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closed 6/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

ARM Ltd., acquired Stream Technologies Ltd

synopsis: Stream Technologies, a Glasgow-based wireless connectivity company, has been acquired by Japanese chip design company ARM. Stream Technologies is a connectivity management technology provider that removes the complexity of long range networks.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
Based in the UK, ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Stream Technologies Ltd
Based in the UK, Stream Technologies is an advanced connectivity management platform that empowers IoT deployments of global enterprises as well as a scalable network management solution which removes the complexity of long range networks.
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cancelled 5/22/2007 via

Harbinger Capital Partners, cancelled an acquisition of Openwave Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Harbinger today announced its intention to acquire 40,389,560 shares of common stock, par value $0.001 per share, of Openwave Systems Inc. and the associated Rights issued under the Rights Plan to purchase certain shares of Openwave preferred stock. The acquisition consideration will be approximately $335 million.
buyer: Harbinger Capital Partners
Harbinger Capital Partners Master Fund I, Ltd. is a Cayman Islands corporation (the "Harbinger Master Fund") and Harbinger Capital Partners Special Situations Fund, L.P. is a Delaware limited partnership. "
target: Openwave Systems, Inc.
Openwave Systems Inc. is one of the world's leading innovators of software applications and infrastructure designed to enable revenue-generating, personalized services, including merchandising and advertising, which converge the mobile and broadband experience across all of a user's devices.
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closed 3/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Firstlight Media, Highview Capital, LLC, acquired Quickplay

synopsis: Highview Capital, LLC announced that it has partnered with Firstlight Media, a proprietary user engagement platform that enables OTT video and entertainment providers to optimize their user experience and drive increased monetization of their content, to acquire Quickplay from AT&T Inc. Quickplay is the global expert in powering TV to any device.
buyer: Highview Capital, LLC
buyer: Firstlight Media
Firstlight Media is a Toronto-based software company focused on using artificial intelligence to drive user engagement and monetization for Tier 1 operators across the technology and media landscapes. "
target parent: AT&T
target: Quickplay
Quickplay is the global expert in powering TV to any device. The company’s managed services leverage cloud economics and an open platform to integrate best-of-breed partners so its customers can focus on growing their business.
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closed 6/28/2016 via BusinessWire

AT&T, acquired Quickplay

synopsis: AT&T has completed its acquisition of Quickplay Media, Inc. from Madison Dearborn Partners. The deal complements AT&T’s strategy to deliver video content wherever and whenever viewers want it by adding a leader in powering over-the-top (OTT) video and TV Everywhere services to AT&T's portfolio.
buyer: AT&T (T:$179,145.00)
AT&T Inc. helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high-speed Internet and voice services. They’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. They offer the best global coverage of any U.S. wireless provider. "
target parent: Madison Dearborn Partners
target: Quickplay
Backed by a decade of experience, Quickplay is the global expert in powering TV to any device. Their managed services leverage cloud economics and an open platform to integrate best-of-breed partners so users can focus on growing theirs business.
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closed 7/9/2012 via BNC Analysis

Madison Dearborn Partners, acquired QuickPlay Media Inc.

synopsis: QuickPlay Media Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based infrastructure for premium media services, is pleased to announce that it has completed the sale of a majority of its outstanding equity interests to investment funds affiliated with Madison Dearborn Partners LLC.
buyer: Madison Dearborn Partners
Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC is a private equity investment firm. Madison Dearborn Partners invests in businesses across a broad spectrum of industries, including basic industries, communications, consumer, energy and power, financial services, and health care. "
target: QuickPlay Media Inc.
QuickPlay Media is the leading provider of solutions for the distribution of premium video to portable wireless devices. QuickPlay’s OpenVideo platform provides the most secure and flexible way for companies to deliver engaging multi-screen entertainment experiences.
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closed 5/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

Unikie Oy, acquired Silta

synopsis: Unikie, a Finnish software development company, has acquired Neusoft Mobile Solutions from Neusoft, a leading IT solutions & services company. Neusoft Mobile Solutions is a Finnish company that developed Silta, a whitelabel IP based voice and messaging application for telco businesses.
buyer: Unikie Oy
Unikie is a Finnish software development company that develops demanding software solutions. Unikie offers a simulation and testing environment for LiDAR based systems and self-controlling technologies. For carriers they offer the latest IP based voice and messaging solutions. "
target parent: Neusoft Corporation
target: Silta
Neusoft Mobile Solutions is a company in Finland that delivers mobile solutions to telco customers. They offer Silta, a whitelabel IP based voice and messaging application that creates value for their customer's business. They offer full branding services to customize Silta to a client's brand.
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closed 9/4/2014 via BusinessWire

