Appcelerator Acquires Aptana

Appcelerator, creator of a platform for rapid development of mobile, desktop, and tablet applications with web technologies, has announced that it has acquired Aptana, an increasingly popular web app development environment.

With the acquisition, Aptana hopes to provide web developers with an improved software environment to build rich web applications on their platform. According to the company, the acquisition will bring together two of the largest web development communities, creating a development base of over 1.5 million developers.

  1. Aptana
  2. Appcelerator