Like Recommind, Inc.

closed 7/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Recommind, Inc., a leading provider of eDiscovery and information analytics. Recommind's SaaS and managed services solutions deliver insight from unstructured data to help people make better decisions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
target: Recommind, Inc.
Recommind provides the most accurate and automated end-to-end eDiscovery, enterprise search and automatic categorization software available. Based on user input, the software predicts the best information available and instantly provides the most relevant results.
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$163
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closed 3/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Perceptive Software, Inc., acquired ISYS Search Software

synopsis: ISYS Search Software, a global leader in embedded search and universal information access solutions, announced its acquisition by Lexmark International, Inc. The company joins Perceptive Software, a stand-alone business unit within Lexmark.
buyer parent: Lexmark International, Inc.
buyer: Perceptive Software, Inc.
Perceptive Software, Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise content management software that helps organizations easily manage the entire lifecycle of their documents and content, simplifying their business processes, and fueling greater operational efficiency. "
target: ISYS Search Software
ISYS Search Software is a global leader in high-performance Enterprise Search and universal information access solutions beyond the desktop. Its technology boosts productivity by empowering employees to find and extract the information they need from any device, anywhere, in seconds.
price ($mm)
$32
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closed 1/21/2015 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, acquired Equivio

synopsis: Microsoft has acquired Equivio, a provider of machine learning technologies for eDiscovery and information governance. Equivio offers Zoom, an integrated web platform for analytics and predictive coding. Zoom organizes collections of documents in meaningful ways.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$143,015.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. "
target: Equivio
Equivio provides analytics software for e-discovery and information governance. Users include hundreds of corporations, law firms and government agencies. Equivio offers Zoom, an integrated web platform for analytics and predictive coding. Zoom organizes collections of documents in meaningful ways.
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closed 1/6/2015 via PR Newswire

NetDocuments, purchased Decisiv Email from Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: NetDocuments announced the acquisition of Decisiv Email from Recommind, an information intelligence company focused on advanced analytics for discovery and investigations. Decisiv Email is a mature, enterprise-grade email management solution with years of technology development in intelligent, predictive email filing.
buyer: NetDocuments
NetDocuments' cloud-based document management service gives law firms of all sizes, including some of the world’s largest and most prestigious, the ability to reduce costs and increase security, mobility, and disaster recovery to documents and emails from anywhere and on any device. "
seller: Recommind, Inc.
Decisiv Email from Recommind is a mature, enterprise-grade email management solution with years of technology development in intelligent, predictive email filing. Recommind is an information intelligence company focused on advanced analytics for discovery and investigations.
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announced 9/2/2009 via PR Newswire

EMC Corp., will acquire Kazeon Systems

synopsis: EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Kazeon Systems, Inc .-- a leading eDiscovery software provider for corporations, legal service providers, government entities and law firms.
buyer: EMC Corp. (EMC:$24,566.00)
EMC Corporation is the world leader in products, services, and solutions for information management and storage. They are a trusted provider of information infrastructure. "
target: Kazeon Systems
Kazeon is a leading eDiscovery solution provider for corporations' legal and IT staff, legal service providers and law firms. The company's independently validated solution provides the most accurate, scalable, legally defensible and court-proven eDiscovery.
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announced 3/31/2008 via BusinessWire

Hewlett-Packard Company, will acquire Tower Software

synopsis: HP and Tower Software have signed a pre-bid agreement for HP to acquire Tower, a document and records management software company based in Canberra, Australia. The deal will enable HP to expand its offerings in the fast-growing electronic discovery and compliance software market.
buyer: Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ:$58,715.00)
HP is a technology solutions provider to consumers, businesses and institutions globally. The company's offerings span IT infrastructure, global services, business and home computing, and imaging and printing. "
target: Tower Software
Tower Software develops and markets enterprise content management software and solutions, primarily for regulated and government industries. Tower’s products include electronic document and records management, document capture and assembly, collaboration and information management solutions.
price ($mm)
$125
rev ($mm)
$52
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/4/2016 via PR Newswire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Brainspace Corporation

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Brainspace Corporation, a privately-held machine learning and analytics company based in Addison, Texas.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace Corporation is a leading company in text analytics, e-discovery, digital investigations and defense intelligence. Their customers include the Fortune 500, leading consulting firms, legal service providers, and government agencies.
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closed 2/7/2013 via PR Newswire

IBM, acquired StoredIQ Inc.

synopsis: IBM announced it has completed the acquisition of StoredIQ, a privately held company based in Austin, Texas. The acquisition advances IBM's efforts to help clients derive value from big data, respond more efficiently to litigation and regulations, and dispose of information in an automated way that has outlived its purpose.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$75,030.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business. "
target: StoredIQ Inc.
StoredIQ software provides scalable analysis and governance of disparate and distributed email as well as file shares and collaboration sites. This includes the ability to discover, analyze, monitor, retain, collect, de-duplicate and dispose of data.
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closed 9/28/2020 via BusinessWire

Veritas Technologies Corporation, acquired Globanet

synopsis: Veritas Technologies, a global leader in data protection, availability and insights, announced that it has acquired Globanet, a leading provider of information archiving, data migration, Designated Third Party (D3P) compliance, and eDiscovery solutions worldwide.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Veritas Technologies Corporation (VRTS:$0.00)
With the Veritas Technologies platform, customers can accelerate their digital transformation and solve pressing IT and business challenges including multi-cloud data management, data protection, storage optimization, compliance readiness and workload portability. "
target: Globanet
Globanet is a leading provider of information archiving, data migration, Designated Third Party (D3P) compliance, and eDiscovery solutions worldwide.
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closed 9/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Guidance Software

