Vero acquires Edgecam

Vero Software, the UK-based provider of CAD/CAM and CAE solutions for the tooling industry, today announced that it is merging with Planit Holdings, a developer of CAD/CAM software for the production engineering, sheet metal, metal fabrication and woodworking sectors...

What you might have missed, 1 Sept

A lot happened while I was on vacation, and I’m still trying to catch up. A couple more headline-y bits from the overflowing inbox:Spaceclaim 2011+Spaceclaim last week announced the 2011+ release of its eponymous software. This release has a heavy focus on building...

New licenses lift Cimatron’s Q2

Cimatron, the Israeli and American CAD/CAM supplier, reported today that total revenue in Q2 was up 19% to $10 million on strong sales of new licenses in all territories and product lines. The company reports that new license sales were up 41% in constant...

Cimatron profitable in Q1

Cimatron last week announced that it, too, was seeing the benefits of an economic rebound, reporting that fist quarter revenue was up 12% on new license revenue growth of 24% in constant currency. Maintenance, which represents 50% of total revenue, was up 5% in...

Delcam bounces back

Delcam plc announced back in early January that its fourth quarter was a “buoyant” end to a good year — yesterday, we found out just how good: For the year ended December 31, 2010 Delcam achieved record sales (£36.6 million, or about $59 million, up 17% over...

Cimatron: 2010 was a very good year

Cimatron, provider of the CimatronE and GibbsCAM solutions for mold and die design, milling and other machining solutions, today announced its highest-ever quarterly and annual revenue. Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2010 was up 13% from Q4 2009 to $11 million,...

Delcam says Q4 was “buoyant”

UK CAM software vendor Delcam issued a trading update today that characterized sales during the fourth quarter as “buoyant”. The December quarter is typically Delcam’s biggest revenue quarter, so this is very good news. The company reports that software license and...

Cimatron optimistic about recovery

Cimatron, the Israeli-American CAD/CAM supplier of solutions for mold design, die design, milling and tombstone machining, reported results for the September quarter that show that it, too, is seeing an uptick in demand: •Total revenue for the third quarter of 2010...

Delcam revenue up 12% so far in 2010

Delcam plc, the UK-based CAM supplier, reported results today that indicate that it saw a strong recovery in demand for its products during the first half of 2010. Total revenue was up 12% to £18.1 million — a new high in 6-month revenue for Delcam. According to...

Vero to be taken private

Just last week I blogged about renewed interest in mergers and acquisition in the greater software space and today Vero Software, the UK maker of CAD/CAM solutions for the tooling industry, announces that it has reached agreement to be bought by BV Acquisitions...