Like Chef, Inc.

closed 10/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Chef, Inc.

synopsis: Progress, a Boston-area developer tool company, has acquired software automation platform Chef. Chef, which is 100% open source, has customer list that includes tech industry stalwarts like Facebook, IBM and SAP, as well as non-tech companies like Nordstrom, Alaska Airlines and Capital One.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Chef, Inc.
Chef is an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Chef allows its users to automate how they build, deploy, and manage their infrastructure. It depends on reusable definitions known as recipes to automate infrastructure tasks.
price ($mm)
$220
rev ($mm)
$72
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3.1x
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closed 4/21/2016 via BNC Analysis

Exoscale, acquired cloudControl

synopsis: Exoscale, the Lausanne, Switzerland based cloud hosting provider announces the acquisition of Berlin, Germany based cloudControl. Acquired assets include the brand and intellectual property rights. The cloudControl team is joining Exoscale.
buyer: Exoscale
Exoscaleis a self-service that provides cloud hosting with an emphasis on simplicity, scalability and safety for SaaS companies and web applications. A simple and intuitive web administration interface coupled with a no-surprise pricing plan make complex infrastructure concepts easily palatable. "
target: cloudControl
cloudControl is Europe’s Platform-as-a-Service pioneer, developing and running a leading multi-language PaaS since 2009. The cloudControl platform supercharges development of applications and business solutions by enabling rapid innovation cycles.
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announced 8/26/2015 via Company Press Release

TIBCO Software Inc., will acquire Mashery, Inc.

synopsis: TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, analytics, and event processing, announced it will acquire Mashery, the industry leader in Application Programming Interface (API) management. The company was founded to help customers take advantage of APIs to build new revenue channels, speed time to market, and spur innovation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBX:$1,076.23)
TIBCO Software empowers executives, developers, and business users with Fast Data solutions that make the right data available in real time for faster answers, better decisions, and smarter action. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Mashery, Inc.
Mashery offers products and services that enable businesses to leverage technology. Mashery was born out of key business needs in the market to enable faster app development and partner growth, provide better more secure API performance, and deliver data-powered insights.
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announced 7/29/2015 via Market Wire

HP, will acquire Stackato

synopsis: HP announced a definitive agreement to acquire ActiveState Software Inc.'s Stackato business, an enterprise-ready Platform as a Service (PaaS) solution with Cloud Foundry at its core. Stackato's open technology built on Cloud Foundry PaaS gives HP a more complete cloud offering.
buyer: HP (HPQ:$58,715.00)
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. "
target parent: Pender Financial Group Corporation
target: Stackato
Stackato allows agile enterprises to develop and deploy software solutions. Stackato is a secure, stable and commercially supported enterprise Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that is built with and on top of various open source packages including Cloud Foundry and Docker.
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closed 2/11/2015 via Company Press Release

GoDaddy.com, acquired Nodejitsu Inc.

synopsis: GoDaddy further bolstered its commitment to Node.js by acquiring Nodejitsu, a provider of cloud computing, offering a node.js (JavaScript) platform as a service (PaaS) focused on ease of use, automation, and reliability. Nodejitsu also provides an application marketplace built on top of this platform.
buyer: GoDaddy.com (GDDY:$3,139.30)
GoDaddy's mission is to radically shift the global economy toward small businesses by empowering people to easily start, confidently grow and successfully run their own ventures. GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, attract customers and manage their business. "
target: Nodejitsu Inc.
Nodejitsu is a provider of cloud computing, offering a node.js (JavaScript) platform as a service (PaaS) focused on ease of use, automation, and reliability. Nodejitsu also provides an application marketplace built on top of this platform.
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closed 7/24/2013 via BusinessWire

Cloud Bees, Inc., acquired FoxWeave

synopsis: CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service innovation leader, announced the acquisition of FoxWeave, a provider of cloud-based data integration services. The acquisition brings native data migration and synchronization services to the CloudBees Platform.
buyer: Cloud Bees, Inc.
CloudBees provides a Java Platform as a Service that enables Continuous Cloud Delivery, accelerating the development, deployment of web and mobile applications. With CCD, development teams can quickly deploy applications and make frequent incremental updates to them. "
target: FoxWeave
FoxWeave provides a cloud-based solution that enables the migration of existing IT systems to the cloud. Post migration, FoxWeave ensures that customer data stored both in the cloud and on-premises are kept in sync on a day-to-day basis.
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closed 6/10/2013 via Company Press Release

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Rollbase, Inc.

synopsis: Rollbase is acquired by Progress Software. Rollbase operates a cloud platform for the design, development, deployment, and delivery of software as a service business applications and Websites using point and click, drag, and drop tools in a standard Web browser.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or on any Cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: Rollbase, Inc.
Rollbase is a cloud platform for development and delivery of software as a service (SaaS) business applications. Rollbase delivers on the promise of rapid application development, making app creation much faster than traditional software development methods.
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$9.50
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closed 8/16/2010 via BNC Analysis

Facebook, acquired Chai Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Facebook has acquired Chai Labs, a startup that helps other companies build search-friendly websites focused on specific topics.
buyer: Facebook (FB:$73,357.00)
Facebook is a social utility that helps people better understand the world around them. Facebook develops technologies that facilitate the spread of information through social networks allowing people to share information online the same way they do in the real world. "
target: Chai Labs, Inc.
Chai Lab's mission is to build Internet services that are as ubiquitous, as refreshing, and savored by as many people around the world, as a cup of tea. Chai Labs' technology platform enables publishers to easily customize and launch scalable, search-friendly sites in several verticals.
price ($mm)
$10
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announced 9/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Episerver AB, will acquire Optimizely

synopsis: Episerver, a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms, will acquire Optimizely, the leader in experimentation and optimization. This combination creates the most advanced digital experience platform to optimize every customer touchpoint across the entire user journey.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Episerver AB
Episerver empowers businesses to scale through the most customer-centric approach to digital experiences. Its Customer-Centric Digital Experience Platform features best-in-class content management and robust commerce, both backed by AI powered data and personalization solutions. "
target: Optimizely
Optimizely is a leader in experimentation and optimization. The company's platform offers a complete set of digital experience optimization technologies, including AI-powered personalization and experimentation, which encompasses A/B testing, multivariate testing, and server-side testing.
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closed 9/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Acquia, Inc., acquired Cohesion Web Technologies

