What Micro Focus does?
Micro Focus (MCRO) is a global enterprise software group, established in 1976 and headquartered in Newbury, the United Kingdom. The company provides its enterprise customers with a portfolio of solutions in such areas as Hybrid IT, DevOps, Risk Management, Security, and Predictive Analytics.
Micro Focus is the 7th largest pure-play technology company globally. With more than 5,800 engineers in R&D, this is a market leader of COBOL on distributed systems and one of the largest providers of DevOps solutions worldwide.
What does the company produce?
Micro Focus develops and delivers approximately 300 products across the following areas:
- Analytics & Big Data
- Application Dev, Test & Delivery – Business Continuity
- Business continuity
- Information Management & Governance
- IT Operations Management
The company addresses the following market trends:
- Security & Risk Management
- Hybrid IT
- Predictive Analytics
What industries and customers does Micro Focus cover?
Micro Focus has a large customer base of more than 40,000 clients in 50 countries globally. 98 of the Fortune 100 companies use the company’s cutting-edge software offerings.
Its customer base includes American Express, Comcast, Microsoft, Coca-Cola, Walmart, Volvo, the Walt Disney Company, Bank of America, Pfizer, Sony and others.
Micro Focus delivers a variety of solutions to the public sector. In particular, the company targets US-based government clients, helping them to be digitally innovative and securing them against threats.
Moreover, the company engineers reliable travel-specific software for the airline industry (bmi, Airline Seat Company, etc.).
Financial services and insurance companies use the Micro Focus’ software to achieve compliance, reduce the risk of fines or sanctions, minimise cost and increase profit.
As far as healthcare, health and life sciences, the company’s solutions help protect sensitive patient data as required by privacy regulations, enable information management, governance and analytics.
What are the company’s core locations?
The Micro Focus corporate office is based in Newbury, Berkshire, the United Kingdom. With more than 183 locations in 45 countries globally, the company employs approximately 18,000 staff members and has about 2,500 partners.
Where is Micro Focus traded?
Since 2005, Micro Focus is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) under the ticker MCRO. In addition, this is one of the largest UK tech companies traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). It is traded under the ticker symbol MFGP.
Here are the key market indices that Micro Focus is included in: FTSE 100, FTSE 350, FTSE All-Share, FTSE All-Share (ex IT), FTSE techMARK All-Share, and more.
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