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announced 10/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Intel Corporation, will acquire Smart Edge

synopsis: Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Smart Edge™ intelligent-edge platform business from Pivot Technology Solutions Inc., an IT infrastructure and service provider. Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC).
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of computer products and technologies. It delivers computer, networking, and communications platforms. "
target parent: Pivot Technology Solutions
target: Smart Edge
Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC). With Smart Edge, enterprises and communications service providers can enable cloud-like services closer to the user on the customer-premise or network edge.
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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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announced 7/11/2018 via DGAP

cyan AG, will acquire I-New Unified Solutions AG

synopsis: cyan AG, a leading European provider of innovative white labeled IT security solutions for end customers of telecommunications providers, banks and insurance companies, is acquiring a 76.81 % stake in I-New Unified Mobile Solutions, a leading provider of technology and service solutions and Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) platforms.
buyer: cyan AG (XTRA:CYR:$0.00)
cyan is a European provider of intelligent, white labeled IT security solutions. Their main business areas are mobile security solutions for the end customers of mobile network operators and fixed line internet service providers, the insurance & financial services sector and government institutions."
target parent: Novomatic AG
target: I-New Unified Solutions AG
I-New Unified Mobile Solutions ("I-New") is a leading provider of technology and service solutions and Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO) platforms. I-New has 11 locations on 5 continents with around 40 MVNO as clients, which serve around 5.5 million end customers.
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closed 2/28/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bolt Start Up Development a.s., acquired Cross Network Intelligence s.r.o.

synopsis: O2 Czech Republic's start-up accelerator Bolt has announced the acquisition of Cross Network Intelligence. Cross Network Intelligence offers an innovative software platform for network modelling and management, from physical and logical network inventory to processes such as alarms and customer services.
buyer parent: PPF Group N.V.
buyer: Bolt Start Up Development a.s.
Bolt is a start-up accelerator that allows start-ups to get capital for further development. It also offers access to IT technologies and customers of the operator, as well as an opportunity to take part in a working eco-system with the option to use O2 Czech Republic's sales channels. "
target: Cross Network Intelligence s.r.o.
CNI (CROSS Network Intelligence) offers an innovative software platform for network modelling and management, from physical and logical network inventory to processes such as alarms and customer services (including the associated costs and revenues).
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closed 1/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., acquired Toga Networks Ltd.

synopsis: Huawei has acquired Toga Networks. Long-time Huawei R&D partner Toga describes itself as a "software-based system design and chip design" company that claims to have expertise in cloud computing, SDN (software-defined networking) and NFV (network functions virtualization).
buyer: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Huawei is a leading global information and communications solutions technology (ICT) provider. Huawei has established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. "
target: Toga Networks Ltd.
Toga Networks main areas of focus are software-based system design and chip design. They have developed software-based switches, routers and cloud storage products that can be used by enterprises and network operators.
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$150
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closed 10/3/2016 via BusinessWire

InfoVista, acquired TEMS

synopsis: InfoVista, the leading provider of network performance orchestration solutions for a better connected and collaborative world, announced the completion of the acquisition of Ascom’s TEMS™ business. The TEMS Portfolio is the most widely used network testing, monitoring and optimization platform.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: InfoVista
InfoVista is the leading provider of cost-effective network performance orchestration solutions for a better connected and collaborative world delivering solutions. Their solutions empower communications service providers and large enterprises to ensure a high-quality user experience. "
target parent: Ascom Holding AG
target: TEMS
Ascom’s TEMS Business provides and manages end-to-end solutions for network testing of core and radio networks on a project-by-project basis or as an on-going, managed service, either on-premise or as a hosted service.
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announced 5/26/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Tern Plc, will acquire Flexiant Limited

synopsis: Tern Plc, the investment company specialising in the cloud and mobile sectors, announces that it has agreed to acquire Flexiant Limited. The company is a leading European provider of cloud management software for cloud orchestration for on-demand, fully automated provisioning of cloud services.
buyer: Tern Plc (AIM:TERN:$0.24)
Tern Plc acquires and invests in privately owned companies with self-owned IP, established products and customer bases. Its investment strategy is focused on taking an active role in its investee companies in order to improve the business model, accelerate growth, and more. "
target: Flexiant Limited
Flexiant is a leading provider of cloud orchestration software for on-demand, fully automated provisioning of cloud services. Flexiant offers their customers the most advanced cloud orchestration software in the market.
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closed 12/21/2015 via PR Newswire

Ingram Micro Inc., acquired Odin Automation

synopsis: Parallels, a global leader in cross-platform solutions which make it possible and simple for customers to use and acess files on devices, announced the completed sale of Odin, provider of software that powers the cloud ecosystem, to Ingram Micro Inc., a company that delivers a spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses.
buyer: Ingram Micro Inc. (IM:$41,718.03)
Ingram Micro delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. "
target parent: Parallels
target: Odin Automation
Odin provides the software that powers the cloud ecosystem, from small and local hosters to some of the world’s largest telecommunication companies. By partnering with Odin, service providers gain access to industry expertise and the most comprehensive selection of software.
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closed 9/15/2015 via PR Newswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired Netadmin Systems

synopsis: Netadmin Systems is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Volaris Group. Netadmin's OSS enables CSPs to build and operate their networks, cost-effectively deploy data, voice, and video services, and provide monitoring and assurance to ensure customer service levels are met.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
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: Netadmin Systems
Netadmin System i Sverige AB (Netadmin Systems) develops and markets NETadmin, a vendor-independent OSS system automating the service fulfillment and service assurance processes in today's and tomorrow's networks. Netadmin Systems is headquartered in Linköping, Sweden with an office in Stockholm.
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closed 9/9/2015 via Market Watch

