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Event

Salesforce World Tour - Amsterdam 2017

February 14, 2017

Join us in looking at how the power of the Customer Success Platform and the world’s smartest CRM can help you be your best. Join us for the all-new Salesforce World Tour in Amsterdam on March 9th! Click here for more info

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SpringCM Raises $25M in Funding, Announces New CEO

February 9, 2017

Former Salesforce executive, Dan Dal Degan, joins SpringCM as new CEO, plans global expansion & new jobs with investment

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Software firm raises $25 million, names new CEO

February 8, 2017  - Chicago Business

SpringCM, a fast-growing cloud software company, raised another $25 million for expansion and named a new CEO.

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Streamline or Die: Implementing Workflow Management Systems

January 31, 2017  - CIO Review

In today's fast-moving economy, as companies split, merge, change and develop, it's increasingly necessary to have a tool that can track, manage and coordinate tasks across an entire organization; provide visibility into the business; and forster collaboration and innovation.

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What 6 Chicago tech companies are thankful for this year

November 22, 2016  - BUILT IN CHICAGO

Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the past year and remember what we're thankful for before the new year begins. Usually, we do this with family, but many startup teams feel like families of their own. The Chicago startups we talked to were thankful for everything from their customers to their cold-brew coffee — check out all they're thankful for below:

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How Businesses Can Enable Digital Transformation

November 21, 2016  - Virtual Strategy Magazine

The workplace has come a long way in the past 15 years. New technologies like smartphones, cloud computing and automation have changed the way we live and do business.

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Security Risk in the Age of Cloud Computing

October 19, 2016  - EBN Online

Before the days of cloud-computing, organizations used on premise servers or even file cabinets to store their information. Now, many Cloud Service Providers (CSP) rely on third-party platforms to house and protect their information. With the need to store vast amounts of data, it's cheaper for companies to rent time on servers provided by these platforms. However, if this architecture is not properly designed, a flaw in one client's application would not only allow hackers to access their information, but other client's information as well.

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Automate and Accelerate: 6 Keys to Digital Transformation

October 11, 2016  - Information Age

Business and IT processes are evolving, enabled by technologies like workflow automation and document management software – letting employees work smarter and creating a better customer experience. 

Digital transformation means the use of technologies that empower all employees – not just IT leaders and CIOs – to improve business performance, transparency, efficiency, speed and agility by bringing together previously siloed departments.

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SpringCM Releases G|1 Docs

October 8, 2016  - CMS Wire

SpringCM, a document and sales contract management solution provider, has announced a cloud document management solution for Salesforce customers designed to manage files across teams and organizations.  

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SpringCM Debuts Enterprise Document Management Solution

October 8, 2016  - Built in Chicago

SpringCM is putting its recent $17.5 million raise to use with the introduction of G|1 Docs, an all-in-one solution to power enterprise document management for Salesforce users. By integrating document creation, management and workflows into a searchable repository, users can more easily integrate sales data into communications and content creation.

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Buan Consulting First Gold Certified SpringCM Partner for Systems Integrators; QuickStart Program Launched for Affordable Contract Management Solutions

September 29, 2016

ANNAPOLIS, MD (PRWEB)SpringCM, a leading document and sales contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today named Buan Consulting as its first Gold Certified SpringCM Partner for Systems Integrators. Buan Consulting, also the first SteelBrick (renamed to Salesforce CPQ) Certified Implementation Partner and a Salesforce Silver Cloud Alliance Partner, also announced the kick-off of its SpringCM QuickStart service offering to provide small or medium-sized businesses (SMBs) with a base contract management system.

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SpringCM Announces G|1 Docs, the One Solution to Power Enterprise Document Management in the Cloud

September 29, 2016

SpringCM delivers comprehensive solution to help Salesforce customers centralize their documents in the cloud and migrate from disparate and legacy content tools

CHICAGO – Sept. 29­­, 2016 – SpringCM, a leading document and sales contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today announced G|1 Docs – the one cloud document management solution Salesforce customers need to generate, edit, share, approve and track files across teams and organizations. G|1 Docs complements Salesforce’s strengths as the standard for customer data, providing an enterprise-class solution to store, share, and work with any type of business document within the Salesforce environment.

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SpringCM and Phase One Announce Partnership to Drive Cloud-Based Document Management Efficiency within the Public Sector

September 26, 2016

Phase One Partnership Further Expands Public Sector Presence, Influence

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Workplace Of The Future: How To Enable A Business's Digital Transformation

September 16, 2016  - Field Technologies Online

Workflow automation and document management software support business transformation by creating a highly efficient workplace and a better customer experience

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Bridging IT’s growing generation gap

August 10, 2016  - Computerworld

Do millennials make up a substantial portion of your IT staff? If not, they will soon.  Within a few years, millennials — roughly defined as people born after 1981 — will comprise the biggest demographic in the country, overtaking the baby boomers, who are today's most populous generation. By 2020, one-third of U.S. adults will be millennials, according to researchers at the University of Southern California.

