Bill McDermott talks to CNBC about ServiceNow and plans to triple its workforce

ServiceNow Will Triple Workforce in 5 Years, Says CEO Bill McDermott

July 15, 2020
Having driven ServiceNow to its first billion-dollar quarter and a $77-billion market cap, CEO Bill McDermott has said the digital-workflow high-flyer will need to triple its employee base by 2025 to keep up with its torrid growth. In a recent interview about the future of work, CNBC’s Jon Fortt asked McDermott to describe a couple
ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott spoke to investors about competition, referencing the Grateful Dead

Bill McDermott Unplugged: ServiceNow CEO Riffs on Oracle & SAP, Culture, Grateful Dead

May 19, 2020
Explaining why he feels ServiceNow is in “one of the really gigantic market opportunities of our time,” CEO Bill McDermott regaled an investors conference last week with his thoughts on that growth rocket, competitive dynamics, the power of culture and even a tie-in with the Grateful Dead. While McDermott’s decade as CEO of SAP was
Bill McDermott, CEO of cloud vendor ServiceNow

How Bill McDermott’s Magic Touch Has Made ServiceNow a Cloud Superstar

May 4, 2020
In his inimitably upbeat fashion, ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott has in just four months immersed himself in the wonky worlds of ITOM, CSM and SAM and turned those into top-priority strategic themes that CEOs are finding simply irresistible. ServiceNow, which late last year lured McDermott away from SAP, is certainly no stranger to steep growth
Cloud Wars logo, showcasing analysis of COVID-19 impact on cloud growth

Will COVID-19 Tank Cloud Revenue for Microsoft, Amazon, Google, IBM?

April 17, 2020
How hard will the COVID-19 crisis hit the cloud growth rates of six Cloud Wars Top 10 vendors with Q1 earnings coming out soon: #1 Microsoft, #2 Amazon, #4 Google, #5 SAP, #7 IBM, and #9 ServiceNow? Cloud Wars Top 10 Rankings — Apr. 13, 2020 1. Microsoft — Bogus “775% surge” went from fake news
ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott announces that the company is hiring more than 1,000 people

Transcending ‘No Layoffs’ Amid COVID-19, ServiceNow Hiring 1,000+

April 16, 2020
Saying ServiceNow is “grateful to be in this position,” CEO Bill McDermott not only joined the growing number of companies pledging no COVID-19-triggered layoffs for 2020 but promised to hire well over 1,000 people worldwide. “We want our employees focused on supporting our customers, not worried about their own jobs,” Bill McDermott said yesterday in
Cloud Wars logo with text: Coronavirus Response: What Salesforce, ServiceNow and Workday Are Doing

Tech’s Coronavirus Response: What Salesforce, ServiceNow and Workday Are Doing

March 18, 2020
As the global disruption of COVID-19 (or coronavirus) intensifies, major tech vendors are reaching out in a variety of ways to support and engage with employees, contractors and other stakeholders. This is the first in an ongoing series exploring those responses. While no doubt all of the superb companies in the Cloud Wars Top 10
ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott may partner with Salesforce or SAP for CRM

Salesforce-SAP Showdown: Will Bill McDermott and ServiceNow Be CRM King-Makers?

February 10, 2020
As SAP mounts an aggressive assault on Salesforce’s dominant position in the huge CRM marketplace, look for one of those cloud giants to partner-up with ServiceNow to deliver breakthrough capabilities in the world’s largest software market. ServiceNow CEO Bill McDermott—who spent the last decade as CEO of SAP—recently offered a come-one, come-all invitation to the
CEO Bill McDermott is helping ServiceNow redefine enterprise software

ServiceNow’s Big Secret: Bill McDermott Redefining Software Business

January 31, 2020
Its record revenues, record stock price, and soaring expectations aside, perhaps the most-disruptive initiative at high-flying ServiceNow is the way new CEO Bill McDermott is helping to redefine and redirect the enterprise-software business. Here at Cloud Wars, we’ve recently made the case on a few occasions that the traditional structure of the enterprise-software business—ERP, CRM,
Cloud Wars analyzes ServiceNow's 2020 challenge: tripling its revenue

Bill McDermott’s ServiceNow Moonshot: Triple Revenue, Become “Most Admired”

January 17, 2020
(Last in our series on the top challenges facing the Cloud Wars Top 10.)   Two months before he officially became CEO of ServiceNow, legendary former CEO of SAP Bill McDermott pushed great expectations almost over the edge when he promised ServiceNow would become “the most admired business-software company in the world.” Oh yeah, and
ServiceNow has climbed to #9 on the Cloud Wars Top 10

ServiceNow Jumps to #9 on Cloud Wars Top 10 behind #6 Google, #7 IBM, #8 Workday

November 5, 2019
With the imminent arrival of outgoing SAP CEO Bill McDermott and his revelation of plans to triple its revenue, ServiceNow has climbed to the #9 spot on the Cloud Wars Top 10 ranking of the world’s most-influential cloud vendors. Accenture slips from #9 to #10 in the wake of ServiceNow’s ascent, which has been triggered