synopsis: Digital experience company Acquia has acquired the UK-based Cohesion, creator of DX8, the first enterprise-grade, low-code Drupal website builder. With this acquisition, content marketers and site builders with minimal coding skills can create Drupal websites up to 4X faster, according to user testing.
buyer: Acquia, Inc.
Acquia is the open source digital experience company. Acquia provides the world’s most ambitious brands with technology that allows them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. Acquia gives its customers the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms. "
target: Cohesion Web Technologies
UK-based Cohesion is the creator of DX8, the first enterprise-grade, low-code Drupal website builder. Cohesion DX8 offers the in-browser creation of themes, layouts, and pages to empower designers and marketers to quickly build beautiful new sites.
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closed 5/29/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Pantheon, acquired StagingPilot

synopsis: Pantheon, the leading website operations platform for marketers and developers have acquired StagingPilot. StagingPilot monitors websites for updates to WordPress or any plugins. StagingPilot creates a copy of the site, applies the updates, and uses a visual regression testing process to determine if the updates are safe to deploy.
buyer: Pantheon
Pantheon is a website operations platform (WebOps) for Drupal and WordPress, running more than 285,000 sites in the cloud and serving over 10 billion page views a month. Pantheon’s multi-tenant, container-based platform enables organizations to manage all of their websites from a single dashboard. "
target: StagingPilot
StagingPilot is a WordPress maintenance solution application. StagingPilot monitors websites for updates to WordPress core or any plugins. It creates a pre-production copy of the site, applies the updates, and uses a visual regression testing process to determine if the updates are safe to deploy.
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closed 11/23/2016 via Company Press Release

InSequent, Inc., acquired Undelay.io

synopsis: Insequent has announced the acquisition of Undelay.io, a web-based adaptive & responsive website and landing page builder. Insequent has the only fully responsive and adaptive website builder that also includes a sophisticated landing page builder to the user's campaign traffic.
buyer: InSequent, Inc.
Insequent is a world class digital marketing platform serving the needs of enterprise clients and their SMB customers. From mobile & responsive websites to SMS and PPC they offer a full suite of digital marketing solutions. "
target: Undelay.io
Undelay.io is a web-based adaptive & responsive website and landing page builder.
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closed 5/1/2013 via PR Newswire

Pramati Technologies, acquired WaveMaker Software, Inc.

synopsis: Pramati has officially announced the acquisition of WaveMaker, a visual Rapid Application Development (RAD) software platform from VMware. The acquisition of WaveMaker will allow Pramati to enhance its cloud-based Java development capabilities.
buyer: Pramati Technologies
Pramati builds independent companies focused on profitable, well-defined markets in social, mobile, and cloud computing technologies. Among its companies are SocialTwist, a customer acquisition and retention platform, and Imaginea, a software product and services company. "
target parent: EMC Corporation
target: WaveMaker Software, Inc.
WaveMaker creates standard Java applications, boosting developer productivity and quality without compromising flexibility. With WaveMaker's visual, drag and drop tools, any developer can start building enterprise Java applications with minimal training.
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closed 10/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Soasta, Inc, acquired LogNormal

synopsis: Soasta announced the acquisition of LogNormal, the leading performance measurement company delivering real user measurement and monitoring for mobile and web applications. The acquisition extends Soasta's platform to deliver actionable intelligence for both marketing and operations executives on real user behavior.
buyer: Soasta, Inc
Soasta's CloudTest products and services leverage the power of cloud computing to quickly and affordably test consumer-facing web and mobile apps at scale, providing customers with the confidence that their business-critical web apps will be reliable and scalable, even under extreme loads. "
target: LogNormal
LogNormal takes the guesswork out of measuring a website's performance. They measure the speed that real users experience — in their browser, over their network, from their location.
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closed 4/25/2011 via BusinessWire

SurveyMonkey.com, acquired Wufoo

synopsis: SurveyMonkey, the leader in web-based survey solutions, announced the acquisition of Infinity Box Inc., the makers of Wufoo, a web application to create online forms. As part of the transaction, the entire Wufoo team will relocate to Palo Alto to join the combined company and help fuel SurveyMonkey’s continuing growth.
buyer: SurveyMonkey.com (NasdaqGS:SVMK:$276.92)
Founded in 1999, SurveyMonkey is the leader in web-based survey solutions. Powerful, yet easy-to-use, SurveyMonkey helps millions of people gain the insights they need to make more informed decisions. "
target: Wufoo
Wufoo provides an easy and efficient process for creating online forms, one of the most essential and commonly used interfaces for collecting data on the web. The application’s HTML form builder automatically builds the database, backend and scripts needed to collect and understand data.
price ($mm)
$35
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closed 10/14/2020 via Company Press Release

Celonis, acquired Integromat

synopsis: Celonis, the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS), has acquired Integromat, an advanced online automation platform in the Czech Republic. Integromat enables users to connect apps and automate workflows using a no-code visual builder. Their platform supports hundreds of apps and services, including Dropbox, Twitter, Slack, and more.
buyer: Celonis
Celonis is the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS). Celonis helps companies in every industry remove friction from critical business processes and improve execution. Their EMS helps companies to maximize the execution capacity of their business by finding bottlenecks and gaps. "
target: Integromat
Integromat is an advanced online automation platform in the Czech Republic. Integromat enables users to connect apps and automate workflows using a beautiful, no-code visual builder. Their platform supports hundreds of apps and services, including Dropbox, Google Sheets, Twitter, Slack, and more.
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closed 8/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Kodular, acquired AppyBuilder

synopsis: Kodular, a free online suite for mobile apps development, has acquired AppyBuilder, a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills.
buyer: Kodular
Kodular is a free online suite for mobile apps development. It mainly provides an online drag-and-drop Android app creator, on which everyone can create any kind of app without programming a single line of code. "
target: AppyBuilder
AppyBuilder is a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills. They have over 85,00 registered members who have made over 300,000 projects/apps.
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announced 8/28/2019 via BusinessWire

