JDA and i2 tieup helps both firms jump up in the Lighthouse Software Index

JDA Software and i2 Technologies are the two high performers this month. Both firms have jumped up 14 positions this month due to the analyst focus on the planned acquisition of i2 by JDA. The jump in ranking has also helped i2 get into the top 25 this month. Citrix is another high profile firm Read more about JDA and i2 tieup helps both firms jump up in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]

Ariba Shoots up in the Lighthouse Software Index

The biggest gainer this month is the Spend Management Solution firm Ariba. The firm has charged up 31 positions. Ariba recently reported that its transformation to on demand is complete – this is likely to have increased analyst focus. Compuware has also managed to move up 15 positions this month. The firm has reported strong Read more about Ariba Shoots up in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]

Tibco bounces back in the Lighthouse Software Index

Tibco has moved up 9 places this month to claim a spot back in the Lighthouse Software Index. Its announcement to acquire Insightful Corporation and the fact that it has been mentioned as a leader in Gartner’s B2B Gateway Providers Magic Quadrant has certainly helped it bounce back this month. Information Builders is the biggest Read more about Tibco bounces back in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]

CA and Symantec jump up in the Lighthouse Software Index

CA is the highest profile mover this month. It has gained 3 positions and is now ranked at the 4th spot. The firm has been rated as “strongly positive” by Gartner in the records management software market. Symantec has now launched its new Symantec Online Fraud Protection service. It has moved up 4 positions and Read more about CA and Symantec jump up in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]

Amdocs moves up in the Lighthouse Software Index

Amdocs is the most high profile gainer this month in the Lighthouse Software Index. The firm has acquired Jacobs Rimell, a provider of fulfillment solutions for the broadband cable industry, and the resulting discussion has helped it to move up 15 positions this month. The gain has also helped Amdocs enter the top 25 this Read more about Amdocs moves up in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]

mySQL gains ground in the Lighthouse Software Index

The leading open source database provider mySQL is the most prominent gainer of analyst focus this month. The firm has been recently acquired by Sun Microsystems and has now announced a new data protection and backup recovery solution to boost its presence in the enterprise market. The gain of 10 positions also means that mySQL Read more about mySQL gains ground in the Lighthouse Software Index[…]