SOURCE: Cast Iron Systems

November 17, 2009 09:00 ET

Cast Iron Systems Presents Integration Solutions at Dreamforce '09,'s User and Developer Conference

CIOs to Share Insights on How to Unleash the Full Potential of Salesforce CRM Using Cast Iron's Cloud Integration Solutions

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - November 17, 2009) - Cast Iron Systems, the #1 SaaS and Cloud Integration Company™, today announced that it will present its Cloud Integration solutions at Dreamforce 2009,'s seventh annual user and developer conference held November 17-20, 2009 at San Francisco's Moscone Convention Center. The company also announced that four of its joint customers will present as well as Cast Iron Vice President of Product and Channel Marketing, Chandar Pattabhiram.

Cast Iron and Customers Presenting at Dreamforce '09

360° Integration:  "The Essentials" Session
Mark Litherland, Director, IT Architecture & Integration, Grizzard
 Communications Group, Inc.
Wednesday, November 18 at 2:15 - 3:15 pm
Esplanade 306

Want to know how and where to integrate -- and why you should? Most companies have volumes of data. Making this data available to customer-facing employees can have a tremendous effect on the quality of customer interactions and user adoption. If you're not sure how to approach integration or what your options are, this session is your golden ticket. Join us to learn what other customers have done, their lessons learned and most common integration solutions, and how to successfully use both in your business.

CIO Insider:  How to Leverage Cloud Integration to Turbocharge Salesforce
Joe Cardenas, CIO, Employers Direct Insurance Company
Paul Chemmanoor, CTO, The Corporate Executive Board
Paul Vine, Strategic Partner Business Development Manager,
Chandar Pattabhiram, Vice President of Product and Channel Marketing, Cast
 Iron Systems
Wednesday, November 18 at 3:30 - 4:30 pm
North Hall 124

Want to get more value from your existing Salesforce CRM investment and give your users instant access to all kinds of data currently locked away in other systems? Now, you can! Hear how CIOs use rapid cloud integration from Cast Iron Systems to deliver a complete view of customers by connecting Salesforce CRM with other critical cloud-based and on-premises applications in just days while cutting costs, increasing customer satisfaction, and building user adoption.

Rethinking Customer Service in the Media & Communications Industry
Douglas Porter,
Chris Stening, Managing Director, Easynet Connect & UK Online
Chris Lesar, Webcom, Inc.
Jose Delapaz, Easynet Global Services USA
Thursday, November 19 at 2:45 - 3:45 pm
West Mezzanine 270

Some firms now handle traditional customer service in a new way. In this session, learn how firms are innovating their customer service programs and initiatives to better serve their customers and become more competitive.

Connect Salesforce CRM with Your Enterprise

Cast Iron Systems created a fast and simple solution specifically for integrating Salesforce CRM with other applications. The Cast Iron Integration Solution uses a template-based integration approach to enable customers to complete their migration and integration projects in just days. Cast Iron's Cloud integration solution helps users to rapidly synchronize sales and service data -- such as leads, accounts opportunities and cases -- with a variety of cloud-based and internal systems including ERP, CRM and custom applications. The result: Salesforce CRM users have centralized visibility of critical data in one place, eliminating the need for them to log into and learn multiple applications. The Cast Iron integration solution empowers users to focus on what they do best -- deliver a superior customer experience.

"Companies are eager to unlock data held in legacy software and integrate it with Salesforce CRM," said Chandar Pattabhiram, vice president of product and channel marketing, Cast Iron Systems. "As a trusted partner, Cast Iron Systems can quickly and seamlessly move that data to Salesforce CRM and into the cloud in a matter of days."

About Cast Iron Systems

Founded in 2001, Cast Iron Systems is the #1 SaaS and Cloud Integration Company™. Cast Iron has thousands of deployed customer integrations across all industries and around the world at companies such as Allianz, British American Tobacco (BAT), Amerisource Bergen, Emerson, IBA Molecular, Krueger International, Peet's Coffee & Tea, PGP Corporation, and, among many others. All are benefiting from the simplicity, speed, and flexibility of the Cast Iron Integration Solution, which enables them to integrate Cloud-based and SaaS applications with the rest of the enterprise in just days. Backed by Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, and Tenaya Capital. Cast Iron is privately held and led by experienced technology executives from Informatica, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Siebel, Vitria, and webMethods.

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