Enghouse Systems Limited, acquired Aktavara AB

synopsis: Enghouse Systems has acquired Aktavara AB. Aktavara provides innovative software solutions for telecommunications service providers. It provides a product that creates and manages configuration parameters for all modern multi-vendor network technologies, and a comprehensive suite for automated network resource planning and inventory management.
buyer: Enghouse Systems Limited (TSX:ENGH:$276.89)
Enghouse Systems Limited is a leading 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: Aktavara AB
Founded in 2002 in Stockholm, Sweden, Aktavara prides itself on being one software solution for any network technology from any vendor, with strong solutions for multi-vendor, multi-technology convergent networks.
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announced 3/1/2015 via Company Press Release

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc., will acquire Connectem

synopsis: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. announced its intent to acquire Connectem, a privately-held company in the LTE virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) market. Connectem provides vEPC solutions that leverage cloud computing, network virtualization, and software networking technologies to deliver higher scale and efficiency on x86-based servers.
buyer: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD:$2,382.24)
Founded in 1995, Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. is an industry leader in providing reliable, high-performance network solutions that help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a virtualized world where applications and information reside anywhere. "
target: Connectem
Connectem provides highly-differentiated vEPC solutions with unique architectural attributes that leverage cloud computing, network virtualization, and software networking technologies to deliver higher scale and efficiency on industry-standard x86-based servers.
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closed 12/3/2014 via Market Wire

Alpha Technologies Inc., acquired Cheetah Technologies, L.P.

synopsis: Alpha Technologies, worldwide power solutions provider, announced its acquisition of Cheetah Technologies based in Pittsburgh, PA. Cheetah is a leading developer and supplier of network monitoring hardware and software solutions for the Global Cable and Broadband industry.
buyer: Alpha Technologies Inc.
Alpha Technologies Inc. provides the communications industry with the most reliable, technologically advanced and cost-effective powering solutions available. Alpha provides a full line of power products. "
target: Cheetah Technologies, L.P.
Cheetah Technologies is a leading developer and supplier of network monitoring hardware and software solutions for the Global Cable and Broadband industry. Cheetah enables the highest performance in cable television networks and the highest quality in video delivery systems.
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announced 10/30/2014 via BNC Analysis

Beijing Ultrapower Software Co., Ltd., will acquire MetarNet

synopsis: Beijing Ultrapower Software intended to buy 100% of MetarNet Technologies. MetarNet researches, develops, and sells OSS software needed in communication and computer network and provides OSS solutions for network in each field.
buyer: Beijing Ultrapower Software Co., Ltd. (SZSE:30000:$355.17)
Beijing Ultrapower Software provides information technology (IT) operation, maintenance and management solutions. The company develops and distributes software products, technology services, and system integration tools. "
target: MetarNet
Based in China, Beijing Tianyuan MetarNet Technologies Co Ltd researches, develops, and sells OSS software needed in communication and computer network and provides Operations Support Systems ("OSS") solutions for network in each field.
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closed 10/3/2014 via PR Newswire

Anite, acquired Xceed Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Anite, a global leader in wireless network testing technology, announced the acquisition of Xceed Technologies Inc, to meet the growing market requirements for data analysis and post-processing and to further expand its network testing product portfolio. Xceed Technologies Inc. will be integrated into Anite's Network Testing business unit.
buyer: Anite (LSE:AIE:$185.48)
Anite plc is a leading provider of software and solutions to the international wireless market, supplying major device, chipset and network equipment manufacturers, mobile operators and test houses. They provide mobile device, infrastructure and network testing systems. "
target: Xceed Technologies Inc.
Xceed Technologies is the global leader in wireless network optimization and rules-based performance management solutions for the wireless industry. Its innovative software and service solutions include WindCatcher Plus, BenchMarker, and Xynergy.
price ($mm)
$25
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$12
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$2
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closed 2/13/2014 via BNC Analysis

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., acquired Fastwire Pte Limited

synopsis: Huawei is planning to start selling operational support systems directly to telcos and has acquired Australian OSS provider Fastwire as part of the new focus. Fastwire, based in Sydney, Australia, was founded in 1998. It provides advanced technology network infrastructure and OSS products to large enterprises and telcos.
buyer: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Huawei is a leading telecom solutions provider. Through continuous customer-centric innovation, they have established end-to-end advantages in Telecom Network Infrastructure, Application & Software, Professional Services and Devices. "
target parent: Macquarie Group Limited
target: Fastwire Pte Limited
Fastwire's solutions speed, assure and secure the delivery and management of complex, multi-layer legacy and next generation network services, enabling their customers to maximise their IT investments by increasing network and operational efficiency and to offer higher quality services.
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closed 10/23/2013 via BusinessWire

InfoVista, acquired Aexio

synopsis: InfoVista, the global leader of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions, announced that it has acquired Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-based mobile network optimization specialist Aexio.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: InfoVista
Infovisa is an independent provider of data processing systems and related services for bank trust departments, independent trust companies, not-for-profit foundations, colleges, and universities. "
target: Aexio
Aexio has seen significant uptake of its best-of-breed network optimization software solutions, especially among mobile operators looking at using live network measurements to improve their network performance.
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closed 3/8/2013 via Market Wire

