All Posts Tagged With: "EMC Corporation"

(AOL) Brightcove’s First Quarter Loss Wider than Expected

Brightcove Inc. (BCOV) reported a loss of 11 cents per share in the first quarter of 2013, wider than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of a loss of 9 cents. However, loss per share was narrower than a loss of 23 cents...

16May2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(IBM) The Cheesecake Factory Adopts IBM’s Solution

International Business Machines Corp (IBM) announced that it has deployed its Big Data analytics solutions at The Cheesecake Factory Inc (CAKE), which operates a...

4Mar2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(DELL) Dell Closer to Buyout

Amid all the negative outcomes of macro uncertainty and the PC market slowdown, the recent talk of the town seems to be the leveraged buyout (LBO) of the world’s third largest PC maker Dell Inc. (DELL). As per Bloomberg, Dell is...

9Feb2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(IBM) International Business Machines Shares Reiterated at Neutral

We reiterate our Neutral recommendation on International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) primarily due to its sluggish top-line performance over the last two quarters. Moreover, tepid g ...

1Jan2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Wins Swisscom Deal

Deals are indeed flowing for BMC Software (BMC) and the company now serves a large chunk of firms with its cloud computing solutions. The new entrant in this list is Swisscom, which has opted for BMC’s solutions to curtail service...

8Nov2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Continues Winning Deals

BMC Software (BMC) continues to win deals and will now be offering solutions to managed IT service provider Applaud. The latter is improving the quality of its professional services to Australian organizations, for which it needed...

23Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(IBM) IBM Third Quarter Earnings Preview

IBM Corp. (IBM) is all set to report its third quarter results on October 16, 2012, after the markets close. IBM has posted an average earnings surprise of 3.04% over the trailing four quarters. We don’t expect a...

14Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Remedyforce Gets New Client

BMC Software (BMC) has been winning a number of deals recently and has now added modern furniture company Design Within Reach to its client list. The BMC Remedyforce Service Desk solution will help the furniture retailer to replace...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Adds Two New Clients

Winning deals and getting new clients has become a regular affair for BMC Software (BMC). The company will be offering its software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based Remedy OnDemand to Royal DSM, which is expected to expand its corporate...

28Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Announces BSM Suite Contract for Infoplex

BMC Software Inc. (BMC) recently announced that cloud services provider Infoplex will use its Business Service Management (BSM) platform to efficiently manage its services. Terms of the deal were kept confidential. Australia-based...

18Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(SBS) BMC Software’s ITSM Finds More Takers

Australia’s Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) recently opted for BMC Software’s (BMC) IT Service Management (ITSM) solution. According to the contract, BMC is expected to provide its technical expertise so that the company can...

18Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(NTAP) NetApp Incorporated Earnings Preview

NetApp Inc. (NTAP) is scheduled to announce its first quarter 2013 results on August 15, 2012. We see limited upward movement in analyst estimates over the past 7 days. Fourth Quarter Overview NetApp...

22Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Reports Another Tepid Quarter

BMC Software Inc. (BMC) reported first quarter 2013 earnings per share of 43 cents, below the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 60 cents. Revenue Total revenue in the reported quarter was $504.4 million, edging...

22Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(QTM) Quantum Reports First Quarter Earnings Loss

Quantum Corp. (QTM) reported first quarter 2013 adjusted loss per share of 5 cents per share, which was in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. The adjusted or non-GAAP earnings per share exclude amortization of acquisition-related...

22Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(PETM) The Investor’s Guide to Cloud Computing

When I started in IT in the mid 1980s, all computer applications ran on the mainframe – a large computer that was efficient and well-managed. I recall watching “in horror” in the late 1980s and early 1990s as individual departments began to embrace “client-server” computing, where...

22Aug2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Wins Specsavers Deal

BMC Software Inc. (BMC) was selected by the privately-held UK-based Specsavers for their information technology service management (ITSM) needs. Specsavers, one of the world’s biggest optical chain stores, is increasing its store...

21Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Incorporated Earnings Preview

BMC Inc. (BMC) is scheduled to announce its first quarter 2013 results on July 31, 2012 and we do not see much variation in the analysts’ estimates at this point. Third Quarter Overview The company...

20Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software TrackIt Gaining Popularity

BMC Software Inc. (BMC) recently announced that it has provided its information technology service management (ITSM) support to College of Marin for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 1926, College of Marin is one of the 112 public...

20Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software Takes Over VaraLogix

BMC software (BMC) has announced the acquisition of application release automation provider VaraLogix for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition is expected to help BMC expand its DevOps portfolio, which is a tool for IT professionals. The...

15Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(EMC) Earnings Preview: EMC Corporation

EMC Corp (EMC) is scheduled to release its fiscal second quarter 2012 results before the opening bell on July 24, 2012. In the run up to the earnings release we do not notice any significant estimates revision by the analysts covering...

21Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(CA) CA Technologies Survey Reports Cloud Service Provider Optimism

In the latest survey conducted by CA Technologies (CA), the North American cloud service providers (CSPs) surveyed revealed that around half of their customers were opting for private cloud services, while around 32.0% have chosen public...

16Jun2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(EMC) EMC Acquires Watch4Net

EMC Corp. (EMC) is on an acquisition spree. Recently, the leading storage vendor announced the acquisition of Montreal based privately-held Watch4Net Solutions Inc. in an all cash transaction. Just a week ago, EMC...

4Jun2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(ORCL) Could Oracle Be the Next IBM?

On January 22, 1984, Apple ran a television commercial introducing the Macintosh computer during the broadcast of Super Bowl XVIII. Inspired by George Orwell’s book 1984, a woman hurls a sledgehammer through a giant screen – in a fiery explosion – where a “Big Brother” figure is...

30Apr2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(BMC) BMC Software to Manage Fujitsu’s Cloud

In recent times, BMC Software (BMC) is seeing growing demand for its private cloud enhancement services. The recent taker of BMC’s services is Japanese IT infrastructure provider Fujitsu FSAS. Fujitsu has deployed the BMC BladeLogic...

23Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(IBM) International Business Machines to Buy Varicent Software

In a bid to strengthen its business analytics portfolio, International Business Machines Corp (IBM) has agreed to acquire analytics software provider Varicent Software Incorporated. However, the financial terms of the deal were not...

16Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(EMC) EMC Buys Pivotal Labs to Boost Big Data

EMC Corp.’s (EMC) acquisition of privately-held Pivotal Labs, a provider of agile software development services and tools, is set to boost the company’s offerings in the big data segment. The acquisition...

9Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BAC) Company News for March 21, 2012 – Corporate Summary

•    EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) announced the acquisition of privately-held Pivotal Labs through an all cash transaction •    Shares of Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE:LGF) soared 7.2%...

4Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(DELL) Dell Looks at Strategic Growth Strategies

Dell Inc. (DELL) is slowly adopting different strategic measures to improve its business. Apart from acquiring new companies to access new technologies and customers, the company is also witnessing a flow of customers from EMC...

20Mar2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(EMC) EMC Maintains Storage Leadership

A leading provider of information infrastructure solutions, EMC Corp. (EMC) maintained its leadership position in the external disk storage systems market for the fourth quarter, ended December 31, 2011. According to recent...

6Mar2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BMC) BMC Incorporated Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Preview

BMC Inc. (BMC) is scheduled to announce its third quarter 2012 results on February 1, 2012 and we do not see much variation in the analysts’ estimates at this point. Second Quarter Overview The company...

31Jan2012 | | 0 comments | Continued