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closed 11/21/2018 via Market Watch

Granicus, Inc., acquired SouthTech Systems

synopsis: Granicus announced it has acquired government records management and disclosure solution provider SouthTech Systems, combining one of the most full-featured, innovative digital records management solutions with Granicus' powerful suite of communications, website and meetings software.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. Granicus offers industry leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations. "
target: SouthTech Systems
SouthTech Systems is a Southern California-based software development company that designs products to meet the needs of public agencies. The ClerkDocs and RecorderWorks Suite equip Clerk and Recorder offices with cost-effective and scalable solutions and digitized document technology.
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closed 11/30/2010 via PR Newswire

Appriss, Inc., acquired Open Portal Solutions

synopsis: Appriss, a leading provider of information services that keep the public safe and informed, announced that is has acquired Open Portal Solutions (OPS). OPS is an Indiana-based company specializing in document and content management solutions that provide government and private-industry clients with innovative ways to access public information.
buyer: Appriss, Inc.
Appriss is a leading provider of information services that help keep the public safe and informed. The company provides innovative technology solutions that help thousands of local, state, and Federal government agencies serve and protect their citizens. "
target: Open Portal Solutions
Open Portal Solutions (OPS) is a leading partner of state and local government providing technology solutions that manage the distribution of public information. OPS is headquartered in Greenwood with satellite offices in Fishers, Indiana; Frankfort, Kentucky; and Nashville, Tennessee.
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closed 4/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

Omnigo Software, acquired QueTel Corporation

synopsis: Omnigo Software, a leading provider of public safety, incident, and security management solutions, has acquired QueTel Corporation, a company that offers software that tracks and manages uniquely numbered items — serialized equipment, physical evidence, digital files, documents, and people — for law enforcement business operations.
buyer: Omnigo Software
Omnigo Software is the leading provider of public safety, incident and security management solutions for law enforcement, education, healthcare and other enterprises, offering easy-to-use and flexible applications that provide actionable insight for making more informed decisions. "
target: QueTel Corporation
QueTel’s offers software that tracks and manages uniquely numbered items — serialized equipment, physical evidence, digital files, documents, and people — for law enforcement business operations.
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announced 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Information Technologies, LLC (ITI) will be merged with Report Exec,

synopsis: Competitive Edge Software (Report Exec) and Information Technologies, Inc. (ITI) are merging. ITI provides a comprehensive cloud-based platform that addresses the law enforcement market. The platform includes modules for computer-aided dispatch, records management, jail management and court administration.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Report Exec
Report Exec was founded with the sole purpose of making the jobs of security and law enforcement professionals easier. They streamline the reporting process, improve the overall quality of reports, and produce statistics that would identify trends and hotspots throughout the organization. "
target: Information Technologies, LLC (ITI)
Based in St. Louis, ITI provides a comprehensive cloud-based platform that addresses the law enforcement market. The platform includes modules for computer-aided dispatch, records management, jail management and court administration.
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closed 3/11/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired Interact Public Safety Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc., announced that it has completed, through its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation, the acquisition of InterAct911 Corporation. InterAct is a provider of Computer Aided Dispatch, Records Management, Mobile Enforcement and Offender Management systems in the United States and select regions worldwide.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris Computer Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation and is a leading provider of financial management and Customer Information Systems (CIS) software solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Healthcare agencies throughout North America. "
target: Interact Public Safety Systems, Inc.
InterAct was founded in 1975 with the goal of providing streamlined, automated dispatch and mapping software solutions for public safety agencies. Over the years the company has grown to over 2600 customers and has pioneered many developments in public safety cloud computing and data sharing.
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closed 10/12/2011 via BusinessWire

ASG Software Solutions, acquired RiverGlass Inc

synopsis: ASG Software Solutions, a leader in IT infrastructure, content management and cloud computing software solutions for global enterprises, has acquired RiverGlass, a leading provider of eDiscovery, advanced information collection, data management and analysis solutions.
buyer: ASG Software Solutions
ASG Software Solutions (ASG) is a global software solutions provider that helps more than 85 percent of the world's largest companies drive business success by managing complex IT operations across distributed, mainframe, and cloud environments. "
target: RiverGlass Inc
RiverGlass, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced information collection and analysis solutions. RiverGlass provides solutions to government agencies and commands in defense, intelligence and law enforcement as well as eDiscovery and risk management applications to major corporations.
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closed 4/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Firmstep