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has completed the closing of the previously announced acquisition of Guidance Software, the makers of EnCase, the gold standard in forensic security, that includes digital discovery solutions and endpoint information security.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
Based in Canada, OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information systems, on premises or in the cloud. They are a provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying and transforming their information needs. "
target: Guidance Software (GUID:$111.51)
Makers of EnCase, the gold standard in digital investigations and endpoint data security, Guidance provides a mission-critical foundation of applications that have been deployed on an estimated 34 million endpoints and work in concert with other leading enterprise technologies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$256 [$244]
rev ($mm)
$109
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
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closed 6/30/2010 via BusinessWire

DAEGIS merged with Unify Corp.,

synopsis: Unify Corp., a global information management company, and Daegis, a leading eDiscovery solutions provider, announced they have merged. The companies will deliver industry-first solutions that integrate information archiving with electronic discovery management to bring organizations flexibility across the entire litigation lifecycle.
buyer: Unify Corp. (DAEG:$23.67)
Unify is an information management software company with industry-leading solutions for developing, migrating, and archiving applications and business data. Over 10,000 of the world’s most demanding companies trust Unify to help them preserve the information assets necessary to run their business. "
target: DAEGIS
Daegis is an electronic discovery and litigation support solutions provider with service offerings that span the litigation lifecycle. DocHunter, is the technological backbone of the company and offers an array of tools for early case assessment and culling, processing and document production.
price ($mm)[EV]
$36 [$33]
rev ($mm)
$23
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
6.7x
closed 7/11/2011 via Market Wire

Symantec Corporation, acquired Clearwell Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Symantec Corp. has completed its acquisition of Clearwell Systems, Inc., a recognized leader in the eDiscovery market. The acquisition of Clearwell brings together the industry's leading archiving, backup and eDiscovery offerings to provide customers one of the most comprehensive information management solutions available.
buyer: Symantec Corporation (SYMC:$4,822.00)
Symantec is a global leader in providing security, storage and systems management solutions to help consumers and organizations secure and manage their information-driven world. Its software and services protect against more risks at more points, more completely and efficiently. "
target: Clearwell Systems, Inc.
Clearwell Systems is transforming the way enterprises, government agencies, and law firms perform e-discovery in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries, and internal investigations. The company is an active participant in the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Project.
price ($mm)[EV]
$384 [$364]
rev ($mm)
$56
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
6.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/7/2014 via Market Watch

docStar, acquired DocuLex, Inc.

synopsis: docSTAR, a division of Astria Solutions Group LLC, an award-winning developer of cloud and on-premises enterprise content management software (ECM), announced that it has acquired the DocuLex suite of document management products of Winter Haven, Florida-based Protected Trust LLC.
buyer: docStar
docSTAR is an innovative software company that provides collaborative content management solutions to streamline business processes for organizations of any size. Their document management software allows enterprises to gain control over documents, improve retention and increase efficiency. "
target parent: Protected Trust
target: DocuLex, Inc.
Established in 1996, DocuLex offers years of experience in the field of document management software development. DocuLex serves over 1000 customers with its award winning Archive Studio Content Management and Document Management Software Suite.
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announced 4/26/2010 via PR Newswire

DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC, will acquire Inference Data

synopsis: DOAR Litigation Consulting and Inference Data announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which DOAR will acquire Inference Data, a leader in analytics and electronic discovery software.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: DOAR Litigation Consulting, LLC
DOAR Litigation Consulting, the nation's preeminent litigation services company, provides Discovery Management and Trial Consulting services. DOAR supports its clients at every level in any aspect of an engagement from discreet consulting assignments to full-scale, long-term engagements. "
target: Inference Data
Inference Data provides corporations and law firms with next-generation software for analytics-driven assessment, meet-and-confer preparation, and accelerated legal review. Inference applies conceptual search and analysis to prioritize datasets and find key documents.
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closed 12/8/2008 via BusinessWire

Scarab Consulting, acquired World Document Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Scarab Consulting made another bold move toward becoming the nation’s leading provider of eDiscovery and litigation support services by acquiring World Document Solutions, one of New York’s largest eDiscovery companies.
buyer: Scarab Consulting
Scarab Consulting is a full service eDiscovery consulting company based in Houston, Texas. Scarab provides end-to-end legal consulting and ESI (electronically stored information) processing to Fortune 500 clients and large law firms, including many Am Law 50 firms. "
target: World Document Solutions, Inc.
World Document Solutions, formerly World Copy has been pioneering the Litigation Support marketplace for the past 15 years. Leading with technology, and continually improving our internal processes, has been a key to World’s recipe for success.
price ($mm)
$4.00
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closed 9/10/2018 via BusinessWire

Nuix, acquired Ringtail

synopsis: Nuix , a security, risk, and compliance software company, acquired the Ringtail eDiscovery software business from FTI Consulting. Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
buyer: Nuix
Nuix is a worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software. Nuix's powerful, intuitive technology makes it possible to search, investigate and actively manage unstructured data sets of any size or structure."
target parent: FTI Consulting, Inc.
target: Ringtail
Ringtail delivers a unique visual approach to eDiscovery—from early case assessments and investigations to document review and trial preparation—that enable organizations to master the details of any legal matter.
price ($mm)
$55
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announced 5/3/2017 via BusinessWire

Clutch Group LLC will be merged with Morae Legal Corporation,

synopsis: Clutch Group, a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm that is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries, will merge with Morae Legal Corporation, a full-service legal consulting and solutions provider that helps law firms improve business performance.
buyer: Morae Legal Corporation
Morae Legal helps law firms improve business performance by developing strategy, creating processes, deploying people, leveraging technology and measuring with data in order to deliver results. Their offerings include management consulting and discovery management for the legal industry. "
target: Clutch Group LLC
Clutch Group is a leading legal, risk and compliance analytics and managed services firm. The firm is dedicated to helping companies in the financial services, life sciences and energy industries solve complex problems presented by the exponential growth of data and regulation.
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closed 9/16/2015 via Company Press Release

