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closed 7/29/2016 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired UBM Tech Electronics Network

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: UBM Tech Electronics Network
UBM's Technical and Electronics Media Portfolio include EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. UBM plc is a leading global marketing services and communications company.
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closed 4/27/2011 via BusinessWire

TechTarget, Inc., acquired ComputerWeekly

synopsis: Technology media company TechTarget, Inc. has announced it has completed the acquisition of the websites, product offerings, and events associated with Computer Weekly and its sister channel-targeted brand, MicroScope. ComputerWeekly is a magazine and online destination for senior IT decision-making professionals.
buyer: TechTarget, Inc. (TTGT:$133.96)
TechTarget, an online technology media company, provides editorial and vendor-sponsored content to fulfill the needs of tech pros looking for in-depth coverage of technology topics throughout their buying process and positions the company to meet the needs of technology marketers. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: ComputerWeekly
Computer Weekly is a magazine and online destination for senior IT decision-making professionals. It is dedicated to providing IT professionals with the best information, the best knowledge and the best range of solutions that will enable them to succeed in the industry.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

eLearnSecurity, acquired The Ethical Hacker Network

synopsis: eLearnSecurity, one of the world's most trusted authorities for IT security training, announced that it has acquired The Ethical Hacker Network (EH-Net), a free online magazine for IT security professionals. Founded in 2005, The Ethical Hacker Network is recognized as one of the most respected and widely-read sources in the IT security industry.
buyer: eLearnSecurity
Based in Santa Clara, CA, eLearnSecurity trains individuals seeking to advance their careers in IT security as well as assists corporate organizations in keeping their IT security teams informed and prepared for the most current, ever-changing sophisticated cyber threats. "
target: The Ethical Hacker Network
The Ethical Hacker Network (EH-Net) is a free online magazine for IT security professionals. Founded in 2005, The Ethical Hacker Network is recognized as one of the most respected and widely-read sources in the IT security industry.
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closed 8/5/2019 via Company Press Release

CyberRisk Alliance, acquired SC Media

synopsis: CyberRisk Alliance (“CRA”), a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace, has acquired SC Media, a digital information and event company serving cybersecurity executives and other business professionals, from Haymarket Media, Inc.
buyer parent: Growth Catalyst Partners
buyer: CyberRisk Alliance
CyberRisk Alliance invests in businesses serving the cybersecurity and information risk management marketplace. The company brings together leading brands and is comprised of a diversified portfolio of business information products. "
target parent: Haymarket Group Limited
target: SC Media
SC Media is cybersecurity. For 30 years, the award-winning journalistic brand, website, conference group, resource library and publication has furnished cybersecurity executives and other business leaders with the most timely, independent news.
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closed 7/4/2018 via PR Newswire

JotForm, acquired Noupe

synopsis: JotForm, a leading online form builder and data collection tool, announced today that it has acquired Noupe, a media outlet dedicated to designer and web developer news. Popular categories include CSS, Ajax, JavaScript, web design, graphics, typography, advertising and more.
buyer: JotForm
JotForm has grown to be the leading online form creation software, with millions of users around the world and over 100 employees. Clients can find JotForm all over the web, powering application forms, registration forms, website contact forms, order forms, feedback forms, and more. "
target: Noupe
Founded in Germany, Noupe is a media outlet that publishes content focused on designer and web developer topics. Noupe is now a full-fledged website where multi-level designers and web developers can get information on latest news and relevant topics in their field.
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closed 2/6/2012 via GlobeNewswire

QuinStreet, Inc., acquired Ziff Davis Enterprise Group

synopsis: QuinStreet, Inc. announced the purchase of certain Ziff Davis Enterprise media assets. The assets acquired include websites eWeek.com, CIOInsight.com, Baseline.com, ChannelInsider.com and WebBuyersGuide.com, among others, and one of the largest email and telephone subscriber databases in the business to business (B2B) technology space.
buyer: QuinStreet, Inc. (QNST:$495.34)
QuinStreet, Inc. is one of the largest Internet marketing and media companies in the world. QuinStreet is committed to providing consumers and businesses with the information they need to research, find and select the products, services and brands that meet their needs. "
target parent: Bessemer Venture Partners
target: Ziff Davis Enterprise Group
Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc. is B2B technology’s trusted information resource. Millions of technology buyers rely on its brands for relevant, objective content to identify the right solutions for their organizations.
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$17
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closed 8/2/2007 via BNC Analysis

Insight Venture Partners, acquired The Enterprise Group

synopsis: Ziff Davis Media Inc. has completed the sale of its Enterprise Group assets to Insight Venture Partners. The deal was valued at approximately $150 million in cash, plus a potential earn-out of up to $10 million. The Enterprise Group produces online content, lead generation services, events and publications serving the tech industry.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is the fastest-growing venture capital firm specializing in software and the Internet. The team is composed of experienced investors and operating executives, and a capital base of $3 billion to support the companies in which they invest. "
target parent: Willis Stein & Partners
target: The Enterprise Group
The Ziff Davis Enterprise Group produces online content, lead generation services, events and publications serving the tech industry, including: Online properties eweek.com, webbuyersguide.com, cioinsight.com, baselinemag.com, microsoft-watch.com, channelinsider.com and deviceforge.com.
price ($mm)
$133
rev ($mm)
$80
EBITDA ($mm)
$12
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2.0x
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13.1x
closed 10/6/2015 via BusinessWire

