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Schneider National

Schneider is one of the largest truckload carriers in North America, hauling 11,100 loads per day, with 9,600 company trucks and 31,000 trailers on the road. The company conducts business worldwide with 168 facilities, including a presence in the United States, Canada, Mexico and China. Schneider’s customers include more than two-thirds of the FORTUNE 500 companies.

“The Informatica data integration platform is a key element of our data warehousing and business intelligence initiatives. Through these initiatives we have been able to be more responsive to customers, and recoup our investment in Informatica through improved productivity, reduced costs, and improved leadership position in the marketplace.”

— Tom Cummings,Manager of Knowledge Services, Schneider National

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Business Need

Provide analytics on invoices, freight payment, claims data and carrier delivery information collected via satellites from truck drivers and warehouse operators worldwide.

Increase business agility and position the company for growth in a highly competitive market.

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Challenges

Integrate data from eight different relational and non-relational systems.

Increase developer productivity as much as fourfold.

Simplify development and maintenance.

Enhance customer service with online self-service portal.

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Solutions & Results

Decreased data warehousing operating costs by 35%.

Reduced IT development and maintenance time and costs.

Streamlined business processes while maintaining data integrity.

Improved sales strategies and customer relationships.

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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

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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