TITLE

XML consolidation begins as Vignette, WebMethods make billion-dollar buys

AUTHOR(S)
Messmer, Ellen
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Network World;05/29/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the start of industry consolidation among software vendors pioneering the use of XML in the United States, with WebMethods Inc.'s plans to buy Active Software Inc. and Vignette Corp.'s acquisition of OnDisplay Inc. Terms of the acquisition deals; Benefits expected by the companies from the acquisitions; Impact of the deals on WebMethods and Vignette's market presence.
ACCESSION #
3190140

 

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