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closed 4/25/2006 via BusinessWire

Lawson Software, acquired Intentia International AB

synopsis: Lawson Software, Inc. and Intentia International announced the fulfillment of conditions of the offer and the completion of their combination. The combination of Lawson and Intentia creates a global leader in enterprise applications with approximately 4,000 customers in more than 40 countries.
buyer: Lawson Software
Lawson Software's solutions include Enterprise Performance Management, Supply Chain Management, Enterprise Resource Planning, Customer Relationship Management, Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Asset Management and industry-tailored applications. "
target: Intentia International AB
Intentia is one of the world's leading suppliers of collaboration solutions, with more than 3,100 employees who serve more than 3,500 customers in the manufacturing, maintenance and distribution industries via a global network spanning some 40 countries.
price ($mm)
$388
rev ($mm)
$397
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1.0x
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closed 10/15/2007 via BusinessWire

Accenture, acquired H.B. Maynard and Co., Inc

synopsis: Accenture has completed its acquisition of H.B. Maynard and Co., Inc. (Maynard), a privately held consulting, software and training firm that provides workforce-productivity-management solutions to help companies improve their performance and market competitiveness.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$53,736.36)
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high performance businesses and governments. "
target: H.B. Maynard and Co., Inc
Maynard helps leading retailers and manufacturers improve workforce performance by providing tools, training and expertise in labor management, best methods, workplace organization, labor standards and staffing. Results focus on reducing labor costs while meeting customer service objectives.
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closed 6/11/2007 via Company Description

Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired Kronos Incorporated

synopsis: Kronos® Incorporated announced the completion of the acquisition of Kronos by entities affiliated with Hellman & Friedman Capital Partners VI, L.P., a private equity investment firm.
buyer: Hellman & Friedman LLC
Founded in San Francisco in 1984, Hellman & Friedman has raised over $25 billion of committed capital and invested in over 60 companies across three principal offices in London, New York and San Francisco. "
target: Kronos Incorporated
Kronos Incorporated empowers organizations around the world to effectively manage their workforce. Kronos delivers software and services that enable organizations to reduce costs, increase productivity, improve employee satisfaction, and ultimately enhance their level of service.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,767 [$1,731]
rev ($mm)
$599
EBITDA ($mm)
$86
EV / rev
3.0x
EV / EBITDA
20.8x
closed 8/8/2005 via BusinessWire

SSA Global Technologies, Inc., acquired Boniva Software, Inc.

synopsis: SSA Global Technologies, Inc., a global provider of extended enterprise solutions and services, today announced the acquisition of Boniva Software, Inc., a leading provider of human capital management applications.
buyer parent: Golden Gate Capital
buyer: SSA Global Technologies, Inc.
SSA Global is a leading provider of extended ERP solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail, services and public organizations worldwide. "
target: Boniva Software, Inc.
Boniva Software offers highly adaptable Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions built on common web-native platform to effectively recruit, assess, develop and retain human capital across extended-enterprise. In order to accelerate revenue growth, drive down costs and improve customer service leve
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closed 10/1/2004 via BusinessWire

Hewitt Associates, Inc., acquired Exult, Inc.

synopsis: Hewitt Associates, Inc., a global human resources services firm, announces the completion of its merger with Exult, Inc., creating the clear leader in the HR business processing outsourcing (BPO) industry. Hewitt and Exult stockholders voted to approve the companies' proposed merger agreement yesterday (September 30, 2004).
buyer: Hewitt Associates, Inc. (HEW:$0.00)
Hewitt Associates administers medical, 401(k), and pension plans on an outsourced basis for more than 2,500 clients (which together have more than 12 million employees). The company also provides consulting for the design, implementation, and operation of many of the same human resources programs. "
target: Exult, Inc.
Exult, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXLT) is the market leader in HR-led business process outsourcing for Global 500 corporations, with headquarters in Irvine, California, and client service centers in the U.S., Canada, Europe and India. Through its proprietary Exult Service Delivery Model(SM), Exult offers compr
price ($mm)
$584
rev ($mm)
$462
EBITDA ($mm)
$30
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1.3x
EV / EBITDA
19.5x
closed 6/9/2004 via BusinessWire