Taqua, LLC, acquired Kineto Wireless

synopsis: Taqua®, LLC, a leading supplier of mobile and fixed IP convergence systems, applications, and services announced the acquisition of Milpitas-based Kineto Wireless, the market leader in mobile client solutions that enable smartphones to deliver high quality voice and messaging services over Wi-Fi networks, commonly referred to as VoWiFi.
buyer: Taqua, LLC
Taqua enables service providers to deliver next generation IP-based communications while pragmatically transitioning their legacy networks to LTE and IMS architectures. Since 1998, Taqua’s mobile and fixed IP convergence solutions have been used by hundreds of wireline, cable and wireless carriers. "
target: Kineto Wireless
Kineto strives to assist mobile operators in the transition to IP-based services. Their solutions help operators respond to the growing threat from over-the-top (OTT) service providers and remain competitive as communications service providers.
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announced 4/8/2013 via Reuters

Ericsson AB, will acquire Microsoft Mediaroom

synopsis: Telecom equipment maker Ericsson said it had struck a deal to buy Microsoft Corp's Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the Internet. The deal would make Ericsson, already the world's biggest mobile networks maker, the leading provider of IPTV with a 25 percent market share.
buyer: Ericsson AB (OM:ERIC B:$23,129.81)
Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use our network equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. "
target parent: Microsoft Corporation
target: Microsoft Mediaroom
Microsoft Mediaroom is the world’s most deployed IPTV platform. Mediaroom-powered TV services are being offered by more than 40 of the world’s leading operators, delivering services to more than eleven million consumer households.
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announced 5/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Nokia Networks, Inc., will acquire Eden Rock Communications, LLC

synopsis: Eden Rock Communications, LLC announced for the acquisition of Eden Rock by Nokia Networks. Nokia Networks will gain access to Eden Rock’s multivendor Self Organizing Network (SON) solution. SON is one of the fastest growing and most important segments within the mobile broadband industry.
buyer parent: Nokia Corporation
buyer: Nokia Networks, Inc.
Nokia Networks provides broadband infrastructure software and services and operates at the forefront of their industry. From the first ever call on GSM to the first call on LTE, they have set the pace of innovation, a record that continues with future technologies such as 5G. "
target: Eden Rock Communications, LLC
Eden Rock Communications is a pioneer in the Self Organizing Network (SON) space and creator of an industry leading multi-vendor, multi-technology, centralized SON solution, Eden-NET.
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closed 1/16/2015 via BusinessWire

Mavenir Systems, Inc., acquired Ulticom, Inc.

synopsis: Mavenir Systems®, a leading provider of software-based networking solutions, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Ulticom, Inc. Ulticom is a leading provider of telecom signaling solutions enabling the global transformation to 4G LTE, with key Diameter solutions deployed in ten tier one carrier networks globally.
buyer: Mavenir Systems, Inc. (MVNR:$123.22)
Mavenir Systems provides software-based networking solutions that enable mobile service providers to deliver next generation services over 4G LTE networks. Mavenir™ has a fully virtualized end to end portfolio of Voice/Video, Messaging and Mobile Core products. "
target parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
target: Ulticom, Inc. (ULCM:$45.83)
Ulticom provides service essential signaling component and system solutions for wireless, wireline, and Internet communications. Ulticom's products are used to deploy broadband mobile access, multimedia transport control, subscriber data management and enhanced communication services.
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$20
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closed 12/3/2010 via AP - Associated Press

Platinum Equity, LLC, acquired Ulticom, Inc.

synopsis: Platinum Equity announced that it has completed the acquisition of Ulticom, Inc., a provider of signaling software used in communications networks. Ulticom provides service essential signaling component and system solutions for wireless, wireline, and Internet communications.
buyer: Platinum Equity, LLC
Platinum Equity is a global M&A&O® firm specializing in the merger, acquisition and operation of companies that provide services and solutions to customers in a broad range of business markets, including information technology, telecommunications, metals services, manufacturing and distribution. "
target parent: Comverse Technology, Inc.
target: Ulticom, Inc. (ULCM:$45.83)
Ulticom provides service essential signaling component and system solutions for wireless, wireline, and Internet communications. Ulticom's products are used to deploy broadband mobile access, multimedia transport control, subscriber data management and enhanced communication services.
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closed 4/12/2012 via BNC Analysis

