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Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Swype Inc

synopsis: Voice recognition giant Nuance has acquired Seattle-based startup Swype. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, Swype's patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods - at over 40 words per minute.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a leading provider of speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Swype Inc
Swype provides a faster and easier way to input text on any screen. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, the patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods—at over 40 words per minute.
price ($mm)[EV]
$78 [$69]
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2271.0x
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closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Backup ONE AG, acquired FileSync GmbH

synopsis: Switzerland-based Backup ONE acquires FileSync as a 100% subsidiary. FileSync GmbH, also a Bernese company, has been successfully operating cloud storage for customers from the entire DACH region since 2012. Both Backup ONE and FileSync have been able to show constant growth since its inception.
buyer: Backup ONE AG
Backup ONE AG offers military-standard secure, flexible and easy-to-use backup solutions for home users and businesses. All backup data and metadata are stored exclusively in highly secure Tier IV data centers in Switzerland. "
target: FileSync GmbH
FileSync GmbH, a Bern, Switzerland-based company, has been successfully operating cloud storage for customers from the entire DACH region since 2012. With FileSync, its client's data is always secure, available, and up-to-date. FileSync is available for desktops and mobile devices.
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announced 7/21/2020 via PR Newswire

GlobalSCAPE, Inc. will be merged with HelpSystems, LLC,

synopsis: GlobalSCAPE, Inc., a pioneer in securing and automating the movement and integration of data, has signed a definitive merger agreement with HelpSystems, LLC. The combined company would focus on providing the most comprehensive collection of trusted security and automation solutions to customers worldwide.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: HelpSystems, LLC
HelpSystems is a software company focused on helping exceptional organizations Build a Better IT. The company's cybersecurity and automation solutions simplify critical IT processes to give its customers peace of mind. "
target: GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (GSB:$40.64)
GlobalSCAPE is a pioneer in securing and automating the movement and integration of data. GlobalSCAPE's data exchange and integration software and cloud services are trusted by thousands of customers worldwide, including global enterprises, governments, as well as small and medium enterprises.
price ($mm)[EV]
$180 [$219]
rev ($mm)
$41
EBITDA ($mm)
$17
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
13.5x
closed 7/19/2017 via BusinessWire

Avast Software, acquired Piriform

synopsis: Avast, the global leader in digital security products, announced that it has acquired Piriform, the leading provider of device performance optimization software. Founded and based in London, UK, Piriform’s flagship product, CCleaner, speeds up PCs and smartphones by intelligently removing junk and improving the performance of computers and phones.
buyer: Avast Software (LSE:AVST:$892.90)
AVAST Software, maker of the most trusted antivirus in the world, protects nearly 230 million people, computers and mobile devices with its security applications. AVAST's portfolio ranges from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for both consumers and business. "
target: Piriform
Piriform is the leading provider of device performance optimization software. Founded and based in London, UK, Piriform’s flagship product, CCleaner, speeds up PCs and smartphones by intelligently removing junk and improving the performance of computers and phones.
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announced 1/12/2012 via PE Hub

DeskStream Inc., will acquire WorldDesk Ltd.

synopsis: DeskStream Inc., a leading provider of desktop virtualisation software, has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a prominent Northern Irish start-up in the cloud computing and virtualisation software space, WorldDesk Ltd.
buyer: DeskStream Inc.
DeskStream Inc. is a leading provider of desktop virtualisation software. It has developed the Dynamic Virtual Desktop (DVD) platform, the next-generation user-centric desktop virtualization platform. The DVD platform is highly scalable and simple to manage. "
target: WorldDesk Ltd.
Founded in 2010, WorldDesk Ltd. is a prominent Northern Irish start-up in the cloud computing and virtualization software space. With WorldDesk's products, your entire desktop experience can be accessed from anywhere, anytime, on any device.
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closed 12/7/2011 via Market Wire

Amwest Imaging Incorporated, acquired LokDrop

synopsis: Amwest Imaging Incorporated, a development stage company, has acquired LokDrop, a virtual Cloud based 256 bit key secured digital safe deposit box where users can access, store, share, transfer and backup digital information in an ultra secure Cloud based, private and encrypted location.
buyer: Amwest Imaging Incorporated (AMWI:$0.00)
Amwest Imaging Incorporated, a development stage company, focuses on helping companies become efficient through digital conversion and indexing of documentation. "
target: LokDrop
LokDrop is a virtual Cloud based 256 bit key secured digital safe deposit box where users can access, store, share, transfer and backup digital information in an ultra secure Cloud based, private and encrypted location.
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announced 8/26/2020 via PR Newswire

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire BabbleLabs

synopsis: Cisco announced its intent to acquire privately held BabbleLabs, Inc. headquartered in Campbell, CA. BabbleLabs uses advanced AI (Artificial Intelligence) techniques to distinguish human speech from unwanted noise, enhancing the quality of communications and conferencing applications.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$48,846.00)
Cisco System's hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible. Cisco designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. "
target: BabbleLabs
BabbleLabs uses advanced AI (Artificial Intelligence) techniques to distinguish human speech from unwanted noise, enhancing the quality of communications and conferencing applications.
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closed 7/6/2020 via BNC Analysis

thedocyard, acquired LockBox Technologies Pty Ltd

synopsis: thedocyard, a global leader in end-to-end transaction management solutions, has acquired LockBox Technologies, an Australian cybersecurity software development company specialising in encrypted storage technology. LockBox's products include a SaaS solution for secure board meeting preparation and a mobile app for securely storing personal data.
buyer: thedocyard (ASX:TDY:$0.49)
thedocyard is a global leader in end-to-end transaction management solutions. thedocyard offers a cloud-based deal management platform that can manage the entire lifecycle of any corporate or commercial transaction. The platform enables advisers to run and execute every stage of a deal in one place."
target: LockBox Technologies Pty Ltd
LockBox Technologies is an Australian cybersecurity software development company specialising in end-to-end encrypted storage technology. LockBox's Athena Board is a SaaS solution for secure board meeting preparation. Their LockPass mobile app allows users to securely store their personal data.
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closed 6/29/2018 via Company Press Release

MobileMonkey, acquired ChattyPeople

synopsis: MobileMonkey, a Facebook Messenger marketing platform, has acquired Chattypeople, an AI-powered enterprise platform to build text and voice bots. Chattypeople enables users to create, test, deploy, measure, and manage their bots and create personalized experiences within a messaging platform.
buyer: MobileMonkey
MobileMonkey is a Facebook Messenger marketing platform. They connect customers with companies and make it easy to build chatbots and execute marketing automations without a line of code. Users can do chat blasting, drip campaigns, and list building in Messenger with powerful chatbot building tools."
target: ChattyPeople
Chattypeople is the ultimate AI-powered enterprise platform to build text and voice bots. It enables users to create, test, deploy, measure and manage their bots creating personalized, native conversational experience within the messaging app of choice.
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closed 7/15/2015 via BNC Analysis

