How one Muley protected dozens of healthcare workers with a 3D printer

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating various challenges for people all around the world. In order to get through this, communities need to come together and do what we can to help. In an effort to offer more personal protective equipment (PPE) to healthcare workers, I had the opportunity to print 3D protective face shields. These face shields add an extra layer of protection for health workers amid the spreading of the illness. 

5 best practices for engaging your virtual workforce

Staying connected and keeping your teams engaged is more important than ever as we navigate new challenges during this COVID-19 pandemic

Our MuleSoft/Salesforce executive teams recognized early on that in this time of crisis, it is critical to facilitate opportunities for employees to authentically connect with each other and prioritize wellness in order for them to continue producing great work. Here are five ways to keep employees virtually engaged, based on the MuleSoft marketing team’s month of work-from-home activities.

Top 5 blog posts of March 2020

blog roundup

To provide you with the best posts from the past month to go back and read, here are the five most popular blog posts in March 2020:

MuleSoft named a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Full Life Cycle API Management

The MuleSoft team is excited to announce that we have been recognized as a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Full Life Cycle API Management

According to Gartner, “The Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice is a recognition of vendors in this market by verified end-user professionals.” To ensure fair evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous criteria for recognizing vendors with a high customer satisfaction rate.

3 ways to justify strategic integration investments to business leaders

Convincing business leaders of the strategic value of integration is one of the most difficult challenges IT leaders face. Integration technologies, in nature, are “invisible” and often don’t come with a demo you can showcase to leadership. This makes it difficult for organizations to justify strategic investments in integration. 

In contrast, 80% of organizations currently use APIs to digitally transform as they can unlock data and connect systems. This shows that business leaders see the value of API initiatives. 

How Salesforce leveraged MuleSoft to create a seamless acquisition process

In a series of blogs, we have highlighted the various ways Salesforce is leveraging MuleSoft technology to improve internal processes — like streamlining employee onboarding or enabling the operational shift to API-led connectivity with a C4E. This blog is the next in this series of how Salesforce uses MuleSoft that we will continue to add to over the coming months.

In 2019 alone, the value of global merger and acquisition (M&A) deals amounted to $3.7 trillion.

Connectivity strategy for Greater China: Integration remains IT’s biggest unsolved problem

MuleSoft recently published its global 2020 Connectivity Benchmark Report, surveying 800+ global IT leaders on the state of digital transformation. A large number of respondents from Greater China gave their insights displaying vast differences between Greater China and the global respondents, which can inform our local strategies.  

Compared to our global findings, Greater China respondents report they have the highest increase in projects asked of them (43%). However, this group was also the least likely (30%) to say they successfully delivered on all of their projects last year.

3 digital transformation stories from MuleSoft and Salesforce customers

Companies around the globe and in every industry are undergoing digital transformation. The goal of this transformation is to provide customers with the connected experiences they’ve come to expect. Today’s customers want integrated, personalized, truly connected products, services, and experiences that can be leveraged across every channel.

MuleSoft recognized in Forrester Wave for Strong Interoperability

Salesforce named a Leader in Healthcare CRM evaluation

As we continue to digest the final rules from CMS and ONC regarding wide-scale interoperability in healthcare, we’re excited to share some recent news from Forrester: Salesforce Health Cloud has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Healthcare CRM Providers, Q12020, with MuleSoft recognized for its interoperability capabilities!

How banks and fintech can drive the next era in connected user experiences in Southeast Asia

According to MuleSoft’s 2020 Connectivity Benchmark Report, the financial services sector has a greater prevalence of teams driving sharing and a higher likelihood of API use, making it more primed for integration compared to other sectors.

The report also points out that improvements can still be made with only 44% of financial service respondents reporting that their organization provides a completely connected user experience, and 54% admitting it’s difficult to achieve.