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Absorb Software Acquires eLogic Learning

Most Recent Absorb Acquisition Strengthens its US & Global Leadership Role in the Growing Learning Management System (LMS) Market

Absorb Software Announces Acquisition of Torch LMS

Absorb Software, provider of the Absorb Learning Management System (LMS) and the newly introduced Absorb Infuse, has acquired Torch LMS, a Utah-based SaaS LMS provider.

Adobe Plans to Buy Marketo for $4.75 Billion

Adobe plans to bulk up on it digital marketing muscle by acquiring Marketo for $4.75 billion.

Totara Learning Expands Partner Network in North America with Ken Cook Co.

Totara Learning is pleased to announce that Ken Cook Co. has joined our global partner network.

Gartner Acquires Capterra

Gartner, Inc., the leading provider of research and analysis on the global information technology industry, today announced the acquisition of Capterra, a privately-held company based in Arlington, VA.

BrightStreamTV Launches New Learning Platform to Empower Educators

BrightStreamTV Allows Educators the Opportunity to Break Away from Old Methodologies and Use Technology to Create a New Way to Learn.

LinkedIn to Acquire lynda.com

LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network on the Internet with more than 300 million members worldwide, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire lynda.com, a leading online learning company teaching business, technology and creative skills to help people achieve their professional goals.

LINE to be acquired by Learning Technologies Group plc

LINE will join Epic to form the UK market leader in the e-learning custom content market, and the combined company will have the requisite size, scope and reach to deliver complex, global learning solutions.

HR Software Acquisitions Continue as Infor Buys PeopleAnswers

A spate of acquisitions in the human relations technology market continued on Wednesday, as software giant Infor said it had acquired …

Exclusive: E-learning company Skillsoft seeks $2 billion sale: sources Reuters

(Reuters) – Skillsoft Ltd is exploring a sale that it hopes will value the private equity-owned provider of educational software to businesses at around $2 …