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A SonicWall cloud bug exposed corporate networks to hackers

September 2, 2020 0

A newly discovered bug in a cloud system used to manage SonicWall firewalls could have allowed hackers to break into thousands of corporate networks. Enterprise

Zoom’s Q2 report details some of the most extraordinary growth I’ve ever seen

September 1, 2020 0

Huge customer demand drove profit metrics through the roof Alex Wilhelm 8 hours Many companies have posted the occasional big quarter. These outsized periods may

SaaS stocks survive earnings, keeping the market warm for software startups, exits

August 28, 2020 0

We’re on the other end of nearly every single SaaS earnings report that you can name, with the exception of Slack, and shares of software

Salesforce confirms it’s laying off around 1000 people in spite of monster quarter

August 27, 2020 0

In what felt like strange timing, Salesforce has confirmed a report in yesterday’s Wall Street Journal that it was laying off around 1000 people or

How Salesforce beat its own target to reach $20B run rate ahead of schedule

August 27, 2020 0

Salesforce launched in 1999, one of the early adherents to what would eventually be called SaaS and cloud computing. On Tuesday, the company reached a

Unity, JFrog, Asana, Snowflake and Sumo Logic file for IPOs in rapid-fire fashion

August 25, 2020 0

We can’t do a column on each, so here’s a super-long roundup Alex Wilhelm 7 hours After far too few startups appeared ready to take

SugarCRM acquires Node to gain predictive customer intelligence

August 24, 2020 0

SugarCRM announced this morning it has acquired customer intelligence startup, Node. The companies did not reveal the purchase price, but the deal has closed. While

Box CEO Aaron Levie says thrifty founders have more control

August 22, 2020 0

‘Get as close to revenue being equal to your expenses as you can possibly get to’ Ron Miller 1 day Once upon a time, Box’s

Cobalt.io grabs $29M Series B to continue building out pentesting platform

August 20, 2020 0

The promise of SaaS has always been about taking tedious, expensive manual tasks and finding a way to build a platform to automate them. Cobalt.io

EU-US Privacy Shield is dead. Long live Privacy Shield

August 11, 2020 0

As the saying goes, insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. And so we arrive at the news,