Micro Focus

Micro Focus develops a software that allows enterprises to develop, test, deploy, assess and modernize business-critical applications. Read more

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CEO

Stephen Murdoch

CEO Approval Rating

65/100

Founded:

1976

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PublicIndependent CompanyLondon Stock ExchangeMCRO

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AppDynamics is Micro Focus's #1 rival. AppDynamics was founded in 2008 in San Francisco, California. Like Micro Focus, AppDynamics also operates in the Application Software space. AppDynamics generates $2.5B less revenue than Micro Focus.

BMC is one of Micro Focus's top competitors. BMC is headquartered in Houston, Texas, and was founded in 1980. Like Micro Focus, BMC also works within the Application Software sector. BMC generates 66% the revenue of Micro Focus.

Chef is seen as one of Micro Focus's top competitors. Chef was founded in 2008, and its headquarters is in Seattle, Washington. Chef is in the SaaS field. Chef has 11,794 fewer employees than Micro Focus.

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Micro Focus Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

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$3B

Micro Focus's revenue is the ranked 1st among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 688.8M. Over the last three quarters, Micro Focus's revenue has decreased by 0%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $3B; in Q3 2020, it was $3B; in Q2 2020, it was $3B.

Micro Focus Acquisitions

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ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
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ATAR Labs

Jul 2020

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undisclosed
ATAR Labs develops a cybersecurity platform that offers automated threat analysis and response solutions for businesses.
Interset Software, Inc.

Feb 2019

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undisclosed
Interset is a security analytics platform that offers threat investigation, endpoint detection and behavioral-centric security solutions.
Cobol-it

Dec 2017

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undisclosed
COBOL-IT is a strategic vendor of open-source products offering business-critical solutions for enterprise customers and government entities.
GWAVA, Inc.

Oct 2016

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undisclosed
GWAVA provides enterprise-level unified message archiving, message security and disaster recovery solutions.
Serena Software Inc.

Mar 2016

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$540M
Serena is a software company that provides IT management products to enterprises.

These are all the companies that Micro Focus has acquired. Micro Focus has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was ATAR Labs in Jul 2020. ATAR Labs develops a cybersecurity platform that offers automated threat analysis and response solutions for businesses.

Micro Focus Funding History

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Since Micro Focus was founded in 1976, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Micro Focus has raised $0. Micro Focus' funding round was on May 2005 for a total of $0

Micro Focus Investments

No recent investments found related to Micro Focus

These are all the companies that Micro Focus has invested in. Micro Focus has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was ATAR Labs in Jul 2020. ATAR Labs develops a cybersecurity platform that offers automated threat analysis and response solutions for businesses.

Micro Focus News

June 4, 2021National Computrade News

RAH Infotech Partners with Micro Focus to Accelerate Help Enterprise Digital Transformation

RAH Infotech, India's specialty technology distributor today announced it has partnered with Micro Fo... See more »
June 4, 2021Technuter

Micro Focus unveils a number of partnerships with non-profits and charities to support people in need and eliminate digital exclusion

Micro Focus introduced its goal to Inspire a Million Lives as part of its ongoing commitment to Micro... See more »
June 1, 2021Sharecast

Micro Focus appoints Matt Ashley as CFO

Micro Focus has appointed Matt Ashley as its new chief financial officer with effect from 28 June.... See more »
May 19, 2021MarketScreener

Account Management. Great Relationships. Great Teams.

(marketscreener.com) 0 I am Dr. James D. Borderick, and I look after the Competitive Benchmark resear... See more »
May 18, 2021MarketScreener

Indicate by check mark whether this registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F. Form 20-F Form 40-F (Form 6-K)

(marketscreener.com) Indicate by check mark whether this registrant files or will file annual reports... See more »
May 18, 2021Sharecast

Micro Focus expects H1 performance ahead of views, shares rally

Micro Focus shares surged on Tuesday after the software company said its first-half performance was s... See more »

Micro Focus Blogs

November 23, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

GreenLight Group’s GITOpS – what is it and why does it matter?

