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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 4/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Vizrt Ltd., acquired NewTek, Inc.

synopsis: Vizrt has acquired NewTek to create what it says is “the largest company in the broadcast space dedicated to enabling IT-based video production.” NewTek is the IP video tech company behind the royalty-free software-based IP video technology NDI.
buyer parent: Nordic Capital
buyer: Vizrt Ltd. (VIZ:$135.80)
Vizrt provides real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management tools for the broadcast industry - interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, video editing and compositing tools. "
target: NewTek, Inc.
Benefiting producers and artists with its cost-effective and ground-breaking technologies, NewTek Inc. is a leader in portable live production, video editing, 3D animation and special effects tools, including the TriCaster™ product line and LightWave 3D®.
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closed 9/12/2014 via Company Press Release

Blackmagic Design, Inc., acquired Eyeon Software Inc.

synopsis: Blackmagic Design announced its acquisition of eyeon Software, Inc., a leading developer of high end digital compositing, visual effects and motion graphics software for the feature film, commercial, television and broadcast industries. eyeon, headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
buyer: Blackmagic Design, Inc.
Blackmagic Design, Inc. manufactures video editing products, video converters, routers, color correctors, film restoration software solutions, and waveform monitors for feature film, post-production, and broadcast industries. "
target: Eyeon Software Inc.
eyeon Software Inc. develops applications for the VFX and postproduction communities. It offers Fusion, a compositing application for feature film and broadcast projects; and Rotation, a rotascoping, paint, and keying shot preparation system.
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announced 7/11/2012 via Company Press Release

Red Giant Software LLC, will acquire Singular Software Inc.

synopsis: Red Giant has acquired Singular Software's audio synchronization products and technology. Their companies are both spread out geographically, with many team members working remotely but efficiently using Google Docs, Skype and other tools to refine ideas and build products.
buyer: Red Giant Software LLC
Founded in 2002, Red Giant Software publishes and develops plug-ins, applications, and iPhone apps from visual effects industry veterans Stu Maschwitz and John Knoll. "
target: Singular Software Inc.
Singular Software create software that is used by producers of audio and video content to help them work faster and have more fun.
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announced 3/18/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Roper Technologies, Inc., will acquire Foundry

synopsis: Roper Technologies, Inc., a leading diversified technology company, announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Foundry, a leading provider of software technologies used to deliver award-winning visual effects and 3D content for the digital design, visualization, and entertainment industries
buyer: Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP:$5,312.50)
Roper Technologies is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper designs and develops software and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, and other niche markets worldwide. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Foundry
Foundry develops creative software for the digital design, media and entertainment industries. With a 20-year heritage and a portfolio of award-winning products, Foundry advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders around the globe.
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closed 5/20/2015 via PR Newswire

HgCapital, acquired The Foundry

synopsis: The Foundry, a leading provider of award-winning creative software, announced a majority investment from HgCapital. The Foundry develops award-winning creative software used globally by leading artists, designers and creative professionals. The portfolio lets users create high-end visuals in the areas of Media Production and Design.
buyer: HgCapital
HgCapital is a sector expert private equity investor, supporting management teams to grow industry champions. HgCapital invests in expanding segments of the TMT, Services, Industrials and Renewable Energy sectors across Western Europe. "
target parent: Carlyle Group
target: The Foundry
The Foundry develops award-winning creative software used globally by leading artists, designers and creative professionals. The portfolio lets users create inspiring and technical high-end visuals in the areas of Media Production, and Design, as well as participate in emerging high-growth markets.
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closed 3/16/2011 via Reuters

YouTube, acquired Green Parrot Pictures

synopsis: Google Inc's online video service YouTube has bought video technology company Green Parrot Pictures for an undisclosed sum. Green Parrot Pictures was founded in 2004 as a Digital Video Technology Company providing IP licensing, consulting and software development.
buyer parent: Google Inc.
buyer: YouTube
Founded in February 2005, YouTube is a consumer media company for people to watch and share original videos worldwide through a Web experience. YouTube allows people to easily upload and share video clips on www.YouTube.com and across the Internet through websites, blogs, and e-mail. "
target: Green Parrot Pictures
Green Parrot Pictures (GPP) was founded in 2004 as a Digital Video Technology Company providing IP licensing, consulting and software development. GPP's video improvement technology has been used in movies such as "Lord of the Rings," "Spider-Man" and "King Kong," among others.
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closed 3/16/2011 via Company Press Release

