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Category: Cloud Management

July 19th, 2017

Moving to the Cloud: Today’s Business Imperative

Posted by Chris McNabb on July 19th, 2017
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Business executives and chief information officers face more challenges than ever these days. They are dealing with a litany of issues as the pace of business accelerates and an ever-growing array of new competitors circle around them.

IT hears the questions every day: Why can’t we contact our prospects and partners in a personalized manner? Why can’t we create mobile applications for our employees and deploy them now? Why can’t we engage our customers in a more frictionless way?

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June 9th, 2017

Application Integration Checklist: Best Practices for Your Next NetSuite Project

Posted by Erik Mitchell on June 9th, 2017
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Organizations in virtually every industry are reaping rewards with NetSuite’s cloud business management platform. And in most cases, integration with best-of-breed applications is critical for bringing the full benefits of NetSuite to life.

With NetSuite used by more than 40,000 organizations around the world, NetSuite integration is top of mind for many IT and business leaders. It’s essential for efficient workflows and data visibility in lead-to-cash, omnichannel commerce, human resources, supply chain, and other processes that NetSuite can significantly improve.

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May 31st, 2017

4 Things to Consider When Shopping for a Cloud Service

Posted by Erik Mitchell on May 31st, 2017
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Every successful business has partners. Dell Boomi is no exception. And Kitepipe is a great example of that.

Kitepipe is a cloud-focused integration services team dedicated to helping enterprises streamline operations with the Boomi native-cloud integration platform.

Recently Kitepipe founder and chief solution architect, LarryCone, posted an article on Toolbox.com that lists eight things to expect when you move a business process to a cloud application suite.

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May 26th, 2017

Sungard Availability Services Partnering with Boomi to Drive Triple-Digit Growth

Posted by Erik Mitchell on May 26th, 2017
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Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) provides peace of mind to organizations who want to be sure their businesses will keep working no matter what.

And, for the same peace of mind about the data used in its business continuity applications, Sungard AS relies on Dell Boomi.

Sungard AS, headquartered in Wayne, Penn., offers its Assurance family of applications as a cloud-based managed service for helping organizations plan, maintain, and implement disaster recovery solutions for when an unforeseen event takes down a key office or data center.

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April 11th, 2017

Serverless Architecture: The Future of Computing?

Posted by Erik Mitchell on April 11th, 2017
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Will “serverless” be the new way of computing?

When we look at the evolution of computing, it’s clear that we’re moving rapidly towards greater abstraction between the application developer and the underlying hardware.

This has led to a new model in which the developer builds and runs applications and services without having to manage the infrastructure.

With serverless computing, also referred to as function as a service (FaaS), the application still runs on servers, but a third party handles all the server management.

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February 13th, 2017

How Can Pharma Boost Its Digital Quotient?

Posted by Erik Mitchell on February 13th, 2017
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New research from McKinsey & Company, a worldwide management consulting firm, highlights that the pharmaceutical industry lags “dramatically” behind most other industries in digital modernization.

McKinsey assessed the “digital maturity” of more than 200 companies worldwide across 18 common practices spanning four dimensions: strategy, capabilities, organization, and culture.

On a scale of 1-100, pharmaceutical companies averaged a “digital quotient” score of 27, only slightly better than the least digitally progressive industry, the public sector (local, state and national government).

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December 7th, 2016

Boomi Drives Evolution of Cloud Integration with Latest Platform Updates

Posted by Dell Boomi on December 7th, 2016

Dell Boomi today announced the Fall 2016 update of its industry-leading integration platform-as-a-service (iPaaS).

The new capabilities and enhancements further improve how Boomi customers can rapidly and cost-effectively integrate their data across applications in hybrid IT environments of cloud-based and legacy on-premises systems.

Boomi pioneered the first pure cloud iPaaS offering in 2007 and now supplies more than 5,000 customers with enterprise-grade capabilities for greatly simplifying how they address the growing integration challenges of the digital economy.

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August 9th, 2013

Agility and Control for Your Private and Public Clouds

Posted by George D. Hadjiyanis on August 9th, 2013

In this guest post from Dell Multi-Cloud Manager, our sister product line in the realm of hybrid cloud, George D. Hadjiyanis discusses the all-important back end of your cloud adoption strategy. Because in order to gain the most from cloud, you must maintain the levels of management and control that allow you to fully achieve your organization’s goals.

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