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Category: Success Stories

April 29th, 2018

Comprehensive HR Integration Drives Rapid Growth for Dropbox

Posted by Charles Waltner on April 29th, 2018

As Dropbox matured and built out its human resources technology landscape, the company committed to deploying cloud-based applications. Its HR systems needed to meet core business requirements while upholding the company’s industry-leading user experience standards.

After a market analysis and assessment of current engagements at Dropbox, the company turned to Dell Boomi and Deloitte Consulting LLP. The two helped Dropbox quickly sort through its integration chaos and rapidly transform the workflows across its HR landscape.

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December 14th, 2017

Making Integration Easy: Q&A with Boomi Community Champion, Srini Vangari

Posted by Charles Waltner on December 14th, 2017
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The Boomi Community is the hub of our relationship with our customers. It is where they find answers to their questions, learn how to get the most from the Boomi platform, and engage with their 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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December 13th, 2017

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

Posted by Charles Waltner 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 30th, 2017

Boosting Productivity: Application Integration Lets Scientists Be Scientists

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 30th, 2017
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Moderna Therapeutics, a pioneer in messenger RNA (mRNA) technologies, drives biomedical innovation by harnessing the full power of the cloud.

This approach required integration among a portfolio of applications, including SAP (ERP), Workday (HR), Solium (equity plan management), and Concur (expense reporting). For that, Moderna turned to Dell Boomi.

Boomi’s low-code, native-cloud integration platform allowed Moderna to scale efficiently by integrating systems and automating complex, cross-platform business transactions that included budgeting, vendor payments, and human resources management.

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November 29th, 2017

​Workiva Partners with Boomi to Drive Better Data, Better Decisions for the Fortune 500

Posted by Charles Waltner on November 29th, 2017
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Matt Rizai, the chairman and CEO of Workiva, puts it simply: “Better data drives better decisions.”

More than 2,800 organizations, including more than 70 percent of the Fortune 500, rely on Workiva’s Wdesk enterprise management and productivity software for better decision-making and data visibility in finance, compliance, reporting, risk management and other areas.

Now, in a new partnership with Dell Boomi, Workiva is offering its Wdesk customers a cloud-based integration service that significantly expands the speed and scope of enterprise data connectivity.

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November 19th, 2017

Entering the Digital Frontier: Boomi Helps Build Connected Businesses in Western Australia

Posted by Andrew Oldham on November 19th, 2017
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IT modernization is on a fast track in Western Australia. Backed by an AUD$3 billion investment from the state government, an initiative promises to digitally transform how Western Australian government and businesses operate over the next 10 years.

The stakes are huge. Western Australia’s core economic engine, the mining industry, has been in gradual decline since it transitioned from a capital construction phase to a production phase in 2013.

The state government’s NextGov-ICT program is designed to save the state up to AUD$80 million a year, in part by transitioning from 60 standalone data centers to a hybrid cloud IT architecture.

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November 3rd, 2017

Driving Legacy Modernization: Integration Strategies for Salesforce

Posted by Shane Fisher on November 3rd, 2017
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Slalom is a leading, purpose-driven company that helps organizations use technology to address business problems and build for the future.

“Building for the future” often involves integrating with the legacy systems of the past. And the more entrenched those legacy systems are in your core business processes, the more likely you’ll need to adopt an iterative legacy modernization strategy that results in your data straddling two worlds, both legacy and the future.

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October 31st, 2017

Boomi in the News

Posted by Charles Waltner 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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October 10th, 2017

Boomi EDI Integration Revolutionizing Partner Trading Ecosystems

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 10th, 2017
Chalkboard with "Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)"

For more than 30 years, businesses around the world have depended on EDI for their trading networks and ecommerce operations.

EDI remains an indispensable technology, but many EDI products are showing their age. Some still require users to work with command-line or spreadsheet-like interfaces rather than modern low-code interfaces. And most are functioning as operational silos, disconnected from other key business applications and APIs.

Time-consuming to manage and difficult to integrate, EDI is a business technology that’s ripe for some much need improvements.

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October 9th, 2017

Handshake Streamlining B2B Commerce with Boomi

Posted by Charles Waltner on October 9th, 2017

It’s no secret that omnichannel B2B commerce is a must for small and mid-market manufacturers and distributors. They need to do everything they can to compete against larger rivals amid rising customer expectations.

But barriers to entry have traditionally been high, requiring costly and complex legacy systems that are beyond the reach of many SMBs. Handshake, founded in 2010, is changing that equation.

More than 1,500 small and mid-sized companies rely on Handshake’s modern, cloud-based mobile order sales entry and B2B ecommerce applications to grow their business.

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