TopicalNet Buys Lightspeed, Takes Its Name
As the last piece of its acquisition strategy, TropicalNet agrees to buy content management software developer Lightspeed Interactive Inc.TopicalNet Inc. announced the last piece of its acquisition strategy Tuesday, agreeing to buy content management software developer Lightspeed Interactive Inc. Upon closing of the deal, the company will then change its name to Lightspeed Inc. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Lightspeed is the fifth company TopicalNet has acquired since April of last year in the process of creating a complete product set for automated content acquisition, content management, collaboration and content delivery for the mid-market.
The San Francisco-based company previously acquired Internet Profiles Corp. (I/Pro) from Engage Inc. for online audit and analytics; Collectively Sharper for content integration; Teralytics for customer interaction data analytics; and Wego Systems for collaboration and portal development.