and sell a full use license of the product. Resellers: Resellers are given the non-exclusive right to market the company’s software in a specific territory and are offered discounts on its products. Resellers provide customers with various post-sales support and services. Professional Services The company’s professional services organization provides consulting services to customers developing and deploying information applications using its products. These services include application development strategy, project management, security integration, and application design. The company also recruits and trains third party consulting firms to provide consulting services for its products. In addition, it offers, directly and through its network of certified training partners, classes and training programs for its products. Strategy Major elements of the company’s strategy include extending technology leadership; broadening distribution channels; focusing on key application areas; expanding market position through strategic relationships; international presence; utilizing open source; and utilizing professional services capabilities. Research and Development The company’s research and development expenses were approximately $25.3 million for the year ended December 31, 2013. Intellectual Property Rights The company has various issued and pending U.S. patents expiring at varying times ranging from 2015 to 2030. Competition The company competes with IBM, Microsoft, Oracle Corporation, and SAP. It also competes with Information Builders, Qlik Tech, Pentaho, Jaspersoft, MicroStrategy, and Tableau. History The company was founded in 1993. Actuate Software Corporation was incorporated in 1993 in the state of California and reincorporated in the state of Delaware in 1998 as Actuate Corporation.
actuate corp (BIRT:NASDAQ GS)
951 Mariners Island Boulevard
San Mateo, CA 94404
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