SugarCRM CEO Wraps Up 2013 and Looks to the Year Ahead

According to Gartner, CRM is expected to reach $36 billion by 2017, making it one of the fastest growing segments in business software. One of the companies leading the charge is SugarCRM, a relatively young company that is quickly making its way to the front of the pack due to innovation and a focus on user experience. In a recent interview, Larry Augustin, CEO of SugarCRM, reflected on 2013 and shared his thoughts on what the coming year will bring for Sugar and the industry as a whole. Continue reading

SugarCRM hailed a ‘Visionary’ in Gartner Report

In late July SugarCRM was positioned as a “visionary” in the Gartner 2013 “Magic
Quadrant for Sales Force Automation” for the company’s vision and execution of that vision. SugarCRM has been on the move and gaining serious momentum recently, especially in the last year or so. For example SugarCRM doubled its number of global subscribers in 2012 and continues to grow nationally and internationally in the mid-size and enterprise sized markets in 2013. Continue reading

CRM System Comparison: Sugar vs. Salesforce (Part IV) The final answer to ‘sugar crm or salesforce?’

We have covered A LOT of information in the previouse articles in this series comparing sugar and salesforce. Past topics include: user experience, mobile, social, intelligence capabilities, flexibility, data ownership, and more. This is the final article in the series, so let’s compare the cost  of sugar vs salesforce and give you our answer to the question ” should I choose sugar crm or salesforce? ” Continue reading

CRM system Comparison: Sugar vs. Salesforce (Part III)

Our CRM system comparison blog series continues with the third article on the CRM system comparisondifferences between Sugar and salesforce.
By now you probably have a pretty good idea which one will fit your needs, but we’re not done yet!  In this article we are down to discussing user experience, mobile, social, and intelligence capabilities. Continue reading

CRM System Comparison: Sugar vs. Salesforce (Part II)

In the first part of this blog series we touched on deployment options, hidden fees, sugar vs salesforcecode availability, code language, and a few other hot topics and how sugar CRM and Salesforce measured up. (if you missed the first article, you can read it here.) in part II we will discuss other important topics to be taken into consideration during a CRM System Comparison such as ability to grow with business, flexibility, data ownership, and more. Continue reading