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closed 1/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Asolvi, acquired Purpose Software

synopsis: Asolvi, the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe, has acquired Purpose Software, the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry.
buyer parent: Viking Venture AS
buyer: Asolvi
Asolvi is the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe. Their powerful products are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: Purpose Software
Purpose Software is the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry. Purpose Software enables users to manage their businesses more efficiently, increase their productivity, and maximise their profits.
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closed 7/6/2022 via BusinessWire

N-able Technologies Inc., acquired SpinPanel

synopsis: N-able, Inc., a global software company helping IT services providers deliver remote monitoring and management, data protection as-a-service, and security solutions, has acquired Netherlands-based Spinpanel, a multi-tenant Microsoft 365 management and automation platform built for Microsoft Cloud Solution Providers.
buyer: N-able Technologies Inc. (NYSE:NABL:$346.46)
N-able fuels IT services providers with powerful software solutions to monitor, manage, and secure their customers’ systems, data, and networks. Built on a scalable platform, N-able offers secure infrastructure and tools to simplify complex ecosystems. "
target: SpinPanel
Spinpanel is a Microsoft Cloud enablement platform headquartered in The Netherlands, with a mission to unlock the full potential of Microsoft for every Microsoft customer. Spinpanel helps partners to succeed with the Microsoft Cloud by automating and scaling their Cloud Solution Provider business.
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closed 1/26/2022 via BNC Analysis

Zomentum, acquired Goolash

synopsis: Zomentum, a sales automation platform for MSPs and technology companies, has acquired Goolash, an automated license management and billing reconciliation solution in Belgium. Goolash optimizes billing reconciliation and maximizes profits for IT MSP companies worldwide.
buyer: Zomentum
Zomentum is a sales automation platform for MSPs and technology companies. Zomentum provides an intelligent revenue platform that allows users to discover, sell, and manage their services. Their solution reduces the complexity of the sales process and maximizes revenue for partners. "
target: Goolash
Goolash is an automated license management and billing reconciliation solution in Belgium. Goolash optimizes billing reconciliation and maximizes profits for IT MSP companies worldwide. Their platform streamlines billing processes while automatically synchronizing customer licensing information.
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announced 4/2/2020 via Company Press Release

Novatti, will acquire Emersion

synopsis: Novatti Group Limited, a global software technology company that specialises in unique payment solutions, will acquire Emersion, an Australian software company that specializes in cloud-based billing services. Emersion offers a real-time billing, provisioning and payment solution for MSPs, Telco retailers, Telco wholesalers and utility providers.
buyer: Novatti (ASX:NOV:$13.80)
Novatti is a global software technology company that specialises in unique payment solutions. Both through technology and services, Novatti helps economies, corporations, and consumers digitize cash transactions. Their solutions include digital wallets, branchless banking, mobile money, and more. "
target: Emersion
Emersion is an Australian software company that specializes in cloud-based billing, provisioning, customer management, payment, and business support services. Emersion offers a real-time billing, provisioning and payment solution for MSPs, Telco retailers, Telco wholesalers and utility providers.
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$1.63
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closed 6/19/2019 via Yahoo, Inc.

AlphaGraphics, acquired Print Speak

synopsis: AlphaGraphics, Inc., an MBE Worldwide company, announced the acquisition of Print Speak by its parent company, U.S. Business Holdings, Inc.  Based in Australia, Print Speak is an integrated sales, marketing and business management platform for independent printers, print franchise groups and their franchisees.
buyer parent: Mail Boxes Etc. Worldwide (MBE)
buyer: AlphaGraphics
AlphaGraphics, Inc., with more than 250 locations in 5 countries, is one of the largest U.S.-based networks of locally-owned and operated Business Centers offering a complete range of print, visual communications, and marketing products and solutions. "
target: Print Speak
Print Speak is an integrated sales, marketing and business management platform for independent printers, print franchise groups and their franchisees. Print Speak talks live to their existing systems, locations, team, prospects and customers to add value through insight, efficiency and automation.
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closed 9/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Kaseya Limited, acquired RapidFire Tools

