Datawatch Buys Visual Analysis Provider Panopticon For $31.4 million


Chelmsford, MA-based data management software developer Datawatch plans to extend the capabilities of Swedish visual data analytics provider Panopticon's real-time visualization tools beyond structured data to unstructured and semi-structured data, after acquiring the vendor in a deal worth approximately $31.4 million.

Under the deal, which remains subject to approval stockholders, Datawatch will integrate Panopticon's real-time visualization software into its Datawatch Information Optimization