Organization: Avaya Inc

US firms acquire two Ottawa software star-ups

Two small Ottawa-based software firms have been acquired by US companies. Privately held Nimcat Networks was purchased by Avaya Inc, Basking Ride NJ, for $46 million. Nimcat develops voice-over-Internet protocol (IP) software embedded within enterprise IP phones, allowing customers to add phones to their networks as their companies grow. It was founded with $200,000 in…