Salesforce is an innovative company behind the world’s #1 CRM platform where employees can access entirely over the Internet — there’s no infrastructure to buy, set up, or manage — you just need to log in and get to work. Its new Lightning Platform gives you the fastest and most complete way to put your customers at the center of everything you do. It helps to understand customers better through their personal preferences, solve any problem faster with access to past customer interactions, and even identify new sales opportunities by analyzing your best customers’ purchase histories. The Customer Success Plan is to Sell, service, market, and build apps on a single platform. Salesforce helps you to sell,service, and market smarter. It also encourages strong customer relationships across sales, customer service, marketing, communities, analytics, apps, and more. Its Customer Success Platform is an ecosystem of fully connected mobile and social tools powered by the cloud.

Microsoft is an American MNC with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software. Microsoft announced a project named Microsoft Azure Information Protection. It aims to help enterprises to protect their data as it moves between servers and devices. In 2004, Microsoft commissioned research firms to do independent studies comparing the total cost of ownership (TCO) of Windows Server 2003 to Linux, the firms concluded that companies found Windows easier to administrate than Linux, thus those using Windows would administrate faster resulting in lower costs for their company, a motion-sensing input device made by Microsoft and designed as a video game controller, first introduced in November 2010, was upgraded for the 2013 release of the Xbox One video game console. Kinect’s capabilities were revealed in May 2013: an ultra-wide 1080p camera, function in the dark due to an infrared sensor, higher-end processing power and new software, the ability to distinguish between fine movements (such as a thumb movements), and determining a user’s heart rate by looking at their face.


Adobe is an American MNC. The company is headquartered in San Jose, California, United States. Adobe has historically focused upon the creation of multimedia and creativity software products, with a more recent foray towards rich Internet application software development. It is best known for Photoshop, an image editing software, Acrobat Reader, the Portable Document Format (PDF), and Adobe Creative Suite, as well as its successor, Adobe Creative Cloud. Adobe is the global leader in digital media and digital marketing solutions. Its creative, marketing and document solutions empower everyone – from emerging artists to global brands – to bring digital creations to life and deliver immersive, compelling experiences to the right person at the right moment for the best results.

Sage Live is a revolutionary new integrated accounting solution that gives you one real-time source of information, so you can look ahead and control your business from the palm of your hand. Sage Live gives you real-time information about your business, so you can make decisions based on what’s in the headlights and not in the rear-view mirror. It can control your entire business from the palm of your hand and makes the process easier, Connecting with thousands of apps makes Sage Live exactly what you need for your business. Sage Live unites the Back Office and Front Office through one real-time source of information, so you can look ahead and work together smartly.


image10 offers the industry’s leading sales acceleration platform built on Neuralytics, a predictive and prescriptive self-learning engine that drives revenue growth by delivering an optimized experience for both salesperson and buyer. The platform fuels sales rep performance and provides buyer personalization with breakthrough innovations in predictive sales communications, engagement tracking, forecasting, rep motivation and has received numerous accolades for its technology and has been named as one of the fastest growing companies by Inc. enterprise customers include Microsoft, ADP and Groupon.

Conga helps businesses get more value from their Salesforce CRM, by automating documents and accelerating sales. The Conga Suite of products, which includes Conga Composer, the paid application on the Salesforce AppExchange, increases the value of the Sales Cloud by simplifying and automating data, documents, contracts and reporting. As a Salesforce Platinum Partner, Conga has built a base of more than 550,000 users, in 45+ countries, across all industries. Thousands of organizations rely on Conga daily to manage and simplify critical business processes. Conga specializes in Document Generation & Report-based Documents for Salesforce, Excel Document Generation for Salesforce, Data Management for Salesforce, PowerPoint Presentation Creation for Salesforce, Contract Lifecycle Management, and HTML Email Creation for Salesforce.


DocuSign is a San Francisco–based company that provides electronic signature technology and digital transaction management services for facilitating electronic exchanges of contracts and signed documents. DocuSign’s features include Authentication services, User Identity management and Workflow automation. DocuSign services are offered either by subscription or for free as an app. Signatures where the documents are encrypted, then treated with a hash to reveal whether the document has been tampered with or compromised.

Cirrus Insight is a customer relationship management (CRM) application developed by Laguna Hills, CA-based Cirrus path that integrates Salesforce with third party services, including Gmail and Microsoft’s Office 365. The application was the first on Salesforce’s AppExchange application marketplace to integrate Gmail with, and it was the ranked #1 application on the site for 5 months in 2012. Cirrus Insight’s core functionality is to integrate Google’s popular Gmail ad-supported free email program with’s cloud-based customer relationship management CRM software. Features include the ability to track Gmail emails and attachments in Salesforce, view Salesforce information in Gmail and other Google Apps, synchronize the Salesforce and Google calendars, and add the user’s Google Contacts to Salesforce.


Ambition School Leadership is a UK charitable organisation with the mission of addressing educational disadvantage. It recruits and trains aspiring school leaders who focus on raising the achievement and attainment of pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds. It aims to change a system that allows children from deprived backgrounds to be educationally marginalised.
Ambition School Leadership was formed in 2016 when Teaching Leaders and the Future Leaders Trust merged. It was announced in July 2018 that Ambition School Leadership would join with the Institute for Teaching to “achieve greater reach and impact in schools”. The new name for the charity has yet to be announced.