Like GIOT Corporation

announced 1/27/2016 via Reuters

VERISERVE Corporation, will acquire GIOT Corporation

synopsis: Verserve Corporation will acquire additional shares in GIOT Corporation to raise its stake in the company to 96.51 percent. GIOT Corporation offers inter-operability verification services of IT equipment. GIOT provides smart phone test and certification, technical support, and call center services.
buyer parent: Sumitomo Corporation
buyer: VERISERVE Corporation (TSE:3724:$53.71)
VeriServe is a quality verification service provider for IT related products. It has specialties in both Embedded area (such as mobile phones, car navigation systems, audio-visual products, etc) and Enterprise IT systems area. "
target: GIOT Corporation
GIOT Corporation, based in Japan, offers Internet of Things (IoT) interoperability testing.
price ($mm)
$0.44*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.3x
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closed 9/1/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Gofore Oy, purchased Qentinel Finland from Qentinel Pace

synopsis: Qentinel has sold its consulting arm, Qentinel Finland, to Gofore, a Finland-based digitalization specialist. Qentinel has transitioned to a product only company, focusing on its robotic software testing platform, Qentinel Pace. Qentinel Finland is an professional IT services provider specialized in software quality assurance.
buyer: Gofore Oy (HLSE:GOFORE:$81.58)
Gofore is a Finland-based digitalization specialist with international growth plans. Gofore enables companies to renew their businesses, helps them transform their organizations and operations, helps reshape their culture, and designs and delivers end-to-end technical solutions. "
seller: Qentinel Pace
Qentinel Finland is the consulting arm of Qentinel Pace, a highly scalable, AI powered cloud-based robotic software testing platform. Qentinel Finland is an professional IT services provider specialized in software quality assurance and testing automation.
price ($mm)[EV]
$10 [$9]
rev ($mm)
$14
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
5.5x
announced 10/16/2019 via Company Press Release

Accenture, will acquire Nytec

synopsis: Accenture, a global professional services company, has agreed to acquire Nytec Inc., an award-winning product innovation and engineering company. Nytec will become part of Accenture Industry X.0, which offers capabilities that drive the digital reinvention of industry.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$53,736.36)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: Nytec
Nytec is an integrated consulting firm that turns ideas into lifestyle technology products for tier-one global and Fortune 100 companies. Nytec’s industry-leading Client Services provide customizable talent solutions to satisfy staffing requirements, either onsite, offsite, or project-based.
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announced 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire VMC Consulting Corporation

synopsis: Technical services provider Keywords Studios is set to buy QA and customer support provider VMC from owner Volt Information Sciences. VMC provides functional testing, customer support and localization services both in and outside of the games industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$497.30)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. They provide integrated art production, localization, testing, audio, player support and engineering services across 50 languages and 14 game platforms to blue chip clients in over 18 countries. "
target parent: Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
target: VMC Consulting Corporation
VMC combines technical expertise and vigilant dedication to deliver unmatched development, QA, localization, and technical support services. VMC serves as a seamless extension of their client's team to improve product quality, accelerate productivity, and maximize customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
$66
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announced 9/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Altran Technologies S.A., will acquire Global Edge Software Limited

synopsis: Altran announced that it will acquire GlobalEdge Software Limited, an India-based product engineering company specialized in embedded software solutions and IoT Solutions. GlobalEdge Software serves mostly the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors.
buyer: Altran Technologies S.A. (ENXTPA:ALT:$2,646.51)
As a global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D), Altran offers its clients a new way to innovate. The Group has provided its expertise to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Energy, Finance, Life Sciences, Railway, and Telecom sectors, among others. "
target: Global Edge Software Limited
GlobalEdge Software is an embedded product engineering and testing services company working in the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors. With a portfolio of products, middleware solutions and test automation frameworks, they give a time-to-market edge.
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closed 1/17/2017 via Market Wire

LogiGear Corporation, acquired True North Service, Inc.

synopsis: LogiGear, a world leader in software testing solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of True North Service (TNS), a provider of contract staffing and software testing services to technology companies.
buyer: LogiGear Corporation
LogiGear Corporation provides leading-edge software testing technologies and expertise, along with software development services that enable companies to accelerate business growth while having confidence in the software they deliver. "
target: True North Service, Inc.
True North Service (TNS) is a provider of contract staffing and software testing services to technology companies. TNS was established in Seattle in 2007 as a mobile content certification house testing games and apps for developers, operators, and storefronts before TNS expanded its services.
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closed 4/28/2022 via Company Press Release