Malwarebytes, acquired AdwareMedic

synopsis: Malwarebytes, a company that provides anti-malware and anti-exploit software designed to protect businesses and consumers against zero-day threats, announced the acquisition of AdwareMedic, a popular adware removal tool.
buyer: Malwarebytes
Malwarebytes provides anti-malware and anti-exploit software designed to protect businesses and consumers against zero-day threats that consistently escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. "
target parent: The Safe Mac
target: AdwareMedic
AdwareMedic has become a popular adware removal tool and has been downloaded 2.8 million times so far in 2015 alone.
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closed 11/12/2013 via PR Newswire

Asurion Corporation, acquired Soluto

synopsis: Asurion, the global leader in technology protection solutions, took another step forward in its development of advanced support service capabilities by completing the acquisition of Soluto. The award-winning software and services provider is used by millions of people who want the best experience when using their PCs, tablets and smartphones.
buyer parent: Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
buyer: Asurion Corporation
Asurion, LLC is an insurance company that provides mobile protection to millions of customers worldwide. International Headquarters is located in Nashville, Tennessee. Asurion provides more than 70 million consumers worldwide with device replacement. "
target: Soluto
Soluto is a privately-held company, offers an innovative platform for managing technology. With more than 3M downloads and 15M user actions in the past five years, the company has been recognized as a leader in delivering customer-friendly technology support solutions.
price ($mm)
$130
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closed 9/10/2012 via PR Newswire

Blancco Oy Ltd., acquired DBAN

synopsis: Blancco announced its acquisition of DBAN disk wiping software from GEEP, a global e-waste recycling company. Blancco will continue to maintain the DBAN software, the most commonly used disk wiping freeware worldwide, while introducing DBAN enterprise users to its professional certified data erasure solutions.
buyer: Blancco Oy Ltd. (AIM:BLTG:$36.99)
Blancco is the proven data erasure solution for millions of users around the globe. As the global leader in data erasure and computer reuse solutions, Blancco offers the most certified data erasure solutions within the industry. "
target parent: GEEP
target: DBAN
Darik's Boot and Nuke (DBAN) is a free erasure software designed for consumer or home use. However, users should be aware of its limitations, especially for larger environments such as a company or organizational network.
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closed 10/1/2012 via PR Newswire

Commtouch, acquired FRISK Software International

synopsis: Commtouch, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for security companies and service providers, announced it has closed the purchase of Iceland-based FRISK Software International's antivirus business. FRISK is a leading provider of antivirus solutions for the OEM, corporate, and consumer markets.
buyer: Commtouch (CTCH:$23.91)
Commtouch® safeguards the world's leading security companies and service providers with cloud-based Internet security services. Real-time threat intelligence from Commtouch's GlobalView™ Cloud powers its Web filtering, email security and antivirus solutions. "
target: FRISK Software International
FRISK Software International, established in 1993, is one of the world's leading companies in antivirus research and product development. FRISK Software produces the hugely popular F-Prot Antivirus products that offer unrivalled heuristic detection capabilities.
price ($mm)
$3.40
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closed 1/9/2012 via BusinessWire

AuthenTec, Inc., acquired Proxure, Inc.

synopsis: AuthenTec, a leading provider of mobile and network security, announced that it has acquired the assets of Proxure, Inc., a provider of syncing and cloud-based storage services for PCs and mobile devices. AuthenTec has acquired all of the assets of Proxure, including all software products and intellectual property.
buyer: AuthenTec, Inc.
AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s diverse product and technology offering helps protect individuals and organizations through secure networking, content and data protection, access control and strong fingerprint security on PCs and mobile devices. "
target: Proxure, Inc.
Proxure, Inc. is a provider of syncing and cloud-based storage services for PCs and mobile devices. Proxure was founded in 2005 by consumer software experts from Roxio, Sonic, and VERITAS.
price ($mm)
$0.44
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closed 7/11/2011 via BusinessWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc., acquired Data Haven Limited

synopsis: j2 Global Communications, Inc., the provider of cloud-based services for businesses, announced that it has acquired Data Haven Limited, an Ireland-based provider of online data backup services for businesses. Customers can easily tell Data Haven what they want to back up and how often to back up the data.
buyer: j2 Global Communications, Inc. (JCOM:$1,555.38)
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,300 cities in 49 countries on six continents. "
target: Data Haven Limited
Data Haven Limited is an Ireland-based provider of online data backup services for businesses. Customers can tell Data Haven what they want to back up and how often to back up the data.
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closed 6/16/2011 via Market Wire

Support.com, Inc., acquired SUPERAntiSpyware.com

synopsis: Support.com, a leading provider of cloud-based technology services and software, announced the acquisition of SUPERAntiSpyware, a provider of software that detects, removes and protects users against spyware, malware and other online threats.
buyer: Support.com, Inc. (SPRT:$46.65)
Support.com, Inc. provides Instant Technology Relief® to consumers and microbusiness. Support.com is a technology enabled services company that is changing the way people manage their technology. "
target: SUPERAntiSpyware.com
SUPERAntiSpyware, a provider of software that detects, removes and protects users against spyware, malware and other online threats. SUPERAntiSpyware detects, removes and protects users from spyware, adware, Trojans, worms, keyloggers, rootkits, hijackers, parasites, dialers and other malware.
price ($mm)
$7.49
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.4x
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closed 6/14/2011 via

