eWeek: SCO Financials Improve As IP Fights Heat Up
Dec 22, 2003, 21:00 (8 Talkback[s])
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"Does litigation pay? The SCO Group Inc. took time out from its
continuing legal struggles with IBM Corp. and other Linux vendors
to report revenue of $24.3 million for the fourth quarter of its
fiscal year, ended Oct. 31. The figure marked a 57 percent increase
over the year-ago quarter's revenue of $15.5 million.
"Fourth-quarter revenue from Unix was $14 million, company
officials said. In addition, SCO CEO Darl McBride said the company
generated $10.3 million in revenue from its SCOsource licensing
initiative, which was derived from licensing agreements reached
with Microsoft Corp. and in fiscal 2003..."