Bright shiny object syndrome

How CIOs can avoid ‘bright shiny object syndrome’ with the Internet of Things

When you host a conference session about the Internet of Things but refer to it, for some reason, as the...

November 3rd, 2014 Shane Schick

Salesforce, Microsoft forge ahead with alliance at Dreamforce

SAN FRANCISCO —’s unlikely alliance with Microsoft Corp. will eventually see more Salesforce mobile apps made available for Windows...

October 16th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Cloud Safe

Skyhigh app gives governance protection to Salesforce suite

A cloud data governance solution has added an app specifically designed for Salesforce to help enterprises comply with both their security...

October 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Adobe hack might be worse than thought: Report

Salesforce warns subscribers of malware threat

In theory, cloud computing should  be safer than dealing with on-premise applications, which have to be tested before patching to ensure...

September 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Salesforce by the numbers is arguably the poster boy for software as a service. The cloud-based customer relationship management offering is the first...

March 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Oracle developing marketing software suite from acquisitions

Oracle Corp. is merging marketing software for companies it has recently purchased to develop a unified marketing suite targeted against...

February 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Call Centre Staff

ShoreTel integrates with Salesforce

ShoreTel has integrated two of its unified communications platforms with Salesforce CRM so users of the cloud customer relationship management...

February 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Oracle now gunning for Amazon, Salesforce

Database management systems company Oracle Corp. is no longer interested in competing against rivals IBM Corp. and SAP AG; it’s...

January 30th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Quirky Tech Tales from 2013

Information technology, by its nature, attracts a crowd that’s by turns creative, analytical and strictly process-oriented. And that quirkiness seems...

January 2nd, 2014 Dave Webb