Category: Salesforce Acquisitions

News from companies that merged or acquired by Salesforce.

How MuleSoft and Slack make operations human again

MuleSoft This post was written by Ramsankar Ananthan and Nicholas Keune. The need for operational notifications One key rule in IT operations management includes knowing when (and why) something breaks and how to resolve those incidents. The best IT operations…

How a Shark Tank Pitch Led Zoobean’s Founders in an Unexpected Direction

Heroku Every entrepreneur wonders: “Will my startup sink or swim?” When Felix Brandon and his wife Jordan Lloyd Bookey launched Zoobean, a startup focused on children’s reading, they found themselves swimming in rough waters early on. A few months after…

What’s really getting in the way of implementing speed and agility at scale

MuleSoft Back in 2016 — a lifetime in microservice years — a MuleSoft colleague, Matt McLarty, myself, and two others released the book “Microservice Architecture.” One of the things we pointed out in that book was the need to harmonize…

New in Tableau Catalog: Improved search and monitoring for data quality warnings

Tableau Kate Grinevskaja Product Manager, Tableau Prep Kristin Adderson April 12, 2021 – 10:59pm April 14, 2021 Data discovery and trust have been core principles of Tableau Catalog (part of Tableau Data Management) since its introduction with Tableau 2019.3. With…

Enhancing Security – MFA with More Options, Now Available for All Heroku Customers

Heroku Customer Trust is our highest priority at Salesforce and Heroku. It’s more important than ever to implement stronger security measures in light of increasing security threats that could affect services and apps that are critical to businesses and communities….

How to build a culture of diversity & inclusion

MuleSoft In this important episode, we’re joined by a group of incredible leaders to discuss the state of diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce and steps leaders can take to drive progress and change. Tune in to hear candid commentary…

Community Solutions, a Tableau partner, receives $100M grant from MacArthur Foundation

Tableau Jason Schumacher Kristin Adderson April 8, 2021 – 1:54pm April 8, 2021 On behalf of everyone at Tableau, I want to offer heartfelt congratulations to Community Solutions on winning the prestigious MacArthur Foundation’s 100&Change competition. The $100 million grant…

Adopting a Data Culture: Four takeaways from a conversation with public sector leaders

Tableau Jackie Yeaney EVP of Marketing, Tableau Kristin Adderson April 7, 2021 – 3:17pm April 7, 2021 This post draws on a conversation I had during the 2021 Tableau Government Summit with Josh Martin, Chief Data Officer at the State…

Introducing eContext Keyword Classifier for Datorama Marketplace

Datorama Today, we’re excited to announce that eContext has developed the eContext Keyword Classifier app, generally available now on the Datorama Marketplace. The Datorama Marketplace is a one stop shop for marketing intelligence, allowing users to discover apps and test…

Introducing Datorama TotalConnect Enhancements: Maximize Time Spent Optimizing with Less Manual Data Management

Datorama How much time do you spend on data preparation and QA? If it is more than you would like, you are not alone. Gartner’s 2020 Marketing Data and Analytics survey found that 64% of analysts’ time is spent on…