The Carlyle Group, acquired The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd.

synopsis: Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group has announced that it has acquired a significant majority stake in The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd, a developer of visual effects (VFX) software, from Advent Venture Partners and other stakeholders.
buyer: The Carlyle Group (CG:$3,068.40)
The Carlyle Group is a private global investment firm that originates, structures and acts as lead equity investor in management-led buyouts, strategic minority equity investments, equity private placements, consolidations and buildups, and growth capital financings. "
target parent: Advent Venture Partners LLP
target: The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd.
The Foundry is a world-leading innovator of visual effects and image processing technologies that boost productivity in motion picture and video post-production. The Foundry is at the cutting edge of software development, marketing and sales for visual effects compositing.
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closed 5/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Vimeo, LLC., acquired VHX Corporation

synopsis: Vimeo, an operating business of IAC, announced the acquisition of VHX, a platform for premium over-the-top (OTT) subscription video channels. VHX is a video distribution platform built for everyone. They empower creators to sell their work from their websites, directly to their fans.
buyer parent: IAC
buyer: Vimeo, LLC.
Vimeo's mission is to empower creators to make, share and sell amazing videos directly to viewers worldwide, in the highest quality possible with no interruptive advertising. Vimeo is home to the world's leading video creators and the hundreds of millions of viewers who love them. "
target: VHX Corporation
VHX is a video distribution platform built for everyone. They empower creators to sell their work from their websites, directly to their fans. They have helped publishers sell films, TV shows, comedy specials, live concert footage, lectures, web series, fitness, education and more.
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closed 3/30/2016 via Company Press Release

Beamr Ltd., acquired Vanguard Video, LLC

synopsis: Beamr, the global leader in media optimization solutions, announced that it is acquiring Vanguard Video, the leading provider of HEVC and H.264 codec technologies. Vanguard Video has helped its customers capitalize on many first to market opportunities by pioneering advanced compression technologies.
buyer: Beamr Ltd.
Beamr is the global leader in media optimization solutions, powering some of the world's top web publishers, Hollywood studios and media companies. Beamr offers a patent-pending perceptual video optimizer, which reduces the bitrate of H. "
target: Vanguard Video, LLC
Vanguard Video is a supplier of professional, broadcast quality H.265/HEVC and H.264 codec technologies to top tier customers around the world.
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closed 9/11/2014 via BusinessWire

DTS, Inc., acquired Manzanita Systems

synopsis: DTS Inc., a leader in high-definition audio solutions, announced that it has acquired Manzanita Systems, the industry-leading developer of MPEG software solutions for digital television, video on demand (VOD) and over-the-top (OTT) markets.
buyer: DTS, Inc. (DTSI:$163.70)
DTS Inc. is a premier audio solutions provider for high-definition entertainment experiences—anytime, anywhere, on any device. DTS' audio solutions are designed to enable recording, delivery and playback of simple, personalized, and immersive high-definition audio. "
target: Manzanita Systems
Manzanita Systems is a leading provider of MPEG software solutions for digital television, VOD, and digital ad insertion. Manzanita’s transport stream analyzer and multiplexer are indispensible tools that enable their customers to produce better MPEG content, workflows, and solutions.
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announced 4/6/2014 via PR Web

Dalet Digital Media System, will acquire AmberFin Ltd.

synopsis: Dalet Digital Media Systems, a leading provider of Media Asset Management (MAM) solutions, software and services for broadcasters and content providers, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire AmberFin, a UK-based company that specializes in video ingest, complex media manipulation, transcoding and quality control solutions.
buyer: Dalet Digital Media System (ENXTPA:DLT:$62.38)
Dalet Digital Media System solutions enable broadcasters and media professionals to create, manage and distribute content to both traditional and new media channels, including interactive TV, the Web and mobile networks. "
target parent: Advent Venture Partners LLP
target: AmberFin Ltd.
AmberFin’s business is intelligent media conversion, solving file-based workflow challenges for broadcasters, sports organizations, post-production houses and other media content owners.
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announced 7/26/2012 via BusinessWire

