SOURCE: eProject

October 09, 2006 09:00 ET

eProject Announces PMexpress Now Available on Salesforce.com's AppExchange

Salesforce.com Customers Can Now Deploy PMexpress Project Management Solution Within Their Salesforce Implementations

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 9, 2006 -- salesforce.com Dreamforce Conference -- eProject, the on-demand leader of collaborative project and portfolio management (PPM) solutions and salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the market and technology leader in on-demand business services, today announced the availability of eProject PMexpress for salesforce.com's AppExchange.

PMexpress is the latest addition to eProject Collaborative Project and Portfolio Management (PPM), an expanding suite of easy-to-use on-demand services. The suite is based on a subscription-based software-as-a-service model (SaaS), which allows small and midsize businesses to take advantage of powerful enterprise-class software with the added benefits of a solution that is cost-effective and simple-to-use.

PMexpress is immediately available for test drive and deployment at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange. New users can sign up for a 30-day free trial; ongoing seat licenses are $25 per seat. The announcement was made today at Dreamforce '06, salesforce.com's User and Developer Conference.

With PMexpress, team managers can quickly and easily create new projects, add role-based team members, assign tasks, monitor project health, manage timesheets, approve requests, print gantt charts and more. As a fully automated online solution, PMexpress allows users to register online, add users, and begin collaborating in a matter of minutes. PMexpress integrates with Salesforce to display vital project information within the Salesforce interface; Salesforce users can create, view, track and report on projects within the eProject tab.

"It's simple, but powerful. Now teams have a complete, on-demand solution for team project management fully integrated with Salesforce," said Christian Smith, vice president of sales and marketing for eProject. "PMexpress leverages our industry-leading platform and support services for world class usability, reliability and security," continued Smith.

"With eProject PMexpress, sales teams working in the Salesforce environment can now seamlessly transition new account projects to their professional services and support teams, while maintaining complete visibility and status into their accounts," said Matt Holleran, vice president, AppExchange partners, salesforce.com.

PMexpress for AppExchange is one of more than 375 applications now available on the salesforce.com AppExchange, the world's first on-demand directory and sharing service, found at http://www.salesforce.com/appexchange.

Apex is salesforce.com's breakthrough new on-demand platform and programming language that is redefining what a multi-tenant on-demand application can be. Apex enables customers, developers and partners to build powerful new on-demand applications that go far beyond CRM, and for the first time, to write and run their own code hosted with the security, reliability, upgradeability and ease-of-use of salesforce.com's industry-leading multi-tenant service. Customers can use Apex to modify the core features and functionality of their Salesforce deployments for their unique business needs and quickly and easily integrate new applications and components from partners and developers. Without any infrastructure investment, developers can now build and run a virtually unlimited array of applications with unprecedented power to innovate with the same creative freedom as salesforce.com's own developers.

About eProject

eProject (www.eproject.com) is the on-demand leader in collaborative project and portfolio management (PPM) software. Its expanding suite of easy-to-use on-demand software integrates and automates business processes across the organization by seamlessly connecting teams to the vital resources they depend on to get the job done -- all from a single platform. This allows organizations to be much more effective in achieving successful business results. Unlike Microsoft's Project Server and Enterprise Project Management solutions, eProject delivers an exceptional user experience based on dynamic configuration, the flexibility to use PPM building blocks to easily create a team environment aligned with project objectives and work styles. eProject is used by an expansive blue chip portfolio of customers representing high growth, service-based industries including BASF, BP, Cushman and Wakefield, Dow Chemical, Honeywell and RealNetworks.

About salesforce.com

Salesforce.com is the market and technology leader in on-demand business services. The company's Salesforce suite of on-demand applications enables customers to manage and share all of their sales, support, marketing and partner information on-demand. Apex, salesforce.com's on-demand platform and programming language, enables customers, developers and partners to build powerful new on-demand applications, and for the first time, to write and run their own code hosted with the security, reliability, upgradeability and ease-of-use of salesforce.com's industry-leading multi-tenant service. Customers can also take advantage of Successforce, salesforce.com's world-class training, support, consulting and best practices offerings.

As of July 31, 2006, salesforce.com manages customer information for approximately 24,800 customers and approximately 501,000 paying subscribers including Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), America Online (AOL), Avis/Budget Rent A Car (Cendant Rental Car Group), Dow Jones Newswires, Nokia, Polycom 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 salesforce.com applications should make their purchase decisions based upon features that are currently available. Salesforce.com 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 http://www.salesforce.com, or call 1-800-NO-SOFTWARE.

Salesforce.com is a registered trademark of, and Apex, AppExchange and Successforce are trademarks of, salesforce.com, Inc., San Francisco, California. Other names used may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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