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closed 1/10/2013 via Company Press Release

ZURB, Inc., acquired Forrst, LLC

synopsis: ZURB announced it has acquired Forrst. Forrst, LLC provides an online community for Website developers and designers. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and sharing their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
buyer: ZURB, Inc.
ZURB is a close-knit team of product designers who help companies design better websites, services and online products. In addition, their apps help designers design great products quickly through rapid prototyping, iteration and user feedback. They've worked with more than 200 startups since 1998. "
target parent: COLOURlovers Inc.
target: Forrst, LLC
The Forrst was created to assist designers and developers in honing their skills to land more and better jobs. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and share their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
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closed 8/30/2010 via BusinessWire

Catalyze.org merged with Modern Analyst Media LLC,

synopsis: iRise®, the global leader in enterprise visualization solutions, and ModernAnalyst.com, the premier online community and resource portal for business analysts, announced that the Catalyze.org destination site has been merged with ModernAnalyst.com, creating the single largest online community for business analysts in the world.
buyer: Modern Analyst Media LLC
ModernAnalyst.com is the number one online destination for business analysts, systems analysts, business process consultants, user experience designers, and other professionals involved in business analysis or systems analysis. "
target parent: iRise
target: Catalyze.org
Catalyze is a new community and "virtual watering hole" for professionals who define and design software applications and websites.
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closed 6/18/2007 via BusinessWire

TechTarget, acquired Ajaxian, Inc.

synopsis: Information technology media company TechTarget, Inc. has acquired Ajaxian, Inc., a leading Web site and conference which provides content for the community of developers for "Ajax" (Asynchronous Javascript and XML), a web development technique for creating interactive web applications.
buyer: TechTarget (TTGT:$138.35)
TechTarget, a leading online technology media company, gives technology providers ROI-focused marketing programs to generate leads, shorten sales cycles, and grow revenues. "
target: Ajaxian, Inc.
Ajaxian, Inc., a leading Web site and conference which provides content for the community of developers for "Ajax" (Asynchronous Javascript and XML), a web development technique for creating interactive web applications.
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$1.00
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closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Techendo, acquired TechSwarm

synopsis: Techendo, a social community platform for IT and software professionals and enthusiasts, has acquired Techswarm, an all-tech platform with a team of talented and enthusiastic IT and web development professionals sharing their insights on topics they are passionate about.
buyer: Techendo
Techendo is a social community platform for IT and software professionals and enthusiasts, where users can share their reviews, opinions, ask and answer questions. They are based in San Francisco. "
target: TechSwarm
Techswarm.com is an all-tech platform with a team of talented and enthusiastic IT and web development professionals sharing their insights on topics they are passionate about.
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closed 1/8/2009 via BusinessWire

Penton Media, acquired asp.netPRO

synopsis: Penton Media, Inc. announced the acquisition of asp.netPRO magazine and the brand’s related media products including its www.aspnetpro.com website and its electronic newsletter, asp.netNOW. Formerly part of Informant Communications Group, Inc., asp.netPRO is a leading information resource for professional software developers.
buyer parent: Wasserstein & Co., LP
buyer: Penton Media
Penton Media, Inc. is the largest independent business-to-business media company in the U.S. The company's market-leading brands are focused on 30 industries and include 113 trade magazines, 145 Web sites, 96 industry trade shows and conferences, and more than 500 information data products. "
target: asp.netPRO
asp.netPRO, published by Informant Communications Group, Inc., is a leading magazine for professional software developers who use Microsoft’s ASP.NET (Active Server Pages.NET) technology to build, deploy, and manage web-enabled applications and business solutions.
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closed 6/4/2012 via BNC Analysis

Internet Marketing Ninjas, acquired Developer Shed

synopsis: Jim Boykin, a nationally recognized leader in Internet marketing and CEO of Internet Marketing Ninjas, announced the purchase of the Developer Shed assets from Ziff Davis Enterprise. Developer Shed manages 20 high-technology websites collectively known as the Developer Shed Network.
buyer: Internet Marketing Ninjas
Internet Marketing Ninjas is a full service Internet Marketing Company dedicated to increasing their clients' business through the strategic use of multiple online marketing methods. Its services include Social Media, Local Marketing, Content Writing, Analytics, Reporting, and more. "
target parent: QuinStreet, Inc.
target: Developer Shed
Developer Shed manages 20 high-technology websites collectively known as the Developer Shed Network. The network serves millions of unique visitors each month, all of whom have come to expect fresh and useful information everyday.
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closed 4/28/2008 via BusinessWire

