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closed 7/1/2008 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Solidware Technologies

synopsis: Coverity, Inc., the leader in automatically improving the quality and security of C, C++, C# and Java source code, announced the acquisition of Solidware Technologies, a Colorado-based software readiness management vendor.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity's groundbreaking technology enables developers to control complexity in the development process by automatically finding and helping to repair critical software defects and security vulnerabilities throughout the application lifecycle. "
target: Solidware Technologies
Solidware's technology collects analysis data from other development and test tools, synthesizes the results, and presents development teams with visibility into code complexity, violation of best practices, software architecture, interdependencies and test coverage.
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closed 1/24/2019 via BusinessWire

Idera, acquired Travis CI

synopsis: Idera, Inc., parent company of global B2B software productivity brands, announced the acquisition of Travis CI, a continuous integration platform used by more than 700,000 developers worldwide to build and test software applications. Travis CI is based in Berlin, Germany.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: Idera
Idera delivers B2B software productivity tools that enable technical users to do more with less, faster. Idera brands span three divisions – Database Tools, Developer Tools, and Test Management Tools – with products that are evangelized by millions of community members. "
target: Travis CI
Travis CI is a continuous integration platform used by more than 700,000 developers worldwide to build and test software applications. Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Berlin, Travis CI is a respected leader in the open source community.
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closed 6/20/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tricentis GmbH, acquired Q-up Data GmbH

synopsis: Tricentis, the leader in Continuous Testing, announced the acquisition of Q-up: a German test data management (TDM) platform architected to provide secure, reliable, and compliant test data on-demand. With a business-friendly, self-service interface and a lightweight provisioning agent, test data access is reduced from weeks to seconds.
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: Q-up Data GmbH
Based in Germany, Q-up is a test data management (TDM) platform architected to provide secure, reliable, and compliant test data on-demand. With a business-friendly, self-service interface and a lightweight provisioning agent, test data access is reduced from weeks to seconds.
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closed 3/6/2012 via BNC Analysis

Burstly, Inc., acquired TestFlight

synopsis: TestFlight, a platform that lets developers distribute test builds of their apps to a beta audience, has been acquired by Burstly, a platform that helps developers track and monetize their apps. Together the duo has created a platform that'll let developers distribute their apps and track both their usage and performance.
buyer: Burstly, Inc.
Based in Santa Monica, California, Burstly, Inc. provides a platform for mobile developers to maximize their marketing and revenue opportunities. It offers a marketplace where developers can buy or sell advertising. "
target: TestFlight
TestFlight is a platform that lets developers distribute test builds of their apps to a beta audience. The company is based in Santa Monica, California.
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closed 7/5/2011 via BusinessWire

SmartBear, Inc., acquired Eviware Software

synopsis: SmartBear Software has acquired Eviware Software, creators of soapUI and loadUI, the world’s leading testing software for Web Services. After tripling SmartBear’s business in one year, this acquisition further accelerates SmartBear’s momentum and significantly expands its global user community.
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear Software provides enterprise-class yet affordable tools that deliver quality and performance throughout the entire software quality lifecycle – enabling code quality, QA efficiency, and application performance anywhere – on the desktop, mobile and in the cloud. "
target: Eviware Software
Eviware Software is the market leader in Web Service Testing. With more than 800,000 users and 4000 daily downloads, its Open Source Web Service testing tool soapUI has become the market de facto standard for testing Web Services.
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closed 3/15/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, acquired TestFairy

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., the leading provider of continuous testing solutions that deliver digital confidence, has acquired TestFairy, provider of an enterprise-grade, all-in-one mobile platform that helps companies streamline their development processes and release better mobile apps to market with shorter development cycles.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs provides the world's largest cloud-based platform for the automated testing of web and mobile applications. Its award-winning service eliminates the time and expense of maintaining an in-house testing infrastructure, freeing development teams to innovate and release better software. "
target: TestFairy
TestFairy is a mobile testing platform that helps enterprise companies streamline their mobile development process and release better apps to the market, in shorter development cycles.
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closed 3/9/2022 via BusinessWire

