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PTC looks past flat Q1 results

PTC looks past flat Q1 results

China is slow, the Yen is falling. What Wall Street really wants to hear about is PTC’s play in the Internet of Things. By Randall S. Newton PTC today reported first quarter fiscal results essentially flat when compared to a year ago, but in line with previous forecasts. The routine conference call with Wall Street […]

PTC focuses on Europe

PTC focuses on Europe

PTC Live goes to Europe with its message of 7 influential forces that are reshaping industry.

PTC buys its way into the Internet of Things for $115 million

PTC buys its way into the Internet of Things for $115 million

PTC says ThingWorx will complement existing Service Lifecycle Management and Product Lifecycle Management portfolios. PTC today said it has acquired ThingWorx, creators of a platform for building and running software applications for the Internet of Things (IoT). PTC claims the acquisition positions the company “as a major player in the emerging Internet of Things era.” The […]

By December 30, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
PTC closes year on positive note

PTC closes year on positive note

Service Lifecycle Management keeps the revenue needle pointed upward. Large deals were up significantly from a year ago. PTC (NASDAQ: PMTC) closed its fiscal year on September 30 with annual revenue of $1.29 billion, propelled by fourth quarter revenue of $345 million, up 5% from a year ago. But it was a squeaker of a […]

By November 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
PTC acquires long-time partner NetIdeas

PTC acquires long-time partner NetIdeas

The PLM hosting specialist bring remote deployment (cloud) expertise. PTC today announced it has acquired long-time services partner NetIdeas, Inc., a provider of software hosting and technical consulting services specializing for product lifecycle management (PLM). NetIdeas has been a go-to-market partner with PTC for more than a decade, and currently provides Windchill PLM to a variety of […]

By September 10, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
AMD looks ahead to gains in the workstation market

AMD looks ahead to gains in the workstation market

The workstation market represents the high end of desktop computing. AMD has a small share of this market and is looking for opportunities to get more of it.  AMD is putting up a renewed effort in the workstation market and the company is claiming gains. The company is increasing its work with ISVs and it’s […]

PTC says “we told you so” with so-so third quarter revenue results

PTC says “we told you so” with so-so third quarter revenue results

Unexpected cutbacks in China make PTC even more accurate when it said June quarter results would be disappointing.   Three months ago PTC (PMTC: NASDAQ) warned of weakening markets when it delivered its second quarter 2013 results. This week PTC announced its third quarter results (for the period ending June 30, 2013), and the gloomy […]

PTC acquires Enigma to broaden service lifecycle management offerings

PTC acquires Enigma to broaden service lifecycle management offerings

Acquisition extends portfolio of technical information products for manufacturing. PTC (Nasdaq: PMTC) today announced it has acquired Enigma, a developer of software that aggregates and delivers technical content in aftermarket service environments. The acquisition extends PTC’s existing portfolio of service lifecycle management (SLM) solutions by allowing it to work better with technical content created outside the existing PTC […]

PTC joins the ranks of companies enabling virtualization

PTC joins the ranks of companies enabling virtualization

The virtualization trend is exploding as standards are set in place. PTC certifies first virtualization platform with Citrix, IBM, and  Nvidia; more to come. Virtualization has finally reached acceptance among users and it’s happening even faster than many companies selling the hardware expected. At PTC’s worldwide conference this year, PTC Live 2013, the company announced […]

PTC posts modest gains but warns of downturn

PTC posts modest gains but warns of downturn

Commercial aviation, life sciences, and electronics are doing well for PTC, but defense is weak. PTC today reported second quarter revenue results showing modest gains in most regions and product lines, but warned of weakening markets across much of the globe. Financial analysts who cover the CAD/PLM market (also covered as part of the larger […]