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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 4/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Vizrt Ltd., acquired NewTek, Inc.

synopsis: Vizrt has acquired NewTek to create what it says is “the largest company in the broadcast space dedicated to enabling IT-based video production.” NewTek is the IP video tech company behind the royalty-free software-based IP video technology NDI.
buyer parent: Nordic Capital
buyer: Vizrt Ltd. (VIZ:$135.80)
Vizrt provides real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management tools for the broadcast industry - interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, video editing and compositing tools. "
target: NewTek, Inc.
Benefiting producers and artists with its cost-effective and ground-breaking technologies, NewTek Inc. is a leader in portable live production, video editing, 3D animation and special effects tools, including the TriCaster™ product line and LightWave 3D®.
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closed 9/12/2014 via Company Press Release

Blackmagic Design, Inc., acquired Eyeon Software Inc.

synopsis: Blackmagic Design announced its acquisition of eyeon Software, Inc., a leading developer of high end digital compositing, visual effects and motion graphics software for the feature film, commercial, television and broadcast industries. eyeon, headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
buyer: Blackmagic Design, Inc.
Blackmagic Design, Inc. manufactures video editing products, video converters, routers, color correctors, film restoration software solutions, and waveform monitors for feature film, post-production, and broadcast industries. "
target: Eyeon Software Inc.
eyeon Software Inc. develops applications for the VFX and postproduction communities. It offers Fusion, a compositing application for feature film and broadcast projects; and Rotation, a rotascoping, paint, and keying shot preparation system.
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announced 7/11/2012 via Company Press Release

Red Giant Software LLC, will acquire Singular Software Inc.

synopsis: Red Giant has acquired Singular Software's audio synchronization products and technology. Their companies are both spread out geographically, with many team members working remotely but efficiently using Google Docs, Skype and other tools to refine ideas and build products.
buyer: Red Giant Software LLC
Founded in 2002, Red Giant Software publishes and develops plug-ins, applications, and iPhone apps from visual effects industry veterans Stu Maschwitz and John Knoll. "
target: Singular Software Inc.
Singular Software create software that is used by producers of audio and video content to help them work faster and have more fun.
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announced 3/18/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Roper Technologies, Inc., will acquire Foundry

synopsis: Roper Technologies, Inc., a leading diversified technology company, announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Foundry, a leading provider of software technologies used to deliver award-winning visual effects and 3D content for the digital design, visualization, and entertainment industries
buyer: Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP:$5,777.80)
Roper Technologies is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper designs and develops software and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, and other niche markets worldwide. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Foundry
Foundry develops creative software for the digital design, media and entertainment industries. With a 20-year heritage and a portfolio of award-winning products, Foundry advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders around the globe.
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closed 5/20/2015 via PR Newswire

HgCapital, acquired The Foundry

synopsis: The Foundry, a leading provider of award-winning creative software, announced a majority investment from HgCapital. The Foundry develops award-winning creative software used globally by leading artists, designers and creative professionals. The portfolio lets users create high-end visuals in the areas of Media Production and Design.
buyer: HgCapital
HgCapital is a sector expert private equity investor, supporting management teams to grow industry champions. HgCapital invests in expanding segments of the TMT, Services, Industrials and Renewable Energy sectors across Western Europe. "
target parent: Carlyle Group
target: The Foundry
The Foundry develops award-winning creative software used globally by leading artists, designers and creative professionals. The portfolio lets users create inspiring and technical high-end visuals in the areas of Media Production, and Design, as well as participate in emerging high-growth markets.
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closed 3/16/2011 via Reuters

YouTube, acquired Green Parrot Pictures

synopsis: Google Inc's online video service YouTube has bought video technology company Green Parrot Pictures for an undisclosed sum. Green Parrot Pictures was founded in 2004 as a Digital Video Technology Company providing IP licensing, consulting and software development.
buyer parent: Google Inc.
buyer: YouTube
Founded in February 2005, YouTube is a consumer media company for people to watch and share original videos worldwide through a Web experience. YouTube allows people to easily upload and share video clips on www.YouTube.com and across the Internet through websites, blogs, and e-mail. "
target: Green Parrot Pictures
Green Parrot Pictures (GPP) was founded in 2004 as a Digital Video Technology Company providing IP licensing, consulting and software development. GPP's video improvement technology has been used in movies such as "Lord of the Rings," "Spider-Man" and "King Kong," among others.
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closed 3/16/2011 via Company Press Release

