DataFlux takes on MDM giants with new suite

DataFlux takes on MDM giants with new suite

SAS Institute subsidiary DataFlux is unveiling a new suite on Monday that combines MDM (master data management), data quality and...

February 18th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

IBM has ulterior motives with Initiate: Informatica

IBM has ulterior motives with Initiate: Informatica

Data integration vendor Informatica Corp. shot verbal arrows at IBM Corp., saying its acquisition of master data management (MDM) vendor Initiate...

February 4th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Talend unveils open-source MDM

Talend unveils open-source MDM

An open-source MDM (master data management) suite from Talend is now available, giving companies a lower-priced option to proprietary products...

January 25th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Acquisition-happy Oracle has made its first purchase of the year, announcing late Monday that it has scooped up Westminster, Colorado,...

January 5th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Forestry management gets real-time analytics

Forestry management gets real-time analytics

Field foresters with a Charlotte, N.C.-based forest management firm used to be dependent on a rudimentary process of paper maps to implement plans and...

December 14th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Informatica updates data integration platform

Informatica updates data integration platform

Informatica is launching version 9 of its data integration platform on Tuesday, a release that emphasizes improved data quality, business-IT...

November 10th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Fix data before warehousing it

Fix data before warehousing it

Many data warehouse operators have attempted to implement Master Data Management to improve data quality, but most have focused on...

September 28th, 2009 Marty Mosely

Data quality vendors missing the mark: Study

Data quality vendors missing the mark: Study

There exist many opportunities for vendors in the data quality space to create tools that cover a broader scope, yet...

September 21st, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Canadian CIOs talk data governance at roundtable

Canadian CIOs talk data governance at roundtable

TORONTO – There is often a misunderstanding as to who should take ownership of an organization’s data, said several chief...

September 17th, 2009 Kathleen Lau