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announced 9/29/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire SaltStack

synopsis: VMware is to acquire SaltStack, a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: SaltStack
SaltStack is Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
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announced 3/2/2015 via Market Wire

Proofpoint, Inc., will acquire Emerging Threats

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading next-generation security and compliance company, will acquire Emerging Threats, a leading provider of advanced threat intelligence. Emerging Threats uses an automated collection and analysis system, along with a team of expert threat researchers, to produce actionable threat intelligence.
buyer: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$1,088.07)
Proofpoint Inc. is a leading next-generation security and compliance company that provides cloud-based solutions for comprehensive threat protection, incident response, secure communications, social media security, compliance, archiving and governance. "
target: Emerging Threats
Emerging Threats is a world-leading provider of commercial and open source threat intelligence. Founded in 2003 as a cyber security research community, Emerging Threats has become the de facto standard in network-based malware threat detection.
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closed 6/3/2021 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, acquired ReFirm Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft has acquired ReFirm Labs, enriching the company's firmware analysis and security capabilities across devices that form the intelligent edge. ReFirm is the developer of Binwalk, an open-source software product that defends thousands of potential entry points into a user's network by providing deep visibility into device vulnerabilities.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$176,251.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: ReFirm Labs, Inc.
ReFirm Labs is a provider of proactive IoT and firmware security solutions. Its Binwalk Enterprise product detects and reports potential zero-day vulnerabilities, hidden crypto keys, backdoor passwords, and known vulnerabilities in IoT devices without needing access to source code.
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closed 10/6/2020 via BusinessWire

ZeroFOX, acquired Cyveillance Inc.

synopsis: ZeroFOX, the global leader in Digital Risk Protection, has acquired the Cyveillance business from LookingGlass Cyber Solutions. Cyveillance delivers comprehensive threat intelligence services, protecting the corporate brands, executives, and data of the world's largest and most respected financial services, energy, and public sector organizations.
buyer: ZeroFOX
ZeroFOX, the global category leader in Digital Risk Protection, safeguards modern organizations from dynamic security risks across the public attack surface, including social media, mobile application, surface, deep and dark web, email and domains, and digital collaboration platforms. "
target parent: Lookingglass Cyber Solutions
target: Cyveillance Inc.
Cyveillance delivers an open source intelligence-led approach to security through continuous, comprehensive monitoring and analysis of millions of online data sources to protect client information, infrastructure, and employees from physical and online threats.
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closed 4/14/2015 via Market Wire

Engine Yard, Inc., acquired OpDemand

synopsis: Engine Yard, the leading cloud orchestration platform, announced that it has acquired OpDemand, the developer of Deis, the first open source application platform purpose-built for Docker. Deis builds upon Docker and CoreOS to provide a next-generation Platform as a Service (PaaS) that runs on public clouds, private clouds or bare metal.
buyer: Engine Yard, Inc.
Engine Yard, the leader in cloud orchestration platforms, gives application developers the automation, control and operational support they require to deploy apps for both Docker containers in public and private clouds, as well as traditional applications running on Amazon Web Services. "
target: OpDemand
OpDemand is the developer of Deis, the first open source application platform purpose-built for Docker. Deis builds upon Docker and CoreOS to provide a next-generation Platform as a Service (PaaS) that runs on public clouds, private clouds or bare metal.
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closed 10/21/2013 via Company Press Release

Rackspace Hosting, acquired zeroVM

synopsis: Rackspace acquired ZeroVM, a lightweight open-source hypervisor created by LiteStack and built to run cloud applications. ZeroVM breaks down the barriers between compute and storage. Where traditional cloud architectures need to move the data to the app for processing, ZeroVM flips that approach and moves the app to the data.
buyer: Rackspace Hosting (RAX:$2,073.40)
Rackspace® Hosting is the open cloud company, that delivers open technologies and powers more than 205,000 customers worldwide. Rackspace provides its renowned Fanatical Support® across a broad portfolio of IT products, including Public Cloud, Private Cloud, Hybrid Hosting and Dedicated Hosting. "
target: zeroVM
ZeroVM is a lightweight open-source hypervisor created by LiteStack and built to run cloud applications. ZeroVM breaks down the barriers between compute and storage.
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announced 9/11/2014 via Market Wire

HP, will acquire Eucalyptus Systems, Inc.

