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Palo Alto Networks, Splunk and Salesforce Drove Nasdaq Up

Following slow start of the year, tech companies began to come to life. As Palo Alto Networks, Splunk and Salesforce.com brought Nasdaq to soar 2% in the last five trading days.

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Oracle

Oracle's turn to cloud; Can it strike the balance cord?

American technology giant in global database industry Oracle Corporation is shifting its focus on cloud offerings. Of late the database major has been facing stiff competition from new technology companies which offer cost-effective solutions via the internet. The shift to cloud could affect Oracle's revenues coming from business fee from existing customers running Oracle software at their data centers, analyses technology experts.

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ZeroCater

ZeroCater soars $100M sales starting from only $7,000

ZeroCater , the on-site catering service, has gained revenue of $100M in four years with $1.5M funds from Y Combinator and other individual investors. Founder Arram Sabeti started the company with only $7000.

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Salesforce

SAP says not considering acquiring Salesforce.com

German business software company SAP (SAPG.DE) said on Friday it is not considering acquiring online rival Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N), after a news report suggested the leaders of the two companies had held talks about strategic alliances last year.

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SAP AG

SAP to cut 2,250 posts while creating similar number in refocusing

Business software maker SAP SE (SAPG.DE) will cut about 2,250 posts, or around 3 percent of its global workforce, while creating a similar number in expanding parts of the company, as it accelerates a push to sell its products via the Internet.

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Salesforce

Salesforce to invest in new tower in San Francisco

The CRM giant Salesforce would invest in a new building tower in San Francisco valued USD560 million, reported TechCrunch.

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General Colin Powell

Salesforce adds General Colin Powell to Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Salesforce.com now has its 11th member in the person of General Colin Powell, a highly-accomplished four-star general in the US Army, TechCrunch reported.

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FireLayers

YL Ventures-backed FireLayers gets out of stealth mode to provide cloud security tools

FireLayers, a cloud security startup backed by YL Ventures, has taken itself out of stealth mode. The startup provides tools that allow companies to securely use cloud applications.

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Adallom

US security startup Adallom bags $15M in Series B funding

Menlo Park, California-based security startup Adallom bagged $15 million in a Series B funding round led by Index Ventures to boost its sales presence and development projects.

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Adallom

US security startup Adallom bags $15M in Series B funding

Menlo Park, California-based security startup Adallom bagged $15 million in a Series B funding round led by Index Ventures to boost its sales presence and development projects.

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Invoca

US-based call marketing firm Invoca secures $20M in Series C funding

California, US-based call marketing company Invoca raised $20 million in a Series C funding round led by Accel Partners for its workforce expansion and product development.

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Ifbyphone

US marketing tech firm nabs $9M in Series D round

Illinois, US-based marketing technology company Ifbyphone raised $9 million in a Series D funding round led by growth equity firm River Cities Capital Funds to beef up its workforce.

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Stride

KISSmetrics founders buy bootstrapped Seattle CRM company Stride

Seattle, US-based customer relationship management (CRM) company Stride has been acquired by KISSmetrics and Crazy Egg founders Neil Patel and Hiten Shan, who plan to market the service and make it easier to use.

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Selligy

Selligy lands USD2.8 million in Series A round

California-based company Selligy raised USD2.8 million in a Series A round to fund the integration of its customer relationship management (CRM) app with iPad and Android devices.

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Oracle

CORRECTION: Oracle expects US$38.87 billion in revenues for fiscal year 2014

Oracle signed a nine-year deal with Salesforce to boost its efforts on cloud computing and hardware enterprise.

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