SOURCE: Cast Iron

September 09, 2008 13:46 ET

Cast Iron Systems Hosts SaaS Integration Webcast

Leading Software-as-a-Service Experts Reveal How to Expedite Integration of CRM and ERP Systems to Increase SaaS Deployment Value in Days

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Moderator Andrew Leigh, Director, Integration Product Marketing,

Jeff Kaplan, Managing Director and SaaS Analyst, THINKstrategies

Doug Menefee, CIO, The Schumacher Group

Chandar Pattabhiram, Vice President of Product Marketing, Cast Iron Systems


Cast Iron Webcast:

"Take the Fast Track to Easy CRM and ERP Integration"

Three Software-as-a-Service integration experts reveal the real-world secrets of increasing the value of your SaaS applications with rapid CRM and ERP integration:

THINKstrategies' Jeff Kaplan explores the latest industry trends, explains why automating business processes across SaaS-based systems is so critical to your business success, and shares tips on CRM and ERP integration best practices.

Award-winning CIO Doug Menefee discusses how the fastest growing emergency medical practice management firm in America achieved rapid CRM-to-ERP integration using an industry-proven solution, and shares valuable lessons learned.

Chandar Pattabhiram discusses and demonstrates the simplicity and speed of CRM and ERP integration in the cloud or on premise using the flexible Cast Iron SaaS integration solution.


Wednesday, September 10, 2008 -- 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Pacific Time


To participate in the webcast, please register.


In just one hour, CIOs and their teams can discover what hundreds of successful companies and leading SaaS providers already know: how to integrate CRM and ERP systems in days in order to increase the value of their SaaS deployments.

About Cast Iron Systems

Founded in 2001, Cast Iron Systems is the #1 company in SaaS integration. Hundreds of customers across all industries and around the world, including Allianz, British American Tobacco (BAT), Amerisource Bergen, Emerson, IBA Molecular, Krueger International, Peet's Coffee & Tea, PGP Corporation,, The Sports Authority, and Tesla Motors, among many others, benefit from the simplicity, speed, and flexibility of the Cast Iron Integration Solution.

Backed by Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, and Lehman Brothers, Cast Iron is privately held and led by experienced technology executives from Informatica, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Siebel, Vitria, and webMethods. For more information about Cast Iron Systems, please visit

About The Schumacher Group

The Schumacher Group, now in its fifteenth year, is the third largest and fastest growing emergency medicine practice management company in the nation. TSG delivers qualified, client-compatible physicians and operating teams for over 145 hospitals across the United States. Intent on innovation and solutions, everything The Schumacher Group does is for that ultimate connection between the caregiver and the patient. For more information, please visit

About THINKstrategies

THINKstrategies is a strategic consulting company that helps enterprises make better sourcing decisions, IT solution providers make better marketing decisions, and venture investors make better investment decisions. THINKstrategies is also the founder of the Software-as-a-Service and Managed Services Showplaces, the largest vendor-independent directories of on-demand companies and resources. For more information on THINKstrategies, please visit