Serena Software Inc. May 11
- ID: 1802660
- May 2011
- Standard & Poors
Solid position in the "change management software" market; Large maintenance revenue base provides some revenue visibility; and Adequate liquidity. Narrow business profile; Limited scale in a market where large, well-capitalized competitors dominate; and Highly leveraged financial profile. The ratings on Serena Software Inc. reflect its narrow business profile, a highly competitive environment with significantly larger competitors, and a highly leveraged financial profile. Serena has a solid No. 2 position in the software configuration management (SCM) market, but this is a limited?and highly competitive?market. The company's large maintenance revenue base, which provides a measure of revenue visibility and adequate liquidity provide support for the rating. Serena provides integrated software and related services that help companies' information technology (IT) departments manage the...
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