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We’re all busy-we’ve got too much to do and not enough time to do it in. It’s important to get certified on MuleSoft, but it can be difficult to find the time to get it all done.

But we’ve got you covered. This year at CONNECT, held from May 21-25 in San Francisco, you can get access to condensed, instructor-led courses, so you can get all the training you need in a fraction of the time.

How a Role in Tech Sales Will Jumpstart Your Career

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When I tell people I work in “sales at a tech company”, some react in a way as though they expect me to start flogging them some shady gadgets, especially in the UK and Europe. Americans have already figured out that software sales is a pretty cool gig, since some of the smartest young professionals across the United States are moving to the West Coast to start their careers in software sales. For one thing, the average annual compensation for sales executives at US tech companies can be upwards of $200,000.

HowTo – Data Integrity checks in batch processing

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We recently introduced our  HowTo blog series, which is designed to present simple use-case tutorials to help you as you evaluate Mulesoft’s Anypoint Platform. This blog post is a follow up to our last blog “How to ETL” using Mule. In that post we demonstrated how Anypoint Platform can be leveraged to read a large number of messages, transform/enrich these messages, and then load them into a target system/application.

Using Anypoint Platform at Accenture

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We are proud to have a large and active developer community using MuleSoft. Some of those developers become Champions, developers who become an active part of our community. Champions grow their skills, help others, and network with the top MuleSoft developers and advocates around the world. Gennaro Spagnoli, a MuleSoft Champion who works at Accenture, wrote about his experience with Anypoint Platform, and his approach to a particular integration project. 

MuleSoft Open House

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Last year, while we were discussing sponsoring an organization supporting women in technology, an idea came up: doing something ourselves. We thought about what we wished we had known before starting our careers and all agreed we would have liked to know upfront what the job looked like: what work we could actually do, which roles we could have and how was the day to day in a tech company. An open house seemed like a great way to show what life in MuleSoft is like, so we invited students in technology related careers to visit our offices in Buenos Aires and get a glimpse at the tech world.

No wasted time at CONNECT!

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Conferences are great – they offer a chance to take a close look at floral carpet, eat food out of chafing dishes, and add to your lanyard collection. But they’re not great if they don’t offer sessions that are relevant to the work you’re doing and the problems you’re facing.

Plan for “pervasive integration”

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Integration is not an easy business. After all, as Ross Mason has often said, MuleSoft was founded to escape the drudgery, or “donkey work,” of data integration. Integrating systems like mainframes, databases, or big data stores is hard enough, but where things really become interesting is when you have to integrate those systems with cloud applications, mobile applications, social networks, connected devices, and so forth.

The Four Secrets of a Great API

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Not all APIs are created equal – some are better than others. In fact, says ProgrammableWeb’s Adam DuVander, the not not-so-secret truth about APIs is that “creating a great one is really, really hard.”

A new operating model for today’s business environment

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Anyone reading this knows that today’s business environment is marked by a great deal of competition, the adoption of technology solutions across every part of the organization, and the need to analyze and then use the explosion of data provided by those solutions for better business intelligence. All of this puts stress on IT, who need to deliver more projects at greater speed and at lower cost. Fortunately, there is a way of increasing IT’s capacity, enabling them to deliver more at a faster rate.

Putting it all together at CONNECT

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Want to know the latest in enterprise IT architecture? Would you like to meet with architects from the largest, most forward-thinking companies in the world and learn how they have transformed IT for better outcomes?

Then you’ll want to attend CONNECT, the world’s premier digital business conference from May 21-25 in San Francisco. You will walk away with dozens of new and inspirational ideas on how to improve and transform the way you do business. MuleSoft blog readers have a special discount code entitling them to 10% off (code: mktg-blog-10) so you’ll want to register quickly to take advantage of that.