Consilio, acquired Backstop, LLP

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery and Document Review Services, has announced the acquisition of technology-assisted review and predictive coding innovator Backstop. Founded in 2007, Backstop has been focused on applying advanced machine learning algorithms to reduce the cost and increase the accuracy of reviews.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is an international eDiscovery and Document Review Service provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and regulatory investigations. "
target: Backstop, LLP
Backstop offers artificial-intelligence discovery software and e-discovery services that reduce the time and expense of document review by orders of magnitude, with equal or greater accuracy than traditional attorney review.
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closed 6/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired Mindseye Solutions

synopsis: Reveal Data Corporation, a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services, has acquired Mindseye Solutions, a complimentary software solution. Mindseye delivers an eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters within one application.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: Mindseye Solutions
Mindseye Solutions delivers the industry's leading enterprise-class eDiscovery management platform that enables organizations to simultaneously manage all of their legal, regulatory and investigative matters with a single application.
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closed 9/8/2016 via BusinessWire

Consilio, acquired EQD

synopsis: Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, has announced the acquisition of EQD, a Houston-based eDiscovery, document review and litigation support services provider. EQD delivers a wide range of offerings for litigation and internal investigations, as well as government and regulatory requests.
buyer parent: Shamrock Capital Advisors, Inc.
buyer: Consilio
Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services. Consilio supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. "
target: EQD
EQD provides preservation tools, forensic collections and investigations, electronic discovery, project management, managed document review services and attorney staffing. EQD’s electronic discovery software platform combines the power of advanced legal technology with cloud computing.
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closed 7/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Recommind, Inc., a leading provider of eDiscovery and information analytics. Recommind's SaaS and managed services solutions deliver insight from unstructured data to help people make better decisions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
target: Recommind, Inc.
Recommind provides the most accurate and automated end-to-end eDiscovery, enterprise search and automatic categorization software available. Based on user input, the software predicts the best information available and instantly provides the most relevant results.
price ($mm)
$163
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closed 1/6/2015 via PR Newswire

NetDocuments, purchased Decisiv Email from Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: NetDocuments announced the acquisition of Decisiv Email from Recommind, an information intelligence company focused on advanced analytics for discovery and investigations. Decisiv Email is a mature, enterprise-grade email management solution with years of technology development in intelligent, predictive email filing.
buyer: NetDocuments
NetDocuments' cloud-based document management service gives law firms of all sizes, including some of the world’s largest and most prestigious, the ability to reduce costs and increase security, mobility, and disaster recovery to documents and emails from anywhere and on any device. "
seller: Recommind, Inc.
Decisiv Email from Recommind is a mature, enterprise-grade email management solution with years of technology development in intelligent, predictive email filing. Recommind is an information intelligence company focused on advanced analytics for discovery and investigations.
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closed 3/10/2020 via PR Newswire

OpenText, acquired XMedius Solutions Inc.

synopsis: OpenText has acquired XMedius, a provider of secure information exchange and unified communication solutions. Its on-site and cloud-based software solutions enable businesses to exchange sensitive and confidential data in a secure manner.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target parent: StoneCalibre, LLC
target: XMedius Solutions Inc.
XMedius is a global leader in the field of secure file exchange for businesses. Its on-site and cloud-based software solutions enable businesses to exchange sensitive and confidential data in a secure manner.
price ($mm)
$75
rev ($mm)
$40
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/11/2019 via BusinessWire

OpenText, will acquire Carbonite, Inc.

synopsis: Carbonite, Inc., a global leader in data protection and cybersecurity, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by OpenTextTM, a market leader in Enterprise Information Management software and solutions.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target: Carbonite, Inc. (CARB:$405.29)
Carbonite provides a Data Protection Platform for businesses, including backup, disaster recovery, high availability and workload migration technology. The Carbonite Data Protection Platform supports any size business, in locations around the world with scalable global cloud infrastructure.
price ($mm)[EV]
$831 [$1,400]
rev ($mm)
$357
EBITDA ($mm)
$36
EV / rev
3.9x
EV / EBITDA
39.0x
closed 2/1/2019 via PR Newswire

OpenText, acquired Catalyst Repository Systems

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced it has acquired Catalyst Repository Systems, a leading provider of eDiscovery solutions for corporate legal departments and top law firms.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target parent: FTV Capital
target: Catalyst Repository Systems
Catalyst designs, builds and supports the world’s fastest and most powerful e-discovery platform. For 20 years, Catalyst has helped global corporations and their law firms reduce the total cost of discovery and take control of complex, large-scale discovery and regulatory compliance.
price ($mm)
$75
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announced 11/1/2018 via Company Press Release

Open Text Corporation, will acquire Liaison Technologies

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Liaison Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise application integration and data management solutions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target: Liaison Technologies
Liaison Technologies is a leader in cloud-based data solutions. Their tailored approach allows organizations to meet today’s toughest data challenges while building a robust data-centric foundation from which to tackle tomorrow’s.
price ($mm)
$310
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announced 6/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Allgeier Holding AG, will acquire Objectiva Software Solutions

synopsis: Allgeier SE and Objectiva Software Solutions signed a definitive agreement in which Allgeier acquires 100 percent of the shares of Objectiva. Objectiva Software Solutions is the leading specialist of software and eCommerce outsourcing services. Objectiva works with companies to launch new applications and cloud-based services.
buyer: Allgeier Holding AG (XTRA:AEIN:$687.70)
Allgeier SE is one of the leading IT companies for digital transformation. Some of the world's largest companies, including Siemens, GE, Intel, Google, IBM, AT&T, Audi, BMW and Daimler, benefit from the Allgeier Group's entire IT service spectrum, from onsite to nearshore to offshore. "
target parent: Open Text Corporation
target: Objectiva Software Solutions
Objectiva Software Solutions (Objectiva) is the leading specialist of software and eCommerce outsourcing services. Objectiva works with companies from billion-dollar independent software vendors to startups looking to launch new applications and cloud-based services.
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closed 2/14/2018 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Hightail Inc.

