|Salesforce To Dominate S.F. Skyline
To power its cloud-oriented operation, Salesforce wants to be closer to the clouds. The company is leasing half the coming 1,070-foot Transbay Tower in San Francisco, to be renamed Salesforce Tower.
|Salesforce Gets Industry Specific
The cloud CRM leader has a new industry-specific strategy for the so-called Internet of Customers. With its new Industries Business Unit, Salesforce.com is optimizing solutions for 6 vertical markets.
|Gartner: IT Spending Rising this Year
IT spending will increase 3.2 percent worldwide this year to about $3.8 trillion, according to Gartner's new Worldwide IT Spending Forecast. That compares with just 0.4 percent growth last year.
|Watson Boosts Customer Engagement
The victory of IBM's Watson supercomputer on Jeopardy! demonstrated that computers could quickly process a vast amount of natural language content. Not surprisingly, businesses are taking notice.