Ten things you need to know from Dreamforce 2016: Benioff's keynote, U2, Dreampitch winner, Einstein and product news

Salesforce's annual tech jamboree wrapped up last week, here is what we learned


Dreamforce, the huge, sprawling tech conference put on every year by the SaaS Customer Relationship Management (CRM) specialist Salesforce is difficult to get your arms around. There are 15 keynotes, more than 2,000 specialised sessions, a rock concert and countless auxillary events dotted throughout downtown San Francisco over the course of the week.

Here we have tried to sum up the highlights, particularly the “five transformations of enterprise software” that the company’s spokespeople touted throughout the week: intelligence, productivity, speed, mobility and connectivity.