Amazon vs Salesforce

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Amazon
Based on 197 reviews.
Salesforce
Based on 106 reviews.
Top Comparisons
Compared 8% of the time.
Compared 35% of the time.
Overview
Amazon Web Services, a collection of remote computing services, also called web services, make up a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon.com. These services operate from 11 geographical regions across the world. The most central and well-known of these services arguably include Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud and Amazon S3. Amazon markets these products as a service to provide large computing-capacity more quickly and more cheaply than a client company building an actual physical server farm.Salesforce.com is a cloud computing company headquartered in San Francisco, California. Though its revenue comes from a customer relationship management product, Salesforce also tries capitalizing on commercial applications of social networking through acquisition. As of 2015, it is one of the most highly valued American cloud computing companies with a market capitalization of $50 billion, It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the S&P 500 index.
Sample Customers
Amazon AWS: Pinterest, General Electric, Pfizer, Netflix, and Nasdaq.
Amazon Lightsail: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
Amazon QuickSight: MLB Advanced Media, Infor, HotelBeds, Gemini, Jivochat, Edmunds.com
Amazon Personalize: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
Amazon Textract: Cambia, Change Healthcare, ClearDATA
AWS Elemental MediaTailor: Seven West Media
Amazon Pinpoint: Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
Salesforce App Cloud: ADP
Salesforce Marketing Cloud: American Express, Financial Conduct Authority, KPN, Merck KGaA, Peterborough City Council, The Chapar, ADP, Financial Times, Stanley Black & Decker, SureFlap, Western Union, Philips
Salesforce Einstein Analytics: ADS Securities, Alstom Grid, American Express, Barclays Bank, Coca-Cola, CoderDojo, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, Financial Conduct Authority
Evergage: Citrix, Walmart Mexico, Lenovo, Texas Instruments, AutoDesk, Carrier, Datto, Mendix, Aramark, Skillsoft, Bomgar
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Software R&D Company
37%
Media Company
22%
Comms Service Provider
9%
K 12 Educational Company Or School
4%
Software R&D Company
54%
Comms Service Provider
9%
Media Company
7%
Retailer
3%
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