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G2 Crowd Grid for Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Software

August 2, 2016

G2 Crowd helps you select the best Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Software product for your business. The G2 Grid rates products based on the Enterprise Content Management (ECM) products customer satisfaction and market presence. You can select any of the products for a more detailed Enterprise Content Management (ECM) comparison. Only products with 10 or more reviews are shown in the Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Software Grid.

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‘Get Control of Your Contracts’ Is Theme of Upcoming SpringCM Webinar

August 2, 2016

Event Builds Upon Recent Accolades for Contract Lifecycle Management Leader

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Illinois companies raised more money in Q2 thanks to one major deal

July 15, 2016  - Chicago Tribune

Illinois just had its best second-quarter haul of venture capital in years thanks to a single deal, according to one national scorecard.

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The 9 Biggest Chicago Tech Hires in June

June 30, 2016

Chicago cloud-based document management software company SpringCM announced that it has hired Salesforce veteran Dan Dal Degan to its Board of Directors. Dal Degan was one of Salesforce's first 100 employees and started the company's central region. He's also held positions at Oracle, Siebel Systems, Sybase, Ensighten, and Synchrony.

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SpringCM raises $17.5M to expand product offerings

JUNE 27, 2016  - http://www.builtinchicago.org/2016/06/27/springcm-raises-18m

On Monday morning, sales contract management solution provider SpringCM announced that it has raised $17.5 million to accelerate its product development.

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SpringCM reels in another $17.5 million

June 27, 2016

Software maker SpringCM has raised another $17.5 million.

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SpringCM Raises $17.5 Million to Foster Continued Growth

JUNE 27, 2016

SpringCM accelerating growth as more companies seek to automate contract management processes; additional funding to speed up innovation and drive new product releases

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SpringCM Appoints Former Salesforce Exec to Board of Directors

June 6, 2016

Dan Dal Degan added to help drive the company to the next level of expansion

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3 Ways to Improve Compliance in the Contract Process

May 23, 2016  - Modern Marketing Xchange

Whether it’s getting employees behind new rules, new tools or just having them follow the current rule, compliance is an ongoing issue for most companies.

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SpringCM Opens Office in London to Accelerate EMEA Growth

May 20, 2016

Sales Contract Management Solution Leader Appoints Lawrence Buckler as head of EMEA office

CHICAGO, IL

SpringCM, the number 1 global sales contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today announced the opening of a new office in London to meet the demands of the rapidly growing business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

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Your Crappy Document Processes Are Hurting Revenue Flows

May 13, 2016  - CMS WiRE

Where's the money? Obviously, not in your bank account — at least according to recent research from SpringCM, which found it typically takes companies more than a month to sign-off on some contracts.

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Study Finds Need for Visibility in Contract Process to Eliminate Human Error

April 29, 2016  - General Counsel News

Most companies take more than a month to go from the initial “handshake” with a customer to a signed contract because they rely on manual tools, according to a survey conducted by SpringCM, a contract management solution for Salesforce customers. The second annual State of Contract Management report is the result of a survey of more than 800 professionals on their contract management processes and challenges.

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SpringCM Study Finds Contract Management Process is the Longest Part of the Sales Cycle

April 29, 2016

Second Annual State of Contract Management Report Highlights Need for Visibility in the Contract Process to Eliminate Human Error

CHICAGO, IL — Few things are as important to growing revenue as getting the contract signed. Unfortunately, most companies take more than a month to go from the initial “handshake” with a customer to a signed contract because they rely on manual tools. SpringCM, the premier contract management solution for Salesforce customers, announced these findings – and more – in its second annual State of Contract Management report, a survey of more than 800 professionals on their contract management processes and challenges.

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Contract Management Tools Remain in Early Days

April 29, 2016  - EBN

Manual handling of contracts is both error prone and time consuming, and yet most organizations have not yet automated these key business processes. Electronics OEMs should put automated contract lifecycle management (CLM) at the top of their to-do list, though, to achieve high visibility, decrease risk, and streamline complex processes.

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Machine Learning = Smarter Contract Lifecycle Management

April 14, 2016  - CMS Wire

We’ve long been fascinated with the idea of smart robots that serve human society. Think about Isaac Asimov’s “I, Robot” short stories, Robby in the film “Forbidden Plant,” and R2D2 or BB8 in “Star Wars."

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6 Critical Components of Successful Contract Management Software

April 11, 2016  - EBN

Electronics companies are beginning to see advantages to implementing a contract management system, which can help streamline the buying and selling process, and create full visibility from supply chain and procurement to legal, human resources, and information technology.

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The Perils Of Storing Key Content On-Site

March 31, 2016  - Health IT Outcomes

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SpringCM Opens Office in San Francisco to Accommodate Customer Growth

March 8, 2016

Sales CLM Leader Plans to Double Headcount Across Organization

SpringCM, the No. 1 global sales contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today announced a new office in San Francisco’s Financial District to meet the demands of the rapidly growing business.

