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closed 8/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avnet, Inc., acquired Dragon Innovation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, has acquired Dragon Innovation , a Boston-area hardware consulting firm that provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Dragon Innovation
Dragon Innovation provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale. Dragon provides a clear path from prototype through production with unmatched manufacturing expertise and a manufacturing platform, all optimized to help companies move at entrepreneur speed.
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closed 12/15/2011 via BusinessWire

FISHER/UNITECH, acquired SolidVision, Inc.

synopsis: FISHER/UNITECH, an information technology software and hardware provider, announced its acquisition of SolidVision, a Boston-based SolidWorks® reseller serving the discrete manufacturing industry in New England. SolidWorks software provides best-in-class tools for product design, validation, technical communications and data management.
buyer: FISHER/UNITECH
FISHER/UNITECH provides Product Lifecycle Management solutions to discrete manufacturing companies. The company's focus is on process improvement for product development. Process improvement is obtained through the integration of advanced software solutions to replace legacy systems. "
target: SolidVision, Inc.
Founded in 1995, SolidVision is a Boston-based SolidWorks® reseller serving the discrete manufacturing industry in New England. SolidWorks software provides best-in-class tools for product design, validation, technical communications and data management.
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closed 6/8/2016 via Company Press Release

FISHER/UNITECH, acquired Prism Engineering LLC

synopsis: Fisher Unitech continues to advance manufacturing in America with the acquisition of Prism Engineering Inc. The company is the Mid-Atlantic's leading provider of SolidWorks 3D CAD software, Mastercam CAM software, and Stratasys 3D Printers.
buyer: FISHER/UNITECH
Fisher Unitech is fundamentally improving manufacturing in America by delivering, supporting and training customers on the best product development software and additive and subtractive manufacturing solutions available. "
target: Prism Engineering LLC
Prism Engineering is the Mid-Atlantic's leading provider of SolidWorks 3D CAD software, Mastercam CAM software, and Stratasys 3D Printers. In addition to these products, Prism offers a host of complementary Training and Support Services at its regional facilities and Certified Training Centers.
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announced 10/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Accenture, will acquire Nytec

synopsis: Accenture, a global professional services company, has agreed to acquire Nytec Inc., an award-winning product innovation and engineering company. Nytec will become part of Accenture Industry X.0, which offers capabilities that drive the digital reinvention of industry.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$44,655.80)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: Nytec
Nytec is an integrated consulting firm that turns ideas into lifestyle technology products for tier-one global and Fortune 100 companies. Nytec’s industry-leading Client Services provide customizable talent solutions to satisfy staffing requirements, either onsite, offsite, or project-based.
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announced 11/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Data Respons, will acquire EPOS CAT

synopsis: Data Respons, a full-service, independent technology company, is to acquire EPOS CAT GmbH, a German software technology and R&D services company. EPOS CAT is a leading specialist provider to the automotive industry offering advanced computer aided testing (CAT), R&D IT services, software development and systems integration.
buyer: Data Respons (OB:DAT:$201.94)
Data Respons is a full-service, independent technology company and a leading player in the embedded solutions market. They provide products, services and embedded computer solutions to OEM companies, system integrators and vertical product suppliers in a range of market segments. "
target: EPOS CAT
EPOS CAT is a German software technology and R&D services company with 100 employees headquartered in Ingolstadt. The company is a leading specialist provider to the automotive industry offering advanced computer aided testing (CAT), R&D IT services, software development and systems integration.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Curve Tomorrow, acquired Progressive Medical Pty Ltd

synopsis: Curve Tomorrow, an Australian technology company that is passionate about changing the direction of health, has acquired Progressive Medical, a healthtech startup in Australia that brings healthcare application technology to life. Progressive Medical offers medical app and software development, IT support, and medical device prototyping services.
buyer: Curve Tomorrow
Curve Tomorrow is an Australian technology company that is passionate about changing the direction of health. Curve has collaborated with a variety of healthcare companies to design and build mobile apps and games, web-based tools, and measurement and sensor technologies. "
target: Progressive Medical Pty Ltd
Progressive Medical is a healthtech startup in Australia that brings healthcare application technology to life. Progressive Medical designs world-class user experiences. They offer medical app and software development, IT support, and medical device prototyping and 3D printing services.
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announced 9/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Altran Technologies S.A., will acquire Global Edge Software Limited

synopsis: Altran announced that it will acquire GlobalEdge Software Limited, an India-based product engineering company specialized in embedded software solutions and IoT Solutions. GlobalEdge Software serves mostly the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors.
buyer: Altran Technologies S.A. (ENXTPA:ALT:$2,646.51)
As a global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D), Altran offers its clients a new way to innovate. The Group has provided its expertise to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Energy, Finance, Life Sciences, Railway, and Telecom sectors, among others. "
target: Global Edge Software Limited
GlobalEdge Software is an embedded product engineering and testing services company working in the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors. With a portfolio of products, middleware solutions and test automation frameworks, they give a time-to-market edge.
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closed 8/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Accenture, acquired PLM Systems S.r.l.

