New York, NY, December 02, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Infuze Mobile, Inc. today announced it has launched its new mobile app on salesforce.com's AppExchange Mobile, extending the marketplace built for the social enterprise. ConnectSocial for Salesforce is among the first apps to leverage AppExchange Mobile, tapping into the power of the proven Force.com platform, salesforce.com’s social enterprise platform for employee social apps. ConnectSocial for Salesforce is currently available for test drive on the AppExchange Mobile.
ConnectSocial for Salesforce brings LinkedIn integration to Salesforce contacts and leads. Salesforce users can look up their contacts and leads in LinkedIn and Google, send LinkedIn invites and messages to them, and much more.
Sales, marketing and recruiting professionals can now access all their LinkedIn connections and Salesforce contacts and leads in one place. They can research their contacts and leads in LinkedIn and learn more about their background before they call or email them - all on the go.
ConnectSocial for Salesforce is available on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch and requires iOS 3.1.3 or later.
Comments on the News
· “Social media has become a critical source of customer data for sales, marketing and service professionals,” said Bharath Natarajan, CEO and co-Founder, Infuze Mobile, Inc. “The ConnectSocial for Salesforce app unlocks the potential of social media by providing LinkedIn integration to Salesforce data on the user’s mobile devices.”
· “Customers continue to look to our partners as they transform themselves into social enterprises, and partners like Infuze Mobile are helping them with that shift,” said Ron Huddleston, seniorvice president, ISV Alliances, salesforce.com. “Apps like these exemplify the extraordinary reach of the AppExchange marketplace and continue to push the social, mobile, open and trusted capabilities customers expect from the salesforce.com ecosystem.”
Cloudforce New York Welcomes Attendees to the Social Enterprise
The number of social networking users has surpassed email users. And people access the Internet more from mobile devices than from desktops. Salesforce.com is helping companies meet the challenge of this social revolution with the social enterprise. Today, companies must change the way they collaborate, communicate and share information with customers and employees to stay competitive. By leveraging salesforce.com’s social, mobile and open cloud technologies, companies can transform themselves into social enterprises by developing social profiles of customers, creating employee social networks and building customer and product social networks. Cloudforce New York attendees will be able to learn firsthand how to join this transformation.
ConnectSocial builds on salesforce.com’s social, mobile and open cloud technologies bringing LinkedIn integration to Salesforce contacts and leads on mobile devices. The app will give great insight into the person on the phone or email. In addition, users will love putting a face to the name and finding common connections to build relationships with their customers and prospects.
Salesforce.com’s AppExchange Mobile Blog Post
Company app -- http://www.infuzemobile.com/connectsocial/home
About Infuze Mobile, Inc.
Infuze Mobile builds innovative products to unlock the potential of social media and mobility for enterprises and consumers. Infuze Mobile has released iPhone and iPad apps for the salesforce.com ecosystem like ContactShark for Datadotcom, Contact2CRM for Salesforce and ConnectSocial for Salesforce. Follow Infuze Mobile at www.infuzemobile.com and Twitter @InfuzeMobile.
About the Force.com Platform and AppExchange
Force.com is the trusted social enterprise platform for building and running any employee app in the cloud. Force.com powers the Salesforce CRM apps, the more than 250,000 custom apps used by salesforce.com customers such as Japan Post, Kaiser Permanente, KONE, and Sprint Nextel and the more than 1,300 ISV apps built by partners such as BMC, FinancialForce.com and Fujitsu.
Enterprise apps built on the Force.com platform can be easily distributed and marketed through the salesforce.com AppExchange http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/.
The salesforce.com social enterprise platform delivers the most trusted and comprehensive cloud technologies for social, mobile and open apps. It includes Force.com, the cloud platform for employee apps, Heroku, the cloud platform for customer apps and Database.com, the cloud database to integrate the social enterprise.
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