Which are the Most Profitable Software Companies in the World?

Global software revenue has totalled $407.3 billion in 2013 as per the report from Gartner. This is a 4.8% increase from 2012. Microsoft is at the top of the chart with revenue of $65.7 Billion with a growth rate of 6%. Oracle is at 2nd spot with $29.6 billion & captures 7.3% of the market. SMAC (social media, mobile, analytics & cloud) is rapidly changing the way business operate & software companies addressing the new technologies. Salesforce.com has the highest growth among the top 10 vendors at 33.3%. Some of the other companies in the list are IBM, SAP, Symantac, EMC, HP & others. HP & CA tachnologies have a negative growth rate of 2.7% & 2.6% respectively.

Infographic: Microsoft Remains the World's No. 1 Software Maker | Statista
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Apple launches iPad 2

Apple has launched a new iPad 2 with new features like camera, faster chips & sleek new features. This will be up against HP, Motorola & RIM’s tablet devices. While iPad is a at version 2 others are still introducing new devices or in the process. New ipad will be twice as fast & 9 times graphics performance of its earlier version. The new iPad will be available in 16, 32 & 64 GB. Apple is riding on the success of the iPad with millions of units sold since launch. App store has helped position iPad as the numero uno tablet. App store & iPad will help Digital marketers reach a new audience. The new camera feature will help users video chat as well.