salesforce.com, inc provides cloud computing and social enterprise solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. The company delivers customer relationship management applications through Internet or cloud. Its cloud computing services enable customers to connect, engage, sell, service, and collaborate with customers. The company markets sales force automation features of its application services and customer service and support automation features under the Service Cloud brand name. It also provides Chatter applications for the enterprise to connect and share information securely and in real-time; Radian6 application that offers customers a tool for social media monitoring and marketing; and Data.com, which provides companies with a database of business contacts, company profiles, and social insights. In addition, the company offers The Force.com, a cloud computing platform, which enables customers and developers to build complementary applications; Heroku Platform, a application development platform for application developers to build and deploy social and mobile applications; Database.com, an enterprise cloud database for developers to architect and build new mobile and social applications in the cloud; and The AppExchange, an online directory that allows customers to browse, sample, share, and install applications developed on its Force.com platform. Further, it provides professional services comprising consulting, deployment, and training services. The company markets its services primarily through its direct sales, and referral and indirect sales. salesforce.com, inc was founded in 1999 and is based in San Francisco, California.