Informatica Acquires Itemfield
Unstructured Data Is Fast Becoming A First Class Citizen
January 10, 2007
Why Read This Brief
Is unstructured data ready to take a seat at the table? It's fast becoming a first class citizen with information and data managers who recognize the limitations of relying solely on structured data from relational databases, data warehouses, business intelligence and business apps. Need proof? Informatica, an enterprise class data integration vendor best known for moving high volumes of structured data using extract, transform, and load (ETL) technology, acquired Itemfield, a privately held unstructured and semi-structured data integration vendor. The acquisition is a winner for information managers who seek to exploit the value of unstructured information for richer insights and decision making and to improve the information available in core business apps.
Already a Client?
Log in to read this document.
Become a Forrester Client
Customers are the new market-makers, reshaping industries and changing how businesses compete and win. Success depends on how well and how fast you respond. Forrester Research gives you insights and frameworks aligned to your role to shorten the time between a great idea and a great outcome, helping your teams win in the age of the customer. Contact us to learn more.
This report is available for individual purchase ($199 USD).Purchase
Market Overview: Text Analytics
April 29, 2015 | Boris Evelson
Business Objects Buys Into Unstructured Information with Inxight Software
May 31, 2007 | Matthew Brown
Put The Business Back In Your Data Management Business Case
December 19, 2016 | Michele Goetz