SunGard Corbel, Inc., acquired SBPA Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Capstone Partners, a leading national investment banking advisory firm for the middle market, announced the successful acquisition of SBPA Systems, Inc by SunGard Corbel, an operating unit of SunGard (NYSE:SDS).
buyer parent: SunGard Data Systems Inc.
buyer: SunGard Corbel, Inc.
SunGard Corbel, a leading provider of software and services for the employee benefits industry. Having served thousands of benefit practitioners nationwide for more than a quarter century, our products ensure your operation runs well and has every opportunity to thrive. SunGard Corbel offers a suit "
target: SBPA Systems, Inc.
SBPA Systems has been developing software applications to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of health care delivery to consumers, providers, payers and others responsible for health care administration. SBPA is not only known for developing powerful, flexible, automated solutions that are af
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closed 8/27/2004 via PR Newswire

China.com Corporation, acquired Ross Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Ross Systems, Inc., a global provider of enterprise software for manufacturers, and CDC Software Holdings Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of chinadotcom corporation, an integrated enterprise solution and software company, announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement whereby CDC Software will acquire Ross Systems in a merger valued at
buyer: China.com Corporation (CHINA:$0.00)
A leading global provider of Enterprise Software Solutions to medium and large enterprises. Our solutions include : ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), SCM (Supply Chain Management), CRM (Customer Relationship Management), HRM (Human Resources Management) and BPM (Business Performance Management). "
target: Ross Systems, Inc.
Ross Systems' business software is used by more than 3,000 businesses and other organizations around the world. The company's products include Renaissance CS (available in 16 languages), with financial, decision support, and human resources and payroll packages, as well as extensive enterprise reso
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
$48
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
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1.1x
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4.6x
closed 8/26/2008 via BusinessWire

Salary.com, acquired InfoBasis Limited

synopsis: Salary.com, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand compensation and talent management solutions, announced today that it has acquired InfoBasis Limited – a leading competency-based, learning and development software company located in the United Kingdom for approximately $5 million.
buyer: Salary.com (SLRY:$0.00)
Salary.com is a leading provider of on-demand compensation management solutions helping businesses and individuals manage pay and performance. Salary.com provides companies of all sizes comprehensive on-demand software applications. "
target: InfoBasis Limited
InfoBasis is the leading provider of on-demand, learning and development software to help companies deploy skills-based human resource applications. InfoBasis products help employers better manage key human resource functions.
price ($mm)
$3.70
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closed 8/14/2006 via BusinessWire

A.D.A.M, acquired OnlineBenefits, Inc.

synopsis: A.D.A.M., Inc. has completed its acquisition of privately held OnlineBenefits, Inc., a leading provider of benefit management solutions servicing small to mid-sized employers. The combination of these two market leaders will result in an expanded suite of consumer-directed healthcare services.
buyer: A.D.A.M (ADAM:$0.00)
A.D.A.M., Inc. provides health information services and benefits technology solutions. "
target: OnlineBenefits, Inc.
OnlineBenefits, Inc. is a leading provider of web-based applications serving the benefits management needs of consumers, employers and brokers. Currently, over 1 million employees in more than 5,000 companies use its Benergy(TM) System.
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closed 3/8/2004 via BusinessWire

Workstream Inc., acquired Peopleview, Inc.

synopsis: Workstream Inc., a leading provider of enterprise software and workforce management solutions, today announced that it has acquired the business operations of Peopleview, Inc., a leading developer of Performance Management and corporate compliance software based in San Juan Capistrano, CA.
buyer: Workstream Inc. (WSTM:$7.19)
Workstream provides on-demand compensation; performance and talent management solutions and services that help companies manage the entire employee lifecycle - from recruitment to retirement. Workstream’s Talent Center provides a unified view of all Workstream products and services. "
target: Peopleview, Inc.
PeopleView, Inc. provides real-time decision support for human capital management. The company was founded in 2000 with a vision of helping companies improve their human performance by combining organizational development methodology with the speed and scalability of the Internet. The company boast
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closed 6/1/2007 via BusinessWire

