Can Salesforce.com Grow Into a $10 Billion Company?

It can, if it can grow its service and marketing clouds into billion-dollar businesses, one analyst says.

New Relic Taps Salesforce President Koplow-McAdams as Revenue Chief

The move confirms an ATD report from September.

Salesforce Strikes Cloud Partnership With HP

And, as its big Dreamforce conference got under way in San Francisco, the company reported earnings roughly in line with expectations.

Salesforce Went Down for About Three Hours Today in North America and Europe

It’s all in the timing.

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Identity: The Connective Tissue of the Internet of Things

Connected devices are becoming inextricably tied to identity.

Jive and Okta Team Up in the Cloud

It’s the second such alliance for Jive.

Shake-Up: Salesforce Taps New CMO as Two Presidents Head for Exits

Sources say the departures are related to the June hiring of former Oracle exec Keith Block as president and vice chairman.
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Look at This Impressive List of Startups Headed by Salesforce.com Alumni

An old tradition: One company begets many.

Stealth Security Startup Illumio Secures $34 Million From General Catalyst

A big investment in securing virtual machines.

Salesforce.com and Workday Team Up in the Cloud

With so many shared customers already, it makes sense.