Introducing CloudSpokes

CloudSpokes brings the crowd to the cloud. It is the industry's first community for crowdsourcing enterprise cloud development that brings together enterprise cloud challenges and cloud developers to earn recognition and (real) cash. CloudSpokes offers a competitive and collaborative environment for challenges, networking, discussions and jobs involving today’s hottest…

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My VMforce Demo at DF10

My blog has been rather quiet over the past couple of months and for good reason. I'm working on a project on the east coast and a project on the west coast, Wes and I are finishing up our Salesforce Handbook (we are currently having printing issues with the publisher)…

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CloudWorks - Industry’s First Cloud Broker Technology

Today Appirio is introducing CloudWorks, the industry’s first cloud broker technology to help enterprises unleash information from SaaS silos - a problem faced by a growing number of enterprises who are moving more of their applications to the cloud.  Unlike technology that just focuses on data integration…

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Appirio Customer, RehabCare, Featured in Apple Commercial

Our customer RehabCare is currently being featured in a really nice video on Apple's iPad in Business website. I just finished up this project with a lot of other great people from Appirio and RehabCare on the team. Very fun and challenging work integrating with Google Health in addition to…

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IBM's Cloud Computing "Stragery"

Kyle Roche posted this video for the Appirio Cloud Computing video challenge. It has an amazingly funny and incoherent interview with an IBM employee from their vendor booth at last year's Dreamforce. I think Kyle's strategy to win the contest is to overwhelm the judges with the sheer number of…

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Box.net Integration for Salesforce

Box.net just announced the launch of their integration service with Salesforce but only for enterprise customers. So now in addition to sharing content in Salesforce via Google Docs, you can now use Box.net to quickly access documents, media, and other files from directly within the Salesforce UI.The…

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Chromium - Chrome for Mac

I started running Chromium (the Chrome browser for Mac) yesterday and it's pretty nifty. It's fast and functions alot like the Windows version. The only issue I've run into so far is its lack of support for Flash. For more info you can checkout the Chromium blog or download the…

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Colabolo - Collaborative Task Management

In my never-ending quest for the perfect PPM tool, I downloaded beta 5 of Colabolo a week or so ago. I've been running it on a small project and have to say it's not bad. Colabolo is an Adobe Air app built for team collaboration. You can use it to…

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New Flex Libraries for SAP's NetWeaver

Dust off your SAP logins! SAP's NetWeaver Product Manager Thomas Jung introduces a new section for eLearning, blogs, and other learning materials from both Adobe and SAP regarding development of interfaces with Flex/Flash and SAP. This post discusses the Web Dynpro for ABAP framework in SAP NetWeaver 7.0…

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Grand Central Relaunches as Google Voice

Google is at it again. They are giving me more services for free. I hate those guys! <g> I've been a Grand Central subscriber for the last couple of years and love the services. All of my voice communications on the web, great call screening and group management…

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