The Carlyle Group, acquired The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd.

synopsis: Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group has announced that it has acquired a significant majority stake in The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd, a developer of visual effects (VFX) software, from Advent Venture Partners and other stakeholders.
buyer: The Carlyle Group (CG:$5,531.80)
The Carlyle Group is a private global investment firm that originates, structures and acts as lead equity investor in management-led buyouts, strategic minority equity investments, equity private placements, consolidations and buildups, and growth capital financings. "
target parent: Advent Venture Partners LLP
target: The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd.
The Foundry is a world-leading innovator of visual effects and image processing technologies that boost productivity in motion picture and video post-production. The Foundry is at the cutting edge of software development, marketing and sales for visual effects compositing.
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closed 5/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Vimeo, LLC., acquired VHX Corporation

synopsis: Vimeo, an operating business of IAC, announced the acquisition of VHX, a platform for premium over-the-top (OTT) subscription video channels. VHX is a video distribution platform built for everyone. They empower creators to sell their work from their websites, directly to their fans.
buyer parent: IAC
buyer: Vimeo, LLC. (VMEO:$369.34)
Vimeo's mission is to empower creators to make, share and sell amazing videos directly to viewers worldwide, in the highest quality possible with no interruptive advertising. Vimeo is home to the world's leading video creators and the hundreds of millions of viewers who love them. "
target: VHX Corporation
VHX is a video distribution platform built for everyone. They empower creators to sell their work from their websites, directly to their fans. They have helped publishers sell films, TV shows, comedy specials, live concert footage, lectures, web series, fitness, education and more.
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closed 3/30/2016 via Company Press Release

Beamr Ltd., acquired Vanguard Video, LLC

synopsis: Beamr, the global leader in media optimization solutions, announced that it is acquiring Vanguard Video, the leading provider of HEVC and H.264 codec technologies. Vanguard Video has helped its customers capitalize on many first to market opportunities by pioneering advanced compression technologies.
buyer: Beamr Ltd.
Beamr is the global leader in media optimization solutions, powering some of the world's top web publishers, Hollywood studios and media companies. Beamr offers a patent-pending perceptual video optimizer, which reduces the bitrate of H. "
target: Vanguard Video, LLC
Vanguard Video is a supplier of professional, broadcast quality H.265/HEVC and H.264 codec technologies to top tier customers around the world.
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closed 9/11/2014 via BusinessWire

DTS, Inc., acquired Manzanita Systems

synopsis: DTS Inc., a leader in high-definition audio solutions, announced that it has acquired Manzanita Systems, the industry-leading developer of MPEG software solutions for digital television, video on demand (VOD) and over-the-top (OTT) markets.
buyer: DTS, Inc. (DTSI:$163.70)
DTS Inc. is a premier audio solutions provider for high-definition entertainment experiences—anytime, anywhere, on any device. DTS' audio solutions are designed to enable recording, delivery and playback of simple, personalized, and immersive high-definition audio. "
target: Manzanita Systems
Manzanita Systems is a leading provider of MPEG software solutions for digital television, VOD, and digital ad insertion. Manzanita’s transport stream analyzer and multiplexer are indispensible tools that enable their customers to produce better MPEG content, workflows, and solutions.
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announced 4/6/2014 via PR Web

Dalet Digital Media System, will acquire AmberFin Ltd.

synopsis: Dalet Digital Media Systems, a leading provider of Media Asset Management (MAM) solutions, software and services for broadcasters and content providers, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire AmberFin, a UK-based company that specializes in video ingest, complex media manipulation, transcoding and quality control solutions.
buyer: Dalet Digital Media System (ENXTPA:DLT:$62.38)
Dalet Digital Media System solutions enable broadcasters and media professionals to create, manage and distribute content to both traditional and new media channels, including interactive TV, the Web and mobile networks. "
target parent: Advent Venture Partners LLP
target: AmberFin Ltd.
AmberFin’s business is intelligent media conversion, solving file-based workflow challenges for broadcasters, sports organizations, post-production houses and other media content owners.
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announced 7/26/2012 via BusinessWire

