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closed 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Rivet Networks

synopsis: Intel has acquired Rivet Networks, a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel is an industry leader, creating world-changing technology that enables global progress and enriches lives. By embedding intelligence in the cloud, network, edge, and every kind of computing device, Intel unleashes the potential of data to transform business and society for the better. "
target: Rivet Networks
Rivet Networks is a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
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closed 8/13/2008 via Market Wire

Linksys Group, Inc., acquired Pure Networks

synopsis: Cisco has completed the purchase of Seattle-based Pure Networks, a leader in home-networking-management software and tools. Pure Networks' solutions allow users to easily set up and manage a home network and connect a range of devices, applications and services.
buyer parent: Cisco Systems, Inc.
buyer: Linksys Group, Inc.
Linksys, a Division of Cisco Systems, Inc., is the recognized global leader in VoIP, Wireless and Ethernet networking for consumer, SOHO and small business users. "
target: Pure Networks
Pure Networks provides networking software that enables consumers and small businesses to enjoy digital technology that simply works and simply connects. Formed in 2002, the Seattle-based company leads the rapidly growing wireless home network management software market.
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$120
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closed 10/16/2007 via PR Newswire

2Wire, acquired Kenati Technologies

synopsis: 2Wire, a provider of broadband service delivery platforms, today announced it has acquired Kenati Technologies, a provider of home networking software products and services.
buyer: 2Wire
2Wire provides global telecom carriers with broadband products, software, and service platforms that enable an integrated triple play of networked data, voice, and media services. Products and services include residential gateways, broadband multimedia set-top boxes and remote management systems. "
target: Kenati Technologies
Kenati Technologies is a developer of device software for the home networking market. Kenati offerings include software solutions for gateway, broadband, wireless, VoIP, VPN, IPTV, and video CPE devices. Products include components from device drivers, to operating systems, to management interfaces.
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closed 10/17/2018 via Company Press Release

Kape Technologies plc, acquired ZenMate

synopsis: ZenMate, the leading VPN service provider owned by the internet security company ZenGuard GmbH, announced a major change in its ownership structure as a result of a 100% share acquisition by Kape Technologies Plc. Kape Technologies develop and distribute a variety of digital products in the online security space.
buyer: Kape Technologies plc (AIM:CROS:$64.11)
Kape is a cybersecurity company focused on helping consumers around the world to have better experience and protection in their digital life. Kape offers products which provide online security, privacy and an optimal online experience. "
target: ZenMate
ZenMate is the leading VPN service provider owned by the internet security company ZenGuard GmbH. Founded in 2013 in Berlin, ZenGuard GmbH provides a multi-platform security software that encrypts and secures user's internet connection and protects their privacy while browsing.
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closed 3/8/2018 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired TunnelBear

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, announced the close of its acquisition of TunnelBear, a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: 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. "
target: TunnelBear
TunnelBear is a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
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closed 7/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avast Software, acquired Zen VPN

synopsis: Zen VPN (zenvpn.science), the critically acclaimed VPN Android app that received glowing reviews and critical acclaim even in its beta release, was acquired by the Anti-virus giant Avast Software.
buyer: Avast Software (LSE:AVST:$871.10)
AVAST Software, maker of the most trusted antivirus in the world, protects nearly 230 million people, computers and mobile devices with its security applications. AVAST's portfolio ranges from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for both consumers and business. "
target: Zen VPN
Zen VPN allows users to secure themselves with one of the best free VPN (Virtual Private Network) for Android. Zen VPN is also considered to be as truly fast VPN with one of the safest and strongest connections.
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closed 9/26/2013 via Reuters

Ford Motor Company, acquired Livio Connect

synopsis: Ford has bought software company Livio in a move the automaker hopes will beef up its in-car connectivity that is critical to winning over younger, more affluent buyers. The acquisition will also help promote the automaker's method of connecting smartphones with the vehicle as an industry standard, which will help speed the pace of app development
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$158,654.00)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. "
target: Livio Connect
Livio Connect is a liaison between consumers' various apps and hardware devices. It’s a protocol that enables users to control today’s apps with their voice or fingers through the physical buttons on hardware equipment — including enabled car stereos, televisions, and home audio systems.
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$10
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closed 9/18/2009 via PR Newswire

