SugarOutfitters is joining the SpiceCRM Team – the whys and the hows …

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I am working with SugarCRM now for about 8 years. I love the platform and think they folks at Sugar did a great job initially. But one thing they never got right was the model of extendability. While other providers make a great asset out of their app stores and generate nice revenue streams on upsell and additonal componentes sugar is the lame duck here. SugarCRM is great but lacks in many areas quite some functionality. As harsh as this … Read More

The Lightning Design System

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Just recently Salesforce made an IMHO quite significant but interesting step. One the one hand they are releasing a new UI with their Ligthning Design. A makeover that was more than needed. Looking at Salesforce’s UI it has aged and was no longer what a modern app should look like. So this I would consider a normal step. Still interesting on it, is to see, how they struggle to get the product aligned. This seemingly also seems to be a … Read More

Summary of the Global Partner Summit

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Last week I attended SugarCRM’s global Partner Summit in Portugal. Over my past professional career I always have been skeptical on these kind of events and in fact if they add value or are rather a waste of time and money. Yet in this case I have to say it was a worthwhile trip. Well organized and with good content. Especially the technical track they hosted was well done. It was an open atmosphere, good sharing of knowledge and insights … Read More