Why Does Salesforce Believe Slack Is Worth $27.7B?

Salesforce is a cloud-based CRM (customer relationship management) and SaaS tool used by 150k+ companies around the world whereas Slack is a young firm focused on building the optimal collaboration and communications platform for businesses. Recently Salesforce has confirmed that it intends to buy Slack for an eye-watering $27.7B making it the largest acquisition by Salesforce to date. So what do they…