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Washington state based software company founded by Frank W. Pritt and Tom Borkowski in 1982. Initially concentrated on terminal emulation software for PCs. In the 1990s after acquiring other companies such as KEA Systems and DCA, Attachmate came to dominate the 3270, 5250 and VT emulation markets.

Attachmate has since expanded into other areas such as managed file transfer and legacy modernisation. Known for the terminal emulation software Extra!

Acquired by Micro Focus in 2014.


Companies Acquired (3)

Novell Incorporated

Entry last updated: 09-Oct-2014