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Software AG - Company Capsule
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Published Date: April 2011


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Software AG - Company Overview

Software AG (SAG) is a Germany based company, engaged in developing software products and solutions for information
technology sector. The company offers a wide range of brand products including Adbas, centrasite, ARIS platform,
natural, entire system management and web methods. The company’s service portfolio includes process strategy, design,
SOA-based integration and data management, process-driven SAP implementation, integration and control, strategic
process consulting and services. SAG offers its solutions to various industries such as banking sector, insurance, energy
and utilities, government, insurance, healthcare, manufacturing, retail and telecommunications. It principally operates
across North America, South America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. SAG is headquartered in Darmstadt,

Financial Performance

The company reported revenue of EUR 847.38 million during the fiscal year ended 2009. The company's revenue grew at
a CAGR of 16.79% during the period 2007-2009 with an annual growth of 17.59% over fiscal year 2008. During the fiscal
year 2009, its operating margin was 25.75% as against an operating margin of 25.06% in fiscal year 2008. During the
fiscal year 2009, the company registered a net margin of 16.64% as against a net margin of 16.08% in the fiscal year

Software AG - Key Facts

Software AG, Key Facts

                                  Uhlandstrasse 12, Darmstadt, ,
                                                                    Ticker Symbol, Stock
Corporate Address:                64297, Germany
                                                                                                     SOW (XETRA)

Telephone                          + 49 6151 920                    No. of Employees                 5,708

Fax                                + 49 6151 921191                 Financial Year End               December

URL                                     Revenue (in EUR Million)         847.38

                                  Technology and
Industry                          Communications
                                                                    Revenue (in USD Million)         1,176.92

                                  Australia, China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China, India, Japan, Malaysia,
                                  Philippines, Singapore, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark,
                                  Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania,
                                  Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia,
Locations                         Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, Bahrain, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman,
                                  Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Canada, United States, Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa
                                  Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua,
                                  Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Software AG - Major Products and Services

Software AG is an operating holding company that provides business infrastructure software. The key products and
services offered the company include :

Software AG, Major Products and Services





Applicatuion modernization

Buisness activity monitoring

Buisness process management suite

Buisness to business integration

Integration & ESB

SOA applications

SOA governance

XML data management



Self Assesment

Guided Assesment

Business Case:

ROI Analysis

Benefits Analysis

Deployment and Results:

Business Consulting



Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Software AG - Key Competitors

The following companies are the major competitors of Software AG:

Micromuse Inc.

Progress Software Corporation


Macro 4 Limited


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Software AG - Key Employees

Software AG, Key Employees

            Name                           Job Title                      Board Level     Since   Age

Arnd Zinnhardt             Chief Financial Officer                  Executive Board       2002    48

David Broadbent            Chief Operating Officer, Director        Executive Board       2008    50

Holger Friedrich           Director                                 Non Executive Board   2008    44

Ivo Totev                  Chief Services Officer, Director         Executive Board       2009    43

Kamyar Niroumand           Director                                 Non Executive Board   2010

Karl-Heinz Streibich       Director, Chief Executive Officer        Executive Board       2003    58

Mark Edwards               Chief Operating Officer, Director        Executive Board       2003    54

Peter Kurpick              Chief Product Officer, Director          Executive Board       2005    44

Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research


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Software AG - Locations and Subsidiaries

Head Office

Software AG
Uhlandstrasse 12
Zip: 64297
Tel: + 49 6151 920
Fax: + 49 6151 921191

Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Software AG, Subsidiaries

                                             SOFTWARE AG (Canada) Inc.
SAG Software Systems AG
                                             30 Duke Street West
Thurgauerstrasse 40
                                             Ontario (ON)
Zip: 8050
                                             Zip: N2H 3W5
Tel: + 41 44 7459111
                                             Tel: + 1 519 8041545
Fax: + 41 44 7459191

                                             Software AG Australia Pty Ltd
Software AG Argentina S.R.L.
                                             Level 11, 201 Miller St
Victoria Ocampo 360 Piso 3
                                             North Sydney
Buenos Aires
                                             New South Wales (NSW)
Zip: C1107 BGAC1011AAT
                                             Zip: 2060
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