Mark Cuban-backed live entertainment app Fireside launches to creators

Amid a deluge of new creator platforms, a startup called Fireside is launching today with what it believes will be a compelling proposition for professional creators in need of a more robust set of to

SugarCRM acquires Node to gain predictive customer intelligence

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 Sugar gains a ton of AI expertise,

SugarCRM moves into marketing automation with Salesfusion acquisition

SugarCRM announced today that it has acquired Atlanta-based Salesfusion to help build out the marketing automation side of its business. The deal closed last Friday. The companies did not share the pu

IBM expands its cloud with SugarCRM platform integration and VMware Horizon Air deal

IBM has been trying to carve out a place for itself as a go-to cloud repository for all enterprise software services — not just those IBM builds itself. And today, two of its earliest partners i

SugarCRM acquires Contastic for natural language-based predictive sales tools

Following its acquisition of Stitch last year, SugarCRM — a CRM competitor to Salesforce — has picked up another startup to enhance the arsenal of intelligent sales tools that it provides

Confirmed: SugarCRM Buys Mobile Startup Stitch, Shuts It Down

SugarCRM, a CRM and open source rival to Salesforce, has made an acquisition to help the company raise its game on the mobile front. It has acquired and is shutting down Stitch, a startup co-founded

Sugar CRM Raises $40M From Goldman Sachs To Drive Growth In Asia and International Markets

<a target="_blank" href="">SugarCRM</a> has raised $40 million from Goldman Sachs to help finance its growth, especially in Asia where the company gets a substantial percentage of i

We Made Every SugarCRM Employee A Salesperson – Here’s How You Can, Too

NEA Leads $33M Round In CRM Developer And Salesforce Competitor SugarCRM

<a href="">SugarCRM</a>, a provider of commercial open source CRM software, has completed a $33 million equity and debt financing round. We're told around $14 million of the ro

SugarCRM Deploys Budget Friendly CRM Sugar Express on the Sugar Open Cloud

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SugarCRM's John Roberts on the Open Cloud

SugarCRM has gone from 3 developers, 154 members, and 396 downloads of its open source customer relationship management software in June 2004 to 40 engineers, 450,000 users, 5.2 million downloads, and

Deals: SugarCRM Gets $14.5 Million, Gets $47 Million

Open source CRM software provider SugarCRM has closed $14.5 million Series D in a round that included original investors Draper Fisher Jurvetson, New Enterprise Associates and Walden International. Su