synopsis: Accenture in Italy has acquired PLM Systems, an Italian systems integrator that specializes in designing and building information systems for product lifecycle management. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s capabilities to help clients improve how they generate, manage, and benefit from product data in design, engineering, and manufacturing.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$44,655.80)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: PLM Systems S.r.l.
PLM Systems is an Italian company that specializes in designing and building information systems for product lifecycle management. The company provides methodological and technological solutions to support the development process of industrial products within an Extended Enterprise.
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closed 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tech-Value S.r.l., acquired PBU CAD-Systeme Gmbh

synopsis: Tech-Value, an Italian IT company that provides product lifecycle management (PLM) services and solutions, has acquired a 60% stake in PBU CAD-Systeme, a German IT company that specializes in PLM and digital manufacturing solutions. PBU CAD-Systeme is a Siemens partner that has provided over 7,000 customized solutions for PLM, CAD, CAM, and CAE.
buyer parent: Sesa S.p.A.
buyer: Tech-Value S.r.l. (BIT:TV:$15.27)
Tech-Value is an Italian IT company that provides product lifecycle management (PLM) services and solutions. Tech-Value provides solutions to "intensive engineering" companies in the manufacturing segment, such as the Transportation, Automotive, Machinery, Aerospace & Defense industries. "
target: PBU CAD-Systeme Gmbh
PBU CAD-Systeme is a German IT company that specializes in PLM and digital manufacturing solutions. PBU CAD-Systeme is a successful Siemens solution partner that has provided over 7,000 customized solutions for PLM, CAD, CAM, and CAE.
price ($mm)
$4.36*
rev ($mm)
$10
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0.9x
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closed 10/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Lutech S.p.A., acquired CDM Tecnoconsulting

synopsis: Lutech Group, a leading Italian IT system integration and solutions provider, has acquired CDM Tecnoconsulting, an Italian information technology company with a strong focus on the manufacturing industry. CDM provides solutions and services for CAD/PLM, IoT, ERP & supply chain, analytics & big data, CRM, and systems & networks.
buyer parent: One Equity Partners
buyer: Lutech S.p.A.
Lutech is a leading mid-sized IT system integration and solutions provider to medium and large Italian private and public-sector clients, with an offering across vertical markets and business models: system integration, proprietary vertical market solutions and next generation IT infrastructure. "
target: CDM Tecnoconsulting
CDM Tecnoconsulting is an Italian information technology company with a strong focus on the manufacturing industry. CDM provides solutions and services for CAD/PLM, IoT, ERP & supply chain, analytics & big data, CRM, and systems & networks.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$63
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announced 3/10/2018 via BNC Analysis

Sothis Information Technologies, SL, will acquire Ininfa Soluciones Aplicadas SAL

synopsis: Sothis, an information technology company in Spain, will acquire Ininfa, a Spanish provider of IT consulting services. Ininfa specializes in developing and implementing industrial computing solutions, production management and traceability systems (MES), and Siemen's MES solution (Simatic IT).
buyer: Sothis Information Technologies, SL
Founded in 2008, Sothis is an information technology company in Spain that specializes in IBM, Microsoft, Siemens, Cisco, and SAP products. Sothis provides IT consulting services to the agri-food, pharmaceutical, chemical, construction, distribution, and automobile sectors. "
target parent: Siemens AG
target: Ininfa Soluciones Aplicadas SAL
Ininfa is a Spanish provider of IT consulting services. The company specializes in developing and implementing industrial computing solutions, production management and traceability systems (MES), and Siemen's MES solution (Simatic IT).
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closed 10/11/2017 via Company Press Release

Engineering Ingegneria Informatica SpA, acquired Hyla Soft Inc. (North America)

synopsis: Engineering Ingegneria Informatica S.p.A., the leader in Digital Transformation, has completed the acquisition of Hyla Soft Inc. Hyla Soft is a global company that provides technology solutions to improve productivity and efficiency within Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, and Sales & Operations Planning processes.
buyer: Engineering Ingegneria Informatica SpA
Engineering is the leader in Italy in Digital Transformation. The Group manages IT initiative in more than 20 countries with project in all business areas: Finance, Public Administration & Healthcare, Manufacturing & Services, Telecos and Utilities. "
target parent: SedApta Group
target: Hyla Soft Inc. (North America)
Hyla Soft Inc. (North America) is the U.S. subsidiary of Hyla Soft, headquartered in Chicago, employing more than 60 skilled professionals in the Manufacturing IT industry, specialized in PLM (Product Lifecycle Management), MOM (Manufacturing Operations Management) and more.
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closed 6/12/2014 via PR Newswire

KPIT, acquired I-Cubed

synopsis: KPIT, a fast-growing product engineering and IT consulting partner to Automotive & Transportation, Manufacturing and Energy & Utilities companies, has acquired Raleigh, North Carolina-based Product Lifecycle Management specialist, I-Cubed.
buyer: KPIT (BSE:532400:$283.59)
KPIT is a fast-growing product engineering and IT consulting partner to Automotive, Manufacturing and Energy & Utilities companies. KPIT currently partners with 200+ global corporations including Original Equipment Manufacturers, semiconductor companies and Tier 1 companies. "
target: I-Cubed
I-Cubed is a leading solutions provider in the areas of product lifecycle management consulting, specializing in data migration, PLM technical services and customization, and managed services.
price ($mm)
$12
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$10
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announced 7/6/2011 via Market Wire

Actify Inc., will acquire 3DOne Software GmbH

synopsis: Actify Inc., a global leader in visual product knowledge solutions, announced its intent to acquire the Actify-related business of 3DOne Software GmbH, a longtime Actify Reseller in Germany. Based in Munich, 3DOne has been a successful partner in the region and will be a valuable addition to Actify Europe GmbH.
buyer: Actify Inc.
Actify Inc. is a privately held, award-winning global leader of product data collaboration solutions with customer companies throughout the automotive, aerospace, industrial automation, and discrete manufacturing industries. "
target: 3DOne Software GmbH
3DOne Software GmbH is a longtime Actify Reseller in Germany.
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closed 9/19/2018 via Company Press Release

