Box.net has announced a new joint venture with SugarCRM that will allow users of the open source CRM solution instantly access and share Box.nets collaboration capabilities. As mentioned in this TMC article, customers will be able to access relevant content from Box when logged in to SugarCRM via the brand new Shortcut Bar in version 6.0.
"Box.net, a leading cloud content management provider, and open source CRM provider SugarCRM, the worlds leading provider of commercial open source customer relationship management have entered into a joint venture, whereby CRM users can experience the power of Box.nets collaboration capabilities.
"The announcement was made today at SugarCon, SugarCRMs annual customer and partner event.
"SugarCRM users will be able to instantly access and share product datasheets, contracts, demo videos, and other relevant content from Box when logged in to SugarCRM via the brand new Shortcut Bar in version 6.0. In addition, they will also be able to access shared workspaces within SugarCRM to collaborate with key contacts, and contractors outside SugarCRM deployment."