Adobe Systems Inc. , the top maker of graphic-design programs, forecast fiscal first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates , bolstered by resurgent sales of the company’s desktop-publishing software.
Oracle Corp ., the world’s top supplier of database software, forecast fourth-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ predictions as companies stepped up spending on hardware and the programs needed to organize data.
Adobe Systems Inc. , the top maker of graphic-design programs, rose in Nasdaq trading after saying first-quarter profit will exceeded analysts’ estimates , lifted by resurgent sales of publishing software.
Oracle Corp . rose in Nasdaq trading after forecasting fourth-quarter profit that topped analysts’ predictions, a sign of growing demand for database software as well as hardware added by the Sun Microsystems Inc. purchase.
Google Inc. accused Microsoft Corp. and Oracle Corp. of waging a “hostile, organized campaign” against its Android mobile software, a sign of escalating tension in the technology industry’s patent war.