Actuate Corp. (NASDAQ: BIRT) said it has acquired legodo ag.
Based in Karlsruhe, Germany, legodo develops software for easy and rapid generation of personalized customer correspondence via any communication channel, including mobile touch devices. legodo is one of the first to allow organizations to tap the information embedded in their existing ERP, CRM, and other applications to create personalized customer communications.
“The acquisition of legodo extends Actuate´s CCM offering into the interactive customer correspondence space, with tight integration to popular CRM applications including Salesforce, SAP, Siebel and Oracle Fusion,” said Steve Jones, co-vice president and co-general manager of the content services group at Actuate.
Marc Kresin, formerly legodo´s CTO and chief product manager; and Marc Koch, formerly CEO at legodo, have joined Actuate as director of product management, and as director of marketing, respectively, within the content services group at Actuate.
Actuate´s content services group (formerly Xenos) provides organizations with the power to develop, implement and manage intelligent customer communications management solutions.
Actuate provides software to BIRT developers and OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights. Actuate founded and supports BIRT the open source IDE and develops BIRT iHub the world-class deployment platform to significantly improve productivity of developers working on customer facing applications. Visit actuate.com and developer.actuate.com.