Informatica Named

Redwood City, Calif., Aug. 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world's number oneindependent provider of dataintegration software, today announced that it has beenidentified as a Master Data Management (MDM) Champion in BloorResearch's annual "Master Data Management Market Update," asnapshot of the current state of the MDM market. The completereport, including the bull's eye graphic, is available on theInformatica web site at  www.informatica.com/mdm-bloor.

Informatica is one of just three vendors cited as a Champion andpositioned in the innermost circle of Bloor's bull's-eye diagramdepicting the MDM vendor landscape. Informatica MDM hit the closestto the center of Bloor's "bull's-eye," representing Informatica MDMas the product with the best evaluation in this study.  Vendorpositioning and scoring is based on assessments of technologybreadth and depth, customer base, financial viability, revenues,growth, geographic coverage and quality of partner network.  

"Informatica has worked closely with customers and other thoughtleaders to continue to advance our leadership in the MDM space,"said Dennis Moore, senior vice president and general manager ofMDM, Informatica. "Bloor's positioning of Informatica closest tothe 'bull's-eye' in the vendor diagram indicates that Informaticais the most innovative MDM Champion as evaluated by Bloor Research.That is why customers continue to rely on and choose Informaticafor innovative MDM solutions that span a wide-range of verticalmarkets to unlock the full potential of their on-premise and Clouddata."

"A mainstream activity in more and more organizations, masterdata management is broadening in scope with each passing year,"said Andy Hayler, MDM Research Analyst, Bloor Research. "Customersare increasingly looking to MDM solutions for data governancesupport, integrated data quality, single platform multi-domaincapabilities and suitability for large-scale deployment.Informatica is a proven champion in all these aspects, combinedwith a global presence, superior track record of customer success,and compelling MDM vision and roadmap."

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About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA) is the world's number oneindependent provider of dataintegration software. Organizations around the world rely onInformatica to realize their informationpotential and drive top business imperatives. Informatica Vibe, theindustry's first and only embeddable virtual data machine (VDM),powers the unique "Map Once. Deploy Anywhere." capabilities of theInformatica Platform. Worldwide, over 5,000 enterprises depend onInformatica to fully leverage their information assets from devicesto mobile to social to big data residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks. For moreinformation, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), orvisit www.informatica.com.Connect with Informatica at http://www.facebook.com/InformaticaCorporation, http://www.linkedin.com/company/informaticaand http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp.

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