HackerOne, acquired PullRequest

synopsis: HackerOne, the world’s most trusted provider of ethical hacking solutions, announced its acquisition of PullRequest, the pioneer of code-review-as-a-service. PullRequest’s technology and code reviewers will enable developer-first security testing solutions.
buyer: HackerOne
HackerOne was started by hackers and security leaders who are driven by a passion to make the internet safer. HackerOne partners with the global hacker community to surface the most relevant security issues of its customers before they can be exploited by criminals. "
target: PullRequest
PullRequest is passionate about code quality. By combining AI, professional reviewers, and tooling, PullRequest helps development teams ship code faster, with improved quality and reduced development lifecycle costs over time.
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closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tech Mahindra Limited, acquired Lodestone LLC

synopsis: Bangalore-Pune-based IT services major Tech Mahindra Ltd announced that it has acquired US-based Lodestone (Infostar LLC). Infostar LLC is a digital product engineering company that uses the technology platform LodeStone to offer end-to-end product and data quality assurance solutions.
buyer parent: Mahindra Group
buyer: Tech Mahindra Limited (NSEI:TECHM:$5,527.41)
Based in India, Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative, customer-centric information technology experiences. Their convergent, digital, design experiences, innovation platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value. "
target: Lodestone LLC
Lodestone (Infostar LLC) is a leading digital engineering quality assurance provider for new age digital companies. Infostar LLC is a digital product engineering company that uses the technology platform LodeStone to offer end-to-end product and data quality assurance solutions.
price ($mm)
$105
rev ($mm)
$43
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Computer Task Group Inc., acquired StarDust

synopsis: CTG, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions and services in North America and Western Europe, announced it has acquired StarDust, a leader in testing and quality assurance for digital services based in Marseille, France, and with operations in Montreal, Canada.
buyer: Computer Task Group Inc. (CTG:$394.17)
CTG (Computer Task Group) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations."
target: StarDust
StarDust is a leader in testing and quality assurance for digital services based in Marseille, France, and with operations in Montreal, Canada.
price ($mm)
$4.85
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2018 via Company Press Release

Acronis Inc., acquired T-Soft Ltd.

synopsis: Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage, announced that it has acquired software engineering company T-Soft. T-Soft has been providing Acronis with exceptional software development services since 2012. The Sofia-based subsidiary will change its name to Acronis Bulgaria.
buyer: Acronis Inc.
Acronis sets the standard for cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage through its innovative backup, anti-ransomware; disaster recovery, storage, and enterprise file sync and share solutions. Acronis protects all data in any environment, including physical, virtual, cloud, and mobile. "
target: T-Soft Ltd.
T-Soft is a software services company. T-Soft started providing highly efficient manual and automated software testing services. As a natural extension of their know-how, T-Soft added software development, technical support and technical writing to its portfolio of services.
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closed 8/9/2017 via PR Web

QA Mentor, Inc., acquired Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd

synopsis: QA Mentor, Inc., the global award-winning, leading software quality assurance and testing services provider, has acquired Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd, a provider of test automation solutions with specific focus on web, mobile and cloud applications. Zado ensures the reliability and performance of applications in diverse environments.
buyer: QA Mentor, Inc.
QA Mentor was established in 2010 with the objective of helping organizations improve their QA functions, optimize their QA process and become the best Software Testing QA Company in the world. "
target: Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd
Zado Infotech Solutions is a provider of test automation solutions with specific focus on web, mobile and cloud applications. The company’s framework-driven approach to test automation ensures reliability and performance of applications in diverse environments and complexities.
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closed 1/1/2015 via BNC Analysis

Saksoft Limited, acquired 360Logica.com

synopsis: Saksoft, the information management specialist company, in a filing to the BSE, said it has acquired a 51% ownership stake in 360Logica Testing Services Private Limited, a leading offshore software testing company. The company provides independent testing services and QA consulting through dedicated offshore teams and onsite experts.
buyer: Saksoft Limited (NSEI:SAKSOFT:$60.12)
Saksoft is a leading provider of Information Management solutions to successful organizations around the world. They deliver success by helping clients to consolidate, organize and manage the vast volumes of data they collect. "
target: 360Logica.com
360logica is a leading offshore software testing company. Based in premier locations in India and the United States, 360logica provides independent testing services and QA consulting through dedicated offshore teams and onsite experts.
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closed 5/5/2014 via Market Wire

