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announced 6/24/2019 via BusinessWire

WP Engine, Inc., will acquire Flywheel Inc.

synopsis: WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), will acquire Flywheel, a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps users through their products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
buyer: WP Engine, Inc.
WP Engine is the WordPress Digital Experience Platform that gives companies of all sizes the agility, performance, intelligence, and integrations needed to drive businesses forward. WP Engine’s combination of tech innovation and their team of WordPress experts provide counsel and support. "
target: Flywheel Inc.
Flywheel is a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps creatives do their best work through products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
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closed 4/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Namesco, acquired FreeParking Domain Registrars

synopsis: Namesco, a UK-based web and domain hosting company, has acquired FreeParking Domain Registrars, a company that provides domain and webhosting services based in Wilmington, Delaware.
buyer parent: team.blue
buyer: Namesco
Namesco Ltd provides professional online services for individuals and businesses including domain name registration, web hosting, website building tools, email services, ecommerce solutions and a range of managed and unmanaged servers. They are based in the UK. "
target: FreeParking Domain Registrars
FreeParking Domain Registrars provides domain and webhosting services. The company was incorporated in 2004 and is based in Wilmington, Delaware.
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announced 5/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Minds + Machines, will acquire ICM Registry LLC

synopsis: Minds + Machines, a sales and marketing led owner of new generic top-level domains, is to acquire the entire membership interests of the US company ICM Registry LLC. ICM Registry LLC operates a domain registry and is based out of Palm Beach Gardens, FL.
buyer: Minds + Machines (AIM:MMX:$11.95)
Minds + Machines Group Limited is a sales and marketing led owner of new generic top-level domains. They work through their expanding international network of registrars and distribution partners to bring the benefits of affinity based domain addresses to B2B and consumer audiences. "
target: ICM Registry LLC
ICM Registry LLC operates a domain registry. The ICM Registry operates from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and is owned by Stuart Lawley.
price ($mm)
$41
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$7
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announced 9/28/2015 via PR Newswire

Uniregistry Corp., will acquire dotHIV

synopsis: Uniregistry Corp., a leading domain name registration services company, and dotHIV, the first charitable Top-Level Domain Registry, jointly announce that the .hiv TLD will change ownership to Uniregistry. The .hiv TLD made history as the first open charitable TLD, dedicated to the global fight against AIDS.
buyer: Uniregistry Corp.
Uniregistry is a company founded with the intention of creating an innovative, intuitive, and easier way for users to connect on the Internet. They offer the Internet’s best top-level domain alternatives. Their registry, Uniregistry.link, operates 24 new extensions. "
target: dotHIV
dotHIV brings the domain ending '.hiv' to the Internet as a digital Red Ribbon, to raise funds and awareness for the end of AIDS. For each click on a .hiv website, dotHIV donates a specific amount to HIV projects.
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announced 3/20/2014 via BusinessWire

NeuStar, Inc., will acquire .CO Internet

synopsis: Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information and analytics, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire .CO Internet S.A.S. and certain associated assets. .CO Internet is the exclusive operator of the worldwide registry for Internet addresses with the “.co” top-level domain.
buyer: NeuStar, Inc. (NSR:$1,165.09)
Neustar, Inc. is a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information and analytics to the communications services, financial services, retail, and media and advertising sectors. Neustar applies its advanced, secure technologies to help its clients promote and protect their businesses. "
target: .CO Internet
.CO Internet is the exclusive operator of the worldwide registry for Internet addresses with the “.co” top-level domain. Since its global launch in 2010, names under management for .co have grown to more than 1.6 million in over 200 countries and territories worldwide.
price ($mm)
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$21
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closed 9/20/2012 via BusinessWire

Dynamic Network Services Inc., acquired TZO

synopsis: Dyn, the world leader in Internet Infrastructure as a Service, announced that it has acquired TZO, a longtime leader in Managed DNS services. Like Dyn, TZO focuses on both self-service consumer and enterprise customers, the only other IaaS company with the same dual focus.
buyer: Dynamic Network Services Inc.
Incorporated in 2001, Dyn is the worldwide Internet Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) leader, powering Managed DNS and Email Delivery for more than four million enterprise, small business and personal users. "
target: TZO
TZO focuses on both self-service consumer and enterprise customers. The Pepperell, Massachusetts, based company provides proprietary DNS software and diverse vendors throughout DNS and email networks, in addition to strong dynamic DNS partnerships and a history of innovation.
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closed 7/1/2011 via Reuters

