Two Exchange Partners Merge

Two Microsoft Exchange partners joined forces Monday when IntelliReach Corp. acquired the assets and technology of MicroData Software Inc.

Two Microsoft Exchange partners joined forces Monday when IntelliReach Corp. acquired the assets and technology of MicroData Software Inc.

IntelliReach, developer of ExRay for Exchange, a system monitoring application for Exchange Server, will add MicroDatas software for e-mail security, policy management and reporting, including Cameo 2.0 for real-time e-mail monitoring; Cameo Recon for controlling stored e-mail messages; and MELIA 2.0, an e-mail usage reporting tool.

With the acquisition, IntelliReach, of Dedham, Mass., which also develops e-mail management software for Novell Inc.s Groupwise server, will have more than 1,500 customers in 37 countries, with nearly 2 million mailboxes.

Paul Parisi, founder and president of Topsfield, Mass.-based MicroData, will join IntelliReach as chief architect of Microsoft products.

Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.