The Structure 50: The Top 50 Cloud Innovators

Salesforce.com

Founded 1999
Investors Public Company
Structure50 Topic Big Data Storage
Description The original Software-as-a-Service pioneer, Salesforce.com has launched (and bought) a host of cloud-based applications, services and platforms in recent years.
GigaOM’s Take Salesforce.com has continued to innovate around offering enterprises cloud-based Software-as-a-Service, but has really expanded its scope lately by wooing developers with its Database.com service and acquiring popular Ruby PaaS provider Heroku as an additional application platform.