Applause, acquired Testhub

synopsis: Software testing leader uTest rebranded as Applause and announced its entry into the EU market by acquiring top German crowdtesting company, Testhub, which will become the European headquarters for Applause operations. As part of the acquisition, Berlin Technologie Holding becomes a strategic investor in Applause EU.
buyer: Applause
Launched in 2008 as uTest, Applause enables companies to deliver digital experiences-- from web to mobile and beyond. By combining in-the-wild testing services, software tools and analytics, it helps companies achieve the 360° app quality they need to thrive in the modern apps economy. "
target: Testhub
Testhub is an expert in crowd-based software testing. With the help of the Crowd intelligence websites, e-commerce shops, mobile applications (apps) as well as additional software products can be tested under real conditions by a multitude of real testers and their devices.
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closed 9/14/2011 via BusinessWire

Computer Sciences Corporation, acquired AppLabs Technologies

synopsis: Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) announced that it has acquired AppLabs Technologies Private Limited, the world’s largest pure-play software testing and quality management service provider. The acquisition vaults CSC into a leadership role in providing application testing services in the high growth discrete testing market.
buyer: Computer Sciences Corporation (DXC:$18,892.00)
Computer Sciences Corporation is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. "
target parent: Sequoia Capital
target: AppLabs Technologies
AppLabs Technologies is the world's largest software testing and quality management company. It provides both quality assurance and third-party validation through a combination of consulting, outsourcing, offshore and specialist services.
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announced 10/27/2005 via PR Newswire

AppLabs Technologies will be merged with VisualSoft Technologies,

synopsis: AppLabs Technologies, a specialist in testing, development and certification solutions; eSolutions, and VisualSoft Technologies, a software solution provider operating in the areas of outsourced product development and advanced technology solutions, announced today that the three companies plan to merge together.
buyer: VisualSoft Technologies
VisualSoft Technologies is a leading software solution company providing end to end solutions covering the full life cycle of software development. "
target: AppLabs Technologies
AppLabs Technologies is a global IT services company specializing in software testing and development, with an emphasis on quality assurance, performance, certification and hardware testing.
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closed 4/4/2022 via BusinessWire

Blackline Safety, acquired Swift Labs

synopsis: Blackline Safety Corp., a global leader in connected safety technology, has acquired Ontario-based Swift Labs Inc., an Internet of Things (IoT) design and engineering consulting firm. Swift Labs leverages its deep technical talent across all aspects of wireless product design and development to help companies connect their products to the cloud.
buyer: Blackline Safety (BLKLF:$38.38)
Blackline Safety is a technology leader driving innovation in the industrial workforce through IoT. With connected safety devices and predictive analytics, Blackline enables companies to drive towards zero safety incidents and improved operational performance. "
target: Swift Labs
Ontario-based Swift Labs Inc. is an Internet of Things (IoT) design and engineering consulting firm. Swift Labs leverages its deep technical talent across all aspects of wireless product design and development to help companies connect their products to the cloud.
price ($mm)
$4.00
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testronic Laboratories Limited, acquired Whyttest SRL

synopsis: Service provider Testronic has acquired QA and customer support company Whyttest. 150 technicians from the firm, based in Romania and Serbia, will be joining Testronic, which will be taking the total headcount of the company to over 1,000 staff. Whyttest was founded in 2014 in Bucharest, Romania, by Marius Potirniche, who previously worked for Ubis
buyer: Testronic Laboratories Limited
Testronic are leaders in Quality Assurance, Localization Services, Compliance, and Certification, Testronic offers end-to-end Testing and QA solutions for the games and film/television industries. "
target: Whyttest SRL
Whyttest is a QA (quality assurance) and customer support company. Whyttest was founded in 2014 in Bucharest, Romania, by Marius Potirniche, who previously worked for 12 years at Ubisoft.
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closed 12/5/2018 via BNC Analysis