Temenos Group AG, will acquire Kony

synopsis: Temenos, the banking software company, announced that it has agreed to acquire Kony Inc, the fastest growing, cloud-based digital application solutions company, and a recognized industry leader among low code, digital, and mobile application development platform providers, and an emerging leader in the digital banking market.
buyer: Temenos Group AG (SWX:TEMN:$901.75)
Temenos AG, headquartered in Geneva, is the world leader in banking software, partnering with banks and other financial institutions to transform their businesses and stay ahead of the changing marketplace. "
target: Kony
Kony is the fastest growing, cloud-based digital application solutions company, and a recognized industry leader among low code, digital, and mobile application development platform providers, and is an emerging leader in the digital banking market.
price ($mm)
$559
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closed 4/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Skuid

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners has picked up a majority stake in no-code cloud app development platform Skuid through a recapitalisation deal. With Skuid, hundreds of companies quickly design and deploy enterprise apps that more than 5 million users love to use—all with no code required.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Skuid
Skuid is the world’s first and leading no-code cloud platform for rapid digital innovation. With Skuid, hundreds of companies quickly design and deploy enterprise apps that more than 5 million users love to use—all with no code required.
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closed 3/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Evolv Technology Solutions, acquired Sentient Technologies

synopsis: Evolv Technology Solutions announced it has acquired Sentient Ascend, the world’s leading autonomous experience optimization solution for websites and mobile applications. Evolv develops and markets commercially focused, high-value software for enterprises.
buyer: Evolv Technology Solutions
Evolv Technologies is defining autonomous optimization for the digital era and empowers companies to scale their digital experience and performance. Evolv develops and markets commercially focused, high-value software for enterprises. "
target: Sentient Technologies
Sentient Ascend is the world’s leading autonomous experience optimization solution for websites and mobile applications. Ascend gives marketers the power to simultaneously test multiple potential improvements to their websites and apps, allowing for experimentation to be carried out at a new scale.
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closed 10/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Chef, Inc.

synopsis: Progress, a Boston-area developer tool company, has acquired software automation platform Chef. Chef, which is 100% open source, has customer list that includes tech industry stalwarts like Facebook, IBM and SAP, as well as non-tech companies like Nordstrom, Alaska Airlines and Capital One.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Chef, Inc.
Chef is an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Chef allows its users to automate how they build, deploy, and manage their infrastructure. It depends on reusable definitions known as recipes to automate infrastructure tasks.
price ($mm)
$220
rev ($mm)
$72
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.1x
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closed 11/4/2015 via BNC Analysis

Chef Software, acquired VulcanoSec

synopsis: Chef Software, an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code, has acquired VulcanoSec, a powerful suite Compliance Scanning and Security Automation. The company is based in Cologne, Germany.
buyer: Chef Software
Chef is an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Chef allows its users to automate how they build, deploy, and manage their infrastructure. It depends on reusable definitions known as recipes to automate infrastructure tasks. "
target: VulcanoSec
VulcanoSec is a powerful suite for Compliance Scanning and Security Automation. The company is based in Cologne, Germany.
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closed 10/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Chef, Inc.

synopsis: Progress, a Boston-area developer tool company, has acquired software automation platform Chef. Chef, which is 100% open source, has customer list that includes tech industry stalwarts like Facebook, IBM and SAP, as well as non-tech companies like Nordstrom, Alaska Airlines and Capital One.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Chef, Inc.
Chef is an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Chef allows its users to automate how they build, deploy, and manage their infrastructure. It depends on reusable definitions known as recipes to automate infrastructure tasks.
price ($mm)
$220
rev ($mm)
$72
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.1x
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closed 5/20/2019 via PR Newswire

BC in the Cloud, acquired Rollbase, Inc.

synopsis: BC in the Cloud, an integrated cloud-based platform for business continuity and disaster recovery planning, has acquired Rollbase from Progress, a provider of application development and digital experience technologies. Rollbase is a cloud platform as a service (PaaS) software solution that helps customers deliver agile business applications.
buyer: BC in the Cloud
BC in the Cloud is an integrated cloud-based platform for business continuity and disaster recovery planning. BC in the Cloud offers automated tools for building and maintaining effective plans that streamline and simplify Continuity, Governance and Risk Management programs. "
target parent: Progress Software Corporation
target: Rollbase, Inc.
Rollbase is a cloud platform as a service (PaaS) software solution that helps customers deliver agile, adaptable business applications quickly. Rollbase enables users to create SaaS business applications using drag-and-drop tools with minimal coding.
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closed 5/1/2019 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Ipswitch, Inc.

synopsis: Progress, the leading provider of application development and digital experience technologies, announced that it has acquired privately held Ipswitch, Inc., a leading producer of award-winning and easy-to-use secure data file transfer and network management software.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Ipswitch, Inc.
Ipswitch is making the networked world a safer place to share data. Ipswitch develops software solutions for SMBs and enterprises that assure secure data sharing and high-performance infrastructures.
price ($mm)
$225
rev ($mm)
$75
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3.0x
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closed 6/28/2017 via Company Press Release

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Kinvey

synopsis: Progress announced it has acquired Kinvey, a privately-held company based in Boston and leader in Backend as a Service (BaaS) technology. Kinvey is used by organizations across industries to build and deploy modern applications.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Kinvey
Kinvey is a privately-held company based in Boston and leader in Backend as a Service (BaaS) technology. Kinvey is used by organizations across industries to build and deploy modern applications including, Schneider Electric, Vmware, Bell and Howell, Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health.
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closed 3/29/2017 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired DataRPM

synopsis: Progress, the leading provider of application development and deployment technologies, announced it has completed the acquisition of DataRPM, a privately-held company and leader in cognitive predictive maintenance for the industrial IoT (IIoT) market.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: DataRPM
DataRPM is focused on delivering predictive maintenance solutions for the Industrial IoT. Their platform increases prediction quality and accuracy by over 300% in 1/30th the time and resources delivering 30% in cost savings or revenue growth for business problems around predicting asset failures.
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$30
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closed 8/3/2016 via BNC Analysis

