Announces 10,700 Customers and 161,000 Paying Subscribers Worldwide

Company's rapid growth is fueled by strong demand for on-demand CRM across small, medium and large enterprises

NEW YORK - July 21, 2004 - (NYSE: CRM), the market and technology leader in customer relationship management (CRM) on-demand, today announced that as of June 30, 2004, the company now has 10,700 customers and 161,000 users worldwide subscribing to's award-winning CRM service. The company added 900 customers and 14,000 paying subscribers in the first 60 days of the second fiscal quarter.

" has democratized CRM," said Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO, "Companies of all sizes - from small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises - are experiencing CRM success with The world is moving to on-demand, and by relentlessly focusing on making each and every one of our customers successful, has become the market and technology leader in on-demand CRM."

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