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Silver Lake Partners, Technology Crossover Ventures, acquired GoDaddy.com

synopsis: The Go Daddy Group, Inc., the world’s largest provider of Web hosting, domain names and new SSL Security Certificates, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to receive a strategic investment and enter into a partnership with KKR, Silver Lake and Technology Crossover Ventures.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$4,733.31)
buyer: Silver Lake Partners
buyer: Technology Crossover Ventures
Founded in 1976 and led by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) is a leading global investment firm. With 14 offices around the world, KKR manages assets through a variety of investment funds and accounts covering multiple asset classes. "
target: GoDaddy.com (GDDY:$2,903.50)
Go Daddy dominates the domain, website hosting and SSL industries. It owns and operates its own services and equipment, which enables it to keep prices low and quality high. Go Daddy is renowned for its controversial Super Bowl® commercials and the comely and accomplished Go Daddy Girls.
price ($mm)
$2,250
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$950
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2.4x
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closed 4/18/2011 via BusinessWire

CrowdGather, Inc., acquired Forumer

synopsis: One of the leading networks of forum communities on the Internet, CrowdGather, has announced that it has acquired the assets of free forum hosting pioneer, Forumer.com. Forumer, which serves 35 million monthly pageviews across 200,000 active forums, joins CrowdGather’s existing free forum hosting platforms FreeForums.org and Lefora.com.
buyer: CrowdGather, Inc. (CRWG:$1.69)
CrowdGather provides a highly interactive and informational social network for members, a management and revenue-sharing resource for third-party forum owners, and a largely untapped advertising network for marketers worldwide. "
target: Forumer
Forumer is a free forum hosting pioneer which serves 35 million monthly pageviews across 200,000 active forums. Features include over 30 free skins, a great custom portal, a live chatroom, and much more.
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$0.40
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closed 7/21/2011 via PR Newswire

CX Inc., acquired FileDen

synopsis: CX Inc. announced the acquisition of FileDen, an innovator in online file storage and universal file extension linking/sharing solutions, from myCloud Holdings, a Vancouver based value-added investor. FileDen technologies allow all file extensions to be uploaded and shared while providing direct linking.
buyer: CX Inc.
CX Inc. is a cloud storage and data file management system that provides users with a secure, stable, scalable platform to backup, synchronize, share, and manage their documents, photos and music, and videos across all of their devices. "
target parent: myCloud Holdings, Inc.
target: FileDen
FileDen is a free file host that allows most any file extension to be uploaded and shared while allowing direct linking. FileDen's servers are located in the Gnax data center, Atlanta. They run on a network of more than 20 servers.
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announced 6/11/2010 via PR Newswire

Trend Micro Inc., will acquire humyo

synopsis: Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in Internet content security, announced a definitive agreement to purchase online storage and data synchronization company humyo, based in Leeds, UK. humyo has established itself as a leading online storage provider with its easy-to-use, yet technically powerful solutions.
buyer: Trend Micro Inc. (TSE:4704:$1,496.11)
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in Internet content security, focuses on securing the exchange of digital information for businesses and consumers. Trend Micro's flexible solutions, available in multiple form factors, are supported 24/7 by threat intelligence experts around the globe. "
target: humyo
humyo is a online storage service which enables users to backup and sync their data over multiple devices, access it from anywhere and share it with friends and co-workers. Customers can download a client, which synchronizes files across all their computers and enables access to humyo.
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closed 7/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

Loffler Companies, acquired MinnDak Computer Services

synopsis: Loffler Companies, a professional services organization dedicated to providing superior managed IT solutions, office technologies and services, has acquired MinnDak Computer Services (MCS), a managed IT services provider. MCS provides managed services for remote maintenance & monitoring, cloud solutions, dark web monitoring, and more.
buyer: Loffler Companies
Loffler Companies is a professional services organization that provides superior managed IT solutions, office technologies and services. Loffler offers copiers and printers, managed print services, IT solutions, document workflow consulting, phone and voice technology and on-site managed services. "
target: MinnDak Computer Services
MinnDak Computer Services (MCS) is a managed IT services provider. MCS provides managed services for remote maintenance & monitoring, cloud solutions, dark web monitoring, and more. MCS keeps computer systems safe and functioning to allow their clients to focus on their business.
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closed 6/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Liquid Web, acquired ServerSide, Inc.

