buys data provider Jigsaw buys data provider Jigsaw

Summary: The company has acquired Jigsaw, which offers cloud-based data services, which will help to expand's CRM applications

TOPICS: Cloud, Tech Industry
0 said on Wednesday it has acquired Jigsaw, which offers cloud-based data services.

The deal, valued at $142m (£92m), gives a Wikipedia-like business contact system. said it plans to combine its CRM applications with Jigsaw's cloud model for collecting business contact data.

Ultimately, will partner with companies like Dun & Bradstreet, Hoover's and others to build out data. said in a statement that the acquisition marks its "entry into the $3bn cloud-based data services market."

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Topics: Cloud, Tech Industry

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