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salesforce.com inc. Reports Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended July 31, 2004; Provides Outlook for the Third Quarter and Fiscal Year 2005

August 19, 2004 - salesforce.com inc. reported results for its second fiscal quarter, ended July 31, 2004. Total revenue was $40.6 million, an increase of 88% against $21.6 million for the same period last year. Net income was $1.2 million, an increase of 859% against $122,000 for the same period last year. Earnings per diluted share were $0.01 against break even for the same period last year. For six months ended, the company reported net income of $1.6 million or $0.02 per share on total revenues of $75.4 million against net income of $0.5 million or $0.01 per share on total revenues of $40.5 million reported for the same period a year ago. Salesforce.com also expects revenue for its third quarter of fiscal year 2005 to be in the range of $43.0 million to $45.0 million. Fiscal year 2005 revenue is expected to be in the range of $165.0 million to $170.0 million. Fiscal year 2005 earnings per diluted share are expected to be in the range of $0.02 to $0.04.