DotNetNuke Corp. has acquired Active Modules, one of the providers of ecommerce and social collaboration solutions for the DotNetNuke platform, in order to increase the functionality of DotNetNuke. The acquisition will provide more features to current DotNetNuke users, including the Active Forums, Active Social, and Active Purchase modules. Users will be able to use these modules to build online communities, to interact using social networking elements like user profiles, comments, photo galleries, and Twitter integration, and to sell a small to moderate amount of items from their websites.
DotNetNuke is a web content management Platform for building web sites and web applications on Microsoft.NET, founded in 2006. The Active Module features will be available on the Community, Professional and Enterprise Editions of DotNetNuke.