Varsity Media Group, Inc., acquired Wireless Grids Corporation

synopsis: Varsity Media Group Acquisition Corp, a wholly owned subsidiary of Varsity Media Group, Inc, announced that it has completed its merger with the Wireless Grids Corporation (WGC). The WGC software based solution is a next generation application that transforms computer networking and wireless infrastructures' ability to interact seamlessly.
buyer: Varsity Media Group, Inc.
Varsity Media Group, Inc. is a “new media” company dedicated to teenagers worldwide. Since 1999, Varsity has been a pioneer in user created content and last year became the first programmer to broadcast it on mobile devices. "
target: Wireless Grids Corporation
The Wireless Grids Corp. software based solution is a next generation application that transforms computer networking and wireless infrastructures' (all devices) ability to interact seamlessly with zero to little configuration.
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closed 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Buffered VPN merged with Encrypt.me,

synopsis: Encrypt.me, a popular VPN service, has announced that it will be merging with Buffered VPN. Encrypt.me is part of the J2 Global family. Buffered VPN is a fast growing personal VPN service provider enabling users from around the world to safely and anonymously browse the web.
buyer parent: j2 Global, Inc.
buyer: Encrypt.me
Encrypt.me is a popular VPN service that helps their users stay secure. Encrypt.me offers an easy-to-use app that automatically detects unsafe connections and secures them. Encrypt.me enables users to stay safe and keep their personal information secure online when they're using public Wi-Fi. "
target: Buffered VPN
Buffered VPN is a fast growing personal VPN service provider enabling users from around the world to safely and anonymously browse the web. With servers in over 30 countries, Buffered VPN is able to provide their users with unfettered access to international websites from anywhere in the world.
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closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

NetProtect, acquired SaferVPN

synopsis: J2 Global has acquired SaferVPN through their subsidiary, NetProtect, a global leader in internet protection. SaferVPN is a leading VPN service trusted by millions of consumers and thousands of businesses worldwide.
buyer parent: j2 Global, Inc.
buyer: NetProtect
NetProtect is a global leader in internet protection. With a sophisticated yet simple array of consumer and business solutions, NetProtect delivers secure, open access to files, websites, software, and media. "
target: SaferVPN
Founded in 2013, SaferVPN was an idea on a drawing board. Today, they are a leading VPN service trusted by millions of consumers and thousands of businesses worldwide. Building on decades of professional experience, their team brings their expertise to a truly innovative cybersecurity SaaS company.
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closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

j2 Global, Inc., acquired Encrypt.me

synopsis: j2 Global, a leading Internet information and services company, has acquired Encrypt.me, a popular VPN service that helps their users stay secure. Encrypt.me offers an easy-to-use app that automatically detects unsafe connections and secures them. Encrypt.me enables users to keep their personal information secure when they're using public Wi-Fi.
buyer: j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM:$1,372.05)
j2 Global, Inc. is a leading Internet information and services company consisting of a portfolio of brands including IGN, Mashable, Speedtest, PCMag, Offers.com, Everyday Health and What To Expect in its Digital Media segment and eFax, Vipre, KeepItSafe and Livedrive in its Cloud Services segment. "
target: Encrypt.me
Encrypt.me is a popular VPN service that helps their users stay secure. Encrypt.me offers an easy-to-use app that automatically detects unsafe connections and secures them. Encrypt.me enables users to stay safe and keep their personal information secure online when they're using public Wi-Fi.
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closed 2/1/2019 via PR Web