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Streamline or Die: Implementing Workflow Management Systems

March 7, 2016  - CIO Review

In today's fast-moving economy, as companies split, merge, change and develop, it's increasingly necessary to have a tool that can track, manage and coordinate tasks across an entire organization; provide visibility into the business; and foster collaboration and innovation.

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SpringCM Inducted into ‘Salesforce Platinum Cloud Alliance’ for Streamlined Workflow and Increased Productivity

February 10, 2016  - MarTech Advisor

SpringCM, the cutting-edge document and contract management solution that allows Salesforce customers to control important business document workflows in a secure cloud environment, announced that it has been named a Platinum Cloud Alliance partner by Salesforce. SpringCM’s innovative application helps enterprises simplify the management of contract lifecycles.

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SpringCM Track It for Deal Visibility Shines Light on Contracts and Other Documents

February 5, 2016  - General Counsel News

SpringCM, provider of a global document and contract management solution for Salesforce customers, has announced Track It for Deal Visibility. The app provides sales and legal teams, contract managers, and executives insight into the status of any sales document – SOWs, MSAs, contracts and others – via mobile and desktop devices, including Salesforce1, according to a release from the company.

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Doc Mgt Roll-Up: Tracking Sales Docs

February 5, 2016  - CMS Wire

SpringCM, which provides document and content management software for Salesforce users, just released Track It for Deal Visibility, a mobile app which enables users to track and understand the status of sales documents.

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SpringCM Announces Track It™ for Deal Visibility That is set to Harness Contracts and Other Documents

February 3, 2016  - MarTech Advisor

SpringCM, the top provider of contract and document management offerings for Salesforce customers, has released Track It™ for Deal Visibility, a new app that enables executives, legal and sales teams, and contract managers to gain a deeper understanding of the state of various sales documents. The app supports the Salesforce1 platform along with desktops and mobile devices.

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SpringCM Launches Track It

February 1, 2016  - Destination CRM

Track It follows each document and gives users visibility to avoid contract bottlenecks and to help accurately forecast when deals will close. Data on how long each step has taken in the workflow can then be rolled up into deeper analytics.

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SpringCM Track It™ for Deal Visibility Shines Light on Contracts and Other Documents

February 1, 2016

Mobile App Provides Actionable Insight into Status of Contracts to Accurately Forecast When Deals Close

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the No. 1 global document and contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today announced Track It™ for Deal Visibility. The app provides sales and legal teams, contract managers, and executives insight into the status of any sales document – SOWs, MSAs, contracts and others – via mobile and desktop devices, including Salesforce1.

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SpringCM Releases File It™ 4.0 for Document Management, Powerful App for Managing Content and Contracts in Salesforce

January 22, 2016

Sales Reps Quickly Create, Access, Manage Contracts and Customer Materials from a Single, Secure Central Repository

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the premier document and contract management solution for Salesforce customers, today released File It™ 4.0, a powerful content management platform for easily creating, storing, organizing, accessing and sharing documents from Salesforce objects like Accounts, Opportunities, Cases and more.

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8 Companies Leading ECM Into 2015

January 12, 2016  - CMS Wire

The enterprise content management (ECM) market looks set to change again. According to new research form Boston-based Nucleus Research, enterprises are taking to the idea of storing content on external servers.

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SpringCM Introduces Doc Launcher to Accelerate Generation, Routing and Close of Sales Contracts

November 9, 2015

New tool generates and launches contracts into review using configured templates and smart workflows.

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the five-star rated document and contract management solution for Salesforce, today introduced Doc Launcher to generate, route and close contracts with less headache. This first-of-its-kind tool helps sales, operations and legal teams dramatically streamline the beginning of any contract process by using SpringCM’s powerful document generation capabilities with its automated workflows. SpringCM customers use Doc Launcher to:

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SpringCM Launches Enhanced Clause Library to Boost Legal Team Efficiency and Accuracy

September 10, 2015

Feature Serves Up Pre-Approved Standard and Alternative Clauses, Streamlines the Creation and Negotiation of Contracts

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the five-star rated document and contract management solution for Salesforce.com, today released an update to its clause library feature that further enhances management of contract templates and commonly used legal language.

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SpringCM Integrates with DocuSign to Drive the Digital Transformation of Business

September 9, 2015

Integration with DocuSign Helps Companies Streamline Sales and Legal Operations

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM today announced it has teamed up with DocuSign, Inc. (DocuSign®), The Global Standard for Digital Transaction Management® (DTM), to help customers improve business effectiveness by shifting from manual to digital processes. DocuSign helps organizations of every size, industry and geography eliminate the hassles, costs, and lack of security inherent in paper-based processes to transact business 100% digitally – from anywhere, anytime, on any device.