SDxCentral, acquired The Rayno Report

synopsis: SDxCentral, a digital media platform that exclusively covers the B2B IT infrastructure market and focuses on next-generation technologies, announced its acquisition of The Rayno Report, a news and analysis site on innovation and investment in the connected world.
buyer: SDxCentral
SDxCentral is the leading centralized source of news and resources covering Software-Defined Everything (SDx), SDN, NFV, cloud and virtualization infrastructure. These new technologies and approaches have the potential to change the way infrastructure is designed, built, purchased and consumed. "
target: The Rayno Report
The Rayno Report is a news and analysis site on innovation and investment in the connected world. The content and research services are distributed to millions of technology thought leaders who visit the website directly, or via email, social media, and distribution with partners.
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closed 9/17/2009 via PR Newswire

European Business Press, SA, acquired European Business Press, SA

synopsis: TechInsights, the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision-makers, announced that the company has reached a final agreement for the sale of its Brussels-based publishing company, European Business Press SA, to Andre Rousselot, EBP's President.
buyer: European Business Press, SA
European Business Press, SA is a Belgium-based business-to-business publishing company serving the electronics industry. Under license from United Business Media, EBP publishes EE Times Europe and Microwave Engineering Europe. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: European Business Press, SA
European Business Press, SA is a Belgium-based business-to-business publishing company serving the electronics industry. Under license from United Business Media, EBP publishes EE Times Europe and Microwave Engineering Europe.
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closed 11/28/2016 via BusinessWire

The Online Reporter merged with Faultline,

synopsis: UK analyst group Rethink Technology Research has acquired the 20-year-old publication “The Online Reporter” from Rider Research of Baton Rouge, USA. Rethink will merge The Online Reporter into its own Faultline service. TOR recently passed its 1,000th issue anniversary which makes it 20 years old, while Faultline was launched in 2003.
buyer parent: Rethink Technology Research
buyer: Faultline
Faultline provides a framework of technical understanding to help predict the future of digital entertainment and the global broadband economy. "
target parent: Rider Research
target: The Online Reporter
The Online Reporter is the weekly strategy briefing paper for people in the media and technology industries. Its research and analysis roughly falls into areas such as Broadband Technologies and Ad-supported, Subscription based services.
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closed 6/27/2011 via PR Newswire

bNET Communications, Inc., acquired GoMo News

synopsis: bNET Communications, Inc. announced the acquisition of the popular mobile-industry online blog site, GoMo News.
buyer: bNET Communications, Inc.
bNET Communications, Inc., is a content aggregator, internet broadcasting company and accredited media organization that creates and distributes video content pertaining to new technology, primarily at corporate and consumer events, trade shows and conferences. "
target: GoMo News
GoMo News was founded in 2006 to provide news and analysis on the mobile industry, with an emphasis on mobile search and social networking, mobile advertising, and mobile barcodes.
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closed 11/1/2006 via BNC Analysis

Hindawi Publishing Corporation, purchased "Active and Passive Electronic Components" Journal from Taylor & Francis Group plc

synopsis: Hindawi Publishing has acquired "Active and Passive Electronic Components" from Taylor & Francis. No terms were given. The journal is published quarterly and is devoted to the science and technology of all types of electronic components, including semiconductor materials, thick-film materials, electron tubes, capacitors, and solid-state memories.
buyer: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Hindawi Publishing Corporation is a commercial publisher of STM (Science, Technology, and Medicine) literature. Founded in 1997, Hindawi currently employs around 200 people, who are responsible for the publication of 45+ peer-reviewed journals as well as a number of scholarly books. "
seller parent: Informa plc
seller: Taylor & Francis Group plc
Taylor & Francis Group is a leading academic publisher, releasing more than 500 journals and some 1,500 books each year. The company serves the educational, industrial research, and professional markets through a dozen imprints, including Carfax, Falmer, Garland, and Routledge.
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closed 5/18/2006 via BusinessWire

TechTarget, acquired 2020software.com

synopsis: Information technology (IT) media company TechTarget announced today it has acquired Los Angeles-based 20/20 Software, operator of the web site 2020software.com. TechTarget will operate 2020software.com as a separate site within the TechTarget network of media for targeted communities of IT buyers and decision-makers.
buyer: TechTarget (TTGT:$133.96)
TechTarget, a leading online technology media company, gives technology providers ROI-focused marketing programs to generate leads, shorten sales cycles, and grow revenues. "
target: 2020software.com
2020software.com is the only site focused on providing detailed feature-comparison information and access to trial software for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) seeking trial versions of CRM, ERP, accounting, human resources, salesforce-automation and other business software.
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closed 10/16/2012 via BNC Analysis

