The Salesforce CEO is urging technology firms to give more charitably to programs in the Bay Area.
The Salesforce.com CEO admonishes Apple, as well as the movies and books about Steve Jobs' life, for failing to understand and honor the spiritual aspect of Jobs' personality.
Which, of course, doesn't mean that CEO Marc Benioff wouldn't like to make life miserable for his rivals like Box and Asana.
Benioff: "Are you and your company going through a social revolution? It will denote who is successful and who will fail."
Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO and onetime close friend of Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, blames the Oracle boss for the move.
Soap opera split between rival tech billionaires rivets Silicon Valley in free speech snit.
Salesforce.com's CEO Marc Benioff rages against Oracle during his last-minute, rescheduled speech about "the social revolution."
Start-up Zuora may be onto a big idea, but is it ahead of its time? Then again, people said much the same about Salesforce before it hit pay dirt.
At Salesforce.com's annual user conference in San Francisco, CEO Marc Benioff announces AppExchange. Benioff says the directory, currently of 70 applications, will ultimately list thousands. Developers will be able to customize and add functionality to applications based on proprietary software and to sell these applications and components. Everything developed in the AppExchange directory requires paid subscriptions to the Salesforce.com platform. AppExchange is expected to open for business by the end of the year.
Marc Benioff spars with ZDNet.com editor in chief Dan Farber over Salesforce's ability to compete with heavyweight competition in the on-demand software industry.