Media Alert: Informatica to Unveil Biggest Breakthrough Yet in Big Data Management

Redwood City, Nov. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

Big data and big elephants! Timed with Informatica’s Big Data Management launch event today, giant elephant balloons are flying high over its headquarters

Elephants and a virtual event. Front and center at Informatica headquarters today, the company unveils its biggest breakthrough yet in big data management

What: Informatica, the world’s number one independent software provider focused on delivering transformative innovation for the future of all things data, is launching Informatica Big Data Management, the company’s biggest breakthrough yet in big data. The Informatica Big Data Management Virtual Launch Event, with big data expert guests, multimedia presentations, and live Q&A and chat, starts at 9:00 a.m. PT / 12:00 p.m. ET today.

The Informatica Big Data Management Virtual Launch Event will also showcase Informatica’s $1 Million Software and Services Big Data Ready Challenge, a juried contest that will award more than US$1 million in software and services to help qualifying organizations overcome the challenges of taking their big data projects from pilot to production.

Why: Informatica Big Data Management is the industry’s first big data management offering to combine Big Data Integration, Big Data Quality and Governance, and Big Data Security in a single integrated solution. Built from the ground up to accelerate big data deployments and success, Informatica Big Data Management is the only solution that enables organizations to overcome the myriad data management challenges that are frequently at the root of big data project failures and missed big data opportunities.

Who: Anil Chakravarthy, Informatica’s acting chief executive officer, and Amit Walia, Informatica’s executive vice president and chief product officer, will be joined during the virtual launch event by industry luminaries and big data experts:

  • Tom Reilly, chief executive officer, Cloudera
  • Sanjay Saraf, senior vice president and chief technology officer, Western Union
  • Noel Yuhanna, principal analyst, Forrester
  • Badhrinath Krishnamoorthy, senior director, Cognizant Technology

The event will also include four hours of live chat with big data experts from Informatica.

When: The Informatica Big Data Management Virtual Launch Event will be open for four hours beginning at 9:00 a.m. PT / 12:00 p.m. ET, Thursday, November 12, 2015. Spend 90 minutes to enjoy:

  • Must-see videos about big data management requirements and trends
  • Virtual lounge for all registered attendees
  • Access to big data management resources

Register: http://infa.media/BT151112aPR

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About Informatica

Informatica is a leading independent software provider focused on delivering transformative innovation for the future of all things data. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica to realize their information potential and drive top business imperatives. More than 5,800 enterprises depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and on the internet, including social networks. 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.


Note: Informatica and Informatica Big Data Management are trademarks or registered trademarks of Informatica in the United States and in jurisdictions throughout the world. All other company and product names may be trade names or trademarks of their respective owners.

Debbie O’Brien Informatica +1 650 385 5735 - office +1 650 995 6736 - mobile dobrien@informatica.com Shria Frantzich Informatica +1 650 385 5674 sfrantzich@informatica.com

Source: Informatica