WalmartLabs is beefing up its cloud and software services portfolio with two new acquisitions: OneOps and Tasty Labs.
The technology arm of Walmart's global e-commerce division affirmed the news on Tuesday. Financial terms of these deals have not been revealed.
The retail giant didn't reveal many specific details as to how these two new purchases will be integrated.
Jeremy King, chief technology officer at WalmartLabs, cited in a blog post that OneOps comes with a Platform-as-a-Service capability, which he added will enable the company to "significantly accelerate our PaaS and Private Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (Iaas) strategies."
As for Tasty Labs, the Mountain View, Calif.-based startup was founded by a trio of former Mozilla colleagues as a a software applications business intended to connect people via social software.
Ben Galbraith, vice president of global products at Walmart.com, noted in a separate blog post that the Tasty Labs deal follows up the purchase of Set Direction, another startup involving by the same Mozilla trio as well as Galbraith himself.
Co-founders Nick Nguyen and Paul Rademacher will join WalmartLabs as full-time employees while co-founder (as well as del.icio.us creator) Joshua Schachter is signing on as a consultant.
Much of Tasty Labs resources are headed for the product and mobile units at WalmartLabs.