Category: News

Benioff Highlights Philanthropy and New VC Arm at TechCrunch Disrupt

Benioff Highlights Philanthropy and New VC Arm at TechCrunch Disrupt

When you think of TechCrunch Disrupt and the startups jostling for money and media attention, love and giving may not be the first things that come to mind. Salesforce.com Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff used his time on stage with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington to remind the assembled tech multitude... Read More»

Top 5 Ways to Protect Yourself and Your Company Online

Top 5 Ways to Protect Yourself and Your Company Online

With the continuously changing security threat landscape it can be tricky to understand how to protect your online data. We want to help our customers be more security aware—whether you're using Salesforce or other cloud-based services. Following are some of the best practices we've given our own employees, which may... Read More»

We Want You! Take Our Survey to Win a Free iPad

We Want You! Take Our Survey to Win a Free iPad

Forgive me if I seem overly excited, but today marks an exciting new chapter in the Salesforce Blog: user surveys! Well, one survey, really. We want to check in with you about your experience with our blog. Your feedback will help us create smarter, newsier, better content that (we hope)... Read More»

5 Highlights from Salesforce.com's Sustainability Report

5 Highlights from Salesforce.com's Sustainability Report

Today, we’re pleased to share salesforce.com’s latest Sustainability Report, which details the progress we’ve in our commitment to sustainability over the two years. For us, sustainability—environmental, social, and economic—means using the power of our technology, people, and resources for good throughout our business and in communities around the world. Here... Read More»

Breaking Down the Ice Bucket Challenge

Breaking Down the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge—where people would dump cold ice on their heads for charity—has quietly existed for a while. Former baseball player Pete Frates wanted to take on the challenge, but couldn't because he suffers from ALS. So, he asked a friend to do it on his behalf to help... Read More»

Fourth Time’s a Charm: Salesforce Named “World’s Most Innovative Company”—Again

Fourth Time’s a Charm: Salesforce Named “World’s Most Innovative Company”—Again

For an unprecedented fourth year in a row, Forbes Magazine distinguished salesforce.com as the “Most Innovative Company in the World”—and number four feels just as sweet as our first three titles! Each year Forbes, in partnership with FinStra Consulting, analyzes 526 public companies eligible for the “Most Innovative Company” list... Read More»

5 Reasons Salesforce Admins Can't Miss Dreamforce

5 Reasons Salesforce Admins Can't Miss Dreamforce

Every year from administrators we hear, “I didn’t realize what was possible within Salesforce before coming to Dreamforce.” This year is no different. In fact, this year you’ll realize that the possibilities are endless. The Dreamforce Agenda Builder goes live in September, and we want to make sure you are... Read More»

Sneak a Peek at Salesforce.com’s New Atlanta Office!

Sneak a Peek at Salesforce.com’s New Atlanta Office!

We’re thrilled to announce the opening of our new office in Atlanta! Salesforce.com is in the Atlanta Plaza, which is located in the Buckhead district, a part of town quickly becoming Atlanta’s tech hub. While Atlanta Plaza was home of the Pardot headquarters, the newly expanded offices will now house... Read More»

Industries At Dreamforce and Beyond

Industries At Dreamforce and Beyond

Salesforce.com is transforming the way global industry leaders connect with customers. We understand the challenges facing your industry, and know the importance of giving your customers what they want. Salesforce.com’s powerful solutions are helping global industry leaders build deeper customer relationships across every channel. And we can do the same... Read More»

Gartner Positions Salesforce.com as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for SFA

Gartner Positions Salesforce.com as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for SFA

Eight years running—Salesforce lands in the Leader quadrant in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Sales Force Automation. Hard-earned and well deserved, eight years is a long time to hold a lead, especially in the face of worthy competition. For those not familiar with this report, it is perhaps the penultimate... Read More»