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based software solutions and digital engagement services for the public sector, announced that it has acquired Firmstep, a London-based global leader specializing in government service transformation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus connects governments with the people they serve by providing the first and only civic engagement platform for the public sector. Over 4,200 federal, state and local government agencies and more than 185 million citizen subscribers power an unmatched network. "
target: Firmstep
The Firmstep platform is one of the most widely used Customer Service solutions within the Public Sector. Firmstep has been implemented at over a third of UK local authorities to drive channel shift, create dramatic savings and provide excellent customer service.
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announced 4/18/2018 via BusinessWire

Tyler Technologies, Inc., will acquire Socrata

synopsis: Tyler Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Socrata, Inc., a Seattle-based venture-backed technology company, focused exclusively on accelerating the shift to digital government.
buyer: Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TYL:$1,116.66)
Tyler Technologies is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of their constituents. "
target: Socrata
Socrata was founded in 2007 with the goal of creating a cloud platform that enables public sector organizations to easily manage and share their data. Socrata’s cloud-based, SaaS solutions, deliver unprecedented data-driven innovation and cost-savings for hundreds of public sector leaders.
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closed 2/24/2016 via PR Newswire

GovQA, acquired GovHelper

synopsis: WebQA Inc. announced that its GovQA division has acquired GovHelper, a technology company offering local government and public safety transparency products for populations ranging over 500,000 residents. GovHelper's premium product, FOIAView, helps agencies stay compliant with Public Records laws.
buyer parent: WebQA, Inc.
buyer: GovQA
GovQA is a division of WebQA Inc., one of the world's leading providers of Customized Customer Service Platforms. GovQA's product suite offers a comprehensive set of multilingual and multichannel inbound and outbound service, information, communication, collaboration and payment capabilities. "
target: GovHelper
The GovHelper Suite helps government agencies better serve private citizens with advanced technology designed to ease their data management needs. Their FOIAView software provides request submission, tracking, fulfillment, payment processing and reporting capabilities, all in one place.
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announced 10/1/2020 via PR Newswire

KANG BO SI NAN, will acquire Gridsum Holding Inc.

synopsis: Gridsum Holding Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based big-data analytics and artificial intelligence solutions in China, will be acquired by an investor consortium led by Mr. Guosheng Qi, chairman of the board of directors of the company.
buyer: KANG BO SI NAN
KANG BO SI NAN (BEIJING) TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. is a company formed by the Consortium that was created to take Gridsum Holding Inc. private. KANG BO SI NAN is led by Mr. Guosheng Qi, the Chairman of Gridsum. "
target: Gridsum Holding Inc. (GSUM:$48.09)
Gridsum is a leading provider of cloud-based big-data analytics and AI solutions for multinational and domestic enterprises and government agencies in China.
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closed 4/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Transaction Services Group, acquired PerfectMind Inc.

synopsis: TSG, an Advent portfolio company and leading global provider of business management software, integrated payments, and value-added services to the Health and Fitness, Childcare and Education, and Boutique markets, has acquired PerfectMind Inc., a provider of software for the Parks and Recreation industry, primarily in Canada and the United States.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: Transaction Services Group
TSG (Transaction Services Group) is a leading revenue management solutions company that provides business management software, integrated payments, and value-added services to clients around the globe. TSG's focus is on the health and fitness, childcare and early education, and boutique markets. "
target: PerfectMind Inc.
PerfectMind Inc., based in British Columbia, is the creator of an activity registration, facility booking, and membership management platform. It serves member-based organizations including municipalities, residents' associations, school districts, academic institutions, and recreation centers.
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closed 9/21/2015 via PR Newswire

Intergraph Corporation, acquired OnDuty

synopsis: Intergraph® has acquired the Intellectual Property rights to OnDuty, a new suite of mobile applications developed in collaboration with New Zealand Police. OnDuty allows officers to easily receive alerts, view information, update statuses, complete paperwork and attach multimedia files from their mobile devices in the field.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: Intergraph Corporation
Intergraph is a global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments rely on its industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. "
target parent: New Zealand Police
target: OnDuty
OnDuty is a new suite of mobile applications developed in collaboration with New Zealand Police. OnDuty allows officers to easily receive alerts, view information, update statuses, complete paperwork and attach multimedia files from their mobile devices in the field.
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closed 3/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Monterro, acquired Bliksund

synopsis: Monterro, a B2B software investor in the Nordics, has acquired a majority stake in Bliksund, a Norwegian software company focused on emergency services. Bliksund delivers cloud-based solutions that are tailored for emergency services. Their products include an electronic ambulance medical record system and an administrative information system.
buyer: Monterro
Stockholm-based Monterro is the leading B2B software investor in the Nordics, with a mission to turn Nordic software companies into market leaders. Their team has successfully developed and led companies such as Pointsec, Episerver, and Orc Software. "
target: Bliksund
Bliksund is a Norwegian software company focused on emergency services. Bliksund delivers cloud-based solutions that are tailored for emergency services. Their products include an electronic ambulance medical record system and an administrative information system.
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closed 8/12/2014 via Company Press Release

