Lotus Software Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1982

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Lotus Software General Information


Developer of software products intended to offer tools for connecting, collaborating and innovating. The company develops, designs, licenses, markets and supports software products and services for business application requirements, enabling organizations to improve collaboration using technology.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Communication Software
Corporate Office
  • 55 Cambridge Parkway
  • Cambridge, MA 02142
  • United States
+1 (617) 000-0000

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Lotus Software Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 30-Jun-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Merger/Acquisition 06-Jul-1995 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed Generating Revenue
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Lotus Software Patents

Lotus Software Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-6369837-B1 Gui selector control Inactive 17-Jul-1998 0000000000 0
JP-H1031670-A Method for copying document for computer system Pending 11-Jan-1996 000000000
FR-2742617-B1 Methods of reduction and provision of encryption keys, and data structure and support for their implementation Inactive 15-Dec-1995 0000000000
GB-9625925-D0 Differential work factor cryptography method and system Active 15-Dec-1995 0000000000
GB-2308282-B Differential work factor cryptography method and system Inactive 15-Dec-1995 H04K1/00 0
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Lotus Software Former Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Crown Advisors International Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
International Business Machines Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
Kleiner Perkins Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Lotus Software Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Soft-Switch 17-Jun-1994 0000000000 0000 Communication Software
Approach Software 01-Jun-1993 0000000000 0000 Database Software
cc:Mail 14-Mar-1991 0000000000 0000 Internet Software
Samna 02-Nov-1990 0000000000 0000 Application Software
Dataspeed (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 10-Jun-1985 Merger/Acquisition 00.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments
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Lotus Software FAQs

  • When was Lotus Software founded?

    Lotus Software was founded in 1982.

  • Who is the founder of Lotus Software?

    Mitchell Kapor is the founder of Lotus Software.

  • Where is Lotus Software headquartered?

    Lotus Software is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.

  • What industry is Lotus Software in?

    Lotus Software’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is Lotus Software a private or public company?

    Lotus Software is a Private company.

  • What is Lotus Software’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Lotus Software is 000000.

  • Who are Lotus Software’s investors?

    Crown Advisors International, International Business Machines, and Kleiner Perkins have invested in Lotus Software.

  • When was Lotus Software acquired?

    Lotus Software was acquired on 30-Jun-2019.

  • Who acquired Lotus Software?

    Lotus Software was acquired by HCL Technologies.

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