Idera, Inc. Acquires UltraEdit

Idera Adding Pioneer in Text Editing Products to Growing Developer Tools Business

HOUSTON – August 24, 2021 – Idera, Inc. (“Idera”), parent company of global B2B software productivity brands, today announced the acquisition of IDM Computer Solutions, Inc., publisher of UltraEdit, the award-winning suite of text editing tools. UltraEdit will join Idera’s Developer Tools business unit, which includes Embarcadero, LANSA, Sencha, Whole Tomato, Froala, FusionCharts, and apilayer.

UltraEdit is a pioneer in text editing software and has over 4 million global users. UltraEdit provides a comprehensive suite of products, including UltraEdit, UEStudio, UltraCompare, UltraFinder and UltraFTP. UltraEdit’s products serve customers ranging from individual programmers and startups to large enterprises and corporations, including BMW, Capital One, CVS Pharmacy, Intel, Progressive, Samsung, and many others.

UltraEdit emphasizes configurability and easy-to-use products that seamlessly work on Windows, Mac and LINUX. The many hundreds of product features across UltraEdit’s suite of tools enable diverse users to increase productivity and simplify daily tasks. UltraEdit aspires to provide high quality products that combine innovation and high performance with value pricing and dependable support. UltraEdit further appeals to teams requiring high security capability.

“UltraEdit’s incredible developer reach and product features make it an exciting addition to Idera’s Developer Tools brands. The Company’s commitment to quality and affordability aligns with Idera’s commitment to strong performance,” said Atanas Popov, General Manager of Idera’s Developer Tools Business. “UltraEdit expands our portfolio of best-in-class developer-centric products. We look forward to growing the business together.”

"We are very excited to share that Idera acquired UltraEdit and our solution-based suite of tools. There is no better company to bring the UltraEdit brand forward into a new stage of growth,” said Ian Mead and Richard Knott, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of IDM Computer Solutions. “Like IDM, Idera understands the sophisticated user community we serve and commits to taking UltraEdit to the next level of success while delivering amazing support. These synergies are the hallmark of the UltraEdit brand, and the user community will see an immediate and positive business impact with the resources and robust experience Idera brings to the table."

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About Idera, Inc.

Idera, Inc. delivers B2B software productivity tools that enable technical users to do more with less, faster. Idera, Inc. brands span three divisions—Database Tools, Developer Tools, and DevOps Tools—with products evangelized by millions of community members and more than 50,000 customers worldwide, including some of the world's largest health care, financial services, retail and technology companies. To learn more, visit:

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