Updated 2:09 p.m. PDT to note that Bartz has officially replaced Jerry Yang as CEO.
Carol Bartz, Autodesk's executive chairman and Yahoo's new chief executive, is by most accounts a strong, smart manager familiar with running a large company.
The big question for the successor to outgoing Chief Executive Jerry Yang, though, is how well her experience nurturing growth at a computer-aided design software company will transfer to the job of turning around an embattled media company.
Analysts scrutinizing the situation, though, are more bullish on Bartz than worried about her media chops.
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