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Category: Partner Program

November 6th, 2018

Our Partners: Boomi’s Strategic Advantage

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 6th, 2018
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The Boomi World Partner Summit kicked off today at the Encore in Las Vegas, a day before the full Boomi World 2018 conference begins.

The summit, which brought together more than 200 Boomi partners from around the world, gave partners an opportunity to learn what’s next for the Boomi platform, to hear about exciting projects from their peers and Boomi, and to reflect on all the great work that has taken place during the past year.

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November 4th, 2018

When IT Becomes Strategic, Enterprises Need Integration Centers of Excellence

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 4th, 2018
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By Chandan Mishra

As IT becomes a strategic capability in enterprises, the role of integration becomes only more critical.

If something is that important, then an IT organization better do it well. What’s the best way to ensure that an IT organization does integration well? By establishing an integration center of excellence.

Integration centers of excellence turn out to be a key part of a larger transformation of IT and the IT organization’s relationship to business overall.

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Live at Boomi World: Lessons Learned from 100 Boomi Projects

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 4th, 2018
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By Larry Cone

Handling more than 100 Boomi projects over the past two years, the team at Kitepipe, a Boomi Select Implementation Services Partner, has learned a thing or two about best practices, pitfalls to avoid and trends that are reshaping the integration landscape.

For example, organizations are rapidly expanding Boomi usage beyond straightforward cloud-to-cloud connectivity to cover more complex integration scenarios and business processes like revenue recognition, employee onboarding, product and procurement supply management, and many more.

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November 1st, 2018

Meet Your Host for Boomi World 2018: Our New CMO, Mandy Dhaliwal

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 1st, 2018
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Boomi World brings together the global Boomi community to learn, network and share best practices on using our unified integration platform to drive digital transformation and build connected businesses. And this year Boomi’s new chief marketing officer, Mandy Dhaliwal, is your host.

Dhaliwal has more than 20 years of experience in driving growth and innovation strategies across software and cloud markets. She has held senior leadership positions at both startups and publicly traded companies.

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October 19th, 2018

In Praise of Boomi’s Gentle Learning Curve: Q&A with Community Champion, Michael Morthala

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 19th, 2018
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The Boomi Community is the hub of our relationship with customers. It’s where they find answers to their questions, learn how to get the most from the Boomi platform, and engage with peers to understand the best approaches to their integration challenges.

The heart of the Boomi Community is its members. Throughout the year, we recognize the most active and helpful individuals in this group. These leaders set the standard for how Community members can contribute and cultivate a rich conversation that helps everyone become better at integration.

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October 11th, 2018

The Boomi World Partner Summit: Defining the Future of Integration

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 11th, 2018
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Boomi World is fast approaching! As always, our customers will be the stars of the show, both as attendees and as speakers across a diverse mix of keynote talks and breakout presentations.

But Boomi World is also the event of the year for our partners. They are the most valuable players in the Boomi ecosystem, and they work with us side-by-side throughout the year to support our customers and ensure they get the greatest return from their investments in the Boomi integration cloud.

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October 7th, 2018

Alleantia and Boomi Partner to Integrate IoT Data for Manufacturers

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 7th, 2018
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When business leaders think about making use of their data, they’re looking to increase productivity and competitiveness, reduce risk, and create new revenue streams. The data they rely on usually comes from business applications for customer relationship management (CRM) or enterprise resource planning (ERP).

But in manufacturing, there’s commonly another source of data: physical devices and sensors that monitor machines. What if manufacturers could derive even more analytic value by collecting data from physical devices and correlating it with business data to enrich analysis and gain greater insights to improve manufacturing and business operations?

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October 5th, 2018

7 Best Practices for Creating an Integration Center of Excellence

Posted by Ken Schmitt on October 5th, 2018
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At my company, TechStone, we’ve worked with enterprises in markets ranging from retail to energy to waste management, helping them create integration centers of excellence (ICoEs). And we have witnessed first-hand the benefits that ICoEs can deliver for organizations — benefits such as reduced labor costs, faster time-to-market, and greater interdepartmental collaboration.

Working on these projects with multiple companies over many years, we’ve had the chance to see what works and what doesn’t, regardless of the size of the company or the industry it’s competing in.

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October 4th, 2018

Dreamforce Was All About Integration

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 4th, 2018
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It’s true. The integration cloud is more important than ever. This was clear by all the conversations we had with hundreds of Salesforce customers, partners and employees at Dreamforce this past week.

Fundamentally, they wanted to know why we would be the best choice for supporting their Salesforce integration strategy.

We were happy to explain our pioneering leadership and the unique combined value of our platform. Unlike any other integration platform on the market, Boomi is a complete offering and provides five critical characteristics.

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October 2nd, 2018

10 Reasons You’ll Be Glad You Went to Boomi World

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 2nd, 2018
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You thought Dreamforce was fun? Here comes Boomi World!

If you are an integration architect, an IT manager, or an executive hoping to master your hybrid infrastructure and transform your digital enterprise, then Boomi World is definitely the place you should be. Join us at Boomi World in Las Vegas, November 5-7.

But if you need a little more convincing, here are 10 reasons you will be glad you went to Boomi World.

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