AIRCOM International, acquired Symena

synopsis: AIRCOM International, the leading independent network planning and optimisation solutions provider, announced that it is to acquire Symena, the world leader in optimisation and Automatic Cell Planning tools.
buyer: AIRCOM International
AIRCOM is an independent provider of network management tools and services. I-VIEW, our open, standards-based framework, allows mobile network operators to rapidly, efficiently and seamlessly plan, manage, configure and optimise their networks. "
target: Symena
Symena develops market-leading software that automates cell planning, network deployment and ongoing operations. Founded in 2002, Symena was the first company to offer a commercial ACP solution for LTE.
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closed 2/5/2014 via PR Newswire

Flash Networks, Inc., acquired Mobixell Networks

synopsis: Flash Networks, the leading provider of mobile Internet optimization and monetization solutions, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Mobixell Networks, a dominant player in mobile data management, network optimization, and rich media delivery solutions.
buyer: Flash Networks, Inc.
Flash Networks is a global provider of intelligent mobile Internet solutions that enable operators to improve quality of experience, reduce network operational expenses and manage and monetize the mobile Internet. Flash Networks' top-tier clients include Orange, O2, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless. "
target: Mobixell Networks
Mobixell Networks provides innovative multimedia technologies and business solutions that facilitate the expansion of mobile operators, content and service providers' mobile multimedia services by enabling content consumption, Peer-2-Peer content sharing, and User Generated Content communities.
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announced 9/14/2009 via BusinessWire

Smith Micro Software, Inc., will acquire Core Mobility, Inc.

synopsis: Smith Micro Software, Inc., a leading developer and marketer of mobility solutions and services for the wireless market, and Core Mobility, Inc., a developer of mobility software and solutions, announced the signing of an Agreement and Plan of Merger whereby Smith Micro will acquire Core Mobility.
buyer: Smith Micro Software, Inc. (SMSI:$38.42)
Smith Micro Software, Inc. develops mobility solutions that enable seamless broadband connectivity and next generation media and mobile convergence products over wireless networks. "
target: Core Mobility, Inc.
Core Mobility is the market leader in the rapid development of integrated mobile clients and end-to-end services that ensure discovery, ease of use, and service adoption.
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$16
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closed 9/6/2018 via PR Newswire

GigSky, Inc., acquired Simless, Inc.

synopsis: GigSky, a leading provider of global cellular connectivity and eSIM solutions, has acquired Simless, a subscription management platform and integrated SIM (iSIM) solution provider that simplifies the way people and objects get access to cellular connectivity.
buyer: GigSky, Inc.
Founded in 2010, GigSky is a leading provider of global cellular connectivity and eSIM solutions for consumers, businesses and manufacturers. Through their 500+ carrier network, GigSky provides affordable and reliable coverage in over 200 countries and territories. "
target: Simless, Inc.
Founded in 2014, Simless is a subscription management platform and integrated SIM (iSIM) solution provider that simplifies the way people and objects get access to cellular connectivity. Simless’ server platform allows users to remotely create, distribute, and manage digital SIM cards.
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closed 5/15/2006 via BusinessWire

Tatara Systems, acquired Xybec Solutions

synopsis: Tatara Systems, the worldwide leader in mobile services convergence solutions, today announced the acquisition of Xybec Solutions, a privately held Canadian developer of communications software. The deal, which was completed for an undisclosed sum, will see Xybec's headquarters in British Columbia become Tatara Vancouver.
buyer: Tatara Systems
Tatara Systems, Inc. invents, develops, and deploys solutions for service providers allowing them to offer converged mobile services to their subscribers – across laptops, PDAs, and Smartphones. "
target: Xybec Solutions
Leading Connection Management Solutions for Wireless Networks Access to Applications over Multiple Wireless Networks: GPRS/EDGE/UMTS, CDMA/1xRTT/1xEVDO, Public WiFi/Private WLAN.
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closed 6/10/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired Flash Networks, Inc.

synopsis: Volaris Group has acquired Israel-based Flash Networks Ltd, a provider of optimization solutions that enable telecommunications operators to improve Radio Access Network spectral efficiency, boost network speed, optimize video and web traffic, and generate over-the-top revenues from the mobile internet.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target: Flash Networks, Inc.
Flash is a provider of optimization solutions that enable telecommunications operators to improve Radio Access Network spectral efficiency, boost network speed, optimize video and web traffic, and generate over-the-top revenues from the mobile internet. They were founded in 1996 in Herzliya Israel.
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closed 1/10/2011 via BusinessWire

