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Autonomy did count some hardware sales as marketing costs, ex-finance bod tells High Court

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Re: What's the problem?

If you have a $1M combined deal and value the hardware at $0 (as a marketing cost), delivery cost at $10K, and the software at $990K, you can claim your gross margin is 99%. That would be fraudulently misleading.

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