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Cognex Corporation, acquired ViDi Systems SA

synopsis: Cognex Corporation announced that it has acquired ViDi Systems SA, a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi’s deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to “see. Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: ViDi Systems SA
ViDi Systems SA is a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi's deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
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closed 8/30/2016 via Company Press Release

NEXTracker, acquired BrightBox Technologies

synopsis: NEXTracker announced its acquisition of BrightBox Technologies, Inc., a leader in predictive modeling software and machine-learning technologies. BrightBox Technologies, Inc. designs and develops a software that provide system optimization, diagnostics, and verification results for HVAC controls in commercial buildings.
buyer parent: Flextronics International Ltd.
buyer: NEXTracker
NEXTracker Inc. designs and manufactures single axis photovoltaic trackers for ground-mounted solar power plants. They offer a horizontal single-axis balanced-mass self-powered tracker with independently-driven rows that eliminate external AC power source systems, wiring, and associated trenching. "
target: BrightBox Technologies
BrightBox Technologies, Inc. designs and develops a software that provide system optimization, diagnostics, and verification results for HVAC controls in commercial buildings. The company's clients include building contractors.
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closed 6/20/2018 via BusinessWire

Dassault Systemes SA, acquired No Magic, Inc.

synopsis: Dassault Systèmes announced the completion of the acquisition of No Magic, Incorporated, a global solutions company focused on model-based systems engineering, architecture modeling for software, system of systems and enterprise business processes modeling.
buyer: Dassault Systemes SA (ENXTPA:DSY:$4,387.64)
Dassault Systèmes provides business and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. Its solutions foster social innovation, expanding possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. "
target: No Magic, Inc.
No Magic, Inc. is a global solutions company focused on model-based systems engineering and architecture modeling for software, and system of systems. No Magic is headquartered in Allen, Texas and has offices in Lithuania and Thailand.
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closed 2/10/2015 via BusinessWire

Bentley Systems, Inc., acquired Acute3D

synopsis: Bentley Systems, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, announced that it has acquired France-based Acute3D, provider of Smart3DCapture software for reality modeling.
buyer: Bentley Systems, Inc.
Bentley Systems is the global leader dedicated to providing architects, engineers, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure. "
target: Acute3D
Acute3D software automates the generation of high-resolution, fully-3D representations from digital photographs taken with any camera, whether highly specialized or embedded in a smartphone.
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closed 8/28/2018 via BusinessWire

RoadSafe Traffic Systems Inc., acquired Optim Earth

synopsis: RoadSafe Traffic Systems, the nation’s largest provider of traffic control and pavement marking services, announced its acquisition of Optim Earth. Based in Reno, Nevada, Optim Earth provides customers on-demand access to accurate 3D subsurface information required to plan and build structures, roads, bridges, tunnels and pipelines.
buyer parent: ORIX Corporation
buyer: RoadSafe Traffic Systems Inc.
RoadSafe is the nation’s largest provider of traffic safety and pavement marking services, and innovative safety products, to heavy highway, building and specialty contractors, state transportation departments, local governments, special events organizations, U.S. railroads and utility companies. "
target: Optim Earth
Based in Reno, Nevada, Optim Earth Inc. provides an advanced locating service by deploying GroundSCOPE, a cloud-based enterprise solution that provides customers on-demand access to accurate 3D subsurface information required to plan and build structures, roads, bridges, tunnels and pipelines.
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announced 4/26/2018 via BusinessWire

Bentley Systems, Inc., will acquire SoilVision

synopsis: Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, announced the agreement to acquire soil engineering software provider SoilVision, based in Saskatchewan, Canada.
buyer: Bentley Systems, Inc.
Bentley is a leader dedicated to providing engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure. Bentley applies information mobility to improve asset performance by leveraging information modeling. "
target: SoilVision
Founded in 1997, SoilVision has championed 3D conceptual design and analysis of slope stability, groundwater flow, stress/deformation, contaminant transport, thermal flows in saturated/unsaturated soils, and coupled processes for geotechnical engineers and hydrogeologists.
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closed 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Occipital, acquired Paracosm

synopsis: Occipital, a startup best known for a 3D camera accessory for the iPhone, has acquired Paracosm, a small Florida-based startup that makes a handheld lidar sensor. Paracosm develops mobile reality capture, progress monitoring, and visualization solutions to help construction teams build better, faster.
buyer: Occipital
Occipital, Inc. develops mobile computer vision applications. They are the creators of Structure Sensor, the world's first 3D sensor for mobile devices, and 360Panorama. "
target: Paracosm
Paracosm develops mobile reality capture, progress monitoring, and visualization solutions to help construction teams build better, faster. They are based in Gainesville, FL.
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closed 9/8/2014 via Yahoo, Inc.