Brightcove, Inc., will acquire Zencoder, Inc.

synopsis: Brightcove Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for publishing and distributing professional digital media, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Zencoder, a leading cloud-based video encoding service used by more than 1,000 organizations worldwide.
buyer: Brightcove, Inc. (BCOV:$164.83)
Brightcove, a leading global provider of cloud content services, provides a family of products used to publish and distribute the world’s professional digital media. The company’s products include Brightcove Video Cloud, the market-leading online video platform. "
target: Zencoder, Inc.
Zencoder is the leader in cloud-based video encoding, with the fastest and most widely used solution in the market. Founded in 2010, its products enable content providers to quickly deploy Internet video to virtually any Internet connected device.
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closed 9/10/2010 via PR Newswire

Telestream, Inc., acquired AnyStream, Inc.

synopsis: Telestream, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Anystream, a leading provider of enterprise-class video production and management solutions.
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream specializes in products that make it possible to get video content to any audience regardless of how it is created, distributed or viewed.Telestream customers include the world’s leading media and entertainment companies: content owners, creators and distributors. "
target parent: Grab Networks, Inc.
target: AnyStream, Inc.
Anystream is the leading provider of automated multi-platform media publishing solutions. Anystream is a software platform that supports file-based media workflows, creating a solution that is both efficient and flexible to meet the rapidly evolving demands around multi-platform content syndication.
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closed 3/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

24i Media B.V., acquired Streamone B.V.

synopsis: 24i Media, a video app developer, is acquiring media technology provider StreamOne. StreamOne, founded in 2012, offers a suite of tools for multiplatform, multidevice publishing of videos along with an interface offering integrations with third-parties for publishers and broadcasters.
buyer: 24i Media B.V.
24i Media is a leading vendor in Smart TV apps for all devices including mobile, Smart TV, Set-top-boxes, PC/Mac, game consoles etc., empowering broadcasters, content owners and operators with future-proof and flexible tools to create and monetize personalized TV apps. "
target: Streamone B.V.
StreamOne, founded in 2012, offers a suite of tools for multiplatform, multidevice publishing of videos along with an interface offering integrations with third-parties for publishers and broadcasters.
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announced 3/30/2018 via Company Press Release

EIZO Corp, will acquire Carina System Co., Ltd.

synopsis: EIZO Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Carina System Co., Ltd., a company that develops hardware and software combined systems in-house for capturing, distributing, editing, and analyzing content for healthcare and broadcasting markets. Both companies are based in Japan.
buyer: EIZO Corp (TSE:6737:$657.65)
EIZO, which means image in Japanese, is a visual technology company that develops and manufactures high-end display solutions. EIZO is headquartered in Hakusan, Japan. "
target: Carina System Co., Ltd.
Established in December 2008, Carina System develops hardware and software combined systems in-house for capturing, distributing, editing, and analyzing content for healthcare and broadcasting markets.
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announced 4/20/2016 via Company Press Release

Broadcast Pix, will acquire ioGates Aps

synopsis: Broadcast Pix, a company that provides tailored solutions for any live production environment, announced it intends to acquire ioGates, a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration.
buyer: Broadcast Pix
Founded in 2002, Broadcast Pix is the leader in integrated production switchers with broadcast, corporate, education, government, religious, sports, streaming, and visual radio customers in more than 110 countries. "
target: ioGates Aps
ioGates is a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration. They are based in Denmark.
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closed 7/14/2010 via PR Newswire

Primestream Corporation, acquired Building4Media BV

synopsis: Primestream Corp.™, the leader in advanced broadcast and IT solutions, announces the acquisition of Building4Media™, creator of FORK™, the state-of-the-art software for broadcast asset management, playout automation, metadata driven production and publishing.
buyer: Primestream Corporation
Primestream is a leader in the design, provision and implementation of advanced broadcast and new media solutions. Primestream has set a new standard in broadcasting by deploying the most unique hybrid solutions for TV stations. "
target: Building4Media BV
Building4Media is the pioneer of professional IT-based systems, using the Apple platform. Building4Media designed FORK software as a client server-based, end-to-end platform to easily automate and manage multimedia and digital video database assets.
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announced 12/14/2015 via BNC Analysis

