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Jive Software tops quarterly sales forecast

Jive's Q2 sales totaled $43.4 million, up 23.2% from last year.

Music City firm acquires Rumblefish

Nashville-based SESAC purchased the Portland company, which developed a platform for musicians to micro-license music for use on websites. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Oregon lags in export growth

The state's share of the nation's exports has fallen from 1.5% in 2008 to 1.2% in 2013.

ViaWest sells for $1.2 billion

The data center operator with a facility in Hillsboro was acquired by Shaw Communications, a Canadian telecommunications and media company.

FEI reports another weak quarter

The Hillsboro-based tech company profits totaled $24.9 million, or 59 cents per share.

Kaiser plans to open office in Eugene

Kaiser Permanente announced plans to open a medical office in Eugene by late 2015.

Portland Rodda Paint spreads eastward

The Rodda Paint Company purchased four Kelly-Moore Paint stores in Idaho and one in eastern Oregon.