Infor Global Solutions, acquired Workbrain, Inc.

synopsis: Infor today announced the closing of two acquisitions, Hansen Information Technologies and Workbrain Corporation. The acquisition of Workbrain significantly bolsters its presence in human capital management.
buyer parent: Golden Gate Capital
buyer: Infor Global Solutions
Infor is one of the largest private software companies in the world. Infor's vision is to change what businesses expect from an enterprise software provider. Infor develops and acquires proven software products that have rich, built-in functionality. "
target: Workbrain, Inc.
Workbrain provides the most widely deployed web-based workforce management solution for large enterprises. The company is the provider of Total Workforce Management that helps organizations plan, deploy, and manage their workforce to reduce costs, increase sales, and boost employee satisfaction.
price ($mm)[EV]
$208 [$168]
rev ($mm)
$104
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
469.8x
closed 1/3/2005 via BusinessWire

Workstream Inc., acquired ProAct Technologies Corp

synopsis: Workstream Inc., a provider of Enterprise Workforce Management software, today announced the closing of its acquisition of ProAct Technologies, a provider of HR software solutions for personalized benefits, communications and decision support for employers, health plans and HR BPO's.
buyer: Workstream Inc. (WSTM:$7.19)
Workstream provides on-demand compensation; performance and talent management solutions and services that help companies manage the entire employee lifecycle - from recruitment to retirement. Workstream’s Talent Center provides a unified view of all Workstream products and services. "
target: ProAct Technologies Corp
ProAct's flexible, Web-based software delivers personalized benefits and HR information, and provides self-service enrollment and associated decision support. ProAct solutions help employers, health plans and outsourcers automate critical business functions either through its best-of-breed software
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$9.73
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closed 12/4/2008 via BusinessWire

HumanConcepts, purchased Optimize from Taleo Corporation

synopsis: HumanConcepts, the developer of OrgPlus, announced that it had concluded an agreement to acquire Optimize, software used to manage workforce separations, from Taleo Corporation.
buyer: HumanConcepts
HumanConcepts is the leading provider of workforce decision support software. With its OrgPlus technology charting over fifteen million employees for organizations worldwide, including 400 of the Fortune 500, HumanConcepts has defined best practices in workforce modeling and intelligence. "
seller: Taleo Corporation (TLEO:$308.90)
Taleo is the leader in on demand unified talent management solutions that empower organizations of all sizes to assess, acquire, develop and align their workforces for improved business performance.
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closed 5/5/2008 via

Taleo Corporation, acquired Vurv Technology

synopsis: Taleo Corporation the leader in on demand talent management solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vurv Technology, Inc., a privately held talent management software provider, for approximately $128.8 million in cash and stock.
buyer: Taleo Corporation (TLEO:$308.90)
Taleo is the leader in on demand unified talent management solutions that empower organizations of all sizes to assess, acquire, develop and align their workforces for improved business performance. "
target: Vurv Technology
At Vurv Technology we believe the fusion of individual creative energy, talent and passion with the organization's purpose, mission and values creates an unstoppable force for success. Vurv is revolutionizing the way top organizations around the world invest in their people.
price ($mm)[EV]
$105 [$115]
rev ($mm)
$51
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EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/24/2008 via BusinessWire

Beeline, will acquire Chimes, Inc.

synopsis: Beeline, the workforce solutions business unit of MPS Group, Inc. was the successful bidder for the assets of Chimes, a competing vendor management solution. The closing of the transaction is subject to certain contingencies, but it is anticipated that the transaction will close by the end of the month.
buyer parent: MPS Group, Inc.
buyer: Beeline
Beeline offers workforce optimization products and services that deliver automation and best practices in the areas of workforce acquisition, workforce management, and workforce analytics. The modular Beeline solution set spans all types of labor, including permanent, contract and services labor. "
target parent: Axium International, Inc
target: Chimes, Inc.
Chimes, Inc. is a leading provider of e-Procurement solutions for human resource acquisition and management. Chimes combines ISO 9001 compliant procedures, technology, and automates performance evaluations, exit interviews.
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closed 1/31/2008 via