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, acquired Coplogic

synopsis: LexisNexis Risk Solutions announced the acquisition of Coplogic, a leading provider of citizen self-reporting software solutions to law enforcement agencies. The acquisition – which includes Coplogic’s technology, staff and book of business – adds a citizen incident reporting capability to the LexisNexis eCrash solution.
buyer parent: RELX Group plc
buyer: LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. They provide products and services that address evolving client needs in the risk sector while upholding the highest standards. "
target: Coplogic
Coplogic is a SaaS company dedicated to providing innovative technical solutions to public safety agencies. Their staff combines Silicon Valley engineering expertise with over 100 years of combined law enforcement experience to provide powerful, flexible products to law enforcement agencies.
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announced 1/28/2021 via BusinessWire

Social Solutions Global Inc., will acquire Athena Software

synopsis: Social Solutions Global, the leading provider of cloud software for non-profit and public sector social good organizations, will acquire Athena Software, a provider of SaaS case management and client information management solutions for health and social service agencies. Athena offers solutions for client engagement, billing, reporting and more.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Social Solutions Global Inc.
Social Solutions is the leading provider of cloud software for nonprofit and public sector social service organizations. Social Solutions offers performance management and case management solutions that allow customers to measure the impact of their work on program participants. "
target: Athena Software
Athena Software is a leading provider of SaaS case management and client information management solutions and services for health and social service agencies. Athena's Penelope platform features solutions for client engagement, billing, reporting, documentation, and more.
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closed 7/1/2016 via BusinessWire

Addnode Group AB, acquired EssVision AB

synopsis: Addnode Group acquires EssVision AB, a Swedish software company delivering document- and case management solutions to municipalities, authorities and companies. EssVision mainly focuses of document- and case management solutions, an area in which Addnode Group’s business area Process Management is one of the leading providers to the Swedish market.
buyer: Addnode Group AB (OM:ANOD B:$436.50)
Addnode Group offers operation-critical IT-solutions to selected markets within both private and public sectors. They acquire, build and develop companies that deliver operation-critical IT solutions for specific needs from our customers. "
target: EssVision AB
EssVision AB is a Swedish software company delivering document- and case management solutions to municipalities, authorities and companies.
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closed 1/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Pennant International Group plc, acquired Absolute Data Group Pty Ltd

synopsis: Pennant Australasia has acquired Brisbane-headquartered software company Absolute Data Group (ADG) in order to provide enhanced integrated logistics support. ADG is known for its ‘R4i’ suite of technical documentation software, which provides its users with a dynamic S1000D-compliant publication solution.
buyer: Pennant International Group plc (AIM:PEN:$19.82)
Pennant International offers a range of technical training solutions around the world to train the next generation of engineers in defense and regulated civilian sectors. They are based in the UK. "
target: Absolute Data Group Pty Ltd
Brisbane-headquartered Absolute Data Group (ADG) is a software company known for its ‘R4i’ suite of technical documentation software, which provides its users with a dynamic S1000D-compliant publication solution.
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closed 12/21/2015 via Company Press Release

Royal Mail Group Ltd., acquired NetDespatch Ltd.

synopsis: Royal Mail has acquired NetDespatch, a leading shipping and parcel data management and labelling platform for postal and parcel carriers. The acquisition further enhances Royal Mail’s in-house IT capability and expertise in parcel data management and labelling.
buyer: Royal Mail Group Ltd. (LSE:RMG:$13,073.61)
Royal Mail Group Ltd. is the UK’s designated Universal Postal Service Provider, supporting customers, businesses and communities across the country. They are the UK’s Universal Service provider, delivering letters and parcels, six days a week, to 29 million addresses across the UK. "
target: NetDespatch Ltd.
NetDespatch is the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) parcel data management platform for postal and parcel carriers. It enables carriers to provide leading edge web-based applications and services for their customers.
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closed 12/29/2020 via BusinessWire