JDS Uniphase Corp., acquired Arieso

synopsis: JDSU announced it has acquired Arieso, a global leader in location-aware software solutions that enable mobile network operators to boost 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE network performance and enrich the mobile subscriber experience. The acquisition advances JDSU's mobility strategy by extending visibility and providing critical intelligence.
buyer: JDS Uniphase Corp. (JDSU:$1,676.90)
JDSU innovates and collaborates with customers to build and operate the highest-performing and highest-value networks in the world. Its diverse technology portfolio also fights counterfeiting and enables high-powered commercial lasers for a range of applications. "
target: Arieso
Arieso is the world's leading provider of intelligent, location aware solutions that enable mobile network operators to focus their businesses on the evolving desires and expectations of their customers.
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closed 2/15/2013 via PE Hub

Opera Software, acquired Skyfire Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Opera Software is buying Skyfire Labs, a leader in mobile video optimization and cloud solutions for mobility. Skyfire is known for its Rocket Optimizer™ software. This allows mobile operators to leverage cloud computing to optimize virtually any video and other multimedia on crowded cell towers, including 3G and 4G LTE networks.
buyer: Opera Software (OPERA:$496.80)
Opera Software makes web browsers for desktop computers, mobile phones and tablets, and connected devices such as TVs. Their business also includes mobile advertising services and solutions. Their aim is to give users the best internet experience on any device and any platform. "
target: Skyfire Labs, Inc.
Skyfire, headquartered in Mountain View, California, is known for its Rocket Optimizer™ software. This allows mobile operators to leverage cloud computing to optimize virtually any video and other multimedia on crowded cell towers, including 3G and 4G LTE networks.
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announced 12/19/2012 via Company Press Release

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire BroadHop, Inc.

synopsis: Cisco announced its intent to acquire Denver, Colorado-based BroadHop. BroadHop is a provider of next-generation policy control and service management technology for carrier networks worldwide.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$51,904.00)
Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Dominating the market for Internet protocol-based networking equipment, Cisco provides routers and switches used to direct data, voice, and video traffic. "
target: BroadHop, Inc.
BroadHop's policy control solutions enable telecom service providers to take control of their converged networks. Its open policy platform is the only one designed to support all elements of policy control, making it possible to efficiently control, monetize, and personalize any service.
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closed 12/17/2012 via Market Wire

Cisco Systems, Inc., acquired Cariden Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Cisco announced it has completed the acquisition of privately held Cariden Technologies, Inc., a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based supplier of network planning, design and traffic management solutions for telecommunications service providers.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$51,904.00)
Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Dominating the market for Internet protocol-based networking equipment, Cisco provides routers and switches used to direct data, voice, and video traffic. "
target: Cariden Technologies, Inc.
Cariden Technologies, Inc. provides design, planning, and operational automation intelligence for managing networks. It offers MATE software that provides IP/MPLS traffic management solutions, which include maintenance planning, congestion mitigation, troubleshooting, and network look-ahead.
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announced 10/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Intel Corporation, will acquire Smart Edge

synopsis: Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Smart Edge™ intelligent-edge platform business from Pivot Technology Solutions Inc., an IT infrastructure and service provider. Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC).
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of computer products and technologies. It delivers computer, networking, and communications platforms. "
target parent: Pivot Technology Solutions
target: Smart Edge
Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC). With Smart Edge, enterprises and communications service providers can enable cloud-like services closer to the user on the customer-premise or network edge.
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announced 10/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Intel Corporation, will acquire Smart Edge

synopsis: Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Smart Edge™ intelligent-edge platform business from Pivot Technology Solutions Inc., an IT infrastructure and service provider. Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC).
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of computer products and technologies. It delivers computer, networking, and communications platforms. "
target parent: Pivot Technology Solutions
target: Smart Edge
Smart Edge is a cloud-native, scalable and secure platform for multi-access edge computing (MEC). With Smart Edge, enterprises and communications service providers can enable cloud-like services closer to the user on the customer-premise or network edge.
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closed 8/16/2018 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Vertex.AI

synopsis: Intel announced it has acquired Vertex.AI, a company that brings the full power of deep learning to every device, big or small. They add visual intelligence capabilities to edge devices with their Vision framework and deliver advanced deep learning capabilities to any device with their fully supported Vantage platform.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of computer products and technologies. It delivers computer, networking, and communications platforms. "
target: Vertex.AI
Vertex.AI brings the full power of deep learning to every device, big or small. They add visual intelligence capabilities to edge devices with their Vision framework and deliver advanced deep learning capabilities to any device with their fully supported Vantage platform.
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closed 6/25/2018 via BusinessWire

DataDirect Networks Inc., purchased Lustre File System from Intel Corporation

synopsis: DataDirect Networks (DDN®), the world’s leading big data storage supplier to data-intensive, global organizations, has announced its acquisition of Intel’s Lustre File System business and related assets for undisclosed terms. Lustre has long been recognized as the industry's most advanced parallel file system technology.
buyer: DataDirect Networks Inc.
DataDirect Networks (DDN) is the world’s leading big data storage supplier to data-intensive, global organizations. They are based in Chatsworth, CA. "
seller: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
The acquisition includes the assets of the Lustre File System from Intel. Lustre has long been recognized as the industry's most advanced parallel file system technology. Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation and technology company.
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closed 6/26/2018 via BusinessWire

