Open Text pockets Eloquent for $6.7 million. Collaboration system to gain rich media capabilities [InfoWorld: Top News].
At a family Christmas party, I heard from relative that OT picked up another collaboration software company, Centrinity, for a bargain basement price. Centrinity owns the infamous Canadian-bred online product, FirstClass. Here’s a bit of info, Kirk Roberts, at OT was at Web Networks when FirstClass was the platform for one of their earliest ventures into online collaboration among young people across Canada. Way ahead of its time.