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SteelBrick and SpringCM Partner to Deliver Enhanced Document Management for Sales Quotes, Proposals and Contracts

August 25, 2015

Configure Price Quote (CPQ) software leader partners with top-rated document and contract management solution provider to help customers close deals with speed and accuracy

CHICAGO, IL and PALO ALTO, CA — SteelBrick, the fastest-growing provider of Configure Price Quote (CPQ) applications built on the Salesforce Platform, and SpringCM, the five-star rated document and contract management solution for Salesforce, announced a new software application, enabling customers to manage sales quotes, proposals and contracts generated with SteelBrick CPQ (Configuration Price Quote) software.

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SpringCM Launches Track It for Deal Visibility to Deliver Unparalleled Control of Contracts within Salesforce

August 3, 2015

Mobile Application Gives Actionable Insight into the Status of Contracts to Accurately Forecast When Deals Will Close

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the five-star rated document and contract management solution within Salesforce, unveiled its new Track It™ for Deal Visibility mobile application today, providing control and insight into the status of any sales document or contract via Salesforce1.

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HP Case Study: Deeper Document Data Delivered

May 27, 2015  - hp | intel

SpringCM poised for massive scalability with HP Moonshot solutions and DataStax Enterprise

SpringCM is a cloud-based enterprise document-centric workflow platform that allows customers to manage contracts, documents, and all types of content across devices and locations. Allowing Salesforce.com users to streamline tasks, automate processes around documents, and work collaboratively, SpringCM is a solution that helps speed the sales cycle while keeping sensitive content secure. SpringCM recently deployed HP Moonshot technology to speed innovation and simplify scaling in its DataStax Enterprise distributed database platform, built on Apache Cassandra.

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SpringCM Signs On as Sponsor of PROS Outperform 2015

March 5, 2015

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, an award-winning document management platform and the leading contract management software provider for salesforce.com customers, today announced plans to serve as a sponsor of PROS Outperform 2015, the premier event for pricing, sales and revenue management leaders. The North America conference is scheduled for March 11-13 at the Hilton Americas Houston, the four-diamond luxury convention hotel located in the country’s fourth-largest city. SpringCM is the newest member of the PROS alliances and partners network.

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PROS to Extend Opportunity-to-Revenue Platform with SpringCM Contract Management

March 5, 2015

Partnership to Develop Integrated Solution to Provide Customers with the Only CPQ + Price Optimization + Contract Management Solution for CRM Environments

CHICAGO, IL — PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a big data software company, today announced a partnership with SpringCM to integrate the SpringCM contract management software with the PROS Cameleon CPQ (Configure-Price-Quote) solutions. The combination will be designed to provide customers with the only end-to-end opportunity-to-revenue platform – with CPQ, price optimization and contract management – for their CRM environments, such as salesforce.com and Microsoft Dynamics.

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Enterprise Mobile Apps: The Time is Finally Right

November 19, 2014  - WIRED InnovationInsights

Posted by Dr. Antonis Papatsaras

Once upon a time, the media was abuzz with the great potential of mobile enterprise apps. They would make companies faster, more efficient, and address the needs of the increasingly mobile workforce. And yet, fast forward to just the summer of 2014. Vision Mobile found that of the 10,000 developers in 130 countries surveyed only 16 percent were developing for enterprises. This is the reality despite the fact that the enterprise market was by far the most financially lucrative space.

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SpringCM one of 2014 Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago

October 30, 2014  - built in chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Built In Chicago today announced the 2014 list of the Top 100 Digital Technology Companies in Chicago. According to Built In Chicago, more than 49,000 people are employed in the City’s technology economy, a 23 percent increase over 2013 and up nearly fifty percent from 2012, and there are now more than 2,100 digital technology companies in Chicago.

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SpringCM Ranked as a Leader in Aragon Research Globe for Mobile Content Management

October 15, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM® today announced that Aragon Research, a research and advisory firm committed to providing high-impact, thought-leading research and advisory services, has named SpringCM a leader in the Aragon Research Globe for Mobile Content Management. According to Aragon Research, leaders have “comprehensive strategies that align with industry direction and market demand and perform effectively against those strategies.”

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Collaborating in the Cloud

October 6, 2014  - 1 to 1 Media

Bridging data and capabilities across channels and departments has become critical as organizations strive to eliminate customer data silos and become more agile in responding to rapidly changing market dynamics. For many companies, cloud-based solutions like software-as-a-service (SaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) meet these needs by allowing for collaboration and connecting internal and external value chains at minimal capital expenses.

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Nucleus Research Report Finds Significant Improvement in Sales Productivity from SpringCM’s Contract Management Application for Salesforce

September 4, 2014

SpringCM contract management customers report increased productivity of sales and legal teams by at least 20 percent

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that Nucleus Research found SpringCM customers using SpringCM’s contract management application with Salesforce reported significant business improvements. Nucleus found that more than half of SpringCM’s customers were able to increase productivity of sales and legal teams by at least 20 percent. Those customers going from completely manual processes experienced even greater productivity increases. The full Nucleus report can be downloaded here.

