The German software company makes an all-cash bid of $65 a share for Sybase, a 44 percent premium on the company's average stock price over the past three months.
A recent report noting some big Sybase wins with its mobility platform represents an interesting twist for a company that's best-known for databases. What does this mean for Sybase's influence on the cloud-computing market?
This story misstated the company's increase in license revenue, based on constant currency. Sybase reported a 13 percent increase.
The enterprise software company reports a stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter performance, as its core database business posts a 38 percent increase in sales.
A company controlled by hedge fund manager Thomas Sandell notifies Sybase that it plans to elect its own three candidates to the software firm's board.
John Chen sits down in a Face to Face interview with ZDNet editor-in-chief Dan Farber to talk about Sybase's high-end database, offered for free in a limited version to mainly small and midsize businesses. The CEO believes that as customer needs grow, they'll upgrade, paying Sybase for value-added tools that handle larger data sets, unstructured data, search, EII, federated databases and other functions.
Company to tout HTC smart phone alliance and next-generation mobility platform at its TechWave user conference beginning Tuesday.
Sybase announces its year-end financial results and hits the $1 billion revenue mark for the first time. But is it enough to fend off a proxy fight with a disgruntled investor?
In a Face to Face interview with our editors, Sybase CEO John Chen talks about his company's strategy to win new customers at a time when information technology spending falls to new lows.
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