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OpenText™, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), today announced it has acquired Catalyst Repository Systems, Inc. (Catalyst), a leading provider of eDiscovery solutions for corporate legal departments and top law firms.

“The joint strength of OpenText and Catalyst...


OpenText™), a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), today announced it has completed the closing of its previously announced acquisition of Liaison Technologies, Inc., a provider of cloud-based information integration and data management solutions.

“The world of...


The Windows 10 April 2018 Update is now available! Some of the new features that come with this update include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Timeline: lets you go back in time to past activities you've worked on across your devices.
  • ...


Drummond Group announced that Cleo has successfully completed the latest round of its AS3 interoperability certification tests.

The AS3 interoperability certification tests certify Version 5.5 of the Cleo Harmony®, Cleo VL Trader®, and Cleo LexiCom® solutions, which are part of the Cleo...


As of April 10th, IBM changed their procedures regarding software service and support (S&S) renewals.  All IBM software S&S renewals will be sent directly to their clients and not through their business partners. IBM will not offer any discount pricing.  If you renew through Effective...


Clear your schedule for March 20 and sign up for this incredible opportunity Oracle is offering!

"Oracle Code is a free event for developers to learn about the latest developer technologies, practices, and trends. Learn from technical experts, industry leaders, and other developers in...


Enterprise World 2018 is OpenText's annual event for their customers.  Attendees have the opportunity to interact with industry leaders and choose from more than 200 targeted training workshops, breakouts, and customer roundtables. This years event will be held in Toronto from...


IBM will remove support for the following Operating Systems from the next version release of Sterling B2B Integrator and Sterling File Gateway
1. iSeries.
2. HP-UX.
3. Solaris

IBM has recognized that above three Operating Systems as nonstrategic in the market and for all...


TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Cisco’s Data Virtualization business (formerly Composite Software), specifically Cisco Information Server, a market-leading solution that powers...


Software AG announced the launch of a new Live Virtual Conference. Named “2017 Product Release”, the two-and-a-half hour event will occur on three days on October 17, 18 and 25 across three time zones. This exciting, new virtual conference will celebrate and unveil many new products and updates...