TPG Capital, acquired Wind River

synopsis: TPG Capital, the global private equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Wind River®, a leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT).
buyer: TPG Capital
TPG is a leading global alternative asset firm with more than $79 billion of assets under management. TPG’s investment platforms are across a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, growth venture, real estate, credit, and public equity. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Wind River
Wind River is a world leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things. The company has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981, and its technology is found in more than 2 billion products.
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announced 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Groupe Renault, will purchase French Embedded Software R&D Activity from Intel Corporation

synopsis: Renault has announced the signing of a final agreement to acquire Intel’s French embedded software R&D activity based in Toulouse and Sophia-Antipolis, France. Intel’s French R&D teams, which hold established software development expertise complementary to Renault’s, will bring Renault expertise, advanced methods and tools.
buyer: Groupe Renault (ENXTPA:RNO:$67,452.99)
Groupe Renault has been making cars since 1898. Today it is an international multi-brand group, selling more than 2.8 million vehicles in 125 countries in 2015, with 36 manufacturing sites, 12,000 points of sales and employing more than 120,000 people. "
seller: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel’s French embedded software R&D activity is based in Toulouse and Sophia-Antipolis, France. Intel’s French R&D teams hold established software development expertise. They use advanced methods and tools, plus have access to a sound network of suppliers, laboratories and partner companies.
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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:$70,386.00)
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.
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closed 11/3/2016 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired VOKE

synopsis: Intel, a multinational corporation and technology company, has acquired VOKE, which specializes in immersive sports video experiences. VOKE's signature product is TrueVR™, which allows viewers to delve into the midst of events from various angles and zoom in on specific details.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
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: VOKE
VOKE is bringing to market a live event virtual reality (VR) platform that has already caught the attention of several professional sports franchises. VOKE's signature product is TrueVR™, which allows viewers to delve into the midst of events from various angles and zoom in on specific details.
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closed 9/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

TPG Capital, acquired McAfee, Inc.

synopsis: McAfee, once one of the household names in computer security software, is poised to become an independent business once more. Intel said it had sold a majority stake in its cybersecurity business to the investment firm TPG.
buyer: TPG Capital
TPG is a leading global private investment firm that has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. empowers businesses, the public sector, and home users to safely experience the benefits of the Internet. The company delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world.
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announced 8/9/2016 via Reuters

Intel Corporation, will acquire Nervana Systems

synopsis: Intel signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nervana Systems, a recognized leader in deep learning. Nervana has a fully-optimized software and hardware stack for deep learning. Their IP and expertise in accelerating deep learning algorithms will expand Intel’s capabilities in the field of AI.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
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: Nervana Systems
Nervana has a fully-optimized software and hardware stack for deep learning. Using deep learning as a computational paradigm, they are optimizing from hardware to software to develop intelligent solutions for real-world problems.
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closed 5/26/2016 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Itseez

synopsis: Intel has acquired computer vision startup Itseez as it moves further in the Internet of Things and automotive electronics markets. Itseez is a software R&D company focused on computer vision.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
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: Itseez
Itseez is a software R&D company focused on computer vision. Itseez provides consulting services to the industry leaders, helping them to create next generation products.
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closed 4/6/2016 via Company Press Release

Wind River Systems, acquired Arynga

synopsis: Wind River announced it has added the Arynga software product line to its automotive portfolio. Arynga provides over-the-air (OTA) update software for automotive solutions, including both software-over-the-air (SOTA) and firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) update technologies. Arynga’s software and development team are now part of Wind River.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: Wind River Systems
Wind River is the global leader in Device Software Optimization (DSO). Wind River enables companies to develop, run and manage device software faster, better, at lower cost and more reliably. Wind River platforms are pre-integrated, fully standardized, enterprise-wide development solutions. "
target: Arynga
Arynga, Inc. operates as a software solutions and services company. The company focuses on delivering wireless solutions for transportation, energy, oil and gas, and consumer electronics companies. It offers CarSync, a software/firmware update module for automotive companies.
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announced 3/9/2016 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Replay Technologies

synopsis: Intel, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue, is buying Replay Technologies, an Israeli company that helps sports broadcasters show a panoramic view of the action.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
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: Replay Technologies
Replay Technologies' vision is to power the next big revolution in video by using their proprietary freeD™ technology to create novel viewing experiences. They help sports broadcasters show a panoramic view of the action.
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announced 10/28/2015 via BNC Analysis

Websense, Inc., will acquire Stonesoft

synopsis: Raytheon Company's Websense, a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft, is buying Intel Corp's Stonesoft, a Finnish cybersecurity arm that delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management.
buyer parent: Raytheon Company
buyer: Websense, Inc.
Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced, adaptive cyber security that protects critical data wherever it resides and gives actionable intelligence across the entire threat lifecycle. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Stonesoft (SFT1V:HEX:$52.10)
Stonesoft Corporation delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management. The company leads research into advanced cyber threats and the advanced evasion techniques (AETs) used in stealth, targeted cyber attacks.
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announced 10/26/2015 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Saffron Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Intel, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, is acquiring Saffron, a startup in Cary, North Carolina that makes a cognitive computing platform. Saffron’s software takes in a variety of data on a topic provided by the client and then parses similarities and relationships to “learn” about that topic.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
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: Saffron Technology, Inc.
Saffron Technology, Inc. develops cognitive computing systems that use incremental learning to understand and unify by entity (person, place or thing) the connections between an entity and other “things” in data, along with the context of their connections and their raw frequency counts.
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closed 10/2/2015 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, acquired Havok Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft has acquired Havok, the leading provider of 3D physics, from Intel. The company is a technology supplier in the games industry and the leading real-time physics creator.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$125,843.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Havok Inc.
As a leading provider of game development technologies, Havok has over 15 years of experience servicing the most demanding technology requirements for leading game developers.
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announced 8/26/2015 via Company Press Release

TIBCO Software Inc., will acquire Mashery, Inc.