DDVR, Inc., will acquire Immersive Media

synopsis: DDVR is acquiring an additional shareholding interest in Immersive Media, bringing its total interest to 66.62%. Immersive Media is principally engaged in the business of interactive media technology including 360 captures, multi-camera stitching, dynamic streaming, digital live optimization, multicamera and multi-input synchronization, and more.
buyer: DDVR, Inc.
DDVR, Inc. is an investment holding company. The company was incorporated in 2014 and is based in the United States. "
target: Immersive Media
Immersive Media is the pioneer and leading provider of 360°, full-motion, interactive video experiences. Immersive Media’s patented imLive Platform and full production services create high-resolution, immersive video for a variety of applications.
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closed 4/22/2015 via PR Newswire

Photobucket inc, acquired Milyoni, Inc.

synopsis: Photobucket Corporation, a leading online photo sharing and print community, announced the acquisition of Milyoni, the leader in social videos and the creator of Madcards, multimedia cards designed for mobile. The Madcards technology is flexible and includes a wide variety of content options designed to maximize user engagement on mobile.
buyer: Photobucket inc
Photobucket Corporation is the world's leading dedicated photo and video sharing service. In 2014, Photobucket expanded to include a new web and mobile service for printed products. The Photobucket user community uploads millions of images & videos per day from the web and connected digital devices."
target: Milyoni, Inc.
Milyoni is an innovative provider of social and mobile software for the media and entertainment industry. Founded in 2009, Milyoni has brought industry firsts to social commerce and entertainment with products that include Social Video, Video on Demand, and more recently Madcards.
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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 6/25/2014 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Shotgun Software

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Shotgun Software, a developer of scalable, cloud-based production tracking, review, and asset management software for the film, television and games industries.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$2,386.30)
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas. "
target: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency.
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closed 6/25/2014 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Shotgun Software

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Shotgun Software, a developer of scalable, cloud-based production tracking, review, and asset management software for the film, television and games industries.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$2,386.30)
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas. "
target: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency.
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closed 1/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

The TEAM Companies Inc., acquired Lightspeed EPS, Inc.

synopsis: The TEAM Companies, Inc., a payroll, business affairs and technology provider to the advertising and entertainment community, has completed its acquisition of Lightspeed EPS, Inc. Lightspeed EPS, Inc. is a provider of cloud-based entertainment production management software for the feature film and television industries.
buyer: The TEAM Companies Inc.
The Team Companies Inc., is a leading payroll, business affairs and technology provider to the advertising and entertainment community. TEAM provides a comprehensive suite of solutions for the production payroll, production management and business affairs space. "
target: Lightspeed EPS, Inc.
LightSPEED eps is a web-based entertainment production management system designed specifically for the film and television industry. By centralizing production management, updated information is instantly accessible from any authorized computer, cell phone or wireless device.
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closed 8/22/2018 via PR Newswire

DevFactory, acquired Manuscript

synopsis: DevFactory, a leader in AI-enabled software development tools to help software developers eliminate manual processes and optimize efficiency, announced it has acquired the Manuscript project management solution from Fog Creek Software - maker of Manuscript, Trello, Stack Overflow and Glitch.
buyer parent: ESW Capital, LLC
buyer: DevFactory
DevFactory leverages manufacturing principles for software development teams around the world. Their solution suite of DevSpaces™, CodeRead™ and CodeCleanup™ enables developers to off-load highly-manual, labor intensive, and low-level software development tasks to focus on building great software. "
target parent: Fog Creek Software
target: Manuscript
For software development and support teams, Manuscript includes a broad, integrated set of capabilities including task management, time tracking, code management and more. The solution is available as a Software as a Service (SaaS), virtual private cloud, or on-premises applications.
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closed 9/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Perforce, acquired Hansoft

synopsis: Perforce Software, a global provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility and scale during all phases of the technology development lifecycle, announced its acquisition of Sweden-based Hansoft Technologies, a leading provider of enterprise Agile planning tools.
buyer parent: Summit Partners
buyer: Perforce
Enterprises across the globe rely on Perforce Software to build and deliver complex digital products faster and with higher quality. Perforce is known for its highly scalable version management and collaboration platform that securely manages change across all digital content. "
target: Hansoft
Built by veterans of the game development industry, Hansoft is an enterprise Agile planning and project management tool for diverse teams, expanding scale, changing goals, and tight schedules.
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closed 10/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Daxko, acquired TennisSource.Net, Inc.

