With the Salesforce ExactTarget Fuel C# SDK by Salesforce, developers can access the ExactTarget Fuel REST and SOAP APIs. ExactTarget, a Salesforce.com company, provides marketing services based on the cloud. The aim of this business integration between both enterprises is to improve the way customers interact with sales, service, and marketing.
Yieldex, the online ad inventory forecasting and optimization start-up, has won the second annual Amazon Web Services Start-Up Challenge. As grand prize winner, Yieldex receives US $50,000 in cash and $50,000 in AWS service credits, along with the possibility of an investment offer from Amazon. "Visibility Delivered" is Yieldex's motto; by winning perhaps the biggest web services start-up competition, they've certainly delivered visibility for themselves.
There are a lot of opportunities for developers in the healthcare space, but accessing the data needed to drive those applications can be maddeningly frustrating. There are no shortage of electronic medical record (EMR) systems, but they all have their own proprietary interfaces.