Vocera Communications, Inc., acquired Wallace Wireless Inc

synopsis: Vocera Communications, Inc., the leading provider of hospital communication solutions, has announced the acquisition of Wallace Wireless, Inc. Wallace Wireless develops software solutions that deliver pages, text messages, and alerts directly to smartphones in a secure, reliable, and traceable way, over both WiFi and cellular data networks.
buyer: Vocera Communications, Inc. (VCRA:$188.45)
Vocera Communications, Inc. is the leading provider of voice communications systems designed to restore the human connection to healthcare. Vocera provides integrated communications solutions for both voice and alarm and alert systems. "
target: Wallace Wireless Inc
Wallace Wireless is the leading provider of wireless applications for business continuity and efficiency. Wallace develops software solutions that deliver pages, text messages, and alerts directly to smartphones in a secure, reliable, and traceable way, over both WiFi and cellular data networks.
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$2.10
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closed 1/2/2020 via PR Newswire

Enghouse Systems Limited, acquired Dialogic Corporation

synopsis: Enghouse Systems Limited, a Canada-based global provider of enterprise software solutions, has acquired Dialogic Group Inc., a cloud-optimized solutions provider. Dialogic is an industry leader in media processing software, with a highly scalable solution that supports real-time video conferencing and collaboration applications across all devices.
buyer: Enghouse Systems Limited (TSX:ENGH:$296.51)
Enghouse Systems Limited is a Canada-based global provider of enterprise software solutions serving a variety of vertical markets. Its strategy is to build a larger and more diverse enterprise software company through strategic acquisitions and managed growth within its business segments. "
target parent: Novacap Investments Inc.
target: Dialogic Corporation
Dialogic is a cloud-optimized solutions provider for real-time communications media, applications, and infrastructure to service providers, enterprises, and developers. Dialogic works with the world's top mobile operators and nearly 1,000 application developers to build and deploy on agile networks.
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$52
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closed 2/18/2016 via BusinessWire

Instart Logic, acquired Kwicr

synopsis: Instart Logic, the leading provider of application delivery solutions, announced it has acquired Kwicr, the market leader in mobile application acceleration for Apple and Android platforms. Instart Logic gains patented technology, an industry-first Mobile Delivery Network software development kit (SDK), and significant new analytics capabilities.
buyer: Instart Logic
Instart Logic makes application delivery fast, secure, and easy. Instart Logic’s end-to-end platform combines machine learning for performance and security with a content delivery network (CDN) for application delivery, and is designed for DevOps and mobile-first applications. "
target: Kwicr
Kwicr is dedicated to improving the mobile experience. Their Mobile Delivery Network is a platform that radically boosts app performance by accelerating Internet traffic over mobile broadband networks. They micro-manage network congestion to get performance from the available infrastructure.
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closed 6/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

ARM Ltd., acquired Stream Technologies Ltd

synopsis: Stream Technologies, a Glasgow-based wireless connectivity company, has been acquired by Japanese chip design company ARM. Stream Technologies is a connectivity management technology provider that removes the complexity of long range networks.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
Based in the UK, ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Stream Technologies Ltd
Based in the UK, Stream Technologies is an advanced connectivity management platform that empowers IoT deployments of global enterprises as well as a scalable network management solution which removes the complexity of long range networks.
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closed 3/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

EMK Capital, acquired Trustonic

synopsis: EMK Capital, a UK based private equity fund, has acquired Trustonic from Arm, the world's leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) and custom system on a chip (SoC) supplier. Trustonic is a UK-based company that specialises in security for mobile devices and apps. Trustonic enables apps to access advanced security features in smart devices.
buyer: EMK Capital
EMK is a UK based private equity fund which invests in businesses where it can support growth and change. In partnering with EMK, businesses get access to more than just capital – they work together to generate ideas on how to take a business forward and act as a catalyst for delivering change. "
target parent: Softbank Corporation
target: Trustonic
Trustonic is a UK-based company that specialises in security for mobile devices and apps. Trustonic enables apps to access advanced security features in smart devices. Their solutions helps service providers, app developers & mobile network operators to deliver secure devices and applications.
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announced 7/29/2018 via Bloomberg

