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"The most important features are the mastering of the data and the UI intuitiveness.""The staging and hierarchical features are the most valuable.""A great product enrichment tool."

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"It's powerful and it's stable."

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"They need more feature flexibility, as it is not fully developed.""Database access is highly restricted particularly if you're using the cloud version.""Its look and feel needs improvement. It has a lousy look and feel. Informatica PIM is designed specifically for the retail industry. They need to make sure that it is also applicable to all the other industries and verticals."

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"The initial setup is complex."

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  • "We switched to Informatica PIM because it was cheaper than the Oracle solution. It is cheaper initially, but they will bundle it later. This is what happens in the industry."
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    A great product enrichment tool.
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    Licensing costs are a little pricey. For my previous client, as a support contract partner, we were making less money than Informatica was charging them.
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    Database access is highly restricted with PIM. If you're using the cloud version, you probably won't have database access or a view of it. If you're wanting a customized application, you can develop… more »
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    It's powerful and it's stable.
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    We pay a license fee per month and we get a number of users for that, and a number of interfaces and channels. We do have one specific plugin that we are currently designing, and they're going to… more »
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    I don't know if it's specific to the product, however, we have been struggling with the interfacing. It's very difficult to link that directly to the product. That said, if you would say one thing… more »
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    Also Known As
    PIM, Product 360, Heiler
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    MDM – Product 360 is Informatica’s master data-fueled product information management (PIM) system. It allows business users to more effectively manage and collaborate on product content to fuel all sales channels with consistent, rich, and accurate product data for an informed and engaging customer experience. By delivering clean, consistent, and trusted product data, Product 360 empowers customer engagement and a company’s digital transformation by increasing speed, agility, and time to market.

    STEP is a Multidomain Master Data Management platform that integrates multiple disparate systems in your company by streamlining the process of aggregating and consolidating information around your products, customers, suppliers, employees, assets, location and reference data from multiple sources and formats, connecting that information to derive actionable insights, and publishing that information to backend systems and/or to online and offline channels.
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    Sample Customers
    Puma, Saint Gobain, Unilever
    Sears Canada, Best Buy, Oriental Trading
    Top Industries
    Computer Software Company35%
    Comms Service Provider15%
    Manufacturing Company7%
    Computer Software Company33%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Manufacturing Company11%
    Company Size
    Midsize Enterprise29%
    Large Enterprise71%
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    Informatica PIM is ranked 5th in Master Data Management (MDM) Software with 3 reviews while Stibo STEP MDM is ranked 7th in Master Data Management (MDM) Software with 1 review. Informatica PIM is rated 7.0, while Stibo STEP MDM is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Informatica PIM writes "Great product enrichment tool that provides flexibility and can be plugged with any e-commerce site". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Stibo STEP MDM writes "Highly customizable and configurable with lots of rich features". Informatica PIM is most compared with Informatica MDM, TIBCO EBX, SAP Master Data Governance, SAP Hybris PCM and Oracle Product Hub, whereas Stibo STEP MDM is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Master Data Governance, SAP Hybris PCM, Riversand MDMCenter and TIBCO EBX.

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