Symetri, acquired Cadassist Ltd/d2m3 Ltd

synopsis: Addnode Group, Europe’s leading provider of software and services for design and engineering activities and the owner of Symetri, announced that they have acquired d2m3 Ltd and Cadassist Ltd. Cadassist is a UK-based long-standing Autodesk Value Added Reseller. d2m3 delivers World Class PLM (product lifecycle management) solutions across Europe.
buyer parent: Addnode Group AB
buyer: Symetri
Symetri allows innovative companies within the construction, property and industrial sectors to optimize workflow, facilitate data management and improve quality throughout the design life cycle. They provide clients with expert guidance covering everything from 3D modelling to Facility Management. "
target: Cadassist Ltd/d2m3 Ltd
Cadassist is a long-standing Autodesk Value Added Reseller and a UK leading provider of computer-aided design software, training and consultancy services. d2m3 delivers World Class PLM (product lifecycle management) solutions across Europe in the manufacturing and infrastructure sectors.
price ($mm)
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$12
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closed 4/20/2018 via BusinessWire

VIAS Inc., purchased PLM Business Unit from Idex Solutions Inc.

synopsis: Virtual Integrated Analytics Solutions (VIAS) has acquired the product lifecycle management (PLM) business unit of Idex Solutions, a provider of leading edge software, implementation and training, and engineering services. Idex Solutions' PLM business is a Value-Added Reseller of the Dassault Systemes PLM portfolio of products.
buyer: VIAS Inc.
VIAS is a Dassault Systèmes Platinum Partner providing engineering analysis and design solutions using virtual experience and data analytics in a variety of industries. The VIAS team has experience solving clients’ complex problems with their software, training, and consulting expertise. "
seller: Idex Solutions Inc.
Idex Solutions' PLM business is a Value-Added Reseller of the Dassault Systemes PLM portfolio of products. Idex Solutions provides manufacturers with the resources necessary to complete innovative designs and produce their products using the latest software and processes.
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closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Tacton, acquired Ventacor GmbH

synopsis: Tacton Systems, a leading global supplier of Configure Price Quote (CPQ) and Design Automation solutions, announced the acquisition of Ventacor GmbH. Based in Bochum, Germany, Ventacor is a Tacton partner and reseller that provides sales, consulting and implementation services for Tacton’s sales and product configuration solutions.
buyer: Tacton
Tacton Systems is a world leader in advanced product configuration. Tacton’s technology redefines how product configuration is managed, making it radically simpler to configure, design and sell complex products. Tacton’s solutions integrate easily with surrounding systems. "
target: Ventacor GmbH
Ventacor is a Tacton partner and reseller that provides sales, consulting and implementation services for Tacton’s sales and product configuration solutions. Ventacor brings many years of experience in advanced configuration, digital transformation and CPQ.
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announced 3/24/2017 via Company Press Release

TechniaTranscat AB, will acquire infostrait bv

synopsis: TechniaTranscat, the #1 knowledge company in PLM, announced that they will acquire infostrait, a Dutch PLM and BIM specialist based in Loenen with 18 employees. Infostrait matches TechniaTranscat's strategy to grow by acquiring highly skilled Value-Added Resellers of Dassault Systèmes software in selected geographies.
buyer parent: Addnode Group AB
buyer: TechniaTranscat AB (OM:ANOD B:$250.37)
TechniaTranscat is a leading global supplier of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions for creating and managing product information throughout the entire product lifecycle, from product planning, development and design to production, sales, training and support. "
target: infostrait bv
Infostrait is a value added reseller of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Building Information Modelling (BIM) solutions for all relevant markets. They help clients make processes in the areas of PLM and BIM manageable and scalable by providing advice and solutions to increase profit.
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closed 5/21/2014 via BusinessWire

Integware merged with Kalypso,

synopsis: Kalypso, an innovation consulting firm, announced that it has merged with Integware, a recognized leader in providing revolutionary PLM solutions to the Life Sciences industry in a rapid, cost effective and efficient manner.
buyer: Kalypso
Kalypso is an innovation consulting firm that helps clients improve performance, drive profitability and create sustainable results by delivering on the promise of innovation. They have experience in the consumer goods, high technology, manufacturing, life sciences and retail industries. "
target: Integware
Integware is a consulting firm with expertise in product lifecycle management (PLM) .They are the recognized leader in providing revolutionary PLM solutions to the Life Sciences industry in a rapid, cost effective and efficient manner.
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announced 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire VMC Consulting Corporation

synopsis: Technical services provider Keywords Studios is set to buy QA and customer support provider VMC from owner Volt Information Sciences. VMC provides functional testing, customer support and localization services both in and outside of the games industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$367.39)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. They provide integrated art production, localization, testing, audio, player support and engineering services across 50 languages and 14 game platforms to blue chip clients in over 18 countries. "
target parent: Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
target: VMC Consulting Corporation
VMC combines technical expertise and vigilant dedication to deliver unmatched development, QA, localization, and technical support services. VMC serves as a seamless extension of their client's team to improve product quality, accelerate productivity, and maximize customer satisfaction.
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$66
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closed 8/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avnet, Inc., acquired Dragon Innovation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, has acquired Dragon Innovation , a Boston-area hardware consulting firm that provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Dragon Innovation
Dragon Innovation provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale. Dragon provides a clear path from prototype through production with unmatched manufacturing expertise and a manufacturing platform, all optimized to help companies move at entrepreneur speed.
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announced 9/17/2019 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Witekio