CircleCI, acquired Ponicode

synopsis: CircleCI, the leading continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform, has acquired Ponicode, an AI-powered testing platform in France. Ponicode enables software developers to build defect-free software at scale and with less hassle. Their platform maintains code quality and allows developers to focus on improving their product.
buyer: CircleCI
CircleCI is a leading continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform. CircleCI helps engineering teams to radically reduce the time from idea to execution. Their DevOps tools enable companies to improve team productivity, release better products, and get to market faster. "
target: Ponicode
Ponicode is an innovative AI-powered testing platform in France. Ponicode enables software developers and engineering teams to build defect-free software at scale and with less hassle. Their platform maintains code quality and allows developers to focus on improving their product.
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closed 2/9/2022 via Company Press Release

Tricentis GmbH, acquired Testim Inc.

synopsis: Tricentis, an industry leader in test automation for modern cloud and enterprise applications, announced today the acquisition of Testim, an AI-based SaaS test automation platform. Testim extends Tricentis’ own AI-powered continuous testing platform, and will help the company further simplify test automation.
buyer: Tricentis GmbH
Tricentis is a global leader in enterprise continuous testing, widely credited for reinventing software testing for DevOps, cloud, and enterprise applications. The Tricentis continuous testing platform provides a new and fundamentally different way to perform software testing. "
target: Testim Inc.
Testim is an AI-based SaaS test automation platform. Testim introduced its AI-based testing in 2014 to accelerate application delivery by shortening the time it takes to author tests and automatically improving tests, troubleshooting tests, and handling test diagnostics.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

Copado Solutions, acquired Qualibrate

synopsis: Copado, a leading DevOps platform, has acquired Qualibrate, a SAP automated testing solution in the Netherlands. Qualibrate offers a SaaS solution for enterprise software delivery that transforms the way teams test, document, and train end-users. It offers native support for automating tests on SAP applications and 40+ non-SAP technologies.
buyer: Copado Solutions
Copado is the leading DevOps platform enabling the world’s largest digital transformations on Salesforce. Copado accelerates digital transformation projects by automating the release process, increasing developer productivity, and maximizing return on cloud investments. "
target: Qualibrate
Qualibrate is a SAP automated testing solution in the Netherlands. Qualibrate offers a SaaS solution for enterprise software delivery that transforms the way teams test, document, and train end-users. It offers native support for automating tests on SAP applications and 40+ non-SAP technologies.
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closed 12/22/2021 via Company Press Release

BrowserStack, acquired Nightwatch.js

synopsis: BrowserStack, a leading software testing platform in India, has acquired Nightwatch.js, an open-source test automation framework in Norway. Nightwatch.js is an integrated, easy to use end-to-end testing solution for web applications and websites. Their simple solution enables users to easily write and run tests very quickly.
buyer: BrowserStack
India-based BrowserStack is the leading software testing platform powering over two million tests across 15 global data centers. BrowserStack's platform provides instant access to 2,000+ real mobile devices and browsers on a highly reliable cloud infrastructure that scales as testing needs grow. "
target: Nightwatch.js
Nightwatch.js is an open-source test automation framework in Norway. Nightwatch.js is an integrated, easy to use end-to-end testing solution for web applications and websites. Their simple solution enables users to easily write and run tests very quickly.
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closed 7/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, acquired Backtrace

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., the leading provider of continuous testing solutions, has acquired Backtrace, a leading provider of error monitoring solutions for software teams. The acquisition extends Sauce Labs’ capabilities into production environments, enabling customers to receive quality signals throughout all stages of the software development lifecycle.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs is the leading provider of continuous testing solutions that enable customers to deliver digital confidence. The Sauce Labs Continuous Testing Cloud ensures that web and mobile applications look, function, and perform exactly as they should on every browser, OS, and device. "
target: Backtrace
Backtrace is a cross-platform error management solution for desktop, mobile, devices, game console, and server platforms that drastically reduces debugging time and improves software quality through automated capture, insight about impact, and essential context for investigation in one interface.
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announced 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