ARM Ltd., will acquire Treasure Data

synopsis: ARM Holdings Plc, the British computer-chip designer owned by SoftBank Group Corp., has agreed to buy U.S.-based data analytics firm Treasure Data Inc. Mountain View, California-based Treasure Data develops products to help companies analyze data for marketing and other purposes.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
Based in the UK, ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. Their advanced, energy-efficient processor designs have enabled the intelligent computing in more than 125 billion chips. "
target: Treasure Data
Mountain View, California-based Treasure Data develops products to help companies analyze data for marketing and other purposes, such as dealing with a surge in data from a product launch. Treasure Data’s mission is to bring all customer data together for a single, actionable view of the customer.
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closed 6/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

ARM Ltd., acquired Stream Technologies Ltd

synopsis: Stream Technologies, a Glasgow-based wireless connectivity company, has been acquired by Japanese chip design company ARM. Stream Technologies is a connectivity management technology provider that removes the complexity of long range networks.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
Based in the UK, ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Stream Technologies Ltd
Based in the UK, Stream Technologies is an advanced connectivity management platform that empowers IoT deployments of global enterprises as well as a scalable network management solution which removes the complexity of long range networks.
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closed 7/5/2017 via Company Press Release

ARM Ltd., acquired Simulity Labs Ltd.

synopsis: Foresight Group has completed the successful sale of Simulity Labs Limited to ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company. Simulity provides embedded operating system software and related server systems for SIM cards and embedded SIMs (‘eSIMs’), allowing Internet of Things (IoT) devices to securely connect to networks.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target parent: Foresight Group
target: Simulity Labs Ltd.
Simulity provides embedded operating system software and related server systems for SIM cards and embedded SIMs (‘eSIMs’), allowing Internet of Things (IoT) devices to securely connect to networks.
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$15
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closed 12/16/2016 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Allinea Software

synopsis: ARM has acquired Allinea Software, an industry leader in development and performance analysis tools that maximize the efficiency of software for high performance computing (HPC) systems. Currently, 80 percent of the world’s top 25 supercomputers use Allinea’s tools, with key customers including the US Department of Energy, NASA and more.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Allinea Software
Allinea creates powerful development and performance analysis tools that enable developers and users of software in high performance computing to create and deploy applications that achieve the most efficient use of their systems.
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closed 5/18/2016 via Company Press Release

ARM Ltd., acquired Apical Limited

synopsis: ARM has acquired Apical. The company is a global leader in imaging and embedded computer vision technology that will allow next generation devices to understand and act intelligently on information from their environment.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs technology at the heart of the World's most advanced digital products. They are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Apical Limited
Apical develops cutting-edge imaging technology which now powers many cameras and displays from smartphones to security systems, based on fundamental research into human vision and visual processing.
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$350
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closed 10/20/2015 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Carbon Design Systems

synopsis: ARM has acquired the product portfolio and other business assets of Carbon Design Systems (Carbon). The company is a leading supplier of cycle-accurate virtual prototyping solutions, to deliver design optimization, time-to-market and cost-efficiency gains for its partners.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs technology at the heart of the world's most advanced digital products. We are enabling the development of new markets and transformation of industries and society, invisibly creating opportunity for a globally connected population. "
target: Carbon Design Systems
Carbon Design Systems is the leading provider of system level modeling and validation tools for complex SoC design.
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closed 7/30/2015 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Sansa Security

synopsis: ARM has acquired Israel-based Sansa Security, a provider of hardware security IP and software for advanced system-on-chip components deployed in Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile devices. Sansa Security technology is deployed across a range of smart connected devices and enterprise systems.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM is at the heart of the world's most advanced digital products. Their technology enables the creation of new markets and transformation of industries and society. "
target parent: Accel Partners
target: Sansa Security
Sansa Security provides comprehensive silicon security solutions in the IoT and mobile market. Their products cover a wide variety of threat models and use cases including Platform Security, PlayReady DRM, Link Protection and Premium Trusted Applications.
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closed 2/9/2015 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Offspark

synopsis: ARM has signaled the importance of security in IoT with the acquisition of Offspark, the IoT’s leading security software company. Offspark, a Dutch company, specializes in IoT communications security and its PolarSSL technology is already deployed in a wide variety of devices including sensor modules, communication modules and smartphones.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes embedded memories, video engines, etc. "
target: Offspark
Offspark is a Dutch company that provides specialized consultancy in the areas of Cyber Security, Digital Espionage, Cryptography and High-Tech Business Development.
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closed 8/1/2014 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Duolog Technologies Ltd.