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has acquired Hightail, Inc., formerly known as YouSendIt, a leading cloud service for file sharing and creative collaboration with approximately 5.5 million customers globally spanning enterprise accounts, paid subscribers, and individual consumers.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information management solutions, on-premises or in the cloud. They are committed to delivering differentiated content solutions in the cloud that enable marketers to produce and securely collaborate on digital content. "
target: Hightail Inc.
Hightail is a leading cloud service for file sharing and creative collaboration with approximately 5.5 million customers globally spanning enterprise accounts, paid subscribers, and individual consumers. Hightail has made the cloud a workspace that enables seamless collaboration on visual projects.
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closed 9/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Guidance Software

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has completed the closing of the previously announced acquisition of Guidance Software, the makers of EnCase, the gold standard in forensic security, that includes digital discovery solutions and endpoint information security.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
Based in Canada, OpenText enables organizations to gain insight through market leading information systems, on premises or in the cloud. They are a provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying and transforming their information needs. "
target: Guidance Software (GUID:$111.51)
Makers of EnCase, the gold standard in digital investigations and endpoint data security, Guidance provides a mission-critical foundation of applications that have been deployed on an estimated 34 million endpoints and work in concert with other leading enterprise technologies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$256 [$244]
rev ($mm)
$109
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
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closed 7/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Covisint Corporation

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has completed the closing of the previously announced acquisition of Covisint, the leading Cloud platform for building digital identity management, Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and automotive and transportation supply chains.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
target: Covisint Corporation (COVS:$70.24)
Covisint is the leading Cloud Platform for building Identity, Automotive, and Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and enables the identification, authorization and connection of complex networks of people, processes, systems and things.
price ($mm)[EV]
$103 [$75]
rev ($mm)
$71
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.1x
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closed 1/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, purchased Enterprise Content Division from EMC Corporation

synopsis: OpenText™, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has completed the closing of the previously announced acquisition of Dell EMC's Enterprise Content Division, including Documentum.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
seller parent: Dell, Inc.
seller: EMC Corporation (EMC:$24,566.00)
Dell EMC's Enterprise Content Division offers leading Enterprise Content Management solutions with deep industry focus, including Documentum, InfoArchive and LEAP. Dell EMC provides essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their information.
price ($mm)
$1,620
rev ($mm)
$599
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
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closed 8/1/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, purchased Customer Communications Management from HP

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has acquired the Customer Communications Management assets from HP Inc., including HP Exstream, HP Output Management, HP TeleForm and HP LiquidOffice for process automation and document delivery solutions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
seller: HP (HPQ:$58,715.00)
HP Extsream is a multichannel customer communication management solution. HP Output Management Solutions combine enterprise information delivery software with integration. HP Teleform extracts information from e-documents. HP Liquid Office helps automate business management, modeling and monitoring.
price ($mm)
$315
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closed 7/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Recommind, Inc., a leading provider of eDiscovery and information analytics. Recommind's SaaS and managed services solutions deliver insight from unstructured data to help people make better decisions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
target: Recommind, Inc.
Recommind provides the most accurate and automated end-to-end eDiscovery, enterprise search and automatic categorization software available. Based on user input, the software predicts the best information available and instantly provides the most relevant results.
price ($mm)
$163
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closed 5/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired ANXeBusiness Corp.

synopsis: OpenText™, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of ANX, a leading provider of cloud-based information exchange services to the US Automotive and Healthcare industries.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management, helping customers to create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. Over 100,000 customers already use OpenText solutions, either on premises or in their cloud. "
target parent: One Equity Partners
target: ANXeBusiness Corp.
ANXeBusiness Corp. (ANX), headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, is a global provider of managed compliance, security and connectivity solutions. ANX is certified by the PCI Security Standards Council as a Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV).
price ($mm)
$100
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, purchased Customer Experience Software Assets from HP Software

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management announced the closing of the acquisition of certain customer experience software and services assets from HP Inc. The software assets acquired include HP TeamSite, HP MediaBin, HP Qfiniti, as well as HP Explore, HP Aurasma, and HP Optimost.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management, helping customers to create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. Over 100,000 customers already use OpenText solutions, either on premises or in their cloud. "
seller parent: HP
seller: HP Software
HP Software's Customer Experience Software include HP TeamSite, a modern multi-channel digital experience management platform for web content management, HP MediaBin, a digital asset management solution, and HP Qfiniti, an intelligent workforce optimization solution.
price ($mm)
$170
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/5/2015 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Informative Graphics Corporation

synopsis: OpenText™, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has acquired Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), a leading developer of viewing, annotation, redaction and publishing commercial software. IGC technologies will be further integrated into the ECM product portfolio and extended into other OpenText Suites.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management, helping customers to create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. Over 100,000 customers already use OpenText solutions, either on premises or in their cloud. "
target: Informative Graphics Corporation
Founded in 1990, Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC) offers a full suite of powerful, proven software that helps organizations securely view, share, redact and transform documents, images including CAD drawings, for more efficient collaboration, better control and increased productivity.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 1/16/2015 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Actuate Corporation

synopsis: Actuate Corporation, The BIRT Company and the leader in personalized analytics and insights, has been acquired by OpenText. Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers that saves time and improves brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to over 200 million of their customers.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM). EIM enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations, and reduce information governance and security related risks. "
target: Actuate Corporation (BIRT:$107.27)
Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers and OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to over 200 million of their customers, partners and employees.
price ($mm)[EV]
$306 [$248]
rev ($mm)
$107
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2014 via PR Newswire