synopsis: TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, analytics, and event processing, announced it will acquire Mashery, the industry leader in Application Programming Interface (API) management. The company was founded to help customers take advantage of APIs to build new revenue channels, speed time to market, and spur innovation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBX:$1,076.23)
TIBCO Software empowers executives, developers, and business users with Fast Data solutions that make the right data available in real time for faster answers, better decisions, and smarter action. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Mashery, Inc.
Mashery offers products and services that enable businesses to leverage technology. Mashery was born out of key business needs in the market to enable faster app development and partner growth, provide better more secure API performance, and deliver data-powered insights.
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announced 7/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

Persistent Systems Ltd., will acquire Aepona Group Ltd.

synopsis: Pune-based software product and technology services provider Persistent Systems Ltd (PSI) has agreed to acquire Ireland-based technology firm Aepona Holdings Ltd. The company lets service providers open up their networks to developers by leveraging cloud service.
buyer: Persistent Systems Ltd. (BSE:533179:$488.67)
Persistent Systems builds software that drives their customers business, for enterprises and software product companies with software at the core of their digital transformation. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Aepona Group Ltd.
Aepona provides an industry-proven platform for Service Provider and Enterprise business transformation, allowing organizations to realize the value of their business assets – creating new sources of revenue and opening up new routes to market.
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closed 12/1/2014 via PR Newswire

Intel Security, acquired PasswordBox

synopsis: Intel announced the acquisition of PasswordBox, a Montreal-based and award-winning provider of a cross-platform identity management service that gives users a convenient way to log into all of their websites and applications from any device without having to type or remember passwords.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: Intel Security
With its Security Connected strategy, innovative approach to hardware-enhanced security, and unique Global Threat Intelligence, Intel Security is intensely focused on developing proactive, proven security solutions and services that protect systems and networks for business and personal use. "
target: PasswordBox
Award-winning PasswordBox is the only digital life manager that logs you in instantly to your favorite websites and apps without having to type in, or even memorize, your passwords. Collaborate with secure password sharing, for personal and business purposes.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/8/2014 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, purchased personal assistants platform from Ginger Software

synopsis: Intel Corporation acquired the personal assistants platform from Ginger Software, which designs spell check and grammar check software. The personal assistants platform is a text reader, grammar checker and sentence rephraser that instantly corrects any sentence the user types, and generates personalized practice sessions based on users' mistakes.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. The company operates through PC Client Group, Data Center Group, Other Intel Architecture, Software and Services, and All Other segments. "
seller: Ginger Software
Ginger Software designs spell check and grammar check software. Their personal assistants platform is a text reader, grammar checker and sentence rephraser that instantly corrects any sentence the user types, and generates personalized practice sessions based on users' mistakes.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/21/2014 via PR Newswire

Verizon Communications, purchased Intel Media from Intel Corporation

synopsis: Verizon Communications Inc. and Intel Corporation announced an agreement for Verizon to purchase from Intel the assets of Intel Media, a business division dedicated to the development of Cloud TV products and services.
buyer: Verizon Communications (VZ:$131,087.00)
Verizon Communications Inc., headquartered in New York, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers. "
seller: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel Media is the arm of the chipmaker that ran the OnCue Cloud TV platform that focuses on Cloud TV products and makers of the OnCue online television service.
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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:$70,386.00)
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
announced 5/27/2014 via Reuters

Atos S.A., will acquire Bull SA

synopsis: Atos plans to buy fellow French IT services firm Bull to strengthen its position in the fast-growing cloud computing services sector in the latest rebirth for a brand which recalls the earliest days of computer electronics.
buyer: Atos S.A. (ENXTPA:ATO:$14,178.89)
Atos is an international information technology services company. Serving a global client base, it delivers hi-tech transactional services, consulting and technology services, systems integration and managed services. "
target: Bull SA (ENXTPA:BUL:$1,718.68)
Bull designs and develops servers and software for an open environment, integrating the most advanced technologies, and proposes a wide range of services, from system integration consulting to outsourcing.
price ($mm)[EV]
$812 [$590]
rev ($mm)
$1,737
EBITDA ($mm)
$87
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
6.7x
closed 10/29/2010 via PR Newswire

IBM, acquired BLADE Network Technologies

synopsis: IBM announced it has closed the acquisition of BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), a privately held company based in Santa Clara, CA. BLADE specializes in software and devices that route data and transactions to and from servers.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$79,591.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business. "
target: BLADE Network Technologies
BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), the data center switching company, brings speed and intelligence to the network edge; closer to customers’ business, users and innovations.
price ($mm)
$400
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/27/2010 via Market Wire

Oracle Corporation, acquired Sun Microsystems, Inc.

synopsis: Oracle Corporation announced that it had completed its acquisition of Sun Microsystems, Inc. The Sun Solaris operating system is the leading platform for the Oracle database, Oracle’s largest business. With the acquisition of Sun, Oracle can optimize the Oracle database for some of the unique, high-end features of Solaris.
buyer: Oracle Corporation (ORCL:$39,531.00)
Oracle is the world's largest enterprise software company. The company is a leading provider of systems software, including database management, application development, and application server software. "
target: Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Sun Microsystems develops the technologies that power the global marketplace. Guided by a singular vision -- "The Network is the Computer(TM)" -- Sun drives network participation through shared innovation, community development and open source leadership.
price ($mm)[EV]
$7,085 [$5,639]
rev ($mm)
$12,604
EBITDA ($mm)
$687
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
closed 10/1/2008 via BusinessWire