synopsis: Liquid Web, LLC, a market leader in managed hosting and managed application services, has acquired ServerSide, adding proven experience in hosting the leading Microsoft Windows Content Management solutions to Liquid Web's portfolio. ServerSide develops custom web applications, as well as provides managed cloud and consulting services.
buyer parent: Madison Dearborn Partners
buyer: Liquid Web
Liquid Web provides complex web hosting and managed cloud services to more than 30,000 customers worldwide. The company is known for its premier Heroic Support platform, which delivers highly technical customer support across its server and hosting products. "
target: ServerSide, Inc.
ServerSide develops custom web applications, integrating systems and providing managed hosting services to serve as a one stop shop for hundreds of CMS (content management system) clients. Serverside also provides managed cloud and consulting services.
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announced 6/24/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Atos SE, will acquire Paladion

synopsis: Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, announced an agreement to acquire Paladion, global leader in cloud-native Managed Detection and Response, delivering to 400+ clients in 12 countries. Its AI-driven technology has consistently been recognized by market analysts for enabling highly effective threat anticipation, detection and response.
buyer: Atos SE (ENXTPA:ATO:$13,040.74)
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. "
target: Paladion
Paladion is a global leader in cloud-native Managed Detection and Response, delivering to 400+ clients in 12 countries. Its AI-driven technology has consistently been recognized by market analysts for enabling highly effective threat anticipation, detection and response.
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closed 6/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Calligo, acquired Itomic Voice & Data

synopsis: Calligo, a UK-based data optimization and privacy specialist, has bought Cork and Dublin-based Itomic Voice & Data, a managed services company offering IT & Voice Solutions and maintenance services. They specialize in managed IT, telephony, IT infrastructure, cloud solutions, Microsoft solutions, IT support, and more.
buyer: Calligo
UK-based Calligo is a data optimization and privacy specialist. Calligo's unique collection of innovative cloud-based services covers the entire data journey. These services include public & hybrid cloud, IT managed services, data analytics, artificial intelligence and archival & erasure services. "
target: Itomic Voice & Data
Itomic Voice and Data is a managed services company offering IT & Voice Solutions and maintenance services. They specialize in managed IT, telephony, IT infrastructure, cloud solutions, Microsoft solutions, IT support, and more. They are based in Ireland.
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announced 6/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

WESTPOLE, will purchase Hybrid Technology Solutions from I.R.I.S. Group SA

synopsis: LIVIA Group will acquire the IRIS HTS (Hybrid Technology Solutions) Business Unit, consisting of HTS Belgium, HTS Luxembourg and IO (International Organizations) from IRIS Group - a Canon Company. IRIS HTS offers a broad range of cloud-based solutions to perform several tasks and optimize ICT infrastructure.
buyer parent: Livia Group
buyer: WESTPOLE
With an experience of more than 40 years, WESTPOLE is one of the leading IT service providers in Italy, specialized in Managed Services, Business Process Management, Cloud Computing and Security solutions. Headquartered in Rome, the company designs and manages ICT systems for around 500 customers. "
seller parent: Canon Inc.
seller: I.R.I.S. Group SA (IRIS.BR:$159.57)
The IRIS HTS (Hybrid Technology Solutions) Business Unit consists of HTS Belgium, HTS Luxembourg and IO (International Organizations). IRIS HTS offers a broad range of cloud-based solutions to perform several tasks and optimize ICT infrastructure.
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closed 6/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

BB Capital Investments, acquired Infradax

synopsis: BB Capital Investments, a private equity investment firm based in the Netherlands, has acquired a majority stake in Infradax, an International Service & Hardware Partner. Infradax offers circular IT service and hardware solutions that enables customers to minimize costs and risk during all stages of their IT lifecycle.
buyer: BB Capital Investments
BB Capital Investments BV operates as a private equity investment firm. The firm offers a portfolio of investments in various organizations. BB Capital Investments serves customers in the Netherlands. "
target: Infradax
Infradax is an International Service & Hardware Partner. Infradax offers circular IT service and hardware solutions that enables customers to minimize costs and risk during all stages of their IT lifecycle.
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announced 6/3/2020 via BNC Analysis

Relatech S.p.A., will acquire Mediatech S.r.l.

