Analysis: Salesforce.com takes a leaf out of Facebook

Sooraj Shah
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Will Salesforce.com's Facebook-inspired social vision win friends and influence people?

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff has boldly claimed that his company’s strategy is to attempt to create “the Facebook for the enterprise”. Presumably his vision is based on the popularity of Faceboo...

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