Brightcove, Inc., will acquire Zencoder, Inc.

synopsis: Brightcove Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for publishing and distributing professional digital media, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Zencoder, a leading cloud-based video encoding service used by more than 1,000 organizations worldwide.
buyer: Brightcove, Inc. (BCOV:$212.14)
Brightcove, a leading global provider of cloud content services, provides a family of products used to publish and distribute the world’s professional digital media. The company’s products include Brightcove Video Cloud, the market-leading online video platform. "
target: Zencoder, Inc.
Zencoder is the leader in cloud-based video encoding, with the fastest and most widely used solution in the market. Founded in 2010, its products enable content providers to quickly deploy Internet video to virtually any Internet connected device.
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closed 9/10/2010 via PR Newswire

Telestream, Inc., acquired AnyStream, Inc.

synopsis: Telestream, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Anystream, a leading provider of enterprise-class video production and management solutions.
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream specializes in products that make it possible to get video content to any audience regardless of how it is created, distributed or viewed.Telestream customers include the world’s leading media and entertainment companies: content owners, creators and distributors. "
target parent: Grab Networks, Inc.
target: AnyStream, Inc.
Anystream is the leading provider of automated multi-platform media publishing solutions. Anystream is a software platform that supports file-based media workflows, creating a solution that is both efficient and flexible to meet the rapidly evolving demands around multi-platform content syndication.
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closed 5/11/2022 via BNC Analysis

LWKS Software Ltd, acquired ioGates Aps

synopsis: LWKS Software, the U.K.-based maker of the Lightworks editing system, has acquired Copenhagen-based ioGates, a developer of cloud-based file sharing software for entertainment production. ioGates is a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration.
buyer: LWKS Software Ltd
Established in 2020, LWKS is a creative technology company, founded by industry veterans James Richings and Peter Lambert. Based in the UK, with various work hubs across Europe, LWKS develops software for content creators and distributors in the media and entertainment industry. "
target parent: Broadcast Pix
target: ioGates Aps
Copenhagen company ioGates is a developer of cloud-based file sharing software for entertainment production. ioGates is a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration.
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closed 3/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

24i Media B.V., acquired Streamone B.V.

synopsis: 24i Media, a video app developer, is acquiring media technology provider StreamOne. StreamOne, founded in 2012, offers a suite of tools for multiplatform, multidevice publishing of videos along with an interface offering integrations with third-parties for publishers and broadcasters.
buyer: 24i Media B.V.
24i Media is a leading vendor in Smart TV apps for all devices including mobile, Smart TV, Set-top-boxes, PC/Mac, game consoles etc., empowering broadcasters, content owners and operators with future-proof and flexible tools to create and monetize personalized TV apps. "
target: Streamone B.V.
StreamOne, founded in 2012, offers a suite of tools for multiplatform, multidevice publishing of videos along with an interface offering integrations with third-parties for publishers and broadcasters.
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announced 3/30/2018 via Company Press Release

EIZO Corp, will acquire Carina System Co., Ltd.

synopsis: EIZO Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Carina System Co., Ltd., a company that develops hardware and software combined systems in-house for capturing, distributing, editing, and analyzing content for healthcare and broadcasting markets. Both companies are based in Japan.
buyer: EIZO Corp (TSE:6737:$657.65)
EIZO, which means image in Japanese, is a visual technology company that develops and manufactures high-end display solutions. EIZO is headquartered in Hakusan, Japan. "
target: Carina System Co., Ltd.
Established in December 2008, Carina System develops hardware and software combined systems in-house for capturing, distributing, editing, and analyzing content for healthcare and broadcasting markets.
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announced 4/20/2016 via Company Press Release

Broadcast Pix, will acquire ioGates Aps

synopsis: Broadcast Pix, a company that provides tailored solutions for any live production environment, announced it intends to acquire ioGates, a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration.
buyer: Broadcast Pix
Founded in 2002, Broadcast Pix is the leader in integrated production switchers with broadcast, corporate, education, government, religious, sports, streaming, and visual radio customers in more than 110 countries. "
target: ioGates Aps
ioGates is a leading innovator in cloud-based video production with more than a decade’s experience in Web-based video management, conversion, and collaboration. They are based in Denmark.
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closed 7/14/2010 via PR Newswire

