TIBCO SoftwareTIBCO Software ( TIBX) got a boost in the extended session as strong growth in licensing revenue led to a solid upside profit surprise in the company's fiscal third quarter. The stock jumped 5% to $22 on volume of more than 200,000 after TIBCO posted non-GAAP earnings of $39.4 million, or 23 cents a share, on revenue of $229 million for the three months ended Aug. 28. The average estimate of analysts polled by Thomson Reuters was for a profit of 21 cents a share in the quarter on revenue of $220 million. License revenue swelled by 29% year-over-year to $90.9 million in the quarter, while service and maintenance revenue grew $138.1 million from $113.9 million a year earlier. The cloud computing company said its customers included companies in the financial Services, telecommunications, government, energy, manufacturing, life sciences, and retail industries. Based on TIBCO's regular session closing price of $20.97, the stock is up 8.5% so far in 2011, bucking the action in the broad market.