Adobe

Adobe Systems engages in the design and development of digital marketing and media solutions. Read more

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Adobe

Adobe Systems engages in the design and development of digital marketing and media solutions. Read more

Shantanu Narayen's photo - Chairman & CEO of Adobe

Chairman & CEO

Shantanu Narayen

CEO Approval Rating

74/100

Founded:

1982

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Apple is perceived as one of Adobe's biggest rivals. Apple was founded in 1976 in Cupertino, California. Apple is in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment field. Apple generates $311.7B more revenue than Adobe.

Autodesk is Adobe's #2 rival. Autodesk is a Public company that was founded in 1982 in San Rafael, California. Autodesk competes in the Systems Software industry. Compared to Adobe, Autodesk has 9,857 fewer employees.

Avid is one of Adobe's top competitors. Avid's headquarters is in Burlington, Massachusetts, and was founded in 1987. Avid operates in the Publishing industry. Avid generates 2.63% of Adobe's revenue.

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Adobe Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$13.7B

Adobe's revenue is the ranked 14th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 72.3B. Over the last four quarters, Adobe's revenue has grown by 24.8%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $3.9B; in Q4 2020, it was $3.4B; in Q3 2020, it was $3.2B; in Q2 2020, Adobe's revenue was $3.1B.

Adobe Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Workfront, Inc.

Nov 2020

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$1.5B
Workfront develops a cloud-based platform that offers workflow and content management solutions for enterprises.

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Oculus Medium

Dec 2019

Source »
undisclosed
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Allegorithmic

Jan 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Allegorithmic designs and develops a 3D texturing software for visual effects artists, animators and designers.
Marketo, Inc.

Sep 2018

Source »
$4.8B
Marketo is a cloud-based marketing automation platform that assists brands in tracking their customer's online actions.
Magento, Inc.

May 2018

Source »
$1.7B
Magento is an open source eCommerce platform that offers omnichannel and digital transformation solutions for fashion, food and beverage industries.

These are all the companies that Adobe has acquired. Adobe has acquired 54 companies and its latest acquisition was Workfront, Inc. in Nov 2020. Workfront develops a cloud-based platform that offers workflow and content management solutions for enterprises.

Adobe Funding History

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IPO
Aug 1986
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Since Adobe was founded in 1982, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Adobe has raised $0. Adobe's funding round was on Aug 1986 for a total of $0

Adobe Investments

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DESCRIPTION

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INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

VidMob is a video creation platform that provides marketing communication solutions for graphic designers and animators.
$50M
Dec 13, 2020
Series C
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Skillshare is an educational technology company that provides E-learning and performance support solutions for individuals and businesses.
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Oct 04, 2020
Series D
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Demandbase is a digital marketing firm that provides targeted advertising, web analytics, optimization and personalization for business to business (B2B) companies.
$65M
May 21, 2017
Series H
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Demandbase is a digital marketing firm that provides targeted advertising, web analytics, optimization and personalization for business to business (B2B) companies.
$30M
Jul 08, 2015
Equity
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Livefyre is a social media marketing firm that focuses on using consumer-created content for marketing campaigns.
$32M
Feb 18, 2015
Series D
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These are all the companies that Adobe has invested in. Adobe has invested 54 companies and its latest investment was Workfront, Inc. in Nov 2020. Workfront develops a cloud-based platform that offers workflow and content management solutions for enterprises.

Adobe News

May 4, 2021Thurrott

Adobe Further Integrates Creative Cloud with Google Workspace

Adobe announced today that it will be deepening the integration between its Creative Cloud and Google... See more »
May 3, 2021BandT Australia

Seven Hires New Head Of Commercial Data, Launches New Adobe Partnership

The Seven Network has announced that Dean La Rosa will be taking the position of Head of Commercial d... See more »
May 2, 2021Which-50

It's Digital First and There's No Going Back, says Adobe CEO, Shantanu Narayen

We've gone from a world with digital to a digital first world, and there is no going back, according ... See more »
April 30, 2021EnterpriseTimes

Adobe announces availability of B2B Edition of Adobe Real-time CDP

Adobe has announced the new B2B Edition of its Real-time Customer Data Platform (CDP), built on Adobe... See more »
April 30, 2021USA Science News