synopsis: Relatech S.p.A., an Italian Technology Partner listed on AIM Italia market, will acquire 60% of the share capital of Mediatech S.r.l., a company specialized in cloud solutions and services. Mediatech, founded in 2001, became a Nutanix partner in 2016. Mediatech uses Nutanix technology in its Milan datacenter to provide Hybrid Cloud services.
buyer: Relatech S.p.A. (BIT:RLT:$23.55)
Relatech Group has been an Italian Technology Partner since 2001. Thanks to a team of 150 high skilled resources in its three locations in Milan, Naples and Cosenza, Relatech is a successful Digital & System Integrator provider. "
target: Mediatech S.r.l.
Mediatech S.r.l. is an Italian company specialized in cloud solutions and services. Mediatech, founded in 2001, became a Nutanix partner in 2016. Mediatech uses Nutanix technology in its Milan datacenter where the main Private and Hybrid Cloud services are provided.
price ($mm)
$1.57*
rev ($mm)
$3,999
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$1
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announced 5/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Cerberus Sentinel, will acquire Technologyville, Inc.

synopsis: Cerberus Sentinel, a nationwide provider of cybersecurity consulting and managed services, is to acquire Technologyville, Inc. (Techville), an information technology consulting firm specializing in automated managed services for businesses through various product and service offerings.
buyer: Cerberus Sentinel
Cerberus Sentinel is a nationwide provider of cybersecurity consulting and managed services. They have offices and resources across the US, and their focus is building a culture of cybersecurity using an education-based approach. "
target: Technologyville, Inc.
Technologyville, Inc. (Techville) is an information technology consulting firm specializing in automated managed services for businesses through various product and service offerings including Tech Connect Pro, Tech Connect Cloud Services, Tech Connect Drive and Tech Connect Security.
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announced 5/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

Growth Capital Partners Proprietary Limited, will acquire Turrito Networks Pty., Ltd

synopsis: Johannesburg-based Growth Capital Partners will acquire two South African companies, Turrito Networks Pty., Ltd. and Dial a Nerd. Turrito is a converged communication provider of hosting facilities, Internet, and cloud computing services, and Dial a Nerd is a technology support company that offers Outsourced IT and Fully Managed Services.
buyer: Growth Capital Partners Proprietary Limited
Growth Capital Partners is a South African boutique private equity investor that focuses on small to medium investment opportunities. The firm adopts a long term partnership approach wherein they partner with new or existing management teams that have operational control. "
target parent: Sebata Holdings
target: Turrito Networks Pty., Ltd
Turrito is a South African converged communication provider, delivering MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching) networks, hosting facilities, Internet, and cloud computing services. Dial a Nerd is a South African technology support company that offers Outsourced IT and Fully Managed Services.
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closed 5/20/2020 via BusinessWire

Open Systems AG, acquired Born in the Cloud

synopsis: Open Systems, a secure access service edge (SASE) pioneer supporting enterprises in their digital transformation journey, announced its acquisition of Born in the Cloud, a specialist in cybersecurity threat detection, prevention and response.
buyer parent: EQT AB
buyer: Open Systems AG
Switzerland-based Open Systems is a secure access service edge (SASE) pioneer. Open Systems offers a complete solution to network and security through cloud-native architecture, secure intelligent edge, hybrid cloud support, 24/7 access to level-3 engineers, and predictive analytics. "
target: Born in the Cloud
Born In the Cloud is an Azure focused cloud security company. They focus on a number of cloud-based security tools in the Microsoft Azure Security Suite.
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announced 6/24/2019 via BusinessWire

WP Engine, Inc., will acquire Flywheel Inc.

synopsis: WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), will acquire Flywheel, a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps users through their products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
buyer: WP Engine, Inc.
WP Engine is the WordPress Digital Experience Platform that gives companies of all sizes the agility, performance, intelligence, and integrations needed to drive businesses forward. WP Engine’s combination of tech innovation and their team of WordPress experts provide counsel and support. "
target: Flywheel Inc.
Flywheel is a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps creatives do their best work through products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
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closed 12/1/2016 via BNC Analysis

Flywheel Inc., acquired Pressmatic, Inc.

synopsis: Flywheel, a managed WordPress hosting platform built specifically for designers and creative agencies, has acquired Pressmatic, a local WordPress development application for OS X.
buyer: Flywheel Inc.
Flywheel is a managed WordPress hosting platform built specifically for designers and creative agencies. Flywheel makes it simple to build, launch, and manage client sites with its easy-to-use dashboard built from the ground up for the modern web designer. "
target: Pressmatic, Inc.
Pressmatic is a local WordPress development application for OS X. Pressmatic is used by hundreds of WordPress developers. They were founded in 2016 and are located in Colorado Springs, CO.
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announced 6/24/2019 via BusinessWire