Black Duck Software, Inc., acquired Koders

synopsis: Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, has acquired the assets of Koders as well as the company’s popular on-line search engine for open source software and other web-downloadable code.
buyer: Black Duck Software, Inc.
Black Duck Software is the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source and third-party code. Black Duck™ enables companies to shorten time-to-market and reduce development and maintenance costs. "
target: Koders
Koders.com is a free on-line search engine for open source software and other web-downloadable code. Over 30,000 developers each day rely on Koders to search over 766 million lines of code written in over 30 languages and identified with 28 software licenses.
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closed 6/5/2006 via BusinessWire

CBDI Forum Limited merged with Everware, Inc.,

synopsis: Everware, Inc., a respected consulting firm specializing in Enterprise Architecture, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and service oriented solution delivery, and CBDI Forum Limited, the SOA research and practice development company, announced today they have completed the merger of the two companies to create Everware-CBDI, Inc.
buyer: Everware, Inc.
Everware-CBDI is the leading independent provider of full-lifecycle, Service Oriented Architecture-based research, education and consulting services to businesses and governments throughout North America and Europe. "
target: CBDI Forum Limited
CBDI Forum is the Everware-CBDI research capability and portal providing independent guidance on best practice in Service Oriented Architecture and engineering.
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closed 11/30/2004 via BusinessWire

TechTarget, acquired TheServerSide.com

synopsis: Information technology (IT) media company TechTarget announced today that it has acquired TheServerSide Communities, including TheServerSide.com, the world's largest online community and information Web site for enterprise Java developers.
buyer: TechTarget (TTGT:$138.35)
TechTarget, a leading online technology media company, gives technology providers ROI-focused marketing programs to generate leads, shorten sales cycles, and grow revenues. "
target: TheServerSide.com
TheServerSide.com is an online community for enterprise Java architects and developers, providing daily news, tech talk interviews with key industry figures, design patterns, discussion forums, satire, tutorials, and more. TheServerSide.com was launched in May 2000 and has become the largest indepe
price ($mm)
$10
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$1
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9.0x
closed 5/31/2019 via Company Press Release

MyMobileLyfe, LLC, acquired Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC

synopsis: MyMobileLyfe, LLC has acquired Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC, publisher of the popular website atlantatechblogs.com. With a focus on tech startups, Atlanta Tech Blogs curates posts from over 300 blogs via its website. Atlanta Tech Blogs is the region’s leading technology industry-focused digital platform for user-generated content.
buyer: MyMobileLyfe, LLC
MyMobileLyfe, LLC is a digital marketing and advertising agency whose products help businesses target relevant audiences and optimize promotional strategies. With MyMobileLyfe's search, display, retargeting, and live chat tools, ad buyers can reach customers across multiple channels and networks. "
target: Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC
Atlanta Tech Blogs, LLC is the publisher of the popular website atlantatechblogs.com. The company is the region’s leading technology industry-focused digital platform for user-generated content. Focusing on tech startups, Atlanta Tech Blogs curates posts from over 300 blogs via its website.
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closed 2/6/2012 via GlobeNewswire

QuinStreet, Inc., acquired Ziff Davis Enterprise Group

synopsis: QuinStreet, Inc. announced the purchase of certain Ziff Davis Enterprise media assets. The assets acquired include websites eWeek.com, CIOInsight.com, Baseline.com, ChannelInsider.com and WebBuyersGuide.com, among others, and one of the largest email and telephone subscriber databases in the business to business (B2B) technology space.
buyer: QuinStreet, Inc. (QNST:$502.99)
QuinStreet, Inc. is one of the largest Internet marketing and media companies in the world. QuinStreet is committed to providing consumers and businesses with the information they need to research, find and select the products, services and brands that meet their needs. "
target parent: Bessemer Venture Partners
target: Ziff Davis Enterprise Group
Ziff Davis Enterprise, Inc. is B2B technology’s trusted information resource. Millions of technology buyers rely on its brands for relevant, objective content to identify the right solutions for their organizations.
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$17
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closed 8/2/2007 via BNC Analysis

