Xyleme Acquires Colorado Software Firm

San Diego-based Xyleme announced that it is acquiring Novizio, a Colorado-based software developer in the area of eLearning and Technical Documentation solutions. Terms were not disclosed. Xyleme is developing XML database and content applications, based on research and development conducted an INRIA, the French computer sciences institute. Novizio's solutions integrate an XML authoring environment, dynamic document assembly, and publishing engine. Xyleme's applications are designed for managing XML objects throughout the development lifecycle, from specification and test to technical manuals and product support.