Updata Partners, acquired CA Technologies Internet Security

synopsis: Updata Partners has acquired the Internet Security Business Unit of CA Technologies. CA Technologies Internet Security has a 10-year history of providing endpoint security solutions -- including anti-malware and anti-virus -- to consumers and businesses worldwide.
buyer: Updata Partners
Updata Partners invests in software, digital media, and technology services businesses with innovative intellectual property and market-leading solutions where the combination of the firm's financial backing and the operating expertise of its partners will accelerate growth. "
target parent: CA, Inc.
target: CA Technologies Internet Security
CA Technologies Internet Security has a 10-year history of providing endpoint security solutions -- including anti-malware and anti-virus -- to consumers and businesses worldwide.
price ($mm)
$14
rev ($mm)
$104
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.1x
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closed 3/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Imation Corporation, acquired ENCRYPTX Corporation

synopsis: Imation Corp., a leading global technology company dedicated to helping people and organizations store, protect and connect their digital world, has announced that the company has acquired ENCRYPTX Corporation, a leader in encryption and security solutions for removable storage devices and removable storage media.
buyer: Imation Corporation (IMN:$1,099.60)
Imation Corp. is a leading global technology company dedicated to helping people and organizations store, protect, and connect their digital world. Its portfolio of data storage and security products, electronics and accessories reaches customers through a powerful global distribution network. "
target: ENCRYPTX Corporation
ENCRYPTX Corporation is a leader in encryption and security solutions for removable storage devices and removable storage media. Its solutions include Device Defender, EncryptDisk, Securflash, and SecurDataStor.
price ($mm)
$1.00
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closed 11/1/2010 via PR Newswire

WebRoot Software, Inc., acquired Prevx

synopsis: Webroot, the first Internet security service company, announced it has acquired Prevx, provider of the world's most scalable and effective cloud-based anti-malware solutions. Webroot will integrate Prevx's technology into its cloud security services to deliver the industry's most effective online protection for consumers and businesses.
buyer: WebRoot Software, Inc.
Webroot is a leading provider of Internet security for consumers and businesses worldwide. Webroot's products include email, Web and archiving security services for businesses, and anti-malware, privacy and identity protection for consumers. "
target: Prevx
Founded in 2001, Derby, England-based Prevx provides products with unparalleled capabilities for protecting home PCs, corporate networks and mobile devices from the latest malware threats, including zero-day exploits, as soon as they're detected.
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closed 7/1/2010 via PR Newswire

Emsi Software GmbH, purchased Online Armor Firewall Software from Tall Emu

synopsis: Emsisoft, an anti-malware software developer, has completely acquire the Online Armor Firewall software from Tall Emu, including the Online Armor development team.
buyer: Emsi Software GmbH
Emsisoft's aim is to produce and sell the best antivirus software for home and business use. The rapidly growing company is a leading European supplier of behavior-based technology for detecting malicious code such as viruses, trojans, spyware, keyloggers and other malware. "
seller: Tall Emu
Founded in 2001, Tall Emu Pty is committed to delivering and supporting high-quality, easy to use software solutions. The company's products are Online Armor Personal Firewall, Tall Emu CRM and many other bespoke unbranded solutions for private enterprise.
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closed 10/7/2011 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Swype Inc

synopsis: Voice recognition giant Nuance has acquired Seattle-based startup Swype. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, Swype's patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods - at over 40 words per minute.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a leading provider of speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Swype Inc
Swype provides a faster and easier way to input text on any screen. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, the patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods—at over 40 words per minute.
price ($mm)[EV]
$78 [$69]
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2271.0x
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announced 4/13/2021 via PR Newswire

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire Nuance Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft Corp. will acquire Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of conversational AI and cloud-based ambient clinical intelligence for healthcare providers. With the acquisition, Microsoft will be better able to empower healthcare providers through the power of ambient clinical intelligence and other Microsoft cloud services.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$168,088.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a technology pioneer with market leadership in conversational AI and ambient intelligence. A full-service partner trusted by 77 percent of U.S. hospitals and 85 percent of the Fortune 100 companies worldwide, Nuance creates intuitive solutions that amplify people's ability to help others.
price ($mm)
$19,700
rev ($mm)
$1,494
EBITDA ($mm)
$297
EV / rev
13.2x
EV / EBITDA
66.3x
closed 2/9/2021 via PR Newswire

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Saykara

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc. has acquired Saykara, Inc., a startup focused on developing a mobile AI assistant to automate clinical documentation for physicians. The acquisition underscores Nuance's ongoing expansion of market and technical leadership in conversational artificial intelligence (AI) and ambient clinical intelligence (ACI) solutions.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a technology pioneer with market leadership in conversational AI and ambient intelligence. A full-service partner trusted by 90 percent of U.S. hospitals and 85 percent of the Fortune 100 companies worldwide, Nuance creates intuitive solutions that amplify people's ability to help others. "
target: Saykara
Saykara has developed a mobile platform that uses AI to interpret conversations between physicians and patients, transform salient content into clinical notes, orders, referrals, and more, then populate both structured and narrative data directly to electronic health record systems.
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closed 2/1/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Kofax, Inc., purchased Nuance Document Imaging from Nuance Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Kofax announced that it has completed the acquisition of Nuance Document Imaging (NDI), a division of Nuance Communications, Inc. NDI's software helps organizations optimize their information-based capture and print processes to become highly efficient, automated and secure.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Kofax, Inc. (KFX:$301.53)
Kofax is a leading supplier of software and solutions to automate and digitally transform human and information intensive processes across front and back office operations. These can dramatically improve customer engagement, greatly reduce operating costs, mitigate compliance risk and more. "
seller: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance Document Imaging (NDI) provides software to help organizations optimize their information-based capture and print processes from being labor intensive, error prone and costly, into becoming highly efficient, automated and secure.
price ($mm)
$400
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closed 5/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Voicebox Technologies Corporation

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of voice and language solutions, has acquired Voicebox Technologies, a company that builds award-winning voice applications for the Auto, Home and Mobile markets. Voicebox's VoiceAI platform allows businesses to create natural, multi-person, cross-device experiences.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with devices and systems. "
target: Voicebox Technologies Corporation
Voicebox builds award-winning voice applications for the Auto, Home and Mobile markets. By integrating Artificial Intelligence into their patented Context Management, their VoiceAI platform creates a uniquely natural, multi-person, cross-device experience.
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$82
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closed 10/26/2016 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired AGNITIO

synopsis: Nuance Communications has acquired long-time Voice Biometrics specialist Agnitio. Agnitio offers voice verification systems including speakers and software application for forensic analyzes of voice samples, law enforcement, defense, and intelligence.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with devices and systems. "
target: AGNITIO
Agnitio provides voice biometric solutions. The Company offers voice verification systems including speakers and software application for forensic analyzes of voice samples, law enforcement, defense, and intelligence.
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closed 8/16/2016 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired TouchCommerce

