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New Labs Apps Chatter RSS, Milestones and SurveyForce Now Available on AppExchange 2, the World’s Most-Popular Marketplace for Business Apps

Customers can now deploy RSS feeds, project management and survey tools in addition to more than 240 other free Labs apps

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SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — (NYSE: CRM), the enterprise cloud computing ( company, today announced the availability of new Labs apps Chatter RSS, Milestones and SurveyForce on AppExchange 2. These solutions are three of the latest applications to come out of the Labs program, an initiative geared toward harvesting the most innovative ideas and code from employees. Built using, the enterprise cloud computing platform, all applications are immediately available on AppExchange 2 at
(Logo: Labs apps help customers extend their use of Salesforce CRM and jumpstart their custom app development projects on Built by resident experts, labs apps are free and open-source. There are currently more than 240 Labs apps on the AppExchange which are installed more than 5,000 times every month.
All three of these new apps help drive success beyond CRM. The solutions are fully customizable, making it simple to build the apps out for a specific business process. With the added social, mobile and real-time features of Cloud 2, users can collaborate anywhere on the information that is generated by these solutions, from any device.
• With Chatter RSS, users can integrate any RSS/ATOM feed with their Chatter feed, making it easy to keep track of all important news sources without leaving Salesforce.
• With Milestones, users can track critical projects, deadlines and actions within Built to make project management easy, Milestones keeps users on task with seamless integration to both Chatter and e-mail.
• With SurveyForce, users can easily create surveys with drag and drop functionality and distribute them via e-mail templates and Web sites built on Data can be attached to a contact or case record and reported on using standard Salesforce reports and dashboards.

“As a consultant, Labs apps continue to deliver tremendous value both internally at CoreMatrix and externally for my customers. Layered with the social capabilities of Cloud 2, these apps make great additions to my toolset,” said Geraldine Gray, senior business analyst, CoreMatrix Systems.
“We are thrilled to see the continued momentum of the Labs program,” said Kendall Collins, chief marketing officer at “Labs apps continue to help us deliver the innovation brewing inside the company to our thousands of customers.”
These latest apps culminate the 30 Apps in 30 Days campaign has put on in November highlighting the power of and versatility found on the platform. Partners big and small from all industries have announced new applications and solutions available on the AppExchange to address key business needs in the cloud. Be sure to visit the Blog to read about all the new applications and solutions available.
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 October 31, 2010, manages customer information for approximately 87,200 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.
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