New Opportunities, Grants, Prestigious Awards, New Publications, and Successful System Deployments - Research Report on Microsoft, EMC, Teradata, Ixia and Guidewire

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Sep 25, 2013, 08:00 ET from Analysts' Corner

NEW YORK, September 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA), and Guidewire Software Inc. (NYSE: GWRE). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Microsoft Corporation Research Report  

On September 20, 2013, BBC reported that Microsoft Corporation's (Microsoft) CEO, Steve Ballmer has admitted that his Company was too slow to react to the smartphone era. According to the release, Steve Ballmer said, "I regret that there was a period in the early 2000s when we were so focused on what we had to do around Windows that we weren't able to redeploy talent to the new device called the phone. That is the thing I regret the most. It would have been better for Windows and our success in other foreign factors." As per the report, Steve Ballmer also said that the Company now has significant opportunities in the market. The report added that the Company recently purchased the mobile phone unit of Nokia, a move that will allow it to speed up development on its Windows Phone platform. The Full Research Report on Microsoft Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


EMC Corporation Research Report

On September 16, 2013, EMC Corporation (EMC) announced that the Fall 2013 EMC Heritage Trust Project (Trust Project) is now accepting nominations for grants through October 18, 2013. According to EMC, grants will support projects that practice and encourage the stewardship of cultural information in local communities around the world. EMC further informed that the Trust Project will accept applications in 10 countries in 2013 that includes Brazil, Canada, Chile, Great Britain, India, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, South Africa, and the United States. The Full Research Report on EMC Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Teradata Corporation Research Report

On September 19, 2013, Teradata Corporation (Teradata) announced that its ready-to-deploy suite of integrated software, Teradata Aster Discovery Platform has been named as winner in two categories of the People's Choice Stevie Awards. According to the Company, the Teradata Aster Discovery platform was recognized as the Favorite New Product of the Year 2013 in the category of "Favorite Business Intelligence Software" as well as in the "New product or Service of the Year - Software, Business, and Competitive Intelligence Solution" category. The Company further stated that it was also recognized with a Bronze Stevie Award for the "Company of the Year - Computer Software." Commenting on the recognitions, Tasso Argyros, Senior Vice president of Global Product Development and Strategy for Teradata said "We are happy to be the proud recipient of multiple People's Choice Stevie® Awards for Favorite New Product of the Year 2013 and New Product of the Year." The Full Research Report on Teradata Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Ixia Research Report

On September 18, 2013, Ixia announced the publication of an industry-first book "Validating VoLTE: A Definitive Guide to Successful Deployments" ("Validating VoLTE"), which provides a unique study of the major deployment challenges and a step-by-step process to help customers deliver superior wireless technology - Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services. According to the Company, the book details strategy for ensuring correct, stable and effective delivery of high-quality multimedia services to customers.  The Company further informed that with in-depth knowledge of the potential pitfalls faced by both equipment manufacturers and mobile operators in deploying VoLTE, "Validating VoLTE" provides the insights the customers need to overcome challenges. Joseph Zeto, Director of Product Marketing at Ixia, said, "With significant revenue still coming from traditional voice and SMS services, VoLTE requires zero technical default. Put another way, the network has to be properly tested and validated end to end with solutions like Ixia's to deliver superior QoS so that consumers can feel a brand new experience." The Full Research Report on Ixia - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []


Guidewire Software Inc. Research Report

On September 16, 2013, Guidewire Software Inc. (Guidewire) announced that RACQ Insurance (RACQI), a leading provider of motor vehicle and household insurance, has successfully deployed Guidewire PolicyCenter, as its new underwriting policy and administration solution, and Guidewire BillingCenter, as its new billing system. According to Guidewire, the products are enabling RACQI to gain a holistic, single source of truth view of customer data across its billing and policy administrations systems to enhance service levels; more quickly roll out products and product changes to increase responsiveness to the market; provide its staff with a technology platform that allows them to do their job quickly and efficiently; and enhance operational efficiency through the automation of former manual tasks. Ian Tavener, Vice President, Asia Pacific Operations at Guidewire, said, "We congratulate RACQI on their successful implementation of Guidewire PolicyCenter and BillingCenter, and we are pleased that they are now an in-production Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ customer." The Full Research Report on Guidewire Software Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: []



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