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GigaSpaces partners with Informatica to deliver an intelligent digital integration hub across cloud and on-premise

May 21, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Yoav Einav of GigaSpaces

GigaSpaces, the provider of InsightEdge, claimed to be the fastest in-memory real-time analytics platform, has partnered with Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader. Together they are to deliver an Intelligent Digital Integration Hub across cloud, on-premise and hybrid environments.

The solution unifies Informatica’s Hybrid Integration Platform including: Integration Hub and Cloud iPaaS, together with GigaSpaces InsightEdge in-memory real-time analytics and machine learning platform within the Digital hub.

Applications across the enterprise can now leverage timely, trusted data and real-time analytic insights for faster, smarter business decisions. Informatica Integration Hub uses a publish/subscribe model and allows self-service consumption of data by any user or application.

GigaSpaces InsightEdge, as a transactional and analytical processing speed layer, analyses any data model (text, objects, documents, images, etc.) and enriches the hub with event-driven machine and deep learning capabilities on both mutable streaming and hot data simultaneously with historical data on data lakes. These insights can instantly be shared with applications and existing systems.

The solution leverages Informatica’s Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC), powered by the Informatica CLAIRE engine, to provide Machine-Learning-based discovery to scan, catalog and detect data assets across the enterprise.

Together, GigaSpaces and Informatica Intelligent Digital Integration Hub is used to:

Benefits for the enterprise include:

  1. Superb user experience: with low latency response times, especially at critical traffic peaks
  2. Optimised TCO: allowing the system of record applications to be planned for standard usage and not peaks
  3. High agility: microservices architecture to rapidly develop and deploy new applications
  4. 24/7 always on: Market proven, high availability for enterprise grade mission critical applications
  5. Real-time Insights to Action: Analytics and machine learning run on live mutable data and simultaneously on historical data for time-sensitive decisions and actions

Ronen Schwartz

“We are excited to partner with GigaSpaces to power and accelerate our customers’ digital transformation initiatives” says Ronen Schwartz, senior vice president and general manager, Cloud, Big Data, Data Integration, at Informatica. “Our integration with GigaSpaces InsightEdge enables our customers to reduce the cost and complexity of data and APIs while achieving high performance at large scale.”

The joint solution will be presented at the “AI and Cloud Innovation Zone ” during Informatica World 2019 taking place May 20-23 in Las Vegas, where conference attendees can see a live demo, including Apache Spark, Apache Kafka and Tableau on AWS, showing how data-powered cloud innovation enables credit risk forecasting.

Additional applications which are fueled by the solution include real-time fraud detection, live risk management, predictive maintenance, dynamic pricing, personalised recommendations, supply chain management and more.

“Together Informatica and GigaSpaces, are powering stronger, innovative enterprises as they continue to add new data-driven applications to remain competitive,” said Yoav Einav, vice president of products for GigaSpaces. “The Intelligent Digital Integration Hub tames complex hybrid integration environments with extreme performance, agility, availability and the ability to deliver real time actionable insights, helping customers optimise operations, improve regulatory compliance and enhance customer experiences.”

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