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January 17th, 2018

Dell Boomi Doubles Down on Innovation for the Connected Business

Posted by Erik Mitchell on January 17th, 2018
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We’re living in an age of unprecedented digital and technological advancement. The pace of that advancement is astonishing and disruptive — whether at home or at work.

As a result organizations are constantly adopting innovative technologies that promise competitive advantage. Yet these technologies can disrupt established workflows and operational processes. To be sure, these types of necessary improvements often deliver chaos before providing a return on investment.

The challenge? Integrating the latest technology with existing systems.

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December 13th, 2017

​From Integration to Synchronization: Using a Hub-Based Approach to Ensure Data Integrity Across Your Business

Posted by Erik Mitchell on December 13th, 2017
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You’ve connected your most critical business applications to one another. Data — the lifeblood of any organization — is now moving easily from one system to another throughout your organization.

And now you need a way of ensuring the integrity of that data.

When the finance department updates a billing record, does that change make its way to the customer relationship management (CRM) application? When a warehouse receives a new shipment of products, is that information updated in a timely way across departments?

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November 27th, 2017

Want to Engage and Connect? Make Sure Your Mobile Applications Really Work

Posted by Erik Mitchell on November 27th, 2017
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If you Google the term “customer engagement,” you’ll get a lot of responses. Like over 10 million. Similarly, “customer delight” returns nearly four million. Marketers want to “engage” their customers so they can “delight” them.

But customers often have very low expectations — experience being a brutal teacher — and so the bar for delight is set pretty low.

What does all this mean when it comes to developing mobile applications for your customers, partners, employees and suppliers?

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November 10th, 2017

Beyond Integration: Discovering the Benefits of API Management, Master Data Management and Workflow Automation

Posted by Erik Mitchell on November 10th, 2017
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Many companies turn to integration to solve specific problems, such as connecting one business application to another. But Boomi integration platform as a service (iPaaS) offers much more than a low-code development environment for quickly building point-to-point connections.

Boomi also enables SMBs and enterprises to publish and manage APIs, enforce data quality with master data management, and automate workflows.

To appreciate the importance of these other features, let’s consider a topic that might seem unrelated to data integration and data management, but which turns out to depend on them heavily.

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November 1st, 2017

Boomi, Salesforce and Einstein: Bringing Intelligence to Your Data

Posted by Thameem Khan on November 1st, 2017
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As we approach Dreamforce 2017 (Nov. 6-9 in San Francisco), more and more Boomi customers are asking me the same question: “How is Boomi related to Salesforce Einstein AI?”

Today, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) are among the most used (and sometimes abused) words in the industry. Let’s explore the evolution of AI, why it’s relevant today, how Salesforce Einstein AI is enabling enterprises to use AI, and, most importantly, Boomi’s role in all of this.

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October 31st, 2017

Boomi in the News

Posted by Erik Mitchell on October 31st, 2017
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The Boomi World customer and partner conference in late September generated dozens of headlines across tech media publications. Journalists reported on Boomi’s rapid growth to 6,200 customers, the new Boomi Flow platform for workflow automation development, and a Boomi survey on the state and future of enterprise integration.

Read on for details about these and other stories.

SiliconAngle: Boomi Aims to Change Software Coding Forever

Boomi is growing rapidly.

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