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Category: Product Announcements

December 5th, 2017

Boomi Advances Industry Standard for Low-Code, Cloud-Native Integration with Latest Product Release

Posted by Erik Mitchell on December 5th, 2017
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Today Boomi announced the availability of the Fall 2017 release for Boomi, the industry’s leading low-code, native-cloud integration platform. With Boomi teams can quickly and easily integrate virtually any of their applications, helping bring together their increasingly complex cloud and on-premise IT environments. Boomi integration helps companies work smarter, faster and better.

This latest Boomi product release showcases more than 100 new and enhanced capabilities made generally available to Boomi customers in the second half of this year, including many features that were requested by Boomi customers.

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November 20th, 2017

Integration Helping Salesforce Bring Intelligence to the Connected Business

Posted by Erik Mitchell on November 20th, 2017
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Dreamforce, Salesforce’s spectacular annual conference, was once again a showcase for how Boomi and Salesforce partner to bring intelligence to connected businesses.

Dreamforce is one of the cloud industry’s largest and most important annual conferences. We were there in full force, with a great mix of customer and product sessions. Attendees flocked to our main booth, our Boomi Flow Kiosk, and our Boomi IoT site in the Developer Forest.

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November 7th, 2017

Dell Boomi Debuts New Connector for Salesforce Platform Events

Posted by Varun Reddy on November 7th, 2017
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At the annual Dreamforce conference this week in San Francisco, Dell Boomi introduced a new integration connector that will help organizations make the most of new Salesforce Platform Events technology for accelerating business processes.

The Boomi Salesforce Platform Events Connector is just the latest in a long and successful partnership between Boomi and Salesforce. Run on pure, cloud-native architectures, both platforms provide the benefits of low-code development and artificial intelligence to help build connected businesses.

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October 10th, 2017

Boomi EDI Integration Revolutionizing Partner Trading Ecosystems

Posted by Erik Mitchell on October 10th, 2017
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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

At Workday Rising, Dell Boomi to Debut a Faster, More Reliable Means of Employee Onboarding

Posted by Erik Mitchell on October 9th, 2017
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This week at the annual Workday Rising customer and partner conference in Chicago Oct. 9-12, Dell Boomi is introducing a faster, more reliable way for organizations to onboard new staff and streamline the employee lifecycle.

Boomi, a Signature Sponsor of the premier human resources technology event, is rolling out its Integration Accelerator for Workday and Active Directory. The Integration Accelerator seamlessly automates and streamlines how organizations can connect workday with this key Microsoft employee management application.

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September 26th, 2017

Boomi World: Four Days of Integration Insights and Inspiration

Posted by Erik Mitchell on September 26th, 2017

Well, it’s over. Phew!

Dell Boomi’s first-ever user conference took place Tuesday, Sept. 19 – Friday, Sept. 22 in San Francisco at the Westin St. Francis hotel. By all accounts, it was a great success.

Boomi World provided a fantastic opportunity to bring our partners and customers together to share their knowledge about cloud-native data and application integration. Together we expanded our collective understanding of the best ways to build connected businesses.

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September 21st, 2017

​Boomi Flow Delivers Low-Code Workflow Automation to Build the Connected Business

Posted by Erik Mitchell on September 21st, 2017
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IT and business professionals descending on Boomi World in San Francisco this week have pressing concerns: How can they connect their systems faster and better? How can they strengthen engagement across their organizations and with their customers and partners?

Boomi Flow, officially unveiled at Boomi World, helps crack those challenges. Based on Boomi’s acquisition of ManyWho earlier this year, Boomi Flow is a low-code development platform that lets organizations rapidly build and deploy workflow applications.

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September 15th, 2017

Less Than One Week to Boomi World! Learn Integration Insights From More Than 20 Boomi Customers

Posted by Erik Mitchell on September 15th, 2017
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Our first user conference is shaping up to be an excellent opportunity for our customers and partners to share their experiences and learn from each other.

Boomi World is taking place September 20-22 in San Francisco at the Westin St. Francis hotel. It is bringing together the global Boomi community to learn best practices and gain insights for using our low-code, cloud-native platform to build connected businesses.

More than 20 Boomi customers will be speaking during the event.

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August 10th, 2017

Boomi Basics: Let’s Talk About the “A” in AI

Posted by Erik Mitchell on August 10th, 2017
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Have you noticed lately that virtually every new technology innovation, system, or application is “powered” by artificial intelligence (AI)? Is it really? Hmmm. I guess it depends on how much you want to water down the definition of AI.

One of my favorite quotes about AI comes from British author and technology theorist Tom Chatfield who writes, “Forget artificial intelligence — in the brave new world of big data, it’s artificial idiocy we should be looking out for.” Amen to that.

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July 31st, 2017

Boomi in the News: July 2017

Posted by Erik Mitchell on July 31st, 2017
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News about Boomi stayed hot in July. Dell Boomi CEO Chris McNabb was the featured guest in a New Stack Makers podcast, the company announced the availability of Australian-based Boomi Atom Cloud and Boom MDM Cloud, and Diginomica wrote about Boomi’s strategic role integrating essential SaaS applications for American Express Global Business Travel.

Read on for details about these and other stories.

The New Stack: Boomi the Cloud Integrator Takes on Data Management

In the New Stack Makers podcast, Joab Jackson interviewed Dell Boomi CEO Chris McNabb about Boomi and its platforms for cloud integration and master data management.

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