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IBM’s Pick of SugarCRM Creates More Rivals for Oracle

Published on April 30, 2012
by Steve D. Jones

Much has been made of the rivalry between Oracle Corp. and Salesforce.com Inc. in cloud computing. But last week a venture-backed start-up secured one of the richest contracts in business for software to manage sales, marketing and customer relationships.

International Business Machines Corp. disclosed it will replace its Oracle/Siebel customer relationship management software with products made by SugarCRM, an eight-year-old San Francisco company backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson and two other venture funds.

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