Salesforce.com Acquires Online Conferencing Company DimDim For $31 Million
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Salesforce.com, Inc. (NYSE:CRM) has announced that they have acquired DimDim, a web conferencing company. Salesforce.com paid $31 million in cash for the company. DimDim previously raised $9 million in venture capital funding. To use DimDim, you do not need to install any desktop software.
Users can share documents, share a whiteboard, and video/phone conference through DimDim. Salesforce.com plans to roll DimDim into their own web based collaboration software. Salesforce is even considering rolling DimDim technology into their existing service called Chatter.