The Qt Company, will acquire Froglogic GmbH

synopsis: Leading global software company, The Qt Company, has announced that it will acquire froglogic GmbH, a major provider of quality assurance tools, such as test automation tools. Froglogic was founded to create a best-of-breed cross platform Graphic User Interface (GUI) test automation tool.
buyer: The Qt Company
Qt Group is a global software company with a strong presence in more than 70 industries and is the leading independent technology behind millions of devices and applications. Qt is used worldwide, and the technology enables its customers to deliver exceptional user experiences. "
target: Froglogic GmbH
froglogic GmbH is a global leader in the software test automation market, providing state-of-the-art solutions to enhance software quality in any industry context. froglogic offers cutting-edge tooling to support GUI test automation, code coverage analysis and test result management.
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Web

Scout APM, acquired Exceptiontrap

synopsis: Scout APM, a software firm that builds application performance monitoring (APM), announced that they have acquired Exceptiontrap, a Germany based error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP.
buyer parent: Xenon Partners
buyer: Scout APM
Scout APM offers application performance monitoring (APM) “that finds what you can’t see in charts.” Scout helps developers and application administrators gain insight into their software’s performance by providing monitoring of key metrics surrounding software and web-application performance. "
target: Exceptiontrap
Exceptiontrap, based in Germany, is an error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP. Because of the open API, it can also be used with their customer's language of choice. It is an easy to use software with a nice interface, which runs smoothly and is useful for their customers.
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closed 3/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Tricentis GmbH, acquired Neotys

synopsis: Tricentis, the world’s #1 testing platform for modern cloud and enterprise applications, has acquired Neotys, a French performance testing company. With the acquisition, Tricentis will further expand its AI-driven, end-to-end continuous testing platform to offer the most comprehensive testing solution to accelerate software delivery and innovation.
buyer: Tricentis GmbH
Tricentis is the global leader in enterprise continuous testing, widely credited for reinventing software testing for DevOps, cloud, and enterprise applications. The Tricentis AI-based, continuous testing platform provides a new and fundamentally different way to perform software testing. "
target: Neotys
Neotys is a performance testing company headquartered in France. NeoLoad, the company's flagship product, is the leading performance testing offering on the market for enterprises looking to verify application response time, availability, and scalability for mobile, web, and packaged applications.
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closed 3/16/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sonatype, Inc., acquired MuseDev

synopsis: Sonatype, the leader in developer-friendly tools for software supply chain management and security, has acquired MuseDev, an innovative code analysis platform. With the addition of Muse, the Sonatype Nexus platform now offers customers full-spectrum control of the cloud-native software development lifecycle.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Sonatype, Inc.
Sonatype is the leader in developer-friendly, full-spectrum software supply chain management providing organizations total control of their cloud-native development lifecycles, including third-party open source code, first-party source code, infrastructure as code, and containerized code. "
target: MuseDev
MuseDev is a DevOps-native code analysis platform that helps developers find and fix their most elusive bugs. MuseDev orchestrates code analysis to automatically run at each pull-request and deliver results as comments during code review.
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announced 2/3/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, will acquire AutonomIQ

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., the leading provider of continuous testing solutions, will acquire AutonomIQ, a leading provider of scriptless test automation solutions. AutonomIQ leverages powerful AI and ML capabilities to help users easily create and execute tests for SaaS and low-code applications.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs provides the world's largest cloud-based platform for the automated testing of web and mobile applications. Its award-winning service eliminates the time and expense of maintaining an in-house testing infrastructure, freeing development teams to innovate and release better software. "
target: AutonomIQ
AutonomIQ is a provider of scriptless test automation solutions. AutonomIQ leverages powerful AI and ML capabilities to help users easily create and execute tests for SaaS and low-code applications. Their cloud platform enables companies to improve quality and reduce risk for their digital products.
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closed 1/27/2021 via PR Newswire