Insight Venture Partners, acquired The Enterprise Group

synopsis: Ziff Davis Media Inc. has completed the sale of its Enterprise Group assets to Insight Venture Partners. The deal was valued at approximately $150 million in cash, plus a potential earn-out of up to $10 million. The Enterprise Group produces online content, lead generation services, events and publications serving the tech industry.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is the fastest-growing venture capital firm specializing in software and the Internet. The team is composed of experienced investors and operating executives, and a capital base of $3 billion to support the companies in which they invest. "
target parent: Willis Stein & Partners
target: The Enterprise Group
The Ziff Davis Enterprise Group produces online content, lead generation services, events and publications serving the tech industry, including: Online properties eweek.com, webbuyersguide.com, cioinsight.com, baselinemag.com, microsoft-watch.com, channelinsider.com and deviceforge.com.
price ($mm)
$133
rev ($mm)
$80
EBITDA ($mm)
$12
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2.0x
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13.1x
closed 1/3/2012 via BusinessWire

Ziff Davis B2B Focus, acquired Toolbox.com, LLC

synopsis: Ziff Davis, Inc., one of the nation’s leading technology media companies, announced the acquisition of Toolbox.com, the #1 professional networking site for IT professionals, from the Corporate Executive Board. Effective immediately, Toolbox.com will be a unit of Ziff Davis B2B Focus.
buyer parent: Great Hill Partners LLC
buyer: Ziff Davis B2B Focus
Ziff Davis B2B Focus, formerly Tippit, is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors. It helps business and IT professionals make better purchasing decisions while turning the Internet into a meaningful platform for B2B marketers. "
target parent: Corporate Executive Board
target: Toolbox.com, LLC
Toolbox.com is the #1 professional networking site for IT professionals. Founded in 1998 and based in Scottsdale, AZ, Toolbox.com supports decision-making throughout the IT life cycle by linking over three million IT experts and executives across the globe each month.
price ($mm)
$2.10
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$7
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closed 9/8/2020 via GlobeNewswire

CyberRisk Alliance, acquired Security Weekly

synopsis: CyberRisk Alliance (CRA), a business intelligence company, has acquired Security Weekly, an authoritative podcast network serving the cybersecurity community. The addition of Security Weekly furthers CRA’s goal of offering best-in-class services that inform, connect, and facilitate collaboration in the cybersecurity industry.
buyer parent: Growth Catalyst Partners
buyer: CyberRisk Alliance
CyberRisk Alliance (CRA) is a business intelligence company serving the cybersecurity community. CRA's trusted information leverages a unique network of journalists, analysts and influencers, policymakers, and practitioners, and is delivered through events, research, media, and virtual learning. "
target: Security Weekly
Security Weekly is a security podcast network for the security community, distributing free podcasts and media. The company's unique approach to podcasts helps educate the security community through its programs, known as security market validation.
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announced 11/19/2008 via

TechTarget, will acquire The Brian Madden Company

synopsis: Information technology media company TechTarget, Inc. announced the acquisition of The Brian Madden Company, the leading independent, website and conference to address the needs of IT decision makers on the topics of desktop virtualization, terminal services, and application virtualization.
buyer: TechTarget (TTGT:$138.35)
TechTarget, a leading online technology media company, gives technology providers ROI-focused marketing programs to generate leads, shorten sales cycles, and grow revenues. "
target: The Brian Madden Company
The Brian Madden Commpany is a small independent industry analyst company. The company covers the "application delivery" segment of the IT industry, including Citrix, Terminal Server, thin client / server-based computing, and streaming markets.
price ($mm)
$1.18
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closed 9/13/2018 via BNC Analysis

Linux Academy, acquired Jupiter Broadcasting

synopsis: Linux Academy, a leading provider of hands-on online training in Linux and cloud technologies, announced it has acquired Jupiter Broadcasting, a podcasting network covering Linux, security, privacy, community and other open source content, to further strengthen its contributions in the software industry.
buyer: Linux Academy
Linux Academy is a leading provider of high-quality, hands-on online training for individuals and teams who are looking to develop their skills, get continuous training, or get certified in Linux and the latest cloud technologies. "
target: Jupiter Broadcasting
Jupiter Broadcasting is a podcasting network covering Linux, security, privacy, community and other open source content, to further strengthen its contributions to the open source and free software industry.
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closed 10/17/2012 via BNC Analysis

