Austin Community College District

The Austin Community College District (ACC), the 6th largest in the United States, is a nationally recognized two- and four-year public community college system serving the Austin, Texas, metropolitan area and surrounding Central Texas communities. The college maintains numerous campuses, centers, and distance learning options to serve over 70,000 students in academic, continuing education, and adult education programs annually. ACC’s mission is to promote student success and community development through open door access to an affordable college education for those who want to earn a degree, learn a marketable skill, and advance their careers and serve. The college seeks to serve as the catalyst for social equity, economic development, and personal enrichment.

“Data management and data integration are a ‘constant’ in the life of any data-driven organization. Austin Community College requires continuous evaluation for effectiveness and cost considerations. Partnering with Informatica for us, is a strategic decision that will facilitate and augment our ongoing digital transformation.”

—Imad Costantini, Vice President of IT and CIO, Austin Community College District


Business Need

Reduce the time and cost of managing student information.

Integrate data between on-premises and cloud.

Support near real-time application integration.



Drive digital and cloud transformation to enhance student experiences while supporting growing data needs across the college.

Save time, reduce costs, and improve agility by moving away from point-to-point and application-specific integrations.

Create a single view of every prospective and active student to help streamline communication with them.


Solutions & Results

Use Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services (IICS), an iPaaS (integration platform as a service) solution, for data and application integration, data quality, and API management.

Enable a hub-and-spoke, publish-subscribe data model by orchestrating data flows through Informatica Integration Hub.

Master student data using Informatica, creating golden records that are independent from applications.

Helps improve educational experiences by giving students, faculty, and staff faster access to trusted information.

IICS enables Salesforce to integrate with Okta, resulting in granting students the ability to access student systems in seconds rather than the previous experience of 24 to 48 hours.

Enables the college to improve communications with students by better understanding their goals and educational trajectory.


Products & Services

Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services

Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services is a next generation iPaaS, which is made up of a growing number of data management products. The productivity of the environment is accelerated by a common user experience across all products, the AI/ML-driven intelligence of the CLAIRE™ engine, and a microservices architecture.

Informatica Cloud Application Integration

Accelerate your business, drive innovation, and create efficiencies by intelligently connecting any app, any data, anywhere, at any speed.

Cloud Data Integration

Codeless, optimized integration to hundreds of applications and data sources across on-premises and cloud.

Informatica API Management

Connect your lines of businesses, customers, and partners to any app, any process, any data, anywhere, at any speed, with intelligent APIs.

Informatica Change Data Capture

Automatically capture changes in multiple environments to deliver the most accurate data to the business.

Informatica Integration Hub

Fuel digital transformation projects with an organized, efficient and productive modern publish/subscribe data hub to orchestrate data integration with self-service for distributed teams.

Success Stories

Rutgers University

Rutgers University, Division of Continuing Studies: From Applicant to Alum

Fresno Pacific University

Fresno Pacific University partnered with Informatica to quickly implement Salesforce from their legacy student information system