qualys

  • How to estimate a company’s health without really trying Crunch Network

    How to estimate a company’s health without really trying

    Within the past few months, NetSuite, Marketo, LinkedIn, FleetMatics and LogMeIn have each been acquired or merged for a combined value of more than $50 billion. At this rate, public SaaS companies may become an endangered species. Clearly, PE investors and larger technology companies sense opportunity and value. Read More

  • What if cybersecurity followed physics? Crunch Network

    What if cybersecurity followed physics?

    The first cybersecurity unicorn kernel popped in late 2013 with the announcement of CloudFlare’s $50 million Series C investment. Today, 10 privately held companies hold membership in the ultra-exclusive cybersecurity unicorn club. With the addition of each new member, eyebrows are raised and questions are asked. Are cybersecurity unicorns outliers or are we at the start of a… Read More

  • Qualys Beats In Q3, But Light Guidance Drags Its Shares South 10%

    Qualys Beats In Q3, But Light Guidance Drags Its Shares South 10%

    Ahead of FireEye’s Wednesday report, Qualys reported its third quarter performance today, including revenue of $42.5 million, and earnings per share of $0.11 using normal accounting techniques. Employing less rigorous standards, Qualys earned a steeper $0.19 per share. Read More

  • Cloud Security Firm Qualys’ IPO Opens At $12/Share, Raising $71.8M

    Cloud Security Firm Qualys’ IPO Opens At $12/Share, Raising $71.8M

    As of today, one more enterprise cloud startup is now a publicly-listed company. Qualys — trading as QLYS — opened trading today on the NASDAQ with shares priced at $12, in the mid-range of the expected offering of between $11 and $13. After a slow start in the morning, the shares climbed up to $14.85 during the day, to settle down at $14.12 at close. Not quite as much of a rise… Read More