Salesforce is all set to acquire Tableau Software. The deal is valued at $15.7 billion. This will be an amalgamation between the best sales-focused software vendor and data visualization vendor. Read more at xconomy.com
The deal however is still waiting to achieve its regulatory approval. The shares of Salesforce gained 33% following news of its acquisition.
Tableau was in operation since 2013 and some of its popular customers are Netflix, Southwest Airlines, and Verizon Communications. Salesforce is also a leader in the business software world.