synopsis: Leading provider of voice and language solutions, Nuance Communications, Inc. announced that it has closed the acquisition of TouchCommerce, a technology partner and leader in digital customer service and engagement solutions. TouchCommerce’s customer engagement cloud platform increases eCommerce sales and improves the customer service experience.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with devices and systems. "
target: TouchCommerce
TouchCommerce provides market leading brands with award-winning omni-channel solutions to engage their customers on any device through online chat, guides, personalized content, and other automated tools, resulting in enhanced customer experience, increased revenue and reduced support costs.
price ($mm)
$215
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closed 7/22/2014 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Notable Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Nuance has acquired Notable Solutions, Inc. (NSi), an established global leader in secure information collection and output management solutions. NSi provides products that blend industry leading mobile and document capture with intelligent routing and secure delivery of information into virtually any business application or destination.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance Communications is most well-known for their speech recognition software Dragon NaturallySpeakings. Nuance speech solutions support up to 50 different languages, and they hold more than 4,000 patents and patent applications. Some of their partners include Amazon and Apple. "
target: Notable Solutions, Inc.
Notable Solutions, Inc. (NSi) provides products that blend industry leading mobile and document capture with intelligent routing and secure delivery of information into virtually any business application or destination.
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closed 4/17/2014 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired AccelaRAD

synopsis: Nuance Communications has acquired cloud-based medical image sharing company Accelarad. AccelaRAD, Inc., a software and services company, designs and delivers medical image cloud computing solutions for imaging facilities and physicians in the United States.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: AccelaRAD
Accelarad makes it simple for healthcare organizations, physicians and patients to securely view, manage and share medical images and documents online. They serve more than 950 healthcare facilities and 4,000 physicians, processing more than 400 million medical images annually.
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closed 1/15/2014 via Company Press Release

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Emdat, Inc.

synopsis: Emdat, Inc., based in Madison, Wisconsin, was acquired by Nuance Communications, Inc. Emdat is a leading provider of medical documentation software, allowing healthcare organizations to protect or increase physician productivity, while also meeting “meaningful use” of electronic health records.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Emdat, Inc.
Emdat is the leading independent technology solution for Medical Transcription Service Organizations and medical facilities. The Emdat Suite of Applications is an integrated web based software platform that completely automates the entire dictation, transcription and data documentation process.
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announced 10/10/2013 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., will acquire Varolii Corporation

synopsis: Nuance Communications announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Varolii, the leading provider of cloud-based outbound customer engagement solutions. Varolii is used by many of the world's largest companies to manage outbound customer service communications via automated phone, email and text messages.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Varolii Corporation
Varolii is a privately held software company that builds and host products that enable businesses to deliver automated communications to its customers and employees over the phone, through text messaging, fax or email.
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closed 4/2/2013 via PR Newswire

EOIR Technologies, Inc., acquired Viecore FSD

synopsis: EOIR Technologies, Inc., a portfolio company of The White Oak Group, announced that it will acquire Viecore FSD, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nuance Communications, Inc. Viecore FSD provides advanced software and systems development services to the U.S. military and Federal Government.
buyer parent: The White Oak Group
buyer: EOIR Technologies, Inc.
EOIR Technologies is an industry leading system design and development company staffed with over 400 highly talented professionals. They have developed a reputation for excellence in research, development, and engineering services in advanced systems for defense, intelligence, and homeland security."
target parent: Nuance Communications, Inc.
target: Viecore FSD
Viecore FSD provides advanced software and systems development services to the U.S. military and Federal government. Viecore FSD specializes in the design, development, and support of advanced decision support technologies and data management systems, from prototype through production.
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closed 1/10/2013 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired VirtuOz, Inc.

synopsis: Nuance is buying online virtual sales and support assistant developer VirtuOz for an undisclosed price. VirtuOz gives Nuance a stake in the enterprise virtual assistant market to match its presence in the enterprise mobile apps.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: VirtuOz, Inc.
A 2011 American Business Awards Finalist, VirtuOz is the leader in Digital Customer Relationships, enabling large and mid-market enterprises to use Intelligent Virtual Agents to provide world-class online customer and technical support.
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closed 12/5/2012 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Ditech Networks

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc. announced it has closed its acquisition of Ditech Networks, Inc.. Ditech Networks’ voice technologies, including the company’s Voice Quality Assurance (VQA) technology and PhoneTag voicemail-to-text services, will be integrated into Nuance’s portfolio of mobile and enterprise voicemail-to-text offerings.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Ditech Networks (DITC:$16.67)
Ditech Networks is a leader in delivering voice solutions to the world. For over 15 years they've been experts in voice processing technology. Ditech solutions are deployed in wireline, mobile and VoIP carrier networks around the world, processing literally hundreds of millions of calls a day.
price ($mm)[EV]
$39 [$18]
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/5/2012 via Market Wire

Constellation HomeBuilder Systems, acquired Salar, Inc.

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc. through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Constellation Homebuilders Systems, announced that it has purchased Salar, Inc. Salar is a leading provider of Physician Documentation and Charge Capture tools that integrate with and improve the usability of hospital Electronic Medical Record Systems.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Constellation HomeBuilder Systems
Constellation HomeBuilder Systems is the largest provider of home building software and website solutions in North America. It has helped over 2,400 customers manage their information technology costs from websites and lead management, to purchasing, accounting, production, and more. "
target parent: Nuance Communications, Inc.
target: Salar, Inc.
Salar delivers the healthcare industry’s most flexible and physician-centric advanced electronic inpatient documentation and billing solutions. Each Salar product provides a highly customizable physician interface that integrates easily with existing electronic medical record systems.
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closed 12/4/2012 via PE Hub

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Accentus Inc.

synopsis: High Road Capital Partners has sold Accentus to Nuance Communications Inc. Ottawa, Ontario-based Accentus is a leading provider of medical transcription, document imaging, and remote coding technology and services to hospitals and physician groups in Canada and the United States.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target parent: High Road Capital Partners
target: Accentus Inc.
Accentus provides Integrated Medical Document Management Solutions – Transcription, Document Imaging, and Remote Coding – for the creation of electronic health records. Hospitals, medical clinics, and independent physicians rely on Accentus to capture accurate and timely patient health information.
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closed 10/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired J.A. Thomas & Associates

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc. announced that it has acquired J.A. Thomas and Associates (JATA), the nation’s premier provider of physician-oriented, clinical documentation improvement (CDI) programs for the healthcare industry.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: J.A. Thomas & Associates
Since 1991, J.A. Thomas & Associates has become the nationally recognized leader in healthcare compliance and documentation improvement. The innovative Compliant Documentation Management Program® has helped hospitals and physicians nationwide improve CMI by an average of four to eight percent.
price ($mm)
$195
rev ($mm)
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EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., will purchase Quantim® from QuadraMed Corporation

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Quantim®, the Health Information Management (HIM) business of QuadraMed. Quantim provides hospitals and healthcare organizations with software and services that maximize HIM professionals’ productivity while ensuring appropriate financial reimbursement to the institution.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
seller parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
seller: QuadraMed Corporation
QuadraMed is a leading provider of healthcare technologies. The company provides proven, flexible solutions that help make its clients successful by streamlining processes, ensuring compliance and helping healthcare professionals improve the quality of patient care.
price ($mm)
$230
rev ($mm)
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EV / rev
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closed 4/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Transcend Services, Inc.

