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."
October 26, 2000 |
Computer Associates International Inc., the No. 4 U.S. software maker, said it will let customers pick the price and length of software licenses as the company changes its business model. Contracts may be shorter, and discounts will be determined by the length and value of the agreement, Chief Executive Sanjay Kumar said. The company wants to spread its income over months, rather than record sales after a contract is signed and software delivered.
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.