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Freshworks Valued At $12.2 Billion After Nasdaq IPO

Business software provider Freshworks, which seeks to challenge Salesforce in the CRM space, enjoys successful Nasdaq debut

3 months ago

Salesforce’s LinkedIn Account Hijacked With Black Lives Matter Post

CRM giant Salesforce confirms its LinkedIn social media account have been compromised, following unauthorised BLM post last week

9 months ago

Salesforce Acquires Slack For $28 Billion For Workforce Collaboration

As the enterprise world adjusts to remote working, Salesforce pay $27.7 billion to acquire Slack for enhanced workplace collaboration

1 year ago

Salesforce Launches Platforms For Manufacturing, Consumer Goods

Offerings link to companies' existing sales and operations systems, bringing data together and giving both sides a '360-degree view' of…

2 years ago

Salesforce Acquires ClickSoftware For $1.3bn

US cloud services provider snaps up Israeli maker of workforce management and service solutions

2 years ago

Adobe, Microsoft, SAP Demonstrate First Open Data System

The Open Data Initiative, announced last autumn to create a common data model for customer data, could pose a competitive…

2 years ago

Microsoft In The Lead As Cloud Software Market Hits $100bn

Annual sales of cloud software hit £79bn with long-established software vendors dominating the top five, but cloud-native firms showing the…

2 years ago

Salesforce Customers Still Experiencing Issues After Major Outage

The outage began on Friday after the deployment of a database script that inadvertently granted users broad permissions over companies'…

3 years ago

Zendesk Targets Sales, Launches ‘Sunshine’ Application Platform

Relate 2018: Zendesk Sell integrates salesforce automation into Zendesk's customer service tools, while Sunshine targets developers and Explore adds data…

3 years ago

Apple, Salesforce Team On Mobile Business Apps

Dreamforce 2018: The companies are to jointly redesign Salesforce's mobile app and provide business developer tools for apps running on…

3 years ago

Salesforce Targets SMB Market With Essentials Offering

Entry-level offering...simplified sales and customer service software that can scale as small businesses grow

4 years ago

Benioff Says Web Giants Must Consider Tech’s Affects For Good Or Ill

ANALYSIS: Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says tech giants, particularly Facebook & Twitter need to take full responsibility for ensuring they…

4 years ago

Microsoft Office 365 Diary: LinkedIn AI Promises To Help People Write Better CVs In Word

OFFICE 365 NEWS: Microsoft says insights gained from LinkedIn can help users write better CVs

4 years ago

Dreamforce 2017: Salesforce Names Google As ‘Preferred’ Cloud Partner

Salesforce will use Google cloud infrastructure for overseas expansion and will link its tools to Google's cloud apps, a year…

4 years ago

Dreamforce 2017: Salesforce Adds Predictions & Chatbots To Einstein AI

The Einstein artificial intelligence platform gets predictive models and automated chatbots, which can be set up in a few clicks

4 years ago

Salesforce Creates £37m Fund To Invest In AI Startups

The AI Innovation Fund has started off by investing in AI startups in the areas of marketing, data management and…

4 years ago

Salesforce Targets Einstein AI Developers With Updates

Feel the love...CRM giant steps up effort to woo developers for its Einstein AI platform

4 years ago

Bluewolf: Competitors Should Be Scared About IBM And Salesforce AI Partnership

Bluewolf MD Vera Loftis explains the implications behind Salesforce and IBM joining forces in artificial intelligence

5 years ago

Tech Quiz: The Week In Review (19 May)

Have you been paying attention to this week's IT and tech news? Then try our quiz!

5 years ago

Salesforce Proclaims ‘The Age Of The Customer’ At London World Tour

Salesforce focuses on the importance of customer experience in the midst of 'fourth industrial revolution'

5 years ago

Salesforce Gives Some Personality To Commerce Cloud Einstein

Salesforce is pushing its Einstein AI platform hard and personalisation is the order of the day

5 years ago

The Story Of CeBIT 2017: AI, VR And Robot Football

IN-DEPTH: CeBIT is not what it once was but it's still the world's biggest computer conference. Here is the story…

5 years ago

The Future Is Girl-Led Startups; Are You Joining Us?

Anne-Marie Imafidon, founder of the Stemettes, champions the need for more women spearheading startups

5 years ago

Salesforce, IBM To Combine Einstein And Watson AI Tools

The deal means Salesforce users will become the latest to have IBM's Watson AI technology available in their workplace

5 years ago

Sigfox Lands Mammoth Funding For IoT Network Expansion

French start-up gains £130m funding from Salesforce and others to expand its IoT global network

5 years ago

Benioff Says Salesforce Betting Big On The Success Of Einstein AI

Salesforce CEO Mark Benioff calls the company's artificial intelligence push a game changer, but is the hype at Dreamforce conference…

5 years ago

Salesforce Buys Marketing Data Management Start-Up Krux

The company's latest acquisition is aimed at improving customer targeting capabilities

5 years ago

Salesforce Launches Latest Incubator for Cloud-Oriented Startups

The first 14 tenants of the Salesforce's latest incubator range from early stage startups to some who already have enterprise…

5 years ago

Salesforce And Slack Integrate Messaging And Cloud CRM

Salesforce has teamed up with Slack with the aim of integrating features from each other’s services over the coming months.

5 years ago