Alcatel-Lucent purchased Programmable Web in 2010 and sold it in 2013 because the proposed plans for the web company did not materialize.
MuleSoft purchased Programmable Web in 2013 and the latter company will maintain its blog except for operational ownership. MuleSoft purchase of Programmable Web indicates that the telecommunications company departed from a core API community.
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MuleSoft Buys Programmable Web From Alcatel-Lucent, Marking The Telco’s Departure From A Core API Community