Progress Software Corporation, acquired OneBit Software Ltd

synopsis: US-based global software company Progress Software Corporation has acquired the engineering and services personnel of Bulgaria-based OneBit Software. OneBit Software is a software development and consulting company.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: OneBit Software Ltd
OneBit Software is a software development and consulting company. Their core business is the heavy involvement with the Microsoft SharePoint platform.
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closed 12/2/2014 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Telerik AD

synopsis: Progress Software Corporation announced that it has acquired privately held Telerik AD, a leading provider of application development tools. Telerik enables its 1.4 million strong developer community to create compelling user experiences across cloud, web, mobile and desktop applications.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: Telerik AD
Telerik empowers its customers to create compelling app experiences across any screen. Their end-to-end platform uniquely combines industry-leading UI tools with cloud services to simplify the entire app development lifecycle.
price ($mm)
$263
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$60
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closed 10/1/2014 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired BravePoint, Inc.

synopsis: Progress announced it has acquired BravePoint, Inc., a Georgia-based leading provider of consulting, training and application development services designed to increase customers’ profitability and competitiveness through the use of technology.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or on any Cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target parent: Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
target: BravePoint, Inc.
BravePoint® provides domestic and international customers with a comprehensive suite of technology-related business services and solutions, including managed database administration services, consulting, training and application development for both enterprise and e-business applications.
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$12
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closed 6/9/2014 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Modulus

synopsis: Progress announced it has acquired Cincinnati, Ohio-based Modulus, a privately held company that provides a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) for easily hosting, deploying, scaling and monitoring data-intensive, real-time applications using powerful, rapidly growing Node.js and MongoDB technologies.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or on any Cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: Modulus
Modulus is a privately held company that provides a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) for easily hosting, deploying, scaling and monitoring data-intensive, real-time applications using powerful, rapidly growing Node.js and MongoDB technologies.
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closed 6/13/2013 via BusinessWire

Software AG, acquired Progress Apama

synopsis: Software AG announced that it has executed an agreement with Progress Software to acquire Apama, the market leading platform for Complex Event Processing (CEP) and CEP-powered solutions. Apama CEP allows organizations to correlate and analyze business activities across multiple data streams in real-time and take immediate action in response.
buyer: Software AG (XTRA:SOW:$993.05)
Software AG is the global leader in Business Process Excellence. Its 40 years of innovation include the invention of the first high-performance transactional database, Adabas; the first business process analysis platform, ARIS; and the first B2B server and SOA-based integration platform, webMethods."
target parent: Progress Software Corporation
target: Progress Apama
Apama is a pioneer in the emerging market for Real-Time Enterprise Software, allowing organizations to continuously analyze and respond immediately to business events.
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closed 6/10/2013 via Company Press Release

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Rollbase, Inc.

synopsis: Rollbase is acquired by Progress Software. Rollbase operates a cloud platform for the design, development, deployment, and delivery of software as a service business applications and Websites using point and click, drag, and drop tools in a standard Web browser.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or on any Cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. "
target: Rollbase, Inc.
Rollbase is a cloud platform for development and delivery of software as a service (SaaS) business applications. Rollbase delivers on the promise of rapid application development, making app creation much faster than traditional software development methods.
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announced 12/24/2012 via Company Press Release

Micro Focus International Limited, will purchase Orbix, Orbacus, and Artix from Progress Software Corporation

synopsis: Micro Focus International plc announces the acquisition of Progress’s Orbix, Orbacus and Artix software product lines. Orbix provides enterprise CORBA solutions. Artix is an Extensible Enterprise Service Bus for the management of a Service-Oriented Architecture. Orbacus is a mature CORBA-compliant middleware product.
buyer: Micro Focus International Limited (LSE:MCRO:$3,145.50)
Micro Focus, a member of the FTSE 250, provides innovative software that allows companies to dramatically improve the business value of their enterprise applications. "
seller: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or on any Cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership.
price ($mm)
$15
rev ($mm)
$28
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/19/2012 via BusinessWire

Rocket Software, Inc., acquired Shadow

synopsis: Rocket Software, Inc. announced that it has acquired the Shadow business from Progress Software. Shadow is a leading provider of mainframe integration software for the IBM System z platform. The entire Shadow team, which is primarily based near Houston, Texas, has joined the global organization.
buyer: Rocket Software, Inc.
Rocket Software is a software development firm that builds enterprise products and delivers enterprise solutions in the following segments: Business Intelligence and Analytics; Storage, Networks, and Compliance; App Development, Integration, and Modernization; and Database Servers and Tools. "
target parent: Progress Software Corporation
target: Shadow
Shadow is a single, standards-based integration architecture that offers a comprehensive tool set for enterprise developers who wish to extend core mainframe data and applications into more modern computing environments.
price ($mm)
$29
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/10/2012 via BusinessWire

Trilogy Enterprises, Inc., acquired Sonic, Savvion, Actional, and DXSI

synopsis: The software investment arm of Trilogy Enterprises announced that it has acquired four Progress Software businesses – Sonic, Savvion, Actional and DXSI. Sonic, Savvion, Actional and DXSI are Progress Software businesses. The businesses provide intelligent business process, application, and data management. Aurea Software is the new company created.
buyer: Trilogy Enterprises, Inc.
Trilogy Enterprises, Inc. creates technology-powered business solutions that deliver profitable new customers to companies worldwide. Trilogy, through its affiliates, has enjoyed decades of success by delivering innovative solutions to the world's largest companies. "
target parent: Progress Software Corporation
target: Sonic, Savvion, Actional, and DXSI
Sonic, Savvion, Actional and DXSI are Progress Software businesses. The businesses provide intelligent business process, application, and data management.
price ($mm)
$114
rev ($mm)
$100
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Red Hat, Inc., will acquire FuseSource Corp.

synopsis: Red Hat, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire FuseSource from Progress Software Corporation. FuseSource, a provider of open source integration and messaging, will enable Red Hat to accelerate the delivery of application integration products and services to enterprise customers.
buyer: Red Hat, Inc. (RHT:$3,156.59)
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, taking a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. "
target parent: Progress Software Corporation
target: FuseSource Corp.
Headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, FuseSource serves many Fortune 500 companies with open source integration and open source messaging products based on Apache ServiceMix, Apache ActiveMQ, Apache CFX, and Apache Camel.
price ($mm)
$21
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/5/2011 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Corticon Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Progress Software Corporation, a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Corticon Technologies, Inc., a leading Business Rules Management System vendor that enables organizations to make better, faster decisions by automating business rules.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is an independent enterprise software company that enables businesses to be operationally responsive to changing conditions and customer interactions as they occur – to capitalize on new opportunities, drive greater efficiencies and reduce risk. "
target: Corticon Technologies, Inc.
Corticon Technologies is recognized as a leading Business Rules Management System vendor that enables organizations to make better, faster decisions by automating business rules. The company’s patented “no-coding” rules engine automates sophisticated decision processes.
price ($mm)
$23
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/11/2010 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, will acquire Savvion, Inc.