GXS, Inc. merged with Open Text Corporation,

synopsis: OpenText Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of GXS Group, Inc., an integration services provider and operates an integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM). EIM enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations, and reduce information governance and security related risks. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: GXS, Inc.
Global eXchange Services, Inc. (GXS) is an integration services provider and operates an integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid. GXS Managed Services combines GXS Trading Grid with GXS's process orchestration services and global team to manage a company's multi-enterprise processes.
price ($mm)
$1,105
rev ($mm)
$487
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/16/2013 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Cordys

synopsis: OpenText™, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has acquired BPM market leader Cordys. The addition of Cordys affords OpenText customers the most comprehensive set of EIM and BPM software from a single vendor.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM). EIM enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations, and reduce information governance and security related risks. "
target: Cordys
Cordys provides an industry-leading Business Process Management Suite to Global 2000 companies. Cordys’ unique SOA-based solution enables customers to design, execute, monitor and improve business processes more rapidly, with better performance, and with greater adaptability than any other solution.
price ($mm)
$33
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/1/2013 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired ICCM Solutions

synopsis: OpenText, the global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced that it has acquired its long-time BPM technology partner, ICCM Solutions– a leading provider of process applications based on the OpenText Business Process Management (BPM) platform. ICCM Solutions has approximately 200 customers worldwide using its solutions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM). EIM enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations, and reduce information governance and security related risks. "
target: ICCM Solutions
Founded in 1998, ICCM provides a global client base with powerful solutions for IT Service Management, HR Shared Services, Intelligent BPM and other process applications. The solutions are built on the enterprise-grade Assure framework based on OpenText MBPM.
price ($mm)[EV]
$16 [$11]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/6/2013 via Company Press Release

Open Text Corporation, acquired Resonate Knowledge Technologies

synopsis: OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), announced it has acquired Resonate Knowledge Technologies (Resonate KT), a leading provider of software that enables organizations to visualize unstructured data, create new user experiences for Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and xECM for SAP.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM). EIM enables organizations to grow the business, lower costs of operations, and reduce information governance and security related risks. "
target: Resonate Knowledge Technologies
Resonate Knowledge Technologies is the developer of WebReport and ActiveView frameworks for OpenText Content Server. These solutions uniquely streamline business processes, providing role-based information in the form of management dashboards, integrated reports and process driven applications.
price ($mm)
$20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/6/2011 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Operitel Corporation

synopsis: OpenText, the world's largest independent provider of Enterprise Content Management software, has acquired Operitel Corp, a company specializing in Learning Management Systems and Enterprise Learning Portals. Operitel's solutions include social and mobile learning management and capabilities that integrate with Microsoft® SharePoint.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
Open Text(TM) is the world's largest independent provider of Enterprise Content Management software. The company's solutions manage information for all types of business, compliance and industry requirements in large companies, government agencies and professional service firms. "
target: Operitel Corporation
Operitel Corporation is an information technology company that specializes in building enterprise Learning Portal solutions. With Operitel's flagship product, LearnFlexTM Learning Management System, customers can offer efficient learning services to their employees and customers.
price ($mm)
$5.68
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Open Text Corporation, acquired Recommind, Inc.

synopsis: Open Text Corporation, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management, announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Recommind, Inc., a leading provider of eDiscovery and information analytics. Recommind's SaaS and managed services solutions deliver insight from unstructured data to help people make better decisions.
buyer: Open Text Corporation (OTEX:$2,934.81)
OpenText is the largest independent software provider of Enterprise Information Management, helping customers create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. "
target: Recommind, Inc.
Recommind provides the most accurate and automated end-to-end eDiscovery, enterprise search and automatic categorization software available. Based on user input, the software predicts the best information available and instantly provides the most relevant results.
price ($mm)
$163
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Acolad Group, will acquire Amplexor NV

synopsis: Paris-based language service provider Acolad Group is set to acquire Luxembourg-based rival AMPLEXOR International. Selling AMPLEXOR is German newspaper Saarbrücker Zeitung which is majority owned by German media conglomerate Rheinische Post Mediengruppe. Amplexor is a leading digital solution provider offering compliance and content solutions.
buyer: Acolad Group
Acolad is the European leader in professional translation and stands out as one of the most dynamic players in its sector. Acolad distinguishes itself by its multi-local approach to the market, a specificity which has earned it the preference of many international customers. "
target parent: Rhei­nisch Post Mediengruppe
target: Amplexor NV
Amplexor is a leading digital solution provider offering global compliance, digital experience and content solutions. They help customers achieve process efficiency, increase revenue generation, reduce time-to-market and ensure quality and compliance.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/10/2020 via PR Newswire

Hyland Software, Inc., will acquire Alfresco Software, Inc.

synopsis: Hyland, a leading content services provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Alfresco, a commercial, open-source software company that builds and markets a cloud-native, process, content, and governance intensive Digital Business Platform.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Hyland Software, Inc.
Hyland is a leading content services provider and software company. Through their OnBase platform, Hyland provides enterprise content management, case management, business process management, and records management all in a singular place. "
target parent: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
target: Alfresco Software, Inc.
Alfresco Software is a commercial, open-source software company that builds and markets a cloud-native, process, content, and governance intensive Digital Business Platform. It is a single, integrated platform used to digitize processes, manage content, and securely govern information.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