Adobe wants to help businesses survive the death of third-party cookies

Adobe's next generation Real-time CDP uses first-party data as opposed to third-party cookies to deli... See more »
April 30, 2021Digital Camera World

Adobe launches Creative Cloud Pro Edition, with 200 MILLION royalty free assets

It sounds like a massive cost saving for Adobe Stock users, but the new plan is pitched at multi-user... See more »

Adobe Blogs

November 9, 2017Adobe Blog

7 Powerful TEDxTeen Talks that Will Change the Way You Think

TEDxTeen is collective of thought-leaders in the creative community, and artists are using their voic... See more »
November 9, 2017Adobe Blog

The Future of AI and Creativity: An Interview with Jon Brandt

Jon Brandt joined Adobe 15 years ago to help expand our research into artificial intelligence (AI). H... See more »
November 8, 2017Adobe Blog

Amy Cuddy on Being Bold and Building Presence

Social psychologist and best selling author Amy Cuddy shares her thoughts on how we can take bold ste... See more »
November 6, 2017Adobe Blog

This Animator is Collaborating with Dancers to Show that Every Story Has a Common Thread

After sharing her animation work on BeHance, Clara Santos was asked by a dance and film crew to colla... See more »
November 6, 2017Adobe Blog

Donna Morris Honored as National Academy of Human Resources Fellow

Our head of Customer & Employee Experience was recognized for her pioneering work re-imagining employ... See more »
November 2, 2017Adobe Blog

How to Stay Creative Post-Graduation

In school, you're surrounded by a community of creatives and doers. But post-school life brings chang... See more »
November 2, 2017Adobe Blog

Mastering Creative and Experience Intelligence: A Year with Adobe Sensei

Our CTO Abhay Parasnis shares Sensei innovation milestones over the past year.... See more »

Adobe Press Releases

March 16, 2021Business Wire

Adobe to Webcast Q1 FY2021 Earnings Conference Call

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced it will webcast its first quar... See more »
March 11, 2021WebProNews

Adobe Photoshop Uses AI to Increase Image Pixels by Four Times

WebProNews Adobe Photoshop Uses AI to Increase Image Pixels by Four Times Adobe is bringing Super Res... See more »
February 26, 2021StreetInsider

ADBE) Featured in Simply Wall St Journal

Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) was featured in this weeks Simply Wall St Journal that discussed its positioning... See more »
January 27, 2021Business Wire

LottieFiles Raises $9 Million in Series A Round Led by Microsoft's M12 Venture Fund

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LottieFiles Raises $9 Million in Series A Ro... See more »
December 24, 2020PRWIRE

Adobe Flash Player to be officially retired on the 31st of December 2020

On the 31st of December Adobe will officially retire Adobe Flash Player and mark the end of an era fo... See more »
December 10, 2020Business Wire

Adobe Outlines Growth Opportunities at Financial Analyst Meeting

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today will host a virtual financial analyst me... See more »
December 10, 2020Business Wire

Adobe Reports Record Q4 and Fiscal 2020 Revenue

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today reported financial results for its fourt... See more »

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Adobe Headquarters

345 Park Avenue

San Jose, California95110

1-408-536-6000

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Adobe Summary

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Overview

Adobe Systems engages in the design and development of digital marketing and media solutions. Adobe was founded in 1982. Adobe's headquarters is located in San Jose, California, USA 95110. It has raised undisclosed amount in 1 round. The latest round ...

CEO

Adobe's Chairman & CEO, Shantanu Narayen, currently has an approval rating of 74%. Adobe's primary competitors are Apple, Autodesk & Avid.

Website

adobe.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Adobe

  1. When was Adobe founded?

    Adobe was founded in 1982
  2. Who is Adobe's CEO?

    Adobe's CEO is Shantanu Narayen
  3. How much revenue does Adobe generate?

    Adobe generates $13.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Adobe have?

    Adobe has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Adobe's headquarters?

    Adobe's headquarters is in San Jose California, USA
  1. How many employees does Adobe have?

    Adobe has 21,357 employees
  2. What sector does Adobe operate in?

    Adobe is in Internet Software, Digital Marketing & Publishing, Digital Graphics
  3. Who are Adobe's competitors?

    Adobe's top competitors are Apple, Autodesk, Avid
  4. Who has Adobe invested in?

    Adobe's has invested in companies such as VidMob, Skillshare, Demandbase