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc. announced that the company has closed the acquisition of Transcend Services, Inc., a leading provider of medical transcription and speech editing services. The combination of Nuance and Transcend will significantly improve the way patient data is captured, processed and used across the small- to mid-size hospital market.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Transcend Services, Inc.
Transcend Services is a provider of clinical documentation solutions for healthcare organizations. Its high-quality transcription services and applications, leading data extraction, and reporting tools, provide critical data needed to document patient encounters and help drive decision making.
price ($mm)[EV]
$316 [$302]
rev ($mm)
$125
EBITDA ($mm)
$26
EV / rev
2.5x
EV / EBITDA
12.2x
announced 12/20/2011 via BusinessWire

Nuance Communications, Inc., will acquire Vlingo, Inc.

synopsis: Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers, has signed an agreement to acquire Vlingo, Inc., a Virtual Assistant that turns your words into action by combining voice to text technology, natural language processing.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance provides speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Vlingo, Inc.
Vlingo is a Virtual Assistant that turns your words into action by combining voice to text technology, natural language processing, and Vlingo’s Intent Engine to understand the user’s intent and take the appropriate action.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/7/2011 via BNC Analysis

Nuance Communications, Inc., acquired Swype Inc

synopsis: Voice recognition giant Nuance has acquired Seattle-based startup Swype. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, Swype's patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods - at over 40 words per minute.
buyer: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a leading provider of speech and imaging solutions for businesses and consumers around the world. Its technologies, applications and services make the user experience more compelling by transforming the way people interact with information and how they create, share and use documents. "
target: Swype Inc
Swype provides a faster and easier way to input text on any screen. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, the patented technology enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods—at over 40 words per minute.
price ($mm)[EV]
$78 [$69]
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2271.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/13/2021 via PR Newswire

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire Nuance Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft Corp. will acquire Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of conversational AI and cloud-based ambient clinical intelligence for healthcare providers. With the acquisition, Microsoft will be better able to empower healthcare providers through the power of ambient clinical intelligence and other Microsoft cloud services.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$168,088.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN:$1,463.14)
Nuance is a technology pioneer with market leadership in conversational AI and ambient intelligence. A full-service partner trusted by 77 percent of U.S. hospitals and 85 percent of the Fortune 100 companies worldwide, Nuance creates intuitive solutions that amplify people's ability to help others.
price ($mm)
$19,700
rev ($mm)
$1,494
EBITDA ($mm)
$297
EV / rev
13.2x
EV / EBITDA
66.3x
closed 9/20/2017 via Company Press Release

CREALOGIX, acquired Koemei

synopsis: CREALOGIX purchases the cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) technology of Koemei. The solution, developed by the Swiss start-up and spin-off of the IDIAP Research Institute, enables the automated conversion of audio and video content into text data for analytics and optimisation.
buyer: CREALOGIX (SWX:CLXN:$76.18)
The CREALOGIX Group, an independent Swiss software house and Fintech Top 100 company, is one of the market leaders in digital banking. CREALOGIX develops and implements innovative Fintech solutions for the digital bank of tomorrow. "
target: Koemei
Koemei enables full search inside video and audio files. Business use Koemei to enhance the discovery of their video/audio and to empower their marketing and sales teams with video search analytics to understand the need of their customers and prospects.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

Dubber Pty Ltd, will acquire CallN Pty Ltd

synopsis: Call recording software company Dubber (DUB) has entered a binding agreement to acquire CallN. CallN owns and operates a call recording business that provides customers with on-site call recording solutions and cloud storage.
buyer: Dubber Pty Ltd (DUB.ASX:$14.89)
Dubber is the world’s most scalable call recording service and a disruptive innovator in the multi-billion-dollar telecommunications industry. Dubber’s Software-as-a Service offering removes the need for hardware and reduces required capital expenditure. "
target: CallN Pty Ltd
CallN provides powerful call reporting, business intelligence and call recording features on virtually any VoIP based telephony. As their software is cloud based, your data is available on any device at any time.
price ($mm)
$0.77
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 10/19/2011 via Market Wire

Avaya Inc., acquired Aurix Ltd.

synopsis: Avaya, a global provider of business communications and collaboration systems and services, announced it has acquired Aurix, a global provider of speech analytics and audio data mining technology. Aurix's patented technology enables real-time identification, search and data mining of large volumes of audio and audio-visual material.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Avaya Inc. (AVYA:$2,968.00)
Avaya Inc. is a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions, providing unified communications, contact centers, data solutions and related services to companies of all sizes around the world. "
target: Aurix Ltd.
Aurix Ltd. is a global provider of phonetic speech search and analytics technology. Working with a network of technology partners, service delivery professionals and resellers, Aurix provides solutions that help improve efficiency and generate business intelligence.
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closed 3/10/2019 via BusinessWire

Appen, acquired Figure Eight

synopsis: Appen, a global leader in the provision of high-quality, human-annotated datasets for machine learning and AI, has acquired Figure Eight, a best in class machine learning software platform which uses highly automated tools to transform unlabeled text, image, audio, and video data into high-quality AI training data.
buyer: Appen (ASX:APX:$445.77)
Appen is a global leader in the development of high-quality, human-annotated datasets for machine learning and artificial intelligence. Appen partners with technology, automotive and eCommerce companies to help them develop and use products that rely on natural languages and machine learning. "
target: Figure Eight
Figure Eight combines the best of human and machine intelligence to provide high-quality annotated training data that powers the world’s most innovative machine learning and business solutions.
price ($mm)
$175
rev ($mm)
$29
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/29/2020 via BusinessWire

