Date Added: Feb 2010
For years, companies such as eBay and Google have used cloud computing to bring easy-to use services to consumers. Salesforce.com was a pioneer in bringing cloud-based applications to business users as well. Now, salesforce.com makes available the platform that supports those applications so customers and ISVs can build and run their applications as well, in record time. With the Force.com platform, cloud-based development becomes an integral part of any cloud computing strategy. The world's premier CIOs are redefining their value to the enterprise by adopting cloud computing to deliver additional business value, despite the financial uncertainties of 2009.