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JD Edwards Reports Strong License Revenue Growth in Q1 2000, but…
J.D. Edwards & Company reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2000.

license agreements  Edwards Reports Strong License Revenue Growth in Q1 2000, but… JD Edwards Reports Strong License Revenue Growth in Q1 2000, but P.J. Jakovljevic - March 28th, 2000 Event Summary J.D. Edwards & Company reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2000. Revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2000 was $231.7 million, compared to revenue of $222.9 million in the first quarter of fiscal 1999 (See Figure 1). Net income for the quarter, excluding amortization of acquired

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Microsoft's Open Source Licenses


This post is not an oxymoron. The Open Source Initiative recently approved two Microsoft licenses (the Microsoft Reciprocal License and the Microsoft Public License) as compliant with the open source definition. Why would Microsoft want to publish an open source license? The very idea of Microsoft participating in the open source community might sound odd. After all, hasn't Microsoft been one

license agreements  and the Microsoft Public License ) as compliant with the open source definition . Why would Microsoft want to publish an open source license? The very idea of Microsoft participating in the open source community might sound odd. After all, hasn't Microsoft been one of the most vocal proprietary vendors against free and open source software ? Isn't Microsoft known for its attempts to undermine open source standards? Often yes, but the company has also been dabbling, to various degrees, with open source Read More

SCT Comes Back With a Vengeance


SCT Corporation, an IT solutions provider for a number of disparate industries, announced that the quarter which ended June 30, 2000, was a record quarter for license fee revenue within SCT's process industry solutions business. SCT, which claims experiencing continued success with enterprise-wide, global accounts in the process industries, now has eight out of the top 16 food processors in North America as clients.

license agreements  Some of the new license fees contributing to the record quarter include agreements with Valvoline (a division of Ashland), Miller Brewing, Foodbrands (a division of IBP), FIS North America (a subsidiary of Nestle), Wayne Farms (a division of Continental Grain), and Coca-Cola North America Fountain. In addition, SCT signed distribution agreements with TRW Integrated Supply Chain Solutions in Spain, Portugal, and Italy, and DSQ Information Technology Limited in India and Sri Lanka to resell iProcess.sct. Read More

Support and Maintenance: No Longer the Software Industry's "Best Kept Secret"?


Support and maintenance (S&M) contracts mean very different things to vendors and to users. With user enterprises' growing awareness of how these S&M agreements affect their bottom lines, vendors need to reassess their pricing and value proposition strategies.

license agreements  customers that are purchasing license agreements to purchase software support as well. But, for any customer that is implementing a new software system, software support is similar to an insurance policy. Software support ensures that customers will have access to technical support, regular updates, and new releases of the vendor's purchased applications. In the past, software buyers have been mostly focused on bargaining over the up front, one-time-only license fees, and have not been paying enough Read More

Oracle to Enlist BPA Systems in its Mid-Market Quest


AUSTIN, Texas -- BPA SYSTEMS (www.bpasystems.com), a leading developer of business process automation solutions for dynamic manufacturing and distribution companies, announced today that its flagship product BP LINK/SC will be integrated with Oracle's newest solution for mid-sized companies, FastForward(SM) Distribution(RPM) (Rapid Pre-configured Model). With integration from BP LINK/SC to help accelerate receiving, inventory and shipping transactions using bar code and data collection technology, Oracle's FastForward Distribution(RPM) is the only enterprise class solution for wholesale distributors available in a fixed-time, fixed-price,

license agreements  a 33% drop in license revenues in recent years when sales from its exclusive agreement with Oracle began to sag. User Recommendations A close look at Oracle's FastForward success stories will reveal that, by and large, the implementors have chosen to use the solution out-of-the-box with little or no modifications. Clearly, only those companies that have textbook business processes will profit from this type of approach. Turn-key solutions rarely include customizations in the license fee and often Read More

Merant Goes South on the Stock Market


Another vendor has stated that growth and license revenues in the mainframe arena are softer than expected. Shares of Merant (NASDAQ: MRNT), the provider of PVCS, a major software configuration management product (acquired from Intersolv), in addition to other software, have dropped more than 24 percent after the company released preliminary financial estimates for its first fiscal quarter recently-ended, showing revenues likely will be about 17 percent less than the previous year due to a decline in COBOL license fees.

license agreements  a decline in COBOL license fees. Revenues for the first fiscal quarter are preliminarily estimated to be in the range of $72 million to $73 million, compared to $87.6 million for the same period last year, Merant officials said in a teleconference call and statement. Pre-tax losses for the quarter ended July 31 are estimated to be in the range of $8.5 million to $9.5 million excluding goodwill amortization. The above pre-tax loss range also is estimated before a goodwill charge of roughly $3.3 million. Read More

Aurum Solutions


Provision of premier services in implementations and service level agreements to customers in the EMEA region.

license agreements  Solutions Provision of premier services in implementations and service level agreements to customers in the EMEA region. Read More

Considering Product Activation? You Need to Think about These 10 Issues


Product activation is a popular approach for securing software licenses. However, software developers need to understand all the requirements for a capable activation system, from the license models they’ll need to support, to how to deal with the corner-case customer environments. Learn about the obvious, and not-so-obvious, issues software developers need to consider as they select a product activation system.