Dude Solutions, Inc., purchased Confirm Platform from Precisely Inc.

synopsis: Tech software services firm Dude Solutions has acquired the asset management platform Confirm from New York-based Precisely. Confirm allows users to transform the way they manage assets and infrastructure.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Dude Solutions, Inc.
Dude Solutions is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of operations management solutions to education, government, healthcare, senior living, manufacturing, and membership-based organizations. The company's software is used to manage maintenance, assets, energy, safety, IT, and more. "
seller parent: Centerbridge Capital Partners
seller: Precisely Inc.
Confirm is an asset management platform. Confirm allows users to transform the way they manage assets and infrastructure. Know conditions, connect with Internet of Things (IoT) assets and build a foundation for the smart communities of the future.
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announced 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

PS&C Ltd, will acquire Asset Vision

synopsis: PS&C, an ICT consulting and professional services firm, will acquire Asset Vision, a leading provider of maintenance management systems for government and private sector across Australia and internationally. Asset Vision offers a cloud-based asset management and operations management system for the civil construction and maintenance industries.
buyer: PS&C Ltd (ASX:PSZ:$37.30)
PS&C is an information and communications technology (ICT) professional services entity. PS&C is focused on three business units: People, Security and Communications. These business units service a range of government and corporate organisations. "
target: Asset Vision
Asset Vision is a leading provider of maintenance management systems for government and private sector across Australia and internationally. Asset Vision offers a cloud-based asset management and operations management system for the civil construction and maintenance industries.
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closed 11/21/2018 via Market Watch

Granicus, Inc., acquired SouthTech Systems

synopsis: Granicus announced it has acquired government records management and disclosure solution provider SouthTech Systems, combining one of the most full-featured, innovative digital records management solutions with Granicus' powerful suite of communications, website and meetings software.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. Granicus offers industry leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations. "
target: SouthTech Systems
SouthTech Systems is a Southern California-based software development company that designs products to meet the needs of public agencies. The ClerkDocs and RecorderWorks Suite equip Clerk and Recorder offices with cost-effective and scalable solutions and digitized document technology.
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closed 10/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Calytera

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services, has acquired Calytera, developer of the govtech platform Amanda. Calytera’s experience delivering global permitting, compliance and licensing automation, best practices, and workflows will expand Granicus’ digital service capabilities for the public sector.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus is a leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services. With cloud-based solutions for communications, government website design, online service delivery, records management, and more, Granicus empowers stronger relationships between government and citizens. "
target parent: BuildGroup
target: Calytera
Calytera helps governments build safe and prosperous communities with Amanda, the industry-leading govtech platform. Amanda is a secure, purpose-built enterprise platform that helps governments manage core operations, attract and manage growth, and provide efficient online services to citizens.
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closed 11/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Host Compliance

synopsis: Granicus has acquired Host Compliance, the premier short-term rental compliance SaaS provider delivering a comprehensive suite of solutions designed to help solve local and state governments’ short-term rental registration, compliance monitoring, tax collection, audit and enforcement challenges.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus connects governments with the people they serve by providing the first and only civic engagement platform for the public sector. Over 4,200 federal, state and local government agencies and more than 185 million citizen subscribers power an unmatched network. "
target: Host Compliance
Host Compliance is the premier short-term rental compliance SaaS provider delivering a comprehensive suite of solutions designed to help solve local and state governments’ short-term rental registration, compliance monitoring, tax collection, audit and enforcement challenges.
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closed 4/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Firmstep

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based software solutions and digital engagement services for the public sector, announced that it has acquired Firmstep, a London-based global leader specializing in government service transformation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus connects governments with the people they serve by providing the first and only civic engagement platform for the public sector. Over 4,200 federal, state and local government agencies and more than 185 million citizen subscribers power an unmatched network. "
target: Firmstep
The Firmstep platform is one of the most widely used Customer Service solutions within the Public Sector. Firmstep has been implemented at over a third of UK local authorities to drive channel shift, create dramatic savings and provide excellent customer service.
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closed 11/21/2018 via Market Watch

