The following solution providers have shared their data integration and data warehousing stories and successes, technology insights, and the lessons they have learned for What Works in Data Integration.
Aster Data Systems, Inc.
959 Skyway Road, Suite 100
San Carlos, CA 94070
Fax: +1 650.232.4405
Aster Data is a proven leader in big data management and big data analysis for data-driven applications. Aster Data’s nCluster is the first MPP data warehouse architecture that allows applications to be fully embedded within the database engine to enable
ultrafast, deep analysis of massive data sets.
Aster Data’s unique “applications-within™” approach allows application logic to exist and execute with the data itself. Termed a “massively parallel data-application server,” Aster Data’s solution effectively uses Aster’s patent-pending SQL-MapReduce with parallelized data processing and applications to address the big data challenge.
Companies using Aster Data include Coremetrics, MySpace, Akamai, ShareThis, and Full Tilt Poker.
70 Blanchard Road
Burlington, MA 01803
Fax: +1 877.896.2760
Attunity, the leading independent provider of best-of-breed CDC technology, offers real-time data integration and event capture solutions. Using a log-based CDC model, Attunity’s award-winning software provides a complete, easy-to-use, and affordable way to replicate and integrate source data efficiently and in real time. Capturing and delivering only the changes made to enterprise data sources, our solutions enable efficient data integration projects, including MDM, data warehousing, synchronization, replication, business intelligence/reporting, and legacy modernization/SOA.
Attunity’s software has been deployed at thousands of organizations worldwide and is the choice of partners at leading companies, including Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, and HP. For more information, visit www.attunity.com.
Baseline Consulting Group
15300 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 523
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Baseline Consulting, an acknowledged leader in information design and deployment, helps companies enhance the value of their enterprise data, improve business performance, and achieve self-sufficiency in managing data as a corporate asset. Baseline provides business consulting and technical implementation services in four practice areas: data warehousing, data integration, business analytics, and data governance. Baseline brings certainty to results by blending its deep technical expertise in systems and data with its understanding of business processes and organizations. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Baseline changes how companies leverage information. To learn more, visit Baseline’s Web site at www.baseline-consulting.com.
One CA Plaza
Islandia, NY 11749
Fax: +1 631.342.6800
The CA ERwin® Modeling family has been the name associated with data modeling for years. Today, we offer more than just data modeling, and we’ve expanded our offerings to include data profiling, model validation, process modeling, ERP integration, metadata management, and model management. CA (Nasdaq: CA), the world’s leading independent information technology (IT) management software company, provides software to unify and simplify the management of complex computing environments. Today, we are working with the majority of the Forbes Global 2000, as well as government organizations and thousands of companies in diverse industries worldwide, to transform IT management.
5170 W. Tasman Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Business intelligence requires complex scheduling and processing for data to be accessed in the proper order, and processing to be completed within the operating window. Tidal Enterprise Scheduler’s advanced BI integrations enable you to build and automate complex data flows across systems and applications to ensure the ETL processes that feed your BI systems are completed correctly and in the appropriate sequence each and every time, and that the reports are delivered on time, every time. It goes beyond managing ETL complexity to providing integration, recovery, and auditability—far more than is available with basic tools or scripting solutions.
940 NW Cary Parkway, Suite 201
Cary, NC, 27513
DataFlux enables business agility and IT efficiency by providing innovative data management technology and services that transform data into a strategic asset. A wholly owned subsidiary of SAS (www.sas.com), DataFlux helps organizations manage critical aspects of data through unified technologies and expertise that provides the benefits of data quality, data integration, and master data management (MDM). To learn more, visit www.dataflux.com.
5100 Cardinal Way
Redwood City, CA 94063
Toll Free: 1.800.653.387
About Informatica MDM
Informatica MDM empowers business users to improve their operations with reliable views of critical master data distributed across data sources. The award-winning solution provides comprehensive, unified, open, and economical master data management (MDM) on a single platform. It enables customers to manage multiple data domains and architectural styles and unifies all MDM requirements—data integration, profiling, quality, and master data management—on the same platform. Informatica MDM provides open data integration to all heterogeneous applications and data sources and delivers faster time to value, lower TCO, and superior ROI because it can be rapidly implemented and is easily configured to quickly accommodate ever-changing
Initiate, an IBM company
200 West Madison, Suite 2300
Chicago, IL 60606
Initiate, an IBM Company, enables organizations to confidently share critical data assets. Multinational corporations, healthcare organizations, and government agencies rely on Initiate® software and services to deliver complete, accurate, and real-time views of data spread across multiple systems, domains, or databases. Initiate’s multi-domain master data management (MDM) solutions facilitate interoperability, information sharing, entity resolution, and data quality to increase revenues, reduce costs, and mitigate risks. Initiate was acquired by IBM in March 2010. For more information, visit www.initiate.com.
Two Penn Plaza
New York, NY 10121
iWay Software’s integration methodology is simple: it uses a single, integrated set of graphical design tools to assemble powerful prebuilt components for enterprise-class business-to-business (B2B), business process automation (BPA), or enterprise information management (EIM) integration scenarios—without the use of custom code. Integration configurations can be deployed in a standalone manner to any environment supporting a JVM—or to Web application servers from any vendor. iWay delivers the fastest, most cost-effective, and simplest way to integrate and streamline critical business processes. iWay Software’s vendor-, platform-, and protocol-neutral solutions achieve the promise of SOA: true reusability.
22382 Avenida Empresa
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Since 1985, Melissa Data has provided scalable data quality and enrichment solutions that help SMB to Fortune 500 organizations verify, update, standardize, dedupe, and enrich their CRM data assets across the enterprise. Our multiplatform Data Quality Suite and Web services are employed by more than 5,000 customers to keep data clean and up-to-date for immediate ROI and significant cost savings. The newest product offering is the Total Data Quality Integration Toolkit (TDQ-IT), an affordable, single platform solution for enterprise data quality and MDM initiatives. TDQ-IT utilizes the native integration of Microsoft’s SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) to deliver a full range of data transformation, cleansing, matching, and enrichment functionality. Melissa Data offers free trials, unlimited tech support, and a four-month guaranteed ROI program.
500 Oracle Parkway
Redwood Shores, CA 94065
Oracle data integration provides a fully unified set of products for building, deploying, and managing real-time data-centric architectures for operational and analytical data integration across the enterprise. Oracle’s products combine to provide all the elements of data integration—real-time data movement, transformation, synchronization, data quality, data management, and data services—to ensure that information is timely, accurate, and consistent across complex systems.
Oracle (Nasdaq: ORCL) is the world’s most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems company. For more information about Oracle, visit www.oracle.com.
50 Tice Boulevard
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Syncsort is a global software company that helps the world’s most successful organizations rethink the economics of their data. Syncsort provides extreme performance for data integration and data protection solutions that transform decision making and deliver more profitable results to more than 90 percent of the Fortune 100 and more than 6,000 customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.syncsort.com.
105 Fremont Avenue, Suite F
Los Altos, CA 94022
Talend is the recognized market leader in open source data integration. After three years of intense research and development investment, and with solid financial backing from leading investment firms, Talend revolutionized the world of data integration when it released the first version of Talend Open Studio in 2006.
Talend’s solution portfolio includes data integration (operational data integration and ETL for business intelligence), data quality, and master data management (MDM). Unlike proprietary, closed solutions, which can only be afforded by the largest and wealthiest organizations, Talend makes data integration solutions available to organizations of all sizes, and for all integration needs. Visit us at www.talend.com.