Everise, acquired Trusource Labs

synopsis: Everise has acquired Trusource Labs, which offers help desk support for Apple and IoT (Internet of Things) customers. Trusource, founded in 2013, has extended beyond its Apple and IoT help desks to offer self-service approaches like instructional videos, social media and knowledge base articles for end-users.
buyer: Everise
Everise is the only Asia-based global experience company that is able to provide, through its operating companies around the world, a full range of customer contact management services for corporate clients across a variety of industries. "
target: Trusource Labs
Trusource Labs offers help desk support for Apple and IoT (Internet of Things) customers. At Trusource Labs, every customer interaction becomes an opportunity to give brands more meaning.
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closed 10/25/2018 via PR Newswire

GlobalStep, acquired Testology

synopsis: GlobalStep, a world leader in technology services to the Games Industry, announced its acquisition of Testology. Founded in 2006, Testology has been providing Quality Assurance Services to the video games industry out of its offices in Aldershot, located in close proximity to Guildford, a games industry hub in the UK.
buyer: GlobalStep
GlobalStep is a world leader in technology services. It's service offerings to the games industry include Quality Assurance, Localization, Quality Engineering, Player Support, and Play Test Data Analytics. "
target: Testology
Founded in 2006, Testology has been providing Quality Assurance Services to the video games industry out of its offices in Aldershot, located in close proximity to Guildford, a games industry hub in the UK.
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closed 11/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the world’s leading technical services provider to the global video games industry, announced that it has acquired Enzyme Testing Labs. Based in St-Jerome, Quebec and with offices in Montreal and in Kawasaki, Enzyme’s strengths are in functional QA and localisation testing of video games for leading game publishers and developers.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$497.30)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.
Enzyme is a privately held, North-American based company, focused on video game Quality Assurance (QA). The organization has over ten years of experience in video game QA testing with offices in St-Jerome - Quebec, Montreal - Quebec and Kawasaki - Japan.
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announced 1/27/2016 via Reuters

VERISERVE Corporation, will acquire GIOT Corporation

synopsis: Verserve Corporation will acquire additional shares in GIOT Corporation to raise its stake in the company to 96.51 percent. GIOT Corporation offers inter-operability verification services of IT equipment. GIOT provides smart phone test and certification, technical support, and call center services.
buyer parent: Sumitomo Corporation
buyer: VERISERVE Corporation (TSE:3724:$53.71)
VeriServe is a quality verification service provider for IT related products. It has specialties in both Embedded area (such as mobile phones, car navigation systems, audio-visual products, etc) and Enterprise IT systems area. "
target: GIOT Corporation
GIOT Corporation, based in Japan, offers Internet of Things (IoT) interoperability testing.
price ($mm)
$0.44*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.3x
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announced 1/27/2016 via Reuters

VERISERVE Corporation, will acquire GIOT Corporation

synopsis: Verserve Corporation will acquire additional shares in GIOT Corporation to raise its stake in the company to 96.51 percent. GIOT Corporation offers inter-operability verification services of IT equipment. GIOT provides smart phone test and certification, technical support, and call center services.
buyer parent: Sumitomo Corporation
buyer: VERISERVE Corporation (TSE:3724:$53.71)
VeriServe is a quality verification service provider for IT related products. It has specialties in both Embedded area (such as mobile phones, car navigation systems, audio-visual products, etc) and Enterprise IT systems area. "
target: GIOT Corporation
GIOT Corporation, based in Japan, offers Internet of Things (IoT) interoperability testing.
price ($mm)
$0.44*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/27/2016 via Reuters

VERISERVE Corporation, will acquire GIOT Corporation

synopsis: Verserve Corporation will acquire additional shares in GIOT Corporation to raise its stake in the company to 96.51 percent. GIOT Corporation offers inter-operability verification services of IT equipment. GIOT provides smart phone test and certification, technical support, and call center services.
buyer parent: Sumitomo Corporation
buyer: VERISERVE Corporation (TSE:3724:$53.71)
VeriServe is a quality verification service provider for IT related products. It has specialties in both Embedded area (such as mobile phones, car navigation systems, audio-visual products, etc) and Enterprise IT systems area. "
target: GIOT Corporation
GIOT Corporation, based in Japan, offers Internet of Things (IoT) interoperability testing.
price ($mm)
$0.44*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/1/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Gofore Oy, purchased Qentinel Finland from Qentinel Pace