WP Engine, Inc., will acquire Flywheel Inc.

synopsis: WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), will acquire Flywheel, a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps users through their products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
buyer: WP Engine, Inc.
WP Engine is the WordPress Digital Experience Platform that gives companies of all sizes the agility, performance, intelligence, and integrations needed to drive businesses forward. WP Engine’s combination of tech innovation and their team of WordPress experts provide counsel and support. "
target: Flywheel Inc.
Flywheel is a WordPress hosting and management platform built specifically for designers and agencies. Flywheel helps creatives do their best work through products and resources, including its namesake product, a WordPress hosting platform, and Local by Flywheel, a local development application.
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closed 10/25/2018 via Company Press Release

WP Engine, Inc., acquired Array Themes

synopsis: WP Engine, the leading WordPress digital experience platform, has acquired Array Themes. Since 2009, Array has served the WordPress community as one of the top theme providers dedicated to authentic, eclectic design and easy-to-use WordPress products.
buyer: WP Engine, Inc.
WP Engine is the WordPress Digital Experience Platform that gives companies of all sizes the agility, performance, intelligence, and integrations they need to drive their business forward faster. "
target: Array Themes
Since 2009, Array has served the WordPress community as one of the top theme providers dedicated to authentic, eclectic design and easy-to-use WordPress products.
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closed 6/27/2018 via BusinessWire

WP Engine, Inc., acquired StudioPress

synopsis: WP Engine, the WordPress digital experience platform, announced it has acquired StudioPress, creators of the Genesis Framework, the world’s most popular theme framework for the millions of WordPress sites that comprise 30 percent of the Web.
buyer: WP Engine, Inc.
WP Engine is the WordPress Digital Experience Platform that gives companies of all sizes the agility, performance, intelligence, and integrations they need to drive their business forward faster. "
target parent: Rainmaker Digital
target: StudioPress
StudioPress is in industry leader in the premium WordPress Theme community. They are the creators of the Genesis Framework, the world’s most popular theme framework for the millions of WordPress sites that comprise 30 percent of the Web.
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closed 5/9/2016 via PR Web

Cloud Equity Group, LLC, acquired CloudAccess.net, LLC

synopsis: Private equity investment firm Cloud Equity Group, LLC announced that a fund managed by the firm has acquired CloudAccess.net. The company is a premier cloud-based hosting and support platform for Joomla and WordPress based content managers with offices worldwide.
buyer: Cloud Equity Group, LLC
Cloud Equity Group is a strategically positioned investment management firm capitalizing on the rapidly expanding industries of web hosting and cloud-based infrastructure. "
target: CloudAccess.net, LLC
CloudAccess.net is the premiere hosting and support platform for the Joomla and WordPress content management systems. The company developed and exclusive rights to the Cloud Control Panel (CCP), a custom built application management portal that is setting new standards within the hosting industry.
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closed 2/3/2009 via PR Newswire

CVSDude, Inc., acquired SharpForge

synopsis: CVSDude, Inc. -- a pioneer in Subversion(TM) hosting and source code control services -- announced the strategic acquisition of competitor, Sharpforge.
buyer: CVSDude, Inc.
CVSDude is a leading provider of specialist source code hosting services and project management tools, serving over 2,000 commercial customers worldwide, including individuals, small startup businesses, open source teams, and Fortune 500 companies. "
target: SharpForge
SharpForge is a web based project management, collaboration and document versioning service. Small to medium sized teams will benefit from the easy to use interface to manage their internal, client and public projects.
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closed 10/26/2011 via BusinessWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc., purchased Online Backup Business from C Infinity

synopsis: j2 Global Communications, Inc., the provider of cloud-based services for businesses, announced that it has acquired the online backup business of C Infinity, an Ireland-based provider of online data backup and hosting services for businesses. Its services include SaaS Hosting, Private Cloud Consulting, Managed Server Hosting, and more.
buyer: j2 Global Communications, Inc. (JCOM:$1,372.05)
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,600 cities in 49 countries on six continents. "
seller: C Infinity
C Infinity is an Ireland-based provider of online data backup and hosting services for businesses. C Infinity helps customers to optimise resources, lower operational costs and budget by consolidating business applications and servers into a secure hosting environment.
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closed 5/16/2012 via BNC Analysis

