Google Could Buy Travel Software Maker

Google is in talks to acquire ITA Software, a maker of travel programs, a report says.
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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

is in talks to acquire

ITA Software

, a maker of travel programs,

Bloomberg

reports.

ITA Software, based in Cambridge, Mass., may seek about $1 billion,

Bloomberg

reports citing people familiar with the matter. The talks may not lead to a transaction, said the people.

ITA Software's programs are used by companies including

Orbitz Worldwide

(OWW)

and

Microsoft

(MSFT) - Get Report

,

Bloomberg

reports.

-- Written by Joseph Woelfel in New York.

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