IBM to Acquire Wind River?
Aug 17, 2007, 19:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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"IBM may acquire embedded software powerhouse Wind River,
according to rumors originating in the blogosphere, and a statement
issued by Wind River competitor Enea. Wind River stock yesterday
rose about a dollar per share, or 10 percent, in advance of the
rumor hitting. Wind River has denied the rumor, however.
"In response to LinuxDevices.com's inquiry regarding whether
acquisition discussions were in progress, Wind River chief
marketing officer John Bruggeman replied by email from a mobile
phone, 'Not that I know about...'"