2800 Rockcreek Parkway Kansas City, MO 64117 cerner.com
Cerner's annual revenues are over $500 million (see exact revenue data) and has over 1,000 employees. It is classified as operating in the Custom Computer Programming & Software Development Services industry.
Note: Cerner's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Trademark applications show the products and services that Cerner is developing and marketing.
Cerner doesn't have any recent trademark applications, indicating Cerner is focusing on
its existing business rather than expanding into new products and markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
CERNER CLAIRVIA Computer software for scheduling management
DSEXPLORER Computer software for analysis, monitoring and surveillance of drug development data
MDBUS Software and hardware for use in the field of medicine, namely, hardware and software for integrating medical devices, sensors and instruments with a health care information technology system
Determine whether Cerner grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Cerner is relative to the industry overall.
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industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Cerner, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are in the same general field as Cerner and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.