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ICYMI: Top 10 Highlights from Dreamforce '14

ICYMI: Top 10 Highlights from Dreamforce '14

After all the months of preparation and growing excitement, it's hard to believe that Dreamforce '14 is over. Four days packed with breakout sessions, hands-on training sessions, keynote speakers, networking, sightseeing, and parties can go by fast — so in case there's anything you missed, here's our rundown of the... Read More»

Marc Benioff Announces Salesforce Customer Success Platform, Analytics Cloud

Marc Benioff Announces Salesforce Customer Success Platform, Analytics Cloud

A traditional Hawaiian blessing and song, plus a surprise performance by The Beach Boys kicked off the second afternoon of Dreamforce 2014. But neither took place simply to entertain the audience. Both were intended to highlight the arrival of Salesforce’s newest innovation, detailed by Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff. Salesforce... Read More»

Hillary Clinton at Dreamforce: Education, Tech, and a Little Bit of Politics

Hillary Clinton at Dreamforce: Education, Tech, and a Little Bit of Politics

One of the highlights at Dreamforce '14 included an appearance by former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in discussion with World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab. Schwab started by recalling when he first met Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff, back when the company had just 12 employees.... Read More»

Neil Young Gives Us the Full Studio Experience at Dreamforce

Neil Young Gives Us the Full Studio Experience at Dreamforce

When it comes to listening to music, are we settling for “good enough?” The artists certainly think so. Listening to compressed digital music such as MP3s is like “seeing a xerox of the Mona Lisa,” according to Elvis Costello. In our quest for portability, we lost more than the charming... Read More»

ICYMI: 5 Highlights from Today at Dreamforce

ICYMI: 5 Highlights from Today at Dreamforce

After months of anticipation, Dreamforce is finally here. We’ve wrapped up the first day of breakout sessions, keynotes, and the opening of the Cloud Expo. Before you head to the Networking Reception tonight, check out five highlights from today. They’re key talking points for mingling with your fellow attendees! 1.... Read More»

Introducing Salesforce1 Lightning

Introducing Salesforce1 Lightning

I recently celebrated my nine-year anniversary at Salesforce. And one of the really amazing things about working here over the years is that you get to see the Salesforce1 Platform evolve from humble beginnings into what is today — an amazing force for innovation for our customers. It’s fun to... Read More»

Wave: Analytics for the Rest of Us

Wave: Analytics for the Rest of Us

In case you missed it, today marks the beginning of Dreamforce '14 — and, in addition to all the happy hours, breakout sessions, keynote speakers, philanthropy, and concerts, that means product launches. One of those includes Wave, the Salesforce Analytics Cloud. It’s analytics for the rest of us: a beautiful... Read More»

Salesforce.com Celebrates 10 Years in Canada

Salesforce.com Celebrates 10 Years in Canada

Oh Canada! This October marks salesforce.com’s 10-year anniversary in Canada. It’s remarkable how much salesforce.com has expanded in the country over the past decade. What began as a tiny hub is now a flourishing group of multiple locations, with our official headquarters in downtown Toronto and additional offices in Halifax,... Read More»

Dreamforce: The Super Bowl of Cloud Computing

Dreamforce: The Super Bowl of Cloud Computing

Every fall, San Francisco is home to Dreamforce, the largest software conference on the planet. It's the Super Bowl of cloud computing, with more than 135,000 registered attendees and five million people tuning in to watch the live stream. And, like any Super Bowl, it is filled with energy, excitement... Read More»

Announcing the 2014 Sales Surfboard Award Winners

Announcing the 2014 Sales Surfboard Award Winners

The Sales Surfboard Awards are a celebration of our customers’ achievements, recognizing the most inspiring sales success stories of the year — and this year’s stories are more impressive than ever. When we brought the awards back for a second year, we knew we had to make them even bigger... Read More»