synopsis: Qentinel has sold its consulting arm, Qentinel Finland, to Gofore, a Finland-based digitalization specialist. Qentinel has transitioned to a product only company, focusing on its robotic software testing platform, Qentinel Pace. Qentinel Finland is an professional IT services provider specialized in software quality assurance.
buyer: Gofore Oy (HLSE:GOFORE:$81.58)
Gofore is a Finland-based digitalization specialist with international growth plans. Gofore enables companies to renew their businesses, helps them transform their organizations and operations, helps reshape their culture, and designs and delivers end-to-end technical solutions. "
seller: Qentinel Pace
Qentinel Finland is the consulting arm of Qentinel Pace, a highly scalable, AI powered cloud-based robotic software testing platform. Qentinel Finland is an professional IT services provider specialized in software quality assurance and testing automation.
price ($mm)[EV]
$10 [$9]
rev ($mm)
$14
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
5.5x
announced 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire VMC Consulting Corporation

synopsis: Technical services provider Keywords Studios is set to buy QA and customer support provider VMC from owner Volt Information Sciences. VMC provides functional testing, customer support and localization services both in and outside of the games industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$497.30)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. They provide integrated art production, localization, testing, audio, player support and engineering services across 50 languages and 14 game platforms to blue chip clients in over 18 countries. "
target parent: Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
target: VMC Consulting Corporation
VMC combines technical expertise and vigilant dedication to deliver unmatched development, QA, localization, and technical support services. VMC serves as a seamless extension of their client's team to improve product quality, accelerate productivity, and maximize customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
$66
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announced 9/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Altran Technologies S.A., will acquire Global Edge Software Limited

synopsis: Altran announced that it will acquire GlobalEdge Software Limited, an India-based product engineering company specialized in embedded software solutions and IoT Solutions. GlobalEdge Software serves mostly the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors.
buyer: Altran Technologies S.A. (ENXTPA:ALT:$2,646.51)
As a global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D), Altran offers its clients a new way to innovate. The Group has provided its expertise to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Energy, Finance, Life Sciences, Railway, and Telecom sectors, among others. "
target: Global Edge Software Limited
GlobalEdge Software is an embedded product engineering and testing services company working in the Semiconductor, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Telecom, IoT and Industrial sectors. With a portfolio of products, middleware solutions and test automation frameworks, they give a time-to-market edge.
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closed 1/17/2017 via Market Wire

LogiGear Corporation, acquired True North Service, Inc.

synopsis: LogiGear, a world leader in software testing solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of True North Service (TNS), a provider of contract staffing and software testing services to technology companies.
buyer: LogiGear Corporation
LogiGear Corporation provides leading-edge software testing technologies and expertise, along with software development services that enable companies to accelerate business growth while having confidence in the software they deliver. "
target: True North Service, Inc.
True North Service (TNS) is a provider of contract staffing and software testing services to technology companies. TNS was established in Seattle in 2007 as a mobile content certification house testing games and apps for developers, operators, and storefronts before TNS expanded its services.
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closed 4/28/2022 via Company Press Release

HackerOne, acquired PullRequest

synopsis: HackerOne, the world’s most trusted provider of ethical hacking solutions, announced its acquisition of PullRequest, the pioneer of code-review-as-a-service. PullRequest’s technology and code reviewers will enable developer-first security testing solutions.
buyer: HackerOne
HackerOne was started by hackers and security leaders who are driven by a passion to make the internet safer. HackerOne partners with the global hacker community to surface the most relevant security issues of its customers before they can be exploited by criminals. "
target: PullRequest
PullRequest is passionate about code quality. By combining AI, professional reviewers, and tooling, PullRequest helps development teams ship code faster, with improved quality and reduced development lifecycle costs over time.
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closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tech Mahindra Limited, acquired Lodestone LLC

synopsis: Bangalore-Pune-based IT services major Tech Mahindra Ltd announced that it has acquired US-based Lodestone (Infostar LLC). Infostar LLC is a digital product engineering company that uses the technology platform LodeStone to offer end-to-end product and data quality assurance solutions.
buyer parent: Mahindra Group
buyer: Tech Mahindra Limited (NSEI:TECHM:$5,527.41)
Based in India, Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative, customer-centric information technology experiences. Their convergent, digital, design experiences, innovation platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value. "
target: Lodestone LLC
Lodestone (Infostar LLC) is a leading digital engineering quality assurance provider for new age digital companies. Infostar LLC is a digital product engineering company that uses the technology platform LodeStone to offer end-to-end product and data quality assurance solutions.
price ($mm)
$105
rev ($mm)
$43
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Computer Task Group Inc., acquired StarDust

