Salesforce Has Held Talks to Purchase Slack Applied sciences
By Cara Lombardo, Liz Hoffman and Dana Cimilluca
Salesforce.com Inc. has lately been in talks to purchase Slack Applied sciences Inc., based on folks acquainted with the matter, a deal that might mark a giant transfer by the corporate-software maker into workplace communications.
Any deal would probably value Slack at greater than its present market capitalization of $17 billion and symbolize Salesforce‘s largest acquisition ever. There isn’t a assure the talks will result in a deal and Salesforce may in the end decide on one other goal, a few of the folks mentioned.
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–Maureen Farrell contributed to this text.
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