synopsis: Leading global technology solutions provider Avnet has signed an agreement to acquire Witekio, a privately held company with expertise in software and embedded systems that helps developers overcome the technical challenges and complexity of developing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. "
target: Witekio
Witekio is a privately held company with expertise in software and embedded systems that helps developers overcome the technical challenges and complexity of developing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
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announced 12/12/2018 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Softweb Solutions Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it will acquire Softweb Solutions, Inc., a privately held software and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company that delivers innovative software solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications and systems designed to increase efficiency, speed time to market, and help businesses transform.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. "
target: Softweb Solutions Inc.
Softweb Solutions, Inc. is a privately held software and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company that delivers innovative software solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) applications and systems designed to increase efficiency, speed time to market, and help businesses transform.
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closed 8/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avnet, Inc., acquired Dragon Innovation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, has acquired Dragon Innovation , a Boston-area hardware consulting firm that provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Dragon Innovation
Dragon Innovation provides the fastest, simplest, and safest way to manufacture electronics at scale. Dragon provides a clear path from prototype through production with unmatched manufacturing expertise and a manufacturing platform, all optimized to help companies move at entrepreneur speed.
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closed 11/14/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Hackster, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Hackster, Inc. as the first step of a two part transaction in which Avnet will acquire the remainder of the company in January 2017. Hackster.io is an online community that helps users globally learn how to design, create and program Internet-connected hardware.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. "
target: Hackster, Inc.
Hackster is a hardware learning platform. They provide a huge project database and tools for Raspberry Pi, Arduino, MetaWear, Spark Core, and every other type of open source hardware you can think of to help you create your next awesome electronics invention.
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closed 2/27/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Tech Data Corporation, acquired Avnet Technology Solutions

synopsis: Tech Data Corporation, one of the leading technology distributors, announced it has completed its acquisition of the Technology Solutions business from Avnet, Inc. Avnet Technology Solutions is an established leader in value-added distribution, delivering superior technology solutions, services, software, and hardware across the data center.
buyer: Tech Data Corporation (TECD:$37,082.11)
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users. "
target parent: Avnet, Inc.
target: Avnet Technology Solutions
Avnet Technology Solutions is the world’s leading IT solutions distributor. They make it easier and more affordable to enter and excel in high-growth technology and vertical markets locally and around the world. They provide complete customer solutions that span the data center and IT lifecycle.
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$2,600
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$9,653
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0.3x
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closed 1/7/2016 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired ExitCertified

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., a company that accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services, and solutions, announced that it has acquired ExitCertified, a leading provider of certified IT training in North America.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. "
target: ExitCertified
ExitCertified® was founded in 2001 and offers strategic training paths for the skills required to support today’s technologies while offering a broad curriculum of application focused courses for clients looking to implement new/upgraded business applications.
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closed 11/3/2015 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Orchestra Service GmbH

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of Orchestra Service GmbH, a specialist German IT distributor of innovative storage solutions and services around EMC products. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, Orchestra has developed strong storage-centric expertise to help its customers grow and take advantage of opportunities.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc, a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 800 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products and embedded subsystems."
target: Orchestra Service GmbH
Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Munich, Germany, Orchestra is a leading value-added distributor in Germany focused on backup and recovery, archiving, high availability replication and storage. Orchestra generated revenue of approximately US$95 million in the 2014 calendar year.
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announced 6/10/2013 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Seamless Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Seamless Technologies, an IT private cloud and data center automation service provider. Seamless Technologies provides expertise in IT infrastructure software technologies, automation, cloud, virtualization, integration & IT Infrastructure Library best practices.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Seamless Technologies, Inc.
Seamless Technologies is an IT private cloud and data center automation service provider. Seamless Technologies provides expertise and services in IT infrastructure software technologies, automation, cloud, virtualization, integration and Information Technology Infrastructure Library best practices.
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$14
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closed 1/3/2013 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired TSSLink, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired TSSLink, Inc., an IT professional services organization providing technical support, consulting and outsourcing services, field product installation, end-user training and technical staff augmentation.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: TSSLink, Inc.
TSSLink, Inc. delivers IT customer care services including technical support, consulting and outsourcing services, field product installation, end-user training and technical staff augmentation.
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$11
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closed 11/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Genilogix LLC

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Genilogix LLC, an IT application lifecycle management firm. Genilogix provides a range of products and services that help channel partners and customers improve security, quality, performance, availability, governance, and regulatory compliance for mission-critical applications.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Genilogix LLC
Genilogix provides a range of products and services to help customers recognize value within their organization for the HP business technology optimization (BTO) product line. Genilogix works closely with HP to offer innovative products and services.
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announced 10/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire BrightStar Partners, Inc.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire BrightStar Partners, Inc., an IBM Business Analytics and Performance Management consulting firm, as well as BSP Software LLC, an IBM Business Analytics software vendor (collectively BSP).
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: BrightStar Partners, Inc.
Founded in 2004, BrightStar Partners’ broad technical and business experience provides the highest quality end-to-end solutions to help enterprises realize the benefits from their reporting, analysis, dashboarding, data warehousing, planning and consolidation solutions.
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closed 8/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Pepperweed Consulting