Dot Hill Systems Corporation, acquired Ciprico

synopsis: Ciprico Inc. closed the asset sale of certain of Ciprico’s intellectual property assets to Dot Hill Systems Corp. Pursuant to bankruptcy proceedings Dot Hill Systems was the winning bidder to acquire all of Ciprico's rights to its RAIDCore™ technology and a joint ownership interest with Ciprico in its NAS intellectual property.
buyer: Dot Hill Systems Corporation (HILL:$243.90)
Delivering innovative technology and global support, Dot Hill empowers the OEM community to bring storage solutions to market, quickly, easily and cost-effectively. "
target: Ciprico
Ciprico Inc. is a leading provider of intelligent storage software, solutions and appliances for business to enterprise class IT servers, professional workstations and digital media workflows.
price ($mm)
$3.15
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/20/2009 via PR Newswire

EMC Corp., acquired Data Domain

synopsis: EMC Corp., the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, announced that it has acquired majority ownership of Data Domain, Inc. Data Domain will become the foundation of a new product division within EMC's storage business focused on the development and delivery of next-generation disk-based backup, recovery and archive solutions.
buyer: EMC Corp. (EMC:$24,566.00)
EMC Corporation is the world leader in products, services, and solutions for information management and storage. They are a trusted provider of information infrastructure. "
target: Data Domain
Data Domain is the leading provider of Capacity Optimized Storage solutions, a critical component of an end-to-end tapeless data protection infrastructure for the enterprise. More than 300 companies worldwide use Data Domain’s family of disk-based storage solutions for data backup and recovery.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,108 [$1,861]*
rev ($mm)
$301
EBITDA ($mm)
$26
EV / rev
8.6x
EV / EBITDA
101.1x
cancelled 6/3/2009 via

Network Appliance Inc., cancelled an acquisition of Data Domain

synopsis: NetApp and Data Domain announced that they have entered into a revised acquisition agreement under which NetApp will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Data Domain common stock for $30 per share in cash and stock in a transaction valued at approximately $1.9B, net of Data Domain's cash.
buyer: Network Appliance Inc. (NTAP:$6,064.00)
NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost efficiency. "
target: Data Domain
Data Domain is the leading provider of Capacity Optimized Storage solutions, a critical component of an end-to-end tapeless data protection infrastructure for the enterprise. More than 300 companies worldwide use Data Domain’s family of disk-based storage solutions for data backup and recovery.
price ($mm)
$2,134
rev ($mm)
$301
EBITDA ($mm)
$26
EV / rev
7.1x
EV / EBITDA
83.5x
cancelled 6/1/2009 via

EMC Corp., cancelled an acquisition of Data Domain

synopsis: EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, proposed to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Data Domain, Inc. for $30.00 per share in cash. EMC's all-cash proposal is superior to the proposed NetApp transaction and EMC is promptly commencing a tender offer for all outstanding Data Domain common stock.
buyer: EMC Corp. (EMC:$24,566.00)
EMC Corporation is the world leader in products, services, and solutions for information management and storage. They are a trusted provider of information infrastructure. "
target: Data Domain
Data Domain is the leading provider of Capacity Optimized Storage solutions, a critical component of an end-to-end tapeless data protection infrastructure for the enterprise. More than 300 companies worldwide use Data Domain’s family of disk-based storage solutions for data backup and recovery.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,108 [$1,861]*
rev ($mm)
$301
EBITDA ($mm)
$26
EV / rev
8.6x
EV / EBITDA
101.1x
closed 9/17/2008 via PR Newswire

Microsoft Corporation, acquired DATAllegro

synopsis: Microsoft Corp. continues to rapidly expand the capabilities of its data platform and is already revealing product road map details following the acquisition of DATAllegro Inc., a provider of large-volume, high-performance data warehouse appliances.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$125,843.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. "
target: DATAllegro
DATAllegro offers the most advanced data warehouse appliance on an enterprise-class platform. By combining DATAllegro's patent-pending software with the industry's leading hardware, storage and database technologies, DATAllegro has taken data warehouse performance and innovation to the next level.
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closed 7/23/2014 via BusinessWire

SanDisk Corporation, acquired Fusion-io, Inc.

synopsis: SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, has acquired Fusion-io, a leading developer of flash-based PCIe hardware and software solutions that enhance application performance in enterprise and hyperscale datacenters.
buyer: SanDisk Corporation (SNDK:$6,341.22)
SanDisk Corporation, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, is a global leader in flash storage solutions. For more than 25 years, SanDisk has expanded the possibilities of storage, providing trusted and innovative products that have transformed the electronics industry. "
target: Fusion-io, Inc. (FIO:$359.35)
Fusion-io accelerates the data-intensive applications that enrich our lives. As the industry leader, they provide the most advanced portfolio of flash memory products for small businesses to the world's largest data centers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,263 [$1,038]
rev ($mm)
$387
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/29/2003 via

synopsis: NYFIX, Inc. NYFX announced that it has completed its acquisition of Renaissance Trading Technologies, which was effective July 1, 2003. NYFIX had previously acquired an 18% equity interest in Renaissance. Renaissance brings to NYFIX a complete state-of-the-art NASDAQ market access trading platform and workstation system...
buyer parent: Warburg Pincus
buyer: NYFIX, Inc. (NYFX:$109.99)
A pioneer in electronic trading solutions, NYFIX continues to transform trading through innovation. The NYFIX Marketplace™ is a global community of trading counterparties utilizing innovative services that optimize the business of trading. "
target:
price ($mm)
$362*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Alarm.com, Inc., acquired OpenEye

synopsis: Alarm.com announced a majority-stake acquisition of OpenEye, a leading provider of cloud-managed video surveillance solutions for the commercial market. OpenEye is an innovator in the design and development of cloud-centric software solutions for video management, business intelligence, and loss prevention.
buyer: Alarm.com, Inc. (ALRM:$457.25)
Alarm.com is the leading platform for the intelligently connected property. Their security, video monitoring, intelligent automation and energy management solutions are available through their network of thousands of professional service providers in North America and around the globe. "
target: OpenEye
OpenEye is an innovator in the design and development of cloud-centric software solutions for video management, business intelligence, and loss prevention. All OpenEye Web Services platform software is developed in Liberty Lake, Washington and many of OpenEye's products are made in America.
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closed 3/20/2019 via PE Hub