My Private Network VPN merged with Le VPN,

synopsis: My Private Network has merged with Le VPN, a leading global provider of Virtual Private Network and SmartDNS services. My Private Network is a company in Hong Kong that provides subscription based virtual private network (VPN) services. My Private Network offers users a safe, secure, private internet connection via their servers in 44 countries.
buyer: Le VPN
Le VPN is a leading global provider of Virtual Private Network and SmartDNS services. Le VPN operates servers in 114 countries around the world and offers easy-to-use desktop and mobile apps. Le VPN helps their users to remain anonymous and protects their internet privacy. "
target: My Private Network VPN
My Private Network is a company in Hong Kong that provides subscription based virtual private network (VPN) services. My Private Network offers users a safe, secure, private internet connection via their servers in 44 countries across the globe.
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closed 11/6/2017 via BusinessWire

Symantec Corporation, acquired SurfEasy

synopsis: Symantec acquired SurfEasy from Opera Software. SurfEasy is a Canada-based Virtual Private Network provider that delivers solutions for online privacy and security on smartphones, tablets and computers. SurfEasy offers a network that harnesses encryption technology to enable customers to use the Internet without being hacked or monitored.
buyer: Symantec Corporation (SYMC:$4,822.00)
Symantec Corporation, the world’s leading cyber security company, helps organizations, governments and people secure their most important data wherever it lives. Organizations look to Symantec for strategic solutions to defend against sophisticated attacks. "
target parent: Opera Software
target: SurfEasy
SurfEasy is a Canada-based Virtual Private Network provider that delivers solutions for online privacy and security on smartphones, tablets and computers. SurfEasy offers a network that harnesses encryption technology to enable customers to use the Internet without being hacked or monitored.
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$39
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closed 3/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Crossrider Plc, acquired CyberGhost S.R.L.

synopsis: Israeli online distribution and digital product company Crossrider said it has acquired Romanian cyber security software-as-a service (SaaS) provider CyberGhost. As one of the most known VPN suppliers in Germany and Western Europe, CyberGhost's solution focuses on safeguarding personal information when browsing the internet.
buyer: Crossrider Plc (AIM:CROS:$64.11)
Crossrider is an online distribution and digital product company. The company utilises its proprietary marketing technology platforms to prospect, optimise and monetise mobile and web media. Crossrider powers all aspects of an online product to create a superb user experience. "
target: CyberGhost S.R.L.
Founded in 2011 in Romania, CyberGhost S.R.L. is one of the most known VPN suppliers in Germany and Western Europe. The company is specialized in offering the best and most effective way of Internet security: anonymity.
price ($mm)
$6.59
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$1
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10.2x
closed 5/6/2015 via PR Newswire

AVG Technologies, acquired Privax Limited

synopsis: AVG® Technologies N.V., the online security company™ for more than 200 million monthly active users, announced the acquisition of Privax, a leading global provider of desktop and mobile privacy services for consumers. Privax's main consumer facing product is HideMyAss!, a provider of services for online privacy and security market.
buyer: AVG Technologies (AVG:$430.61)
AVG is the online security company providing leading software and services to secure devices, data and people. AVG's award winning technology is delivered to over 200 million monthly active users world-wide. "
target: Privax Limited
Privax is a company based in Soho, London, UK, established to hold and develop brands focussed on the internet privacy and security market. Privax's main consumer facing product is HideMyAss!, which provides free and paid services for the online privacy, security and anonymity market.
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$40
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closed 3/19/2015 via PR Newswire

Opera Software, acquired SurfEasy

synopsis: Opera Software announced that it has acquired SurfEasy Inc., a leading Toronto-based company that provides an easy-to-use VPN solution for protecting customers' online privacy and security on smartphones, tablets and computers.
buyer: Opera Software (OPERA:$255.45)
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: SurfEasy
SurfEasy Inc. provides easy-to-use solutions for protecting our customers' online privacy and security on any smartphone, tablet and computer. With SurfEasy, customers' identities and locations are hidden from any websites they visit.
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closed 10/2/2019 via PR Newswire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired mquadr.at