synopsis: HP announced a definitive agreement to acquire Eucalyptus, a provider of open source software for building private and hybrid enterprise clouds.
buyer: HP (HPQ:$62,070.00)
HP is an American multinational information technology corporation. It provides products, technologies, software, solutions and services to consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors. "
target: Eucalyptus Systems, Inc.
Eucalyptus Systems delivers private cloud software. This is infrastructure software that enables enterprises and government agencies to establish their own cloud computing environments.
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closed 3/12/2015 via BusinessWire

Docker, acquired Kitematic

synopsis: Docker, Inc., the corporate sponsor of the open platform for distributed applications, announced the acquisition of Canadian startup Kitematic and its eponymous, popular open source software tool. The Docker experience is enhanced through Kitematic and its GUI-driven workflow that automatically installs Docker on a user’s Mac.
buyer: Docker
Docker, Inc. is the commercial entity behind the open source Docker project, and is the chief sponsor of the Docker ecosystem. Docker is an open platform for developers and sysadmins to build, ship, and run distributed applications. "
target: Kitematic
Kitematic is the easiest way to start using Docker on Mac. It automatically installs Docker on a user’s Mac to create and run Docker containers in just minutes. Launched in 2014, it earned over 2,000 GitHub stars and had thousands of downloads from developers around the world.
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closed 5/27/2015 via Market Wire

Elastic, acquired Packetbeat UG

synopsis: Elastic, the company behind the popular open source projects Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana with more than 20 million downloads, announced it has acquired Packetbeat, a real-time network packet analytics solution built natively on Elastic's technology stack.
buyer: Elastic (ESTC:$672.71)
Founded in 2012 by the people behind the Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene open source projects, Elastic provides real-time insights and makes massive amounts of structured and unstructured data usable for developers and enterprises. "
target: Packetbeat UG
Packetbeat is a real-time network packet analytics solution. They offer open source application monitoring & performance management.
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closed 7/24/2020 via BNC Analysis

OVH Cloud, acquired OpenIO

synopsis: European cloud service provider OVHcloud has bought OpenIO, a French provider of fast object storage. OpenIO is a software-defined open source object storage solution ideal for Big Data, HPC (high performance computing) and AI (artificial intelligence).
buyer: OVH Cloud
OVH is a global, hyper-scale cloud provider that offers businesses industry-leading performance and value. Vertically integrated to own its network, server technology and green data centers, OVH operates more cost effectively and passes these benefits back to customers. "
target: OpenIO
OpenIO is a French provider of fast object storage. OpenIO is a software-defined open source object storage solution ideal for Big Data, HPC (high performance computing) and AI. OpenIO scales easily without mandatory data rebalancing, while delivering consistent high performance.
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announced 7/22/2020 via Company Press Release

SECO S.p.a., will acquire Ispirata

synopsis: SECO, a leading high-tech manufacturer of computer miniaturization and ready-to-use IoT integrated systems in Italy, will acquire a 70% stake in Ispirata, an Italain company that specalizes in middleware solutions and open source software. Ispirata builds open source software solutions for data orchestration and connected devices.
buyer: SECO S.p.a. (BIT:IOT:$94.93)
SECO is a leading high-tech manufacturer of computer miniaturization and ready-to-use IoT integrated systems in Italy. SECO excels in the electronic embedded field, offering cutting-edge solutions for the widest range of applications through standard modules, SBCs, systems and full-custom services. "
target: Ispirata
Ispirata is an Italain company that specalizes in middleware solutions and open source software. Ispirata builds open source software solutions for data orchestration and connected devices. Their Astarte platform transforms IoT data into an AI environment and can process thousands of AI pipelines.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

BETSOL, Inc., acquired Zmanda, Inc.

synopsis: BETSOL, a Product Engineering and Managed IT Services company, has acquired Zmanda from Carbonite, Inc. Zmanda is an enterprise backup and disaster recovery solution with hundreds of enterprise customers. It is the leader in cloud and open-source backup software, protecting over 1,000,000 systems worldwide.
buyer: BETSOL, Inc.
BETSOL is a Product Engineering and Managed IT Services company, with a strong heritage in enterprise products and solutions. Through Managed IT services, they enable their customers to reduce time-to-market and scale solutions cost-effectively. "
target parent: Carbonite, Inc.
target: Zmanda, Inc.
Zmanda is an enterprise backup and disaster recovery solution with hundreds of enterprise customers. It is the leader in cloud and open-source backup software, protecting over 1,000,000 systems worldwide. Their software is simple-to-use yet feature-rich.
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announced 4/30/2014 via BusinessWire

