CIO Online Roundtable Features Qualcomm, UMass Memorial Healthcare, Greenplum EMC, Informatica and InformationWeek

Discusses Proactive Management of Application Data to Deliver Business Value

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- News Facts:

What: Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA), the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, announced today that it is sponsoring an InformationWeek exclusive live webcast--CIO Roundtable: Survival Strategies for Managing the "Data Deluge" and Delivering Business Value. CIOs from Informatica, Qualcomm and UMass Memorial Healthcare will discuss how they are pursuing a data management strategy across their applications to save time, lower costs and realize a significant Return on Data. An executive from Greenplum, a division of EMC, will also join to explain how CIOs can build predictive analytics into operational applications to deliver innovation back to the business. Accompanying the event will be a live TweetJam discussing the issues around maximizing the business value of application data. To join the conversation, please use the hashtag: #AppOptimization.

Who: InformationWeek contributing editor, Steve Kovsky, will lead an interactive discussion with George Brenckle, senior vice president and CIO, UMass Memorial Health Care; Norm Fjeldheim, senior vice president and CIO, Qualcomm; Annika Jimenez, senior director, Analytics Solutions, Greenplum EMC, and Tony Young, senior vice president and CIO, Informatica.

When: The InformationWeek live webcast sponsored by Informatica is taking place on Thursday, November 17, 2011, at 9:00 am PT / 12:00 pm ET.

Where: Register online for the live webcast--CIO Roundtable: Survival Strategies for Managing the "Data Deluge" and Delivering Business Value.

Why: As corporate applications continue to expand and multiply, information overload affects every enterprise today. With vast amounts of data derived from disparate sources--mergers, acquisitions, new departmental applications, social media, sensor technologies, cloud applications and beyond --the challenge grows daily, with no end in sight. The most innovative CIOs know how to turn this data deluge into value for the business.

This InformationWeek exclusive live webcast will provide:

  • Strategies for streamlining the application portfolio to reduce the costs of "keeping the lights on."
  • Innovative methods to enhance applications by delivering trusted data for major application implementations, preventing "garbage in, garbage out" issues.
  • New paradigms for transforming business processes by tapping into the wealth of new information enabled by social media and device data.

Tweet this: CIO Roundtable on Managing the Data Deluge Sponsored by @InformaticaCorp #AppOptimization

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About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA) is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica to gain a competitive advantage with timely, relevant and trustworthy data for their top business imperatives. Worldwide, over 4,500 enterprises depend on Informatica for data integration, data quality and big data solutions to access, integrate and trust their information assets residing on-premise and in the Cloud. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit Connect with Informatica at and


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