synopsis: Progress Software Corporation, a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive announced at its Global Field Operations Conference the acquisition of Savvion Inc., a privately held business enterprise software company based in Santa Clara, California, for approxim
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive to changing conditions and customer interactions as they occur – to capitalize on new opportunities, drive greater efficiencies and reduce risk. "
target: Savvion, Inc.
Savvion is a pioneering and leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM) technology. The company offers a comprehensive, standards-based BPM suite that helps more than 300 of the world’s top-performing companies automate and continuously improve critical business processes.
price ($mm)
$49
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/30/2008 via BusinessWire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Mindreef Inc.

synopsis: Progress Software Corporation a global supplier of application infrastructure software used to develop, deploy, integrate and manage business applications announced the completion of the acquisition of privately-owned Mindreef, Inc., the SOA Quality Company.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive to changing conditions and customer interactions as they occur – to capitalize on new opportunities, drive greater efficiencies and reduce risk. "
target: Mindreef Inc.
Mindreef, is a leading provider of solutions for the successful development of Web services, enabling organizations to meet their goals for high-quality SOA adoption. Our products enable business analysts, application developers and support staff to build, deploy, and maintain software for an SOA.
price ($mm)
$6.00
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/12/2008 via BusinessWeek

Progress Software Corporation, acquired IONA® Technologies

synopsis: Progress Software Corporation, a global supplier of application infrastructure software used to develop, deploy, integrate and manage business applications today announced that all regulatory and legal requirements have been satisfied and that the acquisition of IONA Technologies plc is now complete.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive to changing conditions and customer interactions as they occur – to capitalize on new opportunities, drive greater efficiencies and reduce risk. "
target: IONA® Technologies
IONA Technologies has been a world leader in delivering high-performance integration solutions for Global 2000 IT environments. IONA pioneered standards-based integration with its CORBA-based Orbix® products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$148 [$110]
rev ($mm)
$79
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/1/2006 via BusinessWire

DataDirect Technologies, acquired OpenAccess Software Inc

synopsis: DataDirect Technologies, the unparalleled leader in data connectivity and mainframe integration and an operating company of Progress Software Corporation announced its acquisition of OpenAccess Software, Inc., a provider of development toolkits for rapid development of ODBC and JDBC drivers, as well as ADO.NET and OLE DB providers. The terms of the
buyer parent: Progress Software Corporation
buyer: DataDirect Technologies
DataDirect Technologies is the software industry’s only comprehensive provider of software for connecting the world’s most critical business applications to data and services, running on any platform, using proven and emerging standards. "
target: OpenAccess Software Inc
OpenAccess Software, Inc.is the leading provider of OLE DB, JDBC, ODBC, and .NET technologies to support standards based interfaces to any data source on any platform.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Progress Software Corporation, acquired Chef, Inc.

synopsis: Progress, a Boston-area developer tool company, has acquired software automation platform Chef. Chef, which is 100% open source, has customer list that includes tech industry stalwarts like Facebook, IBM and SAP, as well as non-tech companies like Nordstrom, Alaska Airlines and Capital One.
buyer: Progress Software Corporation (PRGS:$433.82)
Progress offers the leading platform for developing and deploying mission-critical business applications. Progress empowers enterprises and ISVs to build and deliver cognitive-first applications, that harness big data to derive business insights and competitive advantage. "
target: Chef, Inc.
Chef is an automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Chef allows its users to automate how they build, deploy, and manage their infrastructure. It depends on reusable definitions known as recipes to automate infrastructure tasks.
price ($mm)
$220
rev ($mm)
$72
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/14/2020 via Company Press Release

Celonis, acquired Integromat

synopsis: Celonis, the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS), has acquired Integromat, an advanced online automation platform in the Czech Republic. Integromat enables users to connect apps and automate workflows using a no-code visual builder. Their platform supports hundreds of apps and services, including Dropbox, Twitter, Slack, and more.
buyer: Celonis
Celonis is the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS). Celonis helps companies in every industry remove friction from critical business processes and improve execution. Their EMS helps companies to maximize the execution capacity of their business by finding bottlenecks and gaps. "
target: Integromat
Integromat is an advanced online automation platform in the Czech Republic. Integromat enables users to connect apps and automate workflows using a beautiful, no-code visual builder. Their platform supports hundreds of apps and services, including Dropbox, Google Sheets, Twitter, Slack, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

Nintex, will acquire K2 Software

synopsis: Nintex, the global standard for process management and automation, will acquire K2 Software Inc., an innovative provider of digital process automation (DPA) software solutions. More than 4 million users in over 84 countries use K2 to take control of their business processes, increase visibility and improve operational efficiency.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Nintex
Nintex is the global standard for process management and automation. Public and private sector clients turn to the Nintex Platform to accelerate progress on their digital transformation journeys by quickly and easily managing, automating and optimizing business processes. "
target: K2 Software
K2 is the leading low-code digital process automation (DPA) platform for enterprises seeking to rapidly and intelligently create modern process applications. K2 helps their users to take control of their business processes, increase visibility and improve operational efficiency.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Episerver AB, will acquire Optimizely

synopsis: Episerver, a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms, will acquire Optimizely, the leader in experimentation and optimization. This combination creates the most advanced digital experience platform to optimize every customer touchpoint across the entire user journey.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Episerver AB
Episerver empowers businesses to scale through the most customer-centric approach to digital experiences. Its Customer-Centric Digital Experience Platform features best-in-class content management and robust commerce, both backed by AI powered data and personalization solutions. "
target: Optimizely
Optimizely is a leader in experimentation and optimization. The company's platform offers a complete set of digital experience optimization technologies, including AI-powered personalization and experimentation, which encompasses A/B testing, multivariate testing, and server-side testing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/23/2020 via BusinessWire