RWS Holdings plc, will acquire SDL International

synopsis: The boards of language Super Agencies RWS and SDL announced that they “have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended all-share merger of RWS and SDL,” in a deal that sees RWS buy SDL outright. SDL is the intelligent language and content company that helps create, translate and deliver content globally.
buyer: RWS Holdings plc (AIM:RWS:$471.81)
Based in the UK, RWS is a leading provider of patent translations and one of the leading players in the provision of intellectual property support services and a market leader in life sciences translations and linguistic validation as well as a language service provider in other technical areas. "
target: SDL International (SDLLF:$500.53)
SDL is the intelligent language and content company. SDL works with over 4,500 enterprise customers—including 90 of the world’s top brands—to help create, translate and deliver content globally, with their unique combination of language services, language technologies and content technologies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,080 [$1,081]
rev ($mm)
$488
EBITDA ($mm)
$65
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
17.3x
closed 8/26/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Data443 Risk Mitigation, Inc., acquired FileFacets

synopsis: Data443, a leading data security and privacy software company, has acquired the intellectual property rights and assets of FileFacets, a SaaS platform that performs sophisticated data discovery and content search of structured and unstructured data within corporate networks, servers, content management systems, email, desktops and laptops.
buyer: Data443 Risk Mitigation, Inc. (OTCPK:ATDS:$1.90)
Data443 is an industry leader in the data security and privacy business. The company provides software and services to enable secure data across local devices, network, cloud, and databases, at rest and in flight, to provide user-enabled, governance-enabled, up-to-date security for every data point."
target: FileFacets
FileFacets is a SaaS platform that performs sophisticated data discovery and content search of structured and unstructured data within corporate networks, servers, content management systems, email, desktops and laptops.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/14/2020 via BusinessWire

Smartsheet, acquired Brandfolder

synopsis: Smartsheet, the enterprise platform for dynamic work, has completed its acquisition of Brandfolder, the market momentum leader in digital asset management (DAM). Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Brandfolder provides a centralized platform to easily organize, discover, control, distribute, and measure all forms of digital content.
buyer: Smartsheet (:$300.18)
Smartsheet is a leading cloud-based platform for work execution, empowering organizations to plan, capture, track, automate, and report on work at scale, resulting in more efficient processes and better business outcomes. "
target: Brandfolder
Brandfolder is the market momentum leader in digital asset management (DAM). Established in 2012 and headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Brandfolder provides a centralized platform to easily organize, discover, control, distribute, and measure all forms of digital content.
price ($mm)
$155
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/17/2020 via BusinessWire

Alfresco Software, Inc., acquired Technology Services Group, Inc.

synopsis: Alfresco Software has acquired Technology Services Group (TSG), a Chicago based Enterprise Content Management software and services firm. TSG provides expert advice, services and solutions – including strategic advisory, application development, software engineering, and software products – to many prestigious clients in North America.
buyer parent: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
buyer: Alfresco Software, Inc.
Alfresco Software is a commercial, open-source software company that builds and markets a cloud-native, process, content, and governance intensive Digital Business Platform. It is a single, integrated platform used to digitize processes, manage content, and securely govern information. "
target: Technology Services Group, Inc.
Technology Services Group is a Enterprise Content Management software and services firm. TSG provides expert advice, services and solutions – including strategic advisory, application development, software engineering, and software products – to many prestigious clients in North America.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
cancelled 6/29/2020 via BusinessWire

Qumu, Inc. cancelled merger with Synacor, Inc.,

synopsis: Synacor, Inc., a cloud-based software and services company, and Qumu Corporation, a leading provider of tools to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of live and on-demand video for the enterprise, have mutually agreed to terminate their proposed all-stock merger agreement.
buyer: Synacor, Inc. (SYNC:$110.60)
Synacor is a cloud-based software and services company serving global video, internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises. Synacor’s mission is to enable its customers to better engage with their consumers. "
target: Qumu, Inc. (QUMU:$24.49)
Qumu is the leading provider of best-in-class tools to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of live and on-demand video for the enterprise. The Qumu platform enables global organizations to drive employee engagement, increase access to video, and modernize the workplace.
price ($mm)[EV]
$33 [$25]
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/29/2020 via Company Press Release

KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc., will acquire Everteam

synopsis: Kyocera Document Solutions Inc. and Everteam announced that Kyocera and Everteam's shareholder have entered into an agreement allowing Kyocera to acquire all outstanding shares of Everteam, a French-based provider of enterprise content management (ECM) solutions.
buyer parent: KYOCERA
buyer: KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc., is a global leading provider of total document solutions based in Osaka, Japan. The company's portfolio includes reliable and eco-friendly printers, as well as business applications and consultative services that enable document workflow management. "
target: Everteam
Founded in 1990, Everteam is a software developer and publisher specializing in content management and information governance. The Everteam solutions are adapted to different business contexts and enable organizations to transform information into capital and control it.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Mitratech, Inc., acquired ClusterSeven

synopsis: Mitratech, a provider of legal and compliance software, has acquired London-based ClusterSeven, a provider of End User Computing management software. By offering ClusterSeven's products alongside its own solutions, Mitratech will provide the first end-to-end solutions suite for elevating companies’ data privacy and information governance efforts.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech is a proven global technology partner for corporate legal, risk, and compliance professionals, offering a proven portfolio of end-to-end solutions that spread operational best practices throughout the enterprise, standardizing processes, and accelerating time-to-value. "
target parent: Azini Capital Partners LLP
target: ClusterSeven
London-based ClusterSeven is the leader in End User Computing (EUC) management software. With ClusterSeven, users can efficiently identify, track, audit, inventory, and manage EUCs to identify and mitigate risk using easy-to-use dashboards, regular reports, and exception alerts.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/18/2019 via PR Newswire

