About BEA

BEA Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: BEAS) is the world's leading application infrastructure software company, providing the enterprise software foundation for more than 15,000 customers around the world, including the majority of the Fortune Global 500. BEA, Tuxedo, and its WebLogic® brand are among the most trusted names in business. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., BEA has 77 offices in 31 countries and is on the Web at www.bea.com.

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Some of the statements in this press release are forward-looking, including the statements regarding the completion, implementation, benefits, and details of the relationship between BEA and Salesforce.com ("Salesforce"); the development efforts, co-branded product delivery and other goals related to this relationship; and the features and benefits of BEA's and Salesforces' solutions. Actual results could differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could cause results to differ materially include risks associated with: any unforeseen technical difficulties related to the development and optimization BEA's and Salesforces' products and solutions; the timing of additional investments of resources by BEA and Salesforce related any joint development and co-branding initiatives; changes in the marketplace for enterprise-wide software solutions, including the introduction or increased sales of products or solutions competitive with BEA's or Salesforce's products or solutions; and any software errors related to BEA's or Salesforces' products and solutions, or the integration thereof. Readers should also refer to the risk disclosures set forth in BEA's 10-Q for the quarter ended July 31, 2003 as filed with the SEC and subsequent reports filed thereafter by BEA from time-to-time with the SEC. The forward-looking statements contained in this release are made as of the date hereof, and BEA does not assume any obligation to update such statements nor the reasons why actual results could differ materially from those projected in such statements.