Databarracks Ltd., acquired SecuriData International

synopsis: Secure cloud backup and IT Disaster Recovery company, Databarracks, announced that it has acquired SecuriData, making it the largest British provider of managed online backup services to business. SecuriData has been providing online backup and DR services to hundreds of businesses in the UK since 2004.
buyer: Databarracks Ltd.
Established in 2003, Databarracks is one of the most technologically advanced innovators in online backup, virtualisation and the cloud, delivering effective disaster recovery and business continuity solutions to companies of all sizes and complexities. "
target: SecuriData International
SecuriData delivers the premier online backup and disaster recovery service in the UK. Online backup and disaster recovery for servers, Microsoft Small Business Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Sharepoint Server are all fully supported.
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closed 1/23/2012 via BusinessWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc., acquired Offsite Backup Solutions, LLC

synopsis: j2 Global, Inc., the provider of cloud-based services for businesses, has acquired substantially all of the assets of Offsite Backup Solutions, LLC, a provider of online backup solutions. With Offsite Backup Solutions, data is backed up in a tape-like fashion where you can restore your data from any backup within the last year or more.
buyer: j2 Global Communications, Inc. (JCOM:$1,372.05)
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,600 cities in 49 countries on six continents. "
target: Offsite Backup Solutions, LLC
Offsite Backup Solutions, LLC is a Phoenix-based provider of online backup solutions. It backs up your computers and/or servers every day effortlessly and automatically. Your data is backed up in a tape-like fashion where you can restore your data from any backup within the last year or more.
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announced 5/16/2011 via BNC Analysis

Autonomy Corporation plc, will purchase Digital Storage Businesses from Iron Mountain Incorporated

synopsis: Information management firm Iron Mountain Incorporated and Autonomy Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement, under which Autonomy will acquire Iron Mountain's online backup & recovery, digital archiving and eDiscovery products.
buyer: Autonomy Corporation plc (GB:AU.:$959.14)
Autonomy Corporation plc develops and distributes infrastructure software for enterprises worldwide. The company's software organizes unstructured data from e-mail, Web pages, presentations, business applications, and other information not commonly stored in databases. "
seller: Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM:$4,243.25)
Iron Mountain Incorporated provides information management and related services for various media in North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific. It offers records management, data protection and recovery, and information destruction services.
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$380
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$130
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closed 9/20/2016 via PR Newswire

StorageCraft, acquired Gillware Online Backup

synopsis: StorageCraft announced that it has acquired Gillware Online Backup to expand its existing cloud, recovery and backup platform. The Gillware Online Backup solution uses sophisticated analytics to identify the data that should be backed up and the data that should not. The Gillware team will continue to operate out of its office in Madison, Wis.
buyer: StorageCraft
StorageCraft Technology Corporation, a software company, develops and provides disk-based backup, disaster recovery, system migration, data protection, and security solutions for servers, desktops, and laptops. "
target parent: Gillware, Inc.
target: Gillware Online Backup
Gillware Online Backup offers secure, cloud-based backup solutions for individuals and small businesses alike. Their line of comprehensive backup products includes file-based backup for laptops and desktops and image-based backup for servers.
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Phase 3 Marketing & Communications, acquired iDesign

