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Apache vs Informatica

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Apache
Based on 266 reviews.
Informatica
Based on 168 reviews.
Overview
The Apache HTTP Server, colloquially called Apache, is the world's most widely used web server software. Originally based on the NCSA HTTPd server, development of Apache began in early 1995 after work on the NCSA code stalled. Apache played a key role in the initial growth of the World Wide Web, Apache is developed and maintained by an open community of developers under the auspices of the Apache Software Foundation. Most commonly used on a Unix-like system, the software is available for a wide variety of operating systems, besides Unix and GNU+Linux, including eComStation, Microsoft Windows, NetWare, OpenVMS, OS/2, and TPF. Released under the Apache License, Apache is free and open-source software.
Informatica Corporation is a software development company founded in 1993. It is headquartered in Redwood City, California. In 2006, Informatica launched its Informatica Cloud business. In 2010, the Informatica Marketplace was launched offering a data integration eco-system for Partners, Customers, Developers and Informatica to share and leverage data integration solutions. On April 7, 2015, Permira and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board announced that a company controlled by the Permira funds and CPPIB has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Informatica for approximately US$5.3 billion.
Sample Customers
Apache Spark
NASA JPL, UC Berkeley AMPLab, Amazon, eBay, Yahoo!, UC Santa Cruz, TripAdvisor, Taboola, Agile Lab, Art.com, Baidu, Alibaba Taobao, EURECOM, Hitachi Solutions
Spark SQL
UC Berkeley AMPLab, Amazon, Alibaba Taobao, Kenshoo, Hitachi Solutions
Apache Airflow
Agari, WePay, Astronomer
Apache Flink
LogRhythm, Inc., Inter-American Development Bank, Scientific Technologies Corporation, LotLinx, Inc., Benevity, Inc.
Apache Spark Streaming
UC Berkeley AMPLab, Amazon, Alibaba Taobao, Kenshoo, eBay Inc.
Informatica Business Process Manager
The Travel Company, Carbonite
Informatica Cloud Api and App Integration
Carbonite, Education Elements
Informatica Data Engineering Streaming
Jewelry TV
Informatica Big Data Parser
Western Union, UPMC, BNY Mellon
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Computer Software Company
23%
Comms Service Provider
22%
Financial Services Firm
13%
Media Company
5%
Computer Software Company
27%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Financial Services Firm
9%
Insurance Company
6%
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