Granicus, Inc., acquired SouthTech Systems

synopsis: Granicus announced it has acquired government records management and disclosure solution provider SouthTech Systems, combining one of the most full-featured, innovative digital records management solutions with Granicus' powerful suite of communications, website and meetings software.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. Granicus offers industry leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations. "
target: SouthTech Systems
SouthTech Systems is a Southern California-based software development company that designs products to meet the needs of public agencies. The ClerkDocs and RecorderWorks Suite equip Clerk and Recorder offices with cost-effective and scalable solutions and digitized document technology.
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announced 3/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

Granicus, Inc., will acquire IQM2

synopsis: Granicus, the largest provider of cloud-based software solutions to government, announced that it will purchase the assets and operations of Accela’s Legislative Management business, previously known as IQM2. IQM2 is the market leader in furnishing end-to-end public sector meeting software solutions.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. Granicus offers industry leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations. "
target parent: Berkshire Partners LLC
target: IQM2
IQM2 is the market leader in furnishing end-to-end public sector meeting software solutions through their award-winning Open Meeting Management and Citizen Awareness Platform consisting of MinuteTraq, MediaTraq, and E-Boardroom.
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announced 2/15/2018 via PR Newswire

Granicus, Inc., will acquire Vision Technology Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Granicus will acquire Vision Technology Solutions, the premiere provider of website solutions for government organizations. Vision's flagship product, visionLive, is a subscription-based content management system and service plan that equips organizations with the technology, support, training and insights to keep websites relevant and effective.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. Granicus offers industry leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations. "
target: Vision Technology Solutions, LLC
Headquartered in El Segundo, CA, Vision is a national leader in government website design, development and hosting. For more than 20 years, Vision has created cost-effective solutions that increase government efficiency, build transparency and promote interactive communications with citizens.
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announced 8/18/2016 via BNC Analysis

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Granicus, Inc.

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners has snapped up another Denver technology company. Granicus, which offers cloud-based software for government users, agreed to sell the majority of itself to Vista, the private equity firm that recently acquired Ping Identity, a Denver security firm.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. With over $25 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams looking to reach their full potential. "
target parent: K1 Investment Management, LLC
target: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus, Inc. is the leading government cloud computing provider for transparency, efficiency, and citizen participation. It offers the first cloud platform and product suites designed specifically to help government agencies establish meaningful connections with citizens.
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closed 10/15/2015 via Company Press Release

Granicus, Inc., acquired Civica Software

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of software solutions to improve government efficiency and transparency, announced the acquisition of San Diego-based government website content management provider, Civica Software. Civica has established itself as a premier eGovernment website content management system (CMS) provider.
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus provides the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for government efficiency and transparency, with software that helps more than 1,200 organizations and 63,000 government staff members streamline their workflows and establish more meaningful connections. "
target: Civica Software
Civica, founded in 1997, has established itself as a premier eGovernment website content management system (CMS) provider throughout the United States for local governments, special districts and non-profit groups. Civica has launched more than 300 government projects across 125 agencies.
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announced 8/18/2016 via BNC Analysis

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Granicus, Inc.

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners has snapped up another Denver technology company. Granicus, which offers cloud-based software for government users, agreed to sell the majority of itself to Vista, the private equity firm that recently acquired Ping Identity, a Denver security firm.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. With over $25 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams looking to reach their full potential. "
target parent: K1 Investment Management, LLC
target: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus, Inc. is the leading government cloud computing provider for transparency, efficiency, and citizen participation. It offers the first cloud platform and product suites designed specifically to help government agencies establish meaningful connections with citizens.
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announced 4/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

CitySourced will be merged with Rock Solid Technologies,

synopsis: Rock Solid Technologies, a public sector-focused software and IT services company, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with CitySourced, a real-time mobile civic engagement tool.
buyer: Rock Solid Technologies
Rock Solid Technologies is a software products research and development company. Since the beginning they have distinguished themselves by the development of high quality software solutions for public and private sectors customers. "
target: CitySourced
CitySourced is a real-time mobile civic engagement tool. They provide a free, simple, and intuitive tool empowering citizens to identify civil issues and report them to city hall for quick resolution; an opportunity for government to use technology to save money and improve accountability.
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closed 5/18/2018 via GlobeNewswire

IBI Group Inc., acquired GreenOwl Mobile

synopsis: IBI Group, a global design and technology firm, announced that it has completed the asset purchase of Ontario-based GreenOwl Mobile, including all intellectual property. GreenOwl Mobile is a leader in mobile technologies for smart cities. It has developed and deployed numerous award-winning solutions for the public sector.
buyer: IBI Group Inc. (TSX:IBG:$349.75)
IBI Group Inc. is a globally integrated architecture, planning, engineering, and technology firm with over 2,700 professionals around the world. "
target: GreenOwl Mobile
Founded in 2010, GreenOwl Mobile is a leader in mobile technologies for smart cities. It has developed and deployed numerous award-winning solutions for transportation authorities, cities, municipalities, and private media corporations.
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closed 10/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

