July 9, 2001 |
Computer Associates International Inc. executives said Sunday that Sam Wyly's battle for control of the world's No. 4 software maker is a waste of time and opportunistic, draining their attention away from daily business when U.S. technology spending founders. "It's unfortunate that this is happening at this time," Computer Associates Chairman Charles Wang told an audience of customers attending the CA World conference in Orlando, Fla. "The timing obviously is not very good."
May 9, 2000
Computer Associates International Inc. said it will report fiscal fourth-quarter earnings a week later than expected, on May 18, sending its shares down $6.19 to close at $46.88 on the NYSE. The company said it needs more time to analyze results from two companies acquired during the year: Platinum Technology International Inc. and Sterling Software Inc.
January 27, 2000 |
Computer Associates International Inc., the No. 3 U.S. software supplier, and Red Hat Inc., a distributor of Linux software, said they entered a sales and distribution pact that gives Linux more credibility in business software management. Under the agreement, Red Hat will distribute CA's business management software with its Red Hat Linux Enterprise Edition series. In turn, CA's sales force will sell Red Hat's business support agreements to its Unicenter TNG clients.
November 10, 1999 |
A Delaware judge acting in a shareholder suit Tuesday cut in half a $1.08-billion stock bonus package paid last year to three top officers of the nation's third-largest software maker, Computer Associates International Inc.
September 9, 1999 |
Computer Associates International Inc. said Wednesday it has identified a new computer virus named "Cholera" that has the potential to overwhelm e-mail systems and block computer users from opening files. The virus, which hasn't yet been reported to have infected any computers, is designed to overwhelm e-mail networks by sending messages to all the addresses in an infected computer's hard drive and prevents users from opening files stored in infected directories, the software maker said.
June 23, 1998
* Computer Associates International Inc. named Treasurer Ira Zar its chief financial officer, replacing Peter Schwartz, who is retiring at age 54 to spend more time with his family.