video communication applications

closed 5/11/2016 via BNC Analysis

Airtime Media Inc, acquired vLine

synopsis: Airtime, a live social video company located in San Francisco, has acquired vLine, a company that offers the leading WebRTC video chat platform. vLine link lets anyone start a free video chat in one click.
buyer: Airtime Media Inc
Airtime is a live social video company located in San Francisco. Their small team shares a passion for using the latest video technology to bring people together. "
target: vLine
vLine offers the leading WebRTC video chat platform. vLine link lets anyone start a free video chat in one click. vLine for developers lets companies use their platform to add customized video chat to their site.
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closed 3/20/2012 via PR Newswire

Vivox, Inc., acquired Droplet, Inc.

synopsis: Vivox Inc., a leader in social communications, announced its acquisition of Droplet Inc., a developer of unique, patented technology to deliver a high-quality video chat experience on mobile networks. Vivox will integrate Droplet's mobile video software into its VoiceEverywhere™ platform.
buyer: Vivox, Inc.
Vivox's VoiceEverywhereTM enables social communications anytime, anywhere, and on any device. Vivox provides communication applications for social experiences where consumers interact on the Web, on their mobile devices or within gaming or social networking environments. "
target: Droplet, Inc.
Droplet's unique innovations in all-software video processing leverage and enhance the evolution of the Internet as a software-enabled platform for communications services, business collaboration, entertainment, and social networking.
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closed 8/1/2018 via PR Newswire

Vonage Holdings Corporation, acquired TokBox, Inc.

synopsis: Vonage Holdings Corp. has acquired TokBox Inc. ("TokBox"), a subsidiary of Telefonica, S.A. ("Telefonica") in an all-cash transaction. San Francisco-based TokBox is the industry-leader in WebRTC programmable video.
buyer: Vonage Holdings Corporation (VG:$1,295.67)
Vonage embraced technology to transform how companies communicate to create better business outcomes. Their unique cloud communications platform brings together a robust unified communications solution with the agility of embedded, contextual communications APIs. "
target parent: Telefonica S.A.
target: TokBox, Inc.
TokBox develops and operates the OpenTok Platform, making it fast and easy to add live video communications into online and mobile websites, apps and services. The scalable, customizable platform gives users the creative freedom to develop any video interaction.
price ($mm)
$35
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closed 10/25/2012 via BusinessWire

Telefonica Digital, acquired TokBox, Inc.

synopsis: Telefónica Digital announced its acquisition of TokBox, the leading video communications platform. TokBox, based in San Francisco, builds on Telefónica Digital’s strategy of driving innovation in its core business of communications, with capabilities that will now extend beyond voice and messaging to live video.
buyer parent: Telefonica S.A.
buyer: Telefonica Digital
Telefónica Digital's mission is to seize the opportunities within the digital world and deliver new growth for Telefónica through research & development, venture capital, global partnerships and digital services such as cloud computing, mobile advertising, M2M and eHealth. "
target: TokBox, Inc.
OpenTok from TokBox is the leading global online video communications platform, enabling the addition of live group video communications into any web property.
price ($mm)
$12
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closed 6/5/2012 via

Avaya Inc., acquired RADVISION Ltd.

synopsis: RADVISION LTD., a leading technology and end-to-end solution provider for unified visual communications, announced that it has completed its previously announced sale to Avaya. RADVISION is a leading provider of videoconferencing and telepresence technologies over IP and wireless networks.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Avaya Inc. (AVYA:$2,968.00)
Avaya Inc. is a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions, providing unified communications, contact centers, data solutions and related services to companies of all sizes around the world. "
target: RADVISION Ltd.
RADVISION is a leading provider of videoconferencing and telepresence technologies over IP and wireless networks. It teams with its channel and service provider partners to offer end-to-end visual communications that help businesses collaborate more efficiently.
price ($mm)[EV]
$219 [$164]
rev ($mm)
$78
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.1x
EV / EBITDA
cancelled 6/29/2020 via BusinessWire