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Explosive Q2 sales lands SpringCM another $6 million

July 10, 2014  - built in chicago

Cloud content management company SpringC closed a $6 million financing this week, not long after it raised $18 million in April. In total, SpringCM has raised $45 million since 2010.

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Global SaaS-based ECM Market Report with EMC, OpenText, Oracle & SpringCM Dominating

June 26, 2014  - Business Wire

DUBLIN — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global SaaS-based ECM Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

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SpringCM Rated Leader in Nucleus Research’s First ECM Value Matrix

May 9, 2014

SpringCM is the only Content Cloud Services Provider included in Value Matrix

Nucleus Research also highlights SpringCM as an “ECM Vendor to Watch in 2014”

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced its ranking in the Leader Quadrant of the Nucleus Research Technology Value Matrix for Enterprise Content Management (ECM). The Value Matrix is based on functionality and usability, the two core measures that Nucleus has found indicate an application’s ability to deliver initial ROI and, ultimately, maximum value for ECM solutions over time. Nucleus Research places vendors in the ECM Leader category who provide comprehensive, unified solutions that are easily deployed and seamlessly deliver content to a broad range of users within the enterprise.

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What SpringCM's CEO envisions when interviewing somebody for a job

May 1, 2014  - Chicago Tribune

Greg Buchholz, founder and CEO of content-management company SpringCM, discusses technology, innovation, "Tequila Thursday" and the airplane scenario that pops into his head when he talks with job candidates.

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SpringCM looks to be Chicago’s ‘first billion-dollar enterprise software company’

April 28, 2014  - built in chicago

By Carlin Sack

Greg Buchholz, founder and CEO of nine-year-old SpringCM, has a big goal in mind for his cloud content management company: that it will be the first billion-dollar enterprise software company to come out of Chicago.

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Two Chicago companies team up to streamline sales cycles for Salesforce customers

April 28, 2014  - built in chicago

Two tech companies with strong Chicago ties teamed up last week to provide an integrated application that accelerates sales cycles. The partnership between Chicago-based cloud content management company SpringCM and Palo Alto-based Configure Price Quote provider SteelBrick (whose CEO Godard Abel and CMO Will Wiegler are based in Chicago), will allow Salesforce.com customers to streamline all the steps that happen before a quote is generated and a contract is signed.

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SpringCM and SteelBrick Partner to Accelerate Sales Cycles

April 24, 2014

Integrated applications go beyond quote-to-cash with a complete offering for sales effectiveness and efficiency

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, and SteelBrick, provider of easy-to-use Configure Price Quote (CPQ) apps for high-growth salesforce.com customers, today announced the delivery of an integrated application that dramatically accelerates sales cycles. By combining CPQ with document and contract management capabilities, the integrated offering tackles a broad range of sales-related activities that begin when an opportunity is opened and continues after it closes. As a result, salesforce.com customers can accelerate the CPQ and contracts lifecycle and streamline the steps that happen before the quote is generated and after the contract is signed.

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SpringCM Scores $18M In Funding; Plans To Expand Sales And Marketing

April 17, 2014  - TechCrunch

“We don’t have presence of Silicon Valley companies, but we want to change that. We are going to primarily use the proceeds [of this funding round] to amp up sales and marketing,” Bucholtz said.

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SpringCM: With this $18M, we ‘want to be in every fight’ with Dropbox & Box

April 17, 2014  - VentureBeat

The “content cloud services” company based in Chicago, IL., today announced $18 million in new financing that it will use primary to rev up its sales and marketing engine.

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SpringCM Gets $18M To Further Push Its "Beyond Box" Message

April 17, 2014  - Forbes

By Ben Kepes

With all the attention that cloud file sharing vendors Box and Dropbox get, you’d think that every possible use case is covered by their approach towards file sharing, sycnronization and collaboration. Enterprise Content Management (ECM) vendor SpringCM disagrees and believes that true enterprise needs won’t be met by what it views as these “consumer-grade” applications. SpringCM believes that enterprises have security and functionality requirements that simply can’t be met by these solutions that it suggests are primarily focused on delivering a pretty user interface.

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SpringCM Raises $18 Million as Enterprise Demand for Content Cloud Services Takes Off

April 17, 2014

SpringCM expands enterprise sales team and channel operations as companies seek to do more than simply store and share content in the cloud

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that it has received $18 million in funding from existing investors including Foundation Capital as well as new financial partners including Square 1 Bank and Fort Worth, TX-based Goff Capital. SpringCM will use the funding to dramatically scale its direct sales and channel efforts to address the growing demand from enterprises for cloud services that transform the way people find, share, collaborate and work with content.

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Cloud-software maker SpringCM raises $18 million

April 17, 2014  - Crain's Chicago Business

By John Pletz

SpringCM is cashing in on the rush to get a piece of the cloud, raising $18 million in venture funding.

