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Formerly NASDAQ: INFA[1]
Industry Software industry
Key people
Amit Walia (CEO)
ProductsData Integration, Data Quality, Master Data Management, Information Lifecycle Management, Cloud
RevenueUS$1.05 billion (2014)[2]
US$114 million (2014)
Number of employees

Informatica is a software development company founded in 1993. It is headquartered in Redwood City, California.[3] Its core products include Enterprise Cloud Data Management and Data Integration. It was co-founded by Gaurav Dhillon and Diaz Nesamoney. Amit Walia is the company's CEO.[3]


On 29 April 1999, its Initial public offering on the NASDAQ stock exchange listed its shares under the stock symbol INFA.

On 7 April 2015, Permira and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board announced that a company controlled by the Permira funds and CPPIB would acquire Informatica for approximately US$5.3 billion.[4]

On 6 August 2015, the acquisition was completed and Microsoft and Salesforce Ventures invested in the company as part of the deal.[5] The company's stock ceased trading on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol INFA effective on the same date.[6][7][5]


Informatica headquarters in Redwood City

Informatica's product is a portfolio focused on data integration: extract, transform, load, information lifecycle management, business-to-business data exchange, cloud computing integration, complex event processing, data masking, data quality, data replication, data virtualization, master data management, ultra messaging, and data governance. These components form a toolset for establishing and maintaining data warehouses. It has a customer base of over 9,500 companies.[3][8]

In 2006, Informatica announced a "cloud business".[9]

Financial results[edit]

2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Revenue (USD in Millions)[10] 1,047.954 M 948.171 M 811.571 M 783.779 M 650.076 M 600.999 M
Net Income (USD in Millions)[11] 114.087 M 86.400 M 93.180 M 117.500 M 86.320 M 54.210 M

Informatica has grown through a combination of sales growth and through company acquisitions.[8][12]


  1. ^ Konrad, Alex (6 August 2015). "Microsoft And Salesforce Join In $5.3 Billion Buyout of Informatica". Forbes. Retrieved 18 January 2017.
  2. ^ Form 10-K (Annual Report), US SEC, retrieved 1 September 2015
  3. ^ a b c Informatica, Informatica website, retrieved 15 May 2010
  4. ^ "Informatica Announces Agreement to be Acquired by The Permira Funds and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board". Archived from the original on 10 April 2015. Retrieved 7 April 2015.
  5. ^ a b "Microsoft And Salesforce Join In $5.3 Billion Buyout of Informatica". Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  6. ^ "Informatica Corporation Announces Completion of Acquisition by the Permira Funds and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board". Archived from the original on 5 September 2015. Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  7. ^ "Salesforce Ventures and Microsoft Join Informatica Buyout". The New York Times. Retrieved 7 August 2015.
  8. ^ a b Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools, Gartner, 25 November 2009, retrieved 15 May 2010
  9. ^ Adrian, Merv (10 June 2010), Informatica Re-Factors the Value Chain for the Cloud, IT Market Strategy, retrieved 7 July 2010
  10. ^ "Earnings Per Share - Revenue - Company Dividend - EPS". Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  11. ^ "Net Income for Informatica (INFA) - Wikinvest". Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  12. ^ Karel, Rob (28 January 2010), Introducing The MDM Market's Newest 800lb Gorilla: Informatica Acquires Siperian!, Forrester, archived from the original on 2 February 2010, retrieved 15 May 2010

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