Top 10 Online Companies by Valuation in World 2015
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Salesforce.com is a San Francisco based cloud computing company.
It was founded by Oracle executive Marc Benioff, Parker Harris, Dave Moellenhoff, and Franc Dominguez, in 1999. It specialized in software as a service (SaaS). It raised US$110 million in June 2004 when it went public. Most of the revenue of salesforce comes from a Customer Relationship (CRM) product. It can be divided into various categories like Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Data Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Analytics Cloud and Custom Cloud. Apart from the web interface, it also offers a Web service API. In September 2014, it started a venture capital firm to fund mobile-phone app making start-ups. It has a lot of acquisitions under its belt.