Laurel Solutions, acquired Servelec Technologies Limited

synopsis: Laurel Solutions, a company that invests in leading companies to shape the smart use and development of industrial technology, has acquired Servelec Technologies, a UK-based provider of remote telemetry units, secure SCADA systems and business optimisation software.
buyer parent: FFL Partners, LLC
buyer: Laurel Solutions
Laurel Solutions invests in leading companies to shape the smart use and development of industrial technology. Their companies provide commercial and industrial hardware, software and connectivity solutions that improve productivity, safety, and environmental performance. "
target: Servelec Technologies Limited
Founded in 1977, Servelec Technologies is a UK-based provider of remote telemetry units, secure SCADA systems and business optimisation software. Their solutions provide complete end-to-end automation and optimization solutions to clients around the world.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Comcast Corporation, acquired BluVector

synopsis: Comcast announced it has acquired BluVector, a company that uses advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning to provide cybersecurity protection to companies and government agencies. With a proprietary machine-learning engine, BluVector detects, analyzes, and contains a wide range of sophisticated cyber-threats.
buyer: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA:$103,698.00)
Comcast Corporation is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is a video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential and business customers under the XFINITY brand. "
target parent: LLR Partners
target: BluVector
BluVector utilizes machine learning to provide network-based Advanced Threat Detection and reduce response time from months to minutes. BluVector’s Intel grade, high-speed appliance enables SOC analysts and Incident Response teams to gain actionable insight on advanced threats in real time.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Underground Vaults & Storage, Inc., acquired Applianz Technologies

synopsis: Underground Vaults and Storage, Inc., an information management and technology company, announced it has acquired Corner Post Holdings, Inc. DBA Applianz Technologies, an IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) company located in Wichita, Kansas, providing on premise and hosted private cloud solutions in almost all 50 states and 6 countries.
buyer: Underground Vaults & Storage, Inc.
Underground Vaults & Storage specializes in secure records and asset storage and management. UV&S serves national and international clients representing numerous industries including healthcare, legal, financial, insurance, cultural, oil/gas, entertainment, and government. "
target: Applianz Technologies
Applianz Technologies is an IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) company located in Wichita, Kansas, providing on premise and hosted private cloud solutions in almost all 50 states and 6 countries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 12/11/2017 via BusinessWire

Datto merged with Autotask Corporation,

synopsis: Datto, the leading provider of total data protection solutions for businesses around the world, announced it has finalized its acquisition by Vista Equity Partners, a leading investment firm focused on software, data and technology-enabled businesses. Datto is being merged with Autotask, a leading IT Business Management software provider.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Autotask Corporation
Vista Equity Partners invests in software, data and technology-enabled organizations led by world-class management teams with long-term perspective. Vista is a value-added investor, contributing professional expertise and multi-level support towards companies’ realizing their full potential. "
target: Datto
Datto protects business data and provides secure connectivity for tens of thousands of the world's fastest growing companies. Datto’s Total Data Protection solutions deliver uninterrupted access to business data on site, in transit and in the cloud.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 6/2/2017 via PR Newswire

AT&T, will acquire Vyatta

synopsis: AT&T, an American multinational telecommunications conglomerate, has agreed to buy the Vyatta network operating system and associated assets of Brocade Communications Systems. Vyatta provides software-based virtual router, virtual firewall and VPN products for Internet Protocol networks.
buyer: AT&T (T:$183,516.00)
AT&T Inc. helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high-speed Internet and voice services. They’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. They offer the best global coverage of any U.S. wireless provider. "
target parent: Broadcom Limited
target: Vyatta
Vyatta provides software-based virtual router, virtual firewall and VPN products for Internet Protocol networks (IPv4 and IPv6). The Brocade 5600 vRouter (formerly Vyatta 5600 vRouter) is the networking industry leader in software innovation.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/9/2017 via BusinessWire

LLR Partners, acquired BluVector

synopsis: LLR Partners announced the acquisition of BluVector, an advanced, next-generation machine learning threat detection and cyber hunting solution, from Northrop Grumman Corporation. BluVector is a cyber-threat detection and hunting platform that defends enterprises against evolving security threats.
buyer: LLR Partners
LLR Partners is a lower middle market private equity firm providing capital and strategic guidance to growth companies. They invest in a broad range of industries, with an emphasis on software, tech-enabled services and healthcare. "
target parent: Northrop Grumman Corporation
target: BluVector
BluVector utilizes machine learning to provide network-based Advanced Threat Detection and reduce response time from months to minutes. BluVector’s Intel grade, high-speed appliance enables SOC analysts and Incident Response teams to gain actionable insight on advanced threats in real time.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/12/2016 via PR Newswire