Red Hat, Inc., will acquire Inktank

synopsis: Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Inktank, a leading provider of scale-out, open source storage systems. Inktank’s flagship technology, Inktank Ceph Enterprise, delivers world class object and block storage software to enterprises deploying public or private clouds.
buyer: Red Hat, Inc. (RHT:$3,156.59)
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, taking a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. "
target: Inktank
Inktank is a leading provider of scale-out, open source storage systems and the developer of Ceph, a scalable, open source, software-defined storage system that runs on commodity hardware. Ceph replaces legacy storage systems and provides a unified solution for cloud computing environments.
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closed 11/1/2012 via PR Newswire

Carbonite, Inc., acquired Zmanda, Inc.

synopsis: Carbonite, Inc., a leading provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small to medium sized businesses, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Zmanda, Inc., a leading global provider of open source and cloud backup solutions.
buyer: Carbonite, Inc. (CARB:$405.29)
Carbonite, Inc. is a leading provider of online backup solutions for consumers and small and medium sized businesses. Subscribers in more than 100 countries rely on Carbonite to provide easy-to-use, affordable and secure online backup solutions with anytime, anywhere data access. "
target: Zmanda, Inc.
Zmanda offers open source based storage software and services. Zmanda's Amanda Enterprise, Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) for MySQL, and Zmanda Cloud Backup (ZCB) — make it simple and affordable to backup and recover data in an increasingly complex and heterogeneous IT environment.
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closed 11/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

Mirantis, purchased Docker Enterprise from Docker

synopsis: Mirantis has acquired Docker’s Enterprise business and team. Docker Enterprise is the only platform that enables developers to seamlessly build, share and safely run any applications anywhere - from public cloud to hybrid cloud to the edge.
buyer: Mirantis
Mirantis provides software, services, training, and support for companies with production-grade open source cloud. More customers rely on Mirantis than on any other company to get to production deployment of OpenStack at scale. "
seller: Docker
Docker Enterprise is the only platform that enables developers to seamlessly build, share and safely run any applications anywhere - from public cloud to hybrid cloud to the edge. One third of Fortune 100 companies use Docker Enterprise as their high-velocity innovation platform.
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announced 8/4/2014 via BusinessWire

cloudControl, will acquire DotCloud

synopsis: cloudControl, Inc., the US subsidiary of the Berlin, Germany headquartered PaaS pioneer cloudControl GmbH, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the dotCloud PaaS business from Docker, Inc. the company behind the eponymous open source container platform.
buyer: cloudControl
cloudControl is Europe’s Platform-as-a-Service pioneer, developing and running a leading multi-language PaaS since 2009. The cloudControl platform supercharges development of applications and business solutions by enabling rapid innovation cycles. "
target parent: Docker
target: DotCloud
dotCloud launched in 2011 as the industry’s first multi-language Platform as a Service. The Platform simplifies application development by allowing programmers to focus just on the code for their service while the Platform handles code building, scaling, deployment and load-balancing.
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closed 8/24/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Sangoma Technologies Corp., acquired Digium, Inc.

synopsis: Sangoma, a trusted leader in delivering Unified Communications solutions for SMBs, Enterprises, OEMs, and Service Providers, has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Digium, Inc. Digium is the creator of Asterisk, the most widely used open source communication software in the world.
buyer: Sangoma Technologies Corp. (TSXV:STC:$108.02)
Sangoma is a leading provider of hardware and software components that enable or enhance IP Communications Systems for voice, data and video applications. Sangoma’s connectivity solutions are used in leading unified communications, PBX, IVR, contact center and data-communication applications. "
target: Digium, Inc.
Digium®, Inc. provides Asterisk® software, telephony hardware, and on-premises and hosted Switchvox business phone systems that deliver enterprise-class Unified Communications (UC) and UC as a Service (UCaaS) solutions at an affordable price.
price ($mm)
$28
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closed 8/9/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Lumina Networks, Inc., purchased SDN Controller Product Family from Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Lumina Networks, Inc. launched in the software-defined networking (SDN) market, through its acquisition of assets associated with the SDN Controller product family from Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Offering the Lumina SDN Controller, applications and Network Development Services, Lumina brings open software networking out of the lab.
buyer: Lumina Networks, Inc.
Lumina Networks is the catalyst that brings open software networking out of the lab and into the live network. They develop open source platforms and provide NetDev Services to jointly deliver production systems and to transfer know-how in Agile Software Development methods. "
seller: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD:$2,382.24)
The software-defined networking (SDN) Controller product family of Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. enables service providers to directly control their SDN implementations while providing the flexibility to develop their own solutions through their choice of vendors thus eliminating lock-in.
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closed 12/17/2013 via BusinessWire

