Salesforce.com News & Analysis
| Tuesday Aug 27, 2013
From the Seismic Web site
The information in the Salesforce platform is used on a daily basis by marketers and salespeople. This week, content creation vendor Seismic announced its app for Salesforce, so this much-requested information can be readily employed to generate brand approved reports, presentations and other useful material.
| Friday Aug 9, 2013
Since the launch of Office 365, Microsoft has been very guarded with any information about things like use, subscription numbers, and -- most important for business users -- its uptime. Now, however, it made a clean breast of at least the uptime element, giving itself nearly straight A’s for the past 4 quarters.
| Wednesday Jul 17, 2013
Can sales professionals improve their performance with more data and more feedback on their own performance, integrated into their regular sales tools? Salesforce think so, and has released a new Performance Accelerator in its Sales Cloud for that purpose.
| Wednesday Jun 2, 2010
In my last article “Evaluating SharePoint 2010 as an Enterprise 2.0 platform” I did a quick and dirty evaluation of SharePoint 2010 against Prof. McAfee’s SLATE framework. The average score for SP2010 was 7 out of 10 which I characterised as “pretty good”. But the article noted some obvious gaps in the lower scores in some areas. I was contacted by NewsGator (news, site) to discuss how their Social Sites product helps fill those gaps in the SharePoint 2010 “out of the box” Enterprise 2.0 experience.