synopsis: ARM has acquired Duolog Technologies, a leader in design configuration and integration technology for the semiconductor industry. Duolog's Socrates platform configures IP in a standardized way ideal for importing into EDA tools to perform tasks such as sub-system functional verification and validation.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes embedded memories, video engines, etc. "
target: Duolog Technologies Ltd.
Duolog Technologies is a leader in design configuration and integration technology for the semiconductor industry. Duolog's Socrates platform configures IP in a standardized way ideal for importing into EDA tools to perform tasks such as sub-system functional verification and validation.
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closed 12/13/2013 via Company Press Release

ARM Ltd., acquired Geomerics Ltd.

synopsis: ARM Holdings has announced that they have acquired Geomerics, the leader in lighting technology for the gaming and entertainment industries. Geomerics delivers cutting-edge graphics technology to customers in the games and entertainment industries.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes embedded memories, video engines, etc. "
target: Geomerics Ltd.
Geomerics delivers cutting-edge graphics technology to customers in the games and entertainment industries. Geomerics' Enlighten technology is behind the lighting in best-selling titles including Battlefield 3, Need for Speed: The Run, Eve Online and Quantum Conundrum.
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closed 8/27/2013 via Company Press Release

ARM Ltd., acquired Sensinode Ltd.

synopsis: ARM announced that it has acquired Sensinode Oy, a provider of software technology for the Internet of things (IoT). Sensinode is a technology enabler providing chip and gateway manufacturers, OEMs, solution providers, engineering houses and system integrators with software from the device level to network management.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes embedded memories, video engines, etc. "
target: Sensinode Ltd.
Sensinode is a technology enabler providing chip and gateway manufacturers, OEMs, solution providers, engineering houses and system integrators with software from the device level to network management.
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closed 11/1/2011 via BusinessWire

ARM Ltd., acquired Prolific, Inc.

synopsis: ARM announced that it has acquired Prolific, Inc., which develops leading-edge IC design optimization software tools that significantly reduce development time and improve the performance of cell-based designs. Prolific is a privately-owned company based in Newark, California.
buyer: ARM Ltd. (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes embedded memories, video engines, etc. "
target: Prolific, Inc.
Prolific, Inc. develops leading-edge IC design optimization software tools that significantly reduce development time and improve the performance of cell-based designs. Prolific is a privately-owned company based in Newark, California.
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closed 6/17/2011 via BusinessWire

ARM Holdings plc, acquired Obsidian Software Inc.

synopsis: ARM® announced that it has acquired Obsidian Software, a market leader in verification and validation used in the design of increasingly complex processors. Obsidian Software is a privately-owned company, with offices in Austin, Texas.
buyer: ARM Holdings plc (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM’s comprehensive product offering includes 32-bit RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. "
target: Obsidian Software Inc.
Obsidian Software specializes in processor design testing, delivering complete test suites, random test generation tools, and methodology consulting for greater efficiency of process.
price ($mm)
$5.60
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/16/2008 via BusinessWire

ARM Holdings plc, acquired Logipard AB

synopsis: ARM announced that it has acquired Logipard AB, a leading Sweden-based video IP company. The acquisition enables ARM to bring to market the ARM® Mali™-VE multi standard video engine family of products.
buyer: ARM Holdings plc (ARM:$1,404.42)
ARM designs the technology that lies at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. "
target: Logipard AB
Logipard AB is a leading video IP company. They are designers of power-efficient video encode and decode acceleration technologies for the mobile and consumer markets and are the leading provider of video IP to one of the world’s leading mobile technology suppliers for platforms used by LG.
price ($mm)
$1.22
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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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EV / EBITDA
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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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
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 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
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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EV / rev
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 8/31/2020 via BusinessWire

RealPage, Inc., acquired STRATIS IoT

synopsis: RealPage, Inc., a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, announced the acquisition of STRATIS IoT, which connects smart apartment systems and devices into a single, easy-to-use resident app.
buyer: RealPage, Inc. (RP:$1,072.25)
RealPage provides a technology platform that enables real estate owners and managers to change how people experience and use rental space. Clients use the platform to gain transparency in asset performance, leverage data insights, and monetize space to create incremental yields. "
target: STRATIS IoT
STRATIS IoT is among the largest and broadest integrators of smart devices and systems for multifamily and student apartment buildings, enabling a world class resident experience in over 380,000 units across the U.S., Japan, the UK, EU, and Latin America.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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:$2,794.57)
Akamai is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Its Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. "
target: FastSoft
FastSoft was launched in 2006 to commercialize ground-breaking network optimization technology called FastTCP™. FastSoft’s products increase website and web application performance, and speed the distribution of video and other digital content across the Internet.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/4/2012 via Market Wire