synopsis: Kaseya, the leading provider of complete IT infrastructure management solutions for managed service providers (MSPs) and internal IT organizations, announced its latest acquisition of RapidFire Tools. RapidFire Tools provides a powerful suite of IT assessment, internal threat detection, and compliance products.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Kaseya Limited
Kaseya® is the leading provider of complete IT management solutions for Managed Service Providers and small to midsized businesses. Kaseya allows organizations to efficiently manage and secure IT in order to drive IT service and business success. "
target: RapidFire Tools
RapidFire Tools provides a powerful suite of IT assessment, internal threat detection, and compliance products. They are the leading global supplier of business-building technology tools for MSPs to help them close more business, offer more services, keep more customers, and make more money.
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closed 5/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired CRC Information Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a global technology company that is leading the worldwide transformation from analog to digital imaging, announced that it has acquired CRC Information Systems (“CRC”), a provider of business management information systems for commercial printers and packaging label and forms printers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. is a global technology company that is leading the worldwide transformation from analog to digital imaging. It develops breakthrough technologies for the manufacturing of signage, packaging, textiles, ceramic tiles, and personalized documents. "
target parent: Reynolds & Reynolds
target: CRC Information Systems, Inc.
CRC Information Systems provides the most comprehensive business management software created specifically for the graphic arts industry. Their customers generate more sales, retain more profit, have better visibility of their operations and improve their relationships with their customers.
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closed 7/23/2014 via BNC Analysis

Mobeus Equity Partners LLP, acquired Tharstern Limited

synopsis: Tharstern has undergone a management buyout, backed by Mobeus. Tharstern is a global market leader supplying innovative management information systems specifically tailored to support the exacting needs and requirements of commercial printing and graphic arts industry.
buyer: Mobeus Equity Partners LLP
Mobeus Equity Partners LLP is a private equity and venture capital firm in lower middle market, mature, and emerging growth stages specializing in providing growth capital investments, acquisition finance, management buyouts, secondary buyouts, Combined Debt and Equity funding, and more. "
target: Tharstern Limited
Tharstern is a global market leader supplying innovative management information systems specifically tailored to support the exacting needs and requirements of commercial printing and graphic arts industry.
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announced 5/17/2010 via BusinessWire

Bitstream Inc., will acquire Press-sense Ltd.

synopsis: Bitstream Inc. – a leading software development company with core competencies in browsing, font, and publishing technologies – announced that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Press-sense Ltd. Press-sense is a leading developer of business flow automation systems.
buyer: Bitstream Inc. (BITS:$23.14)
Bitstream Inc. develops software technologies and applications for the graphic art and mobile communications industries. Bitstream’s fonts and font technologies enable device manufacturers and application developers to render the highest quality text in any language and on any device. "
target: Press-sense Ltd.
Press-sense is a developer of Business Flow Automation for the Print Industry™. Going beyond typical Web-to-print and MIS features, the company’s solutions enable commercial printers to provide value-added services, develop new revenue streams, strengthen client bonds, and reach new markets.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 11/10/2020 via BusinessWire

ECi Software Solutions, acquired Shoptech Industrial Software

synopsis: ECI Software Solutions, a leader in cloud-based business management solutions, has acquired Shoptech Industrial Software Corp., a provider of Enterprise Resource Planning software for job shops and made-to-order manufacturers. Upon completion of the deal, Shoptech will become part of ECI’s Manufacturing division.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: ECi Software Solutions
ECI Software Solutions provides industry-specific business software solutions and services, focusing on cloud-based technologies. For 30+ years, ECI has served small to medium-sized manufacturing, wholesale/retail distribution, building and construction, and field service organizations. "
target: Shoptech Industrial Software
Shoptech is a provider of Enterprise Resource Planning software for job shops and made-to-order manufacturers. Shoptech’s products help manufacturers better manage the complexities of their manufacturing operations, including quoting, scheduling, purchasing, shipping, and accounting.
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closed 6/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, acquired Crispy Mountain GmbH

synopsis: German-based Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG is expanding its digital business model with the acquisition of Crispy Mountain GmbH, a software developer from Mainz, Germany. Crispy Mountain enables modern printers to build scalable business models through their state of the art product Keyline, a cloud-based management platform for print businesses.
buyer: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (DB:HDD:$2,816.55)
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG has been a reliable and highly innovative partner to the global printing industry for many years. The company helps define future trends in the printing industry with state-of-the-art technologies and innovative business ideas. "
target: Crispy Mountain GmbH
Crispy Mountain is a German software developer in the print industry. Crispy Mountain enables modern printers to build scalable business models through their state of the art product Keyline, a cloud-based management platform for print businesses.
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closed 1/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Ricoh Co Ltd, acquired Avanti Computer Systems

