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Bundling Best Practices – Exclusion and Suppression

Perhaps the most important aspect of fully utilizing IBM’s ILMT (or Big Fix Inventory) tool is to be able to accurately create bundling relationships. For those that are unfamiliar, bundling is the process where users confirm the specific IBM Product that each...

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Add a Custom Trailmix to Trailhead

We've previously introduced you to Salesforce's Trailhead.  However... if you haven't read that post yet OR if you want a TL;DR then, Trailhead is a free training platform offered by Salesforce.  With Trailhead anyone is given the ability to learn, use, and extend the...

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Salesforce Certificate Changes in Early 2018

Salesforce has recently published a news release that is relevant to all users of middleware solutions. To uphold the best practices in Security, Salesforce has decided to rotate some certificates out during January and February 2018. Google Chrome no longer supports...

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Welcome to Top Gun

Two of our account executives, Ben Thomas and Brandon Montgomery, recently attended Software and Solutions Top Gun training from IBM. The course is nearly five full days of intense IBM software sales training covering lots of different topics, including sales...

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What Do Beer and Robotics Have in Common?

What 20th-century invention goes best with beer and pizza? If you answered “robotics,” you’re right! (We also would have accepted “Buffalo wings.”) Kidding aside, the CleanSlate team recently joined other technology firms around the Indianapolis area for a program...

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Salesforce Winter ’18 Release Highlights

Each year, Salesforce comes out with three different releases during the spring, summer, and winter. Their releases typically address customer issues, how to create more momentum for the platform, and any bugs from previous versions. The Winter ’18 release is focused...

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Understanding Dynamic Scan Groups

Software scans—like those performed with ILMT—are familiar to just about anybody working in Software Asset Management (SAM). They keep you compliant, help ensure there won’t be any surprises during a software audit, and are critical for giving you important details...

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