Sitemasher to play role in Salesforce Communities

Sitemasher to play role in Salesforce Communities

San Francisco-based Salesforce.com is taking its business social software Chatter and is allowing customers to create externally-focused networks in a new product...

August 15th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com to buy Nova Scotia startup GoInstant

Salesforce.com to buy Nova Scotia startup GoInstant

BANGALORE, INDIA -- Enterprise cloud computing company Salesforce.com said Monday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Canadian...

July 10th, 2012 John Ribeiro

Oracle’s Hurd to spell out new product strategy

Oracle’s Hurd to spell out new product strategy

BOSTON -- Oracle is planning to build on its acquisitions of companies such as ATG, Fatwire and RightNow with a...

June 27th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Oracle buys Collective Intellect for ‘social intelligence’

Oracle buys Collective Intellect for ‘social intelligence’

BOSTON, Mass. -- Oracle announced Tuesday that it has agreed to buy "social intelligence" vendor Collective Intellect, which has technologies that...

June 5th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Simba targets big data with new SDK

Simba targets big data with new SDK

Simba Technologies Inc. has released a new version of  its SimbaEngine ODBC software development kit, including an updated database query engine that...

February 14th, 2012 brian bloom

Salesforce shakes up Standard plan features

Salesforce shakes up Standard plan features

BOSTON -- Salesforce.com has made a series of changes to its support services that include the removal of certain features...

February 13th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Salesforce customers angry about fees

Salesforce customers angry about fees

BOSTON -- Salesforce.com customers are sounding off about the fact that an upcoming Analytics Edition of the CRM (customer relationship...

January 30th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

After 2011, will enterprise software be the same?

After 2011, will enterprise software be the same?

BOSTON -- It's a stretch to call 2011 a truly transformative year for enterprise software, given all the old warts that...

January 3rd, 2012 Chris Kanaracrus

Salesforce.com acquires Rypple for push into cloud HR

Salesforce.com acquires Rypple for push into cloud HR

Salesforce.com announced Thursday it will acquire Toronto-based cloud-based performance management vendor Rypple Inc. in a bid to enter the human resources...

December 15th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus