Tag Archives: VAR

PTC channel doing well, DS/SIMPOE update

It’s going to be another busy week, with earnings from Hexagon, Cimatron and Stratasys today and then CENIT, ExOne and Autodesk later in the week. Before we start on those, however, there are a couple of bits of old business … Continue reading


Quickies: Pricing Fusion 360, CENIT reports, COFES

It’s been tough to concentrate this week, so we’ve finally wised up and are sticking to classical music and not news radio. Did you know that there is a big world outside Boston? And that much of it waltzes, minuettes … Continue reading


Rand Q3 revenue down y/y, profit too

A real fast update today — I’m at the Bentley Systems user conference — but this is important, too. Rand Worldwide today announced that revenue in its fiscal third quarter was down 18% from last year to $22.4 million but … Continue reading


Quickies: CENIT and Stratasys

Did you think earnings season is over? Nope. Not yet. This week we’ll hear from Rand, Autodesk and Cimatron on their most recent quarters. But first, a bit of catch-up from last week, when I was at Siemens PLM World. … Continue reading


MuM 2012: Off to a strong start

Mensch and Maschine Software (MuM) today reported that preliminary Q1 figures indicate that revenue from its continuing operations were up about 17%, but in total were about half of that recorded in Q1, 2011. Sales from the proprietary software segment, … Continue reading


CENIT & Softech: Mixed pictures

Yesterday was a really busy news day, what with earnings news from AVEVA, CENIT and Softech and the merger of Objet and Stratasys– not to mention trying to write future posts about COFES, Rulestream and CD-adapco’s user conference –and so … Continue reading


MuM’s 2011 shows a VAR in transition

Mensch und Maschine last week gave formal, final results for 2011 that confirmed its earlier disclosure and provides more details — but the big takeaway is that MuM’s new strategy appears to be working. Over the last 18 months or … Continue reading


Delcam sees record revenue, profit in 2011

Sorry for the quiet — I’ve been traveling a lot over the last few weeks, and you’ll hear about some of that in coming posts. But in the meantime, let’s catch up on recent financial news. First up, Delcam reported … Continue reading


Quickies: CENIT, Delcam & Rand

Still trying to catch up! Here are a few news items from the overflowing inbox: CENIT announced preliminary results for 2011 that show total revenue up 16% to €108 million. Detailed results will be out on April 16. CENIT resells … Continue reading


Quickies: AspenTech, Cimatron, Comet & MuM

Trying to keep up with the news flow isn’t easy this week! Here are a few tidbits that might have escaped your notice: Aspen Tech has acquired SolidSim Engineering GmbH, a provider of solids process modeling software. It’s a natural combination, … Continue reading