Tarmac, acquired UseTrace

synopsis: Tarmac, a global software development company, has acquired Usetrace, a SaaS software testing solution in Finland. Usetrace offers a codeless user interface testing tool for web apps. Their solution uses cloud computers to continuously do automated tests on web apps to ensure their user interfaces are working as intended.
buyer: Tarmac
Tarmac is a global software development company. Tarmac designs, builds and scales award-winning custom web and mobile apps for their clients. The company is technology agnostic and leverage a wide array of modern languages including Ruby, Java, Python and Go. "
target: UseTrace
Usetrace is a SaaS software testing solution in Finland. Usetrace offers a codeless user interface testing tool for web apps. Their solution uses cloud computers to continuously do automated tests on web apps to ensure their user interfaces are working as intended.
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closed 11/18/2020 via Company Press Release

Carbon Relay, acquired StormForger GmbH

synopsis: ​Carbon Relay, now ​StormForge​, the leader in machine learning-based cloud-native application performance testing and optimization, has acquired StormForger, a performance testing as a service platform. ​With the acquisition, Carbon Relay is renaming to StormForge ​and is announcing the integrated platform as the first available to DevOps
buyer: Carbon Relay
Carbon Relay, now ​StormForge​, is the leader in machine learning-based cloud-native application performance testing and optimization. The Platform is built to help DevOps teams release with confidence and IT leaders to realize the promise of cloud-native. "
target: StormForger GmbH
StormForger is a performance testing as a service platform, targeting HTTP APIs. They provide a high degree of automation and a comprehensive and expressive JavaScript DSL to specify test cases.
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announced 9/23/2020 via PR Newswire

Snyk, will acquire DeepCode AG

synopsis: Snyk, the leader in developer-first cloud native application security, will acquire DeepCode, a provider of real-time semantic code analysis powered by AI. DeepCode helps developers to write better code by enabling them to quickly find critical issues and security vulnerabilities within their code.
buyer: Snyk
Headquartered in the UK, Snyk is a developer-first security company that helps organizations use open source and stay secure. Snyk is the only solution that seamlessly and proactively finds and fixes vulnerabilities and license violations in open source dependencies and Docker images. "
target: DeepCode AG
DeepCode is a Swiss provider of real-time semantic code analysis powered by AI. DeepCode uses AI to learn from open source software and help developers write better code. Their solution enables developers to quickly find critical issues and security vulnerabilities within their code.
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closed 3/31/2020 via BusinessWire

SmartBear, Inc., purchased Test Management for Jira from Adaptavist

synopsis: SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, announced the acquisition of Test Management for Jira (TM4J), the #1 user-rated QA and test management app in Jira for enterprise teams, from London-based Adaptavist.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible. Their tools assist with API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications. "
seller: Adaptavist
The acquisition includes Test Management for Jira (TM4J), the #1 user-rated QA and test management app in Jira for enterprise teams, from London-based Adaptavist, the leading Atlassian partner globally for professional services, managed services, training, and Atlassian Marketplace Apps.
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closed 7/1/2008 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Solidware Technologies

synopsis: Coverity, Inc., the leader in automatically improving the quality and security of C, C++, C# and Java source code, announced the acquisition of Solidware Technologies, a Colorado-based software readiness management vendor.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity's groundbreaking technology enables developers to control complexity in the development process by automatically finding and helping to repair critical software defects and security vulnerabilities throughout the application lifecycle. "
target: Solidware Technologies
Solidware's technology collects analysis data from other development and test tools, synthesizes the results, and presents development teams with visibility into code complexity, violation of best practices, software architecture, interdependencies and test coverage.
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closed 5/15/2014 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Kalistick SAS

synopsis: Coverity, Inc., a Synopsys company, announced it has completed the acquisition of Kalistick, a provider of cloud-based software solutions that boost testing efficiency by enabling software development organizations to easily identify and prioritize which critical tests need to be run by Quality Assurance (QA).
buyer parent: Synopsys, Inc.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity’s award-winning development testing platform helps developers create and deliver better software, faster, by automatically testing source code for software defects that could lead to product crashes, unexpected behavior, security breaches or catastrophic system failure. "
target: Kalistick SAS
Kalistick is a provider of cloud-based software solutions that boost testing efficiency by enabling software development organizations to easily identify and prioritize which critical tests need to be run by Quality Assurance (QA).
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closed 7/1/2008 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Solidware Technologies