CivicPlus, acquired SeeClickFix

synopsis: CivicPlus has added another competitor to its ever-expanding suite of integrated communications software in SeeClickFix, a tool that has offered citizens ways to use mobile devices to report issues à la 311. SeeClickFix is an online and mobile tool that allows citizens to report and monitor non-emergency issues in the public space.
buyer: CivicPlus
By combining intuitive technology with a wealth of knowledge about local government, CivicPlus provides tailored solutions that help our clients do more with less. CivicPlus has partnered with over 2000 local governments to streamline their work and helping them better connect with citizens. "
target: SeeClickFix
SeeClickFix is an online and mobile tool that allows citizens to report and monitor non-emergency issues in the public space. Issues that are reported through the website are recorded on a map for everyone to see and interact with.
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closed 7/11/2018 via PR Web

CivicPlus, acquired Virtual Towns & Schools

synopsis: CivicPlus, the nation’s leader in integrated technology for local government, has announced it has acquired Virtual Towns & Schools and its Drupal-based content management system (CMS). The addition will allow CivicPlus to offer a CivicCMS product solution that will expand its product portfolio & strengthen its ability to provide a right-sized CMS.
buyer: CivicPlus
CivicPlus provides tailored solutions that help clients do more with less. Through the power of their product suites, they have partnered with over 2000 local governments, streamlining their work and helping them better connect with citizens. "
target: Virtual Towns & Schools
Virtual Towns & Schools (VTS) offers a Drupal®-based content management system (CMS). VTS is the largest provider of government websites in the Northeast U.S., and in total, support 450+ municipal and K-12 clients in 15 States.
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closed 1/5/2012 via GlobeNewswire

GovDelivery, Inc., acquired GovInteract

synopsis: GovDelivery, the leading provider of government-to-citizen communication solutions, announced the acquisition of New Jersey-based GovInteract, an emerging leader in complete Web solutions, including multi-channel emergency communication, for the public sector.
buyer parent: ICG Group, Inc.
buyer: GovDelivery, Inc.
GovDelivery, the leading provider of government-to-citizen communication solutions, helps government maximize direct connections with the public while reducing communications cost. More than 450 government organizations worldwide use GovDelivery. "
target: GovInteract
GovInteract is a proven leader in offering a broad, single-platform, Web solution that links all the services a local government provides and connects those services directly to local residents and citizens.
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closed 4/4/2012 via PR Newswire

DirectImpact, acquired Crowdverb

synopsis: Direct Impact, a leading grassroots advocacy firm that manages communications campaigns on behalf of some of the world's largest corporations and trade associations, announced its acquisition of Crowdverb, a digital management and advocacy firm based in Seattle, Washington.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: DirectImpact
Direct Impact is a premier grassroots public affairs, public education and corporate reputation firm, offering a complete range of services essential to conducting successful grassroots outreach and education, public relations, coalition development and community mobilization. "
target: Crowdverb
Crowdverb's Modern Mobilization™ approach uses a social web technology platform and tool set to build permanent online communities on behalf of clients. Communities can be mobilized instantly and effectively to impact issues and legislation, manage reputations and promote products.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Vigilant Solutions, acquired Shotcaller Global Inc.

synopsis: Vigilant Solutions, a global machine vision and data analytics company, has acquired the assets of ShotCaller Global Inc., developer of GunOps and DNAOps investigative solutions for law enforcement. GunOps and DNAOps are web-based interactive investigation tools.
buyer: Vigilant Solutions
Vigilant Solutions’ technology helps law enforcement solve crimes faster to keep officers and communities safe. Vigilant Solutions provides license plate recognition, facial recognition and ballistic analysis to deliver intelligence to agencies across the globe. "
target: Shotcaller Global Inc.
Shotcaller Global Inc. is a small but agile group of business, law enforcement and technical experts delivering a field proven and robust GunOps™ cloud-based web solution, located in Anaheim, California.
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closed 6/8/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired Advanced Public Safety, Inc.

