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                Q3/9M 2021 Earnings Call

Software AG would like to invite you to its conference call regarding the publication of the preliminary Q3/9M 2021  results.

Schedule October 21, 2021
09:30 a.m. CEST (08:30 a.m. BST) Conference Call with 
CEO Sanjay Brahmawar, CFO Dr. Matthias Heiden & CRO Scott Little

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The conference is supported by an operator and will be recorded.

To watch the audio/slides webcast (and later the replay), please click on the box “Webcast” below on the day of the event.

The analyst presentation on our preliminary Q3/9M 2021 results as well as additional financial information will be available via this website on the event day.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Highlights and Guidance

  • Product revenue in the Digital Business grew 10 percent in the second quarter and 5 percent firsthalf reflecting strong transformation progress. Combined with a strong quarter for Adabas &Natural (A&N) this led to total product revenue growing 17 percent in the second quarter and 6percent in the first half.
  • Bookings in the Digital Business grew 8 percent in the second quarter and 13 percent in the firsthalf. A&N second quarter bookings growth of 48 percent led to first half growth of 8 percent.
  • Digital Business Subscription Momentum with 94 percent of second quarter bookings fromsubscription and Software as a Service (SaaS). Annual recurring revenue (ARR) up 9 percent yearon-year. Recurring revenue growth drove overall product revenue growth in the first half, reaching 91 percent of our product revenue total.
  • Operating margin (EBITA, non-IFRS) of 27.8 percent for the quarter and 21.3 percent for the halfyear represents a strong performance and reflects better than expected results in A&N.
  • Full-year guidance reconfirmed and commitment to 2023 ambitions reiterated.