synopsis: Coverity, Inc., the leader in automatically improving the quality and security of C, C++, C# and Java source code, announced the acquisition of Solidware Technologies, a Colorado-based software readiness management vendor.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity's groundbreaking technology enables developers to control complexity in the development process by automatically finding and helping to repair critical software defects and security vulnerabilities throughout the application lifecycle. "
target: Solidware Technologies
Solidware's technology collects analysis data from other development and test tools, synthesizes the results, and presents development teams with visibility into code complexity, violation of best practices, software architecture, interdependencies and test coverage.
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closed 5/27/2008 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Codefast

synopsis: Coverity(TM), Inc., the leader in automatically improving software quality and security in C/C++ and Java, announced the acquisition of Codefast. Coverity's first acquisition provides the company with engineering talent and advanced technology from Codefast to help developers understand and accelerate the software build process.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity's groundbreaking technology enables developers to control complexity in the development process by automatically finding and helping to repair critical software defects and security vulnerabilities throughout the application lifecycle. "
target: Codefast
Codefast, Inc. is the first provider of agile solutions for software production. Agility is the power to move quickly and easily. Codefast offers the only solution that works across all software development platforms to guarantee agility in production processes.
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closed 7/1/2008 via PR Newswire

Coverity, Inc., acquired Solidware Technologies

synopsis: Coverity, Inc., the leader in automatically improving the quality and security of C, C++, C# and Java source code, announced the acquisition of Solidware Technologies, a Colorado-based software readiness management vendor.
buyer: Coverity, Inc.
Coverity's groundbreaking technology enables developers to control complexity in the development process by automatically finding and helping to repair critical software defects and security vulnerabilities throughout the application lifecycle. "
target: Solidware Technologies
Solidware's technology collects analysis data from other development and test tools, synthesizes the results, and presents development teams with visibility into code complexity, violation of best practices, software architecture, interdependencies and test coverage.
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closed 3/9/2022 via BusinessWire

CircleCI, acquired Ponicode

synopsis: CircleCI, the leading continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform, has acquired Ponicode, an AI-powered testing platform in France. Ponicode enables software developers to build defect-free software at scale and with less hassle. Their platform maintains code quality and allows developers to focus on improving their product.
buyer: CircleCI
CircleCI is a leading continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform. CircleCI helps engineering teams to radically reduce the time from idea to execution. Their DevOps tools enable companies to improve team productivity, release better products, and get to market faster. "
target: Ponicode
Ponicode is an innovative AI-powered testing platform in France. Ponicode enables software developers and engineering teams to build defect-free software at scale and with less hassle. Their platform maintains code quality and allows developers to focus on improving their product.
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closed 2/9/2022 via Company Press Release

Tricentis GmbH, acquired Testim Inc.

synopsis: Tricentis, an industry leader in test automation for modern cloud and enterprise applications, announced today the acquisition of Testim, an AI-based SaaS test automation platform. Testim extends Tricentis’ own AI-powered continuous testing platform, and will help the company further simplify test automation.
buyer: Tricentis GmbH
Tricentis is a global leader in enterprise continuous testing, widely credited for reinventing software testing for DevOps, cloud, and enterprise applications. The Tricentis continuous testing platform provides a new and fundamentally different way to perform software testing. "
target: Testim Inc.
Testim is an AI-based SaaS test automation platform. Testim introduced its AI-based testing in 2014 to accelerate application delivery by shortening the time it takes to author tests and automatically improving tests, troubleshooting tests, and handling test diagnostics.
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closed 2/2/2022 via PR Newswire

Copado Solutions, acquired Qualibrate

synopsis: Copado, a leading DevOps platform, has acquired Qualibrate, a SAP automated testing solution in the Netherlands. Qualibrate offers a SaaS solution for enterprise software delivery that transforms the way teams test, document, and train end-users. It offers native support for automating tests on SAP applications and 40+ non-SAP technologies.
buyer: Copado Solutions
Copado is the leading DevOps platform enabling the world’s largest digital transformations on Salesforce. Copado accelerates digital transformation projects by automating the release process, increasing developer productivity, and maximizing return on cloud investments. "
target: Qualibrate
Qualibrate is a SAP automated testing solution in the Netherlands. Qualibrate offers a SaaS solution for enterprise software delivery that transforms the way teams test, document, and train end-users. It offers native support for automating tests on SAP applications and 40+ non-SAP technologies.
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closed 12/22/2021 via Company Press Release