synopsis: Daxko has acquired TennisSource, a provider of tennis facility management software solutions. Coupled with Daxko's existing Club Automation brand, which serves over 200 tennis centers, the company further enhances its offering for tennis clubs in the health and wellness industry.
buyer parent: GI Partners
buyer: Daxko
Daxko delivers technology solutions, payment processing, experienced services, and deep insights to various member-based health and wellness centers—enterprise health clubs, tennis centers, boutique fitness studios, affiliate gyms, campus recreation facilities, integrated wellness centers, and more."
target: TennisSource.Net, Inc.
TennisSource provides software to assist with the day to day management of sports facilities with an emphasis on complexity of tennis. Software components include scheduling software, online program registration software, player management, and a full point of sale application.
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announced 5/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Computer Generated Solutions, Inc., will acquire Visual Next

synopsis: CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, announced it will acquire the business of Visual Next, a leading provider of end-to-end software to apparel, footwear, uniform, and fashion accessory companies.
buyer: Computer Generated Solutions, Inc.
CGS has enabled global enterprises, regional companies and government agencies to drive breakthrough performance through business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services. CGS is focused on creating solutions that meet clients' needs and support clients' business activities. "
target: Visual Next
Visual Next provides End2End software to apparel, footwear, uniform, and fashion accessory companies. More than 550 companies around the world take advantage of Visual Next’s advanced ERP, PLM, supply chain management, warehouse optimization, business intelligence software and more.
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closed 7/8/2008 via BusinessWire

The Active Network, Inc., acquired HY-TEK Sports Software

synopsis: The Active Network, Inc. a provider of application services technology for participatory sports organizations, has acquired Hodgson’s hurricane’s, Inc. and certain assets of T&C Products, Inc., which operate under the name HY-TEK Sports Software, a software and services provider to over 95 percent of the swimming and track & field groups in the US.
buyer: The Active Network, Inc. (ACTV:$441.26)
The Active Network, Inc., provides application services technology and marketing access to community service organizations, and is a leading online community for active lifestyles. The company's solutions help organizations improve customer service capabilities and increase revenues. "
target: HY-TEK Sports Software
HY-TEK Sports Software® branded products offer the very finest in software products and services for Swimming and Track & Field. These products include computer software for administrative and statistical tracking software for the individual athlete, and PDA based products for Palm OS devices.
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closed 1/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple Payments, acquired AthleteTrax

synopsis: Pineapple Payments, a payment processing technology company, has acquired AthleteTrax, a company that offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. They offer everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payment processing technology company that provides omni-channel payment acceptance tools for merchants of all shapes and sizes. From its innovative technology solutions to its proactive merchant success team, Pineapple truly takes a fresh approach to payment processing. "
target: AthleteTrax
AthleteTrax offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. From everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions, AthleteTrax provides a simple mechanism to keep your organization running smoothly.
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announced 10/31/2017 via BusinessWire

Ingersoll Rand, will acquire GPSi Holdings, LLC

synopsis: Ingersoll-Rand plc announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire GPSi Holdings, LLC from Falconhead Capital. GPSi is a technology provider of cloud-based technology solutions for fleet managers in various transportation markets including education, golf and resorts. Its custom software solutions are designed to increase productivity.
buyer: Ingersoll Rand (IR:$15,859.60)
Ireland-based Ingersoll Rand advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. They work to enhance the quality and comfort of air in buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. "
target parent: Falconhead Capital LLC
target: GPSi Holdings, LLC (GPSNQ:$13.49)
GPSi is a leading technology provider of cloud-based technology solutions for fleet managers in various transportation markets including education, golf and resorts. Its custom software solutions, combined with a high level of customer support are designed to increase productivity.
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closed 9/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired deltaDNA