synopsis: Aptean, a leading provider of mission critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of Advanced Public Safety Inc. (APS), a business of Trimble, which provides software solutions that increase safety and productivity for law enforcement and public safety agencies across the United States.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a provider of industry-focused mission critical enterprise software solutions. They build and acquire solutions to support the evolving operational needs of their customers. Their solutions help nearly 5,000 organizations by satisfying their customers and continuing to operate efficiently."
target parent: Trimble
target: Advanced Public Safety, Inc.
Advanced Public Safety, doing business as Trimble Public Safety, provides automated mobile solutions to public safety agencies to address the administrative challenges of issuing traffic citations and accident reports. Their flagship product, Virtual Partner 2.0, is delivered as a SaaS offering.
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closed 1/4/2006 via PR Newswire

Trimble Navigation Limited, acquired Advanced Public Safety, Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has acquired privately held Advanced Public Safety, Inc. of Deerfield Beach, Florida, in an all-cash transaction. APS is a leading software development company that creates mobile and handheld software products used by law enforcement, fire-rescue and other public safety agencies.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,133.80)
Trimble is a leading innovator of Global Positioning System technology. In addition to providing advanced GPS components, Trimble augments GPS with other positioning technologies as well as wireless communications and software to create complete customer solutions. "
target: Advanced Public Safety, Inc.
Advanced Public Safety, Inc is a leading software development company creating innovative technology solutions specifically designed for the public safety industry. APS was founded by Jeff Rubenstein, an auxiliary police officer with the Delray Beach Police Department in Delray Beach, Florida.
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closed 4/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

Omnigo Software, acquired QueTel Corporation

synopsis: Omnigo Software, a leading provider of public safety, incident, and security management solutions, has acquired QueTel Corporation, a company that offers software that tracks and manages uniquely numbered items — serialized equipment, physical evidence, digital files, documents, and people — for law enforcement business operations.
buyer: Omnigo Software
Omnigo Software is the leading provider of public safety, incident and security management solutions for law enforcement, education, healthcare and other enterprises, offering easy-to-use and flexible applications that provide actionable insight for making more informed decisions. "
target: QueTel Corporation
QueTel’s offers software that tracks and manages uniquely numbered items — serialized equipment, physical evidence, digital files, documents, and people — for law enforcement business operations.
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closed 4/14/2016 via Company Press Release

Petards Group plc, acquired QRO Solutions Limited

synopsis: Petards, the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems is pleased to announce that it has acquired the entire issued share capital of QRO Solutions Limited. QRO provides end-to-end Automatic Number Plate Recognition (“ANPR”) security and speed enforcement solutions to UK police forces.
buyer: Petards Group plc (AIM:PEG:$21.05)
Petards Group plc (Petards) is a supplier of products to OEMs, system integrators and end-users in the rail, security and defense markets in refurbishment and retrofit applications. "
target: QRO Solutions Limited
QRO was established over 15 years ago as a private business based in Northamptonshire providing end-to-end Automatic Number Plate Recognition (“ANPR”) security and speed enforcement solutions to UK police forces and to integrators serving the police and security markets.
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$1.58
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$3
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closed 1/9/2019 via Company Press Release

Motorola Solutions, Inc., acquired VaaS International Holdings

synopsis: Motorola Solutions, Inc. announced it has acquired VaaS International Holdings, Inc. (VaaS), the leading global provider of AI-driven image capture and analysis technology. They are structured as a holding company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries, Digital Recognition Network (DRN) and Vigilant Solutions.
buyer: Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI:$7,643.00)
Motorola Solutions, Inc. provides mission-critical communications products and services to public safety and commercial customers around the world. Their innovations, products, and services play essential roles in people's lives. "
target: VaaS International Holdings
VaaS (Video Analysis as a Service) International Holdings, Inc. is the leading global provider of AI-driven image capture and analysis technology. They are structured as a holding company with two wholly-owned subsidiaries, Digital Recognition Network (DRN) and Vigilant Solutions.
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$445
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closed 3/3/2014 via PR Newswire

SECURUS Technologies, Inc., acquired Telerus

synopsis: Securus Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of inmate communications services, announced the acquisition of Telerus, the leading provider of sophisticated automated interactive voice response systems to the corrections sector throughout the United States.
buyer parent: Castle Harlan Inc.
buyer: SECURUS Technologies, Inc.
Securus Technologies, Inc. is one of the largest providers of detainee communications and information management solutions, serving approximately 2,200 correctional facilities and more than 850,000 inmates nationwide. "
target: Telerus
Telerus provides sophisticated automated interactive voice response systems to the corrections sector throughout the United States. Telerus is the market leader in corrections – having the largest base of corrections customers that use IVR services in North America.
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closed 6/4/2014 via PR Web