synopsis: The Harris Computer Corporation, a Canadian provider of mission critical software solutions, has acquired mquadr.at software engineering & consulting GmbH, a European software company for digital self-service solutions in the telecommunications sector. mquadr.at's m2suite allows users to manage all aspects of their Internet access and home network.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Headquartered in Canada, Harris provides feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies. Harris' focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers over time. "
target: mquadr.at
mquadr.at is a European software company for digital self-service solutions in the telecommunications sector. mquadr.at's m2suite allows users to independently manage all aspects of their Internet access and home network. mquadr.at enables ISPs to improve their service quality while reducing costs.
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closed 1/2/2007 via BusinessWire

NDS Group, acquired Jungo Ltd

synopsis: NDS Group Plc, the leading provider of technology solutions for digital pay-TV, announced the completion of the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Jungo Ltd, that was announced on 4 December 2006.
buyer: NDS Group
NDS enables broadcasters, network TV operators and content providers to profit from the deployment of digital TV technologies including innovative solutions for digital video recorders, interactivity, secure broadband, home networks, and content on the go. "
target: Jungo Ltd
Jungo Ltd is a leading provider of residential and business gateway software platforms and applications. Jungo's flagship products, OpenRG and OpenSMB, enable manufacturers to bring broadband customer premises equipment to market quickly.
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$108
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closed 2/21/2007 via Company Press Release

Openwave Systems, Inc., acquired WiderWeb Limited

synopsis: Openwave Systems Inc., the leading independent provider of software solutions for the communications and media industries, has completed the acquisition of WiderWeb Limited, a leading developer of mobile web access solutions.
buyer: Openwave Systems, Inc. (OPWV:$0.00)
Openwave Systems Inc. is one of the world's leading innovators of software applications and infrastructure designed to enable revenue-generating, personalized services, including merchandising and advertising, which converge the mobile and broadband experience across all of a user's devices. "
target: WiderWeb Limited
WiderWeb was begun in 2003 to aid web site owners in adding accessibility to their web sites, to meet the requirements of the UK Disability Discrimination Act and supported by the DTI Research & Development Grant scheme.
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closed 2/26/2020 via PR Newswire

Bark, Inc., acquired Router Limits

synopsis: Bark Technologies, the award-winning monitoring service that helps keep children safe online and in real life, announced its acquisition of Router Limits, a router-based online parental controls and internet management company.
buyer: Bark, Inc.
Bark helps keep children across the U.S. safe from issues like cyberbullying, online predators, adult content, depression, acts of violence, suicidal ideation, and more. Bark for Families monitors online activities and sends timely alerts to parents and guardians when it detects potential issues. "
target: Router Limits
Router Limits builds tools for subscribers to manage their WiFi network and mobile devices. Their cloud-based systems can schedule access, filter content, track usage, and monitor performance at a device level.
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closed 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Rivet Networks

synopsis: Intel has acquired Rivet Networks, a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel is an industry leader, creating world-changing technology that enables global progress and enriches lives. By embedding intelligence in the cloud, network, edge, and every kind of computing device, Intel unleashes the potential of data to transform business and society for the better. "
target: Rivet Networks
Rivet Networks is a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
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closed 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Rivet Networks

synopsis: Intel has acquired Rivet Networks, a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel is an industry leader, creating world-changing technology that enables global progress and enriches lives. By embedding intelligence in the cloud, network, edge, and every kind of computing device, Intel unleashes the potential of data to transform business and society for the better. "
target: Rivet Networks
Rivet Networks is a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
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closed 5/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Mobileye, acquired Moovit

