Arik Hesseldahl

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IBM Acquires England’s Butterfly Software

IBM said today it will acquire Butterfly Software, a small software company based in Maidenhead, England, that specializes in storage and data migration. Butterfly will be integrated into IBM’s Software Group. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. It is IBM’s seventh acquisition this year.


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik