SugarCRM Delivers ‘Landmark’ Release
September 5, 2007 Alex Woodie
It’s been an eventful few years for SugarCRM, the company behind the development of the open source customer relationship management application. From its beginning as a project on Sourceforge three years ago to its current state as a quickly growing, venture-funded Silicon Valley corporation, the company is accustomed to moving fast. Now SugarCRM is delivering version 5.0 of its eponymous package, a landmark release that company officials hope propels them onto the larger enterprise software stage.
In late August, the company announced that the first beta of SugarCRM Community Edition 5.0, the free version of the open source program,