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Holiday Shopping Trend Report, Upcoming Presentations, Expanded Service, Change in Leaderships, and New Products - Research Report on IBM, Intel, AT&T, Salesforce.com, and Fortinet

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NEW YORK, December 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), Salesforce.com, Inc. (NYSE: CRM), and Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

International Business Machines Corp. Research Report

On November 30, 2013, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) reported online shopping trend on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, based on IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark, which tracks millions of transaction and terabytes of data from approximately 800 US retail websites. The Company informed that it observed a 19.7% YoY increase in Thanksgiving Day online sales as holiday shoppers opted for best online deals. "We're off to an incredibly fast start this holiday season as retailers and consumers meet at the intersection of cloud, mobile and social platforms to both offer and take advantage of the best deals," said Jay Henderson, Strategy Director, IBM Smarter Commerce. "It's clear that marketers are using cloud analytics technologies like the IBM Benchmark to better understand and act on real-time shopping trends. This year's winners will be those that can deliver seamless experiences to consumers wherever, whenever and however they choose to shop." Additionally, IBM revealed that New York City consumers led the way in Black Friday online sales, followed by Atlanta and Los Angeles. The Full Research Report on International Business Machines Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/1c4d_IBM

Intel Corporation Research Report

On November 26, 2013, Intel Corporation (Intel) announced that its CEO, Brian Krzanich, will mark the beginning of CES 2014 with a keynote address on January 6, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. The Company said that Mooly Eden, Intel's General Manager and Senior Vice President, will provide an exclusive technology briefing for credentialed press and analysts on Intel's vision for improving interaction with computing across 2 in 1s, tablets, all-in-ones, and more, on January 6, 2014, between 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m., at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, Las Vegas, Level 2 Rooms I and J. Additionally, Navin Shenoy, Vice President of Intel PC Client Group and General Manager of the Intel Mobile Client Platform Division will provide credentialed press and analysts an exclusive sneak peek of its booth and product demonstrations on January 7, 2014, between 7:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m., at Las Vegas Convention Center, Central Hall, Intel Booth #7252. The Full Research Report on Intel Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/3f94_INTC

AT&T Inc. Research Report

On November 26, 2013, AT&T Inc. (AT&T) reported that its service crews have installed fiber to additional 200-plus multi-tenant office buildings across the St. Louis metro area, making fiber-based broadband services available to more than 5,000 business customer locations. The Company explained that this is a part of its Project Velocity IP (VIP), a three-year investment plan to expand and enhance the Company's wireless and wireline IP broadband networks, including deploying its fiber network to an additional 1 million business customer locations in its wireline service area by the end of 2015. AT&T added that under the fiber to the building program, St. Louis businesses in these AT&T Fiber Ready Buildings have access to an expanded array of security, network and cloud-based services, all of which ride on the fiber network. The Full Research Report on AT&T Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/cbc9_T

Salesforce.com, Inc. Research Report

On November 20, 2013, Salesforce.com, Inc. (Salesforce.com) announced that it has delivered the new Salesforce1 Service Cloud, the social, mobile, and cloud customer platform built to transform how companies deliver customer service. Salesforce.com added that powered by the all-new Salesforce1 Customer Platform APIs, revolutionary new 1 Touch Service enables developers and ISVs to build and embed service everywhere-within any product, app, or experience. Alex Bard, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Service Cloud, Salesforce.com, said, "The always on, ever-connected customer demands service at the speed of now. To meet this opportunity, companies need a customer service platform to connect with customers and the next generation of apps and devices-the Internet of Customers. Salesforce1 Service Cloud is the only platform that enables companies to embed service everywhere-in every single product, app or experience, making the path to customer satisfaction instant and frictionless." The Full Research Report on Salesforce.com, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/a03f_CRM

Fortinet Inc. Research Report

On November 27, 2013, Fortinet Inc. (Fortinet) announced that Nancy Bush has been appointed as the Company's Interim CFO. According to the Company, Nancy Bush will succeed Ahmed Rubaie, who will remain employed with Fortinet as CFO and Chief Operating Officer until December 5, 2013, and will remain available on a reasonable basis through March 5, 2014 to respond to inquiries and to assist with the transition. The Company informed that it is searching for a permanent replacement for the CFO position, and, separately, for a Senior Operations Executive. The Full Research Report on Fortinet Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/b859_FTNT

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