Watson Technology Group, acquired GeeksWithBlogs, LLC

synopsis: Watson Technology Group, a Kansas City, Mo.-based technology investment firm, announced that it has acquired Geeks With Blogs, the Internet’s largest blog network dedicated to software developers and development-related topics. Bloggers and readers can expect many enhancements to the website and the blogging platform over the coming months.
buyer: Watson Technology Group
The Watson Technology Group is a Kansas City, Mo.-based investment firm that was founded in 2012 by successful developer and entrepreneur, Matt Watson. It invests in technology companies that are looking for seed or growth capital. "
target: GeeksWithBlogs, LLC
Founded in 2003, Geeks With Blogs is an ideal place for any developer who wants to create his/her own blog. The website receives millions of website visits each year, and provides participating bloggers with professional networking, industry collaboration and exposure to a targeted, mass audience.
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closed 5/31/2019 via Company Press Release

MyMobileLyfe, LLC, acquired Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC

synopsis: MyMobileLyfe, LLC has acquired Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC, publisher of the popular website atlantatechblogs.com. With a focus on tech startups, Atlanta Tech Blogs curates posts from over 300 blogs via its website. Atlanta Tech Blogs is the region’s leading technology industry-focused digital platform for user-generated content.
buyer: MyMobileLyfe, LLC
MyMobileLyfe, LLC is a digital marketing and advertising agency whose products help businesses target relevant audiences and optimize promotional strategies. With MyMobileLyfe's search, display, retargeting, and live chat tools, ad buyers can reach customers across multiple channels and networks. "
target: Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC
Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC is the publisher of the popular website atlantatechblogs.com. The company is the region’s leading technology industry-focused digital platform for user-generated content. Focusing on tech startups, Atlanta Tech Blogs curates posts from over 300 blogs via its website.
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closed 3/29/2017 via PR Newswire

China Oceanwide Holdings Group, IDG Capital Partners, acquired International Data Group

synopsis: China Oceanwide announced the close of the acquisition of International Data Group, Inc. ("IDG") on March 29. IDG is a world leader in market research and insights and was one of the first US IT companies to enter the Chinese market. IDG has created a host of leading technology and media brands and runs a successful venture investment business.
buyer: IDG Capital Partners
buyer: China Oceanwide Holdings Group (SEHK:715:$19.74)
China Oceanwide is an international conglomerate. It's businesses include financial services, real estate assets, media, technology and strategic investment. IDG Capital was one of the first foreign venture capital firms to enter the Chinese market and focus exclusively on Chinese companies. "
target: International Data Group
International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading technology media, events, and research company. IDG’s online network includes more than 450 Web sites spanning business technology, consumer technology, digital entertainment, and video games worldwide.
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closed 9/12/2013 via BusinessWire

NetMediaEurope S.A., acquired B!T

synopsis: NetMediaEurope, the leading online IT publisher has announced the acquisition of B!T, a Portuguese-language online technology news outlet focusing on the Portuguese and Brazilian markets. As well as strengthening NetMediaEurope’s position as the leading IT B2B network, it enables the company to serve the rapidly growing Latin American market.
buyer: NetMediaEurope S.A.
NetMediaEurope publishes a portfolio of websites aimed towards IT professionals and end-users. With its more than 40 sites across Europe, NetMediaEurope is the leading European B2B sales house to target this audience and market segment. "
target: B!T
B!T was created in 1998 by a group of journalists with the goal of creating a technology magazine accessible to all. Now www.bit.pt and www.bitmag.com.br (focusing on the Portuguese and Brazilian markets, respectively) boast around 100,000 visitors, comprising business users and IT professionals.
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closed 10/31/2013 via BusinessWire

Pluralsight, acquired Tekpub

synopsis: Online training platform Pluralsight announced a significant addition to its developer offering with its purchase of Tekpub, a leading provider of high-quality technical screencasts for programmers. The acquisition further establishes Pluralsight as a premier training hub for software developers and IT administrators.
buyer: Pluralsight (NasdaqGS:PS:$252.00)
Pluralsight was founded in 2004 as a classroom training company. They shifted to an online training experience, which allowed them to offer high-quality training at a low price point. They offer year-round education, with more insight, at a relaxed pace, at the exact time it is needed. "
target: Tekpub
Tekpub is a premium screencast provider for tech professionals, offering training in C#, jQuery, ASP.NET, Git, Rails and other essential developer tools. Tekpub has become one of the most influential training resources in the developer community.
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closed 10/5/2010 via PR Newswire

Black Duck Software, Inc., acquired Ohloh Corporation

synopsis: Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, announced that it has acquired Ohloh.net from Geeknet, Inc.
buyer parent: Flagship Ventures
buyer: Black Duck Software, Inc.
Black Duck Software is the leading provider of products and services for automating the management, governance and secure use of open source software, at enterprise scale, in a multi-source development process. "
target parent: Geeknet, Inc.
target: Ohloh Corporation
Ohloh, based in Bellevue, Washington, is a leading directory of open source projects and a market leader for data services about open source software development.
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$2.30
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closed 3/29/2018 via BNC Analysis

