What is data integration and governance?

When we have good information we make better decisions. This is why enterprise heavily in analytics technology: tools that can extract insight out of mountains of data. The result is better, faster decision making that leads to operational efficiency and competitive advantage. When analytics tools do not have good data, you are not getting useful or timely answers. When decisions need to be made quickly, being confident in your answers is crucial. This is where IBM integration and governance can help.

Agile data integration and governance solutions from IBM can help you discover, enrich, integrate and manage data over its lifetime. Design-once, run-anywhere simplicity promotes efficient operations even as your environment evolves and scales. And with self-service and IT-managed capabilities, anyone from data scientists to business users can access fit-for-purpose data.

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Empower teams across your enterprise-including legal, compliance, records and security-to find and manage critical data where it resides, whether on-premises or in the cloud.  

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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools

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


The Forrester Wave: Data Quality Solutions, Q4 2015

IBM is ranked as a leader in the Forrester Wave™: Data Quality Solutions, Q4 2015


Press the Start Button on Information Governance

Learn how IBM StoredIQ solutions are an important first step toward getting data under control, lowering storage costs and mitigating risk.


Gartner Magic Quadrant

Gartner positions IBM as a leader in two Magic Quadrants for Master Data Management – customer data solutions and product data solutions.

Client success stories



L'Oréal uses a federated master data repository for product information that helps it operate more efficiently.

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ANZ Bank

ANZ Bank has implemented IBM InfoSphere solutions to achieve a deeper understanding of customers, to drive innovation and to stay ahead of competitors.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee (BCBS)

BCBS turned to IBM to profile, analyze, cleanse and standardize their big data more quickly than before.

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