David Sims at TMCnet notes the comparison of what we have done in the integration industry to what Salesforce did to the CRM industry. From the article:
Andrew Leigh, the director of integration product marketing at Salesforce.com, said as companies are using Force.com and Salesforce CRM applications, “Boomi has brought the on-demand model to integration.”After a beta customer program that included over 100 organizations ranging from small businesses to some of the largest companies in the world, Boomi On Demand is now available to the general market.The product makes it possible to link any combination of Software-as-a-Service and on-premises applications without installing software packages or hardware appliances.Companies such as CRM vendors Salesforce.com and NetSuite, as well as Revionics, Intacct, SmartTurn, and OpSource are working with Boomi On Demand to provide integration between SaaS applications and on-premises applications.Mini Peiris, the vice president of product management for NetSuite, said Boomi On Demand gives NetSuite customers “the ability to tie NetSuite to peripheral applications” with an integration product allowing data transfer into NetSuite.
We couldn't agree more. Read the full article here.