What is data integration?

Data integration is the combination of technical and business processes used to combine data from disparate sources into meaningful and valuable information. A complete data integration solution delivers trusted data from a variety of sources.

Gain access to the unified governance and integration platform offerings by way of flex-point licensing. It supports your rapidly evolving business needs by providing flexible access to the offerings included in the platform. Purchase entitlement based on your expected needs. When your business requirements change, gain the flexibility to add or stop using a product and apply the same flex points to another offering within the platform, as long as you stay within total flex points purchased.

See why IBM has been positioned as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools



Data integration - Build confidence in your data

Build confidence in your data

Data that is secure and trusted is essential in today's world. IBM data integration software solutions can deliver clean, consistent and timely information for your big data projects, applications and machine learning.

Data integration - Govern data in real-time

Govern data in real time

Flexible and real time data governance is the need of the hour. IBM's data integration platform with massive parallel processing capabilities help manage, improve and leverage information to drive results, reduce cost and risk of consolidation.

Data integration - Consolidate and retire applications

Consolidate and retire applications

Multiple, disconnected systems or an outdated application infrastructure can negatively impact business and increase costs. IBM data integration software solutions automate manual processes, thereby improving the customer experience and business process execution.

In the spotlight

What’s new in Information Server 11.7

Learn how the latest release provides the elements to create a trusted analytics foundation for digital transformation.

Talk to a data integration expert

Schedule a no-cost, 30-minute one-on-one call with an IBM data integration expert. Get the insights and answers you need to start your data integration journey.


IBM InfoSphere Information Server

Reap insights from trusted information. IBM InfoSphere® Information Server is a highly scalable and flexible data integration platform with massive parallel processing capabilities.

IBM InfoSphere Information Server for Data Integration

Transform data in any style and deliver it to any system, ensuring faster time to value.

IBM BigIntegrate

Achieve connectivity, transformation and data delivery to execute on the data nodes of a Hadoop cluster.

IBM DataStage

Integrate data across multiple systems and supports extended metadata management and scalable, big data enterprise connectivity.

Related products

IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog

Apply a standardized approach to discovering your IT assets and define a common business language.

IBM InfoSphere Information Server for Data Quality

Turn data into trusted information by cleansing and customizing data in near real time. Monitor data quality in a unified environment with advanced data validation rules.

IBM InfoSphere Data Replication

Achieve flexible, scalable and secure data replication across heterogeneous data stores.

IBM InfoSphere Optim Archive

Manage the volume, speed and complexity of data growth for reduced storage costs and improved performance.


Information empowerment for your evolving data ecosystem

Through flexible integration, the information that drives business and strategic initiatives is trusted, consistent and governed in real time.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools

See how IBM has been positioned as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Data Integration for over a decade.

Big data integration and Hadoop

Apache Hadoop technology is transforming the dynamics of big data initiatives by supporting new processes and architectures that cut costs and create competitive advantage.

Customer success

QuadReal Property Group

Laying the foundation for rapid asset growth with deep insights into a global real-estate portfolio.


ENTEGA harnesses IBM Analytics solutions to dig deep into customer and operational data, using the new insight to send targeted offers to the right customer at the right time, through the right channel.

Orbico Group

Orbico uses IBM Analytics solutions to gain newfound control over information and timely, accurate insight and foresight into its Europe-wide distribution network.

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