Radware has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the four-year-old firm bot management solutions provider ShieldSquare.

Radware CEO Roy Zisapel said the deal will allow his company to expand its portfolio of bot management solutions which will help Radwareexpand its cloud service offerings.

The financial details of the deal were not revealed, but itis expected to close during the first quarter of 2019 after all customary regulatory conditions are met and approved. The two firms did not offer any information on how ShieldSquare’s employees will be integrated into Radware’soperation.