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired deltaDNA, a leader in games LiveOps management. Under the terms of the acquisition, deltaDNA will continue to operate as a separate entity, providing its engine agnostic player lifetime management tools to developers worldwide.
buyer: Unity Technologies
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: deltaDNA
UK-based deltaDNA provides powerful Customer Relationship Management technology and expert consultancy for game-makers using data to manage the whole game economy. They supply the tools and insights needed to optimize games, for individual players, in real-time.
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closed 7/20/2016 via Company Press Release

gamigo AG, acquired highdigit GmbH

synopsis: gamigo AG has taken over 100% of highdigit GmbH. With its hd backend, highdigit GmbH offers games publishers and developers modular all-in-one solutions for the operation and marketing of their products. This includes payment services with more 100 international payment methods as well as marketing, CRM, analysis and support tools.
buyer: gamigo AG (WKN:A1TNJY:$0.00)
The gamigo group is one of the leading gaming businesses in Europe and North America. gamigo was among the first companies that discovered the booming Online-Games market sector for itself and released the first complete German language localized MMOG as early as the year 2000. "
target: highdigit GmbH
highdigit's cloud-based hd Backend offers an all-in-one Software as a Service solution for online, mobile & social game publishers and developers. Ranging from payment services to marketing, CRM, analysis and customer support tools, the unique hd backend covers all aspects of online game operations.
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closed 9/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

App Annie, acquired Libring Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: App Annie, a go-to source for mobile app market data and analytics has acquired mobile analytics provider Libring. Libring automates data collection, data normalization and reporting for publishers. Libring is trusted by leading companies such as Zynga, Sega, Ubisoft, Badoo, and Electronic Arts.
buyer: App Annie
App Annie delivers the most trusted app data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 500,000 registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. "
target: Libring Technologies, Inc.
Libring automates data collection, data normalization and reporting for publishers. The tool allows users to get instant visibility of all their ad revenue, IAP and cost performance. Libring is trusted by leading companies such as Zynga, Sega, Ubisoft, Badoo, and Electronic Arts.
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closed 5/2/2013 via BNC Analysis

Jive Software, acquired CLARA ehf

synopsis: Jive Software announced that they've acquired the Icelandic startup, Clara. The reported price was approximately €6.8 million. CLARA produces community analytics tools that allow businesses to understand, monitor, and engage with their members on online platforms. They have 16 people distributed between San Francisco, London, and Reykjavik.
buyer: Jive Software (JIVE:$204.09)
Jive is the pioneer and world’s leading provider of social business solutions. Their products apply powerful technology that helps people connect, communicate and collaborate to get more work done and solve the biggest business challenges. "
target: CLARA ehf
CLARA ehf provides CLARA Insight, a community analytics tool for community managers. Its solution enables community managers to improve their efficiency by analyzing sentiment and trending discussions, and marketing managers to get insights into their community with actionable metrics.
price ($mm)
$8.86
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closed 11/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Luxin-Rio, acquired Arts Alliance Media

synopsis: Luxin-Rio, a global leader in the cinema technology industry, has acquired Arts Alliance Media (AAM), the global leader in digital cinema software and services. AAM offers a wide range of solutions to exhibitors which enable them to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and improve the cinematic experience for their customers.
buyer: Luxin-Rio
Luxin-Rio is a global leader in the cinema technology industry. Luxin-Rio’s primary businesses include the in-house R&D, manufacturing and sales of 3D/4D cinema systems, integration services of cinema equipment and software, and interactive technologies like VR/E-sports. "
target: Arts Alliance Media
Arts Alliance Media (AAM) is the global leader in digital cinema software and services. It offers a wide range of solutions to exhibitors which enable them to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and improve the cinematic experience for their customers.
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closed 8/6/2014 via PR Newswire

Tapjoy, Inc., acquired 5Rocks

synopsis: Tapjoy, a leading mobile ad-tech and monetization platform, announced it has acquired 5Rocks, a Lifetime Value (LTV) maximization, analytics and marketing automation platform built by a world-class team of industry leaders in Korea. The acquisition transforms Tapjoy into a complete ad-tech and app-tech solution for app developers.
buyer: Tapjoy, Inc.
As the mobile industry's leading app-tech company, Tapjoy's mission is to maximize value for app developers through ad-based monetization and industry leading analytic solutions. Tapjoy drives revenue for mobile app developers through advertising and uses data from their apps. "
target: 5Rocks
Best known for its data science expertise, deep reporting, predictive analytics and mobile Customer Relationship Management (mCRM) platform, 5Rocks is the analytics solution of choice for many of the largest game developers in Korea and Japan.
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closed 3/9/2016 via Company Press Release

