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ClickSoftware buys California company

ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd., a business software company with offices in Burlington and Israel, said Tuesday that it had agreed to buy Xora Inc. of Mountain View, Calif., for about $14.7 million.

Xora, whose partners include Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint, specializes in cloud-based systems for managing mobile workers. When completed, the transaction will broaden the range of complementary services that ClickSoftware can offer to its customers.

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“By combining ClickSoftware’s sophisticated, highly configurable offerings for the large and higher end of the mid-size enterprise market with Xora’s suite of configurable, ready-to-use solutions for the lower end of the mid-size and small business market, we achieve the strategic objective to offer a complete portfolio of best-in-class mobile apps for all business roles, in all size companies, in all industry verticals,” ClickSoftware chief executive Moshe BenBassat said.

Chris Reidy

Chris Reidy can be reached at reidy@globe.com.
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