Datacard Group, acquired Entrust, Inc.

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, announced the sale of portfolio company Entrust, Inc., a global leader in securing digital identities and information, to Datacard Group, a leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions .
buyer: Datacard Group
Datacard Group is a driving force in virtually every major card program around the world. Their secure ID and card personalization solutions are used to issue millions of financial cards and identification documents each day. "
target parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
target: Entrust, Inc.
Entrust, Inc. is a world leader in securing digital identities and information. Over 1,400 enterprises and government agencies in more than 50 countries use Entrust solutions to help secure the digital lives of their citizens, customers, employees and partners.
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closed 7/28/2009 via PR Newswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Entrust, Inc.

synopsis: Entrust, a world leader in securing digital identities and information, announced at the Company's Special Meeting of Stockholders today, the required supermajority of Entrust stockholders voted to approve the amended merger agreement with an affiliate of Thoma Bravo, LLC ("Thoma Bravo"), and the transaction has been completed.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is one of the most experienced and successful private equity firms in the United States. Thoma Bravo and its predecessor firms have been providing equity and strategic and operating support to promising businesses and their management teams for more than 25 years. "
target: Entrust, Inc.
Entrust, Inc. is a world leader in securing digital identities and information. Over 1,400 enterprises and government agencies in more than 50 countries use Entrust solutions to help secure the digital lives of their citizens, customers, employees and partners.
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announced 9/29/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire SaltStack

synopsis: VMware is to acquire SaltStack, a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: SaltStack
SaltStack is Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
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announced 3/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Mesh7, Inc.

synopsis: VMware, a company that provides cloud computing and virtualization software and services, is to acquire Mesh7, a company that secures cloud-native applications and microservices by monitoring application behavior at the API layer.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Mesh7, Inc.
Mesh7 provides the Cloud Native API Security Mesh - API Gateway and Security Service Mesh - built from the ground up for cloud infrastructure and cloud-native application architectures with deep discovery, observability, and security enforcement to uncover any API threat in modern applications.
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announced 9/29/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire SaltStack

synopsis: VMware is to acquire SaltStack, a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: SaltStack
SaltStack is Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
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closed 7/29/2020 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., purchased True Visibility Suite from observIQ

synopsis: VMware has acquired the True Visibility Suite from observIQ. The True Visibility product suite provides integration solutions for vRealize Operations via management packs. They enable vRealize Operations to provide insight into customers’ data center and hybrid cloud environments, dynamic discovery of applications and infrastructure, and more.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
seller: observIQ
The True Visibility product suite provides integration solutions for vRealize Operations via management packs. They enable vRealize Operations to provide insight into customers’ data center and hybrid cloud environments, dynamic discovery of customers' applications and infrastructure, and more.
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announced 6/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Lastline, Inc.

synopsis: Software company VMware has agreed to acquire Lastline, a provider of AI-based cybersecurity services. Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
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announced 5/13/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Octarine

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, is to acquire Octarine, whose innovative security platform for Kubernetes applications helps simplify DevSecOps and enables cloud native environments to be intrinsically secure, from development through runtime.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Octarine
Octarine delivers zero trust, runtime security for cloud-native apps to give organizations total visibility and control over all their container and VM communications, so they can confidently maintain security and compliance when transitioning to cloud-native.
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announced 1/21/2020 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Nyansa

synopsis: VMware, Inc. has announced its intent to acquire Nyansa, Inc., a fast-growing innovator of AI-based network analytics. The company is credited with developing the first cloudsourced, vendor-agnostic network analytics system, called Voyance, purpose-built for increasingly mobile enterprise network environments.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Nyansa
Nyansa, Inc. is a fast-growing innovator of AI-based network analytics. The company is credited with developing the first cloudsourced, vendor-agnostic network analytics system, called Voyance, purpose-built for increasingly mobile enterprise network environments.
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closed 10/8/2019 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired Carbon Black, Inc.