Primestream Corporation, acquired Building4Media BV

synopsis: Primestream Corp.™, the leader in advanced broadcast and IT solutions, announces the acquisition of Building4Media™, creator of FORK™, the state-of-the-art software for broadcast asset management, playout automation, metadata driven production and publishing.
buyer: Primestream Corporation
Primestream is a leader in the design, provision and implementation of advanced broadcast and new media solutions. Primestream has set a new standard in broadcasting by deploying the most unique hybrid solutions for TV stations. "
target: Building4Media BV
Building4Media is the pioneer of professional IT-based systems, using the Apple platform. Building4Media designed FORK software as a client server-based, end-to-end platform to easily automate and manage multimedia and digital video database assets.
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closed 4/21/2022 via BusinessWire

Pixotope, acquired TrackMen

synopsis: Pixotope Technologies AS, the leader in live augmented reality and virtual production solutions, announced the acquisition of Cologne, Germany-based TrackMen Gmbh, the expert one-stop-shop for real-time 3D camera and talent tracking in the media industry for 25 years.
buyer: Pixotope
Pixotope Technologies is an international award-winning software company dedicated to developing the next generation of visual storytelling tools and experiences. Pixotope is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with regional offices in Croatia, Spain, UK, and the USA. "
target: TrackMen
Cologne, Germany-based TrackMen Gmbh is the expert one-stop-shop for real-time 3D camera and talent tracking in the media industry.
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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 2/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Shotgun Software, acquired Tweak Software, Inc.

synopsis: Tweak Software, the makers of the RV player, are joining the Shotgun team at Autodesk. Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review.
buyer parent: Autodesk, Inc.
buyer: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency. "
target: Tweak Software, Inc.
Tweak Software, Inc. develops software for visual effects playback and review. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.
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closed 6/25/2014 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Shotgun Software

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Shotgun Software, a developer of scalable, cloud-based production tracking, review, and asset management software for the film, television and games industries.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$4,386.40)
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas. "
target: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency.
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closed 3/2/2020 via PR Newswire

Entertainment Partners, acquired We Got POP Ltd.

synopsis: Entertainment Partners, the global end-to-end provider of production and workforce management solutions to the entertainment industry, has acquired We Got POP Ltd., the UK production industry's leading SaaS based workforce and production management platform. POP enables producers to manage all of their people and projects on one secure platform.
buyer: Entertainment Partners
Entertainment Partners (EP) is a leader in entertainment payroll, workforce management, residuals, tax incentives, finance, and other integrated production management solutions. EP enables its clients to produce the most cost-effective and efficient film, television, digital and commercial projects."
target: We Got POP Ltd.
We Got POP is the UK production industry's leading SaaS based workforce and production management platform. POP enables producers to manage all of their people and projects on one secure platform. POP helps to streamline productions and save time and money.
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closed 6/25/2014 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Shotgun Software

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Shotgun Software, a developer of scalable, cloud-based production tracking, review, and asset management software for the film, television and games industries.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$4,386.40)
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas. "
target: Shotgun Software
Shotgun is the creative industry’s trusted system for secure, efficient production management and review. A standardized toolset for animation, visual effects and game development pipelines, it enables studios and remote collaborators to increase efficiency and reduce risk through transparency.
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closed 12/22/2021 via BusinessWire

Tempo, acquired ALM Works, Inc.

synopsis: Tempo Software, the leader in team time management and productivity-enhancing solutions, has acquired ALM Works, developer of the Structure for Jira software suite that enables project and program managers to make better decisions, work more efficiently, and deliver predictable results.
buyer parent: Diversis Capital
buyer: Tempo
Tempo Software offers integrated applications for time management, resource planning, and budget management for software engineering and product management teams. "
target: ALM Works, Inc.
ALM Works provides software products to empower project managers around the world with visibility and control. ALM Works’ flagship product, Structure for Jira, is a project and portfolio management tool for Atlassian, used by thousands of customers in over 100 countries.
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closed 7/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Planview, Inc., acquired Tasktop Technologies

synopsis: Planview, a global leader in Portfolio Management and Work Management, announced that the company has completed the acquisition of Tasktop, a pioneer and leader in Value Stream Management (VSM). Tasktop's value stream management platform enables enterprises to master software at scale.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Planview, Inc.
Planview has one focus: enabling the transformation journey as organizations rewire strategy to delivery in today’s fast-paced, highly disruptive markets. Their solutions uniquely help organizations navigate this journey and accelerate on-strategy delivery at enterprise scale. "
target: Tasktop Technologies
Tasktop's value stream management platform enables enterprises to master software at scale. Leading brands, including half of the Fortune 100, use Tasktop to provide real-time visibility into the health of product value streams, allowing them to make better decisions and align with business goals.
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closed 12/14/2020 via PR Newswire