synopsis: Ricoh announced the acquisition of Avanti Computer Systems Limited, a leading provider of Print MIS (Management Information System) targeted for the production print market. This acquisition enables Ricoh to further expand the value its production print workflow delivers to customers.
buyer: Ricoh Co Ltd (TSE:7752:$15,423.09)
Ricoh empowers companies and individuals with services and technologies that inspire innovation, enhance sustainability & boost business growth. These include document management systems, IT services, production print solutions, visual communications systems, digital cameras, & industrial systems. "
target: Avanti Computer Systems
Avanti has provided innovative, award-winning Print MIS solutions that help print shops and marketing communication organizations automate all facets of their business and cultivate a more meaningful customer relationship.
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closed 4/14/2014 via Company Press Release

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired Rhapso

synopsis: EFI, a worldwide provider of products, technology and services leading the transformation of analog to digital imaging, announced that it has acquired Group Rhapso S.A., a printing and packaging software solutions developer based in Les Ulis, France.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. is a worldwide provider of products, technology and services leading the transformation of analog to digital imaging. These products allow users to produce, communicate and share information, and enable businesses to increase profits, productivity, and efficiency. "
target: Rhapso
Rhapso S.A. develops and markets software solutions for packaging, and printing. It offers EmaPack, a software solution for the packaging industry that includes estimating, order picking, manufacturing planning, inventory control, and customer relationship management capabilities.
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closed 6/3/2013 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired GamSys Software

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced it has acquired privately-held GamSys Software. GamSys is a leader in ERP (MIS) systems for the printing and packaging industries in the French speaking areas of Europe and Africa.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. is a worldwide provider of products, technology and services leading the transformation of analog to digital imaging. These products allow users to produce, communicate and share information, and enable businesses to increase profits, productivity, and efficiency. "
target: GamSys Software
GamSys is a leader in ERP (MIS) systems for the printing and packaging industries in the French speaking areas of Europe and Africa. Their Partner 5.0 is an information flow manager and production flow manager. The work desk is fully user configurable with tools, indicators, and dashboard.
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announced 4/10/2013 via Reuters

PNI Digital Media, will acquire Quarterhouse Software

synopsis: PNI Digital Media, the leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for retailers, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately-held QS Quarterhouse Software, Inc., an Austin, Texas based company that is a leading developer of web-based print on demand software for commercial printers and distributors.
buyer: PNI Digital Media (TSX:PN:$21.97)
The world's retailers rely on the PNI Digital Media Platform to sell personalized products. Their platform includes online, in-store kiosk and mobile software solutions enabling consumers to upload or create their own content for ordering as photo prints, photo books, photo calendars, and more. "
target: Quarterhouse Software
Quarterhouse Software is a leading developer of process management and analysis, ERP and commercial printing software solutions. Quarterhouse develops printing solutions, with a focus on online design, e-commerce, and custom web-to-print installations and products.
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closed 11/19/2012 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired Technique Group

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced that it has acquired Technique. Technique is a provider of MIS/ERP (management information systems and enterprise resource planning) software products for the publication, commercial and direct marketing print industries.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is a worldwide provider of products, technology and services leading the transformation of analog to digital imaging. These products allow users to produce, communicate and share information, and enable businesses to increase profits, productivity, and efficiency."
target: Technique Group
Technique offers solutions through a complete set of modular applications that can be implemented as stand-alone products or as an integrated suite to meet the business requirements. They provide modules that cover all stages of the print job administration, control and management.
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closed 4/11/2012 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired Metrics Sistemas de Informacao

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced it has acquired privately-held Metrics Sistemas de Informacao ("Metrics"). Metrics is a leader in ERP (MIS) systems for the printing and packaging industries in Latin America.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation. EFI's award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print, deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. "
target: Metrics Sistemas de Informacao
Metrics Sistemas de Informacao is a leader in integrated technologies (ERP) for the printing and packaging in Latin America. Metrics solutions are geared to the business objectives of this sector, increasing the levels of governance, process automation and ensuring maximum productivity.
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closed 12/6/2011 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired alphagraph team GmbH

