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Intacct Announces Integration with Salesforce Identity
Now Customer Companies Can Enable Single Sign-on Across Intacct, Salesforce, and Any Other Web, Mobile, or On-premises Apps – Centrally Managed Through the Salesforce Platform
SAN JOSE, CA – October 16, 2013 – Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced integration with Salesforce Identity. Now generally available, Salesforce Identity delivers integrated identity services to any app, on any device – empowering CIOs to enable single sign-on across Intacct, Salesforce, and any other web, mobile, or on-premises apps – centrally managed through the Salesforce Platform. With Salesforce Identity, joint Intacct and Salesforce customers can now manage user access to all their business apps from a central, secure, and convenient platform while also relieving users from the hassle of managing many accounts and passwords.
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“Companies are increasingly choosing to build out their business application portfolio using best-in-class cloud solutions that drive peak performance across each department in the company,” said Aaron Harris, chief technology officer at Intacct. “The launch of Salesforce Identity further enhances the tight integration between Intacct and Salesforce, providing seamless identity and user management for our joint customers.”
“The app explosion and BYOD have created an unprecedented amount of disruption in IT, and companies need a single identity solution capable of centrally managing the growing number of apps, devices, and identities accessing business information today,” said Chuck Mortimore, vice president of product management, Salesforce Identity, salesforce.com. “Salesforce Identity makes it easier than ever for our customers to extend the value of Salesforce with partner apps like Intacct to connect with their employees, customers, and partners in entirely new ways.”
Salesforce Identity – Delivering Identity for the Connected World
Salesforce Identity provides integrated identity services to connect every employee, customer, and partner to any app, on any device. Built on the Salesforce Platform, Salesforce Identity eliminates complex identity silos – enabling CIOs to deliver a simple, productive, and customized user experience across every web, mobile, or on-premises app. Companies trust Salesforce Identity to centrally manage the proliferation of apps and devices that are transforming how businesses connect.
Simple, Seamless, and Secure
Intacct has been tested, validated, and documented to integrate with Salesforce Identity, making it easier than ever for IT organizations to enable critical identity and access management features seamlessly and securely. Customer can now:
- Automatically enable single sign-on between Salesforce and Intacct
- Integrate with existing directory systems, including those that are on-premises
- Create enhanced log-in security, including two-factor authentication
Intacct and Salesforce Identity are both immediately available. To learn more about Intacct, visit www.intacct.com. To learn more about Salesforce Identity, visit: http://www.salesforce.com/platform/identity/.
About the Salesforce Platform
Salesforce Platform is the world’s most trusted cloud platform for building enterprise apps. It powers Salesforce CRM, 1,900 partner-built apps on the AppExchange, and more than three million custom apps built by customers. More than one million developers and business analysts use Salesforce Platform to quickly build and deliver apps on any device. Offering the same services, frameworks and ecosystem that are driving the explosion of consumer apps, Salesforce Platform is bringing the app revolution to business and helping customer companies connect to customers, employees, partners and products in entirely new ways.
Intacct is a leading provider of best-in-class cloud ERP software. Bringing cloud computing to finance and accounting, Intacct’s award-winning applications are the preferred financial applications for AICPA business solutions. In use by more than 11,000 organizations from startups to public companies, Intacct is designed to improve company performance and make finance more productive. Hundreds of leading CPA firms and Value Added Resellers also offer Intacct to their clients. The Intacct system includes accounting, cash management, purchasing, vendor management, financial consolidation, revenue recognition, subscription billing, project accounting, fund accounting, inventory management, and financial reporting applications, all delivered over the Internet via cloud computing.