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BIRT PowerDocs from Actuate is Now Available for the Salesforce1 Mobile App – Empowering Companies to Run their Businesses from their Phones
|By Business Wire
|August 11, 2014 07:01 AM EDT
Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), The BIRT Company™ and leader in
personalized analytics and insights, today announced BIRT
PowerDocs™ is available for the Salesforce1 Mobile App, empowering
companies to run their business from their phone. The Salesforce1 Mobile
App delivers the most complete and customizable mobile experience in a
single app for business users. Already translated into 10+ languages,
BIRT PowerDocs is a cloud-based app designed to automatically
incorporate ERP and CRM data and simplify generation of customer sales
quotations and other correspondence within Salesforce1.
Leveraging the power of Salesforce1 Customer Platform, the social,
mobile and cloud customer platform built for the Internet of Customers,
BIRT PowerDocs is immediately available for test drive and deployment on
AppExchange at https://appexchange.salesforce.com/listingDetail?listingId=a0N3000000B4Z5KEAV.
“Companies are looking to transform the way they connect with customers,
partners and employees to thrive in today’s connected world,” said Ron
Huddleston, Senior Vice President, Global AppExchange and Partner
"With solutions such as BIRT PowerDocs, customers can harness the power
of Salesforce1 to run their business from their phones.”
"BIRT PowerDocs conveniently accesses Salesforce1 customer data such as
‘service requests’ and auto-generates the appropriate documents in just
a few steps, thus providing a quick return on investment for users,"
explained Marc Koch, Director of Marketing for Actuate’s Content Service
Group, and founder of legodo ag – the German company Actuate acquired in
"For any organization, the quality of customer correspondence can be a
decisive factor in its success,” said Koch. “BIRT PowerDocs on
Salesforce1 quickly automates the generation of sales quotations and
other correspondence, and reduces the risk of costly errors. We are very
pleased to release this kind of app for the Salesforce1 Platform."
BIRT PowerDocs guides the user easily through these processes via an
interactive document creation wizard called “Interview Mode.” With BIRT
PowerDocs, the management of multiple channel delivery of PDFs and Word
docs is streamlined. The BIRT PowerDocs app can be accessed from any
device including a PC, tablet, or smartphone running either Android or
iOS, allowing organizations of all sizes and industries to generate and
continuously edit customer documents in the cloud with just a few steps.
All processes and files associated with quotation creation and
management can be saved in a file system or backup server, issued
through a wide variety of channels, and even printed directly from
Salesforce. Generated documents can be archived in any location.
Mobile Ready Apps on the Salesforce AppExchange
Salesforce1 Mobile Apps are available on the Salesforce AppExchange, the
world’s leading business apps marketplace. With more than 2,200 partner
apps and more than 2.4 million customer installs, the Salesforce
AppExchange is the world’s leading enterprise apps marketplace. The
Salesforce1 Mobile App is the world’s first enterprise app that lets
customers run their business from their phones. Built on the Salesforce1
Platform, mobile ready apps from the Salesforce AppExchange can be
easily and securely deployed to any
Actuate (NASDAQ:BIRT) – The BIRT Company™
Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers and
OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve
brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to
over 200 million of their customers, partners and employees. Actuate
founded and supports BIRT – the open source IDE – and develops BIRT
iHub™ – the world-class visualization and deployment platform – to
significantly improve productivity of developers working on customer
facing applications. Actuate’s BIRT
Analytics™ delivers self-service predictive analytics to enhance
customer engagement using Big Data. The Actuate
Customer Communications Suite™ empowers organizations to easily
transform, process, personalize, archive and deliver high volume content
and individualized correspondence. Actuate is headquartered in Silicon
Valley with more than 5,000 enterprise customers in financial services,
technology and government. Visit actuate.com
Copyright © 2014 Actuate Corporation. All rights reserved. Actuate,
legodo, BIRT iHub, BIRT iHub F-Type, BIRT Analytics, Actuate Customer
Communications Suite, The Actuate Document Accessibility Appliance, BIRT
onDemand, BIRT Viewer Toolkit, and the Actuate logo are trademarks or
registered trademarks of Actuate Corporation and/or its affiliates in
the U.S. and certain other countries. The use of the word “partner” or
“partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between
Actuate and any other company. Salesforce, Salesforce1, AppExchange and
others are among the trademarks of salesforce.com, inc. All other
brands, names or trademarks mentioned may be trademarks of their
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