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TEC Talks to OpenMFGFree and Open Source Software Business ModelsPart Two: OpenMFG


TEC spoke with the President and Chief Executive Officer of OpenMFG, Edward L. Lilly, Jr., to find out how OpenMFG is leveraging commodity Free and open source software platforms to more cost-effectively deliver its own ERP solution.

license agreements  different ways that we license software from the pricing perspective but the terms of the license—what you can do with the software and source code availability—are the same. Anyone who purchases the software from OpenMFG gets the full source code and under the terms of the OpenMFG license any changes they wish to make to the source code. . . they need to iterate with us and we , under the terms of the license, essentially take ownership of those changes and then have the prerogative to bring them Read More

IFS Far Cry From Running Out of Breath


In May, IFS reported results for Q1 2000. It generated revenue of $57.0 million, a 21% increase compared to a year ago. License revenue grew 73% quarter over quarter to $18.6 million, while net income was $6.0 million.

license agreements  to a year ago. License revenue grew 73% quarter over quarter to $18.6 million, while net income was $6.0 million (See Figure 1). IFS has continued its investments in the US market. Net sales in North America rose by 248% to $13.2 million, and the US market accounted for 23% of sales during 1Q00. Earnings during the period were affected by the fact that IFS' shareholding in Exactium was divested to US-based Pivotal Inc, which became a significant e-business partner at the same time. The sale generated a Read More

Should PeopleSoft be Overly Happy?


PeopleSoft announced financial results and major highlights for the quarter ended March 31.

license agreements  1). Figure 1 PeopleSoft's license revenues were down almost 9% to $90.2 million, compared to $98.7 million a year ago. Revenues from service increased 4% to $262.1 million, up from $250.8 million in Q1 1999. Revenues from international operations for 1Q 2000 increased by 17% to $83.2 million compared with $71.2 million for 1Q 1999. The results for all periods presented include the results of The Vantive Corporation, which merged with PeopleSoft in Q4 1999. Our momentum in the marketplace continued to Read More

Will Sun Burn Linux with "Free" Solaris?


Sun Microsystems has eliminated licensing fees for Solaris 8 and its source code.

license agreements  the Sun Community Source License is not as free or open as Linux and other open-source licenses are. Sun has been working for over a year to offer Solaris under the Sun Community Source License but was stymied by the fact that it didn't own all the intellectual property inside Solaris. SCSL is a quasi open-source license that requires developers to return bug fixes to Sun, maintain compatibility, and pay fees to Sun when they ship binaries based on Sun source code. It is unclear how Sun has resolved its Read More

Application-oriented Networking and the SecureSpan XML Networking Gateway


XML gateways, a new class of networking device, manage message-level security, service-level agreements (SLAs), and performance in service-oriented architectures (SOAs). XML gateways specialize in application-level protocols rendered within the XML or Web services message itself. With the ability to rapidly inspect and process XML messages, they can perform security, transformation, routing, and SLA operations at wire speed in the network.

license agreements  oriented Networking and the SecureSpan XML Networking Gateway XML gateways, a new class of networking device, manage message-level security, service-level agreements (SLAs), and performance in service-oriented architectures (SOAs). XML gateways specialize in application-level protocols rendered within the XML or Web services message itself. With the ability to rapidly inspect and process XML messages, they can perform security, transformation, routing, and SLA operations at wire speed in the Read More

Fourth Shift Tightens Belt To Weather The Drought


Fourth Shift has been marking time. While Q3 2000 was almost breakeven due to a rigid cost curbing exercise, the unnerving fact is the 24% license revenue decline compared to a year ago.

license agreements  a year ago. The license revenue declined a hefty 24%, while the service and support revenue dropped 5% (See Figure 1). However, while it is unnerving that the revenue pipeline seems to be drying up, the company has been managing to curb cash burning much better than most of its peers. Furthermore, it continues to deliver attractive, innovative products for its target market. Figure 1. We previously expressed our views regarding Fourth Shift's new product strategy called Complete Care and its new website Read More

Fourth Shift Tightens Belt To Weather The Drought


Fourth Shift has been marking time. While Q3 2000 was almost breakeven due to a rigid cost curbing exercise, the unnerving fact is the 24% license revenue decline compared to a year ago.

license agreements  a year ago. The license revenue declined a hefty 24%, while the service and support revenue dropped 5% (See Figure 1). However, while it is unnerving that the revenue pipeline seems to be drying up, the company has been managing to curb cash burning much better than most of its peers. Furthermore, it continues to deliver attractive, innovative products for its target market. Figure 1. We previously expressed our views regarding Fourth Shift's new product strategy called Complete Care and its new website Read More