Announces Cloudforce 2010

Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff to deliver keynote

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 01, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ —  (CRM 116.40, +6.52, +5.93%) , the enterprise cloud computing company, today announced Cloudforce 2010: London, the largest cloud computing event in the UK. This industry, customer and developer event is being held on Wednesday, 8th September, 2010 at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre in London.

With the arrival of Salesforce Chatter, this landmark event will showcase Cloud 2 technologies, the next generation of enterprise cloud computing that is social, mobile and real-time. Industry leaders including BMC and CA will participate alongside to deliver their vision of this next-generation of enterprise computing, and attendees will also hear from visionary business leaders on how Chatter is delivering a better way to work in the enterprise. Cloudforce 2010: London will provide the roadmap for cloud computing in the UK by bringing together industry luminaries, more than 35 cloud leaders on the tradeshow floor and 17 expert-led breakout sessions. Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff will deliver the event’s keynote speech at 10:00 am BST. A live audiocast of Benioff’s presentation will be available at and live videocast at A short question and answer session with Benioff will also be audiocast at approximately 12:30 pm BST and will be available at

Customer Success with Salesforce Chatter

Since Chatter became available in late June, nearly 20,000 customers – roughly one-quarter of’s customer base – have deployed the social collaboration technology. Attendees will be the first to see the latest announcements and innovations for Chatter and learn how to succeed with the Sales Cloud 2, Service Cloud 2 and the enterprise cloud computing platform.

Developer Success with Chatter and developers eager to innovate on the industry’s first enterprise social platform can hear the latest on how Chatter enables businesses to build Cloud 2 apps. Breakout sessions will show how developers can create new, social apps or enhance existing apps built natively on the platform using a rich set of pre-built social components.

Additional Resources

Register for the live webcast:

Follow @salesforce on Twitter and join the conversation with #Cloudforce

Become a fan of on Facebook:

For customers, visit for guides, FAQs and tutorials on how to turn on Chatter and use within the organization

For developers, to learn more about building Cloud 2 apps and adding social capabilities to existing apps go to

About is the enterprise cloud computing company. Based on’s real-time, multitenant architecture, the company’s platform and CRM applications ( have revolutionized the way companies collaborate and communicate with their customers, including:

The Sales Cloud, for sales force automation and contact management

The Service Cloud, for customer service and support solutions

Chatter, for social collaboration

The platform, for custom application development

The AppExchange, the world’s leading marketplace for enterprise cloud computing applications offers the fastest path to customer success with cloud computing. As of July 31, 2010, manages customer information for approximately 82,400 customers including Allianz Commercial, Dell, Japan Post, Kaiser Permanente, KONE, and SunTrust Banks.

Any unreleased services or features referenced in this or other press releases or public statements are not currently available and may not be delivered on time or at all. Customers who purchase applications should make their purchase decisions based upon features that are currently available. has headquarters in San Francisco, with offices in Europe and Asia, and trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “CRM.” For more information please visit, or call 1-800-NO-SOFTWARE.

Copyright (c) 2010, inc. All rights reserved. Salesforce and the “no software” logo are registered trademarks of, inc., and owns other registered and unregistered trademarks. Other names used herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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One Response to Announces Cloudforce 2010

  1. Once again, we are looking forward to hearing Marc Benioff and Cloud leaders share their foresights about global trends in sales management and collaboration.

    For the second year running, is holding a 24/7/365 virtual conference at to supplement the physical event. Why not start networking now and meet in person on the 8th Sep in London?

    All the best


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