With v5.0, Informatica Axon is the first data governance stewardship application to leverage the full power of the Intelligent Data Platform powered by ClaireTM to support data governance and compliance programs. Informatica Axon leverages the power of the Intelligent Data Platform—alongside Informatica Data Quality, Enterprise Information Catalog, and others—and enables a truly collaborative enterprise data governance program across business and IT users to successfully define, deliver, and track critical data governance initiatives such as GDPR, BCBS 239, SOLVENCY II, EU1169, IDMP etc.
Axon v5.0.0 brings the following key capabilities and enhancements:
Enterprise Information Catalog (EIC) assisted Intelligent discovery, cataloging, and onboarding
Integration with EIC provides ability to intelligently discover and on-board assets
Machine Learning and other AI technologies via Claire help identify relevant and related technical assets to assist user with the onboarding process
Provides recommendation on linking attributes based on Technical Lineage in EIC
Business-to-Technical Lineage mapping
Provides ability to view the corresponding technical lineage in EIC from Business view of lineage in Axon
Real time Data Quality score onboarding
Automation of Data Quality score ingestion from Informatica Data Quality (IDQ) in real time for reporting
Ability to link Business defined Data Quality Rule in Axon with the appropriate Profile or Scorecard in IDQ
Supports IDQ version 10.1 and higher
Data Onboard Service to improve bulk upload capabilities
Re-designed bulk upload for significant Improvement in performance
Extended set of options with improved user experience for bulk uploading new objects, editing existing objects or linking between objects
Provides ability to manage Bulk Upload jobs via
“My Jobs” Page
Installer for streamlined deployment and upgrades
Allows user to install Axon and Axon Agent as needed
Comes with Migration utility to move content from Axon v4.3.4.
With our vision to provide the best omni-channel customer experience and automate support operations, we are excited to announce the launch of a new and improved Informatica Network. Informatica Network, a community platform, allows you to engage and collaborate thereby empowering you to take full advantage of Informatica products.
We listened to you closely and brought together better user experience and enhancements. In addition to providing rich repository of content - Knowledge Base articles, Documentation guides, How-To Library, Product Availability Matrix, Support TVs, Upgrade Planners, Informatica University training modules - and community collaboration through Discussion Forums and User groups, numerous new features have been introduced.
Revamped and Responsive User Interface for seamless navigation: Whether you are a first-time user or an Informatica expert, all that you need will be available on the landing page itself. And it is mobile compatible as well!
Spotlight search bar with suggested results: You asked for it and we listened. We now have a spotlight search bar on each page to help you find the answers you are looking for. The type ahead and result recommendations in the drop down are bonus features introduced!
New “Get Started” page: All the resources to get you started with Informatica Network.
Logged In User
Informatica Network is public and all the above features can be accessed by anyone. But logging in gives you a personalized user experience:
Community Page: Your view into all things Informatica support. This page has been designed based on popular demand! All the relevant links are available on this page customized per your profile. You will be able to see the latest Case feeds, Community feeds, Featured Content, and Recommendations based on your search history and download history. You will also be able to view the latest announcements and content for the product community that you are associated with.
On the community page, My Activity lists the following content:
Case Feed: Displays the latest updates and actions pending on you for your cases. You can now respond to your cases directly from the Network instead of logging into eSupport.
Community Feed: Displays all the discussions, documents, ideas and so on that are created by you and the feeds related to these.
Featured Content: Display the latest product feature updates and announcements
Recommendations: You can view various content types based on your search history, download history, and the product community that you are associated with.
Note: The Recommendations are built intelligently by system learning. It may be blank initially, but the more you browse and click, the better the Recommendations. Go ahead and click away to see content customized for you!
Search and Download History: You can track all the searches and downloads performed so far by you.
Dynamic Recommendations: This is the “People who viewed this also viewed” feature for Knowledge Base content. It helps you find similar content based on searches performed by other users as well.
Screen Recording for cases: Record, Upload, and Attach – You can now record your issues and attach them as videos to Cases to help articulate the issue better, hence leading to a quicker resolution time.
Discussion to Case: Make full use of the community by collaborating with peers and experts on any issue you might be facing with our products. You are sure to get quick resolves! And in the rare case of a no response on the discussion thread for 48 hours, “Convert to Case” button will start appearing for project contacts to raise a case directly from there.
As a pilot, this feature is launched for the Cloud community right now.
Can we assist you: On popular demand, the Chat functionality is available prominently on the Cloud community and even during case creation. Go ahead and ping us anytime you have any queries.
Informatica Axon is the first data governance stewardship application to leverage the full power of the Intelligent Data Platform to support data governance and compliance programs. Informatica Axon combined with Informatica’s market leading data management portfolio, enables non-technical business users to effectively collaborate with their constituents in the line of business, data governance program office and IT, to successfully define, deliver and sustain critical enterprise data governance initiatives such as GDPR, BCBS 239, SOLVENCY II, EU1169, IDMP etc.
This release introduces the following changes and enhancements:
Enhanced support for Okta and LDAP single sign-on.
Improved translation support
Improved process maps that highlight different process types.
License enforcement is introduced in the product.
Customer deploying Axon on-site will now have to apply a license to use the product.
Update to reflect new Informatica branding.
A number of bug fixes were included in this release.
Informatica Axon is the first data governance stewardship application to leverage the full power of the Intelligent Data Platform to support data governance and compliance programs. Informatica Axon combined with Informatica’s market leading data management portfolio, enables non-technical business users to effectively collaborate with their constituents in the line of business, data governance program office and IT, to successfully define deliver and sustain critical enterprise data governance initiatives such as GDPR, BCBS 239, SOLVENCY II, EU1169, IDMP etc.
This is the first release of the product since the acquisition of Diaku on January 12th, 2017. This release brings Axon on to the Informatica product development process, tools and release cycle. It also introduces a number of enhancements including the following:
With this release customers now have more options to deploy the product on-site within their data center or private cloud
Added Postgres as a repository within Axon
Product and documentation ported to Informatica UI templates and branding
Development Operations and Release Management processes integrated to streamline managed service offerings for customers and partners
We are delighted to announce the launch of a dynamic recommendations widget - “People who viewed this also viewed” in our Knowledge Base (KB) portal. While viewing a KB article, you will now see a list of similar articles that were viewed by you/other users.
This feature analyzes the user page views and search navigation history to generate the most relevant content for each user. In short, the more you click, the better the recommendations!
We are continuously working on enhancing the knowledge base and will be introducing new content types in this recommendations widget. Keep watching this space for more updates.