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SaaS CRM and CRM on demand implementation News
January 31, 2012
Salesforce.com has turned its acquisition of Assistly into a new customer service application, targeted specifically at the SMB market.
December 22, 2011
In 2011, CRM professionals were faced with acquisitive vendors, a social tidal wave, a push for mobile computing and the never-ending demands for better, faster customer management systems.
November 08, 2011
Industry consultant and CRM Idol judge Denis Pombriant shares his thoughts on the evaluation process that picked the top new CRM applications in the market.
September 27, 2011
Salesforce.com may have focused on the social enterprise at Dreamforce, but its cloud-based programming tools are grabbing customer’s attention, too.
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Salesforce.com rolled out the red carpet for its collaboration with CVM Technology when it put the company's supply-chain management tool on Force.com. Continue Reading
On-demand CRM applications are becoming more commonplace in enterprise organizations, midmarket companies and small businesses across the globe. But the on-demand CRM market is filled with buzzwords and technical jargon, making it a difficult to ... Continue Reading
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What’s the best way to present your case for a Siebel CRM upgrade? Expert William Band breaks down the process behind an application upgrade for Siebel. Continue Reading
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One reader asks how to calculate projected costs for a rollout of Software as a Service (SaaS) CRM at more than twenty locations. Read Denis Pombriant's advice here. Continue Reading