NAICS Code Description

511210 - Software Publishers

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 511210 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Salesforcecom IncElectronic Arts Inc
Adobe IncIac/Interactivecorp
Vmware IncCa Inc
Activision Blizzard IncSS&c Technologies Holdings Inc
Goodrich CorporationSquare Inc

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in computer software publishing or publishing and reproduction. Establishments in this industry carry out operations necessary for producing and distributing computer software, such as designing, providing documentation, assisting in installation, and providing support services to software purchasers. These establishments may design, develop, and publish, or publish only. These establishments may publish and distribute software remotely through subscriptions and downloads.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Reselling packaged software--are classified in Sector 42, Wholesale Trade, or Sector 44-45, Retail Trade;
  • Providing access for clients to software published by others from a central host site--are classified in Industry 518210, Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services;
  • Designing software to meet the needs of specific users--are classified in U.S. Industry 541511, Custom Computer Programming Services; and
  • Mass duplication of software--are classified in U.S. Industry 334614, Software and Other Prerecorded Compact Disc, Tape, and Record Reproducing.
Index Entries for 511210
511210511210511210Applications development and publishing, except on a custom basis
511210511210511210Applications software, computer, packaged
511210511210511210Computer software publishers, packaged
511210511210511210Computer software publishing and reproduction
511210511210511210Games, computer software, publishing
511210511210511210Operating systems software, computer, packaged
511210511210511210Packaged computer software publishers
511210511210511210Programming language and compiler software publishers, packaged
511210511210511210Publishers, packaged computer software
511210511210511210Software computer, packaged, publishers
511210511210511210Software publishers
511210511210511210Software publishers, packaged
511210511210511210Utility software, computer, packaged