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Pepperweed Consulting, an IT enterprise management and integration provider. Pepperweed Consulting works with channel partners and customers to buy, deploy, support and manage HP IT Performance Suite, Converged Cloud and Insight software stacks.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Pepperweed Consulting
Since 1996, Pepperweed Consulting has been a leader in IT enterprise management and integration, working with Fortune 500 clients and large-scale government agencies to integrate their IT silos together allowing CIOs to deliver IT as a strategic and aligned business service.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$12
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/26/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., will acquire Ascendant Technology, LLC

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire Ascendant Technology LLC, a leading international IT consulting firm with operating units in NA, Europe, Brazil and India. Ascendant Technology specializes in developing end-to-end IBM solutions that help organizations optimize their information technology investment and achieve business results.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. "
target: Ascendant Technology, LLC
Founded in 2003, Ascendant Technology specializes in developing end-to-end IBM solutions that help organizations optimize their information technology investment and achieve business results.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Canvas Systems

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Canvas Systems, a leading independent supplier of IT hardware and services with operating units in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, from Platinum Equity. Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
target: Canvas Systems
Headquarted in Norcross, GA, Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle. These services include remarketing, refurbishment and environmentally compliant asset disposal services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$122
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/5/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Amosdec SAS

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, announced that it has completed its acquisition of value-added IT distributor Amosdec SAS. Founded in 1990, Amosdec is a leader in the field of virtualization and storage management solutions throughout France.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: Amosdec SAS
Founded in 1990, Amosdec is a leader in the field of virtualization and storage management solutions throughout France. Amosdec is recognized for its expertise in VMware virtualization technology and for its leadership in introducing new VMware ecosystem solutions in France.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired itX Group Limited

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of itX Group Limited (itX), a leading Australian value-added distributor of IT software, hardware and services, in an all cash merger.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 300 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: itX Group Limited
itX Group Limited engages in distributing information technology (IT) products and services in Australia. It operates in two divisions, Distribution and Services. The Distribution division markets and distributes a range of IT hardware and software products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$70 [$59]
rev ($mm)
$144
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
closed 12/1/2009 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Sunshine Joint Stock Company

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced the acquisition of certain assets of Sunshine Joint Stock Company of Vietnam, further expanding its presence and customer base in ASEAN. Founded in 2001, Sunshine is a value add IT distributor providing server, storage and software products to system integrators and resellers throughout Vietnam.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Sunshine Joint Stock Company
Vietnam-based Sunshine Joint Stock Company is a value add IT distributer. Sunshine markets a portfolio of IT infrastructure products from leading vendors including Hewlett Packard, IBM and Lenovo.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/14/2009 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Vanda Group

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has, with effect from, acquired a controlling interest in Vanda Group from Hutchinson Whampoa Limited, expanding its presence and customer base across China. Founded in 1982, Vanda Group is a leading IT solutions and services provider covering major cities in China, Hong Kong and Macau.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Hutchison Whampoa, Ltd.
target: Vanda Group
Founded in 1982, Vanda Group is a premier IT solutions provider that specializes in systems infrastructure, application solutions services and outsourcing services. It provides extensive geographical coverage with operations spanning from Mainland China to Hong Kong and Macau.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/30/2008 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Source Electronics Corporation

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. has acquired Source Electronics Corporation headquartered in Hollis, New Hampshire. Established in 1988, Source is a leading provider of outsourced custom programming services for integrated circuits.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Source Electronics Corporation
Source Electronics Corporation provides value-added services for integrated circuits (ICs) and related devices.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$82
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2008 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Avnet, Inc., has completed its acquisition of Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd. of India. A Mumbai-based systems integrator, Ontrack is known in the market as a leader in security, networking, consolidation, virtualization, storage and server solutions. Ontrack will become part of the operations of Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target: Ontrack Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Ontrack Solutions was formed in 1992 by two techno-preneurs to provide state-of-the-art technology solutions in association with global infotech majors. Ontrack has provided systems integration and networking solutions to a large number of Indian corporates.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$13
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tessi SA, acquired ORONE

synopsis: Tessi announces the acquisition of the entire share capital and voting rights of Orone France, a company directed and controlled by Bernard Poll. Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management.
buyer parent: Groupe HLD
buyer: Tessi SA (ENXTPA:TES:$472.67)
Tessi is France's leading provider of document automation solutions, payment systems, gold and currency transactions and promotional marketing. "
target: ORONE
Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management. Orone also distributes scanners to the French market.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/24/2019 via Company Press Release

KAMIC Group, acquired Distec Ltd.

synopsis: KAMIC Group, a corporate group consisting of more than 20 operating companies active in both trade and manufacturing has acquired all the shares in Distec Ltd. Distec is a British specialist hybrid technology solutions provider with extensive expertise in industrial, medical and digital technology solutions.
buyer: KAMIC Group
KAMIC Group is a corporate group consisting of more than 20 operating companies active in both trade and manufacturing. Their common aim is to be a leading supplier of technical products and services in a number of well-defined product and market niches. "
target: Distec Ltd.
Distec Ltd. is a British specialist hybrid technology solutions provider. They have an extensive expertise in industrial, medical, and digital technology solutions. The company represents a number of worldleading manufacturers such as ELO, Nexcom, CKS, Wincomm, Siemens and others.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/7/2019 via Company Press Release