What is GITOpS (and why does it matter)? Operations is the lifeblood of every IT department, and for ... See more »
November 18, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

Smart changes in store

How Kmart modernized using AWS and Micro Focus Introduction A recent Forbes article commented, “COVID... See more »
November 17, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

INSPIRE 20 Podcast: Sari Brody

What makes Sari Brody, former Global Head of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at IKEA, proud? Being ... See more »
November 3, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

Micro Focus is Strategically Winning!

How do we measure how strategic we are to our customers? Micro Focus uses double-blind competitive be... See more »
November 3, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

INSPIRE 20 Podcast: It’s Semra Barutchu from Infosys

Oh! We’re halfway there And just like that, we have made it to episode 10, the halfway point of... See more »
October 29, 2020Micro Focus International plc Blog

Plotting your DX strategy in the new normal

DX: Get Serious Have you seen the pandemic internet joke? It asks, “Who has driven Digital Transforma... See more »
October 19, 2020Micro Focus Blog

INSPIRE 20 – mark my words! The importance of diverse tech innovation

UKBlackTech All I can say about this week’s episode is WOW, Mark Martin, what an episode! Mark, a com... See more »

Micro Focus Press Releases

July 1, 2020centralcharts

Micro Focus' IDOL Named a Leader Among AI-Based Text Analytics Platforms

Micro Focus' IDOL Named a Leader Among AI-Based Text Analytics Platforms Unified Unstructured Data An... See more »
May 1, 2020Micro Focus

Micro Focus Recognized as a Leader in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) today announced that Micro Focus has been recognized as a Leader... See more »
April 30, 2020Micro Focus

Micro Focus to Share Insight into Why It Has Expanded Its Partnership with Televerde at Forrester SiriusDecisions Virtual Summit

COVID19 is changing the business landscape. In a world of physical distancing and growing economic in... See more »
April 21, 2020Micro Focus

Micro Focus Launches its Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative to Further Support Global Communities and Drive Change

Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) today launched Micro Focus INSPIRE, a global Corporate Social Res... See more »
April 1, 2020Micro Focus

Micro Focus Recognized with a 5-Star Rating in the 2020 CRN® Partner Program Guide

Micro Focus has received a 5-Star rating from CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, in its 2020 Partn... See more »
March 31, 2020PR Newswire

Micro Focus Announces Vertica 10, Delivering Unified Predictive Analytics at Massive Scale

/PRNewswire/ -- Micro Focus (NYSE: MFGP) today announced the Vertica 10 Analytics Platform, which inc... See more »
March 31, 2020Micro Focus

Micro Focus Announces Vertica 10, Delivering Unified Predictive Analytics at Massive Scale

Micro Focus (NYSE: MFGP) today announced the Vertica 10 Analytics Platform, which includes major upda... See more »

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Micro Focus Summary

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Micro Focus develops a software that allows enterprises to develop, test, deploy, assess and modernize business-critical applications. Micro Focus was founded in 1976. Micro Focus' headquarters is located in Berkshire, England, GB RG14 1QN. It has rai...

CEO

Micro Focus's CEO, Stephen Murdoch, currently has an approval rating of 65%. Micro Focus's primary competitors are AppDynamics, BMC & Chef.

Frequently Asked Questions about Micro Focus

  1. When was Micro Focus founded?

    Micro Focus was founded in 1976
  2. Who is Micro Focus's CEO?

    Micro Focus's CEO is Stephen Murdoch
  3. How much revenue does Micro Focus generate?

    Micro Focus generates $3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Micro Focus have?

    Micro Focus has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Micro Focus's headquarters?

    Micro Focus's headquarters is in Berkshire England, GB
  2. How many employees does Micro Focus have?

    Micro Focus has 12,094 employees
  3. What sector does Micro Focus operate in?

    Micro Focus is in Application Software, Data Processing Services, Internet Software
  4. Who are Micro Focus's competitors?

    Micro Focus's top competitors are AppDynamics, BMC, Chef