Oracle cancels Marc Benioff’s keynote

Oracle cancels Marc Benioff’s keynote

Salesforce.com chairman and CEO, Marc Benioff will on Wednesday speak at a local restaurant in San Francisco, after his keynote...

October 5th, 2011 John Ribeiro

Salesforce app could be tablet

Salesforce app could be tablet

Salesforce.com Inc.’s announcement of a touch-friendly Web app optimized for mobile devices could finally be the Trojan horse that gets...

September 1st, 2011 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com has double cloud push with Force.com, Heroku

Salesforce.com has double cloud push with Force.com, Heroku

Salesforce.com's acquisition of the Heroku cloud platform last December has led to some confusion about how Salesforce plans to pitch...

May 24th, 2011 Jon Brodkin

Inside an enterprise Salesforce Chatter rollout

Inside an enterprise Salesforce Chatter rollout

In 2009, Den-Mat, dental equipment manufacturing company based in California, ran on severely outdated IT. Employees relied on a 30...

February 2nd, 2011 Kristin Burnham

Okta

Okta

While using cloud-based applications solves some problems for IT administrators, it also creates new ones, including how to handle user...

January 24th, 2011 Nancy Gohring

Salesforce.com buys Dimdim for US$31M

Salesforce.com buys Dimdim for US$31M

Salesforce.com announced Thursday it has purchased Web conferencing software vendor Dimdim for US$31 million, and plans to use the company's...

January 6th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

Salesforce.com wants to woo your IT department

Salesforce.com wants to woo your IT department

Salesforce.com is signaling it wants to start talking to IT departments after acquiring a cloud application platform and partnering with...

December 9th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Salesforce.com buys Ruby cloud-app platform Heroku

Salesforce.com buys Ruby cloud-app platform Heroku

Salesforce.com said on Wednesday it will acquire Heroku, a company that specializes in hosting applications based on the Ruby programming...

December 8th, 2010 Jeremy Kirk

Salesforce.com slams Oracle for selling

Salesforce.com slams Oracle for selling

TORONTO—When Oracle Corp. says it has cloud computing offerings, it’s really not cloud computing, insisted a Salesforce.com executive onstage at the...

September 13th, 2010 Kathleen Lau