Trimble Navigation Limited, acquired Gehry Technologies

synopsis: Trimble has acquired Gehry Technologies, the software and consulting services business of Frank Gehry. It provides Web-based 3D project collaboration, BIM technology and advanced project delivery services to leading owners, architects, engineers, builders, fabricators and industry professionals worldwide.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,264.30)
Trimble Navigation Limited applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location: including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, and more. "
target: Gehry Technologies
Gehry Technologies provides Web-based 3D project collaboration and building information modeling technology as well as advanced project delivery services to leading owners, architects, engineers, general contractors, fabricators, and other building industry professionals worldwide.
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closed 4/30/2014 via PR Newswire

ANSYS, Inc., acquired SpaceClaim Corporation

synopsis: ANSYS, a global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, has acquired SpaceClaim Corporation, a leading provider of fast and intuitive 3-D modeling software for engineers. SpaceClaim offers the first powerful and easy-to-use 3-D modeling tool that can be utilized by any engineer during the product development process.
buyer: ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS:$1,515.89)
ANSYS, Inc., founded in 1970, develops and globally markets engineering simulation software and technologies widely used by engineers, designers, researchers and students across a broad spectrum of industries and academia. "
target: SpaceClaim Corporation
SpaceClaim Corporation is a leading provider of fast and intuitive 3-D modeling software for engineers. SpaceClaim offers the first powerful and easy-to-use 3-D modeling tool that can be utilized by any engineer during the product development process.
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$85
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closed 4/14/2014 via Company Press Release

Tekla Oyj, acquired Field3D

synopsis: Tekla has purchased Field3D from SVS Innovations. Field3D is an easy-to-use 3D collaboration software solution for Building Information Modeling that works on mobile devices. The acquisition will further strengthen the position of Tekla's BIM mobile applications developer.
buyer parent: Trimble Navigation Limited
buyer: Tekla Oyj
Tekla is an international software company whose model-based software products make customers' core processes more effective in building and construction, energy distribution, infrastructure management and water supply. "
target parent: SVS Innovations Ltd.
target: Field3D
Field3D is an easy-to-use 3D collaboration software solution for Building Information Modeling that works on mobile devices. The software allows stakeholders in a construction workflow to benefit from 3D model information
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closed 7/25/2012 via Market Wire

Gehry Technologies, acquired Bimshare

synopsis: Gehry Technologies, a global leader in applying technology to building industry challenges, announced it has completed the acquisition of Bimshare. Bimshare offers a popular building information modeling data sharing solution that provides the easiest way to upload and share 3D models online through browsers on desktop or mobile devices.
buyer: Gehry Technologies
Gehry Technologies provides Web-based 3D project collaboration and building information modeling technology as well as advanced project delivery services to leading owners, architects, engineers, general contractors, fabricators, and other building industry professionals worldwide. "
target: Bimshare
Bimshare offers a popular building information modeling data sharing solution that provides the easiest way to upload and share 3D models online through browsers on desktop or mobile devices.
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announced 4/26/2012 via PR Newswire

Trimble Navigation Limited, will purchase SketchUp 3D Modeling Platform from Google Inc.

synopsis: Trimble announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SketchUp®, one of the most popular 3D modeling tools in the world, from Google. As a part of Google, SketchUp's charter was to empower a worldwide community of users to create 3D models for whatever their imagination could envision.
buyer: Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB:$3,264.30)
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping. "
seller: Google Inc. (GOOGL:$161,857.00)
As a part of Google, SketchUp's charter was to empower a worldwide community of users to create 3D models for whatever their imagination could envision. Examples range from household furniture to famous stadiums and other buildings.
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closed 12/16/2011 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Horizontal Systems Inc.