Qumu, Inc. cancelled merger with Synacor, Inc.,

synopsis: Synacor, Inc., a cloud-based software and services company, and Qumu Corporation, a leading provider of tools to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of live and on-demand video for the enterprise, have mutually agreed to terminate their proposed all-stock merger agreement.
buyer: Synacor, Inc. (SYNC:$84.09)
Synacor is a cloud-based software and services company serving global video, internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises. Synacor’s mission is to enable its customers to better engage with their consumers. "
target: Qumu, Inc. (QUMU:$24.49)
Qumu is the leading provider of best-in-class tools to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of live and on-demand video for the enterprise. The Qumu platform enables global organizations to drive employee engagement, increase access to video, and modernize the workplace.
price ($mm)[EV]
$33 [$25]
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
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closed 10/10/2011 via BusinessWire

Rimage Corporation, acquired Qumu, Inc.

synopsis: Rimage Corporation, the industry-leading provider of on-demand CD/DVD/Blu-ray Disc™ publishing systems, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Qumu, Inc., the leader in enterprise video communications.
buyer: Rimage Corporation (RIMG:$83.63)
Rimage Corporation helps businesses deliver digital content directly and securely to their customers and employees. Its disc publishing business supplies customers with industry-leading solutions that archive, distribute and protect content on CDs, DVDs and Blu-Ray Discs™. "
target: Qumu, Inc. (QUMU:$24.49)
Qumu, Inc. is a business video platform provider, empowering organizations to better engage and inspire employees, improve productivity, and reduce costs. The largest Global 1000 companies depend on Qumu’s video platform to capture, manage, and distribute live and on-demand content.
price ($mm)[EV]
$53 [$65]
rev ($mm)
$13
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
6.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/19/2014 via Company Press Release

Barco n.v., acquired X2O Media, Inc.

synopsis: Barco, a global leader in professional visualization systems, announces the acquisition of Montreal (Canada) based enterprise communication specialist X2O Media. X2O offers a new, innovative way to communicate with employees: deliver targeted channels featuring videos, images and live data to employees on the device that’s best suited to them.
buyer: Barco n.v. (ENXTBR:BAR:$1,330.93)
Barco, a global technology company, designs and develops visualization products for a variety of selected professional markets: medical imaging, media & entertainment, infrastructure & utilities, traffic & transportation, defense & security, education & training and corporate AV. "
target: X2O Media, Inc.
X2O offers a new, innovative way to communicate with employees: deliver targeted channels featuring videos, images and live data to employees on the device that’s best suited to them. Sounds obvious, but only X2O offers a single, easy-to-use platform for doing that.
price ($mm)
$19
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/3/2013 via BusinessWire

NCR Corporation, acquired uGenius Technology

synopsis: NCR Corporation has purchased uGenius Technology, Inc., a Utah-based pioneer in video banking software. NCR’s acquisition of uGenius will help it continue to grow its APTRA Interactive Teller solution, which lets consumers conduct remote, assisted-teller transactions over an ATM – speaking with a live teller who has control of the machine.
buyer: NCR Corporation (NCR:$6,462.00)
NCR Corporation is a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. NCR’s assisted- and self-service solutions and comprehensive support services address the needs of retail, financial, healthcare, entertainment, and public sector organizations. "
target: uGenius Technology
uGenius Technology is revolutionizing access to live transaction services by creating personal, convenient, and efficient methods of servicing customers through the use of personal video transaction technologies.
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closed 7/6/2009 via Company Press Release

Thomson Reuters, acquired Streamlogics, Inc.

synopsis: Streamlogics announced that the Streamlogics business has been acquired by Thomson Reuters. Streamlogics is a leading provider of webcasting applications and services in North America, with a strong presence in the financial, healthcare and technology sectors.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Powered by the world's most trusted news organization, Thomson Reuters combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target: Streamlogics, Inc.
Streamlogics is a leading global provider of webcasting applications and services to more than 500 enterprises, government agencies and associations. Streamlogics is a trusted provider of integrated webcasting and media portal solutions for businesses throughout North America and Europe.
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closed 1/23/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bose Professional, acquired ZiipRoom

synopsis: Bose Professional, a group within Bose, developing innovative loudspeakers, electronics and software for professional audio applications has announced it's acquisition of ZiipRoom. ZiipRoom is a developer of productivity and connectivity software for meeting rooms, conferences, wireless presentations and devices.
buyer parent: Bose
buyer: Bose Professional
Bose Professional has developed innovative loudspeakers, electronics and software to meet the needs of demanding professional audio applications. Their products are sold only through authorized pro-audio dealers, AV-system integrators and distributors. "
target: ZiipRoom
ZiipRoom is a developer of productivity and connectivity software for meeting rooms, conferences and devices. Their software gathers information and all the hardware in the room bringing it all together seamlessly for one-click access to video conferences, phone calls or wireless presentations.
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announced 6/24/2014 via BusinessWire

