Building our application on Force.com allowed us to fully focus on the customization that makes our product so relevant for our customers
Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November 30, 2010
improveit! 360 reduces home improvement services’ costs, boosts productivity and accelerates growth
ISV momentum builds as Dreamforce 2010 approaches
improveit! 360 today announced the availability of the improveit! 360 Business Management Application on AppExchange 2. With improveit! 360, home remodelers can eliminate inefficiencies, boost productivity, accelerate growth and organize inherently chaotic businesses. Built using Force.com, the enterprise cloud computing platform, improveit! 360 is now available on AppExchange 2 at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/.
improveit! 360 will be attending Dreamforce 2010, the cloud computing event of the year, at Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco December 6 – 9, 2010.
“Building our application on Force.com allowed us to fully focus on the customization that makes our product so relevant for our customers,” said Steven Ellis, chief information officer, improveit! 360. “Partnering with salesforce.com enabled us to develop a simple yet powerful application that is aligned perfectly to the needs of remodelers and contractors, who usually don’t have the time or resources to buy, implement, or learn complicated software.”
“improveit! 360 shows the breadth of Cloud 2 applications now available on the AppExchange 2 marketplace,” said Kendall Collins, chief marketing officer, salesforce.com. “Because it’s built on Force.com, improveit! 360 extends the real time, mobile and social benefits of cloud computing to home remodelers and manufacturers.”
Developed by home improvement experts, improveit! 360 helps remodelers and replacement contractors with quickly organizing their businesses, accelerating their marketing and reducing their operating costs. These benefits are possible because improveit! 360 handles virtually everything a remodeler does--from front-end marketing and sales efforts to backend production and service. Customers receive ongoing education and coaching from industry experts on topics focused on nurturing their success.
About the Force.com Platform and AppExchange 2
Force.com is the only proven enterprise platform for building and running business applications in the cloud. The Force.com platform powers the Salesforce CRM (http://www.salesforce.com/) applications, more than 1000 ISV partner applications like those from CA Technologies, FinancialForce.com and Fujitsu, and 185,000 custom applications used by salesforce.com’s 87,200 customers such as Japan Post, Kaiser Permanente, KONE and Sprint Nextel. Force.com also enables developers to make any enterprise app social by leveraging the social collaboration components including profiles, status updates, and real-time feeds available with Chatter.
Applications built on the Force.com platform can be easily distributed to the entire cloud computing community through the salesforce.com AppExchange 2 marketplace http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/, now featuring the ChatterExchange.
About improveit! 360
Developed for home remodelers by home improvement industry leaders, improveit! 360 is a business management application designed to accelerate growth, lower costs and improve operational efficiencies. With improveit! 360, remodelers and contractors are able to close more leads while reducing their marketing costs, automate communications, track every customer interaction from one centralized location, and get a 360o view of their operation for better decision-making. improveit! 360 also connects manufacturers to their dealer networks through the impower! 360 Corporate Portal. This connection allows manufacturers to instantaneously send leads, collateral, templates, price books, sales aids and a virtually limitless array of information to their networks, driving down costs and inefficiencies and increasing sales. For more information and a free trial, visit http://www.improveit360.com or email info(at)improveit360(dot)com.