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Is your organization on Salesforce? Now the company is offering a great new way to add some socially-driven momentum to your sustainability efforts. While I was writing up a Salesforce-Rypple integration article for Enterprise Apps Today, it occurred to me that it would make a great tool for not only getting word about green initiatives […]

Read more ecoSocial: Salesforce’s Rypple for greener workplaces?

by Pedro Hernandez on March 15, 2012 · 0 comments

Cloud-based apps can save businesses a bundle on energy costs versus on-site hosting according to new data from Nucleus Research. After comparing the energy consumption of Salesforce.com apps to their in-house equivalents, the research firm found that Salesforce.com beat out non-cloud app infrastructures with up to 91 percent in energy savings. And it saves money […]

Read more Cloud-ify apps for 91% energy savings

by Pedro Hernandez on December 1, 2010 · 3 comments

Saleforce.com’s web application platform Force.com gets a free edition that’s meant to prime the pump for enterprises considering putting some apps up in the cloud.  There are limits, of course, but at first glace it looks like it provides some…

Read more Force.com Free Edition: Starter Apps on the Cloud

by Pedro Hernandez on June 15, 2009 · 1 comment