News from Vendors

The Secret Recipe for Digital Transformation? Speed & Trust at Scale

Talend Blog - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 16:55
Today’s ever-increasing competitive market is forcing organizations to become more data-driven. To support key business objectives such as growth, profitability and customer satisfaction, businesses must digitally transform and become reliant on more and more data to make laser sharp decisions faster. Per IDC, the global data sphere will more than quadruple by 2025, growing from 40 ZB in 2019 to a whopping 175 ZB in size in 2025 (Source: IDC DataAge 2025 whitepaper). Mastering Data – One Pizza a...
Categories: News from Vendors

The Fundamentals of Data Governance – Part 1

Talend Blog - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 22:34
Introduction Among Talend’s blog posts are many outstanding ones on data governance, such as David Talaga’s “Life Might Be Like a Box of Chocolates, But Your Data Strategy Shouldn’t Be” which encourages us to know our data, and his two-part post on “6 Dos and Don’ts of Data Governance,” in which David offers steps to take and pitfalls to avoid when starting out on data governance. In “5 Key Considerations for Building a Data Governance Strategy,” my colleague Nitin Kudikala describes five data g...
Categories: News from Vendors

How PT Bank Danamon Uses Data to Understand and Respond to Customers

Talend Blog - Wed, 05/01/2019 - 18:47
PT Bank Danamon is Indonesia’s sixth-largest bank, with four million customers and a network that stretches across the archipelago. Competition for customers in the Indonesian market is especially fierce, with 115 banks to choose from, according to recent government statistics. Finding a way to stand out is crucial. PT Bank Danamon has ambitious goals to more than double the number of customers making use of mobile and internet banking channels over the next year – up from 30 percent to 80...
Categories: News from Vendors

3 Key Takeaways from the 2019 Gartner Market Guide for Data Preparation

Talend Blog - Fri, 04/26/2019 - 18:49
Gartner has recently released its 2019 Market Guide for Data Preparation ([1]), its fourth edition of a guide that was first published in the early days of the market, back in 2015 when Data Preparation was mostly intended to support self-service uses cases. Compared to Magic Quadrants, the Market Guide series generally cover early, mature or smaller markets, with less detailed information about competitive positioning between vendors, but more information about the market itself and how it evol...
Categories: News from Vendors

Time-Tested Insights on Creating Competitive API Programs

Talend Blog - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 18:58
This post is authored by Datagrate. Datagrate helps their clients launch, manage and scale Talend’s best application integration solutions solving the most complex communication challenges. When the Application Program Interface (API) first came into existence, developers viewed it as a revolutionary approach to creating re-usable software fragments. Instead of creating new code from scratch for every new program, they could now use existing functionality to develop new features. Not only did th...
Categories: News from Vendors

Intelligent Glossary Associations

Informatica Blog - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 18:15
“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” said Juliet to Romeo in the epic tale of love between members of two warring families. The quote is the tragedy and the central struggle for both Shakespeare’s famous play and the more mundane but certainly as epic modern-day Data Cataloging!  There is a lot in a name. SQL based databases and applications have many naming constraints like use of spaces, limited special c...
Categories: News from Vendors

Can You Trust Your Analytics Dashboard? 3 Steps To Build a Foundation of Trusted Data

Talend Blog - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:36
  We are in the era of the information economy. Now, more than ever, companies have the capabilities to optimize their process through the use of data and analytics. While there are endless possibilities to data analysis, there are still challenges with maintaining, integrating, cleaning it to ensure that it will empower the people to take decisions.   Bottom up, Top down? What is the best? As IT teams begin to tackle the data deluge, a question they often is often asked if this probl...
Categories: News from Vendors

PointsBet is Tuning Up for a US Market Breakthrough

Talend Blog - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 20:53
Founded in 2016 and launched in February 2017, PointsBet is a cutting-edge online bookmaker in Australia offering both traditional fixed odds markets as well as “PointsBetting – where winnings or losses aren’t fixed but depend on how accurate the bet turns out to be. Online betting platforms have long recognized the need for a strong, resilient IT infrastructure. Even a minor glitch during a major sporting event can be disastrous. The losses can run into millions of dollars. Good data syst...
Categories: News from Vendors

How the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business Gets it Right

Informatica Blog - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 18:15
Informatica has a number of notable higher education customers, and many of them are simultaneously moving their systems to the cloud while also focusing on improving student and alumni engagement. As I quickly approach my own undergraduate graduation in a few weeks, I find the University of Michigan Ross School of Business to be a fitting customer story to share. Even though I’m not a student at the University of Michigan, I can point out what they’ve gotten right from both a student and...
Categories: News from Vendors

Building a CI/CD pipeline with Talend and Azure DevOps

Talend Blog - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:18
DevOps is all the rage right now, and it is only the beginning. In this blog, I’ll cover how to get started with Talend continuous integration, delivery and deployment (CI/CD) on Azure. The first part of the blog will briefly present some basic DevOps and CI/CD concepts. I will then show you how the Talend CI/CD architecture and how it fits in Azure ecosystem with a hands-on example.   What is DevOps? Before digging into the technical depth, let me briefly explain to you what the term DevOp...
Categories: News from Vendors

