Salesforce1 platform updated with ‘Lightning’ release

SAN FRANCISCO -- announced a major update to its Salesforce1 platform on Monday, dubbing a new user interface and component-based mobile app building environment as Lightning. Salesforce is making the development tools

Published on: October 13th, 2014 Brian Jackson

BRP’s IT leader drives collaboration with Communities

Whether you’re riding a Ski-Doo or a Sea- Doo, at least part of the fun is being able to move fast, but it’s only recently that Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) has been able to

Published on: June 25th, 2014 Shane Schick throws support behind OpenStack

Cloud customer relationship management vendor 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

Published on: December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb

Salesforce consolidates authentication, app access 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

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

New Brunswick defends payroll rebate for Salesforce

The New Brunswick government defended its providing payroll rebate to Inc. even as the California-based cloud computing company announced it was cutting a third of its workforce in the province. The provincial

Published on: September 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Seneca College, Salesforce offer certificate program 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

Published on: August 28th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Oracle touts Fusion apps as Salesforce killer

After taking shots at Amazon and SAP over cloud and analytics, Ellison turned his guns on CRM giant Ellison spoke of his company's technological robustness compared to, according to this ComputerWorld article,

Published on: October 3rd, 2012 brian bloom

Salesforce Touch brings fight to Adobe, Microsoft

With the launch of Salesforce Touch Platform, San is signaling that it intends to go toe-to-toe with the likes of Adobe Inc. and Microsoft Corp. in serving developers as a multi-platform environment,

Published on: September 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson

What CIOs said at Dreamforce 2012

Technology vendors like Salesforce always value feedback from their customers, but until today I had never heard a CIO come on stage to say something like, “Nice shoes, Mark.”It was a rare funny

Published on: September 20th, 2012 Shane Schick