CompTIA, acquired Gtslearning

synopsis: CompTIA, the leading trade association for the information technology (IT) industry, has acquired gtslearning, an award-winning developer and supplier of learning resources, including printed and online courseware and learning materials and online practice labs for IT certification exams.
buyer: CompTIA
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a leading voice and advocate for the $4.8 trillion global information technology ecosystem; and the technology professionals who design, implement, manage, and safeguard the technology that powers the global economy. "
target: Gtslearning
Gtslearning is a UK-based award-winning developer and supplier of learning resources, including printed and online courseware and learning materials and online practice labs for IT certification exams.
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closed 7/29/2016 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired UBM Tech Electronics Network

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: UBM Tech Electronics Network
UBM's Technical and Electronics Media Portfolio include EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. UBM plc is a leading global marketing services and communications company.
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announced 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

ConvergeOne, LLC, will acquire Arrow Systems Integration, Inc.

synopsis: ConvergeOne, a leading global IT service provider of collaboration and technology solutions, is to acquire Arrow Systems Integration from Arrow Electronics. Arrow Systems Integration, Inc. is a leading enterprise communications systems integrator specializing in on-premise, cloud and IoT solutions.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: ConvergeOne, LLC (CVON:$1,401.33)
Founded in 1993, ConvergeOne is a leading global IT service provider of collaboration and technology solutions for large and medium enterprise with decades of experience assisting customers to transform their digital infrastructure and realize a return on investment. "
target parent: Arrow Electronics, Inc.
target: Arrow Systems Integration, Inc.
Arrow Systems Integration, Inc. is a leading enterprise communications systems integrator specializing in on-premise, cloud and IoT solutions. Arrow SI provides seamless systems and cloud migration for contact centers, unified communications, data centers and security.
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closed 1/9/2018 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired eInfochips, Ltd

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, an enterprise computing solutions provider, announced that it has completed the acquisition of eInfochips, one of the world’s largest design and managed services companies. eInfochips works at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new IoT-based business models.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: eInfochips, Ltd
eInfochips is one of the world’s largest design and managed services companies. eInfochips works at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new IoT-based business models. Their offerings include app and software development and big-data analytics.
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closed 7/29/2016 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired UBM Tech Electronics Network

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: UBM Tech Electronics Network
UBM's Technical and Electronics Media Portfolio include EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. UBM plc is a leading global marketing services and communications company.
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closed 3/31/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired immixGroup

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of immixGroup, Inc., a value-added distributor supporting over 800 value-added resellers, solution providers, service providers, and other public sector channel partners with specialized resources to accelerate their government sales.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
target: immixGroup
ImmixGroup, Inc. has a comprehensive offering of IT solutions from over 250 of the world’s leading technology suppliers in addition to a platform of services that helps IT companies do business with the government in the channel.
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closed 2/17/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased United Technical Publishing from Hearst Business Media

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired United Technical Publishing, a division of Hearst Business Media and a leading digital provider of product information to the global electronics components industry. United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, and more.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
seller parent: The Hearst Corporation
seller: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media is a global technology leader. Their United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, inventory access tools and databases that are important resources for engineers involved in product design.
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closed 10/28/2013 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Computerlinks

synopsis: Arrow Electronics Inc., a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, has completed its acquisition of Computerlinks, a value-added distributor with a comprehensive offering of IT solutions from many of the world’s leading technology suppliers.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: Computerlinks
Computerlinks is Europe's leading value-added distributor for prominent international information technology manufacturers. Computerlinks assists by selecting, marketing, delivering and supporting the best IT solutions for increased security and more efficient business processes.
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closed 2/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Asset Recovery Corporation

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired Asset Recovery Corporation, a North American provider of electronics asset disposition services. Its services include data removal, data security, refurbishment, and remarketing of electronic assets, while ensuring compliance with local and national data security and environmental regulations.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: Asset Recovery Corporation
Asset Recovery Corporation is a North American provider of electronics asset disposition (EAD) services. The company offers a comprehensive array of EAD services including data removal, data security, refurbishment, and remarketing of electronic assets.
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closed 2/13/2012 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired TechTurn, Ltd.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of TechTurn, Ltd., a leading provider of electronics asset disposition services that specializes in the processing and sale of technology devices that are returned or recycled from businesses and consumers.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: TechTurn, Ltd.
TechTurn processes and sells millions of technology devices that are returned or recycled from businesses and consumers. TechTurn is the world’s first R2 certified recycler and Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher.
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Arrow Electronics, Inc., offer to acquire Chip One Stop Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that the company will launch an all-cash tender offer to acquire all of the common stock of Japan-based Chip One Stop. Chip One Stop is focused primarily on supplying electronic components to design engineers. It partners with more than 700 suppliers to offer a "one-stop-shopping" experience.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 1,200 suppliers and 115,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Chip One Stop Inc.
Chip One Stop is focused primarily on supplying electronic components to design engineers. The company offers a “one-stop-shopping” experience allowing its customers to access selected stocked parts data, and a sourcing request service through a comprehensive database.
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closed 12/6/2010 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Diasa Informática