The Loop-based software maker founded in 2005 has raised $50 million. The latest infusion comes from Foundation Capital of Menlo Park, Calif., Boston-based North Bridge Capital LLC and Goff Capital Partners of Fort Worth, Texas.

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SpringCM Announces Salesforce Integrations

April 16, 2014  - Nucleus Research

On April 2, 2014 SpringCM announced the release of two applications that further integrate the company’s enterprise content management (ECM) solution into Salesforce applications to give users direct access to enterprise content in the user interface (UI). Embedding content access into the UI reduces window switching among users, accelerating productivity among sales teams and increasing the ROI for cloud ECM and CRM deployments.

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SpringCM File It, Get It apps bring embedded CM to Salesforce

April 9, 2014  - Fierce Content Management

By Ron Miller

SpringCM, the cloud-based content management system announced a new product this week for Salesforce.com users that provides a way to embed SpringCM technology inside SFDC pages.

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SpringCM introduces Salesforce apps

April 3, 2014  - KM World

SpringCM has unveiled the File it! and Get it! apps for SpringCM for Salesforce. SpringCM for Salesforce embeds a secure content cloud in Salesforce that makes it easier to store, share and work with content—all without leaving Salesforce.

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SpringCM Unveils New File it! and Get it! Apps for Salesforce.com Customers

April 2, 2014

The latest innovation from SpringCM, the Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Award winner for Collaboration, helps salesforce.com customers cut through content hazards that bog down sales and marketing teams

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced the delivery of the SpringCM File it! and Get it! apps for SpringCM for Salesforce, which embeds a secure content cloud in Salesforce. SpringCM’s award-winning application makes it easier to store, share and work with content—all without leaving Salesforce.

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KMWorld Names SpringCM as a Companies that Matters in Knowledge Management

March 1, 2014  - KM World

SpringCM is proud to be named as one of KMWorld's 100 Companies that Matters in Knowledge Management in 2014!

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Are you a mobile blocker or enabler? by Jeff Piper

December 9, 2013  - Information Week

InformationWeek ran a thought leadership article authored by SpringCM's founder and Cheif Customer Officer, Jeff Piper.

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SpringCM Delivers New Share It! Capabilities

November 13, 2013

SpringCM customers can now easily collaborate outside the enterprise with the most advanced Content Cloud Service security features

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced enhancements to the SpringCM platform that make it easier than ever for enterprises to share SpringCM content with people who do not use SpringCM. SpringCM users can now share content with customers, partners, vendors and other external stakeholders, while still taking advantage of SpringCM’s advanced security and content management features. And SpringCM Administrators can maintain security and control by determining, for individual folders and documents, what content can be shared, by whom and how.

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SpringCM announces new release this week

November 13, 2013  - Fierce Content Management

A recent Cloud services provider SpringCM unveiled a new release of its cloud platform geared toward marketers and sales teams, and with an emphasis on security and easier content sharing outside the SpringCM platform.

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SpringCM Announces New Work It! Capabilities for Sales and Marketing Teams

November 13, 2013

Premiering at Dreamforce, the world’s largest cloud event, SpringCM’s new release boosts productivity of Sales and Marketing teams using Salesforce and other cloud apps

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced a significant update to the company’s Content Cloud Service. SpringCM has released new features that help Sales and Marketing teams more quickly surface and collaborate on content critical to lead generation, deal closings, contract management, sales presentations and more.

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Thomson Reuters Foundation Selects SpringCM to Streamline Document Management

October 21, 2013

Charitable Arm of Global News and Information Provider Taps SpringCM to Help Manage and Collaborate on Key Documents

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, the global news and information provider, has selected SpringCM for cloud-based content management.  The Foundation will use SpringCM for document management, version control, file sharing and collaboration.

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SpringCM Customers Modernize Contract Execution Using Content Cloud Services

October 16, 2013

SpringCM’s enterprise-class Content Cloud Services help companies including NCR close more deals faster and capture more revenue efficiently

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM® today announced significant momentum from enterprises jointly adopting SpringCM’s Content Cloud Services and partner applications including Adobe® EchoSign®’s e-signature and web contracting solution to modernize contract execution.

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SpringCM Announces SpringCM Content Cloud Services Integration with Salesforce Identity

October 15, 2013

Now customer companies can enable single sign-on across SpringCM, Salesforce and any other web, mobile and on-premise apps – centrally managed through the Salesforce Platform

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in content cloud services, today announced SpringCM Content Cloud Services integration with Salesforce Identity. Now generally available, Salesforce Identity delivers integrated identity services to any app, on any device – empowering CIOs to enable single sign-on across SpringCM Content Cloud Services, Salesforce and any other web, mobile and on-premise apps – centrally managed through the Salesforce Platform.

