It operates the cloud platform, which is used for building and running business applications, and also has an enterprise collaboration application called Chatter. It started as a SaaS provider, became known for CRM and has now expanded into the social enterprise arena.

Microsoft and Salesforce buddy up further in the cloud

News 17 Sep, 2015 Maggie Holland

Not only is the partnership going from strength to strength, Microsoft is also first customer to use the new Thunder platform

Ticketmaster applies intelligent cloud to personalise customer experience

News 16 Sep, 2015 Maggie Holland

Ticket sales engine hopes use of Salesforce Marketing Cloud will boost satisfaction and revenue on customer and client side

Salesforce puts Big Data analysis from IoT in control of "mere mortals"

News 15 Sep, 2015 Maggie Holland

New IoT Cloud aims to give both business and IT people a way of unlocking insight and value from connected devices

SalesforceIQ aims to make selling process more intelligent

News 15 Sep, 2015 Maggie Holland

Company starts to bear fruits of July 2014 acquisition of RelateIQ

Salesforce's healthcare cloud 'gives full view of patient'

News 4 Sep, 2015 Rene Millman

Firm aims to build patient relationships through health tech apps

Salesforce adds buy button for quick sales

News 14 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

The button allows companies to add buy buttons in online communities

Sales in the cloud explained

Advice 12 Aug, 2015 Maxwell Cooter Rene Millman

We take a look at the role cloud plays in the world of sales...

Marketing in the cloud

Advice 12 Aug, 2015 Maxwell Cooter Rene Millman

We take a look at marketing and how the cloud can benefit firms in these areas.

Vendors lack integrated e-commerce proposition in cloud-based marketing

News 29 Jul, 2015 Rene Millman

Ovum report puts Adobe ahead of IBM, Oracle and Salesforce in digital marketing

Tata hooks customers up to Salesforce cloud

News 20 Jul, 2015 Joe Curtis

CRM giant is the latest partner of Tata’s IZO platform, which connects users to various cloud services

CRM in the cloud explained

News 16 Jun, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

How can the cloud help enhance the customers/sales relationship? Max Cooter takes a look at CRM in the cloud...

ERP in the cloud explained

Advice 2 Jun, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

What role will the cloud play in ERP implementations both now and in the future? Max Cooter takes a look...

Salesforce buddies up with Big Data partners to build analytics for the masses

News 28 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Cloud giant lets users chuck data into partners’ platforms, analyse it, then app delivers the insight

Salesforce was too expensive for Microsoft, sources reveal

News 27 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Although the tech giant was tempted to buy the CRM platform, the price was too high for Microsoft's pockets

Salesforce integrates Community Cloud with Google Drive

News 21 May, 2015 Maggie Holland

Cloud giant updates offering to help users engage better with their customers

Salesforce ecosystem 'to create 50,000 jobs by 2018'

News 21 May, 2015 Maggie Holland

Cloud giant's focus on UK 'will add £5.6bn to economy'

Oracle rules out grab for Salesforce - who's left?

News 1 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

We assess which cloud players might be behind a takeover bid for the CRM specialist

Salesforce moves into HR with new platform

News 24 Apr, 2015 Clare Hopping

Salesforce for HR provides managers with analytics and staff with progression paths

JustGiving achieves 95% customer satisfaction with cloud

News 1 Apr, 2015 Clare Hopping

NewVoiceMedia’s ContactWorld for Service solution, built on Salesforce1 ensures JustGiving can provide a fast and personalised response

Salesforce breathes new life into Social Studio

News 19 Nov, 2014 Maggie Holland

SaaS giant Salesforce is putting social media 'listening' capabilities at heart of product portfolio