The thousands of installs of hundreds of different on-demand applications clearly demonstrate the incredible momentum of the AppExchange as the world's on-demand application marketplace
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2007
Validar today announced the availability of Lead Import for salesforce.com's AppExchange. Lead Import provides users with the ability to import clean leads from any lead source without compromising the data integrity of their Salesforce implementation. Built on the Force.com platform, Validar Lead Import for AppExchange is immediately available for test drive and deployment at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange. The announcement was made today at Dreamforce '07, salesforce.com's User and Developer Conference.
Validar Lead Import for AppExchange is a second generation application that provides Salesforce users with a mechanism for importing leads from both online and offline events. Leveraging Validar's solution enables organizations to lower their cost per qualified lead, and reduces time to import leads. Validar's solution contains the following features:
- De-duping - Exact match and closest matching of leads and contacts
- Field Level Mapping - Map Validar lead data to the specific filed targets in Salesforce
- Campaign Assignment - Track effectiveness by assigning the Validar lead source to a campaign
- Lead Creation - Create leads and leverage your distribution rules
Leads are captured, ranked, mapped and distributed from tradeshow floor to sales in minutes with Validar Lead Import.
"The thousands of installs of hundreds of different on-demand applications clearly demonstrate the incredible momentum of the AppExchange as the world's on-demand application marketplace," said George Hu, Chief Marketing Officer, salesforce.com. "Salesforce.com customers can now quickly and easily deploy Lead Import via the AppExchange to bring the power of the on-demand model to their lead management initiatives."
Force.com Platform and the AppExchange:
Force.com is the on-demand platform for the next generation of business applications. Force.com reinvents traditional customization and integration and enables the creation of a whole new generation of on-demand applications that go beyond client/server computing. Force.com allows applications to be easily shared, exchanged and installed with a few simple clicks via salesforce.com's AppExchange marketplace, enabling all the innovation that Force.com unleashes to benefit the entire on-demand community.
The AppExchange economy continues to expand as thousands of salesforce.com customers have installed thousands of on-demand business applications available on the AppExchange.
Validar is the leading provider of lead management software solutions. Validar's Full Measure product suite is a best in class solution that leverages a customizable survey engine allowing marketers to categorize and rank leads from offline or online lead sources. Formerly a venture-funded company, Validar Inc is now privately and majority owned by its employees. Validar's customers include a growing list of Global 1000 companies. Additional news and information about the company is available at Validar.com.