Internet Marketing Ninjas, acquired WebmasterWorld Inc

synopsis: Internet Marketing Ninjas, a full service Internet marketing firm, has acquired WebmasterWorld Inc., one of the Web’s oldest and most authoritative Web technology message forum communities.
buyer: Internet Marketing Ninjas
Internet Marketing Ninjas is a full service Internet Marketing Company dedicated to increasing their clients' business through the strategic use of multiple online marketing methods. Its services include Social Media, Local Marketing, Content Writing, Analytics, Reporting, and more. "
target: WebmasterWorld Inc
WebmasterWorld, Inc. operates an online forum for the Web site administrator community to share and gain knowledge in operating and promoting a Website. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Austin, Texas.
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closed 7/12/2017 via BusinessWire

WTWH Media, LLC, acquired TheRobotReport

synopsis: Business-to-Business publisher, WTWH Media, LLC announced it has acquired The Robot Report. Founded in 2008, The Robot Report gathers and reports industry news, tracks the business of robotics and has participated in the development of an index of robot industry stocks.
buyer: WTWH Media, LLC
WTWH Media LLC is an integrated b2b media company serving the design engineering, life sciences, electronics and renewable energy markets with more than 40 web sites, live & digital events, custom digital services and five print publications. "
target: TheRobotReport
Founded in 2008, The Robot Report gathers and reports industry news, tracks the business of robotics and has participated in the development of an index of robot industry stocks.
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closed 8/16/2007 via BusinessWire

Corporate Executive Board, acquired ITtoolbox

synopsis: The Corporate Executive Board has completed the acquisition of ITtoolbox. This extends Corporate Executive Boards best practices research, decision-support tools, and executive education services through the addition of an online community that enables IT and business professionals to share knowledge on information technology.
buyer: Corporate Executive Board (CEB:$938.58)
The Corporate Executive Board is the premier, network-based knowledge resource, providing the world's leading executives with the authoritative and timely guidance needed to excel in their roles, take decisive action and improve company performance. "
target parent: Corporate Executive Board
target: ITtoolbox
ITtoolbox is an online community, enabling peers to share professional knowledge about information technology. Since 1998, ITtoolbox has helped professionals make IT decisions and stay current in the rapidly changing technology market through peer collaboration.
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$59
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closed 9/19/2019 via BusinessWire

Ziff Davis B2B, acquired Spiceworks

synopsis: Spiceworks, the marketplace where tech buyers and sellers come together to push the world forward with technology, solve tech challenges and support each other, has been acquired by Ziff Davis B2B, the global market leader in omni-channel marketing demand generation, providing clients with access to the most powerful technology buyers.
buyer parent: j2 Global, Inc.
buyer: Ziff Davis B2B
Ziff Davis B2B is the global market leader in omni-channel marketing demand generation, providing clients with access to the most powerful technology buyers. Their media network known for its leadership, editorial and industry content is trusted by the decision makers customers need to reach. "
target: Spiceworks
Spiceworks is a social network for IT professionals. They’re the marketplace where tech buyers and sellers come together to push the world forward with technology, solve tech challenges and support each other, making it the largest, most unique IT community of its kind.
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closed 1/10/2013 via Company Press Release

ZURB, Inc., acquired Forrst, LLC

synopsis: ZURB announced it has acquired Forrst. Forrst, LLC provides an online community for Website developers and designers. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and sharing their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
buyer: ZURB, Inc.
ZURB is a close-knit team of product designers who help companies design better websites, services and online products. In addition, their apps help designers design great products quickly through rapid prototyping, iteration and user feedback. They've worked with more than 200 startups since 1998. "
target parent: COLOURlovers Inc.
target: Forrst, LLC
The Forrst was created to assist designers and developers in honing their skills to land more and better jobs. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and share their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
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closed 1/10/2013 via Company Press Release

ZURB, Inc., acquired Forrst, LLC

synopsis: ZURB announced it has acquired Forrst. Forrst, LLC provides an online community for Website developers and designers. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and sharing their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
buyer: ZURB, Inc.
ZURB is a close-knit team of product designers who help companies design better websites, services and online products. In addition, their apps help designers design great products quickly through rapid prototyping, iteration and user feedback. They've worked with more than 200 startups since 1998. "
target parent: COLOURlovers Inc.
target: Forrst, LLC
The Forrst was created to assist designers and developers in honing their skills to land more and better jobs. The company offers its community to help themselves and others get better at their craft by providing critiques; and share their knowledge to build applications and Websites.
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closed 6/12/2012 via PR Newswire