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced that it has acquired privately-held alphagraph team GmbH, a provider of MIS/ERP (management information systems and enterprise resource planning) software products for the printing industry.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation. EFI's award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print, deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. "
target: alphagraph team GmbH
Alphagraph, with headquarters in Essen, Germany, is a provider of MIS/ERP (management information systems and enterprise resource planning) software products for the printing industry, including Prinance, Printy and Primus.
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closed 8/3/2011 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired Prism Group Holdings

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced that it has acquired privately-held Prism Group Holdings ("Prism"). Prism is a provider of MIS/ERP (management information systems and enterprise resource planning) software products for the printing and packaging industry.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation. EFI's award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print, deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. "
target: Prism Group Holdings
Prism Group Limited is a provider of MIS/ERP (management information systems and enterprise resource planning) software products for the printing and packaging industry, including Prism WIN MIS and Prism QTMS automated shop floor management and work in progress tracking software.
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closed 2/17/2011 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired PrintStream

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc., a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, has announced that it has acquired Streamline Development, LLC ("Streamline"). Streamline is the provider of PrintStream ERP/MIS software focused on mailing and fulfillment services for the printing industry.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is the world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation. EFI's award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print, deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. "
target: PrintStream
PrintStream is the only integrated Business Management Software for the Printing, Direct Mail and Fulfillment industries. PrintStream manages everything from letterheads to forms with multiple versions to complex split bound books.
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closed 1/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Asolvi, acquired Purpose Software

synopsis: Asolvi, the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe, has acquired Purpose Software, the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry.
buyer parent: Viking Venture AS
buyer: Asolvi
Asolvi is the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe. Their powerful products are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: Purpose Software
Purpose Software is the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry. Purpose Software enables users to manage their businesses more efficiently, increase their productivity, and maximise their profits.
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closed 3/17/2021 via Company Press Release

Asolvi, acquired mySalesDrive.com

synopsis: Asolvi, Europe’s leading provider of industry-specific field service management software, has acquired mySalesDrive.com, a leading sales process optimisation tool in Germany. mySalesDrive.com is a SaaS platform that helps manufacturers and dealers to analyse, plan and optimise their customers’ existing equipment and processes.
buyer parent: Volpi Capital
buyer: Asolvi
Norway-based Asolvi is a provider of service management software for SMEs in the European field service industry. Their products, Evatic, Tesseract, and WinServ, are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: mySalesDrive.com
mySalesDrive.com is a leading sales process optimisation tool in Germany. mySalesDrive.com is a SaaS platform that helps manufacturers and dealers in the managed print, office equipment and managed IT sectors to analyse, plan and optimise their customers’ existing equipment and processes.
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announced 11/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

Asolvi, will acquire TIVAPP

synopsis: Asolvi, a European provider of field service and contract management software, will acquire TIVAPP, a German field service solution for the fire protection and security sector. TIVAPP is a mobile and cloud-based app that provides solutions for inventory, maintenance, testing documentation, and accounting.
buyer parent: Volpi Capital
buyer: Asolvi
Norway-based Asolvi is a provider of service management software for SMEs in the European field service industry. Their products, Evatic, Tesseract, and WinServ, are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: TIVAPP
TIVAPP a German field service solution for the fire protection sector. TIVAPP is a mobile and cloud-based app that provides solutions for inventory, maintenance, testing documentation, and accounting. Their software enables fire protection specialists to modernise their processes and keep costs low.
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closed 9/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Volpi Capital, acquired Asolvi

synopsis: Volpi Capital, a UK-based European mid-market investor, has acquired the Norwegian company Asolvi, a European leader in field service management solutions. The investment enables Asolvi to continue expanding across Europe, with the company having already acquired Tesseract, WS Software, Purpose Software, Vantage Computing, and PC Data since 2016.
buyer: Volpi Capital
UK-based Volpi Capital is a specialist European lower mid-market private equity firm targeting businesses using enabling technologies to disrupt traditional B2B value chains. Volpi typically invests €25-75 million of equity in businesses with enterprise values between €50 million and €200 million. "
target parent: Viking Venture AS
target: Asolvi
Norway-based Asolvi is a provider of service management software for SMEs in the European field service industry. Their products, Evatic, Tesseract, and WinServ, are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks.
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closed 7/17/2019 via Company Press Release

