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Today's Deals: Broadbase Snatches Up Servicesoft

Broadbase Software + Servicesoft, Listen.com + WiredPlanet, SERENA Software + UltiMIS, VIA NET.WORKS + Meridian Microtech

 Broadbase Software (BBSW) to acquire Servicesoft


   *  Amount:         $631 million


   *  Terms:            35.1 million shares

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Performance software


   *  Scorecard:      B


    MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 18--Broadbase Software , a provider of customer-focused analytic and marketing automation applications, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Servicesoft, a provider of intelligent e-service solutions. With the Servicesoft acquisition, Broadbase reaches a new level of leadership in intelligent customer interactions by creating the industry's first integrated eCRM suite that provides a single analytic and operational solution.



 VIA NET.WORKS (VNWI) acquires Meridian Microtech srl