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IBM Acquires Bowstreet

On December 20, 2005, IBM announced the acquisition of Bowstreet, Inc., a leading provider of portal-based tools and technology. Bowsteet products have a proven track record of helping organizations bring together applications, documents, databases and other enterprise information into a single, integrated portal application and dashboard -- without requiring significant technical skills. By bringing together assorted data and information into a single "composite" application, you can more easily share and connect your data with customers, partners and suppliers, which can increasecollaboration and lead to increased organizational productivity.