Telephony software manufacturer Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc. agreed to acquire SoundBite Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: SDBT) for $100.4 million, or $5.00 per share.

SoundBite's shares jumped 52 percent from $2.18 to $4.55 after hours, with the price tag representing a 67 percent premium to what Soundbite traded at prior to the deal announcement. The Bedford, Mass.-based target delivers cloud-based collections, payments and mobile marketing services to various enterprises. Genesys makes software that integrates Internet, phones, computers and databases for customer-contact centers.

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