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a leading innovator in enterprise software, has acquired Carbon Black, a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection. Carbon Black’s innovative cloud-native security platform leverages big data and behavioral analytics to provide comprehensive endpoint protection against even the most advanced cyberattacks.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Carbon Black, Inc. (CBLK:$229.71)
Carbon Black is a leader in cloud-native endpoint protection dedicated to keeping the world safe from cyberattacks. The CB Predictive Security Cloud consolidates endpoint protection and IT operations into an endpoint protection platform that prevents advanced threats and provides actionable insight.
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closed 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired Intrinsic Inc

synopsis: Enterprise software company VMware has acquired Intrinsic, a start-up that is dedicated to building the best technologies for securing applications and allow organizations to continue using all software without having to trust it.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Intrinsic Inc
Intrinsic is dedicated to building the best technologies for securing applications. Intrinsic’s goal is to allow organizations to continue using all software without having to trust it. They brought complex security systems used by the military to the general public.
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announced 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Veriflow

synopsis: VMware will acquire Veriflow to strengthen their capabilities in the pervasive network monitoring, troubleshooting, and verification space. Veriflow is an innovator in network verification, assurance, and troubleshooting. Veriflow’s technology provides problem detection for critical network issues—physical and virtual.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Veriflow
Veriflow brings formal verification to network infrastructure for the first time, continuously ensuring networks operate as intended. Veriflow predicts outages before they impact the business and vulnerabilities before they are exploited, allowing IT teams to operate secure and resilient networks.
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announced 7/25/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Uhana

synopsis: VMware, a company that powers the world's digital infrastructure, will be acquiring Uhana, a company that leverages AI in operator private clouds or public cloud infrastructure. Uhana’s AI engine leverages deep reinforced learning, so the system learns how networks and applications can be controlled, then provides AI-optimized control guidance.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Uhana
Uhana leverages AI in operator private clouds or public cloud infrastructure. Uhana’s AI engine leverages deep reinforced learning, so the system learns how networks and applications can be controlled, then provides AI-optimized control guidance via an API.
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announced 7/24/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire BitFusion.io

synopsis: VMware Software, company that powers the world's digital infrastructure, has acquired Bitfusion, a pioneer in virtualization of accelerated compute with a strong focus on GPU technology. Bitfusion provides better sharing of GPU resources among isolated GPU compute workloads.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: BitFusion.io
Bitfusion is a pioneer in virtualization of accelerated compute with a strong focus on GPU technology. It provides better sharing of GPU resources among isolated GPU compute workloads—even allowing sharing to happen across the network.
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announced 6/13/2019 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Avi Networks

synopsis: VMware, Inc. announced its intent to acquire Avi Networks, a leader in multi-cloud application delivery services. Avi Networks enables public-cloud-like simplicity for application services such as load balancing and security in any data center or cloud.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Avi Networks
Avi Networks enables public-cloud-like simplicity for application services such as load balancing and security in any data center or cloud. Their platform provides agile, software-based ADC capabilities and actionable insights with auto scaling and automation driven by its 100% REST APIs.
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announced 5/16/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire Bitnami

synopsis: VMware, a software virtualization company, is to acquire Bitnami, a leader in application packaging solutions providing the largest catalog of click-to-deploy applications and development stacks for major cloud and Kubernetes environments.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Bitnami
Bitnami is the leading provider of packaged applications for any platform. The Bitnami application automation platform delivers and maintains a catalog of 130+ ready-to-run server applications and development environments in partnership with the world’s leading cloud providers.
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announced 2/6/2019 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., will acquire AetherPal

synopsis: VMware announced its intent to acquire AetherPal, a provider of remote support solutions that enable IT to remotely view, control, troubleshoot, and fix devices and applications in the field to improve productivity and efficiency, while reducing downtime. VMware is committed to supporting customers with a unified digital workspace platform.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: AetherPal
AetherPal helps enterprises drive app adoption and usage through on- device training and keep their apps running through remote support, so that enterprises can efficiently and reliably scale their businesses on mobile.
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announced 11/6/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire Heptio

