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 Wind River (WIND) acquires ICESoft


   *  Amount:         $25 million


   *  Terms:            100% cash

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Internet services


   *  Scorecard:      B


    ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 27--Wind River Systems , a provider of embedded development software and services for the Internet era, and ICESoft AS of Bergen, Norway, announced that Wind River has acquired ICESoft, a developer of innovative embedded Internet browsing technologies for intelligent devices. Through the acquisition, Wind River will enable manufacturers of consumer electronic products, including Internet appliances such as Web pads and screen phones, Digital TVs, set-top boxes and Web-based business terminals, to incorporate Web browsing and secure transaction functionality into their products. Wind River acquired ICESoft for $25 million in cash.