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SpringCM Content Cloud Services Streamline Revenue Processes for Oracle Sales Cloud (Fusion CRM) Customers

September 24, 2013

Enterprises can rapidly integrate SpringCM with Oracle Sales Cloud to execute faster sales processes and to deliver more revenue

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — SpringCM®, a Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that the company’s Content Cloud Services have been integrated with Oracle Sales Cloud (Fusion CRM). SpringCM’s Cloud Content Services together with Oracle Sales Cloud provides a single destination for storing, sharing and working with content, from concept to completion, on virtually any device. The integrated solution gives Oracle Sales Cloud users one-click access to sales-related documents, enabling them to better manage content, such as quotes and contracts, throughout the sales process. The integrated solution is now available in the new Oracle Cloud Marketplace.

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SpringCM Content Cloud Services Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

September 24, 2013

Oracle Cloud Customers can quickly and easily discover SpringCM to help execute faster sales processes and to deliver more revenue

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — SpringCM®, a Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced the availability of their Content Cloud Services  solution in the new Oracle Cloud Marketplace.

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SpringCM Accelerates Enterprise Focus, Naming Karry Kleeman Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

July 8, 2013

Seasoned sales executive will drive SpringCM’s aggressive growth plans to lead the Content Cloud Services market

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that Karry Kleeman has joined SpringCM, as senior vice president of Worldwide Sales, reporting to CEO Christopher Junker. Karry, who has extensive experience building and rapidly growing cloud services and content-focused companies, will lead SpringCM’s direct global sales team.

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SpringCM Joins North Bridge Venture Partners, GigaOM Research and Industry Collaborators to Unveil Results of 2013 Future of Cloud Computing Survey

June 19, 2013

CHICAGO, IL

SpringCM, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced its role as a collaborator in releasing the results of the third annual Future of Cloud Computing Survey, conducted by North Bridge Venture Partners, GigaOM Research and supported by 56 other collaborating organizations. This year’s survey is the largest to date, examining viewpoints on drivers, inhibitors and opportunities in cloud computing across a sample of 855 respondents, including business users, IT decision makers and cloud vendors. More than a third of respondents were C-level executives within their organizations.

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SpringCM Named “Hot Vendor” by Aragon Research

June 12, 2013

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced that Aragon Research, a new research and advisory firm committed to providing high-impact, thought-leading research and advisory services, has featured SpringCM on its annual list of Hot Vendors in the Content Management and Collaboration category.

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SpringCM Announces Record Customer Momentum as Organizations Partner with the Leader in Content Cloud Services

June 4, 2013

CHICAGO, IL

SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services, today announced significant customer wins across a range of industries. Enterprises and public agencies are turning to SpringCM to transform the way their employees, customers and partners find, share, collaborate and work with content. And these organizations are extending their use of SpringCM to close the gaps that exist between mission-critical content and key business processes including contracts, employee records, compliance documents and more. 

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Balancing user productivity & enterprise control (AIIM Blog)

May 31, 2013  - aiim community

Is it even possible to balance user productivity with enterprise control? That’s the question SpringCM Chief Customer Officer, Jeff Piper, addresses in his AIIM Expert blog.

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BYOD: Stop Debating and Start Acting

May 23, 2013  - Wired

Allowing employees to “bringing your own device to work” (BYOD) has been a hotly contested corporate political football for the last few years. And like most political discussions today, BYOD is being reduced to the level of Congressional debate: polar opposites staying steadfastly stuck to their opinions, while nothing is done to address a serious problem. Impassioned arguments are bringing us nowhere closer to a resolution, and the risk of inaction is great.

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Stars and Stripes Selects Privia to Deliver Enterprise Content Management with SpringCM Content Cloud Services

May 13, 2013  - Globe Newswire

HERNDON, Va. — Stars and Stripes, the independent media organization for the U.S. military community, has selected Privia, LLC to provide the organization with with an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) system.

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Facebook and SpringCM to Present Case Study on Harnessing Content Cloud Services to Transform Employee Onboarding

May 9, 2013  - The Wall Street Journal

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM(R), the leader in Content Cloud Services for the enterprise, announced that Facebook will be presenting its use of SpringCM for employee onboarding at the HR Shared Services and Outsourcing Summit. Vijay Rao, manager of "peeps" (aka people services) at Facebook, will be presenting with Ben Kiker, chief marketing officer at SpringCM, on "Taking the Routine out of HR - and Putting the Fun Back In." The session will be held on Tuesday, May 14, at 11:45 am at the Hotel Sax in Chicago.

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Facebook and SpringCM to Present Case Study on Harnessing Content Cloud Services to Transform Employee Onboarding

May 9, 2013

Facebook’s manager of “peeps” to share how SpringCM is taking the paper out of new hire paperwork

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services for the enterprise, announced that Facebook will be presenting its use of SpringCM for employee onboarding at the HR Shared Services and Outsourcing Summit. Vijay Rao, manager of “peeps” (aka people services) at Facebook, will be presenting with Ben Kiker, chief marketing officer at SpringCM, on “Taking the Routine out of HR – and Putting the Fun Back In”. The session will be held on Tuesday, May 14 at 11:45 am at the Hotel Sax in Chicago.

