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NetSuite Had a Sweet IPO. Now What?
The end of 2007, at least in the space that I cover, has certainly been

ipo listing  duly covered the well-orchestrated IPO Dutch auction proceedings, such as AccManPro , BloggingStocks and ZDnet to name only a few. Prior to that, Ray Wang of Forrester Research reported on NetSuite's S-1 filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), at his Software Insider Point of View blog . While NetSuite is yet to achieve profitable operations, still, as an innovative software company, the current $1.5 market valuation is expected to provide it with improved market quality, liquidity an

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Deltek's Second Bite at the IPO Cherry (Part I)


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Lawson Software Means Business With PSA and IPO


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Plex Systems Poised to Execute in 2013


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ipo listing  further talk of an IPO likely at least a couple of years down the road. On the product front, while end-user driven innovation will always continue to be part of Plex’s DNA, we heard suggestions of a more formal product strategy guiding Plex's continuous product release strategy. I asked specifically about Plex’s supply chain strategy, where, plainly, Plex does not try to be all things to all customers. Plex feels that end-users are not looking for a supply chain suite in Plex, and that end-users are Read More

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TEC's New IT Directory


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