Quantum Corporation, acquired CatDV

synopsis: Quantum Corp., a leading expert in scale-out storage, archive and data protection, has acquired CatDV, a UK software company that specializes in workflow management tools for the global film and broadcast industry. CatDV leverages AI technology to make it easier for businesses to catalog and analyze digital assets such as video, images, and more.
buyer: Quantum Corporation (QTM:$365.37)
Quantum is a leading expert in scale-out storage, archive and data protection, providing solutions for capturing, sharing and preserving digital assets over the entire data lifecycle. More than 100,000 customers have trusted Quantum to address their most demanding data workflow challenges. "
target: CatDV
CatDV is a UK software company that specializes in workflow management tools for the global film and broadcast industry. CatDV leverages AI technology to make it easier for businesses of any size to catalog and analyze digital assets such as video, images, audio files, PDFs, and more.
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closed 4/13/2022 via BusinessWire

Backlight, acquired Celtx Inc.

synopsis: Backlight, a media technology company, has acquired Celtx, a leading provider of screenwriting tools in Canada. Celtx provides an all-in-one software solution for writing, planning, and managing media production. Their collaborative solution enables film, video, and video game producers to stay engaged and organized.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Backlight
Backlight is a media technology company. Backlight provides powerful cloud-based SaaS solutions for creating and delivering impactful video and entertainment efficiently and at scale. Their solutions enable video-forward organizations to solve their mission-critical business challenges. "
target: Celtx Inc.
Celtx is a leading provider of screenwriting tools in Canada. Celtx provides an all-in-one software solution for writing, planning, and managing media production. Their collaborative solution enables film, video, and video game producers to stay engaged and organized.
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closed 1/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

The TEAM Companies Inc., acquired Lightspeed EPS, Inc.

synopsis: The TEAM Companies, Inc., a payroll, business affairs and technology provider to the advertising and entertainment community, has completed its acquisition of Lightspeed EPS, Inc. Lightspeed EPS, Inc. is a provider of cloud-based entertainment production management software for the feature film and television industries.
buyer: The TEAM Companies Inc.
The Team Companies Inc., is a leading payroll, business affairs and technology provider to the advertising and entertainment community. TEAM provides a comprehensive suite of solutions for the production payroll, production management and business affairs space. "
target: Lightspeed EPS, Inc.
LightSPEED eps is a web-based entertainment production management system designed specifically for the film and television industry. By centralizing production management, updated information is instantly accessible from any authorized computer, cell phone or wireless device.
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closed 8/22/2018 via PR Newswire

DevFactory, acquired Manuscript

synopsis: DevFactory, a leader in AI-enabled software development tools to help software developers eliminate manual processes and optimize efficiency, announced it has acquired the Manuscript project management solution from Fog Creek Software - maker of Manuscript, Trello, Stack Overflow and Glitch.
buyer parent: ESW Capital, LLC
buyer: DevFactory
DevFactory leverages manufacturing principles for software development teams around the world. Their solution suite of DevSpaces™, CodeRead™ and CodeCleanup™ enables developers to off-load highly-manual, labor intensive, and low-level software development tasks to focus on building great software. "
target parent: Fog Creek Software
target: Manuscript
For software development and support teams, Manuscript includes a broad, integrated set of capabilities including task management, time tracking, code management and more. The solution is available as a Software as a Service (SaaS), virtual private cloud, or on-premises applications.
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closed 9/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Perforce, acquired Hansoft

synopsis: Perforce Software, a global provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility and scale during all phases of the technology development lifecycle, announced its acquisition of Sweden-based Hansoft Technologies, a leading provider of enterprise Agile planning tools.
buyer parent: Summit Partners
buyer: Perforce
Enterprises across the globe rely on Perforce Software to build and deliver complex digital products faster and with higher quality. Perforce is known for its highly scalable version management and collaboration platform that securely manages change across all digital content. "
target: Hansoft
Built by veterans of the game development industry, Hansoft is an enterprise Agile planning and project management tool for diverse teams, expanding scale, changing goals, and tight schedules.
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closed 4/22/2022 via PR Newswire