ZURB, Inc., acquired Pattern Tap, LLC

synopsis: Taking a step into crowdsourced design inspiration, ZURB, a Campbell product design company, is acquiring Pattern Tap, a web-based resource for design and product pattern examples. Pattern Tap was founded by Matthew Smith in 2008 as a place on the Web to inspire other designers to be better at their craft.
buyer: ZURB, Inc.
ZURB is a close-knit team of product designers who help companies design better websites, services and online products. In addition, their apps help designers design great products quickly through rapid prototyping, iteration and user feedback. They've worked with more than 200 startups since 1998. "
target: Pattern Tap, LLC
Pattern Tap is a web-based resource for design and product pattern examples. It was founded by Matthew Smith in 2008 as a place on the Web to inspire other designers to be better at their craft. It is a beacon on the Web for designers to find the inspiration and education they need.
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closed 9/2/2015 via Company Press Release

GoHealth, acquired Creatix

synopsis: GoHealth, a private health insurance marketplace that has helped more than 30 million consumers shop for coverage, announced the acquisition of the Chicago-based, interface design and software development company, Creatix.
buyer: GoHealth
GoHealth is a Chicago-based company that powers GoHealthInsurance.com, a private health insurance marketplace that has helped more than 30 million consumers shop for coverage. "
target: Creatix
Creatix is a Chicago-based digital product design and development firm. Creatix helps organizations bring innovative mobile and web-based software products to market as well as realize new value from existing products.
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announced 3/26/2014 via Market Wire

Ethology, will acquire 29th Drive, LLC

synopsis: Venture development firm Tallwave and its largest portfolio company, integrated digital marketing agency ethology, announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to jointly acquire the assets of Arizona-based user-centered design firm 29th Drive.
buyer parent: Tallwave
buyer: Ethology
Ethology is the integrated digital marketing agency for evolving consumer brands. The ethology team has expertise in research, strategy, planning, organic and paid search, display and social media, email marketing, content strategy, analytics, web development and creative design. "
target: 29th Drive, LLC
29th Drive makes technology more human for their customer's end users to help them discover, create and enjoy life with delightfully engaging web apps, mobile apps, desktop software, and web sites. The agency's customers range from startups to Fortune 25 companies to major educational institutions.
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closed 6/17/2013 via Company Press Release

Otto Group GmbH, acquired Creative-Task GmbH

synopsis: Otto Group acquired Creative-Task GmbH. Since 2006, Creative-Task GmbH has specialized in the design and implementation of web-based business software. Their focus is on the automation of business processes through algorithms. Their application areas also include security checks, performance, and micro-optimizations of web applications.
buyer: Otto Group GmbH
Otto Group GmbH, a retail and services company, through its subsidiaries, provides trading and related, retail, and financial services for various product lines in Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. "
target: Creative-Task GmbH
Since 2006, Creative-Task GmbH has specialized in the design and implementation of web-based business software. Their focus is on the automation of business processes through algorithms. Their application areas also include security checks, performance, and micro-optimizations of web applications.
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closed 6/17/2013 via Company Press Release

Otto Group GmbH, acquired NetImpact Framework GmbH

synopsis: Otto Group acquired Hamburg-based digital service agency, NetImpact Framework GmbH. NetImpact is one of the largest and fastest growing digital agencies, specializing in the creation and realisation of digital business models. Their clients include various well-known publishers, media companies, manufacturers and retailers.
buyer: Otto Group GmbH
Otto Group GmbH, a retail and services company, through its subsidiaries, provides trading and related, retail, and financial services for various product lines in Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. "
target: NetImpact Framework GmbH
NetImpact Framework GmbH is one of the largest and fastest growing digital agencies in Germany. They specialise in the creation and realisation of digital business models. Their clients include various well-known publishers, media companies, manufacturers and retailers.
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closed 1/15/2021 via Company Press Release

