Announces 12,000 Customers and 185,000 Paying Subscribers Worldwide as of September 30, 2004

SAN FRANCISCO — Oct. 6, 2004 — (NYSE:CRM), the market and technology leader in on-demand customer relationship management, today announced that as of September 30, 2004, the company's customer base has grown to approximately 12,000 customers and approximately 185,000 paying subscribers worldwide.

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