Indian cos. hope to make a mark at DreamForce, world’s largest vendor tech conf, in SF this MondayHarshith Mallya
On Monday, October 13, all eyes will be on San Francisco as it gears up for one of its most awaited conferences: DreamForce.The 2014 edition includes keynote speakers such as Hillary Clinton, Marc Benioff, Chairman & CEO of Salesforce.com, Al Gore, Jeremy Stoppleman, Founder of Yelp.com, Singer and Entrepreneur Will.i.am, and many more.
Powered by the company Salesforce.com Inc. which, is a global cloud computing company headquartered in San Francisco, California, DreamForce will have about 100,000+ attendees, a $1million Hackathon, Cloud Expos, Training Sessions in addition to the KeyNote and other sessions. The conference will be held from October 13 to 16, 2014, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.
DreamForce is the world’s largest vendor technology conference that expects more than 150,000 people for its 12th annual conference this year to experience the power of social and mobile cloud computing, enabling them to connect with their customers in a whole new way. With more than 1,400 sessions and 350 cloud companies in the expo, attendees can participate in interactive sessions, hands-on training with cutting-edge technology, thousands of live demos and unparalleled networking. Special guests such as Hillary Rodham Clinton, former US Secretary of State; Al Gore, 45th Vice President of the United States; and Tony Robbins, Author and Peak Performance Strategist, will speak at this year’s DreamForce.
Some noteworthy Indian representations at the event this year include:
Founded in 2006, Enable Path is a leader in cloud based consulting. Over the years, they have enabled hundreds of clients to rise above the competition. They have worked with more than 800 customers in multiple industries, ranging from healthcare providers to manufacturers. The company’s consultants have crafted industry specific solutions in over 2,000 unique CRM projects.
EnablePath, which is also the Salesforce.com consulting and implementation arm of Birlasoft, recently announced that it will be the Gold Sponsor at DreamForce this year. EnablePath and Birlasoft will be in booths N2020 and N2021 at the Cloud Expo.
Zyme Solutions, global leader in the emerging channel data management (CDM) solution space, has been selected to participate in a special Manufacturing Industries Zone at DreamForce '14.
“Salesforce has selected Zyme as the only channel data management ISV partner to be featured in its exclusive Manufacturing Industries Zone at Dreamforce '14,” explained Mukund Ramaratnam, VP and GM of Applications at Zyme. “Approximately, 80 percent of all products sold by manufacturing companies go through their sales channels -- the distributors and resellers who interface with and support their end-user customers. Zyme has become the preferred CDM solution provider in the manufacturing industry as a result of our global scalable data platform, guaranteed levels of data quality and accuracy, our elegant integration with Salesforce.com, and our extensive content database of 800,000 channel partners worldwide.
Zyme will be demonstrating its industry-leading ChannelView Suite of applications, including ChannelView-POS, ChannelView-Incentives, and ChannelView-Pipeline -- all built on the Salesforce platform, the social, mobile, and cloud customer platform designed to transform sales, service, and marketing. Zyme's ChannelView Suite is available on the AppExchange here.