Banyan Software, acquired Camis, Inc.

synopsis: Banyan Software, Inc., a company focused on acquiring, building, and growing great enterprise software businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Camis Inc., a company that provides reservation and facilities management solutions for government-operated parks and campgrounds across Canada and the US.
buyer: Banyan Software
Banyan Software acquires, builds, and grows great enterprise software businesses. With a permanent capital base, Banyan focuses on a buy and hold for life strategy for growing software companies that serve specialized markets. "
target: Camis, Inc.
Camis is a company that provides reservation and facilities management solutions for government-operated parks and campgrounds across Canada and the US. Headquartered in Ontario, Camis streamlines the entire visitor journey with efficient and intuitive websites, engagement tools and booking engines.
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Motio Pty Ltd., will acquire Spawtz

synopsis: Motio, a next gen out of home media business in Australia, will acquire Spawtz, a league and venue management software solution based in the UK. Spawtz enables league and venue managers to automate tasks and focus on their business. Their software provides solutions for online registrations, online booking, team management, and more.
buyer: Motio Pty Ltd. (ASX:MXO:$3.01)
Motio is a next gen out of home media business in Australia. Motio is focused on creating memorable brand and customer experiences all over Australia. Their large scale, in-store on-the-go network reaches customers in over 500 locations and 1,000 digital displays. "
target: Spawtz
Spawtz is a league and venue management software solution based in the UK. Spawtz enables league and venue managers to automate tasks and focus on their business. Their software provides solutions for online registrations, online booking, membership management, team management, and more.
price ($mm)
$0.47
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announced 1/25/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Esports Entertainment Group, Inc., will acquire Helix eSports and ggCircuit

synopsis: Esports Entertainment Group, an online esports tournament and gaming company, entered into an agreement to acquire ggCircuit and Helix eSports. ggCircuit is a B2B software company that provides cloud-based management for LAN centers and Helix eSports owns five esports centers, including two of the five largest centers in the US.
buyer: Esports Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCPK:GMBL:$0.00)
Esports Entertainment Group is a licensed Malta-based online company with a specific focus on esports and gaming. Esports Entertainment offers fantasy and pools on various esports events in a licensed, regulated, and secure platform at vie.gg. "
target: Helix eSports and ggCircuit
ggCircuit is a B2B software company that provides cloud-based management for LAN centers, a tournament platform, and integrated wallet/point-of-sale solutions for enterprise customers. Helix eSports owns five esports centers, including two of the five largest centers in the US.
price ($mm)
$43
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Daxko, acquired TennisSource.Net, Inc.

synopsis: Daxko has acquired TennisSource, a provider of tennis facility management software solutions. Coupled with Daxko's existing Club Automation brand, which serves over 200 tennis centers, the company further enhances its offering for tennis clubs in the health and wellness industry.
buyer parent: GI Partners
buyer: Daxko
Daxko delivers technology solutions, payment processing, experienced services, and deep insights to various member-based health and wellness centers—enterprise health clubs, tennis centers, boutique fitness studios, affiliate gyms, campus recreation facilities, integrated wellness centers, and more."
target: TennisSource.Net, Inc.
TennisSource provides software to assist with the day to day management of sports facilities with an emphasis on complexity of tennis. Software components include scheduling software, online program registration software, player management, and a full point of sale application.
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closed 5/20/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired RLM Apparel Software Systems

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of RLM Apparel Software Systems, an award-winning provider of innovative, cloud-based business software solutions designed specifically for fashion and apparel companies.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target: RLM Apparel Software Systems
RLM Apparel Software Systems is an award-winning provider of innovative, cloud-based business software solutions designed specifically for fashion and apparel companies.
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closed 4/12/2022 via BusinessWire

Backlight, acquired ftrack

synopsis: Backlight, a media technology company, has acquired ftrack, a scalable cloud-based project management solution in Sweden. ftrack helps clients in the media & entertainment industry to meet the ever-increasing demands of post production. Their solution makes it easy to seamlessly and securely collaborate with anyone, anywhere.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Backlight
Backlight is a media technology company. Backlight provides powerful cloud-based SaaS solutions for creating and delivering impactful video and entertainment efficiently and at scale. Their solutions enable video-forward organizations to solve their mission-critical business challenges. "
target: ftrack
ftrack is a scalable cloud-based project management solution in Sweden. ftrack helps clients in the media & entertainment industry to meet the ever-increasing demands of post production. Their solution makes it easy to seamlessly and securely collaborate with anyone, anywhere.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired Exenta, Inc.