Appfire, acquired Botron Software

synopsis: Appfire, a leading provider of apps for software development teams, is acquiring Botron Software, a Bulgaria-based provider of tools that enable enterprise-level change and configuration management within Jira.
buyer: Appfire
Appfire is a global provider of Atlassian software and enterprise services and Atlassian’s largest commercial add-on vendor. Since 2005, Appfire has been driving Atlassian products and services into the Enterprise, enabling the world's most advanced teams to quickly innovate. "
target: Botron Software
Botron Software is a Bulgaria-based provider of tools that enable enterprise-level change and configuration management within Jira.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/16/2020 via BusinessWire

Digital.ai, acquired Experitest

synopsis: Digital.ai has acquired Israel-based Experitest, a continuous quality provider, and Numerify. The acquisitions bring AI-powered business analytics and secure, integrated continuous testing capabilities to the Digital.ai Value Stream Platform, making it the most complete end-to-end value stream management solution in the industry.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: Digital.ai
Digital.ai is an industry-leading technology company that helps Global 5000 enterprises achieve digital transformation goals. Digital.ai combines innovative technologies in agile planning, application protection, software delivery, and artificial intelligence into a unified Value Stream Platform. "
target: Experitest
Israel-based Experitest enables organizations to rapidly release better quality digital applications to the market. Its SeeTest SaaS-based Continuous Testing Platform enables web & mobile application testing across 2,000+ browsers and real mobile devices, and under real end-user conditions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/11/2020 via Company Press Release

Hitachi Vantara Corporation, acquired Containership

synopsis: Hitachi Vantara has acquired the assets of Kubernetes start-up Containership. Containership enables customers to easily deploy and manage Kubernetes clusters and containerized applications in public cloud, private cloud, and on-premise environments.
buyer parent: Hitachi, Ltd.
buyer: Hitachi Vantara Corporation
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps its customers solve their digital challenges. Working alongside each customer, the company applies its industrial and digital capabilities to customers' data and applications to benefit both business and society. "
target: Containership
Containership is the most reliable platform for enabling the deployment and management of multicloud Kubernetes infrastructure. Through an intuitive dashboard, enterprises gain the flexibility to operate in public cloud, private cloud, and on-premise environments alike.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Acquia, Inc., acquired Cohesion Web Technologies

synopsis: Digital experience company Acquia has acquired the UK-based Cohesion, creator of DX8, the first enterprise-grade, low-code Drupal website builder. With this acquisition, content marketers and site builders with minimal coding skills can create Drupal websites up to 4X faster, according to user testing.
buyer: Acquia, Inc.
Acquia is the open source digital experience company. Acquia provides the world’s most ambitious brands with technology that allows them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. Acquia gives its customers the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms. "
target: Cohesion Web Technologies
UK-based Cohesion is the creator of DX8, the first enterprise-grade, low-code Drupal website builder. Cohesion DX8 offers the in-browser creation of themes, layouts, and pages to empower designers and marketers to quickly build beautiful new sites.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/8/2019 via BusinessWire

TPG Capital, acquired CollabNet VersionOne

synopsis: TPG Capital, the private equity platform of TPG, has acquired CollabNet VersionOne, a platform provider for Agile planning, DevOps, and Value Stream Management. Together with TPG, CollabNet can meet the needs of large enterprises that require end-to-end software infrastructure to connect Agile and DevOps teams and activities to business value.
buyer: TPG Capital
TPG is a leading global alternative asset firm with more than $103 billion of assets under management. TPG’s investment platforms are across a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, growth venture, real estate, credit, and public equity. "
target parent: Vector Capital
target: CollabNet VersionOne
CollabNet VersionOne is a leading platform provider for Value Stream Management, Agile planning, DevOps and source code management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Kodular, acquired AppyBuilder

synopsis: Kodular, a free online suite for mobile apps development, has acquired AppyBuilder, a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills.
buyer: Kodular
Kodular is a free online suite for mobile apps development. It mainly provides an online drag-and-drop Android app creator, on which everyone can create any kind of app without programming a single line of code. "
target: AppyBuilder
AppyBuilder is a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills. They have over 85,00 registered members who have made over 300,000 projects/apps.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/28/2019 via BusinessWire

Temenos Group AG, will acquire Kony

synopsis: Temenos, the banking software company, announced that it has agreed to acquire Kony Inc, the fastest growing, cloud-based digital application solutions company, and a recognized industry leader among low code, digital, and mobile application development platform providers, and an emerging leader in the digital banking market.
buyer: Temenos Group AG (SWX:TEMN:$901.75)
Temenos AG, headquartered in Geneva, is the world leader in banking software, partnering with banks and other financial institutions to transform their businesses and stay ahead of the changing marketplace. "
target: Kony
Kony is the fastest growing, cloud-based digital application solutions company, and a recognized industry leader among low code, digital, and mobile application development platform providers, and is an emerging leader in the digital banking market.
price ($mm)
$559
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Tricentis GmbH, acquired TestProject

synopsis: Tricentis, the industry’s No. 1 Continuous Testing platform, has acquired TestProject, the world’s first cloud-based, community testing platform. TestProject makes it easier for testers to do their jobs quickly, and to collaborate using popular open source frameworks (e.g., Selenium and Appium) to ensure quality with speed.
buyer: Tricentis GmbH
With the industry’s No. 1 Continuous Testing platform, Tricentis is recognized for reinventing software testing for DevOps. Their innovative technologies simplify testing for even the most complex enterprise applications—transforming testing from a roadblock to a catalyst for innovation. "
target: TestProject
TestProject is the world’s first cloud-based, community testing platform. TestProject makes it easier for testers to do their jobs quickly, and to collaborate using popular open source frameworks (e.g., Selenium and Appium) to ensure quality with speed.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/29/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Pantheon, acquired StagingPilot

synopsis: Pantheon, the leading website operations platform for marketers and developers have acquired StagingPilot. StagingPilot monitors websites for updates to WordPress or any plugins. StagingPilot creates a copy of the site, applies the updates, and uses a visual regression testing process to determine if the updates are safe to deploy.
buyer: Pantheon
Pantheon is a website operations platform (WebOps) for Drupal and WordPress, running more than 285,000 sites in the cloud and serving over 10 billion page views a month. Pantheon’s multi-tenant, container-based platform enables organizations to manage all of their websites from a single dashboard. "
target: StagingPilot
StagingPilot is a WordPress maintenance solution application. StagingPilot monitors websites for updates to WordPress core or any plugins. It creates a pre-production copy of the site, applies the updates, and uses a visual regression testing process to determine if the updates are safe to deploy.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Skuid

