iHance Absolute Automation Ranked Top Productivity Tool by customers on the Force.com AppExchange
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Jan 27, 2009
iHance, Inc. announced that the company's on-demand Sales 2.0 application Absolute Automation was named the top-rated productivity tool by customers on the Force.com AppExchange from salesforce.com. Absolute Automation works with any email client and automates the logging of email and the creation of new contact records in Salesforce CRM.
"Salesforce.com customers have spoken and their overwhelming 5 Star reviews confirm the fact that Absolute Automation solves the number one pain point for Salesforce CRM users - saving them up to thirty minutes per day," said Christopher da Cunha, iHance's CEO. "Absolute Automation is elegant in its simplicity and easy to use, enabling Salesforce CRM users to keep their CRM up-to-date with almost no manual labor," added Mr. da Cunha.
"iHance's top ranking by customers on the Force.com AppExchange confirms the value derived from an integrated iHance-Salesforce CRM solution," said Steve Lucas, Senior Vice President, Force.com platform and partners, salesforce.com. "The Force.com AppExchange provides a means for customers to quickly and easily add applications like iHance to their Salesforce CRM deployments, which results in a substantial and measurable productivity boost for our customers."
Absolute Automation works with almost any email environment including:
- Email servers: Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Notes
- Email services: Google Apps
- Email clients: Microsoft Outlook, Blackberry, Apple's Mail.app, and Entourage for Mac, Safari and Thunderbird
A free 30-day trial of Absolute Automation can be downloaded from the Force.com AppExchange.
About iHance Inc.
Founded in 2001, iHance Inc. delivers patented sales 2.0 solutions that enable sales and marketing professionals to instantly identify and connect with their best prospects online. Over 300 corporate customers worldwide have adopted iHance solutions including iHance Vision and Absolute Automation. iHance is a privately held company with offices in San Francisco, California and Seattle, Washington. For more information about iHance please visit our website at www.iHance.com or call 415-617-0015.
About the Force.com Platform and AppExchange
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 applications, more than 1,000 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, now featuring the ChatterExchange.