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Horizontal Systems, a provider of innovative cloud-based Building Information Modeling collaboration solutions for the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$2,386.30)
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: Horizontal Systems Inc.
Horizontal Systems is a cloud technology company focused on the needs of design firms, construction companies and building owners. Its Building Information Modeling technology unites all project stakeholders in a live collaborative 3D environment for more effective and efficient coordination.
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closed 5/17/2016 via PR Newswire

Synopsys, Inc., acquired Simpleware Ltd.

synopsis: Synopsys, Inc. announced it has completed its acquisition of Simpleware Ltd., a privately held, leading provider of software products for the conversion of 3D scan data into high-quality computer models used for engineering design and simulation.
buyer: Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS:$3,360.69)
Synopsys, Inc. is the Silicon to Software™ partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications. Synopsys is a global leader in electronic design automation and semiconductor IP and is also growing its leadership in software quality and security solutions. "
target: Simpleware Ltd.
Simpleware Ltd. is a privately held, leading provider of software products for the conversion of 3D scan data into high-quality computer models used for engineering design and simulation.
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closed 8/15/2016 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, acquired Multivista

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies across industrial enterprise applications, announced the acquisition of Multivista, a leading provider of visual, cloud-based construction documentation solutions. Visual construction documentation enables visibility of construction progress throughout the life cycle of a build.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,218.61)
Sweden-based Hexagon AB is a leading global provider of information technologies that drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems. "
target: Multivista
Founded in 2003, Multivista is a global provider of standard visual documentation services for the construction and facilities management industries. They offer complete construction photography, video, and webcam services to capture all phases of a build.
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closed 4/14/2016 via PR Web

Vectorworks, Inc., acquired PanzerCAD

synopsis: Vectorworks, Inc., a global design software developer serving the architecture, landscape and entertainment industries, has acquired PanzerCAD, a company well known for its popular product CameraMatch. The plug-in matches a perspective view of a design with a photograph of a site, aligning the 3D view of a model with a photo image.
buyer: Vectorworks, Inc.
Vectorworks, Inc. is a global design software developer serving the architecture, landscape and entertainment industries. Since 1985, they have been committed to helping designers capture inspiration, nurture innovation, communicate effectively and bring their visions to life. "
target: PanzerCAD
PanzerCAD Services, Inc. is well known for its popular product CameraMatch. The plug-in matches a perspective view of a design with a photograph of a site, aligning the 3D view of a model with a photo image.
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announced 9/28/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Dassault Systemes SA, will acquire EXA Corporation

synopsis: Exa Corporation, a global innovator in simulation software for product engineering, announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to be acquired by Dassault Systèmes. EXA Corporation’s visualization and simulation software helps designers and engineers produce better vehicles and equipment.
buyer: Dassault Systemes SA (ENXTPA:DSY:$4,387.64)
Dassault Systèmes provides business and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. Its solutions foster social innovation, expanding possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. "
target: EXA Corporation (EXA:$72.69)
EXA Corporation’s visualization and simulation software helps designers and engineers produce better vehicles and equipment. As a design evolves, Exa accurately predicts the performance of that design while providing actionable insight to optimize the performance of the product.
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$73
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$1
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closed 7/11/2017 via PR Newswire

ANSYS, Inc., acquired Computational Engineering International, Inc.

synopsis: ANSYS, the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, announced that it has acquired Computational Engineering International, Inc. CEI's flagship product, EnSight, is the premier solution for analyzing, visualizing and communicating simulation data.
buyer: ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS:$1,515.89)
ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. They bring clarity and insight to their customer's most complex design challenges through the broadest portfolio of fast, accurate and reliable simulation tools. "
target: Computational Engineering International, Inc.
Headquartered in Apex, North Carolina, Computational Engineering International, Inc. (CEI), has 28 employees and more than 750 customers around the world. Its flagship product, EnSight, is the premier solution for analyzing, visualizing and communicating simulation data.
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closed 9/22/2016 via BNC Analysis

Apple, Inc., acquired Tuplejump, Inc.

synopsis: Apple Inc., an American multinational technology company, has acquired Tuplejump, Inc., a data engineering platform that unifies and optimizes workflows for engineers, analysts and data scientists by bringing in a fresh experience to data processing and reporting.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$260,174.00)
Apple Inc. designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and a variety of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. "
target: Tuplejump, Inc.
Tuplejump, Inc. is a data engineering platform that unifies and optimizes workflows for engineers, analysts and data scientists by bringing in a fresh experience to data processing and reporting. They are based in Hyderabad, India.
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announced 9/30/2015 via PR Newswire

