On-demand consulting firm and one of salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM)'s largest deployment partners Astadia Consulting has launched salesforce.com Authorized Training Centers in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Austin. The new centers will feature education and training workshops for administrators, developers and partners using the Force.com Platform-as-a-Service and Salesforce CRM applications. Salesforce.com authorized the instructors and developed the curriculum.

As the exclusive provider of salesforce.com Authorized Training Centers in Texas and Atlanta, Astadia will help users get the most out of Salesforce CRM, Force.com Platform-as-a-Service and the AppExchange. The firm has been involved in thousands of salesforce.com customer initiatives, including training administrators, developers, end users and management on Force.com and Salesforce CRM applications.

Salesforce.com's long-time implementation partners will also be on hand to supplement classroom material with real world experience. Class schedules and registration information are available on Astadia's Web site.