synopsis: Intel Corporation, through its company Mobileye, has acquired Moovit, a mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) solutions company. Moovit is known for its urban mobility application that offers travelers around the world the best multimodal trip planning by combining public transportation, bicycle and scooter services, ride-hailing, and car-sharing.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: 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. "
target: Moovit
Moovit is a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider and the maker of the world’s most popular urban mobility app. Moovit’s free app on iOS, Android and the Web guides people in getting around town effectively and conveniently, using any mode of transport.
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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:$75,732.00)
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:$75,732.00)
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:$75,732.00)
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:$75,732.00)
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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Mobileye (MBLY:$358.16)
Mobileye is the global leader in the development of vision technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving. Mobileye’s system-on-chip (SoC) – the EyeQ® family – provides the processing power to support a comprehensive suite of ADAS functions based on a single camera sensor.
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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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: 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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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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: 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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: 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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Replay Technologies
Replay Technologies' vision is to power the next big revolution in video by using their proprietary freeD™ technology to create novel viewing experiences. They help sports broadcasters show a panoramic view of the action.
price ($mm)
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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:$52.10)
Stonesoft Corporation delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management. The company leads research into advanced cyber threats and the advanced evasion techniques (AETs) used in stealth, targeted cyber attacks.
price ($mm)
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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:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Saffron Technology, Inc.
Saffron Technology, Inc. develops cognitive computing systems that use incremental learning to understand and unify by entity (person, place or thing) the connections between an entity and other “things” in data, along with the context of their connections and their raw frequency counts.
price ($mm)
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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:$138,699.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Havok Inc.
As a leading provider of game development technologies, Havok has over 15 years of experience servicing the most demanding technology requirements for leading game developers.
price ($mm)
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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:$1,076.23)
TIBCO Software empowers executives, developers, and business users with Fast Data solutions that make the right data available in real time for faster answers, better decisions, and smarter action. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Mashery, Inc.
Mashery offers products and services that enable businesses to leverage technology. Mashery was born out of key business needs in the market to enable faster app development and partner growth, provide better more secure API performance, and deliver data-powered insights.
price ($mm)
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EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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:$488.67)
Persistent Systems builds software that drives their customers business, for enterprises and software product companies with software at the core of their digital transformation. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Aepona Group Ltd.
Aepona provides an industry-proven platform for Service Provider and Enterprise business transformation, allowing organizations to realize the value of their business assets – creating new sources of revenue and opening up new routes to market.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
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 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, acquired Rivet Networks

synopsis: Intel has acquired Rivet Networks, a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel is an industry leader, creating world-changing technology that enables global progress and enriches lives. By embedding intelligence in the cloud, network, edge, and every kind of computing device, Intel unleashes the potential of data to transform business and society for the better. "
target: Rivet Networks
Rivet Networks is a technology and products company focused on creating the best possible networking experience for users. Rivet offers a mix of hardware, software, and cloud based technologies to deliver solutions that are both powerful and intuitive.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Mobileye

synopsis: Intel Corporation, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, announced it will acquire Mobileye N.V., a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$75,732.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Mobileye (MBLY:$358.16)
Mobileye is the global leader in the development of vision technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving. Mobileye’s system-on-chip (SoC) – the EyeQ® family – provides the processing power to support a comprehensive suite of ADAS functions based on a single camera sensor.
price ($mm)[EV]
$15,300 [$14,700]
rev ($mm)
$358
EBITDA ($mm)
$125
EV / rev
41.0x
EV / EBITDA
117.6x
closed 12/3/2012 via BusinessWire

INSIDE Secure, purchased Embedded Security Solutions (ESS) from AuthenTec, Inc.

synopsis: INSIDE Secure announced it has completed the acquisition of Embedded Security Solutions (ESS). ESS, an asset of AuthenTec, Inc, is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property (IP) and software for a variety of industries, including the mobile and networking markets.
buyer: INSIDE Secure (ENXTPA:INSD:$46.95)
INSIDE Secure is a leading designer, developer and supplier of semiconductors, embedded software and platforms for secure transactions and digital security. INSIDE mobile NFC, secure payment, and digital security products provide security for a wide range of applications. "
seller parent: Apple, Inc.
seller: AuthenTec, Inc.
AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s Embedded Security Solutions is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property and software for a variety of industries.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 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:$5,603.00)
NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost efficiency. "
target: Data Domain
Data Domain is the leading provider of Capacity Optimized Storage solutions, a critical component of an end-to-end tapeless data protection infrastructure for the enterprise. More than 300 companies worldwide use Data Domain’s family of disk-based storage solutions for data backup and recovery.
price ($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:$138,699.00)
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. "
target: DATAllegro
DATAllegro offers the most advanced data warehouse appliance on an enterprise-class platform. By combining DATAllegro's patent-pending software with the industry's leading hardware, storage and database technologies, DATAllegro has taken data warehouse performance and innovation to the next level.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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 8/24/2016 via Company Press Release

