Salesforce fills out its portfolio of tools with its new Files Product, which will work with tools like Box, Google Drive, and others.
Lithium Technologies competes with giants like Salesforce and Jive Software.
Salesforce has exerted leadership in cloud for more than a decade, and shows no sign of slowing down. That’s why we’re excited to announce that Salesforce COO George Hu will be speaking at CloudBeat 2013.
Enterprise cloud software giant Salesforce has launched a new set of integrated tools it calls the “Sales Performance Accelerator” that claim to inform and motivate your company’s sales team.
Adobe has acquired marketing automation company Neolane for $600 million in cash to build out the Adobe Marketing Cloud.
“Larry Ellison has done a lot of hand-waving about the cloud,” CEO Dave Kellogg told me this morning. “But I haven’t seen any traction for Oracle moving any existing products into the cloud. They’re trying, but their customers are getting there faster than Oracle is.”
Enterprise tech titans Oracle and Salesforce are putting aside their differences and entering into a nine year cloud partnership.
Twitter’s first five Ads API partners were dominated by hardcore digital advertisers. Its newest five API partners are dominated by hardcore enterprise-focused social media marketing firms.
Editor’s Pick Mobile design has never been more important than it is now, and the top enterprise app makers have taken notice.
Brand Networks has raised $68 million in its first round of funding.The company works with big brands to help them achieve their social media marketing goals. .
Enterprise software behemoth Salesforce has agreed to buy digital marketing firm ExactTarget for a massive $2.5 billion. This will be Salesforce’s biggest acquisition ever.
Guest Post If your customers service isn’t robust and flexible enough to deal with the fast-growing mobile channel, your customers will write negative app reviews, vent on social media, or abandon your app (and your business) altogether.
Salesforce has introduced a new product called Company Communities that aims to replace boring corporate intranet with a network that emphasizes mobile and social features, the company announced today.
Explaining the shutter-slamming, Clipboard said, “We came to the conclusion that it was essential to focus on a singular platform for building new capabilities within Salesforce, which is not something that we could do while keeping Clipboard operating.”
HealthBeat 2013 is less than two weeks away, and we’re confident it will be the most provocative and influential health-tech event of the year. Check out our new speaker additions.
Guest Post We are suffering from a major case of denial. We tend to tell each other only the good news, totally ignoring social intranet problems — low quality app and too much hype — as if they don’t exist.
Enterprise cloud software titan Salesforce has launched a new social ad management app called Social.com that will become the third offering in Salesforce’s Marketing Cloud.
Benioff led the seed and first round of financing in Brandcast, a startup that helps brands maintain a web presence.
Salesforce says it has the world’s only unified social marketing suite. Adobe says its marketing cloud is a single service that includes everything digital marketers need to get ahead.
Shift begs to differ.
Enterprise cloud software powerhouse Salesforce has introduced a set of new handy mobile-centric services for developers using Heroku and Force.com, the two platform-as-a-service (PaaS) providers under the Salesforce Platform banner.
Femtocells, human organs, and space: funding daily for April 3 is full as 13 companies raised money, financing, or were sold.
Salesforce has updated its iOS and Android versions of Chatter — the company’s business social networking and collaboration service — with critical new features to match their browser counterpart.
Today, FirstRain is bringing that platform alive with its first third-party enterprise integration: a drop-in HTML5 component that offers advanced in-app business analytics.
Salesforce announced plans to offer $1 billion in convertible senior notes in a private placement to institutional investors.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff used his keynote in New York to push for a new level of communication between companies and customers.
Advertising on Twitter just got easier, and Twitter just took a giant leap to making more money.
Salesforce-owned productivity app Do.com has partnered with big-name services like Google Drive, Dropbox, and Harvest to improve its offerings and build an even-better app to help teams accomplish tasks.
Sales automation and predictive analytics company InsideSales raises significant second round of investment.
Bathed in the glow of neon light, Marc Benioff, a keynote speaker at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, delivered some golden rules for technology entrepreneurs.
Infusionsoft raises a whopping $54 million for its custom, all-in-one sales and marketing automation software.
Salesforce-owned customer support app Desk.com has added a new “achievements” feature to motivate service representatives to earn badges as they help more people.
If someone is trying to break into your enterprise, it’s likely because they want your data. Companies are calling for cloud encryption, and Andreessen-Horowitz is joining the chorus by investing $30 million into cloud encryption company CipherCloud.
Popular platform-as-a-service Heroku has updated its add-on marketplace with more features to help developers and cloud tool providers get more out of the service.
Salesforce acquires Prior Knowledge and its predictive database technology for developers.
Salesforce.com’s aggressive acquisition strategy, and emphasis on all things cloud and mobile appears to be paying off.
Guest Post As we move into the cloud-dominated world, the issue of integration is made more prominent as enterprises realize just how many different systems are being used throughout their organization.
Reality check: After two acquisitions of companies in a similar space, layoffs are a matter of course.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, always game for a little tech trash talk, said that Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system would be “the end of Windows” and that “Windows is irrelevant.”
Salesforce has added a wider array of services to its Marketing Cloud toolset, including Klout, Kred, Kanjoya, and PeekAnalytics, to help businesses not only listen to customers but also better understand them.