3 Rivers Capital, acquired Interlight

synopsis: 3 Rivers Capital has acquired Interlight, a family-owned and operated online distributor of specialty and replacement products with a focus on rare, hard-to-find light bulbs and batteries. Interlight is a provider of one of the largest inventories of specialty lightbulbs in the world and helps fulfill the lighting needs of clients.
buyer: 3 Rivers Capital
3 Rivers Capital is a lower middle-market private equity firm. 3RC’s primary focus and experience is acquiring family-owned companies and backing experienced management teams, where 3RC can rapidly create value by removing barriers to growth. "
target: Interlight
Interlight operates online distribution of one of the largest lighting inventories in the world. Interlight provides a plethora of lighting options to companies in industries spanning from the military, medical, education, industrial, and consumers.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Mediatec Group, acquired MusikBygget AB

synopsis: Mediatec Group, a subsidiary of NEP Group and a provider of technical solutions for event and television productions, has acquired MusikBygget AB, a Swedish company that provides technical solutions for conferences, events, and many more large events.
buyer parent: Crestview Partners
buyer: Mediatec Group
Mediatec is one of Europe's largest providers of integrated technical solutions for event and television productions. Headquartered in Sweden, the company has offices in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. "
target: MusikBygget AB
Based in Sweden, MusikBygget AB has provided technical solutions for conferences, events, concerts, fairs and sporting events for over 20 years with reoccurring customers as their best references.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 2/6/2019 via Company Press Release

QBS Software, acquired Siener Informatique

synopsis: QBS Software, a London-based software distribution company, has acquired Siener Informatique, a software distributor in France. Siener Informatique offers an extensive range of software and licenses from 25 brands. They offer software solutions for CAD, networks, security, messaging, graphic design, business management, and more.
buyer: QBS Software
QBS Software is a London-based software distribution company. QBS represents about 8000 leading software publishers. The company offers products from brands such as Symantec, Bluebeam, Adobe, Intel, Kerio, DeviceLock, ABBYY, Acunetix, McAfee, and more. "
target: Siener Informatique
Siener Informatique is a software distributor in France. Siener Informatique offers an extensive range of software and licenses from 25 brands. They offer software solutions for CAD, networks, security, messaging, graphic design, business management, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/16/2012 via PR Newswire

Westcon Group, Inc., acquired PT Netpoleon

synopsis: Westcon Group, a value-added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data center, and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers, announced the acquisition of the business of PT Netpoleon, a premier distributor of security, networking and convergence solutions in Indonesia.
buyer parent: Datatec Limited
buyer: Westcon Group, Inc.
Headquartered in Tarrytown, NY, Westcon Group, Inc. is a value added distributor of category-leading unified communications, network infrastructure, data center and security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers. "
target: PT Netpoleon
As a value added distributor, PT Netpoleon provides a broad service portfolio which comprises managed services, maintenance and implement services as well as technical support and training.
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announced 2/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Forum Mobile, will acquire Zebra Technologies

synopsis: Forum Mobile a global MVNE provider of network and business support systems for MVNOs - announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Zebra Technologies, a value added distributor of information security and networking brands operating in Israel, through its wholly owned subsidiary Forum Mobile Israel Ltd.
buyer parent: Forum Group Ltd.
buyer: Forum Mobile
Forum Mobile is a Forum Group company. Forum Mobile is a global Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) based in the USA with international presence and expertise. "
target: Zebra Technologies
Zebra Technologies was founded in 2008 in order to address the market demand Israeli release providing value-added services - Value Added Services in the entire array of marketers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired Canvas Systems

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has acquired Canvas Systems, a leading independent supplier of IT hardware and services with operating units in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, from Platinum Equity. Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology serving customers in more than 70 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
target: Canvas Systems
Headquarted in Norcross, GA, Canvas Systems specializes in providing services that span the IT lifecycle. These services include remarketing, refurbishment and environmentally compliant asset disposal services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$122
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Avnet, Inc., acquired itX Group Limited

synopsis: Avnet, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of itX Group Limited (itX), a leading Australian value-added distributor of IT software, hardware and services, in an all cash merger.
buyer: Avnet, Inc. (AVT:$19,518.59)
Avnet, Inc. a Fortune 500 company, provides cost-effective services and solutions vital to a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and 300 suppliers. The company markets, distributes and adds value to a wide variety of electronics components, enterprise computer products & embedded subsystems. "
target: itX Group Limited
itX Group Limited engages in distributing information technology (IT) products and services in Australia. It operates in two divisions, Distribution and Services. The Distribution division markets and distributes a range of IT hardware and software products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$70 [$59]
rev ($mm)
$144
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
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 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)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/18/2019 via BusinessWire

Troxell Communications, Inc. merged with CDI Technologies,

synopsis: CDI Technologies, the leading provider of recertified technology, white glove services and device lifecycle management to the North American education vertical, has merged with Troxell Communications, the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: CDI Technologies
CDI Technologies, incorporated as CDI Computer Dealers Inc., has been selling IT hardware and software solutions to schools since 1981. CDI's mission is to simplify the purchase process and support educators by deploying proven, best-in-class technology, backed by lifecycle support and training. "
target: Troxell Communications, Inc.
Troxell is the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education. With a national field presence, they combine large-scale purchasing power with the high-touch, consultative approach of a local specialist.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/22/2016 via Company Press Release