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners has picked up a majority stake in no-code cloud app development platform Skuid through a recapitalisation deal. With Skuid, hundreds of companies quickly design and deploy enterprise apps that more than 5 million users love to use—all with no code required.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management. The firm is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Skuid
Skuid is the world’s first and leading no-code cloud platform for rapid digital innovation. With Skuid, hundreds of companies quickly design and deploy enterprise apps that more than 5 million users love to use—all with no code required.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Evolv Technology Solutions, acquired Sentient Technologies

synopsis: Evolv Technology Solutions announced it has acquired Sentient Ascend, the world’s leading autonomous experience optimization solution for websites and mobile applications. Evolv develops and markets commercially focused, high-value software for enterprises.
buyer: Evolv Technology Solutions
Evolv Technologies is defining autonomous optimization for the digital era and empowers companies to scale their digital experience and performance. Evolv develops and markets commercially focused, high-value software for enterprises. "
target: Sentient Technologies
Sentient Ascend is the world’s leading autonomous experience optimization solution for websites and mobile applications. Ascend gives marketers the power to simultaneously test multiple potential improvements to their websites and apps, allowing for experimentation to be carried out at a new scale.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/14/2019 via Company Press Release

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire QuickBase

synopsis: Quick Base, the leading SaaS platform for building powerful, integrated, customized business applications, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to receive a majority investment by Vista Equity Partners. Quick Base’s current investor, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (“WCAS”), will retain a significant investment in the company.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners, a U.S.-based investment firm with more than $46 billion in cumulative capital commitments, currently invests in software, data and technology-enabled organizations led by world-class management teams with long-term perspective. "
target parent: Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
target: QuickBase
Quick Base is the platform that businesses use to quickly turn ideas about better ways to work into apps that make them more efficient, informed and productive. Quick Base is used by more than 6,000 customers, including half of the Fortune 100, across a variety of industries and use cases.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

Easy Software AG, acquired ApiOmat

synopsis: EASY SOFTWARE, a leading developer and provider of multi-platform solutions in the electronic archiving, document management and enterprise content management sectors, has acquired ApiOmat, a company that provides global companies with a platform to integrate any of their enterprise IT systems with mobile devices and wearables.
buyer: Easy Software AG (XTRA:ESY:$61.31)
EASY SOFTWARE AG is a leading developer and provider of multi-platform solutions in the electronic archiving, document management and enterprise content management sectors. EASY structures document flow using integrated workflow functionalities, ensuring revision-proof long-term archiving. "
target: ApiOmat
From their offices in Palo Alto (USA) and Leipzig (GER), ApiOmat provides global companies with a platform to integrate any of their enterprise IT systems with mobile devices and wearables – allowing them to rapidly create apps that innovate their business and separate them from the competition.
price ($mm)
$9.12*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/16/2018 via BNC Analysis

Adobe Systems Incorporated, acquired Sayspring, Inc.

synopsis: Adobe, the global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions, has acquired Sayspring, a platform that allows anyone to design, build, and prototype voice interfaces for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Sayspring's platform features a drag-and-drop design tool and generates a script for each user flow.
buyer: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE:$11,171.30)
Adobe is the global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions. Adobe’s tools and services allow their customers to create groundbreaking digital content, deploy it across media and devices, measure and optimize it over time, and achieve greater business success. "
target: Sayspring, Inc.
Sayspring is a platform that allows anyone to design, build, and prototype voice interfaces for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. The platform features a drag-and-drop design tool and generates a script for each user flow, allowing them to follow along during the testing of their application.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/7/2017 via PR Newswire

VersionOne merged with CollabNet, Inc.,

synopsis: CollabNet, a leader in enterprise software development and DevOps solutions, and VersionOne, the leader in enterprise Agile software solutions and services, have merged. The combined company, which will maintain the CollabNet name, will offer the industry's most complete Enterprise Agile, ALM Collaboration, Version Control and DevOps solutions.
buyer parent: Vector Capital
buyer: CollabNet, Inc.
CollabNet helps enterprises and government organizations develop and deliver high-quality software at speed. CollabNet offers innovative solutions, provides consulting and Agile training services, and proudly supports more than 10,000 customers with 6 million users in 100 countries. "
target: VersionOne
VersionOne helps organizations scale enterprise-wide agility. Using their enterprise software platform for unified Agile and DevOps, teams at every level can work together to envision and deliver great software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/1/2017 via Company Press Release