synopsis: CTG, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions and services in North America and Western Europe, announced it has acquired StarDust, a leader in testing and quality assurance for digital services based in Marseille, France, and with operations in Montreal, Canada.
buyer: Computer Task Group Inc. (CTG:$394.17)
CTG (Computer Task Group) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations."
target: StarDust
StarDust is a leader in testing and quality assurance for digital services based in Marseille, France, and with operations in Montreal, Canada.
price ($mm)
$4.85
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
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closed 7/31/2018 via Company Press Release

Acronis Inc., acquired T-Soft Ltd.

synopsis: Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage, announced that it has acquired software engineering company T-Soft. T-Soft has been providing Acronis with exceptional software development services since 2012. The Sofia-based subsidiary will change its name to Acronis Bulgaria.
buyer: Acronis Inc.
Acronis sets the standard for cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage through its innovative backup, anti-ransomware; disaster recovery, storage, and enterprise file sync and share solutions. Acronis protects all data in any environment, including physical, virtual, cloud, and mobile. "
target: T-Soft Ltd.
T-Soft is a software services company. T-Soft started providing highly efficient manual and automated software testing services. As a natural extension of their know-how, T-Soft added software development, technical support and technical writing to its portfolio of services.
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closed 8/9/2017 via PR Web

QA Mentor, Inc., acquired Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd

synopsis: QA Mentor, Inc., the global award-winning, leading software quality assurance and testing services provider, has acquired Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd, a provider of test automation solutions with specific focus on web, mobile and cloud applications. Zado ensures the reliability and performance of applications in diverse environments.
buyer: QA Mentor, Inc.
QA Mentor was established in 2010 with the objective of helping organizations improve their QA functions, optimize their QA process and become the best Software Testing QA Company in the world. "
target: Zado Infotech Solutions India Pvt Ltd
Zado Infotech Solutions is a provider of test automation solutions with specific focus on web, mobile and cloud applications. The company’s framework-driven approach to test automation ensures reliability and performance of applications in diverse environments and complexities.
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closed 1/1/2015 via BNC Analysis

Saksoft Limited, acquired 360Logica.com

synopsis: Saksoft, the information management specialist company, in a filing to the BSE, said it has acquired a 51% ownership stake in 360Logica Testing Services Private Limited, a leading offshore software testing company. The company provides independent testing services and QA consulting through dedicated offshore teams and onsite experts.
buyer: Saksoft Limited (NSEI:SAKSOFT:$60.12)
Saksoft is a leading provider of Information Management solutions to successful organizations around the world. They deliver success by helping clients to consolidate, organize and manage the vast volumes of data they collect. "
target: 360Logica.com
360logica is a leading offshore software testing company. Based in premier locations in India and the United States, 360logica provides independent testing services and QA consulting through dedicated offshore teams and onsite experts.
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closed 5/5/2014 via Market Wire

Applause, acquired Testhub

synopsis: Software testing leader uTest rebranded as Applause and announced its entry into the EU market by acquiring top German crowdtesting company, Testhub, which will become the European headquarters for Applause operations. As part of the acquisition, Berlin Technologie Holding becomes a strategic investor in Applause EU.
buyer: Applause
Launched in 2008 as uTest, Applause enables companies to deliver digital experiences-- from web to mobile and beyond. By combining in-the-wild testing services, software tools and analytics, it helps companies achieve the 360° app quality they need to thrive in the modern apps economy. "
target: Testhub
Testhub is an expert in crowd-based software testing. With the help of the Crowd intelligence websites, e-commerce shops, mobile applications (apps) as well as additional software products can be tested under real conditions by a multitude of real testers and their devices.
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closed 9/14/2011 via BusinessWire

Computer Sciences Corporation, acquired AppLabs Technologies

synopsis: Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) announced that it has acquired AppLabs Technologies Private Limited, the world’s largest pure-play software testing and quality management service provider. The acquisition vaults CSC into a leadership role in providing application testing services in the high growth discrete testing market.
buyer: Computer Sciences Corporation (DXC:$18,892.00)
Computer Sciences Corporation is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. "
target parent: Sequoia Capital
target: AppLabs Technologies
AppLabs Technologies is the world's largest software testing and quality management company. It provides both quality assurance and third-party validation through a combination of consulting, outsourcing, offshore and specialist services.
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announced 10/27/2005 via PR Newswire

