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"The features that are most valuable are the governance, the end-profiling and the ETL which allows you to see the metadata repositories.""There are not really many areas of the product that need improvement because the product stays up-to-date with data management needs."

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"The most important features are the mastering of the data and the UI intuitiveness.""The staging and hierarchical features are the most valuable."

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"We also want better cloud integration, so we could do things in the cloud if we needed to. This would be a good feature to add in a future release.""The product is really only created for large organizations."

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"They need more feature flexibility, as it is not fully developed.""Its look and feel needs improvement. It has a lousy look and feel. Informatica PIM is designed specifically for the retail industry. They need to make sure that it is also applicable to all the other industries and verticals."

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"It may be costly for small organizations but adds value for large organizations with demanding workflows."

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"We switched to Informatica PIM because it was cheaper than the Oracle solution. It is cheaper initially, but they will bundle it later. This is what happens in the industry."

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Top Answer: The staging and hierarchical features are the most valuable.
Top Answer: Its look and feel needs improvement. It has a lousy look and feel. Informatica PIM is designed specifically for the retail industry. They need to make sure that it is also applicable to all the other… more »
Top Answer: We would like to centralize all our product information systems. Currently, the product information is stored in various disparate systems, and we would like to bring it to a single place.
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InfoSphere MDM, InfoSphere Master Data Management
PIM, Product 360, Heiler
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Overview

InfoSphere Master Data Management (MDM) is the most complete, proven and powerful MDM solution with collaborative and operational capabilities. InfoSphere MDM manages master data for single or multiple domains - customers, patients, citizens, suppliers, locations, products, services offerings, accounts and more - for improving application & business process effectiveness

MDM – Product 360 is Informatica’s master data-fueled product information management (PIM) system. It allows business users to more effectively manage and collaborate on product content to fuel all sales channels with consistent, rich, and accurate product data for an informed and engaging customer experience. By delivering clean, consistent, and trusted product data, Product 360 empowers customer engagement and a company’s digital transformation by increasing speed, agility, and time to market.

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Sample Customers
L'Oreal S.A., Kingland Systems, Oncor, Farmaceuticos Maypo, Volkswagen Financial Services
Puma, Saint Gobain, Unilever
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider15%
Financial Services Firm11%
Insurance Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider15%
Manufacturing Company8%
Retailer7%
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Midsize Enterprise22%
Large Enterprise78%
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Find out what your peers are saying about IBM InfoSphere MDM vs. Informatica PIM and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
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IBM InfoSphere MDM is ranked 7th in Master Data Management with 2 reviews while Informatica PIM is ranked 10th in Master Data Management with 2 reviews. IBM InfoSphere MDM is rated 8.0, while Informatica PIM is rated 6.6. The top reviewer of IBM InfoSphere MDM writes "Data management for large organizations that need a critical data management tool". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Informatica PIM writes "It is scalable and comes with good staging and hierarchical features, but its look and feel needs improvement". IBM InfoSphere MDM is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Master Data Governance, Microsoft MDS, TIBCO EBX and Reltio Cloud, whereas Informatica PIM is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Hybris PCM, Stibo STEP MDM, TIBCO EBX and Boomi AtomSphere Master Data Hub. See our IBM InfoSphere MDM vs. Informatica PIM report.

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