As of 2001, Ardesic Corp. went out of business. Ardesic makes customer relationship management (CRM) software for business-to-business (B2B) marketplaces. Ardesic evolved from the marriage of two consulting and custom development companies that specialized in sales and marketing applications. HyperTects and Annex Multimedia Inc. merged to form Ardesic Corporation in 1999. It is based in Waterloo, Canada.