Accela, Inc., acquired IQM2

synopsis: Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced that it has acquired IQM2, a provider of legislative solutions to more than 250 customers in the United States. IQM2’s complete cloud solution unifies the entire experience of preparing, deciding and sharing the results and content of public meetings online.
buyer: Accela, Inc.
Accela’s Civic Cloud includes a complete platform, both packaged and tailored solutions and cloud-based, office, mobile and social applications to support government agency, business and citizen needs. "
target: IQM2
IQM2 is the market leader in furnishing end-to-end public sector meeting software solutions through their award-winning Open Meeting Management and Citizen Awareness Platform consisting of MinuteTraq, MediaTraq, and E-Boardroom.
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closed 6/8/2016 via Company Press Release

Roxit B.V., acquired Crotec BV

synopsis: The Roxit Group has added Crotec to its portfolio. Merging the companies is a strategic choice of Roxit Group to strengthen its position in the field of Spatial Planning and the Geo-field. Crotec is a IT company with geospatial solutions and services enabling and driving business processes to support and manage the entire workflow.
buyer parent: Main Capital Partners BV
buyer: Roxit B.V.
Roxit produces and delivers software and services for information management to authorities in the fields of the area domain. Clients are mainly from the public sector and consist of environment services, provinces, municipalities, environmental services and water management. "
target: Crotec BV
Crotec is a IT company with geospatial solutions and services enabling and driving business processes to support and manage the entire workflow from data-creation, -exchange, -management, (mobile) exploration, -analyses and -publishing.
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closed 6/12/2015 via PR Newswire

SunGard Public Sector, acquired CRW Systems, Inc.

synopsis: SunGard Public Sector announced that it has acquired San Diego based CRW Systems, Inc. ("CRW"). CRW is a leading developer of solutions that help local government agencies manage community development.
buyer parent: SunGard Data Systems Inc.
buyer: SunGard Public Sector
SunGard Public Sector products include public administration and public safety and justice software applications, as well as cloud-based services. "
target: CRW Systems, Inc.
CRW Systems, Inc. has been developing government software solutions to improve the way agencies do business. The TRAKiT e-government solution is their modular, integrated approach to local government software solutions.
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closed 4/24/2019 via AP - Associated Press

Hickok Incorporated, acquired Data Genomix Inc.

synopsis: Hickok Incorporated, a Cleveland-based holding company serving diverse markets, announced the acquisition of certain assets from Data Genomix Inc. based in Cleveland, Ohio. Data Genomix, is an award-winning software company that specializes in social media marketing applications for political, legal, and recruiting campaigns.
buyer: Hickok Incorporated (OTCPK:HICK.A:$66.38)
Hickok Incorporated is a publicly traded holding company serving diverse markets, including healthcare, education, aerospace, and petrochemical. "
target: Data Genomix Inc.
Data Genomix, is an award-winning software company that specializes in social media marketing applications for political, legal, and recruiting campaigns.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Neighborland, acquired IdeaMapr

synopsis: Neighborland is acquiring IdeaMapr, an online civic engagement platform funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. IdeaMapr is a simple tool to help local governments collaborate with their communities on civic decisions. IdeaMapr combines different methods of gathering feedback, such as surveys or maps or budgeting scenarios.
buyer: Neighborland
Neighborland is a communications platform (SaaS) that empowers civic organizations to collaborate with their stakeholders in an accessible, participatory, and equitable way. "
target: IdeaMapr
IdeaMapr is a simple tool to help local governments collaborate with their communities on civic decisions. IdeaMapr combines different methods of gathering feedback, such as surveys or maps or budgeting scenarios.
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closed 6/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Accela, Inc., acquired Envista Corporation

synopsis: Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced that it has acquired Envista, a Massachusetts-based provider of right-of-way management solutions that help more than 120 customers better manage more than 160,000 projects in the United States.
buyer: Accela, Inc.
Accela’s Civic Cloud includes a complete platform, both packaged and tailored solutions and cloud-based, office, mobile and social applications to support government agency, business and citizen needs. "
target: Envista Corporation
Envista is an enterprise suite of dynamic map-based solutions delivered via the web, providing visibility and real-time insight into street projects and activities of all kinds that occur within the public right-of-way (ROW).
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