Brief: Salesforce to acquire Clicksoftware for USD1 billion

Brief: Salesforce to acquire Clicksoftware for USD1 billion

Salesforce is in preliminary talks to acquire Israeli workforce management software company Clicksoftware Technologies Ltd., according to Israel-based Calcalisttech.

The deal discussed values Clicksoftware at around USD1.5 billion, sources said.

If a deal goes ahead, it would be the second significant acquisition by Salesforce in Israel in less than a year after it paid $850 million for Datorama, an Israeli cloud-based artificial intelligence marketing platform.

Officials at Salesforce in Israel declined to comment on the report. ClickSoftware officials were not immediately available for comment.

Salesforce.com, Inc. is an American cloud-based software company headquartered in San Francisco, California