Salesforce.com Recognized as Industry Leader Winning Two UK Business Software Satisfaction Awards
London – October 18, 2007
Company takes top honors with Best Small Business CRM Software and the Best On-Demand CRM
– Salesforce.com [NYSE: CRM], the
market and technology leader in on-demand business services, today announced it received two top
honors at the Business Software Satisfaction Awards. Salesforce.com won the awards for Best Small
Business CRM Software and the Best On-Demand CRM Software awards, beating competition from
Nominated by readers of Sift Media publications such as MyCustomer.com, the Business Software
Satisfaction Awards are judged on ease of use, reliability, functionality and value for money.
"What’s special about these awards is they are based on the opinions of users," said Ben
Heald, CEO of Sift Media. "Salesforce.com's success in these user satisfaction awards is another
clear sign that users are embracing the benefits of Software-as-a-Service."
“Salesforce.com is the proven leader in on-demand CRM and we are delighted these awards
recognize this,” said Woodson Martin, vice president, EMEA marketing, salesforce.com. “The awards
are also a confirmation of how seriously people are taking Software-as-a-Service and the cultural
change in buying habits we have seen in recent years.”
Salesforce CRM combines ease of use with high user adoption, point-and-click customization,
award winning functionality and proven integration to deliver leading CRM applications that enable
customers to successfully manage and share marketing, sales and customer service information
on-demand. While salesforce.com is best known for its Software-as-a-Service CRM applications, the
company recently redefined itself as a multi-application, multi-category company. Last month,
salesforce.com introduced the new Force.com on-demand platform, a new way to create and deploy
business applications that makes companies and developers successful by letting them focus on what
their applications do, rather than the software and infrastructure to run them. By replacing the
complexity of software platforms with a complete, scalable service, Force.com provides developers
the fastest path to turn ideas into success.
Salesforce.com is the world’s largest provider of customer relationship management (CRM) software. For more information about salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), visit: www.salesforce.com.
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