Bentley’s IPO. Done. Finally.

Bentley’s IPO. Done. Finally.

Bentley shares started trading under the BSY symbol at around 11:15 on Wednesday. Someone told me that the bookmaker, the brokerage firm that handles trading of the shares, had to determine the opening price, which I thought would be the price Bentley set last night,...
Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC

Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC

Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC I go away for a couple of days, and what happens? Yup. Newsy things! Here are two items of interest: Bentley issued another update to its IPO filing, this time with prices for the shares. You can see it here....
Autodesk’s Q2 revenue up 15%, comes out swinging on AEC

Autodesk’s Q2 revenue up 15%, comes out swinging on AEC

Autodesk’s Q2 revenue up 15%, comes out swinging on AEC Autodesk has lost none of its swagger, yesterday reporting that total revenue was up 15%, with results across the metrics that investors look at ahead of consensus estimates. Even so, the company’s...
More details on AVEVA + OSIsoft — including about that rights offer

AVEVA did it: reaches deal to acquire OSIsoft for $5 billion

AVEVA did it: reaches deal to acquire OSIsoft for $5 billion Remember how AVEVA said it was in talks to acquire OSISoft? Appears they were successful: AVEVA just announced that it has reached agreement on the terms of an acquisition of OSIsoft at an enterprise value...
Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC

Bentley files its IPO — again. Finally.

Bentley files its IPO — again. Finally. So much S-1 to read … so little time. You can see the filing for yourself here. A couple of quick highlights from the front of the document: This is an IPO for shares owned by others, as a way of creating a liquid...
Autodesk’s Q2 revenue up 15%, comes out swinging on AEC

AspenTech continues trend of good PLMish news

AspenTech continues good PLMish news trend We’re learning a lot about what works and what doesn’t when a global pandemic hits — there’s no guarantee that this will work next time but, so far: low-touch subscriptions sales and renewals, anything...
Autodesk responds to Revit users; I give it a C+

Autodesk responds to Revit users; I give it a C+

Autodesk responds to Revit users; I give it a C+ You may recall that last week a group of Revit users issued a public letter to Autodesk, in which they laid out their frustrations regarding a perceived lack of investment in Revit — all while prices rose. It was...