Accenture, acquired Wolox

synopsis: Accenture has acquired Wolox, a leading Argentinean cloud native and agile development company that provides digital solutions to help clients achieve successful business outcomes. Wolox’s team of more than 280 professionals specializes in integrated services that include digital business design, product creation and agile squads.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$44,730.27)
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud, and security. Accenture offers Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology, and Operations services powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. "
target: Wolox
Wolox is a leading Argentinean cloud native and agile development company that provides digital solutions to help clients achieve successful business outcomes. Wolox’s team specializes in integrated services that include digital business design, product creation and agile squads.
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announced 8/31/2020 via BNC Analysis

Siam Cement Group, will acquire OitoLabs

synopsis: The Siam Cement Group, the largest and oldest cement and building material company in Thailand and Southeast Asia, will acquire OitoLabs Technologies Private Limited, a software development company in India. OitoLabs delivers end-to-end product development services to help their clients accelerate their product development times and lower costs.
buyer: Siam Cement Group
The Siam Cement Group (SCG) is the largest and oldest cement and building material company in Thailand and Southeast Asia. SCG manufactures cement and other building materials such as fiber cement, plaster, steel bars, and more. The company also manufactures chemical products and packaging products."
target: OitoLabs
OitoLabs is a software development company in India. OitoLabs delivers end-to-end product development services to help their clients accelerate their product development times and lower their overall development costs. They offer development services for SaaS products, blockchain, AI, and more.
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$2.00
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closed 4/2/2020 via Company Press Release

Pythian, acquired Agosto

synopsis: Two innovative cloud solution providers are merging in a deal that will create a consolidated powerhouse in the Google Cloud channel. Pythian, a multi-cloud data analytics specialist owned by a private equity firm, said Thursday it has purchased Agosto, a Google Cloud reseller and specialist in IoT and other cutting-edge services.
buyer parent: Mill Point Capital
buyer: Pythian
Ottawa-based Pythian is a global IT services company that helps companies by enabling their clients to turn data into valuable insights, predictions, and products. From cloud automation to machine learning, Pythian designs, implements, and supports customized solutions for difficult data challenges."
target: Agosto
Founded in 2001, Agosto is a Google Premier Partner and cloud product development company collaborating with organizations looking for a fresh perspective to work smarter with Google Cloud & apply advanced technology services to their business.
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closed 9/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

VeriFone, Inc., acquired Action Item Software

synopsis: VeriFone Systems Inc., a leading payments technology company, has acquired Action Item Software Ltd, a Tel Aviv-based software startup that specializes in developing innovative mobile apps. Action Item develops cutting-edge mobile software for a wide range of needs. Action Item offers services for mobile development, web apps, UI/UX, and IoT.
buyer: VeriFone, Inc. (PAY:$2,000.46)
Verifone is a leading payments technology company. Verifone connects more than 29 million payment devices to the cloud, merging the online and in-store shopping experience and creating the next generation of digital engagement between merchants and consumers. "
target: Action Item Software
Action Item Software is a Tel Aviv-based software startup that specializes in developing innovative mobile applications across all platforms. Action Item develops cutting-edge mobile software for a wide range of needs. Action Item offers services for mobile development, web apps, UI/UX, and IoT.
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$4.00
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closed 4/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Kellton Tech Solutions Ltd., acquired Tivix, Inc.

synopsis: Kellton Tech Solutions Ltd, a global provider of digital transformation solutions and services, has acquired Tivix, a software development firm that builds digital products for large enterprises, new ventures, and NGOs. Tivix focuses on the agile development of cloud-connected web and mobile apps.
buyer: Kellton Tech Solutions Ltd. (BSE:519602:$121.70)
Kellton Tech Solutions is a global force in digital transformation and enterprise solutions, offering end-to-end IT solutions, strategic technology consulting and product development services in Social, Mobile, Analytics, Cloud, S/4HANA, MuleSoft, SAP, IoT and Artificial Intelligence. "
target: Tivix, Inc.
Tivix is a software development firm that builds digital products for large enterprises, new ventures, and NGOs. Tivix focuses on the agile development of cloud-connected web and mobile apps. Tivix helps their clients to build and launch digital products that succeed.
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closed 12/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Incorta, acquired BADR, Inc.

