Salesforce.com Overview

Salesforce.com is the worldwide leader in on demand Customer Relationship Management (CRM) services. It delivers integrated and completely customizable enterprise applications for companies of all sizes.

Salesforce.com provides a web services Application Programming Interface (API) for customers and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) who want to build integrations. Because of the powerful functions of web services, a number of corporations choose web services to build enterprise-class integrations quickly and easily.

Customers, partners, and consultants build the same common components during each integration effort. These components, including session management, exception handling, logging, process management, configuration management, reliable transactions, and polling services, are necessary for every enterprise-class integration implementation.