Software AG acquires webMethods

, Apr 5, 2007

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Software AG Europe’s largest systems software and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) provider, and webMethods, Inc. (NASDAQ: WEBM), a leading business integration and optimization software company, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Software AG to acquire webMethods in a cash tender offer for $9.15 per share or approximately $546 million.