Salesforce Spending $100 Million A Year To Host On Amazon’s Cloud (AWS)

Salesforce announced that it has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider. “We are excited to expand our strategic relationship with Amazon as our preferred public cloud infrastructure provider,” said Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO, Salesforce. “There is no public cloud infrastructure provider that is more sophisticated or has more robust enterprise capabilities… Continue reading Salesforce Spending $100 Million A Year To Host On Amazon’s Cloud (AWS)

MegaZebra Gets Millions In Funding

Here’s some happy news to end the week on: MegaZebra, a developer that specializes in social games, has raised a lot of money.  Doughty Hanson Technology and Kizoo Technology Ventures announced yesterday that they’ve made a significant investment. Unfortunately, the exact details haven’t been disclosed, so we can’t say convert the deal into a specific… Continue reading MegaZebra Gets Millions In Funding

Seesmic Raises $4 Million

After a false start or two, it’s finally beginning to seem like the economy is recovering, and app makers aren’t getting left behind.  Seesmic, which deals in social applications, announced this morning that it’s raised $4 million in a new round of funding. The money comes from Salesforce.com and a company managed by Softbank Holdings,… Continue reading Seesmic Raises $4 Million