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Cyborg Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Hewitt Associates, Inc. a global human resources services company, announced an agreement to sell assets related to its Cyborg business, a licensed payroll and HR software services organization acquired in 2003 to Vista Equity Partners.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a private equity firm with $1 billion in capital focused on investing in dynamic, successful software and technology-enabled businesses. Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams who have a long-term perspective and are committed leadership in their markets. "
target parent: Hewitt Associates, Inc.
target: Cyborg Systems, Inc.
Hewitt's Cyborg business provides licensed, processed and hosted payroll software services to a number of organizations in the U.S., Canada and the UK.
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closed 10/31/2007 via Company Press Release

Kronos Incorporated, acquired Deploy Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Solidifying its leadership in field-based recruiting and forging deeper into the talent management market, Kronos® Incorporated announced it has acquired Deploy Solutions Inc. Deploy delivers selection and hiring solutions that help organizations increase applicant flow, reduce costs, and improve quality of hires.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Kronos Incorporated
Kronos Incorporated empowers organizations around the world to effectively manage their workforce. Kronos delivers software and services that enable organizations to reduce costs, increase productivity, improve employee satisfaction, and ultimately enhance their level of service. "
target: Deploy Solutions, Inc.
Deploy Solutions delivers talent optimization software that helps companies maximize staffing performance. Unlike other products, Deploy equips customers with applicant tracking, electronic recruiting and talent management technology to support exemplary user experiences for recruiters.
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closed 3/7/2007 via

Taleo Corporation, acquired JobFlash

synopsis: Taleo the leading provider of on demand talent management solutions, has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of privately-held JobFlash, based in Fremont, California in an all-cash transaction. Under the terms of the agreement, Taleo will acquire all of JobFlash's intellectual property, technology, and customers.
buyer: Taleo Corporation (TLEO:$308.90)
Taleo is the leader in on demand unified talent management solutions that empower organizations of all sizes to assess, acquire, develop and align their workforces for improved business performance. "
target: JobFlash
JobFlash enables employers to interact with the broadest pool of job seekers by providing multilingual telephone interactive voice response (IVR) and interview scheduling. With more than 60 customers and over 1,000 hiring locations, JobFlash serves many leading national customers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.55 [$11.35]
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
8.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2007 via PR Newswire

Vurv Technology, acquired People Business Network

synopsis: Vurv a global leader in technology and services for building great workforces, has acquired People Business Network, the leading provider of on-demand workforce optimization solutions that help Fortune 500 companies proactively monitor workforce transitions, analyze workforce metrics, and automate workforce deployment processes.
buyer: Vurv Technology
At Vurv Technology we believe the fusion of individual creative energy, talent and passion with the organization's purpose, mission and values creates an unstoppable force for success. Vurv is revolutionizing the way top organizations around the world invest in their people. "
target: People Business Network
People Business Network is the leading provider of on-demand workforce optimization solutions that help companies align talent against business objectives, track compliance and financial performance metrics around workforce decisions, and optimize workforce deployment processes.
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closed 1/5/2007 via BusinessWire

UnicornHRO, acquired BMH Inc.

synopsis: UnicornHRO, a premier provider of human resources, benefits and payroll solutions, has completed the acquisition of BMH, Inc., the developer of Open4® human resource information and payroll solutions. The acquisition will strengthen UnicornHRO’s position as a major provider of hosted and outsourced HR/Payroll services.
buyer: UnicornHRO
UnicornHRO specializes in fully integrated benefits, payroll, and human resources solutions that can be operated independently by clients or totally outsourced to UnicornHRO. UnicornHRO currently services the HR needs of more than 800 domestic and international companies. "
target: BMH Inc.
Open4® was developed by BMH, Inc. as a totally integrated software system offering human resources information, payroll data, self-service, query and report writing, in one database with the same language and toolset. The software system is used by a wide variety of organizations.
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