Ixia, acquired Anue Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Ixia, a leading, global provider of converged IP and wireless network test solutions, announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Anue Systems, Inc., a leading developer of network visibility solutions. Anue Systems, Inc. helps network engineers and scientists monitor and test complicated networks.
buyer: Ixia (XXIA:$495.16)
Network equipment manufacturers, service providers, enterprises and government agencies use Ixia's industry-leading test and simulation platforms to design and validate a broad range of wired, Wi-Fi and 3G/LTE networking equipment and networks. "
target: Anue Systems, Inc.
Anue Systems, Inc. helps network engineers and scientists monitor and test complicated networks. The Anue Systems Net Tool Optimizer™ provides complete network visibility into physical and virtual networks, improves network security and optimizes monitoring tool efficiency.
price ($mm)
$131
rev ($mm)
$48
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.0x
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)
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EV / EBITDA
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 5/11/2020 via GlobeNewswire

iQsTel Inc., acquired IoT Labs Mx SAPI

synopsis: iQSTEL Inc. is pleased to announce the 100% acquisition of IoT Labs Mx SAPI has been completed, an Internet of Things Technology Developer, with its Star Product “IoT Smart Gas Platform”. The IoT Smart Gas Platform consists of in-field equipment, mobile application, and backend software platform, that allows for remote monitoring of LP gas tanks.
buyer: iQsTel Inc. (OTCPK:IQST:$18.03)
iQSTEL is a technology company offering a wide array of services to the Telecommunications Industry. These include services to International Long-Distance Telecommunications Operators, Retail and Corporate markets, Submarine Fiber Optic Network capacity, Satellite Communications services, and more. "
target: IoT Labs Mx SAPI
IoT Labs MX is a full service IoT logistics solution Their product, IoT Smart Gas Platform, consists of in-field equipment, mobile application, and backend software platform, that allows for remote monitoring of LP gas tanks.
price ($mm)
$0.55
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/4/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Wagz, Inc. will be merged with SigmaTron,

synopsis: SigmaTron International, Inc., an electronic manufacturing services company, is to merge with Wagz Inc., a company that has innovated and modernized the pet sector enhancing the lives of pets and their pet parents through tech enabled products that improve the health, safety and wellbeing of our furry friends.
buyer: SigmaTron (SGMA:$289.56)
Headquartered in Elk Grove Village, IL, SigmaTron is an electronic manufacturing services company that provides printed circuit board assemblies and completely assembled electronic products. "
target: Wagz, Inc.
Wagz has innovated and modernized the pet sector enhancing the lives of pets and their pet parents through tech enabled products that improve the health, safety and wellbeing of our furry friends.
price ($mm)
$8.15
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/22/2019 via Company Press Release

CEVA, Inc., acquired Hillcrest Labs

synopsis: CEVA, Inc., the leading licensor of signal processing platforms and artificial intelligence processors for smarter, connected devices, announced the acquisition of the Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc. a leading global supplier of software and components for sensor processing in consumer and IoT devices.
buyer: CEVA, Inc. (CEVA:$77.28)
CEVA is a licensor of signal processing, sensor fusion and AI processors. They partner with semiconductor companies and OEMs worldwide to create power-efficient, intelligent and connected devices for a range of end markets, including mobile, consumer, automotive, robotics, industrial and IoT. "
target parent: InterDigital
target: Hillcrest Labs
Hillcrest Labs is a global supplier of software, components and intellectual property to enable the intelligent use of sensors in consumer electronics, robotics and IoT devices. Hillcrest delivers innovative solutions that power a variety of consumer electronics, commercial and industrial products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/20/2016 via GlobeNewswire

InterDigital, acquired Hillcrest Labs

synopsis: InterDigital, Inc., a mobile technology research and development company, announced the acquisition of Hillcrest Labs, a pioneer in sensor processing technology.
buyer: InterDigital (IDCC:$288.59)
InterDigital develops mobile technologies that are at the core of devices, networks, and services worldwide. They solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience. "
target: Hillcrest Labs
Hillcrest Labs is a leading global supplier of software, components and intellectual property to enable the intelligent use of sensors in consumer electronics and IoT devices. Hillcrest’s products are used in the development of devices in the virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) segments.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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