Altair Engineering Inc., will acquire Click2Cast

synopsis: Altair announced the acquisition of Click2Cast, to which Altair will acquire 100 percent of Click2Cast's technology and employees. Altair will also now hold an office in Barcelona, Spain where Click2Cast is based. The addition of Click2Cast technology adds simple and quick casting simulation technology to the Altair suite of products.
buyer: Altair Engineering Inc. (ALTR:$438.05)
Altair is focused on the development and broad application of simulation technology to synthesize and optimize designs, processes and decisions for improved business performance. Privately held with more than 2,600 employees, Altair is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, USA. "
target: Click2Cast
Click2Cast is a casting process simulation software, allowing a complete simulation to be done in 5 simple steps and through a completely new and user-friendly interface. Click2Cast allows the users to enhance and optimize their manufactured components avoiding typical casting defects.
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closed 4/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired ViDi Systems SA

synopsis: Cognex Corporation announced that it has acquired ViDi Systems SA, a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi’s deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to “see. Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: ViDi Systems SA
ViDi Systems SA is a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi's deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
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closed 10/16/2019 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired SUALAB

synopsis: Cognex Corporation, the leader in machine vision for factory automation and industrial barcode reading, announced the acquisition of SUALAB, a leading Korean-based developer of vision software using deep learning for industrial applications.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see."​ Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: SUALAB
SUALAB is a leading Korean-based developer of vision software using deep learning for industrial applications. SUALAB enables inspection of the manufacturing industry by researching various machine vision systems that can replace the human eye in the industrial field.
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closed 4/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired ViDi Systems SA

synopsis: Cognex Corporation announced that it has acquired ViDi Systems SA, a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi’s deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to “see. Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: ViDi Systems SA
ViDi Systems SA is a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi's deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
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closed 10/27/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired EnShape GmbH

synopsis: Cognex acquired EnShape GmbH, a maker of advanced 3D vision sensors and software based in Jena, Germany. EnShape’s 3D sensors use patented area-scan technology for fast image capture at high resolution, and eliminate the need to mechanically move objects in front of the device as required with laser line scanners.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems that are used in factories, warehouses and distribution centers around the world to guide, gauge, inspect, identify and assure the quality of items during the manufacturing and distribution process. "
target: EnShape GmbH
EnShape GmbH, is a maker of advanced 3D vision sensors and software based in Jena, Germany. EnShape’s 3D sensors use patented area-scan technology for fast image capture at high resolution.
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closed 8/30/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired AQSense

synopsis: Cognex completed the acquisition of AQSense, a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications. The company’s software engineers will join Cognex’s 3D engineering team.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see." "
target: AQSense
AQSense, is a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications.
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announced 3/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Mobileye

synopsis: Intel Corporation, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, announced it will acquire Mobileye N.V., a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$70,386.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Mobileye (MBLY:$358.16)
Mobileye is the global leader in the development of vision technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving. Mobileye’s system-on-chip (SoC) – the EyeQ® family – provides the processing power to support a comprehensive suite of ADAS functions based on a single camera sensor.
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closed 9/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired ByBox

synopsis: U.S. private-equity firm Francisco Partners has acquired supply-chain software company ByBox Holdings Ltd. from LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group PLC. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm specializing in technology and technology-enabled services businesses. FP has invested in and acquired over 200 technology companies, making it one of the most active and longstanding investors in the technology industry. "
target parent: Lloyds Banking Group
target: ByBox
Established in 2000, ByBox has led the field service market with innovative supply chain solutions to keep the world working. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
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closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

LDC Limited, acquired ByBox Engineering

synopsis: LDC has backed the management buyout of ByBox, an operator of secured lockers. ByBox provides technology-enabled lockers which allow parts to be delivered to engineers in the energy, telecoms and technology sectors. The company’s proprietary software, Thinventory, connects ByBox’s network of smart boxes in nearly 900 locations.
buyer parent: Lloyds Banking Group
buyer: LDC Limited
Established in 1981 LDC is a leading player in the private equity mid-market and is able to provide up to £100m of funds for buyouts and development capital transactions in UK unquoted companies. "
target: ByBox Engineering
Headquartered in Harwell, Oxfordshire, ByBox provides technology-enabled locker-based solutions to help more than 250 blue chip clients, including BT, Fujitsu, Npower, Marks & Spencer, Walmart and Vodafone to manage their engineering parts inventory and solve difficult supply chain problems.
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$137
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$108
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closed 12/21/2006 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners, acquired Metrologic Instruments, Inc.

