Embarcadero Technologies, which makes application and database development tools, is buying another solution to its arsenal.
San Francisco-based Embarcadero is buying CA Technologies’ ERwinData Modeling software, which will also give it more channel partners to sell software through.
Embarcadero said in a statement that ERwin is the most-used data modeling tool among data professionals. It is sold through more than 500 partners in over 70 countries.
“Data architecture is now the biggest part of Embarcadero’s business and represents our significant commitment to the category,” CEO Wayne Williams said in the statement.
“Every aspect of IT – from application development and business intelligence to security and user experience – is defined and driven by data architecture. With the addition of CA ERwin’s strong technical team and deep data modeling expertise, Embarcadero will drive greater investment, innovation and momentum in this critical technology segment.”
Financial terms were not released.
Embarcadero products include ER/Studio for data modeling, All-Access XE, RAD Studio XE5, Delphi XE5 and C++Builder XE5 for application development; DBArtisan and Rapid SQL for database management and the InterBase XE3 database,
In Canada and the U.S. Embarcadero products are distributed through partners via Lifeboat Distribution.