Asolvi, acquired Personal Computer Data Services

synopsis: Asolvi, a European leader in field service management solutions, has acquired Personal Computer Data Services (PC Data), the UK’s leading independent supplier of service management software for the fire & security systems industry. It is the architect of the popular Alarm Master solution and has more than 600 customers nationwide.
buyer parent: Viking Venture AS
buyer: Asolvi
Asolvi is the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe. Their powerful products are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: Personal Computer Data Services
Personal Computer Data Services (PC Data) is the UK’s leading independent supplier of service management software for the fire & security systems industry. It is the architect of the popular Alarm Master solution and has more than 600 customers nationwide.
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closed 2/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Asolvi, acquired Vantage Computing

synopsis: Asolvi, provider of service management software for small and medium-sized enterprises in the field service industry, announced the acquisition of Vantage Computing, one of the world’s most trusted developers of service management solutions that maximize workforce productivity, improve customer satisfaction and minimize operational costs.
buyer parent: Viking Venture AS
buyer: Asolvi
Asolvi is the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe. Their powerful products are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: Vantage Computing
UK-based Vantage is one of the world’s leading developers of service management solutions that maximize workforce productivity, improve customer satisfaction and minimize operational costs. They have provided solutions to service operations in more than 35 countries throughout the world.
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closed 1/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Asolvi, acquired Purpose Software

synopsis: Asolvi, the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe, has acquired Purpose Software, the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry.
buyer parent: Viking Venture AS
buyer: Asolvi
Asolvi is the leading provider of service management software for SMEs in the field service industry in Europe. Their powerful products are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks. "
target: Purpose Software
Purpose Software is the UK’s leading supplier of service and business management software to the managed services and print reseller industry. Purpose Software enables users to manage their businesses more efficiently, increase their productivity, and maximise their profits.
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closed 8/16/2017 via Company Press Release

Evatic, acquired WS Software AB

synopsis: Evatic, a leading European service management software company, has acquired WS Software, the developer and provider of the WinServ service management software product. WS Software's WinServ makes field service easier by letting businesses lead and monitor their field service, installation, and construction projects from any location.
buyer: Evatic
Evatic is a leading European service management software company with the head office in Trondheim, Norway and offices in Sweden, Germany, France, Poland and Singapore. They develops and sells the Evatic Service Management System to companies operating in the service industry. "
target: WS Software AB
WS Software is the developer and provider of WinServ. WinServ is a Service Management Software built to support businesses. WinServ makes field service easier by letting businesses lead and monitor their field service, installation, and construction projects from any location.
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closed 9/21/2016 via BusinessWire

Evatic, acquired Tesseract

synopsis: Evatic, a leading service management software vendor has acquired Tesseract, a UK based service management software company. The acquisition strengthens and complements Evatic’s product portfolio, fortifying the industry’s approach to service management and improving the end-user experience.
buyer: Evatic
Evatic is a leading European service management software company with the head office in Trondheim, Norway and offices in Sweden, Germany, France, Poland and Singapore. They develops and sells the Evatic Service Management System to companies operating in the service industry. "
target: Tesseract
Tesseract offer a range of professional services to facilitate the installation and deployment of the Tesseract Field Service Management Software. These Professional services include project management, consultancy, training and technical support.
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closed 9/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Volpi Capital, acquired Asolvi

synopsis: Volpi Capital, a UK-based European mid-market investor, has acquired the Norwegian company Asolvi, a European leader in field service management solutions. The investment enables Asolvi to continue expanding across Europe, with the company having already acquired Tesseract, WS Software, Purpose Software, Vantage Computing, and PC Data since 2016.
buyer: Volpi Capital
UK-based Volpi Capital is a specialist European lower mid-market private equity firm targeting businesses using enabling technologies to disrupt traditional B2B value chains. Volpi typically invests €25-75 million of equity in businesses with enterprise values between €50 million and €200 million. "
target parent: Viking Venture AS
target: Asolvi
Norway-based Asolvi is a provider of service management software for SMEs in the European field service industry. Their products, Evatic, Tesseract, and WinServ, are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks.
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closed 3/19/2008 via BusinessWire