GOD IT Sourcing, acquired datenbanken24

synopsis: GOD IT Sourcing, a leading IT service provider that develops high-quality IT solutions for enterprise customers, has acquired datenbanken24, a leading cloud-based application builder. datenbanken24 requires no programming skills and allows businesses to create professional applications that are instantly ready for use and tailored to their needs.
buyer: GOD IT Sourcing
GOD IT Sourcing is an IT service provider that develops high-quality IT solutions for enterprise customers. The company specializes in method & technology consulting, software design & development, managed IT services, process-oriented application software (SAP) and cloud services. "
target: datenbanken24
datenbanken24 is a leading cloud-based application builder in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. datenbanken24 requires no programming skills and allows businesses to create professional applications that are instantly ready for use and tailored to their needs.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
($7.16)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.16)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: AKAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Akamai Technologies
Akamai Technologies
Akamai, the leader in Content Delivery Network services, makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. Their advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize experiences for any device, anywhere.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,794.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$782.96
EBIT ($mm)
$509.29
Net Income ($mm)
$422.64
Employees
7519
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Ticker: DDOG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Its SaaS platform integrates and automates infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring, and log management to provide unified, real-time observability of its customers’ entire technology stack.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$480.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.15
EBIT ($mm)
($2.05)
Net Income ($mm)
$3.49
Employees
1403
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Ticker: TWLO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Twilio
Twilio
Twilio's mission is to fuel the future of communications. Developers and businesses use Twilio to make communications relevant and contextual by embedding messaging, voice, and video capabilities directly into their software applications.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,392.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($260.42)
EBIT ($mm)
($368.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3284
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Ticker: ANY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sphere3D
Sphere 3D is a virtualization technology solution provider. Sphere 3D's Glassware 2.0 platform delivers virtualization of many of the most demanding applications in the marketplace today; making it easy to move applications from a physical PC or workstation to a virtual environment.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$76.54
EBITDA ($mm)
($26.59)
EBIT ($mm)
($33.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
429
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Ticker: ASX:BUD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Buddy Platform Ltd.
Buddy Platform Ltd.
Buddy Platform delivers a highly secure, cloud-based global platform to access, process, shape and manage the raw data generated by hundreds of millions of connected devices, appliances and sensors. The collection of this data is the IoT Data Graph.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.10
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.13)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.16)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: NTNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nutanix Inc.
Nutanix Inc.
Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$1,025.13
EBITDA ($mm)
($299.49)
EBIT ($mm)
($344.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3709
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Ticker: OTCPK:TIGR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TigerLogic Corporation
TigerLogic Corporation
TigerLogic Corporation is a global provider in engagement solutions, including Omnis, a mobile development platform, and Postano, a social media aggregation and display platform.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$6.49
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.52)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.79)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
63
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Ticker: PRPM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ProTek Capital
ProTek Capital
Propalms Limited is a global provider of application delivery and secure remote access solutions for Terminal Services and Virtual Desktop Infrastructures. Delivering to Enterprises of all sizes they offer reliable, scalable and affordable solutions that simply work.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$0.74
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.91)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: NEWR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Relic, Inc
New Relic, Inc
New Relic is a software analytics company that provides deep performance analytics for every part of the software environment. Their SaaS platform allows users to easily view and analyze massive amounts of data, and gain actionable insights in real-time.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$512.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($19.03)
EBIT ($mm)
($45.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1795
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Ticker: PRGS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Progress Software Corporation
Progress Software Corporation
Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications on-premise or in the cloud, on any platform or device, to any data source, with enhanced performance, minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$433.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$144.37
EBIT ($mm)
$95.79
Net Income ($mm)
$46.90
Employees
1538
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Ticker: TWLO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Twilio
Twilio
Twilio's mission is to fuel the future of communications. Developers and businesses use Twilio to make communications relevant and contextual by embedding messaging, voice, and video capabilities directly into their software applications.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,392.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($260.42)
EBIT ($mm)
($368.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3284
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Ticker: TSE:4845
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fusion Partners Co.
Fusion Partners Co.
Fusion Partners Co. engages in the development and sale of database software. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Software as a Service (SaaS)/ Application Service Provider (ASP) Business, Language Processing-Related Business, and Database Business.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$18.68
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.30
EBIT ($mm)
$4.72
Net Income ($mm)
$2.61
Employees
117
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Ticker: OM:BUSER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bambuser Ab
Bambuser Ab
Bambuser is a Swedish software company that offers B2B solutions for live video. Bambuser allows users to effortlessly create engaging experiences in any app using their developer-friendly tools and fully managed live video platform.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.47
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.81)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: CLDR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cloudera, Inc
Cloudera, Inc
Cloudera delivers the modern platform for data management and analytics. They provide the fastest, easiest, and most secure Apache Hadoop platform to help solve business problems with data. They empower their clients to use advanced analytics to drive business decisions quickly and flexibly.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$647.68
EBITDA ($mm)
($187.36)
EBIT ($mm)
($268.79)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2947
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Ticker: TSE:9629
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PCA Corporation
PCA Corporation
PCA Corporation develops and sells computer software in Japan. It offers PCA Cloud, a cloud-based service that allows users to access data centers over the Internet and use software that has been installed on rented servers and PCA Dream21, an integrated ERP software package.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$95.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.88
EBIT ($mm)
$5.79
Net Income ($mm)
$6.05
Employees
471
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Ticker: DSS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Document Security Systems, Inc.
Document Security Systems, Inc.
Document Security Systems, Inc. is a leader in anti-counterfeit, authentication, and mass-serialization technologies, providing security solutions to corporations, governments, and financial institutions.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$17.10
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ASX:NET
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NetLinkz
NetLinkz
NetLinkz is an Australian provider of secure and efficient cloud network solutions. NetLinkz offers Virtual Invisible Network, a network technology solution that allows organisations to connect sites, devices and staff over the internet through a unique network solution that is generally invisible.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.16)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.16)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: PFSW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PFSweb, Inc.
PFSweb, Inc.
PFSweb is a global provider of end-to-end eCommerce solutions including digital agency and marketing services, technology development services, business process outsourcing services and a complete omni-channel technology ecosystem.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$250.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$16.25
EBIT ($mm)
$1.07
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2100
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Ticker: OM:PREC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Precise Biometrics AB
Precise Biometrics AB
Precise Biometrics is a market leading supplier of solutions for convenient and secure authentication of people’s identity. They develop and sell fingerprint software and mobile smart card readers that provide the market’s best user experience and security.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$10.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.30
EBIT ($mm)
$2.16
Net Income ($mm)
$3.50
Employees
27
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Ticker: AKAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Akamai Technologies
Akamai Technologies
Akamai, the leader in Content Delivery Network services, makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. Their advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize experiences for any device, anywhere.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,794.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$782.96
EBIT ($mm)
$509.29
Net Income ($mm)
$422.64
Employees
7519
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Ticker: ASX:BUD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Buddy Platform Ltd.
Buddy Platform Ltd.
Buddy Platform delivers a highly secure, cloud-based global platform to access, process, shape and manage the raw data generated by hundreds of millions of connected devices, appliances and sensors. The collection of this data is the IoT Data Graph.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.10
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.13)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.16)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: DDOG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Its SaaS platform integrates and automates infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring, and log management to provide unified, real-time observability of its customers’ entire technology stack.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$480.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.15
EBIT ($mm)
($2.05)
Net Income ($mm)
$3.49
Employees
1403
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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A263860
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc. is a South Korean-based provider of Network Access Control (NAC) solutions. Their flagship product, Genian NAC, helps businesses maintain smart visiblity and control of all of their IT assets and ensures the highest level of security compliance by using cloud technology.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.74
EBIT ($mm)
$2.43
Net Income ($mm)
$2.21
Employees
0
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