Einstein, my Dear Watson. As predicted, Salesforce joins IBM at AI's top table.

by Stephen Cummins

Salesforce Guru 0 331 Article rating: 4.5

“I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.” Einstein

Salesforce (the world's most innovative software company according to Forbes) and IBM (the world's most inventive company according to number of successfully filed patents) signed a monumental agreement in the last 24 hours. Exactly two years ago today I wrote an article predicting that Salesforce would go from an almost standing start to joining the top table of software companies in AI. IBM was referenced four times in 'Salesforce.com fixes an eye firmly on Data Science'. The primary predictions have all come to pass and Salesforce is now one of the most important companies in AI applied to pragmatic business needs. More on that later.

Salesforce sails into record territory, and analysts see calm waters ahead

By Jeremy C. Owens

Salesforce Guru 0 324 Article rating: 5.0

Salesforce.com Inc. investors seemed to have mixed feelings on the cloud-software company’s latest earnings report, as the stock hit intraday records early in Friday’s session before falling back to a daily decline.

Analysts, though, had no misgivings, and were quite forceful about it.

How Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff uses artificial intelligence to end internal politics at meetings

by Julie Bort

Salesforce Guru 0 354 Article rating: 5.0

Not only is Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff predicting that artificial intelligence will one day help run everyone's companies — he's already using it at Salesforce.

He has a special, unreleased version of Einstein, the company's artificial-intelligence tech baked into its products, helping him run his company, he told Wall Street analysts on Thursday during the company's quarterly conference call.