synopsis: Metrologic Instruments, Inc., a leading provider of data capture and collection hardware and software, announced the completion of its acquisition by a group of investors led by Francisco Partners, one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds.
buyer: Francisco Partners
Francisco Partners is one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds. The firm was founded to pursue structured investments in technology companies at strategic, technological, and operational inflection points. "
target: Metrologic Instruments, Inc.
Metrologic Instruments, Inc. is a global supplier of choice for data capture and collection hardware, optical solutions, and image processing software.
price ($mm)
$420
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$238
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$41
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closed 9/21/2012 via BusinessWire

LaSalle Capital Group, L.P., acquired Savi Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Savi Technology, the leading logistics informatics solution provider, has been acquired by affiliates of LaSalle Capital of Los Angeles, CA. The acquisition reflects the strong market for logistics informatics solutions worldwide and will allow Savi to aggressively pursue global opportunities aligned to its products, solutions and services.
buyer: LaSalle Capital Group, L.P.
LaSalle Capital Group manages funds totaling over $330 million in capital raised from prominent financial institutions and high net worth individuals. They can provide the necessary resources to recapitalize a business, fund growth plans, or make strategic, complementary acquisitions. "
target parent: Lockheed Martin
target: Savi Technology, Inc.
Savi Technology has been at the forefront of innovation in logistics and supply chain for more than 23 years. Dynamic, adaptive enterprises rely on Savi’s logistics informatics solutions to streamline operations and improve enterprise decision-making.
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Lockheed Martin, acquired Savi Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Lockheed Martin Corporation announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Savi Technology, Inc. (Savi), a provider of active radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions. Savi, based in Sunnyvale, Calif., has developed innovative logistics solutions that track in-transit asset shipments in a secure, accurate and timely manner.
buyer: Lockheed Martin (LMT:$47,248.00)
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin employs about 125,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture and integration of advanced technology systems, products and services. "
target parent: Vector Capital
target: Savi Technology, Inc.
With over 15 years of supply chain experience, Savi Technology is the proven leader in RFID solutions that deliver value through real-time visibility, asset management, consignment and shipment management, inventory optimization, and global supply chain visibility and security.
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$24.26
EBIT ($mm)
$21.52
Net Income ($mm)
$12.28
Employees
818
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Ticker: NATI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Instruments Corporation
National Instruments Corporation
National Instruments ("NI") is transforming the way engineers and scientists design, prototype and deploy systems for measurement, automation and embedded applications. NI empowers customers with off-the-shelf software such as NI LabVIEW and modular cost-effective hardware.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,345.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$214.23
EBIT ($mm)
$170.75
Net Income ($mm)
$160.10
Employees
7263
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Ticker: ALTR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Altair Engineering Inc.
Altair Engineering Inc.
Altair transforms design and decision making by applying simulation, machine learning and optimization throughout product life cycles. Their broad portfolio of simulation technology and patented units-based software licensing model enable Simulation-Driven Innovation for their customers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$438.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$25.88
EBIT ($mm)
$6.20
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2850
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Ticker: ASX:ALU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Altium Ltd.
Altium Ltd.
Altium creates the tools designers need to help them make the most of modern technologies, successfully manage projects, and deliver connected, intelligent products.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$110.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$35.80
EBIT ($mm)
$32.00
Net Income ($mm)
$28.10
Employees
403
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Ticker: JASDAQ:4734
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Being Co., Ltd.
Being Co., Ltd.
Being Co. Ltd. is a publicly traded software development company in Japan. Being has developed several highly successful software programs since its establishment in 1984. Their products include civil construction estimating software, critical chain project management software, and more.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$54.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.81
EBIT ($mm)
$6.36
Net Income ($mm)
$4.55
Employees
356
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Ticker: DB:SIE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Siemens AG
Siemens AG
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$96,231.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$11,503.60
EBIT ($mm)
$7,632.13
Net Income ($mm)
$5,732.96
Employees
385000
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Ticker: TSEC:2308
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Delta Electronics
Delta Electronics
Delta Electronics is the world's largest provider of switching power supplies and DC brushless fans, as well as a major source for power management solutions, components, visual displays, industrial automation, networking products, and renewable energy solutions.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$6,685.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$935.79
EBIT ($mm)
$652.76
Net Income ($mm)
$596.65
Employees
68000
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Ticker: CGNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cognex Corporation
Cognex Corporation
Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems that are used in factories, warehouses and distribution centers around the world to guide, gauge, inspect, identify and assure the quality of items during the manufacturing and distribution process.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$798.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$228.21
EBIT ($mm)
$204.99
Net Income ($mm)
$207.71
Employees
2124
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