IBM to Acquire BigFix to Advance Smarter Data Centers
July 1, 2010
IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire BigFix, Inc., a privately-held company based in Emeryville, Calif. The move aims to accelerate IBM's efforts to help organizations more intelligently secure the enterprise by managing and automating security and compliance updates on thousands of computers globally. Financial details were not disclosed.