Boomi, will acquire Unifi Software

synopsis: Boomi, a company that quickly and easily unites everything in client's digital ecosystems, will be acquiring Unifi Software, a company that delivers a suite of self-service data tools that help users find and use the data that is most important to them.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: Boomi
Boomi, a Dell Technologies business, quickly and easily unites everything in client's digital ecosystems so they can achieve better business outcomes, faster. Boomi's intelligent, flexible, scalable platform accelerates business results by linking data, systems, applications, processes, and people. "
target: Unifi Software
Unifi Software delivers a suite of self-service data tools that help users find and use the data that is most important to them. The Unifi Data Catalog with Natural Language Queries offers users an intuitive experience to easily discover and collaborate around data.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/6/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Printer Logic, acquired MaxxVault

synopsis: PrinterLogic, the world leader in Serverless Printing Infrastructure (SPI), has acquired MaxxVault, a leading provider of enterprise content management software. MaxxVault provides software solutions for the management, distribution and control of corporate documents.
buyer: Printer Logic
PrinterLogic is the world’s leading Enterprise Printer Management solution for server-less remote site printer deployments. PrinterLogic offers a web-based printer management platform that simplifies the management, migration, and deployment of printers while drastically reducing cost. "
target: MaxxVault
MaxxVault is a leading provider of Enterprise Content Management software. MaxxVault provides software solutions for the management, distribution and control of corporate documents. Their solutions help businesses to reduce costs, improve efficiency, and increase customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via PR Newswire

MHC Software, Inc., acquired Vanguard Systems, Inc.

synopsis: MHC Software, a leader in enterprise content automation and document management software solutions, has acquired Vanguard Systems, a leader in workflow and process automation solutions. The combined company delivers enterprise-grade content automation solutions that allow customers to enhance their productivity and profitability.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: MHC Software, Inc.
MHC Software is a leader in enterprise content automation and document management software and services. MHC's solutions accelerate customers' digital transformation journeys via in-context content and automation to expedite information-sharing while reducing costs and increasing productivity. "
target: Vanguard Systems, Inc.
Vanguard Systems provides workflow and process automation solutions designed to improve organizational efficiency and regulatory compliance. Vanguard's solutions solve the paper/productivity issues and make the power of information instantly available anywhere across the enterprise.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/25/2019 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Acquia, Inc.

synopsis: Open digital experience company Acquia announced it has signed a definitive agreement to receive a majority investment from Vista Equity Partners, a leading investment firm focused on enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled businesses.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a U.S.-based investment firm with more than $50 billion in cumulative capital commitments.Vista exclusively invests in enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled organizations led by world-class management teams. "
target: Acquia, Inc.
Acquia is the open source digital experience company. Acquia provides the world’s most ambitious brands with technology that allows them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. Acquia gives its customers the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.
price ($mm)
$1,000
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/5/2019 via BusinessWire

Mediafly, acquired iPresent

synopsis: Mediafly, a provider of sales enablement technology, content management, and advisory services that create interactive selling experiences, has acquired iPresent, a UK-based pioneer of sales enablement. iPresent is an online platform that enables marketing teams to upload and distribute marketing collateral to sales teams via a customizable app.
buyer: Mediafly
Mediafly is a provider of sales enablement solutions and advisory services that create dynamic, interactive, value-based selling experiences. By using Mediafly’s technology and advisory services, marketing and sales teams can deliver custom, dynamic sales presentations quickly and efficiently. "
target: iPresent
iPresent is an online platform that enables marketing teams to upload and distribute marketing collateral to sales teams via a beautifully customisable app. iPresent’s powerful analytics give marketers an insight into how their content performs out in the field.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Carlyle Group, acquired SER Group

synopsis: Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group announced it has acquired a majority stake in SER Group, a European Enterprise Content Management solutions (ECM) software company based in Bonn, Germany.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$1,880.20)
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $210 billion of assets under management across 335 investment vehicles. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target: SER Group
SER Group is a European Enterprise Content Management solutions (ECM) software company based in Germany. SER supports medium-sized companies, corporations, administrations and organizations across all industries with powerful ECM software and professional services from a single source.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2019 via PR Web

KPA L.L.C., acquired Compli

synopsis: KPA, a leading software as a service (SaaS) and services provider for compliance and workforce management solutions, announced its acquisition of Compli, a provider of HR business process automation solutions. Compli helps organizations meet workforce corporate compliance demands through easy-to-use business process automation software.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: KPA L.L.C.
KPA is a market leader in cloud-based Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) risk management solutions for the automotive, collision repair, manufacturing, insurance, and distribution & logistics industries. KPA’s innovative software platform combined delivers a comprehensive solution. "
target: Compli
Compli helps organizations meet workforce corporate compliance demands through easy-to-use business process automation software. The Compli platform integrates policy review and acceptance, online training, and forms completion into a single cloud-based system.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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announced 8/13/2018 via BusinessWire

Veritone, will acquire Wazee Digital

synopsis: Veritone, the world’s only SaaS-based operating system for Artificial Intelligence (AI), has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services that enable rights holders to monetize and enrich their content.
buyer: Veritone (VERI:$15.77)
Veritone has created the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence. Veritone’s aiWARE operating system leverages the power of cognitive computing to transform and analyze audio, video and other data sources in an automated manner to generate actionable insights. "
target: Wazee Digital
Wazee Digital's cloud digital asset management platform enables rights holders to monetize and enrich their valuable content. Their solutions including video licensing and live event services, provide complete control over content so that assets reach their rightful audiences around the globe.
price ($mm)
$15
rev ($mm)
$19
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Pinova Capital, acquired xSuite

synopsis: Pinova, an independent private equity firm, has acquired majority stake in WMD Group (xSuite). WMD is firmly established as a software developer and provider of market-leading ECM systems across sectors. WMD’s xSuite solution is developed in-house and delivers interfaces enabling easy integration in any environment.
buyer: Pinova Capital
As an independent private equity firm, Pinova focuses on majority and minority stakes in innovative high-growth SMEs in the German-speaking countries. They cover the full private equity spectrum, from growth capital to succession solutions, via a majority or minority shareholding. "
target: xSuite
WMD is firmly established as a software developer and provider of market-leading ECM systems across sectors. WMD streamlines scanning, document processing and archiving workflows. WMD’s xSuite solution is developed in-house and delivers interfaces enabling easy integration in any environment.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/29/2018 via BusinessWire

Quest Software, Inc., acquired Metalogix Software Corp.