synopsis: American data analytics startup Incorta has acquired Alexandria-based data solutions and web development company Badr. As a result of the acquisition, Badr’s entire team of about 70 engineers will be joining Incorta to double up their existing engineering staff.
buyer: Incorta
Co-founded by Egyptian entrepreneur Osama Elkady, Incorta provides data analysis solutions through its Direct Data Mapping engine. Incorta is based in San Mateo, CA and has an office in Cairo, Egypt. "
target: BADR, Inc.
Since 2006 and with the help of 50+ software engineers and information technology experts, BADR delivers - big data and data science solutions, - web & mobile applications, - and social media analytics services to clients around the world.
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closed 10/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Alan Products, Inc., acquired Glasspod, Inc.

synopsis: Alan Products, Inc., a Japanese company that develops and operates various websites, has acquired Glasspod, Inc., a Japanese web design and development firm that turns ideas into reality. Glasspod specializes in user experience design services. The company supports businesses and helps them speed up the development of their web products.
buyer: Alan Products, Inc.
Founded in 2014, Alan Products is a Japanese company that develops and operates various websites. Alan Products operates websites about hair loss & hair care, sexuality & gender, and block chain technology & bitcoin mining. "
target: Glasspod, Inc.
Established in 2017, Glasspod, Inc. is a Japanese web design and development firm that turns ideas into reality. The company specializes in user experience design services. Glasspod supports businesses and helps them speed up the development of their web products.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Art & Logic, Inc., acquired Accomplio LLC

synopsis: Art+Logic, a custom software development company, has acquired Accomplio, a leading product development firm that specializes in hardware and software for IoT devices. Accomplio's services help businesses create a complete product from the start by seamlessly unifying software development, hardware engineering, design, and UX.
buyer: Art & Logic, Inc.
Founded in 1991, Art+Logic is a custom software development company based in Pasadena, CA. The company specializes in the design and development of Web applications, media software, desktop applications and plugins, device drivers, embedded systems, and Web-based device management systems. "
target: Accomplio LLC
Accomplio is a leading product development firm that specializes in hardware and software for IoT devices. Their services help businesses create a complete product from the start by seamlessly unifying software development, hardware engineering, design, and UX.
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closed 12/13/2017 via Company Press Release

Onica Inc., acquired Sturdy Networks, LLC

synopsis: Onica announced the acquisition of Sturdy Networks, LLC and its sister company NetBrains, Inc. Sturdy Networks is a cloud enabler based in Irvine, California. NetBrains is a team of software engineers that specialize in product management, product-oriented software engineering, and the Internet of Things.
buyer: Onica Inc.
Onica is a cloud consulting and managed services company, helping businesses enable, operate, and innovate on the cloud. From migration strategy to operational excellence and immersive transformation, Onica is a full spectrum integrator. "
target: Sturdy Networks, LLC
Sturdy Networks is a cloud enabler that designs, implements and maintains cloud infrastructure for SaaS offerings, cloud-connected devices, mobile apps and IoT solutions. NetBrains is a team of software engineers that specialize in product management, product-oriented software engineering and IoT.
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closed 9/7/2017 via PR Newswire

Spiria, acquired Iotopia Solutions

synopsis: Spiria, a custom digital solutions developer, is proud to announce its acquisition of IoT and product solution provider Iotopia Solutions. Ioptopia is a product development and consultancy firm specializing in helping clients build and improve their business through development of software, hardware, and training.
buyer: Spiria
Based in Canada, Spiria develops digital solutions that transform businesses, optimize operations, and define how users engage with brands. The development methodology they use is based on experience acquired from 900 digital products designed, developed and delivered across multiple industries. "
target: Iotopia Solutions
Iotopia Solutions is an IoT and product solution provider. They are a product development and consultancy firm specializing in helping clients build and improve their business through development of software, hardware, and training.
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closed 4/5/2017 via PR Web

PCB Apps, LLC, acquired Pivot Security

synopsis: PCB Apps headquartered in Somerset, NJ, announced that they have acquired Dublin, Ireland-based Pivot Security. Pivot Security is a cutting edge Cloud platform Development Company with patented technology, which seamlessly integrates Enterprise applications to Cloud-Based Mobile, Web, and IoT thru a secure platform.
buyer: PCB Apps, LLC
PCB Apps is a pioneer in business applications that delivers enterprise solutions with on-premise & cloud offerings. PCB has experience implementing ERP/EPM solutions for companies in the areas of finance, engineering, manufacturing, logistics, grower management, spirits, pharma & real estate. "
target: Pivot Security
Pivot Security is a Cloud-based Mobile/IoT Development Company with patented technology that seamlessly combines Enterprise applications Cloud-Based Mobile, Web, and IoT in a secure development tool. The company has produced its own in-house products all developed using its patented Pivot Platform.
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announced 1/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