BrowserStack, acquired Nightwatch.js

synopsis: BrowserStack, a leading software testing platform in India, has acquired Nightwatch.js, an open-source test automation framework in Norway. Nightwatch.js is an integrated, easy to use end-to-end testing solution for web applications and websites. Their simple solution enables users to easily write and run tests very quickly.
buyer: BrowserStack
India-based BrowserStack is the leading software testing platform powering over two million tests across 15 global data centers. BrowserStack's platform provides instant access to 2,000+ real mobile devices and browsers on a highly reliable cloud infrastructure that scales as testing needs grow. "
target: Nightwatch.js
Nightwatch.js is an open-source test automation framework in Norway. Nightwatch.js is an integrated, easy to use end-to-end testing solution for web applications and websites. Their simple solution enables users to easily write and run tests very quickly.
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closed 7/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, acquired Backtrace

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., the leading provider of continuous testing solutions, has acquired Backtrace, a leading provider of error monitoring solutions for software teams. The acquisition extends Sauce Labs’ capabilities into production environments, enabling customers to receive quality signals throughout all stages of the software development lifecycle.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs is the leading provider of continuous testing solutions that enable customers to deliver digital confidence. The Sauce Labs Continuous Testing Cloud ensures that web and mobile applications look, function, and perform exactly as they should on every browser, OS, and device. "
target: Backtrace
Backtrace is a cross-platform error management solution for desktop, mobile, devices, game console, and server platforms that drastically reduces debugging time and improves software quality through automated capture, insight about impact, and essential context for investigation in one interface.
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announced 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

The Qt Company, will acquire Froglogic GmbH

synopsis: Leading global software company, The Qt Company, has announced that it will acquire froglogic GmbH, a major provider of quality assurance tools, such as test automation tools. Froglogic was founded to create a best-of-breed cross platform Graphic User Interface (GUI) test automation tool.
buyer: The Qt Company
Qt Group is a global software company with a strong presence in more than 70 industries and is the leading independent technology behind millions of devices and applications. Qt is used worldwide, and the technology enables its customers to deliver exceptional user experiences. "
target: Froglogic GmbH
froglogic GmbH is a global leader in the software test automation market, providing state-of-the-art solutions to enhance software quality in any industry context. froglogic offers cutting-edge tooling to support GUI test automation, code coverage analysis and test result management.
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Web

Scout APM, acquired Exceptiontrap

synopsis: Scout APM, a software firm that builds application performance monitoring (APM), announced that they have acquired Exceptiontrap, a Germany based error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP.
buyer parent: Xenon Partners
buyer: Scout APM
Scout APM offers application performance monitoring (APM) “that finds what you can’t see in charts.” Scout helps developers and application administrators gain insight into their software’s performance by providing monitoring of key metrics surrounding software and web-application performance. "
target: Exceptiontrap
Exceptiontrap, based in Germany, is an error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP. Because of the open API, it can also be used with their customer's language of choice. It is an easy to use software with a nice interface, which runs smoothly and is useful for their customers.
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closed 3/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Tricentis GmbH, acquired Neotys

synopsis: Tricentis, the world’s #1 testing platform for modern cloud and enterprise applications, has acquired Neotys, a French performance testing company. With the acquisition, Tricentis will further expand its AI-driven, end-to-end continuous testing platform to offer the most comprehensive testing solution to accelerate software delivery and innovation.
buyer: Tricentis GmbH
Tricentis is the global leader in enterprise continuous testing, widely credited for reinventing software testing for DevOps, cloud, and enterprise applications. The Tricentis AI-based, continuous testing platform provides a new and fundamentally different way to perform software testing. "
target: Neotys
Neotys is a performance testing company headquartered in France. NeoLoad, the company's flagship product, is the leading performance testing offering on the market for enterprises looking to verify application response time, availability, and scalability for mobile, web, and packaged applications.
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closed 3/16/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sonatype, Inc., acquired MuseDev

