Actuate Acquires Performancesoft

March 2006
Business Finance;Mar2006, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p54
The article announces the acquisition of Performancesoft by Actuate Corp. Business intelligence software provider spent $16.5 million to acquire Performancesoft Inc. Performancesoft Inc. is a performance management technology vendor and their product is the world's most widely deployed. The company focuses on scorecard and dashboard applications.


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