Salesforce bags ClickSoftware

Just two months after it’s acquisition of data visualisation firm Tableau, Salesforce has gone shopping again. This time, it has bagged ClickSoftware for US$1.35 billion.Founded in 1997, the private-held ClickSoftware provides field service solutions using smart technologies.

According to a Salesforce statement, the combined capabilities of Field Service Lightning and ClickSoftware will position the company to lead the way to the future of field service.

The deal strengthens Salesforce in its competition with Microsoft.

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