Global Tel*Link, will acquire Renovo Software

synopsis: Global Tel*Link (GTL), the leading provider of integrated correctional technology solutions, announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire Renovo Software, the leading provider of video visitation and visitation management solutions.
buyer parent: American Securities Capital Partners
buyer: Global Tel*Link
Global Tel*Link is a provider of sophisticated inmate telecommunications services with a leading share of inmates nationwide including 14 of the 20 largest state contracts. GTL's products, including LazerPhone® and LazerVoice®, are designed for use in any size facility. "
target: Renovo Software
Renovo Software is a leading developer of software solutions for the video communications industry. The Minneapolis-based company designs, develops and supports software solutions that schedule, automate, and manage complex video networks.
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closed 10/17/2013 via PR Web

3CX Ltd., purchased web conferencing technology from e-works

synopsis: 3CX has acquired e-works web conferencing technology. The company is an Italian company which was founded in 1999 and focuses on real time video communication and collaboration. e-works has developed a complete and organic video collaboration platform for Unified Communications.
buyer: 3CX Ltd.
3CX is the developer of 3CX Phone System, an open standard unified communications platform for Windows that works with standard SIP phones and replaces any proprietary PBX. "
seller: e-works
e-works is an Italian company which was founded in 1999 and focuses on real time video communication and collaboration. e-works is selling the web conferencing solution technology which will seamlessly integrate with 3CX Phone System, providing them with a complete Unified Communications solution.
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closed 2/23/2012 via PR Newswire

ClearOne Communications Inc., acquired VCON Telecommunications

synopsis: ClearOne announced it has completed the acquisition of Israel-based VCON Video Conferencing, a leader in high-performance, end-to-end, software video conferencing solutions. It offers standards-based systems and infrastructure, which are operated easily and intuitively over a variety of networks.
buyer: ClearOne Communications Inc. (CLRO:$48.40)
ClearOne Communications is a global communications solutions company that develops and sells conferencing, collaboration, multi-media streaming and connectivity systems for audio, video, and web applications. "
target parent: Emblaze Ltd.
target: VCON Telecommunications
VCON Video Conferencing Ltd. is a leader in high-performance, end-to-end, software video conferencing solutions. It offers standards-based systems and infrastructure, which are operated easily and intuitively over a variety of networks.
price ($mm)
$4.50
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closed 6/3/2016 via BusinessWire

Condeco Software, acquired myVrm

synopsis: International workplace technology specialist Condeco Software has announced the acquisition of myVRM, a New York-based software company with workflow automation expertise in video collaboration, content sharing, unified communications, virtual meetings and analytics.
buyer: Condeco Software
Condeco enable progressive companies to make more informed decisions about their workspaces. Providing insight, easy-to-use software and exceptional design, their connected products transform operations, and help people work more productively in markets around the world. "
target: myVrm
myVRM unlocks the value of business meeting resources via a management, scheduling and workflow automation platform. myVRM was founded on the principle that organizations deserve a more effective way to manage meetings and resources that result in reduced costs and increased productivity.
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closed 12/14/2015 via BusinessWire

EQT, acquired FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.

synopsis: The EQT Mid Market Investment Strategy has agreed to partner with management to acquire FocusVision, a provider of highly secure live video transmissions of qualitative research. EQT Mid Market will support FocusVision by investing in the salesforce, new product innovation, acquisitive growth and platform integration.
buyer: EQT (EQT:$687.20)
EQT is a leading global private equity group with approximately EUR 29 billion in raised capital. EQT has portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US. EQT works with portfolio companies to achieve sustainable growth, operational excellence and market leadership. "
target parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
target: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.
FocusVision is the leading global provider of quantitative and qualitative technology solutions to the market research industry, providing an online survey platform, research facility video streaming, webcam focus groups, ethnography streaming, content management and project management solutions.
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closed 1/30/2013 via PE Hub

