Infoglide Blog


And Then There Were Two


By Douglas Wood, Infoglide Senior Vice President IBM announced today that it plans to buy MDM vendor Initiate Systems.  As hypothesized here in this blog last week, the move was not entirely unexpected, but on the heels of last week’s announcement by Informatica to purchase Siperian, it certainly creates yet another wave in the marketplace.  […]

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Gentlemen, Start Your Engines (and don’t play with those matches)


By Douglas Wood, Infoglide Senior Vice President Much is happening these days in the Data Quality space.  Customers are embracing MDM strategies at a record pace, M&A activity has picked up from an industry perspective, and the various players in the data quality marketplace are expanding their offerings like never before.  It matters little if […]

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Master Data Movement


By Douglas Wood, Infoglide Senior Vice President I read with interest yesterday’s article at SeekingAlpha which discusses rumors swirling around the MDM software industry.  According to the article, sources suggest that two deals are very near completion.  The first of those rumored transactions would see Informatica picking up MDM provider Siperian.  On the heels of […]

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Healthcare Identity Resolution Confusion


By Robert Barker, Infoglide Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer Confusion about medical records can lead to chaos. We’ve all heard horror stories about hospital tragedies caused by misidentification of a patient, such as applying an unnecessary surgery. It’s hard to overemphasize the importance of correct, unambiguous information in the practice of medicine. Knowing as […]

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Applying Identity Resolution to Patient Identification Integrity


By Robert Barker, Infoglide Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer The recently passed economic stimulus plan included $20 billion to encourage adoption of electronic health records by medical facilities across the U.S., spurring a huge amount of activity in the health care world. Implementing electronic medical records (EMR) is a very hot topic! A key […]

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