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired Diasa Informática, a leading European value-added distributor of servers, storage, software, and networking products in Spain and Portugal.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Diasa Informática
Diasa Informática, a leading value-added distributor of servers, storage, software, and networking products, also offers technical consultancy and training, presales support, installation services and financial services to its approximately 3,000 resellers.
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closed 12/16/2010 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Intechra Group LLC

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Intechra, a leading information technology asset disposition (“ITAD”) company.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Intechra Group LLC
Intechra is one of the world’s leading information technology asset disposition companies. The company focuses exclusively on eliminating the risks surrounding data security, compliance, and environmental impact, while maximizing value recovery on IT asset investment for businesses around the world.
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announced 9/9/2010 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., will acquire Shared Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Shared Technologies Inc., a leading North American unified communications and managed services provider.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Shared Technologies Inc.
Shared Technologies is a total solutions provider specializing in voice, data and converged technologies. National in scope, local in focus, Shared Technologies is a team of over 1,300 professionals focused on serving and supporting customers in today’s volatile converged communications environment.
price ($mm)
$253
rev ($mm)
$250
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/4/2007 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Centia/AKS

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB , Europe’s leading specialty distributors of access infrastructure, security and virtualization software solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Centia/AKS
Centia is Europe’s largest knowledge based distributor specializing in Access Infrastructure computing software, Thin Clients and Management Software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$120
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/2/2007 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased Agilysys KeyLink Systems Group from Agilysys, Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets and operations of the Agilysys KeyLink Systems Group, a leading enterprise computing solutions distributor, for $485 million in cash, subject to final adjustments based upon a closing audit.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
seller: Agilysys, Inc. (AGYS:$238.42)
Agilysys is a provider of IT solutions to corporate and public- sector customers, with special expertise in select vertical markets, including retail and hospitality. The company uses technology-including hardware, software and services-to help customers resolve their most complicated IT needs.
price ($mm)
$485
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/30/2006 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Alternative Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Alternative Technology, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of access infrastructure and security solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Alternative Technology, Inc.
Alternative Technology is the leading specialty distributor for Value Added Resellers who need products and services targeted at Thin-client/Server-based Computing, Edge Infrastructure, Security and Wireless markets.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/30/2005 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired DNSint.com AG

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has completed its previously-announced acquisition of DNSint.com AG ("DNS") for a purchase price of approximately EUR 130 million ($155 million), including the assumption of approximately EUR 26 million ($31 million) of net debt.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: DNSint.com AG
DNS, which is headquartered in Munich, Germany and has approximately 320 employees, and is the largest supplier of Sun Microsystems products in this region.
price ($mm)
$155
rev ($mm)
$375
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

TeamSystem SpA, acquired TechMass

synopsis: TeamSystem, the Italian leader in digital business management solutions, has acquired a majority stake in TechMass, a Germany-based company focused on the digitalization of production processes. TechMass provides an IoT cloud-based tool and a digital platform to track machine performance.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: TeamSystem SpA
TeamSystem is the Italian leader in digital business management solutions. TeamSystem provides solutions for enterprises, craftspeople, accountants, business consultants, lawyers, property managers and associations. They offer solutions for ERP, accounting, CRM, document management, and more. "
target: TechMass
TechMass is a Germany-based company focused on the digitalization of production processes. TechMass provides an IoT cloud-based tool and a digital platform to track machine performance. TechMass enables manufacturers to monitor and improve the efficiency of their production floor.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/11/2016 via BusinessWire

Hartford Steam Boiler, acquired Meshify

synopsis: Hartford Steam Boiler, part of Munich Re, announced it has acquired Meshify, a startup with technology that connects disconnected devices through the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). The acquisition supports HSB’s IoT strategy of providing services and technology to help businesses and insurers improve operations and prevent or reduce loss.
buyer parent: Munich Re Group
buyer: Hartford Steam Boiler
Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB), a member of Munich Re’s Risk Solutions family since 2009, is a leading specialty insurer providing equipment breakdown, other specialty coverages, inspection services and engineering-based risk management that set the standard for excellence worldwide. "
target: Meshify
Meshify has developed software and communication hardware to operate in the growing market of the Internet of Things (IoT). The solution allows Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) and service providers to convert existing devices to internet-connected products quickly and efficiently.
price ($mm)
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EV / rev
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announced 3/16/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Etteplan, will acquire Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy

synopsis: Etteplan has agreed to acquire Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy. Espotel is one the leading engineering services companies in the Nordics specializing in embedded systems, production testing solutions and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions for industrial purposes. Soikea is a specialist in digital data transfer and management.
buyer: Etteplan (HLSE:ETTE:$256.29)
Etteplan is a specialist in industrial equipment engineering and technical product information solutions and services. Etteplan’s engineering expertise and service products cover the entire life cycle of the client’s products. "
target: Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy
Espotel is one the leading engineering services companies in the Nordics specializing in embedded systems, production testing solutions and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions for industrial purposes. Soikea is a specialist in digital data transfer and management.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Sirius XM Holdings Inc., acquired Automatic Labs Inc.