synopsis: VMware, Inc., a subsidiary of Dell that provides cloud computing and platform virtualization software and services, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Heptio, a leader in the open Kubernetes ecosystem. Heptio’s products and expertise help organizations deploy and operationalize Kubernetes.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Heptio
Heptio unleashes the technology-driven enterprise with products and services that help customers realize the full potential of Kubernetes and transform IT into a business accelerator.
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announced 8/27/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VMware, Inc., will acquire CloudHealth

synopsis: VMware, Inc. has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CloudHealth Technologies. CloudHealth Technologies provides the world’s most trusted software platform for accelerating business transformation in the cloud. More than 3,500 organizations globally rely on CloudHealth.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: CloudHealth
CloudHealth Technologies provides the world’s most trusted software platform for accelerating business transformation in the cloud. More than 3,500 organizations globally rely on CloudHealth.
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closed 3/28/2018 via Company Press Release

VMware, Inc., acquired E8 Security

synopsis: VMware, a leading innovator in enterprise software, has acquired the technology and team of E8 Security. E8 Security uses machine learning to surface anomalies and suspicious behaviors, discover malicious activity, and correlate data from different sources, reducing alert fatigue and accelerating the detection of advanced cyber threats.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware is an innovator in enterprise software. VMware helps customers improve the health and security posture of their digital workspace through the VMware Workspace ONE platform. VMware solutions help organizations improve business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds. "
target: E8 Security
E8 Security, a leading cyber security company, uses machine learning to surface anomalies and suspicious behaviors, discover malicious activity, and correlate data from different sources, reducing alert fatigue and accelerating the detection of advanced cyber threats.
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closed 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired CloudCoreo, Inc.

synopsis: VMware has acquired CloudCoreo to assist customers in understanding risks associated with public cloud services. CloudCoreo's configuration-management solution monitors cloud infrastructure stacks for errors, misconfigurations, and public cloud cybersecurity risks so they can be fixed before breaches or compliance policy violations can occur.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. With VMware solutions, organizations are improving business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds, and by driving innovation with modern apps. "
target: CloudCoreo, Inc.
CloudCoreo offers a solution for proactively identifying public cloud risks at the time of deployment to prevent breaches of compliance violations before they occur. The solution also continuously scans and monitors cloud infrastructure to keep applications and data safe.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired VeloCloud

synopsis: VMware announced it has acquired VeloCloud. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN (Software-Defined Wide Area Networking) enables enterprises to support application growth, network agility and simplified branch implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. VMware enables enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT with VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ and solutions for the data center, mobility, & security. "
target: VeloCloud
VeloCloud™ is the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to support application growth, network agility and simplified branch implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications.
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closed 5/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., acquired Apteligent, Inc.

synopsis: VMware announced that it has acquired Apteligent, a startup that will allow it to provide more tools to customers building and optimizing mobile apps. Apteligent allows developers to understand not just crash reporting or network insights, but also to analyze user behavior and improve the user experience of their apps.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. VMware enables enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT with VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ and solutions for the data center, mobility, & security. "
target: Apteligent, Inc.
Apteligent was founded to provide mobile app performance and analytics to customers. Over time, Apteligent moved more into the enterprise as a way for developers to understand not just crash reporting or network insights, but also to analyze user behavior & improve the user experience of their apps.
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announced 9/29/2020 via BusinessWire

VMware, Inc., will acquire SaltStack

synopsis: VMware is to acquire SaltStack, a Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,338.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: SaltStack
SaltStack is Python-based, open-source software for event-driven IT automation, remote task execution, and configuration management. SaltStack intelligent automation helps enterprise IT operations, SecOps, and DevOps teams manage and secure a software-defined world.
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closed 11/24/2021 via Company Press Release

OpenText, acquired Bricata

synopsis: Ontario-based OpenText has acquired Bricata, a provider of NDR (Network Detection Response) security technologies that analyze network traffic for vulnerabilities and threats. With the acquisition, OpenText can now collect and analyze data from all sources across cloud, network, endpoints, email, and webserver.
buyer: OpenText (OTEX:$3,414.41)
Based in Ontario, OpenText is a world leader in Information Management, helping companies securely capture, govern and exchange information on a global scale. OpenText solves digital business challenges for customers, ranging from SMBs to the largest and most complex organizations in the world. "
target: Bricata
Bricata is the leader in comprehensive network protection. The Bricata solution provides unparalleled network visibility, full-spectrum threat detection, threat hunting, and post-detection response capabilities in an intuitive, tightly integrated, and self-managing system.
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closed 11/22/2021 via PR Newswire

