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The Ratings Game: Salesforce sails into record territory, and analysts see calm waters ahead
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The Best Big Data Companies And CEOs To Work For In 2017 Based On Glassdoor
Forbes • Contributor, Louis Columbus
Key Takeaways from Salesforce's Q1
Constellation Research Blog • Chris Kanaracus
Marc Benioff Touts Amazon as Salesforce’s New Best Friend
Fortune Magazine • Barb Darrow
Data Sheet—Friday, May 19, 2017
Fortune Magazine • Aaron Pressman, Adam Lashinsky
Salesforce beats estimates with Q1 deferred revenue growth of 26%
Venture Beat • Reuters
Salesforce.Com's (CRM) CEO Marc Benioff on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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Salesforce.com: Can't Stop, Won't Stop (But Won't Buy)
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says his company is 'crushing Oracle'
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Author: Will Spendlove, Vice President of Marketing, Salesforce CPQSometimes it seems as if the whole point of technology is just to replace other technology. Better, smarter machines increase the pace of life, which requires even better, even smarter machines, and so on....
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The Ratings Game: Salesforce sails into record territory, and analysts see calm waters ahead
MarketWatchOwens
Salesforce.com Inc. investors seemed to have mixed feelings on the cloud-software company’s latest earnings report, as the stock hit intraday records early in Friday’s session before falling back to a daily decline. Analysts, though, had no misgivings, and were quite forceful about...
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The Best Big Data Companies And CEOs To Work For In 2017 Based On Glassdoor
ForbesContributor, Louis Columbus
Grab A Retirement Saver's Tax Credit Employees would most recommend ThoughtSpot, Wavefront, Kyvos Insights, Looker, Sisense, Google, Domo, SAP, Qubole and Paxata to their friends looking to work for a business analytics, data management, big data platform, or data protection and security...
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Key Takeaways from Salesforce's Q1
Constellation Research BlogChris Kanaracus
By Chris Kanaracus While Salesforce dipped back into the red in its first quarter, after posting modest profits in the previous few, the company remains on a serious growth tear with revenue up 25 percent year-over-year. The full numbers areavailable here, but...
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Marc Benioff Touts Amazon as Salesforce’s New Best Friend
Fortune MagazineBarb Darrow
Amid all the talk on Salesforce's first quarter earnings call Thursday about huge sales deals with "iconic" customers like fashion design firms Diane Von Furstenburg and Ralph Lauren, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff—once again—touted his devotion to Amazon Web Services. In response to...
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Data Sheet—Friday, May 19, 2017
Fortune MagazineAaron Pressman, Adam Lashinsky
Good morning from London, where yesterday I helped host the Fortune CEO Series at Salesforce.com’s U.K. Dreamforce event, a trade-show-like conference to interact with the software company’s customers. Salesforce has become well known for blending doing good with doing well. So when...
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Salesforce beats estimates with Q1 deferred revenue growth of 26%
Venture BeatReuters
(Reuters) — Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N) allayed concerns about a slowing pace of growth after it reported quarterly deferred revenue that came above its estimate on Thursday. The company’s deferred revenue rose 26 percent to $5.04 billion in the first quarter ended April...
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Salesforce.Com's (CRM) CEO Marc Benioff on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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Salesforce.Com, Inc. (NYSE:CRM) Q1 2017 Earnings Conference Call May 18, 2017, 17:00 ET Executives Amy Weaver - President, Legal, General Counsel and Secretary Keith Block - Vice Chairman, President and COO Mark Hawkins - CFO and EVP John Cummings - SVP, IR...
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Salesforce.com: Can't Stop, Won't Stop (But Won't Buy)
Seeking AlphaD.M. Martins Research
Summary Salesforce's earnings summary: a beat on top- and bottom-lines, a next-quarter revenue guidance that exceeds expectations and an increase in full-year revenue and EPS guidance. But GAAP opex as a percentage of total revenues, at over 70%, is back on the...
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says his company is 'crushing Oracle'
CNBCElizabeth Gurdus
After Salesforce reported a 2-cent first-quarter earnings beat and raised its guidance by $100 million for fiscal year 2018, Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff said rival cloud plays simply cannot keep up. "You can really see we are crushing Oracle," Benioff told...
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