How it’s used

Transformation and quality

IBM Cloud Pak for Data Data integration dashboard

Turn raw data into quality info, fast

Quickly transform large amounts of raw data from any format, complexity or size into consumable, quality information.

Real-time data

IBM Cloud Pak for Data New connection dashboard

Simplify real-time data integration

Detect unknown data incidents earlier, resolve them faster and deliver reliable and readily consumable data.

Data governance

IBM Cloud API key management dashboard

Simplify data governance and maintain privacy

Understand and govern all enterprise data to manage risk and accelerate insights.

Virtualized data

IBM Cloud Pak for Data data integration preview dashboard

Break down data silos

Get a single view of data across different data types and sources without data movement and in a secure, governed fashion.

Data observability

Image illustrating a list of pipelines with a detected error

Deliver reliable data

Detect unknown data incidents earlier, resolve them faster and deliver trustworthy data.

Benefits of data integration

Check out low-cost Express options for data fabric use cases


Empower with self-service

Enable users to find, collaborate and access high-quality data.

Integrate flexibly 

Take advantage of a range of integration styles to meet your needs.

Make trusted data available

Embed governance by using data policies to maximize performance and data quality, while minimizing storage and egress costs. 

Run anywhere

Minimize data movement and reduce egress costs in other cloud platforms.

Automate intelligently

Automate complex data management tasks and universally discover, integrate, catalog, secure and govern data.

Proactive data observability

The Databand proactive data observability platform helps you monitor and control the quality of your data.

Data integration case studies

Learn how IBM customers are using a data fabric built with IBM Cloud Pak® for Data to create innovative solutions.

Get the trial at no cost

Integrate data across any cloud using a data fabric.

Data integration included solutions

Use IBM Cloud Pak for Data to build data integration solutions into your data fabric.

IBM DataStage

Get flexible and near real-time data integration, both on prem and on the cloud with a scalable ETL platform. 

IBM Data Replication

Real-time synchronization between data stores, supporting real-time insights and actions

IBM Watson® Query

Break down data silos and speed queries with data virtualization to query any data, any where. 

IBM Databand

Continuously observe data processes and pipelines to detect incidents as they occur.

IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog

Activate business-ready data for AI and analytics with intelligent cataloging, backed by active metadata and policy management. 


The Data Differentiator: A guide for leaders

Explore the strategic steps to design and implement a data strategy that drives business advantage.

Gartner® 2022 Magic Quadrant™

Discover why IBM is named a Leader for the 17th year in a row in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools. 

Data integration ebook

Learn how you can deliver trusted data from disparate data sources.

Application integration versus data integration

Understand the key differences and how to make your data more accessible and functional.

Five steps to jumpstart your data integration journey

Learn the five steps an analyst at a fictitious company would take to be successful in their data integration project using IBM DataStage on IBM Cloud Pak for Data.

Deployment options

Data integration on IBM Cloud Pak for Data as a Service

Begin building your data fabric architecture in the cloud.

ELT Pushdown Express on IBM Cloud Pak for Data Software

On-prem customers, quick start your data fabric architecture with our express solutions.