PowerCenter supports all the Relations Databases, such as Oracle, Sybase, DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, SAP HANA, and Teradata.
This includes flat files (fixed width and delimited files), COBOL Copybook files, XML files, and Excel files.
Hyperion, PeopleSoft, TIBCO, Web Sphere MQ can also be used.
Additional features of Mainframe such as IBM DB2 OS/390, IBM DB2 OS/400, IDMS, IDMS-X, IMS, and VSAM can be purchased.
PowerCenter also supports Microsoft Access and external web services.