The Big Get Bigger

By Baselinemag  |  Posted 2006-09-29 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The 10 largest software companies, ranked by revenue growth

Rank Company Annual growth 2005 revenue 2004 revenue
1 Symantec 1 60.4% $4.14B $2.58B
2 Autodesk 2 23.5% $1.52B $1.23B
3 Oracle 3 22.1% $12.89B $10.56B
4 Adobe Systems 4 18.0% $1.97B $1.67B
5 Intuit 5 17.6% $2.20B $1.87B
6 Amdocs 6 14.9% $2.04B $1.77B
7 SAP 7 13.3% €8.51B €7.51B
8 Microsoft 8 7.5% $41.36B $38.47B
9 CA 1 5.4% $3.80B $3.60B
10 BMC Software 1 2.7% $1.50B $1.46B



Sources: Company reports

(1) Results are for fiscal years ended March 31, 2006 and 2005
(2) Results are for FYs ended Jan. 31, 2006 and 2005
(3) FY ends May 31; results are for 12 months ended Nov. 30, 2005 and 2004
(4) FY ends early Dec.; results are for 12 months ended Dec. 2, 2005, and Dec. 3, 2004
(5) FY ends July 31; results for 12 months ended Jan. 31, 2006 and 2005
(6) Results are for FYs ended Sept. 30, 2005 and 2004
(7) Results in euros; when converted into U.S. dollars at year-end exchange rates, annual revenue declined 1.2%.
(8) FY ends June 30; results are for 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2005 and 2004





 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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