synopsis: Quest Software, a global systems management and security software provider, announced the acquisition of Metalogix, a leading provider of migration, management and security solutions for Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Quest Software, Inc. (QSFT:$857.42)
Quest Software is a global systems management and security software provider. They help solve the complex technology and security problems that stand in the way of organizations’ ability to always be ready for what’s next. "
target parent: Permira
target: Metalogix Software Corp.
Metalogix is a leading provider of migration, management and security solutions for Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365. Over 20,000 clients trust Metalogix to optimize the availability, performance, and security of their content across the collaboration lifecycle.
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Dye & Durham Corporation
Dye & Durham Corporation
Dye & Durham is a Canadian provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions designed to improve efficiency and increase productivity. The company provides critical information services and workflow, which clients use to manage their process, information, and regulatory requirements.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$48.89
EBITDA ($mm)
$21.12
EBIT ($mm)
$14.60
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
138
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Ticker: OTEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Open Text Corporation
Open Text Corporation
OpenText is the leader in Enterprise Information Management, helping customers to create a Digital-First World by simplifying, transforming, and accelerating their information needs. Over 100,000 customers already use OpenText solutions, either on premises or in their cloud.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,934.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$917.28
EBIT ($mm)
$627.61
Net Income ($mm)
$326.61
Employees
14600
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Ticker: NUAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nuance Communications, Inc.
Nuance Communications, Inc.
Nuance Communications is most well-known for their speech recognition software Dragon NaturallySpeakings. Nuance speech solutions support up to 50 different languages, and they hold more than 4,000 patents and patent applications. Some of their partners include Amazon and Apple.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,051.66
EBITDA ($mm)
$373.91
EBIT ($mm)
$163.60
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
11600
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Ticker: SDLLF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SDL International
SDL International
SDL is the leader in Global Information Management solutions, which provide increased business agility to enterprises by accelerating the delivery of high-quality multilingual content to global markets.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$500.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$56.80
EBIT ($mm)
$47.45
Net Income ($mm)
$29.14
Employees
4300
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Piksel
Piksel
Piksel people create and manage OTT video monetization solutions for some of the world’s leading media brands: AT&T U-verse, BSkyB, Celcom, Channel 4, Mediaset, Sky Deutschland, Sky Italia, Televisa Mexico, Vodafone and more.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$214.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.04
EBIT ($mm)
$14.12
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1300
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Ticker: 300229
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beijing TRS Information Technology Limited
Beijing TRS Information Technology Company Limited develops and markets software and technology services for unstructured data management. Beijing TRS provides software products that are enterprise search, content management and text mining.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$48.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.62
EBIT ($mm)
$12.05
Net Income ($mm)
$15.55
Employees
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Ticker: QUMU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qumu, Inc.
Qumu, Inc.
Qumu Corporation provides the tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of their videos. Qumu's innovative solutions release the power in video to engage and empower employees, partners and clients.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$24.49
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.51)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.53)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
105
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Ticker: HAXS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Web4
Web4
Web4 specializes in mission critical, value-based IT services and solutions, particularly in the fields of ECM, HR and collaboration technologies. Its worldwide team of consultants and developers bring deep knowledge and experience to help companies maximize ROI.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$11.90
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.60)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.60)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
310
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Ticker: NEOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc.
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc.
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc., is an innovator and international leader in print-to-Internet and other technologies which make information faster and easier to access, with expertise in homeland security and e-authentication applications.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$2.27
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.34)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.31)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
27
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Ticker: SPY.V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sprylogics International Corp
Sprylogics International Corp
Sprylogics International Corp. develops advanced search, analysis, and information display tools and services. These solutions enable users to search large amounts of unstructured data on the Web and in internal corporate databases, and convert it into actionable intelligence.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$0.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.00
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: BIT:TECN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, provides IT and credit information solutions in Italy. The company offers IT solutions and services for the dematerialization and digitalization of document processes through document management, electronic storage, and electronic invoicing.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$280.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$71.00
EBIT ($mm)
$56.71
Net Income ($mm)
$34.22
Employees
1294
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Ticker: XTRA:ESY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Easy Software AG
Easy Software AG
Easy Software AG is a leading developer and provider of multi-platform solutions in the electronic archiving, document management and enterprise content management sectors.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$61.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.15
EBIT ($mm)
($3.07)
Net Income ($mm)
$2.38
Employees
393
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Ticker: FAA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fabasoft AG
Fabasoft AG
Fabasoft AG is an Austrian software product company and cloud service providers for digital document control and electronic document, process and file management. Fabasoft's products digitize, simplify, and accelerate business processes - within and across organizational and national boundaries.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$42.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.27
EBIT ($mm)
$8.64
Net Income ($mm)
$5.75
Employees
231
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Ticker: OM:ANOT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anoto Group AB
Anoto Group AB
Anoto Group AB is a global leader in digital writing and drawing solutions. Its technology platform and branded products enable high-precision pen or stylus input on nearly any surface. Their solutions enable fast and efficient capture, transmission, distribution and storage of digital data.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$22.67
EBITDA ($mm)
($11.63)
EBIT ($mm)
($12.49)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
150
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Ticker: KLSE:EFFICEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Efficient E-Solutions Berhad
Efficient E-Solutions Bhd is Malaysia's leading Business Process Outsourcing ("BPO") company. The company offers comprehensive data and document management solutions along with their expertise and experience to address complex business challenges face by their valued customers.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.84
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.50)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.18)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
45
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Ticker: CNSX:GBLC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Graph Blockchain Inc.
Graph Blockchain Inc.
Graph Blockchain is a private blockchain solutions company. The company’s enterprise platforms provide solutions for data management, business intelligence and data analytics, by delivering unparalleled processing speed and uncompromising performance quality for corporations and government agencies.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.02
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.25)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.25)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
14
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