J.D. Edwards & Co. CEO Bob Dutkowsky says the $6.5 million net income for the quarter ended Jan. 31 is the most profitable first quarter in the company's 25-year history. This time last year, the company lost $4.1 million.
The maker of supply-chain management and customer-relationship management software saw revenue rise 6% to $205.9 million, boosted by new license sales to such companies as Australian Postal, Electrolux, Express Services, Inland Paperboard and Packaging, Ralcorp Holdings, and Vivendi Universal. License-fee revenue totaled $47 million and services revenue $159 million.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.