BEA announced that as part of their strategy to improve enterprise productivity they have completed the acquisition of Compoze Software, Inc., a privately held company. Compoze Software technologies are already integrated into, and will be sold in conjunction with BEA WebLogic Portal. The acquisition is designed to enhance the collaboration capabilities of the BEA portal platform. Compoze Software enables portal customers to easily integrate Instant Messaging applications from Yahoo!, Lotus Sametime and Microsoft Live Communication Server, as well as the ability to incorporate threaded discussions and group "white-boarding" to any portal.

See BEA's Press Release