Development platforms News
September 04, 2015
When Salesforce rolled out its development platform, Salesforce Lightning, it showed promise. But what are the real-world applications of it today?
September 02, 2015
The Cookie Dining debuts a platform business model designed to outcompete established rivals by offering real-time payment, lower commissions and analytics. It will have to grow fast to do that.
August 25, 2015
Salesforce Lightning gets a facelift; Oracle Marketing Cloud buys Maxymiser.
May 22, 2015
Businesses such as Apple, Microsoft and Google have risen to the top largely because they're founded on powerful platforms. How can companies that sell products -- like spices or sprinklers -- benefit from the platform model?
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