Tags: Benioff

Are the days of MS Office global dominance numbered?

When Salesforce acquired Quip just before Dreamforce last year ET thought it was a move that might in time shake up the office automation software market. It is market dominated by Microsoft Office, one that Google Apps is trying and not quite succeeding to crack. Salesforce has now revealed its next generation of Quip and…

Apttus continues and prepares for growth

Apttus has enjoyed another successful year as one of the leaders in Quote-to-Cash software. Revenue continued to climb in 2016 and growth was more than 50% year on year. This is the fourth straight year that Apttus has achieved this level of growth. The company has also grown substantially. It now has 1,200 employees spread across eight…

IBM brings AI to Salesforce pack

IBM and Salesforce have jointly announced a strategic partnership. It will see Salesforce Einstein leveraging IBM Watson to enhance the artificial intelligence available to Salesforce customers. The partnership also sees the creation of a new business practise within Bluewolf to deliver cognitive solutions. The third part of the agreement will see IBM rolling out service…

Sales Cloud – “Better than Oracle’s entire cloud business” -Benioff

Closing in on $10 billion run rate Salesforce have released their fourth quarter and annual results. Revenues for this quarter were $2.29 billion, up 27% year over year and up 28% in constant currency. The full year revenues were $8.39 billion, up 26% year over year. This led to Benioff commented on the next fiscal…

Unit4 boosted by Jeremy Roche CPO role

Unit4 has announced that Jeremy Roche, former CEO of FinancialForce will rejoin the senior management team as Chief Product Officer. He takes over from Ivo Totev who is stepping down from the role after a two month handover. Roche served as COO at Unit4, for the first three years he was CEO at FinancialForce. He…