synopsis: SiriusXM announced the acquisition of Automatic Labs Inc. (Automatic), a San Francisco-based provider of connected vehicle services for consumers and enterprises. Automatic's data-driven platform enables vehicle owners to be safer and drive smarter.
buyer parent: Liberty Media Corporation
buyer: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI:$8,002.00)
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. is the largest radio company measured by revenue and has approx. 31.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports and live events; comedy; news; talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. "
target: Automatic Labs Inc.
Automatic is the company connecting every car on the road to the internet and empowering drivers with knowledge about themselves and their cars so they can be safer and drive smarter. By pairing Automatic's connected car adapter & apps for iPhone and Android, Automatic helps customers drive smarter.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/11/2016 via New York Times

General Motors Corporation, will acquire Cruise Automation

synopsis: General Motors has said that it was acquiring the software firm Cruise Automation as part of its larger effort to develop fully autonomous vehicles. Cruise Automation is a software company developing technologies for autonomous vehicles.
buyer: General Motors Corporation (GM:$152,356.00)
General Motors designs, builds and sells cars, trucks and automobile parts across the world. The Company's four automotive segments include GM North America (GMNA), GM Europe (GME), GM International Operations (GMIO) and GM South America (GMSA). "
target: Cruise Automation
Cruise Automation is a software company developing technologies for autonomous vehicles.
price ($mm)
$581
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/20/2011 via Reuters

Danaher Corporation, will acquire EskoArtwork

synopsis: Industrial conglomerate Danaher Corp said it agreed to acquire digital packaging design firm EskoArtwork for about $470 million. EskoArtwork is a global provider of integrated solutions for packaging, signage and display finishing, printing and professional publishing.
buyer: Danaher Corporation (DHR:$18,034.00)
Danaher Corporation is a leading manufacturer of Professional Instrumentation, Medical Technologies, Industrial Technologies and Tools and Components. "
target parent: Axcel Industriinvestor A/S
target: EskoArtwork
EskoArtwork is a digital packaging design firm that makes pre-production software for packaging designers and manufacturers. Its product offerings include Structural Design & Manufacturing, Digital Flexo, Packaging Print Prepress, Commercial Print Prepress, 3D Applications and more.
price ($mm)
$475
rev ($mm)
$247
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

LDC Limited, acquired ByBox Engineering

synopsis: LDC has backed the management buyout of ByBox, an operator of secured lockers. ByBox provides technology-enabled lockers which allow parts to be delivered to engineers in the energy, telecoms and technology sectors. The company’s proprietary software, Thinventory, connects ByBox’s network of smart boxes in nearly 900 locations.
buyer parent: Lloyds Banking Group
buyer: LDC Limited
Established in 1981 LDC is a leading player in the private equity mid-market and is able to provide up to £100m of funds for buyouts and development capital transactions in UK unquoted companies. "
target: ByBox Engineering
Headquartered in Harwell, Oxfordshire, ByBox provides technology-enabled locker-based solutions to help more than 250 blue chip clients, including BT, Fujitsu, Npower, Marks & Spencer, Walmart and Vodafone to manage their engineering parts inventory and solve difficult supply chain problems.
price ($mm)
$137
rev ($mm)
$108
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/6/2020 via PR Newswire

Teledyne LeCroy, Inc., acquired OakGate Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Teledyne LeCroy, Inc., a leading manufacturer of of test equipment, has acquired OakGate Technology, Inc., a provider of test, validation and benchmarking products for the storage industry. OakGate's validation platform provides a complete solution from software to hardware to validate a variety of devices under test (DUTs).
buyer parent: Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
buyer: Teledyne LeCroy, Inc.
Teledyne LeCroy is a leading manufacturer of of test equipment. Teledyne LeCroy provides oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and related test and measurement solutions that enable companies across a wide range of industries to design and test electronic devices of all types. "
target: OakGate Technology, Inc.
OakGate Technology is a provider of test, validation and benchmarking products for the storage industry. OakGate's validation platform provides a complete solution from software to hardware to validate a variety of devices under test (DUTs), including PCIe edge cards, NVMe SSDs, and SAS/SATA SSDs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Porsche Automobil Holding SE, acquired CETITEC GmbH