Battery Ventures, will acquire Easy Software AG

synopsis: Battery Ventures, a global investment firm, will acquire EASY SOFTWARE AG, a German manufacturer of enterprise content management software for customers in European, Asian, and North American markets. With the acquisition, Battery intends to further expand the business of EASY SOFTWARE organically and through company acquisitions.
buyer: Battery Ventures
Battery is a global investment firm partnering with exceptional founders and management teams to develop category-defining businesses in markets including software and services, enterprise infrastructure, online marketplaces, healthcare IT, and industrial technology. "
target: Easy Software AG (XTRA:ESY:$61.31)
Easy Software, based in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, offers user-oriented software for all common platforms, as well as tailor-made solutions for the digitization of business processes for companies of any size. They are a pioneer in electronic file solutions with over 13,600 installations.
price ($mm)[EV]
$83 [$90]
rev ($mm)
$59
EBITDA ($mm)
$7
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
13.6x
closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Classplus, acquired Merak.ai

synopsis: Classplus, a mobile platform in India that enables tutors to offer their curriculum and operations online, has acquihired Merak.ai, an Indian company that uses machine learning to automate back office processes. Merak.ai offers SaaS products that automate repetitive and manual tasks like data entry and digitization.
buyer: Classplus
Classplus is a mobile platform in India that enables tutors to offer their curriculum and operations online. Classplus provides coaching institutes with a branded mobile app that features solutions for student reports, online courses and tests, parent communication, class management and more. "
target: Merak.ai
Merak.ai is an Indian company that uses machine learning to automate back office processes. Merak.ai offers SaaS products that automate repetitive and manual tasks like data entry and digitization. Their solutions enable businesses to focus more on their customers and less on back-office tasks.
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closed 5/6/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Kofax, Inc., acquired Top Image Systems, Ltd.

synopsis: Kofax, a leading supplier of Intelligent Automation software to automate and digitally transform end-to-end business processes, announced it has acquired Top Image Systems, a global innovator of on premise and cloud based applications that optimize content-driven business processes.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Kofax, Inc. (KFX:$301.53)
Kofax is a leading supplier of software and solutions to automate and digitally transform human and information intensive processes across front and back office operations. These can dramatically improve customer engagement, greatly reduce operating costs, mitigate compliance risk and more. "
target: Top Image Systems, Ltd. (:$28.94)
Top Image Systems provides organizations around the world with the technology needed to automatically transform their incoming business content into useful, digital data that’s delivered directly into the applications that drive the business.
price ($mm)[EV]
$16 [$21]
rev ($mm)
$29
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire July Systems

synopsis: Cisco Systems, a multinational technology company, has announced that it will be acquiring July Systems, a cloud-based mobile experience and location services platform. July Systems provides an enterprise-grade location platform with features such as instant customer activation, data-driven behavioral insights, contextual rules engine and APIs.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$48,846.00)
Cisco System's hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible. Cisco designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. "
target: July Systems
Founded in 2001, July Systems is a cloud-based mobile experience and location services platform. July Systems' Proximity MX cloud platform enables clients to integrate location intelligence into their enterprise and turn insights into action, allowing them to better understand their customers.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

August Equity Ltd., acquired Business Systems (UK) Ltd

synopsis: Business Systems (UK) Ltd (BSL), a specialist in Enterprise Communications solutions, announced that private equity firm, August Equity has acquired a controlling interest in the company to enable an acceleration of their ambitious growth plans.
buyer: August Equity Ltd.
August Equity is a London based private equity firm investing companies with enterprise values between £10 - £100m. The firm invests in service-oriented companies in high-growth sectors of the UK mid-market, including healthcare, education, business services, and technology. "
target: Business Systems (UK) Ltd
Business Systems is the UK’s largest independent provider of compliance, performance and workforce optimisation solutions to organisations with regulated or business critical interactions.
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EV / EBITDA
closed 5/6/2020 via BusinessWire

Medallia, acquired Voci Technologies

synopsis: Medallia, Inc., the global leader in experience management, has acquired Voci Technologies, a company that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning algorithms to deliver the best-in-class enterprise speech transcription platform.
buyer: Medallia (MDLA:$495.90)
Medallia is the pioneer and market leader in Experience Management. The company's award-winning SaaS platform, the Medallia Experience Cloud, leads the market in the understanding and management of experience for customers, employees and citizens. "
target: Voci Technologies
Pittsburgh-based Voci Technologies combines artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning algorithms to deliver the best-in-class enterprise speech transcription platform.
price ($mm)
$59
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/9/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Votacall, acquired Mobiso

synopsis: Votacall, a leading provider of Cloud-based voice solutions and business communication systems with an expertise in VoIP, Unified Communications (UC) and Call Center design and deployment, has acquired Mobiso, a Cloud-based Speech Recognition Software Suite from Lyrix, including all intellectual property, patents assets and infrastructure associate
buyer: Votacall
Votacall is a leading provider of Cloud-based voice solutions and business communication systems with an expertise in VoIP, Unified Communications (UC) and Call Center design and deployment. "
target: Mobiso
Mobiso is the creation of Lyrix, Inc. Deployed worldwide by the world’s most successful enterprises and technology vendors, Mobiso delivers better business agility while easing the costs and inefficiencies of communicating in an increasingly mobile and distributed world.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 3/25/2020 via Company Press Release

SS&C Technologies, Inc., will acquire Vidado

synopsis: SS&C Technologies, a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software for the global financial services and healthcare industries, will be acquiring Vidado, a cloud-based, AI-driven, intelligent automation platform identifies, digitizes, validates, and enriches data better than OCR technologies or humans.
buyer: SS&C Technologies, Inc. (SSNC:$4,669.30)
SS&C Technologies is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software for the global financial services and healthcare industries. Founded in 1986, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has offices around the world. "
target: Vidado
Captricity's Vidado cloud-based, AI-driven, intelligent automation platform identifies, digitizes, validates, and enriches data better than OCR technologies or humans, unlocking new ways for insurance, financial services, and pharmaceutical enterprises to operationalize traditional workflows.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

Universal Software Solutions, Inc., acquired Metridoc

synopsis: Universal Software Solutions, Inc., developer and owner of HDMS, a complete practice management system for national home health providers, announces the purchase of Metridoc. Metridoc document imaging and content management application components provides a flexible API for both web-based and premise solutions.
buyer: Universal Software Solutions, Inc.
Universal Software Solutions, Inc., located in Davison, Michigan, provides a complete, fully integrated practice management solution, called Healthcare Data Management System (HDMS), in the home healthcare markets of Durable Medical Equipment, Home Infusion, Pharmacy and Mail Order. "
target parent: Titan Solutions
target: Metridoc
Metridoc™ document imaging and content management application components provides a flexible API for both web-based and premise solutions. The structured design of its business objects allows for third party snap-in components to be added for further enhancements the solution.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/29/2015 via Company Press Release

