
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Shira Frantzich
Informatica
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sfrantzich@informatica.com