CMGI, Inc., acquired Open Channel Solution

synopsis: CMGI, Inc., a global leader in supply chain management services, completed its previously announced acquisition of Open Channel Solutions, Inc., a leading global provider of entitlement and e-business management solutions.
buyer: CMGI, Inc. (NasdaqGS:MLNK:$417.82)
CMGI, Inc. through its subsidiary ModusLink, provides industry-leading global supply chain management services and solutions that help businesses market, sell and distribute their products around the world. CMGI’s venture capital business, @Ventures, invests in a variety of technology ventures. "
target: Open Channel Solution
Open Channel Solutions is a leading global provider of entitlement and e-business management solutions, including its flagship Poetic™ product. The company’s self-service offerings help organizations increase software renewal revenues; extend their reach and manage sales in the growing SMB market.
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closed 5/25/2022 via Company Press Release

Björn Lundén, acquired KING Software

synopsis: Björn Lundén, a provider of accounting and financial software solutions in Sweden, has acquired KING Software from Main Capital Partners, a Dutch software investor. KING Software is a provider of accounting and ERP software for SMEs in the Netherlands. Their product suite features solutions for accounting, tax, ERP, warehouse management, and more.
buyer: Björn Lundén
Björn Lundén is a leading provider of accounting and financial software solutions in Sweden. Björn Lundén enables SMEs to run their business more efficiently. They offer solutions for accounting, payroll, tax returns, invoicing, annual reporting, and more. "
target parent: Main Capital Partners BV
target: KING Software
KING Software is a leading provider of accounting and ERP software in the Netherlands. KING Software helps small and medium sized businesses to simplify and streamline their administrative processes. Their product suite features solutions for accounting, tax, ERP, warehouse management, and more.
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closed 12/2/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

Peak-Ryzex, acquired M-Netics Holdings Ltd.

synopsis: Peak-Ryzex announced that it has completed the acquisition of M-Netics (Chippenham, UK). M-Netics is an end-to-end enterprise mobility solutions provider and developer of the industry leading IM2 enterprise mobility software suite.
buyer parent: Keystone Capital
buyer: Peak-Ryzex
Peak-Ryzex provides end-to-end enterprise mobility, managed services, printing and mobile data capture solutions for performance-driven organizations focused on the optimization of supply chain and field-based business processes. "
target: M-Netics Holdings Ltd.
M-Netics is an end-to-end enterprise mobility solutions provider and developer of the industry leading IM2 enterprise mobility software suite. M-Netics solutions cover retail omni-channel (in-store and back office), supply chain, mobile worker and proof of delivery requirements.
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closed 11/25/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Descartes Systems Group Inc., acquired Oz Development, Inc.

synopsis: Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that it has acquired Oz Development, Inc., a leading US-based provider of application integration solutions that help small-to-medium sized businesses automate a number of logistics and supply chain processes.
buyer: Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX:$424.69)
Descartes is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Customers use their modular, software-as-a-service solutions to complete numerous logistics processes. "
target: Oz Development, Inc.
Oz Development is the provider of OzLINK: a set of cloud-based solutions that integrate and automate the order management process. OzLINK streamlines functions from e-commerce through to the warehouse and shipping. They have created value for more than 10,000 customers in several industries.
price ($mm)
$30
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 10/9/2019 via PR Newswire

IFS Ltd., will acquire Astea International Inc.

synopsis: IFS, a company that develops and delivers enterprise software for customers, will be acquiring Astea International, a global provider of end-to-end service management software solutions that offer all the cornerstones of service lifecycle management.
buyer parent: EQT AB
buyer: IFS Ltd.
IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service operations. The industry expertise of their people and solutions, together with commitment to their customers, has made them a recognized leaderr. "
target: Astea International Inc. (:$27.18)
Astea International is a global provider of end-to-end service management software solutions that offer all the cornerstones of service lifecycle management, including customer management, service management, asset management, forward and reverse logistics management and optimization.
price ($mm)[EV]
$64 [$67]
rev ($mm)
$27
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/8/2014 via BNC Analysis

Intuit, Inc., acquired Lettuce, Inc.

synopsis: Intuit has announced their acquisition of Lettuce, Inc., a platform for companies to manage both orders and inventory online. Lettuce offers a simple online inventory and order management system for people who want to get rid of the repetitive data entry, and instead focus on growing their business.
buyer: Intuit, Inc. (INTU:$10,317.00)
Intuit is a leading provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services, simplify small business management and payroll processing, personal finance, and tax preparation and filing. "
target: Lettuce, Inc.
Lettuce is the simple online inventory and order management system for people who want to get rid of the repetitive data entry, and instead focus on growing their business. Their order management software is online-based.
price ($mm)
$30
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/17/2019 via BusinessWire