Rivetry, LLC will be merged with Rigado LLC,

synopsis: Rivetry will merge with Salem-based Rigado, a hardware engineering consulting firm. Rivetry is an IoT focused product development company that connects people and technology in new ways. Rivetry brings together digital & physical products to deliver meaningful and innovative user experiences.
buyer: Rigado LLC
Salem-based Rigado is a hardware engineering consulting firm. Rigado was founded in 2010 and specializes in wireless modules, mostly Bluetooth Low Energy, WiFi, LTE and LoRa, a low range technology used in wide network deployments such as smart cities. The company makes its own modules. "
target: Rivetry, LLC
Rivetry is an IoT focused product development company that connects people and technology in new ways. Rivetry brings together digital & physical products to deliver meaningful and innovative user experiences.
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closed 7/9/2015 via BNC Analysis

Practo Technologies Private Limited, acquired Genii

synopsis: Practo announced acquisition of Genii, a product outsourcing firm with domain experience building bespoke e-commerce portals, SaaS platforms across retail, media, finance and other industries. Practo offers Practo Search, a doctor search engine for patients, and Practo Ray, a practice management solution.
buyer: Practo Technologies Private Limited
Practo simiplifies healthcare with Practo.com – Asia’s #1 doctor search engine used by over 1M patients every month and Practo Ray – the practice management solution of choice for thousands of doctors managing millions of appointments and digital healthcare records every year. "
target: Genii
Genii is a product outsourcing firm which has domain experience in building bespoke e-commerce portals and SaaS platforms across retail, media, finance and other sectors.
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closed 9/10/2014 via BusinessWire

DataArt Enterprises, Inc., acquired AW Systems

synopsis: DataArt, a global provider of custom software development services, announced that it has acquired AW Systems, a web engineering and consulting firm specializing in usability, systems integrations and collaboration solutions.
buyer: DataArt Enterprises, Inc.
DataArt is a custom software development company that builds advanced solutions for the financial services, healthcare, hospitality and other industries. DataArt helps clients optimize time-to-market and minimize software development risks in mission-critical systems. "
target: AW Systems
AW Systems is a web engineering and consulting firm specializing in usability, systems integrations and collaboration solutions. Their diverse client base showcases their ability to adapt to any type of project and to find the best web-based or tech solution to meet their clients' needs.
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closed 4/23/2014 via PR Newswire

Makeable, acquired ShiftEight

synopsis: Makeable, a leading independent product, business and brand innovation company in New York, announced the acquisition of boutique technology company ShiftEight. ShiftEight is a multi-platform technology development company dedicated to delivering cutting-edge, scalable solutions for clients and agencies alike.
buyer: Makeable
Makeable is a leading, independent business, product and brand innovation company based in New York City. Makeable designs and develops products and services that market themselves, creates and launches new business and delivers disruptive branding and marketing. "
target: ShiftEight
ShiftEight is a multi-platform technology development company dedicated to delivering cutting-edge, scalable solutions for clients and agencies alike. It focuses on creating world-class technology-driven solutions. They provide both consulting and development services with a focus on technology.
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announced 4/16/2014 via Company Press Release

MSys Technologies, will acquire Clogeny Technologies Private Limited

synopsis: MSys Technologies, a company that provides technology and product engineering services in storage, cloud computing, embedded systems, telecommunications, quality assurance, and test automation, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Clogeny Technologies, specializing in storage, big data, cloud computing, and DevOps.
buyer: MSys Technologies
MSys is a software solution and product development company with huge potential for growth and expansion. MSys is an innovator in offering IT services and domain specific automation software. MSys was founded in 2007 in Chennai, India by CEO, Sanjay Sehgal. "
target: Clogeny Technologies Private Limited
Clogeny is an outsourced product development and software services company with expertise in DevOps, storage, cloud computing and Big Data. Since its inception, Clogeny has served 35+ customers and has created a differentiated set of offerings in cloud, storage, and DevOps domains.
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