Vendors That Survived the Recession: 2009 Dire Predictions Revisited
Demise Prediction Rate: 18%
January 2009 Market Cap: $9.75 billion
December 2009 Market Cap: $12.11 billion
CA was the software vendor that everyone loved to hate and where good products go to die. That’s not the current incarnation of CA, which has done a tremendous job of cleaning up its reputation over the past year. It’s still a mainframe software company first, but is expanding its security and storage footprints.