AppLabs Technologies will be merged with VisualSoft Technologies,

synopsis: AppLabs Technologies, a specialist in testing, development and certification solutions; eSolutions, and VisualSoft Technologies, a software solution provider operating in the areas of outsourced product development and advanced technology solutions, announced today that the three companies plan to merge together.
buyer: VisualSoft Technologies
VisualSoft Technologies is a leading software solution company providing end to end solutions covering the full life cycle of software development. "
target: AppLabs Technologies
AppLabs Technologies is a global IT services company specializing in software testing and development, with an emphasis on quality assurance, performance, certification and hardware testing.
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Testronic Laboratories Limited, acquired Whyttest SRL

synopsis: Service provider Testronic has acquired QA and customer support company Whyttest. 150 technicians from the firm, based in Romania and Serbia, will be joining Testronic, which will be taking the total headcount of the company to over 1,000 staff. Whyttest was founded in 2014 in Bucharest, Romania, by Marius Potirniche, who previously worked for Ubis
buyer: Testronic Laboratories Limited
Testronic are leaders in Quality Assurance, Localization Services, Compliance, and Certification, Testronic offers end-to-end Testing and QA solutions for the games and film/television industries. "
target: Whyttest SRL
Whyttest is a QA (quality assurance) and customer support company. Whyttest was founded in 2014 in Bucharest, Romania, by Marius Potirniche, who previously worked for 12 years at Ubisoft.
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closed 10/25/2018 via PR Newswire

GlobalStep, acquired Testology

synopsis: GlobalStep, a world leader in technology services to the Games Industry, announced its acquisition of Testology. Founded in 2006, Testology has been providing Quality Assurance Services to the video games industry out of its offices in Aldershot, located in close proximity to Guildford, a games industry hub in the UK.
buyer: GlobalStep
GlobalStep is a world leader in technology services. It's service offerings to the games industry include Quality Assurance, Localization, Quality Engineering, Player Support, and Play Test Data Analytics. "
target: Testology
Founded in 2006, Testology has been providing Quality Assurance Services to the video games industry out of its offices in Aldershot, located in close proximity to Guildford, a games industry hub in the UK.
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closed 11/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the world’s leading technical services provider to the global video games industry, announced that it has acquired Enzyme Testing Labs. Based in St-Jerome, Quebec and with offices in Montreal and in Kawasaki, Enzyme’s strengths are in functional QA and localisation testing of video games for leading game publishers and developers.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$497.30)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.
Enzyme is a privately held, North-American based company, focused on video game Quality Assurance (QA). The organization has over ten years of experience in video game QA testing with offices in St-Jerome - Quebec, Montreal - Quebec and Kawasaki - Japan.
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announced 8/22/2012 via BusinessWire

Pole To Win Co., Ltd., will purchase Worldwide Interactive Entertainment Business from e4e Inc.

synopsis: Pole To Win Co., Ltd announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the worldwide Interactive Entertainment division of e4e Inc. Interactive Entertainment is the premier service partner to the games industry. They work with leading developers and publishers across Console, PC, Mac, Social Gaming, Casual Gaming and Mobile Applications.
buyer: Pole To Win Co., Ltd. (TSE:3657:$208.93)
Pole To Win, a subsidiary of Poletowin Pitcrew Holdings, Inc., was established in 1994 in Japan covering a range of services over the past 18 years, primarily testing and localizing entertainment software. "
seller: e4e Inc.
e4e is an IT Enabled Services and Business Process Outsourcing Company with proven experience in delivering business value through cost reduction, process re-engineering and most importantly through enhanced service quality and superior customer experience in the existing and new markets.
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closed 6/11/2019 via BusinessWire

