Microsoft has invested in Informatica corp a Redwood city, California, USA based company. Read more on Forbes, Wall street journal, informatica, The New York Times , PCWorld etc. What does it means for those who are associated Informatica and its tools?
Engineers using Informatica Tools Will have better future. Informatica tools will reach to bigger enterprise market. Informatica will be able to challenge OBIEE. More and more customer will evaluate Informatica as an integration tools.
Informatica will be more capable to cater big data space. There are challenges in big data segment by open source tools and software. Big data ready enterprise will have big data ready software professionals if they go for Informatica tools and Microsoft.
Informatica Corp will be able to compete more proficiently with big players (Non Open Source) like SAP, Oracle. Informatica corp as a Microsoft subsidiary can challenge big data space because its tools which are easy to use.
Informatica tools will have access to more enterprise customers because of Microsoft enterprise customer base.
Informatica tools will have more market reach working with Microsoft.
Microsoft will have easy entry in to data integration and data management space. Microsoft was struggling with SSIS from couple of years. Irrespective of the fact it was available free with SQL server.
Microsoft will be able to target both product and service based enterprise projects in ETL, Data warehouse and analytics Space.
Microsoft will be in position to cater to analytics segment. Free ware big data framework such as “Hadoop” will feel the heat after this deal. Informatica is pioneer in making easy to use tools. Microsoft and Informatica together will be able to create options which can easily scale up projects.
Microsoft will now easily challenge big data analytics enterprises. Microsoft will be new option for the enterprise who wants to adopt easily scalable and supportable tools. In data management and integration space.
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