Naxicap Partners, acquired OneDirect Group

synopsis: Gimv announced the sale of its majority stake in Onedirect, Europe’s leading provider of telecom equipment, to Naxicap Partners. Created in France in 1999, Onedirect is a company specialized in the multichannel distribution of professional telecom equipment such as corded and cordless telephones, switchboards, headsets and other accessories.
buyer parent: Groupe BPCE
buyer: Naxicap Partners
Naxicap Partners is a generalist investor covering all sectors of activity as a minority or majority shareholder for investments ranging from €1 million to €100 million, aiming at liquidity after 5-7 years. They invest in fast-growing companies with strong and committed management teams. "
target parent: Gimv
target: OneDirect Group
Onedirect is Europe’s number one online provider of professional telecoms equipment, with a presence in France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Germany, the UK, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and the Netherlands. Their company has an extensive catalogue, with over 2,000 products permanently in stock.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$44
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/12/2008 via BusinessWire

Journey Education, acquired CCV Software

synopsis: Online education reseller Journey Education Marketing, Inc. acquired CCV Software, headquartered in Vero Beach, FL. With the addition of the popular education reseller CCV Software to its business, JourneyEd will expand from serving higher education into the K-12 market.
buyer: Journey Education
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets. It sells to students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts. "
target: CCV Software
CCV Software's history of integrity and personal customer service and knowledge of products and licensing has made us a premier partner for the major software publishers. We provide many services to make acquiring product knowledge and information easier for our educational customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 6/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Apollo Global Management, acquired Tech Data Corporation

synopsis: Tech Data, a Clearwater, Fla.-based electronics distributor, has been acquired by private-equity firm Apollo Global Management. Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions.
buyer: Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO:$1,537.25)
Apollo is a leading global alternative investment manager. Apollo has assets under management of approximately $303 billion in private equity, credit and real assets funds invested across a core group of nine industries where Apollo has considerable knowledge and resources. "
target: Tech Data Corporation (TECD:$37,082.11)
Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users.
price ($mm)
$5,400
rev ($mm)
$37,303
EBITDA ($mm)
$748
EV / rev
0.1x
EV / EBITDA
7.2x
closed 3/21/2019 via Company Press Release

QBS Software, acquired Zedsphere

synopsis: QBS Technology Group have acquired the majority shareholding in UK based Zedsphere, a cloud solutions distributor dedicated to MSPs. With expert advice and outstanding service, Zedsphere is the trusted supplier to more than 700 MSPs in the UK & Europe.
buyer: QBS Software
QBS is the leading software distributor representing over 8020 software publishers in EMEA. Since 1987 QBS have delivered enterprise software to over 240,000 enterprises through our 4000 reseller partners. "
target: Zedsphere
Zedsphere is a cloud solutions distributor dedicated to MSPs. With expert advice and outstanding service, Zedsphere is the trusted supplier to more than 700 MSPs in the UK & Europe. They are based in the UK.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 9/7/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc., (JourneyEd) a leading reseller of software and hard goods for students, faculty, educational institutions and public school districts in the U.S. K-12 and post-secondary academic markets.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. (JourneyEd) based in Dallas, Texas, is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets, which include students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.00 [$16.00]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/18/2008 via BusinessWire

Codima Technologies, will acquire G-major Japan Ltd

synopsis: Codima Inc. a global provider of best practice software tools for VoIP and IT Asset Management entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire G-major Japan Ltd, a Japanese vertical market distributor of network management software. In acquiring the locally established distributor, Codima Inc. consolidates its presence in the Japanese market.
buyer parent: KKS Venture Management, Inc.
buyer: Codima Technologies
Codima Technologies best practice software tools help organizations manage their network infrastructures from beginning to end. Focused on easy to use, cost-efficient, highly visual and modular tools, Codima is a leader in VoIP Management and Infrastructure Inventory. "
target: G-major Japan Ltd
G-major Japan Ltd is a vertical market distributor, specializing in VoIP network management software that targets large enterprises and system integrators. Operations include a technical support section offering first line support in Japanese.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/12/2012 via PR Newswire

School Health Corporation, acquired EnableMart

synopsis: School Health Corporation, the leading provider of medical supplies and equipment to school nurses, athletic trainers and other specialty healthcare professionals, announced the acquisition of EnableMart, a leading provider of assistive technology to the special needs community.
buyer: School Health Corporation
School Health Corporation is the leading supplier of health supplies and equipment to schools. More than 95% of the top 500 school districts and largest universities in the United States purchase their products from the company annually. "
target parent: Manufacturers Resource Network, Inc.
target: EnableMart
EnableMart is a worldwide leader in assistive technology distribution. The company has deep expertise in technology for special education and is listed as an approved vendor in most school districts throughout the U.S.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2016 via Company Press Release

