Appirio Named a Strong Performer in Salesforce Implementation Partners Q2 2015 Report by Independent Research Firm

July 13, 2015 Appirio

SAN FRANCISCO, July 13, 2015 — Leading global cloud services company Appirio has been named a strong performer in “The ForresterWave™: Salesforce Implementation Partners, Q2 2015” report by Forrester Research, Inc.

The report evaluates vendors based on 36 criteria to identify and analyze Salesforce Implementation partners. According to the report, to compete with larger services providers and to drive innovation, Appirio uses “a hybrid, flexible delivery model that leverages onshore, offshore, and crowdsourcing abilities.”

“We’ve been a Salesforce partner since Appirio was founded in 2006,” said Chris Barbin, CEO of Appirio. “With over 2,000 Salesforce projects completed and more than 600 practitioners, we store thousands of assets to assist both new and current customers in the most cloud-centric, agile and innovative way possible, using our main differentiator – our crowdsourcing community of more than 800,000 members – to produce incredible solutions.”

As a leading Salesforce Analytics Cloud implementation partner, Appirio provides:

  • Strategy Services: Blueprint templates to allow businesses to quickly get up and running with Sales, Service and Marketing Analytics on Salesforce Wave.
  • Implementation Services: Proven expertise with all major ETL tools, including Informatica Cloud, Boomi, Jitterbit, Talend, Clover and Kettle. Appirio has built open source adapters for Talend, Clover and Kettle and has a library of pre-built and reusable assets including data set management, SOQL query to Analytics cloud, Heroku Data Loader and row-level security.
  • UX Expertise: Appirio’s User Experience team brings deep functional user design experience and the ability to tap into Appirio’s more than 800,000 member developer community.

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About Appirio

Appirio is a global services company that helps customers innovate and win in the new cloud economy.  As the leader in enterprise crowdsourcing, we deliver unmatched customer value by combining the world’s top talent with a unique cloud services platform. Our platform harnesses the power of one of the world’s largest crowdsourcing communities, thousands of ready to deploy assets, and leading cloud, industry and technical experts, to help our customers drive competitive advantage. Appirio is a trusted partner to some of the world’s largest brands, including Cardinal Health, Coca-Cola, eBay, Facebook, Georgia-Pacific, Home Depot, Moen, and Sony Playstation

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