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Akamai Technologies
Akamai Technologies
Akamai, the leader in Content Delivery Network services, makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. Their advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize experiences for any device, anywhere.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,794.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$782.96
EBIT ($mm)
$509.29
Net Income ($mm)
$422.64
Employees
7519
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Ticker: TSE:6730
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Axell Corporation
Axell Corporation
Japan-based AXELL Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells semiconductor ICs and printed circuit boards with embedded semiconductor ICs. They also research, develop, and sell technologies relating to graphics, sound, machine learning, information securities, blockchain, and more.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$105.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$20.16
EBIT ($mm)
$19.39
Net Income ($mm)
$13.90
Employees
74
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Ticker: SWX:UBXN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
u-blox AG
u-blox AG
Swiss-based u-blox is a leading provider of wireless and positioning semiconductors and modules for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets. Their solutions enable people, vehicles and machines to locate their exact position and wirelessly communicate via voice, text or video.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$242.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$42.76
EBIT ($mm)
$33.08
Net Income ($mm)
$27.13
Employees
438
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Ticker: SIGM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sigma Designs, Inc.
Sigma Designs, Inc.
Sigma Designs, Inc. is a global integrated semiconductor solutions provider offering intelligent media platforms for use in the home entertainment markets. They make the semiconductor technologies that serve as the foundation for IPTV set-top boxes, Smart TVs, IoT Devices and Media Connectivity.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$222.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.96
EBIT ($mm)
$1.46
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
691
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Ticker: TXN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Texas Instruments, Inc.
Texas Instruments is a Dallas, Texas-based company that specializes in developing and commercializing semiconductor and computer technology for cellular handsets, digital signal processors, and analog semiconductors.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$14,625.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$6,626.00
EBIT ($mm)
$5,784.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,385.00
Employees
29865
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Ticker: NXPI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NXP B.V.
NXP B.V.
NXP B.V., a semiconductor company, provides high-performance mixed-signal and standard product solutions that leverage its radio frequency, analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing expertise worldwide.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$4,358.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,324.00
EBIT ($mm)
$791.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SIMG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Image
Silicon Image
Silicon Image is a leading provider of multimedia connectivity solutions and services for mobile, consumer electronics and PC applications. Their semiconductor and intellectual property products feature wireless and wired technologies that deliver connectivity across a wide array of devices.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$275.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.44
EBIT ($mm)
$22.15
Net Income ($mm)
$12.10
Employees
640
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Ticker: INVN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
InvenSense, Inc.
InvenSense, Inc.
InvenSense Inc. is the leading provider of MotionTracking™ sensor system on chip (SoC) and Sound solutions for consumer electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, wearables, gaming devices, optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$252.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.62
EBIT ($mm)
$25.03
Net Income ($mm)
$6.12
Employees
476
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Ticker: QUIK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QuickLogic Corporation
QuickLogic Corporation
QuickLogic is a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions. QuickLogic Corporation enables OEMs to maximize battery life for highly differentiated, immersive user experiences with Smartphone, Wearable and IoT devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$12.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($12.71)
EBIT ($mm)
($14.02)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
89
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Ticker: NYSE: STM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
STMicroelectronics NV
ST is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics at the heart of everyday life. ST's products enable smarter driving and smarter factories, cities and homes, along with the next generation of mobile and IoT devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$8,752.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,885.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,217.00
Net Income ($mm)
$349.00
Employees
45468
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Ticker: SLAB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Laboratories Inc.
Silicon Laboratories Inc.
Silicon Labs is a leading provider of silicon, software and system solutions for the Internet of Things, Internet infrastructure, industrial automation, consumer and automotive markets.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$833.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$124.21
EBIT ($mm)
$66.73
Net Income ($mm)
$24.70
Employees
1505
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Ticker: SGMA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SigmaTron
SigmaTron
Headquartered in Elk Grove Village, IL, SigmaTron is an electronic manufacturing services company that provides printed circuit board assemblies and completely assembled electronic products.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$289.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.31
EBIT ($mm)
$5.01
Net Income ($mm)
$1.79
Employees
3106
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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: DRAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dataram Corporation
Founded in 1967, Dataram is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of reliable, high capacity and innovative memory solutions. Dataram provides customized memory solutions for OEMs and memory upgrades for leading brands including HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, Dell, Intel and AMD Opteron.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$46.85
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.19)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.23)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
91
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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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Ticker: OTCPK:GOPH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gopher Protocol Inc.
Gopher Protocol Inc.
Gopher Protocol Inc. is a development-stage company which considers itself a Native IoT creator, developing Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technology.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$17.05
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.75)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.39)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7
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