The Schwarz Group, acquired XM Cyber

synopsis: Schwarz Group, the world's fourth-largest retailer, has acquired XM Cyber, the global leader in hybrid-cloud security posture management. XM Cyber illuminates the attack paths leading to their client's assets, in the cloud or on-premises. Their platform enables companies to rapidly respond to cyber risks by continuously finding new exposures.
buyer: The Schwarz Group
Headquartered in Germany, The Schwarz Group is a private retail group that owns Lidl and Kaufland. The group is already present in thirty countries worldwide (Europe, the United States, Australia), with Serbia the latest addition to the list. Other areas of growth are online and recycling. "
target: XM Cyber
XM Cyber is the global leader in hybrid-cloud security posture management. XM Cyber illuminates the attack paths leading to their client's critical assets, in the cloud or on-premises. Their platform enables companies to rapidly respond to cyber risks by continuously finding new exposures.
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closed 11/17/2021 via BusinessWire

Immersive Labs Ltd., acquired Snap Labs

synopsis: UK-based Immersive Labs, the company enabling organizations to continuously measure and optimize the human cyber capabilities of their entire workforce, has acquired Snap Labs, a provider of realistic training environments and experiences that enable cybersecurity professionals to develop and retain real-world skills.
buyer: Immersive Labs Ltd.
Based in the UK, Immersive Labs is the world’s first solution enabling organizations to measure, map to risk, and optimize the human cyber abilities of their workforce in line with a security strategy. "
target: Snap Labs
Snap Labs makes it easy to build, launch, and share cyber labs for cybersecurity training, research, and demos. They help organizations create realistic training environments and launch labs that enable cybersecurity professionals to develop and retain real-world skills through deliberate practice.
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closed 11/2/2021 via PR Newswire

Entreda, Inc., acquired Privva

synopsis: Entreda has announced the acquisition of Privva, an award-winning, cloud-based vendor risk assessment platform delivering value for a diverse customer base across industries including legal, financial services, technology, healthcare, education, and media.
buyer parent: K1 Investment Management
buyer: Entreda, Inc.
Entreda is the leading provider of comprehensive cybersecurity software, systems and training to the independent financial advice industry. Its Unify platform monitors endpoints on client networks and automatically remediates vulnerabilities. "
target: Privva
Privva is an award-winning, cloud-based vendor risk assessment platform delivering value for a diverse customer base across industries including legal, financial services, technology, healthcare, education, and media.
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closed 10/29/2021 via Company Press Release

SUSE, acquired NeuVector Inc.

synopsis: SUSE S.A., a global leader in innovative, reliable and enterprise-grade open source solutions, has acquired NeuVector, Inc., a leader in full lifecycle container security that delivers end-to-end security, from DevOps pipeline vulnerability protection to automated security and compliance in production.
buyer parent: EQT AB
buyer: SUSE (XTRA:SUSE:$527.80)
SUSE is a global leader in innovative, reliable and enterprise-grade open source solutions. SUSE specializes in Enterprise Linux, Kubernetes Management, and Edge solutions, and collaborates with partners and communities to empower its customers to innovate everywhere. "
target: NeuVector Inc.
NeuVector delivers Full Lifecycle Container Security with the only cloud-native, Kubernetes security platform providing end-to-end vulnerability management, automated Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline security, and complete run-time security.
price ($mm)
$130
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closed 10/29/2021 via Company Press Release

Clavister, acquired Omen Technolgies AB

synopsis: Clavister, a Swedish leader in European carrier-grade cybersecurity solutions for mission-critical applications, has acquired Gothenburg, Sweden-based Omen Technologies AB, a provider of a highly innovative AI-driven cybersecurity technology. The acquisition will enhance Clavister's portfolio and to tap into the fast-growing AI market.
buyer: Clavister (OM:CLAV:$16.49)
Based in Sweden, Clavister is a specialised European cybersecurity company, protecting complex digital businesses for more than two decades. Clavister pioneered one of the first firewalls and continues to build robust and adaptive network cyber security solutions since "
target: Omen Technolgies AB
Based in Sweden, Omen Technologies has developed an AI-based IoT cybersecurity technology which empowers equipment manufacturers to monitor built-in systems utilizing a unique method with extremely high accuracy.
price ($mm)
$1.74
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announced 10/21/2021 via GlobeNewswire

