J2 Global Buys UK Email Security Provider

Los Angeles-based J2 Global announced this morning that it has acquired another company, this time a UK-based email services provider called EPA Cloud. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. EPA Cloud provides email security and management. J2 Global said it will use the acquisition to expand its customer base, technical expertise, sales, support, and operations in the UK and the rest of Europe. J2 said it did not expect the acquisition to be material to its results. J2 Global has been acquiring many email, fax, online marketing, and other companies globally, and runs such services as eFax, FuseMail, Onebox, plus also owns publisher Ziff Davis.