On May 30th, according to media reports, software service provider Salesforce launched a new platform to help customers build blockchain applications. Adam Caplan, senior vice president of Salesforce's emerging technology division, said the company plans to launch the platform, called Salesforce Blockchain, more widely next year, but is still considering price details. It is understood that Salesforce is a veteran technology company and a provider of enterprise customer relationship management software. The company was founded in 1999. Founder Marc Benioff is a former Oracle executive. The company was listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 2004.