Now Offering Informatica's Cloud Connector, Allowing Google
Developers Access to Leading Data Integration Solutions
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informatica
Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world's number one independent provider
of data integration software, today announced it has joined the Google
Cloud Platform Partner Program as a Technology Partner, making it easy
for Google developers and users to access the latest integration
services and solutions. Extending its award-winning Informatica Cloud
integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS), enterprises of all sizes can
now securely move data to and from their on-premise and cloud IT
systems and Google Cloud services such as Google Cloud Storage and
Google BigQuery with Informatica Cloud Connector for Google Cloud.
Informatica Cloud Connector for Google Cloud delivers:
-- Secure Data Transfer - The new Google Cloud Connector extends Informatica
Cloud's near universal connectivity to enable users to securely move
cloud-based and on-premise data in databases, data warehouses and
applications to and from Google Cloud. The connector provides a solution
for both initial data loading and on-going data synchronization to enable
real-time and complete analytics.
-- High Performance and Scalability - The new Google Cloud Connector takes
advantage of Informatica's proven and highly parallelized, scalable data
integration technology to efficiently move very large volumes of data to
the Google Cloud.
-- Complete Cloud Solution - Informatica Cloud is available as a
subscription and runs as a multi-tenant Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
-- Simplified Integration - Informatica Cloud's wizard-based user interface
makes it easy for enterprise users including data scientists, business
analysts and developers set up and schedule data integration tasks.
-- Easy Embeddability - Informatica Cloud iPaaS features such as REST APIs,
Cloud Connector Toolkit and Integration Templates, allow developers to
rapidly embed market-leading integration capabilities into cloud and
on-premise applications, including those written on Google AppEngine and
other PaaS offerings.
"The Google Cloud Platform Partner Program enables us to provide our
customers with powerful new solutions for Cloud data integration that
leverage the power of the Google Cloud Platform," said Juan Carlos
Soto, senior vice president and general manager, Informatica Cloud.
"The Google Cloud Platform offers a broad set of cloud storage, large
scale computing, and big data capabilities that provides our joint
customers with a quick and easy way to securely bring together
on-premise and cloud data to perform big data analytics in the cloud.
There's simply no faster way to start performing big data analytics in
the cloud today."
Google's Cloud Platform products enable customers to implement:
-- Cloud app solutions, such as mobile apps, social apps, business process
apps, and websites, using Google App Engine and SQL.
-- Cloud storage solutions, such as high-end backup and recovery, active
archiving, global file sharing/collaboration and primary SAN/NAS, using
Google Cloud Storage.
-- Big data solutions, such as interactive tools, trend detection and BI
dashboards, using Google BigQuery and Google Prediction API.
-- Large-scale computing solutions, such as batch processing, data
processing and high performance computing using Google Compute Engine.
"Informatica's integration with BigQuery allowed Tribus Point to
rapidly extract, transform and load large point-of-sale files from a
data warehouse and other data sources, allowing their customers the
ability to use BigQuery to get deep insight on their channel revenue
data trends," said Saravanan Krishnakumar, managing partner, Tribus
"To help customers get the most out of our cloud platform products,"
explains Eric Morse, Head of Sales and Business Development, for
Google's Cloud Platform, "we work closely with technology companies,
like Informatica, that provide powerful complementary solutions
integrated with our platform."
The Informatica Cloud Connector for Google Cloud Storage and for Google
BigQuery is available now as part of the Informatica Cloud Developer
Edition early access program with general availability in Q3 2012. For
more information visit http://www.informaticacloud.com/google.
Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA) is the world's number one
independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around
the world rely on Informatica for maximizing return on data to drive
their top business imperatives. Worldwide, nearly 5,000 enterprises
depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets
residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across 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
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on assumptions regarding Informatica's product release. However, these
statements are not guarantees of the availability, which may be delayed
or cancelled. The development, release and timing of any Informatica
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Informatica and should not be relied upon in making a purchasing
decision. This document is provided for information purposes only.
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functionality are based on current available information, which is
subject to change. Such statements should not be relied upon as a
representation, warranty or commitment to deliver specific products or
functionality in the future. Such statements involve risks and
uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially from the
results described in this press release. More information about
potential risks and uncertainties that could affect Informatica's
business and products are included under the caption "Risk Factors" in
Informatica's report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 31
2012, which are on file with the SEC and are available on the Company's
investor relations website at http://www.informatica.com/. All
information provided in this release is as of July 24 2012 and
Informatica undertakes no duty to update this information.
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