Calling an on-premise web service from a SaaS platform?

If you are, then you no doubt have encountered the security team of your company. If you are small enough to not have a security team, then you probably can get by with opening some firewall ports, but otherwise, you may be in for a long wait, and a few lively discussions.   Typically,  security…

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The reality of (Cloud) Computing

The recent Google Mail outage certainly resulted in a lot of blogs and complaints amongst its users. As part of the large user community, we did feel the impact when our operations were disrupted. Fortunately, this ordeal was resolved two hours later and the overall impact to us in our timezones was minimal, not that I want to downplay the…

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Applying a process to SaaS integration

Our objective is to simplify integration as much as possible, resulting in lower costs to implement and maintain. Lowering the cost and speeding up the time to market will enable companies of any size to utilise integration technology and eliminate manual intervention and data processing. Let’s face it you don’t have to be a big company…

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Breaking down the barriers to SaaS adoption

I’ve read a lot of blogs/articles about integration being a significant barrier to SaaS adoption in the enterprise. Sure integration can be a challenge, but in my opinion it’s not as scary as some of the articles imply.   Using a tool like Boomi, implemented as part of a solution like RIO makes use of the…

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