V.i. Laboratories, Inc., acquired Trackerbird

synopsis: V.i. Laboratories, Inc., a leading global software intelligence solutions provider, announced the acquisition of Trackerbird Limited. Trackerbird Software Analytics™ provides valuable insight into product runtime and customer usage patterns giving product management and marketing professionals the intelligence to make data-driven decisions.
buyer: V.i. Laboratories, Inc.
V.i. Labs offers software providers cloud-based solutions to generate actionable intelligence on the use and misuse of their applications. Its software intelligence platform is used by leading vendors to increase license compliance revenue and globally reduce software piracy. "
target: Trackerbird
Trackerbird Software Analytics™ provides valuable insight into product runtime and customer usage patterns giving product management and marketing professionals the intelligence to make data-driven decisions that foster user engagement and accelerate adoption.
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closed 4/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Nadavon Capital Partners, acquired Clubspeed

synopsis: Nadavon Capital Partners, a specialty investment firm focusing on high-growth software and financial technology companies, has increased its investment in Clubspeed, the leading global software solution for go karting tracks, race tracks, trampoline parks, and family entertainment centers, where it will acquire a majority stake.
buyer: Nadavon Capital Partners
Based in Newport Beach, California, Nadavon Capital Partners is a specialty investment firm focusing on high-growth software and financial technology companies. "
target: Clubspeed
Clubspeed has the world's leading cloud-based software for activity centers, revolutionizing the way venue owners and managers run their businesses every day.
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closed 10/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

Pitchero, acquired Teamer

synopsis: Pitchero, an online platform for creating websites for managing sports teams, has acquired Teamer, an online team management system created and designed to take the hassle out of managing any sports team. Teamer uses the web to significantly decrease the amount of time it takes to get teams onto the field.
buyer: Pitchero
Pitchero is an online platform for creating websites for managing sports teams. Pitchero provides clubs, leagues and county organisations with the tools they need to create a website, manage their membership and collect payments online. "
target: Teamer
Teamer is an online team management system created and designed to take the hassle out of managing any sports team. Teamer uses the web to significantly decrease the amount of time it takes to get teams onto the field. Teamer is available on desktops and mobile devices in a variety of languages.
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closed 11/21/2014 via PR Web

SportsSignup, acquired DirectRoster

synopsis: SportsSignup, a national leader in online management solutions for sports organizations, announces the acquisition of DirectRoster, an online application for youth and adult sports leagues. DirectRoster is a division of DMT Web Ventures Inc., the parent company of TurboRoster, a fitness registration and wearable technology platform.
buyer: SportsSignup
SportsSignup provides sports organizations and event organizers with easy-to-learn and easy-to-use integrated Software-as-a-Service solutions to facilitate online sports registration, e-commerce fundraising, and coach/volunteer background check management. "
target parent: TurboRoster
target: DirectRoster
DirectRoster is an online application for youth and adult sports leagues. Through their application, Commissioners can utilize a slew of tools including online registration, scheduling, email messaging, optional text messaging, roster photos, reporting, point of sale system, and more.
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closed 8/23/2013 via PR Newswire

GameOfficials.net merged with Bonzi,

synopsis: Bonzi Technology, a leading provider of management and communication systems for sports clubs, leagues and associations, announced the merger of GameOfficials.net with Bonzi. GameOfficials.net is a leading provider of end-to-end referee management systems for sports organizations.
buyer: Bonzi
Bonzi is a leading provider of management and communication systems for sports clubs, leagues and associations. Bonzi services include website management, player and coach registration, game and field scheduling, payment processing, background checks, communications tools and admin services. "
target: GameOfficials.net
GameOfficials.net is a leading provider of end-to-end referee management systems for sports organizations. Services include assignment, registration, scheduling, training and payment processing.
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