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in St. Louis, announced that it has partnered with management to acquire FocusVision Worldwide, Inc. of Stamford, Connecticut. FocusVision is the leading global provider of web-based video streaming, archiving and analytical solutions for the qualitative market research industry.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm with a focus on investing in growing, profitable middle-market companies headquartered in North America. TSCP manages over $800mm in private equity. "
target parent: GenNx360 Capital Partners
target: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.
FocusVision Worldwide is the leading global provider of live video transmission, analysis and archive solutions for the qualitative market research industry. FocusVision delivers the highest audio and video quality, reliability and security for the most advanced research organizations in the world.
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closed 7/3/2013 via Market Wire

ClearSlide Inc., acquired Crunched

synopsis: ClearSlide, provider of the leading sales engagement platform, announced the acquisition of Crunched. Crunched builds smart and simple platform to make it easy to connect with customers. Crunched invested its resources in building its technology, including an online presentation capability, screen sharing, tracking and analytics.
buyer: ClearSlide Inc.
ClearSlide is a sales communications platform. It provides a fully web-based service designed specifically for the communication needs of sales teams. It strives to make customer facing interactions more effective and to ultimately help sales close more business. "
target: Crunched
Crunched is a sales and marketing intelligence platform that helps companies close more deals with deeper insights into their customers. They are backed in their mission to revolutionize sales and marketing by leading investors.
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announced 2/10/2021 via PR Newswire

Match.com, will acquire Hyperconnect, Inc.

synopsis: Match Group and Hyperconnect announced they have reached an agreement for Match Group to acquire Hyperconnect. Hyperconnect is a leading social discovery and video technology company based in Seoul, South Korea that operates two flagship apps: Azar and Hakuna Live.
buyer: Match.com (:$1,863.89)
Match Group is a leading provider of dating products available globally. Their portfolio of brands includes Tinder®, Match®, Meetic®, OkCupid®, Hinge®, Pairs™, PlentyOfFish®, and OurTime®, as well as a number of other brands. "
target: Hyperconnect, Inc.
Hyperconnect is a global video and AI technology company headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. Founded in 2014, Hyperconnect is the operator of groundbreaking social discovery products including real-time video chat app 'Azar' and social livestreaming platform 'Hakuna Live'.
price ($mm)
$1,725
rev ($mm)
$200
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
8.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/26/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Telestream, Inc., acquired Sherpa Digital Media

synopsis: Telestream, a portfolio company of Genstar Capital and a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced the acquisition of Sherpa Digital Media, a live event hosting and distribution platform used around the world by Fortune 500 companies and others to stream content to their customers, employees, and members.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream provides world-class live and on-demand digital video tools and workflow solutions that allow consumers and businesses to transform video on the desktop and across the enterprise. Telestream products span the entire digital media lifecycle. "
target: Sherpa Digital Media
Sherpa consolidates live and on-demand video so users can focus on creating top-quality content. With Sherpa’s virtual event platform and production services, people can hit the ground running with immersive webinars, webcasts, and event experiences, integrated with the tools you already use today.
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vLine

Droplet, Inc.

TokBox, Inc.

TokBox, Inc.

RADVISION Ltd.

Qumu, Inc.

Qumu, Inc.

X2O Media, Inc.

uGenius Technology

Streamlogics, Inc.

ZiipRoom

Renovo Software

e-works

VCON Telecommunications

myVrm

FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.

FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.

Crunched

Hyperconnect, Inc.

Sherpa Digital Media

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EBITDA ($mm)
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Qumu Corporation provides the tools businesses need to create, manage, secure, distribute and measure the success of their videos. Qumu's innovative solutions release the power in video to engage and empower employees, partners and clients.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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Agora, Inc.
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EBITDA ($mm)
$3.68
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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V-cube, Inc.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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ATEME is the emerging leader of video delivery infrastructure, servicing the world greatest content and service providers. ATEME was founded in 1991 as a design house for video compression. Shortly afterwards, ATEME introduced a complete video delivery solution.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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Net Insight AB
Net Insight AB
Net Insight’s products enable lossless video transport at any scale – from live contribution via Internet, to ultra-high-definition distribution in managed media networks spanning the globe.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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