LANdesk Acquires Managed Planet

Salt Lake City-based LANDesk Software, the developer of IT infrastructure management software, said today that it has acquired Managed Planet, a provider of IT asset management, business to business connectors, hardware discovery, reporting, and asset analytics tools. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. Managed Planet, which was based in Dallas, Texas, previously provided its technology to LANDesk via a license, powering the LANDesk Data Analytics product.