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The tech sector suffered through another round of warnings Friday, but it also got a shot of good news -- from overseas.

Shares of German business software giant


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rose Friday after the company raised second-quarter sales estimates. SAP expects to report sales of $2.2 billion and operating income of $520 million to $532 million. Analysts had expected SAP to report sales of $2.17 billion.

The news spurred an enthusiastic response from investors weighed down by warnings this week from sector heavyweights





( SEBL). Shares of SAP traded up $2.08, or 5.5%, to $40.04.

Elsewhere, though, the news was decidedly mixed.


(UIS) - Get Unisys Corporation Report

was among the worst-performing technology stocks after the technology services company warned that second-quarter earnings and sales would fall short of previous expectations.

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Deferrals of enterprise server contracts and delays of service projects late in the quarter led to the earnings and sales shortfalls. Unisys now expects to report a pro forma profit of 10 cents to 11 cents a share on sales of $1.38 billion to $1.39 billion. Previously, it expected to earn 14 cents to 17 cents. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call expected it to earn 12 cents a share on sales of 1.51 billion. Shares of Unisys traded down $1.99, or 15.5%, to $10.87.

SCM Microsystems

( SCMM) fell after it posted weak sales for the second quarter. Sales of $11.5 million were significantly below the $13 million to $15 million the company had projected. It also intends to write down $2.5 million to $3 million for inventory that it doubts it can sell. Shares of SCM Microsystems traded down 96 cents, or 16.1%, to $4.99.

On the plus side,


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stock buyback plans trumped a late Thursday sales warning. The storage networking concern warned that it would earn 29 cents to 33 cents a share, about a penny shy of the consensus estimate, on second-quarter sales of $510 million to $520 million. Analysts had expected sales of $549.4 million. But the company upped its stock repurchase plan to $500 million, citing its confidence in its prospects. Shares jumped $3.05, or 12.1%, to $28.30.

Shares of

Metron Technology

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vaulted after the company reported a narrower-than-expected fourth-quarter loss of 1 cent a share on sales of $62.2 million. Excluding items, the company would have reported a fourth-quarter profit of 5 cents a share. Analysts had expected it to report a loss of 8 cents a share on sales of $61.3 million. Looking ahead, Metron expects to report a pro forma first-quarter profit of 3 cents to 5 cents a share. Analysts are expecting it to earn 3 cents a share. Shares of Metron Technology traded up 40 cents, or 16.9%, to $2.77.

Other technology volume leaders included


(MSFT) - Get Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Report

, up 22 cents to $27.86;


(ORCL) - Get Oracle Corporation Report

, up 11 cents to $11.03;


(INTC) - Get Intel Corporation (INTC) Report

, up 35 cents to $26.57;

Sirius Satellite Radio

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, up 1 cent to $2.79;


(CSCO) - Get Cisco Systems, Inc. Report

, up 19 cents to $22.36;



, up 3 cents to $30.11;


( LU), unchanged at $3.46; and

Nortel Networks

( NT), up 2 cents to $4.37.