synopsis: Porsche, a German sports car manufacturer, has acquired a majority stake in CETITEC, an independent German software development company. CETITEC offers firmware based products such as application frameworks, and gateways between the leading automotive networks.
buyer: Porsche Automobil Holding SE (DB:PAH3:$115.69)
Porsche Automobil Holding SE is a Germany-based holding company engaged in the automobile manufacture industry. The Company is engaged in the holding and managing of its investments in Volkswagen AG, through which the Company manages twelve motor brands from seven European countries. "
target: CETITEC GmbH
CETITEC is an independent German software development company. CETITEC offers firmware based products such as application frameworks, and gateways between the leading automotive networks. Their area of work covers all phases of software development for embedded and PC based applications.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Mobileye

synopsis: Intel Corporation, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, announced it will acquire Mobileye N.V., a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Mobileye (MBLY:$358.16)
Mobileye is the global leader in the development of vision technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving. Mobileye’s system-on-chip (SoC) – the EyeQ® family – provides the processing power to support a comprehensive suite of ADAS functions based on a single camera sensor.
price ($mm)[EV]
$15,300 [$14,700]
rev ($mm)
$358
EBITDA ($mm)
$125
EV / rev
41.0x
EV / EBITDA
117.6x
closed 8/28/2013 via Company Press Release

Preh GmbH, acquired Innoventis

synopsis: Preh GmbH, an automotive supplier, has taken over the software development company Innoventis GmbH in Würzburg. Innoventis focuses on test systems, software components and engineering services in the field of electronic network systems in motor vehicles and associated sectors.
buyer parent: Joyson Investment Holding Co., Ltd
buyer: Preh GmbH
Preh is an automotive supplier. The product areas are: Climate Control, Driver Controls, Sensor Systems, ECUs and Instruments and Innovative Automation. With an emphasis on innovation, Preh offers a maximum of flexibility and speed in the development and production of tailor-made product solutions. "
target: Innoventis
The Innoventis GmbH specializes in the development of software and test equipment for microcontroller real-time systems. The company is primarily focused on tools, software components and engineering services for the networking of electronic systems in the automobile and related industries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/3/2012 via BusinessWire

INSIDE Secure, purchased Embedded Security Solutions (ESS) from AuthenTec, Inc.

synopsis: INSIDE Secure announced it has completed the acquisition of Embedded Security Solutions (ESS). ESS, an asset of AuthenTec, Inc, is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property (IP) and software for a variety of industries, including the mobile and networking markets.
buyer: INSIDE Secure (ENXTPA:INSD:$46.95)
INSIDE Secure is a leading designer, developer and supplier of semiconductors, embedded software and platforms for secure transactions and digital security. INSIDE mobile NFC, secure payment, and digital security products provide security for a wide range of applications. "
seller parent: Apple, Inc.
seller: AuthenTec, Inc.
AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s Embedded Security Solutions is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property and software for a variety of industries.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/16/2020 via PR Newswire

TeamViewer, will acquire Ubimax

synopsis: TeamViewer, a leading global provider of secure remote connectivity solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ubimax, the leader in Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality (AR) solutions for the frontline workforce.
buyer: TeamViewer (XTRA:TMV:$466.84)
TeamViewer is one of the world wide leading solutions for desktop sharing and online collaboration over the Internet. The German based TeamViewer GmbH was founded in 2005 and is fully focused on development and distribution of high-end solutions for online collaboration and communication. "
target: Ubimax
Ubimax is the leading provider of fully integrated industrial augmented reality (AR) solutions. The solution platform Ubimax Frontline improves manual work processes across industries along the entire value chain on the basis of the latest wearable computing technologies.
price ($mm)
$157
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/19/2019 via BusinessWire

Xirgo Technologies, acquired Baltic Car Equipment

synopsis: Xirgo Technologies, a leading provider of innovative, full-featured, application-specific wireless IoT communication devices, has acquired Baltic Car Equipment, a provider of a variety of fleet management solutions, including hardware and software suites for light vehicles, trucks, heavy machinery, and agricultural equipment.
buyer parent: Hammond Kennedy Whitney
buyer: Xirgo Technologies
Xirgo Technologies, LLC. is a leading provider of innovative, full-featured, application-specific wireless IoT communication devices. An expansive product line facilitates best-in-class solutions for numerous markets and verticals. "
target: Baltic Car Equipment
Based in Lithuania, Baltic Car Equipment (BCE) provides a variety of fleet management solutions, including hardware and software suites for light vehicles, trucks, heavy machinery, and agricultural equipment targeting a variety of industries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Battery Ventures, will acquire Audio Precision

synopsis: Battery Ventures, a global, technology-focused investment firm, has reached an agreement to acquire Audio Precision Inc. (AP), a well-recognized player in high-performance instrumentation and software for audio testing and analysis.
buyer: Battery Ventures
Battery Ventures is a global technology-focused investment firm pursuing the most promising companies and ideas. Founded in 1983, the firm makes venture-capital and private-equity investments from its offices in Boston, Silicon Valley, London and Israel. "
target: Audio Precision
Audio Precision is a significant global player in electronic audio and electro-acoustic test instrumentation. Since 1984, AP’s analyzers have helped engineers to design and manufacture innovative solutions ranging from semiconductor devices to consumer, automotive, and professional audio products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