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of Exenta, creator of enterprise resource planning (ERP), product lifecycle management (PLM), Innovation Lifecycle Management and Shop Floor Control (SFC) solutions to support the fast fashion, apparel and soft goods industries.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target: Exenta, Inc.
Exenta is the pioneer in global, cutting-edge, transformative ERP, PLM REVO™, Innovation Hub™ and Shop Floor Control™ solutions designed specifically for the fashion, apparel, footwear, accessory and home goods industries.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/14/2020 via BusinessWire

Dedagroup Stealth, acquired Zedonk

synopsis: Dedagroup Stealth, an Italian company that helps fashion and luxury companies to grow and develop their markets all over the world, has acquired Zedonk, a UK-based fashion-tech management software for fashion designers. Zedonk offers an online based ERP software solution that helps designers to save time, minimise errors, and reduce costs.
buyer parent: DEDAGROUP S.p.A.
buyer: Dedagroup Stealth
Dedagroup Stealth is an Italian company that helps fashion and luxury companies to grow and develop their markets all over the world. Their Stealth solution is an integrated technology platform that manages production, retail and distribution operations in the fashion and luxury industries. "
target: Zedonk
Zedonk is a UK-based fashion-tech management software for fashion designers. Zedonk offers an online based ERP software solution that helps designers to save time, minimise errors, and reduce costs. The platform features solutions for production management, inventory, customer relations, and more.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Computer Generated Solutions, Inc., will acquire Visual Next

synopsis: CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, announced it will acquire the business of Visual Next, a leading provider of end-to-end software to apparel, footwear, uniform, and fashion accessory companies.
buyer: Computer Generated Solutions, Inc.
CGS has enabled global enterprises, regional companies and government agencies to drive breakthrough performance through business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services. CGS is focused on creating solutions that meet clients' needs and support clients' business activities. "
target: Visual Next
Visual Next provides End2End software to apparel, footwear, uniform, and fashion accessory companies. More than 550 companies around the world take advantage of Visual Next’s advanced ERP, PLM, supply chain management, warehouse optimization, business intelligence software and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Lumine Group, acquired Ubersmith Inc.

synopsis: Lumine Group, a division of Volaris Group focused in the communications and media vertical, has completed the acquisition of Ubersmith, a leading business management software solution that delivers mission-critical capabilities for billing, infrastructure and device management, and trouble and relationship management to Service Providers.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Lumine Group
Lumine Group, based in Canada, is one of the world’s largest communications and media software portfolios. Lumine offers communications and media software companies the ability to grow, retain independence, and focus on the needs of its customers and employees, with the financial backing of Volaris."
target parent: Internap
target: Ubersmith Inc.
Ubersmith is a leading business management software solution that delivers mission-critical capabilities for billing, infrastructure and device management, and trouble and relationship management to Service Providers.
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closed 7/7/2021 via Company Press Release

DaySmart Software, acquired Dash Platform

synopsis: DaySmart Software, the leading provider of business management software, has acquired Dash Platform, the leading provider of sports facility and recreation management software. This acquisition expands DaySmart’s reach into new verticals, such as sports facilities, parks, and recreation departments.
buyer parent: LLR Partners
buyer: DaySmart Software
DaySmart Software provides industry-specific business management tools designed to make it easier for entrepreneurs to operate and grow their businesses. DaySmart offers desktop software, payment processing solutions, and cloud-based applications for the salon, spa, pet, and tattoo industries. "
target: Dash Platform
Dash Platform is a SaaS-based software solution that supports all facets of sports and recreation business operations. Its key features include business administrative back-office functions and billing, registration-based workflows for memberships, payment processing, programs, and more.
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