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Veni Vidi Vici – the Rootstock way

Rootstock has acquired its smaller rival on the Salesforce platform, manufacturing ERP software firm Kenandy. It sees a consolidation of probably the two largest ERP force.com software vendors that specialize in the manufacturing and wholesale distribution sector. For Rootstock, it comes at an opportune time. It has reached a point where it is about to…

Financial advisors gets power of Einstein

Salesforce has announced the launch of Financial Services Cloud Einstein. The announcement comes barely a year after Financial Service Cloud was launched in March 2016. Everything should be made a simple as possible, but not simpler – Albert Einstein The challenge for Financial Services Wealth management is one of those industries that to some degree has…

Salesforce to light up Sydney region soon

Salesforce has announced it will open up a Sydney region before the end of 2017. The announcement came at the Salesforce World Tour in Sydney. It is the growth of customers in Australia that has made this decision worthwhile for Salesforce. Customers such as Transport NSW, Australia Post, ANZ Wealth have increased demand on the…

Business Leader Interview: Sean Hoban, CEO at Kimble

Sean Hoban is a co-founder and the CEO of Kimble. He has worked in the IT Consultancy sector for over 25 years. In that time he has worked at Oracle and LogicaCMG as well as start-up consultancies and software firms. Prior to co-founding Kimble he was a Director at Edenbrook before its acquisition by Hitachi Consulting. Kimble is…

Business Leader Interview – Eric Berridge, CEO at Bluewolf

Enterprise Times caught up with Eric Berridge, CEO of Bluewolf at Dreamforce last year.  Berridge helped to co-found Bluewolf in December 2000 and has guided the company growth. The company was acquired by IBM and Berridge is still at the helm in part of the wider IBM iX organisation. Bluewolf are one of largest and…

Is Benioff about to take over the world?

Dreamforce is a surreal event. It often feels like you have a Christmas party held in your own office with partners invited. For the right reasons that is. Every room is packed. This is not surprising for an event that for the first time in its history is oversubscribed and has reached a staggering 171,000…

FinancialForce extend the Dream

With Salesforce’s annual Dreamforce conference taking place in the US this week, FinancialForce has announced several improvements to their ERP solution. These can be divided into three areas, reporting and analytics, an Apple Watch app and availability for Salesforce Lightning. We spoke to Kevin Roberts, Director of Platform Technology at FinancialForce.com who is at Dreamforce 2015…

Tips – LevelEleven boosted by $2 million

Tuesday Tip is around startup news. LevelEleven has been around for a while and this latest round of funding may see the company grow out of its Start-up phase. NCT Ventures have led the $2 million investment into the company that styles itself as the “Fitbit for sales”. Fitbit for Sales(force) In the press release…

Can Zero Keyboard boost your Dreamforce ?

Blucup are one Startup that many people will not have heard of, they are the authors of Zero Keyboard, a mobile app that does away with the keyboard for certain applications. They have been boosted recently by a $10,000 grant as well as $100,000 in angel investment. Government grants are available to many startups often…