BullGuard, acquired Dojo-Labs

synopsis: BullGuard, Europe’s #1 rated consumer security company, announced it has acquired Dojo Labs, the pioneering innovator in consumer internet of things security. Together, the companies will redefine how security is delivered for consumers and small businesses. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: BullGuard
BullGuard is a fast growing antimalware and mobile security brand. Its award-winning product portfolio includes internet security solutions, mobile security, 24/7 identity protection, and social media protection for both home and small business users. "
target: Dojo-Labs
Dojo-Labs is dedicated to defining the security of things for the connected home. The company’s first product, Dojo, is an intelligent security device that connects to the home network and acts as the essential layer between connected devices and any threats to their security or privacy.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/6/2015 via PR Newswire

Anoto Group AB, will acquire Livescribe, Inc.

synopsis: Anoto Group AB announced an agreement to acquire Livescribe Inc. Based in Oakland, California and founded in 2007, Livescribe's smartpens allow students, business people, journalists, and anyone who values pen and paper note-taking to capture, access, and share everything they write, draw, and hear.
buyer: Anoto Group AB (OM:ANOT:$22.67)
Anoto Group, through its subsidiaries, develops and licenses a technology for digital pen and paper, which enables the transmission of handwritten text and illustrations into digital format. Their solutions are based on Anoto digital pen and paper technology to capture, transmit, and store data. "
target: Livescribe, Inc.
Livescribe is the global leader in the design and manufacturing of smartpens, enabling customers to capture, search and share handwritten notes on the digital devices they use every day. Livescribe makes the only smartpens on the market that synchronize handwritten notes with recorded audio.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/5/2013 via PR Newswire

Untangle, acquired eSoft

synopsis: Untangle, Inc., a network software and appliance company, announced the purchase of privately-held eSoft. The deal, structured as an asset purchase, furthers Untangle's aggressive acquisition strategy and expands its reach in the SMB market.
buyer: Untangle
Untangle is a network software and appliance company that provides the most complete multi-function firewall and Internet management application suite available. Their apps are designed to meet the network policy demands of organizations large and small. "
target: eSoft
eSoft is a Colorado-based company specializing in integrated security solutions including secure content management and unified threat management appliances.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/1/2013 via PR Newswire

Untangle, acquired Cymphonix Corporation

synopsis: Untangle, Inc., a network software and appliance company, announced the acquisition of Cymphonix Corporation. Their network appliances allow organizations to quickly, easily and clearly understand their Internet usage and demands, then set and enforce usage policies that improve network performance, stability and reliability.
buyer: Untangle
Untangle is a network software and appliance company that provides the most complete multi-function firewall and Internet management application suite available. Their apps are designed to meet the network policy demands of organizations large and small. "
target: Cymphonix Corporation
Cymphonix Internet Management network appliances allow organizations to quickly, easily and clearly understand their Internet usage and demands, then set and enforce usage policies that improve network performance, stability and reliability.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/13/2012 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, will acquire Verivue, Inc.

