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CRM in the cloud explained

Jun 16, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

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

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

May 28, 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

May 27, 2015 Clare Hopping

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

Advice

ERP in the cloud explained

Jun 2, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

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

Sales in the cloud explained

Apr 24, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

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

Marketing in the cloud explained

Apr 10, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

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

Case Studies

Cloud, all cloud. Signagelive on life without servers

Jun 28, 2013 Maxwell Cooter

Companies that are 100 percent cloud are a rare breed. Signagelive explains how it made the move

Fighting dementia; the Alzheimer's Society takes the cloud route

Sep 21, 2012 Adrian Bridgwater

It's Alzheimer's Awareness Day today and the Alzheimer's Society is making full use of the cloud to spread its message

How cloud brought a global enterprise back on track

May 29, 2012 Maxwell Cooter

GTA Travel had a problem with some old-fashioned procedures, it's now fully embraced SaaS to become a more connected enterprise

Products

It operates the force.com 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.