and yet another positive comment today from some anal-yst
"Our channel checks support that view ... and indications of strong large-deal signings."
Well let's see, every other company form IBM, to ORCL, lame excused about missing deal signings. And your second clue on a software company is the ANALyst using "channel checks". THERE aren't any software channels to check.
Well,now you can fill it.