Forbes has released a list of the most innovative companies in the world (7.21). One of the interesting things from the list this time is that the Apple company which is a firm champion of the most innovative subscription, not this time managed to become champion and ranked only number five position. It is not a sign that Apple is losing its innovation capability, but it is a reliable sign that the innovators in the U.S. more diligent in doing so raise standards of innovation research firms in the country. So which companies are included in the list of prestige, and what are their strong points? Here are three of them.
is a leading provider of cloud computing for enterprise applications. Salesforce.com provides applications for the use of Internet-based computing and storage technology for client companies. The company is designing and developing offerings that can be customized and integrated with other software applications. The company is marketing its services to businesses by way of subscription, mostly through direct sales and also through partner services. In May 2010 the company acquired a Jigsaw. In January 2011 the company acquired Heroku and Dimdim. Salesforce.com is also one company that has the fastest growing technologies in the U.S..
The company which is the largest online retailer in the world is no doubt in terms of innovation. Amazon.com is a pioneer in providing e-book. Amazon.com business focuses on three customers are retail customers, vendors, and companies. The company also derives income from marketing and promotion services, such as the provision of online advertising and treaty co-branded credit card. Amazon.com Web site design in order to facilitate manufacturers sell their products in various categories. Amazon is the manufacture of Kindle e-reader. The company offers customers a membership in Amazon Prime. In February 2010 the company acquire Touchco, touch-screen technology company.
Intuitive Surgical is a company that designs, manufactures and markets the da Vinci Surgical System, which is a super-sophisticated system of surgery. Da Vinci Surgical System is used to perform a variety of specialist surgery, including urology, gynecology, cardiac surgery, general surgery's trans oral surgery. In December 2010 then the company has installed the 1752 da Vinci Surgical System. During the year 2010 then the company introduced the da Vinci e Si-Si system and the da Vinci Surgical System.
Judging from the type of business that was involved by most companies that enter into the list of most innovative companies in the world, it seems the tech sector is still a sector that contributed the most innovation. This is a signal that the technology will make the company more innovative.