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Novell reports financial results for first fiscal quarter 2008

2008-03-11 14:34:20
 

Novell, Inc. announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended Jan. 31, 2008. For the quarter, Novell reported net revenue of $231 million. This compares to net revenue of $218 million for the first fiscal quarter 2007. Income from operations for the first fiscal quarter 2008 was $8 million, compared to a loss from operations of $21 million for the first fiscal quarter 2007. Income from continuing operations in the first fiscal quarter 2008 was $15 million, or $0.04 per share. This compares to a loss from continuing operations of $12 million, or $0.04 loss per share, for the first fiscal quarter 2007.

On a non-GAAP basis, income from operations for the first fiscal quarter 2008 was $24 million. This compares to non-GAAP loss from operations of $1 million in the year-ago quarter. Non-GAAP income from continuing operations for the first fiscal quarter 2008 was $29 million, or $0.08 per share. This compares to non-GAAP income from continuing operations of $3 million, or $0.01 per share, for the first fiscal quarter 2007.

For the first fiscal quarter 2008, Novell reported $30 million of revenue from Open Platform Solutions of which $28 million was from Linux* Platform Products, up 65 percent year-over-year. Revenue from Identity and Security Management was $32 million, of which Identity and Access Management was $28 million, up 15 percent year-over-year. Revenue from Systems and Resource Management was $37 million, up 5 percent year-over-year. Workgroup revenue of $90 million was up 1 percent year-over-year.