synopsis: Phase 3 Marketing & Communications, a comprehensive, end-to-end marketing, PR, print and marketing logistics service provider, has acquired iDesign, a data-driven, web design firm. iDesign boasts industry expertise, leading the design and development of content management, custom applications, e-commerce, and responsive and mobile design.
buyer: Phase 3 Marketing & Communications
Phase 3 Media is a leading provider of a complete range of creative services, graphic design, web design, digital printing, warehouse and distribution services and print procurement software to large corporations throughout the Southeast. "
target: iDesign
Based in Nashville, Tenn., iDesign's 11-person team boasts industry expertise, leading the design and development of content management, custom applications, e-commerce, and responsive and mobile design.
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Matching Companies
Ticker: WSE:HYP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hyperion SA
Hyperion SA
Hyperion S.A. provides various information technology products and services. The company offers broadband Internet services. It also offers hosting, domain, Web page creation, IP telephony, maintenance, and eMarketing services.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$20.87
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.72
EBIT ($mm)
$2.34
Net Income ($mm)
$6.51
Employees
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Ticker: GDDY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GoDaddy.com
GoDaddy.com
GoDaddy's mission is to radically shift the global economy toward small businesses by empowering people to easily start, confidently grow and successfully run their own ventures. GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, attract customers and manage their business.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,903.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$396.00
EBIT ($mm)
$177.10
Net Income ($mm)
$119.00
Employees
6821
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Ticker: WIX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wix.com Ltd
Wix.com Ltd
Wix.com is a leading cloud-based web development platform with more than 98 million registered users worldwide. Wix was founded on the belief that the Internet should be accessible to everyone to develop, create and contribute.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$640.22
EBITDA ($mm)
($27.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($39.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2093
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Ticker: AIM:MMX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Minds + Machines
Minds + Machines
Minds + Machines Group Limited is a sales and marketing led owner of new generic top-level domains. They work through their expanding international network of registrars and distribution partners to bring the benefits of affinity based domain addresses to B2B and consumer audiences.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$11.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.08
EBIT ($mm)
$2.04
Net Income ($mm)
$3.86
Employees
22
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Ticker: TSXV:CTS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Converge Technology Partners Inc.
Converge Technology Partners Inc.
Converge Technology Solutions Corp. combines innovation accelerators and foundational infrastructure solutions to deliver best-of-breed solutions and services to customers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$459.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.64
EBIT ($mm)
$7.82
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:OTW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Over the Wire Holdings Limited
Over the Wire Holdings Limited
Over the Wire is a Telecommunications and IT solution provider in Australia. Over the Wire specializes in converged voice and data networks, data centres, and hosted infrastructure solutions for corporate clients. Their core offerings include data networks, voice, managed cloud, and colocation.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$38.75
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.74
EBIT ($mm)
$5.98
Net Income ($mm)
$4.00
Employees
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Ticker: ICLD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
InterCloud Systems, Inc.
InterCloud Systems, Inc.
InterCloud Systems is a global single-source provider of value-added services for both corporate enterprises and service providers, offering cloud and managed services, professional consulting services and voice, data and optical solutions.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$32.85
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.98)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.46)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
241
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Ticker: AIM:SYS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SysGroup plc
SysGroup PLC is a leading provider of managed IT services, cloud hosting and technical consultancy. The Group delivers solutions that ensure clients understand and benefit from industry-leading technologies and advanced hosting capabilities.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$15.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.68
EBIT ($mm)
$0.34
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
74
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Ticker: APCX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AppTech Corp
AppTech Corp
AppTech Corp is an information technology company providing cloud services and merchant processing solutions with a focus in mobile payments. Their mission is to provide industry-leading cloud services and payment processing technologies to businesses.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,142.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$744.74
EBIT ($mm)
$686.57
Net Income ($mm)
$440.65
Employees
990
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,142.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$744.74
EBIT ($mm)
$686.57
Net Income ($mm)
$440.65
Employees
990
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Ticker: NAME
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rightside
Rightside
Rightside Group provides domain name registration and related value-added services to resellers and domain name registrants. Its services enable businesses and consumers to find, establish, and maintain their digital address, the starting point for connecting with their online audience.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$218.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.41
EBIT ($mm)
($14.82)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
275
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Ticker: TCX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tucows Inc.
Tucows Inc.
Tucows Inc. provides domain names, email and other services through its extensive reseller network, called its OpenSRS group. OpenSRS manages over eleven million domain names and millions of email boxes through a reseller network of over 11,000 web hosts and ISPs.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$186.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$26.91
EBIT ($mm)
$24.47
Net Income ($mm)
$16.35
Employees
325
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Ticker: ASX:MLB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Melbourne IT Ltd.
Melbourne IT Ltd.
Melbourne IT helps organisations of all sizes to successfully do business online. Their complete portfolio of cloud-based technology services drives business effectiveness and profitability for many customers in Australia and around the world.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$134.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$13.87
EBIT ($mm)
$11.27
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
689
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Ticker: ASX:IAB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inabox Group Limited
Inabox Group Limited
Inabox Group Limited is a leading supplier of next generation IT, cloud and IP telephony services. Established in 2003 and listed in 2013, they are one of the few providers in the market that offers a full suite of IT and telecommunications products.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$67.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.04
EBIT ($mm)
$1.76
Net Income ($mm)
$0.70
Employees
71
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