LLR Partners, acquired Geoforce

synopsis: Geoforce, a leading provider of global traceability and Track and Trace solutions for field equipment and vehicles, announced that LLR Partners, a middle market private equity firm, has acquired a majority stake and made a growth capital investment in the business.
buyer: LLR Partners
LLR Partners is a middle market private equity firm committed to creating long-term value by growing its portfolio companies. LLR invests in several industries, including Education, FinTech, Healthcare, Industrial Tech, Software and Security, with a focus on technology and services businesses. "
target: Geoforce
Geoforce offers a cloud-based software platform that delivers a unified view of multiple asset types, including non-powered equipment, powered equipment and vehicles, through ruggedized satellite and cellular-based GPS devices.
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announced 4/17/2013 via Market Wire

Peak Positioning Technologies Inc., will acquire LongKey Software Technology Limited

synopsis: Peak Positioning Technologies, Inc. announced that it reached an agreement to acquire LongKey Hong Kong Limited. LongKey is the shareholder and parent company of LongKey Software Technology Limited, a China based provider of IT solutions, and cloud-based business management and mobile applications.
buyer: Peak Positioning Technologies Inc. (TSXV:PKK:$42.13)
Peak Positioning Technologies, Inc. through its subsidiary, Peak Positioning Corporation, is a software developer for smartphones and mobile computing devices primarily in China and North America. It offers HomeWave Solution, a wireless remote security and location service for mobile devices. "
target: LongKey Software Technology Limited
LongKey Hong Kong Ltd. is the sole shareholder and parent company of LongKey Software Technology Limited, a China based IT solution provider. LongKey Soft provides its business and government clientele with a wide range of IT solutions, and cloud-based business management and mobile applications.
price ($mm)
$1.95
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/5/2006 via PR Newswire

SPL Worldgroup, Inc., acquired Sidewinder Holdings Ltd.

synopsis: SPL today announced that it has purchased the Sidewinder business from Sidewinder Holdings Ltd. Sidewinder is a leading provider of real-time mobile resource optimization software for vehicles and field personnel.
buyer parent: GFI Energy Ventures LCC
buyer: SPL Worldgroup, Inc.
SPL delivers the proven software applications that help utilities around the world achieve competitive advantage and excellence in business performance, while ensuring a lower total cost of technology ownership. "
target: Sidewinder Holdings Ltd.
Sidewinder specialises in sophisticated systems that automate the order-to-delivery process across a range of industry sectors. Sidewinder has enabled many businesses to leverage existing customer facing systems which have maximised revenue and improved customer service efficiencies.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/20/2004 via BusinessWire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired ADS Communications, Inc.

synopsis: EFI, the world leader in digital imaging and print management solutions for commercial and enterprise printing, announced it has completed the acquisition of ADS Communications, Inc., the leading provider of service automation software for the office equipment industry. The acquisition price is $11.5 million in an all cash transaction.
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is the world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation. EFI's award-winning solutions, integrated from creation to print, deliver increased performance, cost savings and productivity. "
target: ADS Communications, Inc.
ADS is the leader in the automation of field dispatch functions in the office equipment industry. Today, ADS technology is helping technicians in North America service their clients more efficiently.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/9/2014 via Market Wire

Centage, acquired BI-Metrix

synopsis: Centage Corporation, a leading provider of budgeting and forecasting software (Budget Maestro) for small and medium sized businesses, announced the acquisition of BI-Metrix, Inc., makers of BI-Analyzer, a powerful analytical reporting tool. BI-Metrix delivers integrated Business Intelligence solutions to small and mid-sized enterprises (SME's).
buyer: Centage
Centage Corporation is the world leader in automated, budgeting and planning software solutions for small to medium-sized organizations. Their Budget Maestro family of solutions helps to streamline budgeting, forecasting, financial consolidation, performance analysis, and reporting processes. "
target: BI-Metrix
BI-Metrix delivers integrated Business Intelligence solutions to small and mid-sized enterprises (SME's). Their software delivers a powerful analysis, reporting and planning solution that is directly integrated with ones ERP data.
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