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 Red Hat (RHAT) acquires Bluecurve


   *  Amount:         $35.2 million


   *  Terms:            1.3 million RHAT shares

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Linux Software


   *  Scorecard:      B


    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, April 19--Red Hat (RHAT) , provider of software based on the alternative operating system Linux, said it agreed to buy privately held Bluecurve, maker of software that helps