Informatica rapidly adapts to functionality demands
Based in Redwood City, California, Informatica offers the following data integration products: Informatica Platform (including PowerCenter, PowerExchange, Data Services, Data Replication, Advanced Data Transformation, Ultra Messaging, B2B Data Transformation and Data Integration Hub), Vibe Data Stream, Informatica Cloud Integration, IronCloud Platform, Big Data Management, Intelligent Data Lake, Intelligent Streaming, Enterprise Information Catalog and Informatica Data Preparation, Data Integration Hub and Informatica Data Preparation). Informatica rapidly adapts to market functionality demands, Gartner says. Informatica's product development and roadmap address diverse capabilities including batch ETL, real-time integration (message -oriented data movement , web services, stream processing and change data capture), publish/subscribe-data sharing, and data virtualization. An emphasis on supporting digital / IoT data integration, iPaaS, self-service data preparation, big data, data governance and data security opportunities capitalizes on demand trends.
IBM offers breadth of functionality and diversity of usage
Based in Armonk, New York, IBM offers the following data integration products: IBM InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Edition (including InfoSphere Information Server for Data Integration, and InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog), InfoSphere Federation Server, InfoSphere Data Replication, InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Hypervisor Edition, WebSphere Cast Iron Live, BigInsights BigIntegrate and DataWorks. IBM's customer base for this product set is estimated at more than 11,000 organizations, Gartner notes. IBM offers breadth of functionality and diversity of usage. Customer usage includes bulk/batch data movement, CDC and propagation, data replication, data virtualization and message-oriented movement. IBM further expanded its capabilities with simplified SaaS-based self-service data preparation and data integration for analytics (using data virtualization, DataWorks and Data Click) and native integration into Hadoop environments.
SAP popular for customers needing mix
Based in Walldorf, Germany, SAP offers the following data integration products: SAP Data Services, SAP Replication Server, SAP Landscape Transformation Replication Server, SAP SQL Anywhere, SAP Process Orchestration, SAP Hana Platform, SAP Hana Cloud Integration, SAP Event Stream Processor and SAP PowerDesigner. SAP features broad usage and functionality, Gartner says. SAP's broad portfolio continues to attract customers seeking a mix of granularity, latency, and physical and virtualized data delivery, alongside options to integrate with information governance and MDM offerings across the SAP ecosystem. Enhanced processing to operate with distributed big data, cloud platforms and multistructured data, including text, social and spatial content types extends SAP's relevance for digital business.