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SpringCM Automates Your Document Management and Collaboration Workflow

April 22, 2013

By Ann Augustine, About.com Guide

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100 COMPANIES That Matter in Knowledge Management [KM World]

April 4, 2013  - TMCnet.com

SpringCM makes KM World's list of the top 100 companies that matters most in knowledge management.

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SpringCM Secures Mobile Content

March 19, 2013  - CMS Wire

As vendors push their products onto the cloud and out to an increasingly mobile workforce, content security has never been more important. While always important, the increase in mobile device use has made it become a key issue for enterprises. The latest company to tackle this is SpringCM. SpringCM is an old hand in the content and document management game and with the development of its cloud content capabilities, mobile security and the ability to synchronize content from any mobile device became essential.

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Document Mgt Roll-up: SpringCM Secures Mobile Content, Alfresco Outlines Hybrid Strategy

March 19, 2013  - CMS Wire

SpringCM Secures Mobile Content

As vendors push their products onto the cloud and out to an increasingly mobile workforce, content security has never been more important. While always important, the increase in mobile device use has made it become a key issue for enterprises. The latest company to tackle this is SpringCM.

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SpringCM Delivers Clearly More Security for Enterprises Moving Beyond Content Sharing Platforms Such as Box and Dropbox

March 13, 2013

SpringCM beefs up granular and flexible control of content across all devices, including iOS and Android, and workflow applications to reduce risks for enterprises moving content to the cloud

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services for the enterprise, announced today that it has delivered enhanced security capabilities across its cloud application and infrastructure to support rapidly growing demand for its Content Cloud Services from enterprises. These enhancements enable SpringCM customers to efficiently manage secure, synchronized access to content from any mobile device or application. They also provide enterprises greater control over critical-path content and prevent sensitive data from “walking out the door”.

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SpringCM Furthers Investment in Secure Delivery of World-Class Content Cloud Services to Meet Exploding Enterprise Demand

March 13, 2013

SpringCM invests in the world’s largest, most powerful data center to deliver advanced security, performance and scalability as customer usage increases 600% in last 12 months

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services for the enterprise for the enterprise, announced today that it has augmented its cloud infrastructure to support rapidly growing demand. SpringCM has expanded its delivery strategy to include SuperNAP from Switch Communications, widely regarded as the world’s largest and most powerful datacenter.

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SpringCM update aims to protect mobile content

March 13, 2013  - Fierce Content Management

SpringCM has been around longer than most cloud services, yet seems to have gotten lost in the shuffle of shinier, newer models. Not to be outdone, the company announced a new set of mobile content services this week that protect content on mobile devices on the go.

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Chuck Teubner Joins SpringCM Board of Directors

March 6, 2013  - Yahoo! Finance

Former Sybase, Groove Networks, and USinternetworking Executive to Serve as Executive Chairman.

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Chuck Teubner Joins SpringCM Board of Directors

March 6, 2013

Former Sybase, Groove Networks, and USinternetworking Executive to serve as Executive Chairman

CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM®, the leader in Content Cloud Services for the enterprise, announced today the appointment of Chuck Teubner as executive chairman of SpringCM’s board of directors.

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National Renewable Energy Lab Selects Privia to Provide Enterprise Content Management Using SpringCM Content Cloud Services

March 4, 2013  - Globe Newswire

HERNDON, Va. — The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the only national laboratory exclusively dedicated to the advancement of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies from concept to commercial application, has selected Privia, LLC to provide the organization with an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) system.

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National Renewable Energy Lab Selects Privia to Provide Enterprise Content Management using SpringCM Content Cloud Services

March 4, 2013

HERNDON, VA — The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the only national laboratory exclusively dedicated to the advancement of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies from concept to commercial application, has selected Privia, LLC to provide the organization with an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) system.

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SpringCM Receives Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Award for Collaboration

February 28, 2013  - Market Wire

Salesforce.com Recognizes Top AppExchange Partner Solutions Based on User Reviews; Customers Recognize That Content Matters, Choose SpringCM for Its Enterprise-Class Functionality, User Experience and Security With All the Benefits of the Cloud.

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SpringCM Receives Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Award for Collaboration

February 28, 2013

Salesforce.com recognizes top AppExchange partner solutions based on user reviews

Customers recognize that Content Matters, choose SpringCM for its enterprise-class functionality, user experience and security with all the benefits of the cloud

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CHICAGO, IL — SpringCM today announced it has been named recipient of the Salesforce AppExchange Customer Choice Awards for Collaboration, as selected by salesforce.com customers. In receiving this award, SpringCM joined all the winners in receiving recognition for their ability to take customer success to new levels. Built using the Salesforce Platform, SpringCM is immediately available for test drive and deployment on the AppExchange, the world's leading business apps marketplace, at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange/.