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Salesforce AppExchange Positioned as a Leader in SaaS Marketplaces Analyst Repor

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Salesforce AppExchange, the world’s leading enterprise cloud marketplace for apps and experts, has been recognized as a Leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Marketplaces For SaaS Sourcing, Q4 2023 analyst report. 

Forrester's evaluation found that “Salesforce continues to be a SaaS poster child and a pacesetter, both generally and in its SaaS marketplace.” It also gave Salesforce the highest possible ratings in the criteria of availability of applications, search capability, product details, peer reviews, global availability, vision, innovation, roadmap, community, and number of customers. 

In addition, Forrester’s evaluation of the most significant providers in the SaaS Marketplace category found that Salesforce “Salesforce has a well-established, big marketplace for SaaS solutions that is widely adopted in its vast customer base. It has also done a lot to foster security, peer reviews, and information and details.”

“We believe this recognition is a direct reflection of the innovation we are achieving with our partners as we scale to serve more and more customers,” Alice Steinglass, EVP & GM, Salesforce Platform & AppExchange said. “Moving forward, we want to bring the power of the Salesforce ecosystem to every product, industry, and customer journey, and believe our investments in trusted data, AI, and CRM will play a key role in that effort." 

Why It’s Important: 88% of IT leaders view app integrations as critical for building connected customer experiences.     
- AppExchange is a trusted marketplace that empowers companies, admins, developers, and entrepreneurs to build, market, and grow in entirely new ways. 
- More than 91% of Salesforce customers, from small businesses to enterprise companies, have installed at least one app from AppExchange. 
-Since its launch in 2006, the platform has grown to include more than 8,000 apps and experts, with over 12 million customer installs.

Fast Facts:
- Partners are building apps on AppExchange to help them extend and enrich their AI and data strategy and workflows, found on the new AI + Data + CRM Collection.
- AppExchange recently announced more than 100 new Tableau Accelerators and expanded its commerce ecosystem for Commerce Cloud customers.

More Information:
- Learn more about Salesforce’s partner ecosystem and visit the AppExchange
- Read more about the winners of the 2023 Partner Innovation Awards HERE.  
- View the Forrester Wave™: SaaS Marketplaces, Q4 2023 report, available HERE.
Amanda Matlock is a Content Writer at Salesforce AppExchange.
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