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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.

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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!

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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

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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

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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:

Silverline Named One of the Best Places to Work in New York City 2013

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Crain's Best Places to Work in NYC

Silverline is thrilled to announce they have earned the distinction of being ranked #60 on the 2013 list of Crain’s Best Places to Work in New York City. Based on the results of an employee-driven survey conducted by Crain’s New York Business, Silverline is recognized as an exceptional company with outstanding employee satisfaction.

Easily Navigate Salesforce with our New Tool!

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Overwhelmed by the number of clicks in your life? With Salesforce Navigator, a Chrome extension, you can easily access any page in Salesforce with your keyboard.

From standard areas, to set up, to objects without tabs, what you need is right at your fingertips. Developed by members of our Technical Team, the extension was created to make Silverline’s time spent on projects more efficient. Now, we’re sharing the tool with you! You can install the extension on the Chrome App Store.

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