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Category: EDI (Electronic Data Interchange)

August 29th, 2017

Boomi Customers Tapping Creativity to Build Their Agile, Connected Businesses

Posted by Will Corkery on August 29th, 2017
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Recently, a prospective Boomi customer asked me what I saw as the biggest change in the cloud integration space in the past couple of years.

I didn’t have to think twice. The answer is creativity.

That creativity will be on full display at Boomi World 2017, our first-ever user conference, happening September 20-22 in San Francisco. Register today to learn how the world’s leading organizations are using our low-code, cloud-native integration platform to bring dramatic improvements to their businesses.

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July 31st, 2017

Boomi in the News: July 2017

Posted by Charles Waltner 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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June 30th, 2017

New to EDI? Here are 5 Key Guidelines to Ensure Success

Posted by Gregg Lanni on June 30th, 2017
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In this age of smartphones, driverless cars, and artificial intelligence, it’s easy to think that EDI is old hat. The core technology is indeed quite old, dating back to the 1948 Berlin Air Lift, when suppliers and shippers needed to track deliveries of food and supplies to the parts of Berlin under Western control.

Back then, the telecommunications infrastructure was relatively primitive. Communications needed to run over a 300 baud modem.

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June 26th, 2017

Announcing the Inaugural Boomi World Conference: Building a Connected Business with Integration

Posted by Charles Waltner on June 26th, 2017
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Mark your calendars for Boomi World this September — the industry’s premier conference to explore first-hand how to make the most of cloud-native integration to accelerate business growth.

The inaugural Boomi World conference will bring together customers, partners and industry thought leaders to learn, network and share best practices on using Boomi’s #1 integration platform as a service (iPaaS) to build a connected business.

For customers, early bird registration is now open for Boomi World 2017, set for Sept.

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June 20th, 2017

Bringing Agility to Digital Business: The Boomi Spring 2017 Release

Posted by Charles Waltner on June 20th, 2017
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Today we’re announcing the availability of the Spring 2017 release for Boomi, the industry’s most robust and comprehensive cloud-native, enterprise integration platform.

This latest release brings together more than 150 new and enhanced capabilities made generally available to Boomi customers in the first half of this year, including many features that were requested by the Boomi Community.

Collectively, these new capabilities further improve how our integration platform as a service (iPaaS) helps Boomi customers more efficiently connect applications for their employees and partners with even greater speed and efficiency.

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June 9th, 2017

Application Integration Checklist: Best Practices for Your Next NetSuite Project

Posted by Charles Waltner 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 4th, 2017

3 Ways to Extend NetSuite with Cloud Integration

Posted by Charles Waltner on May 4th, 2017
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The hundreds of IT and business professionals who visited the Dell Boomi booth at the SuiteWorld user conference in late April underscored what we already knew: NetSuite customers face a pressing need to integrate their core cloud business management platform with best-of-breed applications.

Interest was especially high in Boomi’s pure cloud integration platform for key business processes such as lead-to-cash, human resources and omnichannel commerce. At SuiteWorld, the Boomi team gave 20-minute best practice presentations on those and other use cases.

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April 25th, 2017

How iPaaS Helps You Get the Most from NetSuite

Posted by Charles Waltner on April 25th, 2017
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This week, more than 6,000 NetSuite customers and partners are at SuiteWorld in Las Vegas to explore how to make the most of their investment in the leading cloud business management suite.

Integration is a critical part of the equation. If you augment NetSuite with best-of-breed applications, integration ensures that you can seamlessly move, manage and govern your data across a diverse IT environment. That eliminates expensive, time-consuming, and error prone manual work while helping ensure data consistency across disparate systems.

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April 20th, 2017

Live at SuiteWorld: How NetSuite Customers Thrive with Integration from Dell Boomi

Posted by Charles Waltner on April 20th, 2017
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How do NetSuite customers use the Dell Boomi cloud integration platform to unify their data and applications? Customer presentations at SuiteWorld in Las Vegas on April 24-27 offer a unique opportunity for you to find out.

Talks by joint NetSuite and Boomi customers Workfront, Candy.com and Lucky Brand will be among the highlights of Boomi’s participation at the annual user conference, expected to attract more than 6,000 attendees.

Boomi, a Diamond sponsor of SuiteWorld, will be at booth #801 to offer personalized demos of how you can use the Boomi integration platform as a service (iPaaS) to connect NetSuite with best-of-breed cloud and on-premise applications.

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April 3rd, 2017

Four Years in a Row! Dell Boomi Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service

Posted by Charles Waltner on April 3rd, 2017
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Gartner, Inc., a leading information technology research firm, named Dell Boomi a Leader in its report, “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service, 2017.” This is the fourth year in a row that Gartner has placed Boomi in the Leaders category of its Magic Quadrant for iPaaS.

Gartner’s Magic Quadrant reports are widely respected assessments of a broad range of technology markets. Magic Quadrant reports measure vendors on two primary criteria: the ability to execute and completeness of vision.

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