Talend Cited as a Contender by Independent Research Firm in Report on Master Data Management Solutions

Company recognized as one of five that “represent the future direction of MDM to support complex and highly federated data management needs”

Los Altos (CA) - February 3, 2014 -

Talend, the global big data integration software leader, today announced it has been recognized in “The Forrester Wave™: Master Data Management Solutions, Q1 2014”, a report released on February 3, 2014 by independent research firm Forrester Research, Inc. Talend was one of the five companies selected by Forrester to be included in the evaluation.

The 65 criteria for the Forrester Wave were grouped into three high-level buckets: Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence. In addition to being named a “Contender” in the report, Talend received the highest score among all vendors in the “revenue growth” subcategory.

In its evaluation of Talend, the authors wrote, “Organizations comfortable with the open source model and who want more flexibility in a custom MDM solution, but don’t want to build from scratch, have a viable solution with Talend. Its ability to keep pace with the changes in the data management space and execute solidly with customers make it an MDM solution to watch in coming years.”

The Talend Platform for Master Data Management provides robust data integration, data quality and master data management capabilities. Based on a highly-scalable and innovative architecture, and ready for big data, the Talend platform allows businesses to confidently integrate, cleanse and master all their data, regardless of source, format, velocity and volume.

“We are extremely pleased to be included in this list of the “top 5 vendors” that, according to the report, ‘represent the future direction of MDM to support complex and highly federated data management needs,” said Fabrice Bonan, co-founder and chief products officer, Talend. “Many enterprise organizations already leverage our comprehensive and unified MDM solution for the governance and stewardship of all their data assets, with much greater flexibility than the legacy solutions which are usually associated with disjointed technologies and unpredictable pricing models.”

A complimentary copy of The Forrester Wave: Master Data Management Solutions, Q1 2014 can be accessed here: https://info.talend.com/mdmforresterwave.html.