Company Profile

By Mel Duvall  |  Posted 2002-11-01 Print this article Print

Dossier: Pigeonholed as a provider of testing and measurement software, Mercury holds an estimated 50% of its market.

Company Profile

Mercury Interactive
1325 Borregas Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
(408) 822-5200

Ticker: MERQ
Exchange: NASDAQ
Employees: 1,597

Amnon Landan
Chairman, President, CEO
Spent most of his career with Mercury, joining the company in 1989. Served in a variety of technical positions, including VP of research and development. Holds degree in computer science from Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.

Kenneth Klein
Chief Operating Officer
Responsible for worldwide operations, including sales, customer support, professional services. Joined company in 1992.

Doug Smith
Executive VP, CFO
Joined company in May 2000. Has served as CFO since November 2001.

Products available in three categories: enterprise testing (TestDirector, WinRunner, LoadRunner, Astra QuickTest and LoadTest), production tuning (ActiveTune, ProTune) and application performance management (Topaz, ActiveWatch). Latest push is the Optane Business Technology Optimization suite, which integrates products from all three areas.

Contributing Editor
Mel Duvall is a veteran business and technology journalist, having written for a variety of daily newspapers and magazines for 17 years. Most recently he was the Business Commerce Editor for Interactive Week, and previously served as a senior business writer for The Financial Post.


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