Informatica World 2018 Daily Recap

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This year, 2,800 customers, partners, analysts are at The Venetian in Las Vegas for three days of keynotes, breakout sessions, deep dives, and roundtable discussions to Disrupt. Intelligently.

Informatica World 2018 is focused on our customers' four key digital transformation journeys:

  • Cloud/Hybrid Data Management
  • Data Governance and Compliance
  • Next Generation Analytics
  • 360 Engagement
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Peter Burris & John Furrier kick off Informatica World 2018 in Las Vegas, NV. Watch interviews with Informatica Executives, Partners, and Customers.

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May 23: Powering the Next Generation of Intelligent Disruptors

Today at Informatica World 2018, Amit Walia, Informatica president for Products and Strategic Ecosystems, hosted the Intelligent Disruptors customer panel with KPN, Bank of New Zealand, and Toyota.

iw18-day2-panel Intelligent Disruptors customer panel with KPN, Bank of New Zealand, and Toyota

Amit also discussed our vision for the future with CLAIRE and how it will enable organizations to bridge the gap to Data 3.0 leveraging the power of metadata.

Additionally, as a tribute to Informatica’s first 25 years, today the company announced the Informatica Next 25 initiative, which is focused on fostering the growth and success of 25 sixth-grade students from Cashman Middle School in Las Vegas, who have shown a propensity for success in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

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As the event comes to a close, attendees are excited to apply what they’ve learned during the keynotes, breakout sessions, round tables and panels on their home turfs.



May 22: Opening General Session

Today, Informatica World 2018 officially began with an Opening General Session hosted by CEO Anil Chakravarthy and featuring an exciting announcement with Microsoft.

Scott Guthrie, Microsoft’s executive vice president and head of the Cloud & AI Group, joined Anil onstage to unveil the industry’s top iPaaS hosted on Azure – featuring one-click data migration to the cloud, with a discovery-driven approach for Microsoft Azure customers.

Amit Walia, Informatica president for Products and Strategic Ecosystems, unveiled the GA of our Spring launch products including:

The day continued with breakouts, roundtables, and deep dives featuring key Informatica customers and partners.

iw18-day1-anil Anil Chakravarthy, Informatica Chief Executive Officer
Gartner Analyst Holger Mueller recaps today’s general session keynotes


News & Announcements

Informatica Announces Spring 2018 Release General Availability

May 22, 2018
Delivering Enterprise, AI-driven Innovations for Hybrid Data Management at Scale

Informatica Planning Fall Release of iPaaS for Microsoft Azure

May 22, 2018

Informatica Announces iPaaS for Microsoft Azure

May 22, 2018
Market Leading Enterprise iPaaS with Native Azure Portal Integration


May 21: Market Perspectives

Today, Informatica World 18 kicked off with an “Outside-In” view with a Market Perspectives Day, where attendees heard from Gartner analysts about the latest market trends and thought-provoking ideas:

Attendees also heard from customers and partners, including Amazon, Deloitte, Genomic Health, Merck, Morgan Stanley, PayPal, Tableau, and Toyota, who shared details of their journeys and how they’ve been delivering great business outcomes with Informatica.

iw18-day0-amit Amit Walia, Informatica President, Product and Strategic Ecosystems

News & Announcements

Informatica World 2018 Kicks Off May 21 in Las Vegas

May 16, 2018
2,800 Attendees to Disrupt. Intelligently.