synopsis: Sonatype, the leader in developer-friendly tools for software supply chain management and security, has acquired MuseDev, an innovative code analysis platform. With the addition of Muse, the Sonatype Nexus platform now offers customers full-spectrum control of the cloud-native software development lifecycle.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Sonatype, Inc.
Sonatype is the leader in developer-friendly, full-spectrum software supply chain management providing organizations total control of their cloud-native development lifecycles, including third-party open source code, first-party source code, infrastructure as code, and containerized code. "
target: MuseDev
MuseDev is a DevOps-native code analysis platform that helps developers find and fix their most elusive bugs. MuseDev orchestrates code analysis to automatically run at each pull-request and deliver results as comments during code review.
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announced 2/3/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, will acquire AutonomIQ

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., the leading provider of continuous testing solutions, will acquire AutonomIQ, a leading provider of scriptless test automation solutions. AutonomIQ leverages powerful AI and ML capabilities to help users easily create and execute tests for SaaS and low-code applications.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs provides the world's largest cloud-based platform for the automated testing of web and mobile applications. Its award-winning service eliminates the time and expense of maintaining an in-house testing infrastructure, freeing development teams to innovate and release better software. "
target: AutonomIQ
AutonomIQ is a provider of scriptless test automation solutions. AutonomIQ leverages powerful AI and ML capabilities to help users easily create and execute tests for SaaS and low-code applications. Their cloud platform enables companies to improve quality and reduce risk for their digital products.
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closed 1/27/2021 via PR Newswire

Tarmac, acquired UseTrace

synopsis: Tarmac, a global software development company, has acquired Usetrace, a SaaS software testing solution in Finland. Usetrace offers a codeless user interface testing tool for web apps. Their solution uses cloud computers to continuously do automated tests on web apps to ensure their user interfaces are working as intended.
buyer: Tarmac
Tarmac is a global software development company. Tarmac designs, builds and scales award-winning custom web and mobile apps for their clients. The company is technology agnostic and leverage a wide array of modern languages including Ruby, Java, Python and Go. "
target: UseTrace
Usetrace is a SaaS software testing solution in Finland. Usetrace offers a codeless user interface testing tool for web apps. Their solution uses cloud computers to continuously do automated tests on web apps to ensure their user interfaces are working as intended.
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closed 11/18/2020 via Company Press Release

Carbon Relay, acquired StormForger GmbH

synopsis: ​Carbon Relay, now ​StormForge​, the leader in machine learning-based cloud-native application performance testing and optimization, has acquired StormForger, a performance testing as a service platform. ​With the acquisition, Carbon Relay is renaming to StormForge ​and is announcing the integrated platform as the first available to DevOps
buyer: Carbon Relay
Carbon Relay, now ​StormForge​, is the leader in machine learning-based cloud-native application performance testing and optimization. The Platform is built to help DevOps teams release with confidence and IT leaders to realize the promise of cloud-native. "
target: StormForger GmbH
StormForger is a performance testing as a service platform, targeting HTTP APIs. They provide a high degree of automation and a comprehensive and expressive JavaScript DSL to specify test cases.
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announced 9/23/2020 via PR Newswire

Snyk, will acquire DeepCode AG

synopsis: Snyk, the leader in developer-first cloud native application security, will acquire DeepCode, a provider of real-time semantic code analysis powered by AI. DeepCode helps developers to write better code by enabling them to quickly find critical issues and security vulnerabilities within their code.
buyer: Snyk
Headquartered in the UK, Snyk is a developer-first security company that helps organizations use open source and stay secure. Snyk is the only solution that seamlessly and proactively finds and fixes vulnerabilities and license violations in open source dependencies and Docker images. "
target: DeepCode AG
DeepCode is a Swiss provider of real-time semantic code analysis powered by AI. DeepCode uses AI to learn from open source software and help developers write better code. Their solution enables developers to quickly find critical issues and security vulnerabilities within their code.
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closed 3/31/2020 via BusinessWire

