Summary: JDA Software Group Inc.
- ID: 1791082
- May 2011
- Standard & Poors
The ratings on Scottsdale, Ariz.-based JDA Software Group Inc. reflect its second-tier presence in a highly competitive and consolidating industry, niche product offerings, and risk associated with switching its product development initiatives to a new technology platform, along with a $246 million jury verdict against the company. A solid base of recurring revenues and currently moderate leverage for the rating partially offset these fundamental business characteristics and the potential future payment. JDA is a provider of software applications offering a comprehensive suite of products, specializing in enterprise resource planning (ERP), supply-and-demand chain optimization, and analytics. The acquisition of I2 Technologies Inc. expanded JDA's customer base and product capabilities into the discrete manufacturing market, provided additional scale, and should help JDA...
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