InStream, LLC, acquired Tallega Software LLC

synopsis: InStream, LLC, integrator and outsourcing provider of enterprise content management (ECM) 3.0 solutions, announces the acquisition of Tallega Software. Tallega Software specializes in helping companies of any size automate virtually any business process with “the right” document scanning, document management and workflow solutions.
buyer: InStream, LLC
InStream delivers enterprise content management (ECM) and business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions to banking, financial services, healthcare payer, and corporate clients throughout the Southeast. "
target: Tallega Software LLC
Tallega Software specializes in helping companies of any size automate virtually any business process with “the right” document scanning, document management and workflow solutions that deliver measurable productivity and efficiency improvements.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/28/2013 via PR Newswire

Hyland Software, Inc., acquired AnyDoc Software Inc.

synopsis: Hyland Software, a recognized leader in the enterprise content management (ECM) industry, acquired AnyDoc Software, a market leader in automated document, data capture and classification solutions. Acquiring AnyDoc matures Hyland's continued efforts to enhance its industry expertise and to develop valuable software solutions for the market.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Hyland Software, Inc.
Hyland's enterprise content management (ECM) solution, OnBase, is one of the most flexible and comprehensive ECM products on the market. Approximately 1,500 government customers use OnBase for public works, finance and administration, health and human services, and courts and public safety. "
target: AnyDoc Software Inc.
AnyDoc Software provides award-winning automated document, data capture, and classification solutions. Their flagship software, OCR for AnyDoc®, enables companies around the world to dramatically reduce the costs and inefficiencies of manual data entry—as well as other manual processes.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/2/2006 via PR Newswire

Modavox, Inc., acquired Kino Interactive, LLC

synopsis: Modavox, Inc. announces the completion of its merger with Kino Interactive Group, LLC. The merger marks a major milestone in Modavox's efforts to carve out its niche in the burgeoning online distribution of on-demand video and audio.
buyer: Modavox, Inc. (MDVX:$0.00)
Modavox, Inc. a pioneer in Internet broadcasting, producing and syndicating online audio and video, offers innovative, effective and comprehensive online tools for reaching targeted niche communities worldwide. Modavox delivers content straight to desktops and Internet-enabled devices. "
target: Kino Interactive, LLC
Kino offers managed access to enhanced, secure internet streaming media; facilitates enterprise collaboration and reporting tools for online meeting, event management, enterprise communications and distance learning.
price ($mm)
$3.00
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Deloitte LLP, acquired KnowledgeSpace

synopsis: Deloitte, a multinational professional services network, has acquired KnowledgeSpace, a company that has created software that recognizes and analyzes the speech of call center workers, offering insights into the behavior of sales staff. They are based in Melbourne, Australia.
buyer: Deloitte LLP
Deloitte provides audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services to public and private clients. Deloitte serves companies through a global network of member firms, bringing world-class capabilities, insights and service to address clients’ challenges. "
target: KnowledgeSpace
KnowledgeSpace, founded in 2003 by Mia Lander, created software that recognizes and analyzes the speech of call center workers, offering insights into the behavior of sales staff. They are based in Melbourne, Australia.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/10/2021 via Company Press Release

Cegid SA, acquired Dhatim

synopsis: Lyon-based Cegid, a specialist in management solutions for professionals in Chartered Accountancy, Taxation, Payroll & Human Resources, ERP, and Retail, has acquired Dhatim, a French software publisher enabling the automation of tedious manual tasks using artificial intelligence (AI), optical character recognition (OCR), and Machine Learning (ML).
buyer: Cegid SA
France-based Cegid is a major player in management solutions for professionals in the Accountancy, Taxation, Payroll and Human Resources, ERP, and Retail businesses. With its experience as a leader in SaaS management solutions, Cegid supports the digitization of companies and public organizations. "
target: Dhatim
Dhatim is an independent French software publisher enabling the automation of manual tasks using AI, optical character recognition (OCR), and Machine Learning (ML). The company's Conciliator solution is a SaaS platform that automates invoice and payslip capture, control, and processing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Acesso Digital, acquired Meerkat

