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Washington State Department of Transportation

The Washington State Department of Transportation (DOT) manages 7,048 miles of road, 3,367 bridges, and a 29-ferry system that moves more than 26 million people a year.

“Informatica PowerCenter has brought consistency to our data environment and helped us modernize our data transfer methods. Its native access to our mainframe Adabas data sources has enabled us to roll out eight data marts in just four years to our analysts, and cut the time our developers used to spend on custom coding by as much as one-half.”

— Chris Kemp, Manager, Data Management Services, Washington State Department of Transportation

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Business Need

Make it faster and easier to analyze insights into improving traffic and highway safety, finance and accounting across multiple divisions.

Drive metrics-driven management of nearly $300 million a year in capital projects and thousands of contracting firms.

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Challenges

Leverage long-term investment in legacy systems.

Eliminate customized, ad hoc data access mechanisms.

Make data maintenance simpler and more cost-effective.

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Solutions & Results

Reduced development time by up to 50% and improved systems performance.

Provided native access to mainframe legacy data to drive operational analysis and insight.

Protected long-term investment through standardized data integration.

Increased IT infrastructure flexibility.

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Products & Services

Informatica PowerCenter

Accesses, integrates, and delivers any and all data quickly and cost-effectively, without hand coding.

Success Stories

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Western Union

Western Union built a data platform based on Hadoop and Informatica Big Data Edition

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Citrix

Citrix uses Informatica solutions to gain complete customer insight on all products

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Illinois State University

Illinois State University relies on Informatica to standardize data analytics that enrich students’ experiences and promote academic achievement