CSL Group, acquired WebWay

synopsis: CSL Group, a provider of connectivity for M2M and IoT devices, is pleased to announce its acquisition of WebWay, a provider of platform and software services. WebWay is a global alarm transmission service provider who manages the secure delivery of alarms & events to monitoring centers.
buyer: CSL Group
Founded in the UK, CSL Group is a market leader in providing secure connectivity solutions to the Fire, Security, and Telecare Sectors globally. Their solutions, platform, and partnerships with Mobile Network Operators allow them to provide complete end-to-end connectivity services. "
target: WebWay
Based in the UK, WebWay is a global alarm transmission service provider who manages the secure delivery of alarms & events to monitoring centers. They are a team of communications professionals dedicated to delivering a 24 hour signalling and network surveillance service to the security industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/25/2016 via BusinessWire

USA Technologies, acquired Vendscreen

synopsis: USA Technologies, Inc., a premier payment technology service provider of integrated cashless and mobile transactions in the self-service retail market, announced it has acquired the assets of VendScreen, Inc., of Portland, Oregon, a leading developer of vending industry cashless payment technology.
buyer: USA Technologies (USAT:$104.09)
USA Technologies, Inc. is a premier payment technology service provider of integrated cashless and mobile transactions in the self-service retail market. They provide cashless acceptance technologies including its NFC- ready ePort® G-series, ePort Mobile™ for customers on the go. "
target: Vendscreen
VendScreen Inc. is the industry’s leading manufacturer of retrofit touchscreen devices for vending machines. VendScreen devices are powered by a proprietary cloud-based computing platform that enables cashless transactions, dynamic product and nutrition information and on-screen promotions.
price ($mm)
$5.62
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired ByBox

synopsis: U.S. private-equity firm Francisco Partners has acquired supply-chain software company ByBox Holdings Ltd. from LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group PLC. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm specializing in technology and technology-enabled services businesses. FP has invested in and acquired over 200 technology companies, making it one of the most active and longstanding investors in the technology industry. "
target parent: Lloyds Banking Group
target: ByBox
Established in 2000, ByBox has led the field service market with innovative supply chain solutions to keep the world working. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
price ($mm)
$287
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/13/2012 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, will acquire Verivue, Inc.

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc. and Verivue announced that the two companies have signed a definitive agreement for Akamai to acquire Verivue. The acquisition is expected to complement Akamai's Aura Network Solutions and accelerate Akamai's time to market in providing a comprehensive, licensed content delivery network solution for network operators.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
Akamai is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Its Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. "
target: Verivue, Inc.
Headquartered in Westford, MA, Verivue, Inc. develops and markets high-performance IP platforms that enable network operators to distribute, deliver and control enormous amounts of IP-based media traffic across a growing and diverse number of end devices.
price ($mm)
$31
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/13/2012 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, acquired FastSoft

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc. announced that it has acquired FastSoft Inc., a provider of content acceleration software, in a cash transaction. The acquisition is expected to complement Akamai's cloud infrastructure solutions with technology for optimizing the throughput of video and other digital content across IP networks.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
Akamai is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Its Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. "
target: FastSoft
FastSoft was launched in 2006 to commercialize ground-breaking network optimization technology called FastTCP™. FastSoft’s products increase website and web application performance, and speed the distribution of video and other digital content across the Internet.
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Ticker: VC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Visteon Corporation
Visteon designs, engineers and manufactures vehicle cockpit electronics products and connected car solutions that deliver a rich, connected experience for drivers and passengers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$3,231.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$269.00
EBIT ($mm)
$196.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,253.00
Employees
11000
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Ticker: TSE:6816
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alpine Electronics, Inc.
Alpine Electronics, Inc.
The Alpine Group, which consists of the parent company, 37 subsidiaries, and six affiliate companies, mainly engages in the manufacture and sale of automotive audio and information communication equipment and devices.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$2,252.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$109.35
EBIT ($mm)
$51.02
Net Income ($mm)
$70.54
Employees
11908
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Ticker: SYNA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Synaptics
Synaptics
Synaptics is the pioneer and leader of human interface solutions, bringing innovative and intuitive user experiences to intelligent devices. Synaptics has a broad portfolio of touch, display, biometrics, voice, audio, and multimedia products.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,351.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$148.10
EBIT ($mm)
$59.40
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1861
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Ticker: SWX:IFCN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INFICON
INFICON
INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and advanced process control software that enhance productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial vacuum processes.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$406.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$96.68
EBIT ($mm)
$84.01
Net Income ($mm)
$68.50
Employees
1095
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Ticker: CAMP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CalAmp Corp.
CalAmp Corp.
CalAmp is a proven leader in providing wireless communications solutions to a broad array of vertical market applications and customers. CalAmp's scalable cloud service platform, and targeted software applications streamline otherwise complex Machine-to-Machine (M2M) deployments.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$241.26
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.54
EBIT ($mm)
$20.77
Net Income ($mm)
$13.06
Employees
420
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