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Open Text (OTEX) Company Profile

Updated Jun 2, 2020
Open Text has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Open Text Corporation
Short Name:Open Text
Trading Ticker Symbol:OTEX
Primary Exchange:NASDAQ
Headquarter City/Country:Canada
Primary Industry Sector:Technology
Seconday Sub-sector:EDP Services
Main Business Areas: Technology, EDP Services, Application Software
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Open Text stock

Market and Trading Information for Open Text

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Open Text as of writing:
Current Share Price:$42.93
Previous Year's Closing Price:$44.07
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-2.59%
Market Cap:$11.44 billion
52-week Price Range:$29.12 - $47.85
Dividend Per Share:$0.7
EPS (TTM):1.03
Price-Earnings (Trailing):41.48
Price-Earnings (Forward):14.03

Company Profile and Business Description for Open Text

Open Text Corporation, incorporated on July 1, 2016, provides a platform and suite of software products and services that assist organizations in finding, utilizing, and sharing business information from any device. The Company designs, develops, markets and sells Enterprise Information Management (EIM) software and solutions. Its software and services allow organizations to manage the information that flows into, out of, and throughout the enterprise as part of daily operations. Its solutions incorporate collaborative and mobile technologies and are delivered for on-premises deployment, as well as through cloud, hybrid and managed hosted services models. In addition, the Company provides solutions that facilitate the exchange of information and transactions that occur between supply chain participants, such as manufacturers, retailers, distributors and financial institutions, and are central to a company's ability to collaborate with its partners. Its EIM offerings include Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Business Process Management (BPM), Customer Experience Management (CEM), Business Network, Discovery and Analytics.

Enterprise Content Management

The Company facilitates ECM with a set of technologies that manage information throughout its lifecycle. Its ECM solutions, which are available on-premises and in the cloud, include Content Management, which provides a repository for business documents (such as those created with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD and Adobe Acrobat/PDF) and allows for the organizing, displaying, classifying, access control, version control, event auditing, rendition, and search of documents and other content types; Records Management, which enables control of the complete lifecycle of content management by associating retention and disposition rules to control if and when content can or must be deleted or archived on storage media; Archiving, which manages content storage policies according to business context, optimizes storage use, and provides high-end storage services; Email Management Solutions, which enable the archiving, control and monitoring of e-mail, regardless of platform, to manage the size of the e-mail database, manage e-mail server performance, control the lifecycle of e-mail content and monitor e-mail content to manage compliance; Capture solutions, which help bridge the gap between structured and unstructured data by providing the ability to capture and image paper content while applying metadata and applicable policies and schedules; Core, which is a software as a service (SaaS)-based, multi-tenant cloud solution that provides ways to share documents and collaborate for teams of any size, from small groups to large enterprises.

Business Process Management

BPM provides the software capabilities for analyzing, automating, monitoring and optimizing structured business processes that typically fall outside the scope of existing enterprise systems. Its BPM solutions include Process suite platform, which puts the business in direct control of its processes and fosters alignment between business and information technology (IT); Capture and recognition systems, which convert documents from analog sources, such as paper or facsimile (fax), to electronic documents and apply value added functions, such as optical/intelligent character recognition (OCR/ICR) and barcode scanning, and then releases these documents into repositories where they can be stored, managed, and searched, and Process suite solutions, which are packaged applications built on the Process Suite and address specific business problems and include Contract Management, Cloud Brokerage Services, Digital Media Supply Chain and Enterprise App Store.

Customer Experience Management

The Company's CEM solutions include Web Content Management, which provides software for authoring, maintaining, and administering Websites designed to offer a visitor experience that integrates content from internal and external sources; Digital Asset Management, which provides a set of content management services for browsing, searching, viewing, assembling and delivering rich media content, such as images, audio and video; Customer Communications Management software, which makes it possible for organizations to process and deliver personalized documents in paper or electronic format; Social Software, which helps companies socialize their Web presence by adding blogs, wikis, ratings and reviews, and build communities for public Websites and employee intranets, and Portal, which enables organizations to aggregate, integrate and personalize corporate information and applications and provides a central, contextualized, and personalized view of information for executives, departments, partners and customers.

Business Network

The OpenText Business Network (BN) is a set of offerings that facilitate exchange of information inside and outside the enterprise. BN solutions include Business-to-Business (B2B) Integration services, which help manage an enterprise's electronic supply chain while impacting costs, infrastructure and overhead; Fax Solutions automate business fax and electronic document distribution to manage the business impact of company information, increase employee productivity and decrease paper-based operational costs, and Secure Messaging, which helps to share and synchronize files across an organization, across teams and with business partners, while leveraging the smartphones and tablets to provide information on the go without sacrificing information governance or security.


The Company's Analytics solutions help organizations gain insight from their structured and unstructured information, make predictions, visualize and report on business processes, customer interactions and a myriad of other sources of information. This analytical data can then be used to refine business processes or content utilization, make predictions, identify trends, manage customer service or be applied in a multitude of various scenarios. The Company's Analytics solutions include Embedded Reporting and Visualization, which is used to embed reports and visualizations of data in an array of applications, including the OpenText EIM Suites and many third party data sources, and Big Data Analysis, which is the analysis of large sets of information from databases, files, enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) systems and a range of other sources.


The Discovery solutions organize and visualize all relevant content and make it possible for business users to locate information and make informed decisions based on timely, contextualized information. Discovery solutions include Search, which addresses information security and productivity requirements by securely indexing all information for fast retrieval and real-time monitoring; Semantic Navigation, which manages the end user experience of Websites by enabling intuitive visual exploration of site content through contextual navigation; Auto-Classification, which manages the quality of information governance through metadata extraction and classification of information, and InfoFusion, which makes it possible for organizations to deal with the issue of so-called information silos resulting from, for instance, numerous disconnected information sources across the enterprise.

The Company competes with International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), EMC Corporation (EMC), Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Adobe Inc., Oracle, Microsoft, j2 Inc. and Pegasystems Inc.

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