Independent Publishers Group, acquired INscribe Digital

synopsis: Independent Publishers Group (IPG) announced that it has completed the transaction to purchase leading eBook distributor INscribe Digital. The acquisition includes INscribe Digital’s distribution platform, marketplace monitoring tool, 300+ clients with over 65,000 titles and the INscribe Digital staff.
buyer parent: Chicago Review Press
buyer: Independent Publishers Group
Established in 1971, Independent Publishers Group (IPG) was the first organization specifically created for the purpose of marketing titles from independent presses to the book trade. "
target parent: INgrooves
target: INscribe Digital
INscribe Digital is a leading digital publishing services company. INscribe Digital's industry leading technology provides access to an ever-growing list of retailers, libraries, and eBook subscription services, including over 250 retailers and 20,000 libraries.
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371
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Ticker: AVT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Avnet, Inc.
Avnet, Inc.
Founded in 1921, Avnet, Inc., is one of the world's largest global distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology. They serve customers in more than 125 countries. They are headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$19,518.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$796.55
EBIT ($mm)
$627.01
Net Income ($mm)
$176.34
Employees
15500
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Ticker: CDW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CDW Corp.
CDW Corp.
CDW is a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions. They help their 250,000 small, medium and large business, government, education and healthcare customers by delivering critical solutions to their increasingly complex IT needs.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$18,463.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,444.70
EBIT ($mm)
$1,150.50
Net Income ($mm)
$751.80
Employees
9900
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Ticker: SCSC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ScanSource
ScanSource, Inc. is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products, focusing on point-of-sale (POS) and barcode, communications and physical security solutions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,906.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$144.21
EBIT ($mm)
$107.36
Net Income ($mm)
$56.41
Employees
2600
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Ticker: BTN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
Ballantyne Strong is a provider of digital equipment, screens and managed services as well as specialty lighting equipment. The Company supplies major and independent theater chains, top arenas, theme parks and architectural sites around the world.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$130.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.27
EBIT ($mm)
$4.24
Net Income ($mm)
$3.13
Employees
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Ticker: SNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation, a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, servicing resellers, retailers and original equipment manufacturers in multiple regions around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$19,113.52
EBITDA ($mm)
$711.69
EBIT ($mm)
$525.97
Net Income ($mm)
$284.36
Employees
107400
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Ticker: SWX:ALSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ALSO-Actebis Holding AG
ALSO-Actebis Holding AG
ALSO-Actebis Group is one of the leading European companies in the wholesale and logistics sector for information technology, consumer electronics and telecommunication products (ICT).
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$10,366.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.29
EBIT ($mm)
$163.25
Net Income ($mm)
$91.67
Employees
3728
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Ticker: NSIT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Insight empowers clients with "Intelligent Technology" solutions to realize their goals. As a leading global provider of hardware, software, cloud and service solutions, they provide clients the expertise needed to select, implement and manage complex technology solutions to drive business outcomes.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$7,731.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$303.57
EBIT ($mm)
$257.36
Net Income ($mm)
$159.41
Employees
11261
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Ticker: NSEI:REDINGTON
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Redington
Redington
Redington (India) Limited started its Indian operations in 1993 at Chennai with a vision to become a leading distributor of world class IT products with a clear emphasis on supply chain excellence and operational efficiency.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$6,864.54
EBITDA ($mm)
$127.70
EBIT ($mm)
$121.80
Net Income ($mm)
$68.67
Employees
0
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Ticker: CNXN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PC Connection, Inc.
PC Connection, Inc.
Founded in 1982, Connection delivers valuable IT services and advanced technology solutions to business, government, healthcare, and education markets. Today, they serve customers through a staff of highly trained Account Managers, a team of on-staff experts, and efficient procurement websites.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$2,613.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$90.32
EBIT ($mm)
$80.93
Net Income ($mm)
$48.14
Employees
2155
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Ticker: WSE:ASB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ASBIS Group
ASBIS Group
Headquartered in Cyprus, ASBIS is one of the leading distributors of IT industry products in the emerging markets of Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA): Central and Eastern Europe, the Baltic republics, the former Soviet Union, the Middle East and North Africa.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,983.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.49
EBIT ($mm)
$28.67
Net Income ($mm)
$12.00
Employees
1401
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Ticker: TESS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated is a value-added supplier of the product solutions needed to design, build, run, maintain and use wireless systems.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$520.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.93
EBIT ($mm)
$8.11
Net Income ($mm)
$4.82
Employees
749
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Ticker: TSE:4344
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SOURCENEXT
SOURCENEXT
SOURCENEXT, Japan's publicly traded, market-leading software publisher and distributor, which not only plans and develops their own products, also specializes in helping software companies launch their desktop and mobile apps in the Japanese market and grow market share for sustained profitability.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$77.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.04
EBIT ($mm)
$13.88
Net Income ($mm)
$9.45
Employees
100
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Ticker: GB:RM.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RM plc
RM plc
RM is a UK company, focused on supporting teachers to teach and learners to learn. It provides innovative products from classroom resources, through school technologies to systems for marking exams and delivering school performance data.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$277.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$36.28
EBIT ($mm)
$32.36
Net Income ($mm)
$21.25
Employees
1760
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Ticker: TSE:9435
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hikari Tsushin, Inc.
Hikari Tsushin, Inc.
Hikari Tsushin Inc. is a leading distributor in the telecommunications industry. The four segments that are the mainstays of their businesses are: their agency shops, sales of office automation and telecommunications’ equipment to corporations, their insurance business and media advertising.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$4,230.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$437.88
EBIT ($mm)
$361.72
Net Income ($mm)
$315.64
Employees
9731
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Ticker: JSE:PNC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pinnacle Holdings Limited
Pinnacle Holdings Limited
Pinnacle Holdings is one of Africa’s largest providers of Information and Communication Technology products and services. Through its subsidiaries, Pinnacle offers hardware and software products, implementation solutions as well as structured finance solutions.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$602.69
EBITDA ($mm)
$33.93
EBIT ($mm)
$32.12
Net Income ($mm)
$21.12
Employees
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