Actuate Corporation

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Actuate Corporation
IndustryComputer Software, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Reporting, Business Analytics
HeadquartersSan Mateo, California, USA
Area served
ProductsBIRT, BIRT iHub, BIRT iHub F-Type, BIRT Analytics, Actuate Customer Communications Suite
RevenueIncrease US$134.6 million (FY 2013)[1]
Increase US$23.4 million (FY 2013)[1]
Increase US$16.7 million (FY 2013)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$196.1 million (FY 2013)[2]
Total equityIncrease US$128.8 million (FY 2013)[2]
Number of employees
570 (as of December 31, 2013)

Actuate Corporation is a publicly traded reporting, analytics and customer communications software company based in San Mateo, California, part of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley. The company’s software is intended for use in the finance, government, manufacturing, telecommunications, and healthcare industries, among others.


Actuate Corporation was founded in 1993.

The company is known for its creation of the open source Eclipse BIRT business data reporting project launched by the Eclipse Foundation in 2004.

BIRT iHub F-Type is a freemium software product released by Actuate on July 10, 2014.

In 2015, Actuate Corporation was acquired by OpenText for approximately $163 million.[3][4][5]


Actuate Corporation had offices across the U.S. and in Toronto, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Barcelona, Fribourg, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b c Actuate (BIRT) annual SEC income statement filing via Wikinvest
  2. ^ a b Actuate (BIRT) annual SEC balance sheet filing via Wikinvest
  3. ^ "OpenText Buys Actuate Corporation - OpenText". 2015-01-16. Retrieved 2016-07-29.
  4. ^ staff, Record (2014-12-05). "OpenText buying analytics software provider for $330 million US". Retrieved 2018-06-01.
  5. ^ Dulaney, Chelsey (2014-12-05). "Open Text to Buy Actuate for $330 Million". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2018-06-01.

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