Schnitger Corporation

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Quickie: DS blows by Q2 forecast

Dassault Systèmes reported today that Q2 revenue was €716 million, up 29% as reported (and up 16% in constant currency) year/year. The company had forecast non-IFRS total revenue of around €675 million and just reported non-IFRS Q2 revenue of €723 million. Some of...

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MuM reports H1 up 15%, VAR up 10% or so ex-fx

German reseller and software developer Mensch und Maschine (MuM) releases its earnings shortly before other PLM companies and often signals whether the market is doing well -- if the company's Q2 report is anything to go by, it should be a decent earnings season. MuM...

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DEAL! AVEVA+Schneider, sorta

While you and I were at the beach or in the mountains, the lads and lasses at AVEVA have been busily negotiating a merger with Schneider Electric, one of the suitors that kept cropping up over the last couple of years. It's a very complicated deal --and it make sense...

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AVEVA’s trading update: all going as planned

AVEVA issued another one of its periodic trading updates last week: In a very brief statement, AVEVA said that it hasn't seen any change in the business climate since its May report and that the continued strengthening of the British pound continues to drag down...

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PTC starts earnings with a warning, deals slipping

PTC last week said that its fiscal third quarter (ended June 30) would be a bit light, as it expects to report GAAP revenue of $303 million, short of its own forecasts and analysts consensus of $310 million and down about 10% from a year ago. Not surprising, then,...

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Bentley Systems at 30 — no slowing down

Who are these handsome young men and women? None other than the founders and first employees of Bentley Systems, the AECO company, taken in 1986 in front of what must have been a very sweet ride: Bentley Systems turned 30 last year, a milestone celebrated in the...

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Siemens Automation Summit: Big data is a big goal

I'm in hot hot hot Las Vegas for the 20th annual Siemens Automation Summit and hear it's the best yet. The typical "we're all getting older" grumbling is mixed with quite a bit of "I used to know everyone, but I don't recognize these young folks" and a lot, a LOT, of...

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Q&A: AVEVA AVEVA AVEVA, revenue recognition and more

Once again, we're opening the Google and answering questions that led searchers to the Schnitger Corp. website. It's not clear that there's a theme or even a pattern, but it's certainly an interesting mix of business- and product-related questions. You continue to be...

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