New Products, Financial Results, and Recognitions - Research Report on IBM, Motorola Solutions, Altera, F5 Networks, and

 New Products, Financial Results, and Recognitions - Research Report on IBM,
            Motorola Solutions, Altera, F5 Networks, and Celestica

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NEW YORK, October 28, 2013

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM), Motorola Solutions Inc.
(NYSE: MSI), Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR), F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:
FFIV), and Celestica Inc. (NYSE: CLS). Today's readers may access these
reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and
analyst ratings - via the links below.

International Business Machines Corp. Research Report

On October 22, 2013, International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) announced a
new cloud solution that combines software analytics and cloud security
services to keep away web-based Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS) attacks
for organizations which do business on the web and in the cloud. IBM stated
that as part of the cloud solution, it will integrate Akamai Technologies
Inc.'s (Akamai) always-on cloud-based web security solution, "Kona Site
Defender" with IBM's Cloud Security Services portfolio. Kris Lovejoy, General
Manager, IBM Security Services, commented, "The partnership with Akamai
combines a world-class security team and an intelligent network platform to
strengthen cloud security. Together with Akamai, IBM can provide both
proactive and reactive DDoS protection from the increasing frequency, scale
and sophistication of these attacks." The Full Research Report on
International Business Machines Corp. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/1c4d_IBM]

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Motorola Solutions Inc. Research Report

On October 23, 2013, Motorola Solutions Inc. (Motorola Solutions) announced
its Q3 2013 financial results. The Company's net sales declined 1.9% YoY to
$2.1 billion during the quarter. Net earnings attributable to Motorola
Solutions were $307.0 million or $1.16 per diluted share in Q3 2013 compared
to net earnings attributable to Motorola Solutions of $206.0 million or $0.72
per diluted share in Q3 2012. Commenting on the results, Greg Brown, Chairman
and CEO of Motorola Solutions, said, "In the third quarter, we expanded
operating margins, reduced costs and delivered double-digit EPS growth. In
addition, we are on track to achieve 18 percent operating margin for the full
year." The Company stated that its outlook for full-year 2013 is for revenues
to be approximately flat year-on-year and Non-GAAP earnings per share from
continuing operations in the range of $4.63 to $4.70. The Full Research Report
on Motorola Solutions Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/e869_MSI]

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Altera Corporation Research Report

On October 21, 2013, Altera Corporation (Altera) announced four new reference
designs that leverage the power technology obtained through the Company's
acquisition of Enpirion®. According to Altera, the reference designs offer
field-programmable gate array (FPGA) users and board developers turnkey power
solutions that increase power efficiency by up to 35.0%, reduce board area by
up to 50.0%, and reduce overall bill-of-material (BOM) bulk capacitance costs
by up to 50.0% versus competing power solutions. The Company said that these
Altera power-optimized reference designs are offered to customers as
downloadable design packages and are demonstrated in hardware on Altera
development kits. Mark Davidson, Marketing Director of the Power Business Unit
at Altera, said, "Altera has answered our customers' calls by providing
complete, easy-to-use, highly-efficient power solutions that are engineered to
work alongside our industry-leading FPGA devices. With these solutions we are
delivering more value to our customers by helping them build better systems in
less time." The Full Research Report on Altera Corporation - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/eab3_ALTR]

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F5 Networks, Inc. Research Report

On October 23, 2013, F5 Networks, Inc. (F5) announced its Q4 FY 2013 financial
results (period ended September 30, 2013). The Company's total revenues
increased 9.0% YoY to $395.3 million. Net income was $76.2 million or $0.97
per diluted share in Q4 FY 2013 compared to net income of $67.7 million or
$0.85 per diluted share in Q4 FY 2012. Commenting on the results, John McAdam,
F5 President and CEO, said, "The fourth quarter of fiscal 2013 was a positive
finish to the year, characterized by strong demand for our new products and
increasing traction in new and emerging market opportunities." F5 stated that
for Q1 FY 2014 (period ending December 31, 2013), it has set a revenue target
of $390-$400 million and GAAP earnings target of $0.81-$0.84 per diluted
share. The Full Research Report on F5 Networks, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/57ea_FFIV]

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Celestica Inc. Research Report

On October 22, 2013, Celestica Inc. (Celestica) announced that it has received
the 2013 Supplier of the Year award from EMC, recognizing the Company for
developing innovative solutions in support of EMC's business goals and
continued operational excellence throughout its global network. Commenting on
the award, Craig Muhlhauser, CEO, Celestica, said, "This recognition is
testament to our global EMC team demonstrating the dedication to continuous
improvement and working together to deliver innovative solutions that
consistently meet or exceed EMC's expectations. Thank you to our partner, EMC,
for acknowledging our commitment and contribution to their business success."
The Full Research Report on Celestica Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/78cd_CLS]

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