DXC Technology Company, acquired Luxoft

synopsis: DXC Technology, the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, has acquired Luxoft, a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies.
buyer: DXC Technology Company (DXC:$18,892.00)
DXC Technology is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner network combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. "
target: Luxoft (LXFT:$910.70)
Based in Switzerland, Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,067 [$1,978]
rev ($mm)
$911
EBITDA ($mm)
$98
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2.2x
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20.1x
announced 9/23/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Saber Interactive, will acquire Bytex

synopsis: Embracer, through its wholly owned subsidiary Saber Interactive, has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the shares in Bytex, a reputable Quality Assurance ("QA") and Work for hire-developer studio based in Saransk, Russia. They offer full QA capabilities throughout the game development process across all platforms.
buyer parent: Embracer Group
buyer: Saber Interactive
Saber Interactive is an independent developer of interactive games and entertainment. Founded in 2001, Saber has grown into one of the largest and longest-standing developers of interactive games in Russia/Eastern Europe and one of the few remaining independent game studios producing AAA content. "
target: Bytex
Bytex is a reputable Quality Assurance ("QA") and Work for hire-developer studio based in Saransk, Russia. They offer full QA capabilities throughout the game development process across all platforms.
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$208.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$26.84
EBIT ($mm)
$21.12
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Digital Hearts Co., Ltd.
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Digital Hearts is a global quality assurance and localization company that specializes in digital content. Digital Hearts provides testing, debugging, and localization services for video games on all platforms.
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EBIT ($mm)
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Signature Devices, Inc.
Signature Devices, Inc.
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Atende S.A.
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$76.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.78
EBIT ($mm)
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400
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Bell Microproducts Inc.
Bell Microproducts Inc.
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EBITDA ($mm)
$51.63
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Ticker: XTRA:YSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Secunet Security Networks AG
secunet is one of the leading German providers of high-quality IT security. Over 380 experts work in the areas of cryptography, e-government, business security and automotive security, and develop innovative products in these fields in addition to highly secure and reliable solutions.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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BSQUARE Corporation
BSQUARE Corporation
BSQUARE Corporation is an industry leader with a proven track record in providing production-ready software products, engineering services, solutions and automated testing for smart, connected devices.
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$96.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.15
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
$6.16
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215
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KPIT
KPIT
KPIT is a fast-growing product engineering and IT consulting partner to Automotive, Manufacturing and Energy & Utilities companies. KPIT currently partners with 200+ global corporations including Original Equipment Manufacturers, semiconductor companies and Tier 1 companies.
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$275.84
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.42
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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Keywords Studios
Keywords Studios
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike.
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$497.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$77.30
EBIT ($mm)
$57.17
Net Income ($mm)
$34.88
Employees
9000
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Trifork A/S
Trifork A/S
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Spirent Communications plc
Spirent Communications plc
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EBITDA ($mm)
$65.00
EBIT ($mm)
$32.10
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1564
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Edgewater Technology, Inc.
Edgewater Technology, Inc.
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$108.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.86
EBIT ($mm)
$4.72
Net Income ($mm)
$1.24
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414
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Acrodea, Inc.
Acrodea, Inc.
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$13.77
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.09)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.89)
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Zhong Fu Tong Group Co., Ltd.
Zhong Fu Tong Group Co., Ltd.
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$63.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.07
EBIT ($mm)
$6.84
Net Income ($mm)
$6.19
Employees
1065
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TalkPool AG
TalkPool AG
TalkPool enables the IoT ecosystem by providing professional services and solutions for Internet of Things and the emerging cloud infrastructures. TalkPool also delivers a comprehensive range of network design, engineering, implementation and managed services designs.
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2017
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$14.20
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.62)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.66)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
249
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Ticker: TSE:3657
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pole To Win Co., Ltd.
Pole To Win Co., Ltd.
Pole To Win (PTW) is the world's outsourcing services provider for software, games, e-commerce, and more. Their wide range of services includes: Quality Testing, Quality Engineering, Translation and Localization, Customer Support, and Onsite Services.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$208.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$26.84
EBIT ($mm)
$21.12
Net Income ($mm)
$10.31
Employees
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Ticker: TSE:3676
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Digital Hearts Co., Ltd.
Digital Hearts Co., Ltd.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
$17.52
Net Income ($mm)
$8.94
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Ticker: AIM:KWS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Keywords Studios
Keywords Studios
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike.
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2021
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$497.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$77.30
EBIT ($mm)
$57.17
Net Income ($mm)
$34.88
Employees
9000
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Spirent Communications plc
Spirent Communications plc
Spirent Communications plc. is the leading provider of verification, assessment, analytics, and device intelligence solutions. They enable those who deliver networks, connected devices, and communication services to provide a superior user experience.
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2016
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$457.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$65.00
EBIT ($mm)
$32.10
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1564
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