Five Minute Briefing - Information Management
June 17, 2013
Five Minute Briefing - Information Management: June 17, 2013. A concise weekly report with key product news, market research and insight for data management professionals and IT executives.
Datawatch Corporation, a provider of information optimization solutions, has agreed to acquire Panopticon Software AB, a privately held Swedish company specializing in the delivery of real-time visual data discovery solutions. The transaction is expected to be completed before the end of Datawatch's fiscal year September 30. The acquisition of Panopticon adds additional capabilities for Datawatch that are important in the big data space, Ben Plummer, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, Datawatch, tells 5 Minute Briefing.