Syed Samiuddin

Syed is a Salesforce Lead consultant at Apps associates. He has 9 years of technology consulting experience, 7 of which he spent in Finland working with enterprise clients globally. Syed’s primary areas of expertise are Mobile application development, Salesforce.com/Force.com architecture, Data model design, and business process analysis. His passion is in understanding customer needs and finding ways to fulfill them in the best possible way from both the company and customer perspective. Syed has his MS in Business and Technology Management from Finland. He lives in India with family and loves to play with his kids when he is at home. He is also a sports person and loves to spend time swimming and keeping fit.
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February 17, 2015 - Cloud Integration Platforms: Part 2

Last week I shared what I have learned about Cloud Integration platforms while working on a technical design document for one of our customers. I wrote about cloud integration basics, then shared an overview of the major players in the cloud integration space: Boomi, Cast Iron, Informatica Cloud and MuleSoftTM.

This week I will continue with an exploration of use cases and limitations for each of these product suites.

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February 10, 2015 - Cloud Integration Platforms: Part 1

It’s been couple of weeks since I started working on a technical design document for one of our customers. They are replacing their existing integration tool with IBM WebSphere Cast Iron tool to integrate Salesforce with two existing on-premise business applications. After understanding their existing technology eco-system, I was curious to learn why they chose Cast Iron as the replacement. I ended up looking into different SaaS Integration tools available in the market.

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