Implementing enterprise applications can be a complex undertaking for IT organizations. Successful deployments depend on high-performance storage systems that are easy to manage and quick to scale.
A recent IDG Market Pulse survey found that IT organizations are questioning their long-term viability as a professional computing tool, citing limitations around functionality, durability and reliability.
This open source solution hits all the highlights one would look for in traditional integration platforms -- batch delivery, transforms, ETL (extract, transform, and load), data governance, and a strong set of connectivity adapters -- but at an untraditionally affordable price. Talend also boasts broad reach via Java and Web services, a highly distributed and scalable architecture, a library of connectors supporting a wealth of data sources, and a central metadata repository that encourages reuse.