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired Untangle

synopsis: Untangle® Inc., a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium business, announced that it has been acquired by Providence Strategic Growth (PSG), the growth equity affiliate of Providence Equity Partners, a global private equity firm with $47 billion in assets under management.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a premier, global asset management firm with $47 billion in assets under management across complementary private equity and credit businesses. Providence pioneered a sector-focused approach to private equity investing. "
target parent: Total Defense, Inc.
target: Untangle
Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity designed specifically for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding businesses, home offices, nonprofits, schools and governmental organizations. Untangle's award-winning network security solutions are trusted by over 40,000 customers around the world.
price ($mm)
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Ticker: CMRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Comarco, Inc.
Comarco provides mobile power solutions through its ChargeSource line of multi-function universal mobile power products which can simultaneously power and charge multiple devices such as notebook computers, mobile phones, BlackBerry smartphones, iPods, and many other rechargeable mobile devices.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$26.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($8.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($8.96)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
36
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Ticker: XTRA:CYR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
cyan AG
cyan is a European provider of intelligent, white labeled IT security solutions. Their main business areas are mobile security solutions for the end customers of mobile network operators and fixed line internet service providers, the insurance & financial services sector and government institutions.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SNCR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
Synchronoss Technologies is the leader in mobile cloud innovation and software-based activation for mobile carriers around the world. The company’s technology solutions allow customers to connect, synchronize and activate connected devices and services that empower enterprises and consumers.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$474.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$115.99
EBIT ($mm)
$77.00
Net Income ($mm)
$35.14
Employees
1765
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Ticker: NMSS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NMS Communications
NMS Communications
NMS Communications is a leading provider of technologies and solutions for mobile applications and infrastructure. NMS develops products that enable new mobile voice, data and video applications and improve the performance and quality of wireless networks.
year
2007
rev ($mm)
$82.45
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.80)
EBIT ($mm)
($8.81)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
347
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Ticker: TSX:VCM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vecima Networks
Based in Canada, Vecima Networks Inc. is a globally recognized leader in creating breakthrough technology solutions that empower network service providers to connect people and enterprises to information and entertainment worldwide.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$56.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.21
EBIT ($mm)
$8.06
Net Income ($mm)
$14.36
Employees
352
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Ticker: SIX:MYRN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Myriad Group AG
Myriad Group AG
Myriad Group AG is a global leader in mobile technology and has shipped software in more than 2 billion devices. Its comprehensive portfolio includes browsers, messaging, Java, user interfaces and middleware for all types of mobile phones, from ultra-low cost handsets to advanced smartphones.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$56.29
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.06)
EBIT ($mm)
($25.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: CPAH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CounterPath Solutions, Inc.
CounterPath Solutions, Inc. is a developer of award-winning, carrier-grade VoIP and Video over IP SIP softphones for telecom and Internet telephony service providers, cable operators, IP-PBX manufacturers and infrastructure manufacturers.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$12.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: AIM:IMO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IMImobile Pvt Ltd.
IMImobile Pvt Ltd.
IMImobile provides software and services which help businesses capitalise on the growth in mobile communication. The company’s solutions allow customers to use mobile as a channel to create new revenue streams, as CRM and customer engagement channel and as a channel to improve business operations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$173.44
EBITDA ($mm)
$21.12
EBIT ($mm)
$12.51
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1100
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Ticker: AKAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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: INTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intel Corporation
Intel Corporation
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.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$70,386.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$32,422.00
EBIT ($mm)
$22,476.00
Net Income ($mm)
$19,746.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: AMD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., a semiconductor company, provides processing solutions for the computing, graphics, and consumer electronics markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. It offers microprocessor products, including servers and workstation microprocessors, notebook microproce
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$3,793.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($222.00)
EBIT ($mm)
($373.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
9100
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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: SET:EIC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Electronics Industry Company Asia
Electronics Industry Company Asia
Electronic Industry Public Company Limited’s core business is the manufacture of electronic components with investments in businesses with growth potential and high returns.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$5.23
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.46)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.85)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
399
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Ticker: DELL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dell Technologies
Dell Technologies
Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that helps organizations and individuals build their digital future and transform how they work and live. It provides customers with the industry’s broadest and most innovative technology and services portfolio spanning from edge to core cloud.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$91,601.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$8,919.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,139.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,534.00
Employees
157000
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Ticker: IBM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IBM
IBM
IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$79,591.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$16,710.00
EBIT ($mm)
$12,230.00
Net Income ($mm)
$8,728.00
Employees
350600
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Ticker: HPQ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HP
HP
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. With the broadest technology portfolio spanning printing, personal systems, software, services and IT infrastructure, HP delivers solutions for customers' most complex challenges.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$58,715.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$4,994.00
EBIT ($mm)
$4,315.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,215.00
Employees
55000
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Ticker: MLNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mellanox Technologies
Mellanox Technologies
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency and delivering data faster.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$406.48
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.27
EBIT ($mm)
($16.27)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1471
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Ticker: SGX:E27
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eucon Holding Limited
Eucon Holding Limited
Eucon Holding Limited is an integrated PCB (printed circuit board) service provider and a LED-related lighting products manufacturer. Its suite of PCB solutions being mechanical drilling, laser drilling, routing and PCB manufacturing are provided through its 6 plants (1 in Taiwan and 5 in Shanghai).
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$31.06
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.63)
EBIT ($mm)
($8.10)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
725
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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: ENXTPA:INSD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INSIDE Secure
INSIDE Secure
Inside Secure is at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, providing software, silicon IP, tools and know-how needed to protect customers’ transactions, content, applications, and communications.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$46.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.18
EBIT ($mm)
$6.80
Net Income ($mm)
$4.62
Employees
160
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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: 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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