Salesforce Buys Slack for $27.7 Billion
Salesforce Buys Slack for $27.7 Billion

Salesforce announced that it is buying Slack for $27.7 billion in cash and stock. The company says that combining Slack with Salesforce Customer 360 will be transformative for customers and the industry.

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Microsoft Teams Taking On Zoom With 24-Hour Free Meetings

Microsoft is ramping up its competition with Zoom by offering 24-hour meetings with its free Teams plan.

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna On Hybrid Cloud: Microsoft and Amazon Likely Partners
IBM CEO On Hybrid Cloud: Microsoft and Amazon Likely Partners

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna says that Microsoft and Amazon will be partners with IBM on the hybrid cloud via their Red Hat technology platform.

ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott: COVID Has Accelerated Digital Transformation
ServiceNow CEO: COVID Accelerated Digital Transformation

Bill McDermott, CEO of ServiceNow, discusses how COVID has exacerbated “broken systems” and has accelerated the digital transformation of companies around the world.

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Zoom COO: Transaction Fees Possible For New OnZoom Service

Zoom COO Aparna Bawa says that Zoom is open to experimenting with transaction fees for its new OnZoom service targeting video delivered services like piano lessons.

The Software Decade Is Now - Altimeter Capital partner Kevin Wang
The Software Decade Is Now

Kevin Wang, Snowflake board member and Altimeter Capital partner, says that the next decade looking ahead is going to be the Software Decade.

VMware COO Sanjay Poonen: We Are So Happy That Zoom Exists
VMware COO: We Are So Happy That Zoom Exists

VMware COO Sanjay Poonen says that Zoom has changed the future of work. “I first saw Zoom on my phone and it was beautiful.”

Dropbox CEO Drew Houston: Virtual First Reinvents Work
Dropbox CEO: Virtual First Reinvents Work

Drew Houston, co-founder and CEO of Dropbox, says that starting today, Dropbox is becoming a Virtual First company. Remote work will be the primary experience for all employees and the day-to-day default for individual work

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Twilio Acquiring Customer Data Company Segment

Twilio has announced it is acquiring Segment, a leading customer data platform.

Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson: COVID Accelerated Digital Transformation
Twilio CEO: COVID Accelerated Digital Transformation

Jeff Lawson, CEO of Twilio, discusses how COVID has accelerated the massive movement toward digital transformation by enterprises.