Introducing Pipeline Designer: Reinventing Data Integration

Talend Blog - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 14:47
I am very excited to introduce Pipeline Designer, a next-generation cloud data integration design environment that enables developers to develop and deploy data pipelines in minutes, design seamlessly across batch and streaming use cases, and scale natively with the latest hybrid and multi-cloud technologies  <<Try Pipeline Designer Now>> Why Pipeline Designer? It is no secret that data has become a competitive edge of companies in every industry. And in order to maintain your compet...
Categories: News from Vendors

Collaborative Data Discovery with Enterprise Data Catalog

Informatica Blog - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 18:15
Harry Potter fans will remember the scene from “Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows” where upon entering the Lestrange vault, the treasures start multiplying repeatedly because of the Gemini curse (doubling charm). The objects in the vault proliferate rapidly, the duplicates multiplying themselves, and duplicates resulting from those duplications, ad infinitum, nearly crushing our heroes. If you are in data management, the above scene would have hit close to home. As number of data cons...
Categories: News from Vendors

Modernize Your B2B Integration With Informatica Cloud B2B Gateway

Informatica Blog - Tue, 04/09/2019 - 18:15
No Enterprise is an Island, Entire to Itself To paraphrase John Donne, Every enterprise is a piece of the supply chain, a part of a community. It has been a well know convention, that companies with tighter supply chain collaboration perform better. In a 2017 study, McKinsey was able to quantify the impact of modernizing your supply chain. They found that companies that aggressively digitize their supply chains can expect to boost annual growth of earnings before interest and taxes by 3.2 percen...
Categories: News from Vendors

Making Sense of the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools

Talend Blog - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 05:43
By now, you know that data is the lifeblood of digital transformation. But the true digital leaders have taken a step beyond by starting to understand the need to preserve this lifeblood with people, process and tools. That’s why data quality is so important in its ability to take control of the health of your data assets from diagnostic to treatment and monitoring with whistleblowers.    With this respect, we are especially proud that Talend was recognized by Gartner as a Leader for the second ...
Categories: News from Vendors

How TI Media is Using Data to Build Meaningful Relationships with 14 million Consumers

Talend Blog - Wed, 04/03/2019 - 20:50
TI Media is the UK’s third-largest consumer magazine and digital publisher with more than 40 brands that reach 14.1 million UK adults monthly across print and digital. The company sells 117 million magazines per year and has 37 million global online users. TI Media faced similar challenges to other consumer magazine publishers—an eventual drop in print readership and advertising revenues that couldn’t be made up with online advertising. The company needed to generate more revenue from each...
Categories: News from Vendors

Next Best Action Needs Next Best Data

Informatica Blog - Wed, 04/03/2019 - 18:00
The investment in analytics has accelerated. In fact, for most organizations the investment in analytics has outpaced the investment in data management. Organizations have been in an ‘arms race’ to fuel their digital transformation with Next Best Action, Next Best Experience, and Next Best Offer analytic engines. Most have received mixed results. Insights have been described by some users as “slightly better than common sense” as well as “misleading on occasion”. While helpful, most organization...
Categories: News from Vendors

Key Considerations for Converting Legacy ETL to Modern ETL – Part II

Talend Blog - Tue, 04/02/2019 - 22:55
Let me start by thanking all those who read the first part of our blog series on converting legacy ETL to modern ETL! Before I begin the second part of this three-blog series, let’s recap the three key aspects under consideration for converting from legacy ETL to modern ETL. Will the source and/or target systems change? Is this just an ETL conversion from their legacy system to modern ETL like Talend? Is the goal to re-platform as well? Will the target system change? Will the new platform resid...
Categories: News from Vendors

The Human MDM

Informatica Blog - Tue, 04/02/2019 - 16:15
I experience Deja-Vu every single time I visit a CIO, VP IT or Analytics at a manufacturing organization. Then again, it does not really matter what industry the client operates in. The Deja-Vu has to do with the appearance of one or two staffers, often organizationally situated in the Line-of-Business IT function of a core business unit, as part of my workshop with said company. These unsung heroes are typically analyst-level folks who have the dubious pleasure of being the, what I call, Human ...
Categories: News from Vendors

Talend increases its investments in Research & Development in Nantes

Talend Blog - Thu, 03/28/2019 - 09:09
Almost three years ago today, to the day, Talend opened its fourth global research and development center, and its second one in France, in Nantes. It was clear to Talend from the very beginning of this new innovation center that it would not be a simple satellite of existing centers, but a key element in our strategy and overall R&D efforts. Dedicated to innovative cloud, big data, and machine-learning technologies, this center plays a key role in our research and development efforts, creat...
Categories: News from Vendors

When It Snows, It Pours – Accelerate Snowflake Cloud Data Warehouse

Informatica Blog - Wed, 03/27/2019 - 17:15
View our on-demand ‘Meet the Experts’ webinar and learn how to accelerate cloud analytics modernization with Snowflake and Informatica. It’s snowing everywhere! Even though it’s almost spring, big beautiful snowflakes are swirling about everywhere! Are you seeing flurries outside your window? If you’re like other customers, Snowflake may be at the center of your new cloud analytics initiatives. Customers select Snowflake for its modern, built-for-the-cloud SQL data warehouse, zero manageme...
Categories: News from Vendors


Subscribe to Data Integration Info aggregator - News from Vendors