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Salesforce.com AppExchange Meet-up

Salesforce News

Last night Silverline hosted the Salesforce.com AppExchange meet-up at our office. It was a lively event with discussions led by group founder Kris Moyse and Mike Kreaden Sr. Director, ISV Success at Salesforce. Topics included:

CalendarAnything New Release – Spring 2014!

Silverline Apps

Silverline’s product team is dedicated to constant product improvement. We’re happy to announce the CalendarAnything Spring 2014 is now available on the AppExchange. If you’re new to CalendarAnything, check out the video above to learn more.

New features added to CalendarAnything, the most customizable calendar app for Salesforce, include:

  • Related Objects Fields now available during calendar setup, so you have more flexibility when creating calendars.
  • Filter by Current User/Profile/Team – Display records as the user viewing the calendar and eliminate the need for multiple team calendars.
  • CalendarAnything now works in Communities, enabling calendar sharing with customers and partners.

TessForce: Support the Fight Against Brain Cancer

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The team was decked in pink “flair” to commemorate Tess and her favorite color.

Over 70,000 people a year are affected by brain cancer. Silverline is honored to be able to help the fight against this disease. Last week we sponsored Team TessForce as they participated in the Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk. The team honored Tess Kneafsey, a brave 6 year old who passed away last year after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Team TessForce was formed by Tess’s family and friends, including her father Brian Kneafsey.

Healthcare Companies are now Technology Companies – Really.

Healthcare

Healthcare Technology

In order to maintain a competitive advantage in the constantly evolving healthcare market, many organizations are investing in technology platforms that give them scalability to offer better tools, apps, and services. Even more intriguing is that these same organizations are diversifying their business model to offer up these services to other healthcare organizations and non-customers/patients.

The WaterCooler New Release – Version 2!

Silverline Apps

The WaterCooler Logos

Silverline recently launched Version 2 of our intranet platform, The WaterCooler. Thanks to new functionality, including a library of content widgets and a drag-and-drop layout editor, the intranet is incredibly easy to manage and customize.

Powered by the #1 enterprise social network, Salesforce Chatter, The WaterCooler is transforming the traditional intranet into a collaborative, engaging, and customizable experience. Users are raving:

Leverage the Cloud for Unique, Impactful Solutions in Healthcare

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Healthcare Cloud

According to an article on CIO.com entitled “Healthcare finally warming to the Cloud”, which references Imprivata’s 2013 Desktop Virtualization Trends in Healthcare Report, it notates that only 30% of respondents were using the cloud. That’s a 21% increase over the prior year, but that still leaves 70% of healthcare organizations floating beneath the cloud, mainly due to lagging fear or uncertainty. This is changing.

Whatsapp-ening in the Social World of Healthcare

Healthcare

Whats Happening

$2 billion dollars. That’s what Facebook paid for Whatsapp a few weeks back. I am personally tired of reading articles that open with “Facebook pays $2 billion for a company you probably never heard of”. This is so far from the truth. I was using Whatsapp way before they started charging $.99!

Silverline Further Invests In Healthcare, Appoints New Healthcare Practice Director

Healthcare

Press Release

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – March 20, 2014) – Silverline, a CRM consulting firm headquartered in New York City, continues to expand its footprint in the Healthcare and Life Sciences industry by welcoming Matt Gretczko as Silverline’s Healthcare Practice Director.

Silverline Helps Launch the First Salesforce Financial Services User Group

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Financial Services User Group

Last November marked Silverline’s third year sponsoring the renowned cloud computing event, Dreamforce. While the event serves as a platform for new product announcements and vendor exhibits it is, notably, a time to network with those in the Salesforce ecosystem. It was here that I met Cheryl Feldman, a business analyst from Standard & Poor’s. While we were talking shop, Cheryl expressed a concern: there were no Salesforce community groups supporting Financial Services industries. Silverline is a Salesforce Partner with extensive experience in the Financial Services sector and I knew our team would be eager to help.

Understanding the Different Salesforce User Licenses

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Overwhelmed

Overwhelmed by the many license types that Salesforce.com offers? To help you understand the different options, we wanted to provide a summary of the license types available to you below:

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