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc. and Verivue announced that the two companies have signed a definitive agreement for Akamai to acquire Verivue. The acquisition is expected to complement Akamai's Aura Network Solutions and accelerate Akamai's time to market in providing a comprehensive, licensed content delivery network solution for network operators.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
Akamai is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Its Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. "
target: Verivue, Inc.
Headquartered in Westford, MA, Verivue, Inc. develops and markets high-performance IP platforms that enable network operators to distribute, deliver and control enormous amounts of IP-based media traffic across a growing and diverse number of end devices.
price ($mm)
$31
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/13/2012 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, acquired FastSoft

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc. announced that it has acquired FastSoft Inc., a provider of content acceleration software, in a cash transaction. The acquisition is expected to complement Akamai's cloud infrastructure solutions with technology for optimizing the throughput of video and other digital content across IP networks.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
Akamai is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Its Akamai Intelligent Platform™ provides extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. "
target: FastSoft
FastSoft was launched in 2006 to commercialize ground-breaking network optimization technology called FastTCP™. FastSoft’s products increase website and web application performance, and speed the distribution of video and other digital content across the Internet.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/4/2012 via Market Wire

Ixia, acquired Anue Systems, Inc.

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

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309
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Ticker: AIM:CROS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kape Technologies plc
Kape Technologies plc
Kape is a cybersecurity company focused on helping consumers around the world to have better experience and protection in their digital life. Kape offers products which provide online security, privacy and an optimal online experience.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$64.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.16
EBIT ($mm)
$0.40
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
128
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Ticker: SOHU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sohu.com Inc.
Sohu.com Inc.
Sohu.com is China's premier online brand and indispensable to the daily life of millions of Chinese, providing a network of web properties and community based/web 2.0 products which offer the vast Sohu user community a broad array of choices regarding information, entertainment and communication.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$852.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$351.66
EBIT ($mm)
$281.81
Net Income ($mm)
$162.74
Employees
8035
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Ticker: TSE:3659
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEXON Co., Ltd.
NEXON Co., Ltd.
Based in Japan, NEXON Co. is a global leader in online games, with more than 100 live games operated across more than 190 countries. Nexon pioneered micro-transactions and the free-to-play business model, and is widely credited with unmatched global expertise in sophisticated live game operations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,372.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,035.14
EBIT ($mm)
$970.78
Net Income ($mm)
$1,059.35
Employees
6441
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$75,732.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$36,705.00
EBIT ($mm)
$25,454.00
Net Income ($mm)
$22,735.00
Employees
110800
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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: 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
2020
rev ($mm)
$92,154.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$8,991.00
EBIT ($mm)
$3,236.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,616.00
Employees
165000
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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
2019
rev ($mm)
$77,131.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$16,664.00
EBIT ($mm)
$11,143.00
Net Income ($mm)
$7,712.00
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
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,330.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$321.75
EBIT ($mm)
$224.88
Net Income ($mm)
$205.10
Employees
2719
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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: 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: 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: SIMG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Image
Silicon Image
Silicon Image is a leading provider of multimedia connectivity solutions and services for mobile, consumer electronics and PC applications. Their semiconductor and intellectual property products feature wireless and wired technologies that deliver connectivity across a wide array of devices.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$275.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.44
EBIT ($mm)
$22.15
Net Income ($mm)
$12.10
Employees
640
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Ticker: INVN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
InvenSense, Inc.
InvenSense, Inc.
InvenSense Inc. is the leading provider of MotionTracking™ sensor system on chip (SoC) and Sound solutions for consumer electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, wearables, gaming devices, optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$252.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.62
EBIT ($mm)
$25.03
Net Income ($mm)
$6.12
Employees
476
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Ticker: QUIK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QuickLogic Corporation
QuickLogic Corporation
QuickLogic is a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions. QuickLogic Corporation enables OEMs to maximize battery life for highly differentiated, immersive user experiences with Smartphone, Wearable and IoT devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$12.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($12.71)
EBIT ($mm)
($14.02)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
89
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Ticker: 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: NYSE: STM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
STMicroelectronics NV
ST is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics at the heart of everyday life. ST's products enable smarter driving and smarter factories, cities and homes, along with the next generation of mobile and IoT devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$8,752.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,885.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,217.00
Net Income ($mm)
$349.00
Employees
45468
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