Salesforce.com throws support behind OpenStack

Cloud customer relationship management vendor Salesforce.com has thrown its support behind open source cloud platform OpenStack, the Wall Street Journal reports – though the company itself is remaining mum on the issue. Editor

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb

The State of Canadian SMB

What are Canadian businesses planning to spend their IT budget on this year? Will that budget be greater or lesser than previous years? What technologies do they view as critical to growing their

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 11th, 2013 IT World Canada

Making CRM more useful in the enterprise

Customer relationship management software is one of the oldest categories of applications in the IT industry. As soon as databases began making their appearance in PCs people realized that CRM suites were just

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 1st, 2013 Howard Solomon

CGI Federal VP says Obamacare site is working

The Web site for the United States Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s health insurance exchange, is still slow but “working” according to the senior vice-president of CGI Federal which is the lead

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 24th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Salesforce consolidates authentication, app access

Salesforce.com has released a cloud-based application which aims to help IT administrators consolidate user authentication and application access control into a single solution. Salesforce Identity is available to customers with Enterprise and Unlimited

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

ITNavigator purchase to boost Avaya’s cloud offerings

Communications software provider Avaya Inc. is looking to beef up its cloud computing, contact centre, and social media monitoring and management offerings with the acquisition of the software division of Israeli-based ITNavigator Ltd.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 2nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Seneca College, Salesforce offer certificate program

Salesforce.com and Toronto-based Seneca College have partnered together to offer a unique social media certificate program which incorporates training on the United-States-based cloud computing company’s cloud marketing tool. The eight-month Social Media Graduate Certificate

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 28th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Salesforce CEO gushes over Oracle, Ellison quieter

They couldn’t have been closer pals. Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who have tossed verbal grenades at each other in the past, had the nicest things to say

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Oracle builds cloud partnership with NetSuite

Software company Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL), today announced yet another cloud services-focused partnership, this time with Web-based business software maker NetSuite Inc. (NYSE:N) The tie-up is the third one inked by Oracle this

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 27th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano