Top 10 Software Companies in the world

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Top 10 Software Companies in the world

1. Microsoft
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Microsoft is a Multinational Computer Technology Corporation which was headquarted in Redmond, Washington. The type of Industry that Microsoft Supports is Computer Software, Consumer Electronics and Computer Hardware. The Company was founded on April 4, 1975 by Paul Allen and Bill Gates. The Key People who played a major role for the developments of the company are Jhon W.Thompson (Chairman), Sathya Nadella (CEO) and Bill Gates (founder as well as technology advisor). Some of the products that are associated with Microsoft are Windows, Office, Skype, Servers, Visual Studio, and Dynamics etc...The Services are MSN, Bing, One Drive, MSDN, etc.The total revenue, net income and Total number of employees of the company as per 2015 are $93.58 billion, $12.19 billion and 118,584 respectively.

2. Oracle
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Oracle has been the leader in database Software and primarily specializes in developing and marketing Computer Hardware and enterprise software products and mainly focus in its own brand of database Management systems (DBMS). The founder of the company are Larry Ellison, Bob Miner and Ed Oates and was founded on June 16, 1997.The company headquarters is located in Redwood city, California. The products that are associated with the company are Oracle Applications, Oracle Database, Oracle Fusion, Middleware, Servers, and Workstations etc. The total revenue, net income and Total number of employees of the company as per 2015 are $38.23 billion, $9.94 billion and 132,365 respectively.

3. International Business Machines (IBM)
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IBM Corporation was incorporated on June 16, 1911 and has its Headquarters located at Bangalore, Karnataka. The key people who played a vital role for the success of the company were VanithaNarayan Managing director, IBM India Pvt Ltd, AnnaSwamy, senior advisor to the corporation on India Enterprise, RajeshNambiar Vice President and GM, Global Delivery. The main slogan of the company is “On Demand Business what makes you special?” The total numbers of employees are approximately 150,000.

4. SAP
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SAP abbreviates for (Systems, Applications and Products) in Data Processing is a multinational software corporation that holds that holds Enterprise Software as the type of industry which manages business operations and customer relations. The company was founded on 1972 by Dietmar Hopp and is headquartered in Walldorf, Germany. The chairman and CEO of the SAP are Hasso Plattner and Bill McDermott respectively. The slogan of the company is Run Simple. The total revenue, profit and Total number of employees of the company as per 2014 are $17.56 billion, $3.275billion and 74,400 respectively.

5. Symantec
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Symantec Corporation is an American Technology company which produces software for security, storage, backup and availability. The type of industry that the company is associated with is Computer software. The company was founded on March 1, 1982 by Gary Hendrix and located at Mountain view, California, United states. Some of the products associated with the company are Norton Antivirus suit, Enterprise vault and Veritas suite etc. Total number of employees as per 2014 were 20,800.

6. EMC
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EMC2 is a Multinational Corporation with Computer Storage as the type of industry which was headquartered in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. The company was founded on 1979 by Richard Egan and Roger Marino. The person who played a prominent role as a chairman, CEO and President was Joseph.M.Tucci. The subsidiaries associated with the company are VMWare, RSA Security and Lenovo EMC.

7. Hewlett-Packard (HP)
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 It is an American global information technology company which develops and produces hardware as well as software components and headquartered in Palo Alto, California, United States. The company was founded on January 1, 1939 by William Redington Hewlett and David Packard. The Person who played an eminent role for the growth of company as (Chairman, CEO and President) was MegWhitman. Total numbers of employees as per Quarter2 2015 are 302,000.

8. VMWare (VMW)
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It is an US based company that provides cloud and Virtualization Software and services. The founders of the company were Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum and Edouard Bugnion and founded on 1998 headquarted at Palo Alto, California. The parent of the VMWARE Company is EMC Corporation. The products engaged with the company are vSphere, ESX, ESXi etc. Total number of employees as per December 31 2014 is 18,000.

9. CA Technologies (CA)
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 It is currently known as CA, Inc which is one of the Independent software corporations in the world. The company is headquartered at New York U.S. The founders of the company were Charles B.Wang and Russell Artzt and were founded on 1976. A systems software is created by the company which runs in mainframe, distributed computing, Virtual Machine and cloud computing environments. The main product associated with the company is computer software. The Chairman and CEO of the company are Arthur F.Weinbach and Michael P.Gregoire.

10. (CRM) (CRM) Logo

Salesforce is a cloud Computing Company with type of industry as Software. The company headquarters is located at San Francisco, California, U.S. The company was founded on 1999, by Mark Benioff and Parker Harris. The important products which are linked with the company are Sales Cloud, Service Cloud and Marketing Cloud and the services associated with them are Cloud Computing and Social Enterprise solutions. Mark Benioff (chairman and CEO) and Park Harris (Exec VP of technology) plays a key role for the company.