Pues nada, aquí tenéis la noticia: Blackboard adquiere a Angel Learning, otra de los líderes del software educativo... primero fué WebCT y ahora Angel Learning... la próxima será?
Algunos datos...extraidos de reuters uk
* Says to buy Angel Learning for $95 mln
* Q1 earnings of 27 cents beat estimates by 2 cents
* Sees FY 09 adj EPS $1.21-$1.38
* Sees FY 09 rev $365.5-$374.5 mln
* Shares down 10 pct
En fin, aquí tenéis los inicios de la nota de prensa de Blackboard:
The acquisition combines ANGEL's record of innovation and client service with Blackboard's own innovation, financial strength and industry leadership to create a stronger, more flexible supporter of teaching, learning and student engagement. The combined company aims to accelerate the pace of innovation and interoperability in e-learning, and will continue to invest in solutions to more effectively support teachers and learners. The acquisition will also enable Blackboard to incorporate ANGEL's client-first culture that has translated into consistently excellent experiences and high retention of ANGEL Learning clients.
Under terms of the agreement, Blackboard will acquire ANGEL Learning for approximately
"Blackboard is committed to bringing together the best ideas, innovations and practices in e-learning today," said