synopsis: Meerkat, a startup based in Porto Alegre, Brazil, has been purchased by Acesso Digital. Meerkat develops solutions for facial biometrics. Meerkat automates everyday tasks of big companies using state-of-the-art computer vision technologies based on deep learning.
buyer: Acesso Digital
Acesso Digital is a Brazilian company specialized in IDTech that offers solutions that simplify processes. Acesso Digital believes in the creation of a more digital society and their mission is to securely simplify people's relationship with companies through digital identity. "
target: Meerkat
Meerkat is a Brazil-based company that focuses on solutions in image analysis for process automation. They automate everyday tasks of big companies using state-of-the-art computer vision technologies based on deep learning.
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Ticker: NQ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NQ Mobile Inc.
NQ Mobile Inc.
NQ Mobile Inc. is a leading global provider of consumer and enterprise mobile Internet services. NQ Mobile's portfolio of offerings includes mobile security and productivity, mobile search, mobile games & advertising applications.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$375.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.65
EBIT ($mm)
($15.87)
Net Income ($mm)
$3.53
Employees
1019
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Ticker: CTCH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Commtouch
Commtouch
Commtouch® is a leading provider of Internet security technology and cloud-based services for vendors and service providers, increasing the value and profitability of our customers' solutions by protecting billions of Internet transactions on a daily basis.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$23.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.82
EBIT ($mm)
$1.67
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
Employees
86
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Ticker: OPMG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Options Media Group
Options Media Group
PhoneGuard, Inc., a subsidiary of Options Media Group Holdings, Inc., is a leading provider of mobile applications software. PhoneGuard is a personal security and anti-texting while driving software application suite.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.05)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.05)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5
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Ticker: NTGR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NETGEAR, Inc.
NETGEAR, Inc. designs innovative, branded technology solutions that address the specific networking, storage, and security needs of small- to medium-sized businesses and home users.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,321.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$149.01
EBIT ($mm)
$115.90
Net Income ($mm)
$75.55
Employees
963
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Ticker: GCMI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Geos Communications, Inc.
Geos Communications, Inc.
Geos Communications, Inc. is creating solutions for the rapidly growing global, mobile community. Geos provides products and applications for enterprises, small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) and consumers on the go.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$0.63
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.48)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.14)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
19
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Ticker: AIM:CROS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kape Technologies plc
Kape Technologies plc
Kape is a cybersecurity company focused on helping consumers around the world to have better experience and protection in their digital life. Kape offers products which provide online security, privacy and an optimal online experience.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$95.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.48
EBIT ($mm)
$8.56
Net Income ($mm)
$1.29
Employees
350
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Ticker: AIM:AMO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amino Technologies plc
Amino Technologies plc
Amino Communications is a world leading IPTV (Internet Protocol television) and hybrid/OTT (over-the-top content) innovator – bringing new entertainment products and solutions to a global market. Amino’s award-winning solutions are deployed by major network operators and service providers worldwide.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$82.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.04
EBIT ($mm)
$5.62
Net Income ($mm)
$3.09
Employees
307
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Ticker: ASX:WGL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wangle Technologies Limited
Wangle Technologies Limited
Wangle Technologies is an Australian company that develops network optimising technologies. Their Wangle Mobile VPN app is Australia's best mobile VPN for secure, private browsing. Their Family Insights app allows parents to analyse their children’s online activity and detect emerging threats.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.06)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.08)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: RGTX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Registered Express Corporation
Registered Express Corporation
Registered Express Corporation is in the principal business of marketing and deploying a registered system for the secure and verifiable delivery of electronic documents. Registered Express™ is designed as an easy-to-use, web-based service.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,123.99
EBITDA ($mm)
$988.27
EBIT ($mm)
$682.14
Net Income ($mm)
$562.78
Employees
8155
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Ticker: CTXS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Citrix Systems, Inc.
Citrix Systems, Inc.
Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles—empowering people to work and collaborate from anywhere, securely accessing apps and data on any of the latest devices, as easily as they would in their own office.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,236.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$831.64
EBIT ($mm)
$620.79
Net Income ($mm)
$504.45
Employees
8400
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Ticker: XRTX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Xyratex Ltd.
Xyratex Ltd.
Xyratex is a leading provider of data storage technology, including modular solutions for the enterprise data storage industry and hard disk drive (HDD) capital equipment for the HDD industry.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$1,158.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$41.67
EBIT ($mm)
$20.58
Net Income ($mm)
$17.66
Employees
1960
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Ticker: NUAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nuance Communications, Inc.
Nuance Communications, Inc.
Nuance Communications is most well-known for their speech recognition software Dragon NaturallySpeakings. Nuance speech solutions support up to 50 different languages, and they hold more than 4,000 patents and patent applications. Some of their partners include Amazon and Apple.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,463.14
EBITDA ($mm)
$240.20
EBIT ($mm)
$129.69
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7100
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Ticker: NEOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc.
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc.
NeoMedia Technologies, Inc., is an innovator and international leader in print-to-Internet and other technologies which make information faster and easier to access, with expertise in homeland security and e-authentication applications.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$2.27
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.34)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.31)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
27
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Ticker: CASS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cass Information Systems, Inc.
Cass Information Systems, Inc.
Cass Information Systems, Inc. is the leading provider of transportation, utility and telecom expense management services and related business intelligence services. Cass is a business process outsourcer focused on invoice audit, processing and payment services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$158.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$52.62
EBIT ($mm)
$41.84
Net Income ($mm)
$30.51
Employees
1007
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Ticker: NSEI:AFFLE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Affle
Affle
Affle is a company in Singapore that builds leading Mobile Audience Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. Their platforms help deliver end-to-end mobile commerce & marketing solutions with greater ROI and transparency for marketers, commerce marketplaces, app developers and publishers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$43.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.42
EBIT ($mm)
$9.79
Net Income ($mm)
$8.60
Employees
232
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Ticker: AIM:VNET
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vianet Group plc
Vianet Group plc
Vianet Group is a leading provider of actionable management information and business insight created through combining data from their smart Internet of Things ('IOT') solutions and external information sources.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$18.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.66
EBIT ($mm)
$3.19
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
Employees
159
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Ticker: AIM:APPS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AppScatter
AppScatter
Based in the UK, AppScatter is a B2B SaaS platform that distributes, manages and monitors mobile apps across multiple app stores worldwide. Its centralized distribution and management platform integrates with the world’s top app stores serving thousands of app developers.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2.57
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.69)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
30
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Ticker: CNSX:TKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tracker Ventures Corp.
Tracker Ventures Corp.
Canada-based Tracker Ventures is an analytics software company that leverages blockchain and digital asset technology to transform and modernize multiple industries. The company's turnkey real-time tracking solutions offer the latest in IoT and AI, providing valuable data and business intelligence.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.06)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:TOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tomizone
Tomizone
Tomizone is the premier provider of connectivity, analytics and location based services, and software to enterprises, brands and public venues. Tomizone turns customers’ WiFi networks into a powerful connection with their consumers – a marketing opportunity that drives engagement and revenue.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$2.05
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.30)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ADAT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AuthentiDate Holding Corp
AuthentiDate Holding Corp
Authentidate® is a worldwide provider of secure workflow management software and web-based services. The company's automated and trusted workflow solutions enable enterprises and office professionals to employ rules-based electronic forms and web and fax based communication capabilities.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$2.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($16.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($18.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
37
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Ticker: MLGT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
mLight Tech, Inc.
mLight Tech, Inc., a development stage company, intends to provide software solutions to simplify the management of networked personal computers.
year
2013
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Ticker: TSXV:EL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Engagement Labs Inc.
Engagement Labs Inc.
Engagement Labs' eValue™ Score is the global benchmark for social media scoring. eValue Analytics Pro, an enterprise-grade social media analytics platform, scores brands between 0-100. eValue measures brands' social media and digital marketing efforts.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1.88
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.94)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
22
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meltwater
Meltwater
Meltwater provides social and media intelligence. By examining millions of posts each day from social media platforms, blogs and news sites, Meltwater helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insight from the outside.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$359.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.11
EBIT ($mm)
($4.34)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1871
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Ticker: SPIR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spire Global, Inc.
Spire Global, Inc.
Spire is a leading global provider of space-based data, analytics, and space services, offering access to unique datasets and powerful insights about Earth from the ultimate vantage point so that organizations can make decisions with confidence, accuracy, and speed.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$33.28
EBITDA ($mm)
($31.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($37.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
303
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Ticker: AIM:GBO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Globo Plc
The Globo Group has established itself as one of the market leaders in the Greek ICT market. It provides e-business and telecom software products and related services to the private and governmental sectors in Greece as well as developing and operating broadband wired and wireless networks.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$97.49
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.39
EBIT ($mm)
$35.60
Net Income ($mm)
$34.53
Employees
165
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Ticker: LTRX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lantronix
Lantronix
Lantronix Inc. is a global provider of secure turnkey solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Remote Environment Management (REM), offering Software as a Service (SaaS), connectivity services, engineering services and intelligent hardware.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$68.24
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.18
EBIT ($mm)
($2.67)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
242
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