SmartBear, Inc., purchased Test Management for Jira from Adaptavist

synopsis: SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, announced the acquisition of Test Management for Jira (TM4J), the #1 user-rated QA and test management app in Jira for enterprise teams, from London-based Adaptavist.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible. Their tools assist with API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications. "
seller: Adaptavist
The acquisition includes Test Management for Jira (TM4J), the #1 user-rated QA and test management app in Jira for enterprise teams, from London-based Adaptavist, the leading Atlassian partner globally for professional services, managed services, training, and Atlassian Marketplace Apps.
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closed 6/25/2019 via BusinessWire

SmartBear, Inc., acquired Cucumber Ltd

synopsis: SmartBear, the innovator behind the industry’s highest impact tools to build, test, and monitor great software, announced the acquisition of Cucumber Ltd., the most widely adopted leader in the Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) community and provider of open source test automation framework, “Cucumber.”
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible. Their tools assist with API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications. "
target: Cucumber Ltd
Cucumber Ltd. is the most widely adopted leader in the Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) community and provider of open source test automation framework, “Cucumber.” They are based in the UK. Cucumber Limited also offers on-site and online training in BDD and Cucumber.
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announced 5/2/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Pluralsight, will acquire GitPrime

synopsis: Pluralsight, Inc., the enterprise technology skills platform, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire GitPrime, the leading developer productivity platform helping organizations of any size use data to debug their development processes so engineers can spend less time waiting on others and more time working on what matters.
buyer: Pluralsight (NasdaqGS:PS:$391.87)
Pluralsight is an enterprise technology learning platform that delivers a unified, end-to-end learning experience for businesses across the globe. Through a subscription service, companies are empowered to move at the speed of technology, increasing proficiency, innovation and efficiency. "
target: GitPrime
GitPrime is the leading developer productivity platform helping organizations of any size use data to debug their development processes so engineers can spend less time waiting on others and more time working on what matters.
price ($mm)
$170
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closed 4/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

EPAM Systems, acquired test IO

synopsis: EPAM Systems has acquired 100% of the equity interests of test IO, a company that helps software teams ship high quality software faster. As a global leader in software crowdtesting, they enable fast moving software development teams with a platform for on-demand QA testing throughout the entire development cycle.
buyer: EPAM Systems (EPAM:$3,374.17)
EPAM Systems, Inc., a leading global product development and platform engineering services company, is focused on delivering results through best-in-class software engineering, combined with innovative strategy, consulting and design capabilities. "
target: test IO
Test IO helps software teams ship high quality software faster. As a global leader in software crowdtesting, they enable fast moving software development teams with a platform for on-demand QA testing throughout the entire development cycle.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/24/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Sauce Labs, acquired Screener

synopsis: Sauce Labs Inc., provider of the world’s most comprehensive and trusted continuous testing cloud, has announced the acquisition of Screener, a company that offers automated visual validation services to automate manual user interface testing for software development teams.
buyer: Sauce Labs
Sauce Labs provides the world's largest cloud-based platform for the automated testing of web and mobile applications. Its award-winning service eliminates the time and expense of maintaining an in-house testing infrastructure, freeing development teams to innovate and release better software. "
target: Screener
Screener offers automated visual validation services to automate manual user interface testing for software development teams. Screener enables organizations to test their UI across multiple browsers, devices and operating systems to automatically detect visual regressions and spot inconsistencies.
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closed 2/25/2019 via Company Press Release

Rollbar, acquired Samebug, Inc.

synopsis: Rollbar, provider of real-time error monitoring Software as a Service, announced it has acquired Hungary-based Samebug. Samebug is a platform that helps developers to find and share solutions to software problems using their stack trace search feature.
buyer: Rollbar
Rollbar, a computer software company, helps developers deploy software with solutions that identify, prioritize and resolve coding errors. Rollbar works alongside a development team's existing tool chain to give greater coverage and insights into broken code, across the development lifecycle. "
target: Samebug, Inc.
Samebug is a platform that helps developers to find and share solutions to software problems using their stack trace search. They provide context and insights into the run-time errors of client's Java applications helping customers to find solutions faster and ship more robust applications.
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