KnowBe4, will acquire SecurityAdvisor

synopsis: KnowBe4, Inc., the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, announced that they have entered into a material definitive agreement to acquire SecurityAdvisor, a company that provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents.
buyer: KnowBe4 (KNBE:$207.12)
KnowBe4, provider of the leading security awareness platform. KnowBe4 helps organizations address the human element of security by raising awareness about ransomware, CEO fraud, and other social engineering tactics through a new-school approach to awareness training on security. "
target: SecurityAdvisor
SecurityAdvisor provides the only personalized security awareness platform that quantifiably reduces security incidents. SecurityAdvisor’s patented platform integrates easily with existing security infrastructure to deliver real-time coaching for each employee.
price ($mm)
$50
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closed 10/13/2021 via BusinessWire

RealDefense LLC, acquired Stopzilla

synopsis: RealDefense, a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software & services for consumers and small businesses, has acquired STOPzilla, a provider of malware and antivirus software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla was founded in 2001 and has achieved over two million active customers.
buyer: RealDefense LLC
RealDefense is a holding company that develops and markets security, privacy and optimization software/services for consumers and small businesses. "
target: Stopzilla
STOPzilla offers the ultimate line of protection against malware and viruses with powerful antivirus, antimalware, and optimization software for Windows PCs and Android devices. STOPzilla has been downloaded millions of times over and has been protecting customers' devices since inception in 2001.
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closed 10/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Tenable Network Security Inc, acquired Accurics

synopsis: Tenable Holdings, Inc. has acquired Accurics, Inc., a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. With this acquisition, Tenable and Accurics will introduce a complete lifecycle approach to modern risk management, leveraging Infrastructure as Code (IaC) to fix problems for any cloud environment.
buyer: Tenable Network Security Inc (TENB:$483.81)
Tenable is the Cyber Exposure company, enabling organizations around the globe to understand and reduce cyber risk. As the creator of Nessus, Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform. "
target: Accurics
Accurics is a pioneer in delivering cloud-native security for both DevOps and security teams. Accurics enables the programmatic detection and mitigation of risks in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) before anything is ever provisioned.
price ($mm)
$160
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closed 9/23/2021 via BNC Analysis

LogPoint, acquired SecBI

synopsis: LogPoint, the global cybersecurity innovator, announced it has acquired Tel Aviv-based SecBI, a disruptive player in automated cyber threat detection and response. SecBI's universal SOAR and XDR platform will integrate natively with LogPoint and further deliver on the company's mission to revolutionize the customer cyber resiliency.
buyer: LogPoint
LogPoint is committed to creating the best SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) in the world. LogPoint enables organizations to convert data into actionable intelligence: supporting cybersecurity, compliance, IT operations, and business analytics. "
target: SecBI
SecBI detects complex and stealthy cyber security threats, instantly unveiling the full scope of an attack, making mitigation fast and accurate, while substantially reducing false positives. Such early detection is critical in preventing a serious breach.
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announced 8/12/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tevano, will acquire Illuria Security Inc.

synopsis: Canada-based Tevano Systems Holdings Inc. will acquire Illuria Security Inc., a developer of cyber deception software. The acquisition of Illuria's technology will help Tevano meet the cyber security needs of its existing connections and expand through ongoing sales and marketing initiatives.
buyer: Tevano (CNSX:TEVO:$0.05)
Based in Vancouver, Tevano is a hardware and software business solutions company. Its Health Shield product is an innovative AI-driven electronic device which provides instant body temperature scanning and notifies users if they need to wear a face mask. "
target: Illuria Security Inc.
Illuria is a developer of cyber-deception automation and threat intelligence technology. Using custom software decoys and lures, Illuria's software seeks to solve the challenge of cyber-attacks by detecting threats, systematically deceiving attackers, and actively deterring future attacks.
price ($mm)
$3.04
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closed 8/11/2021 via BusinessWire

Mandiant Corporation, acquired Intrigue

synopsis: Mandiant, a part of FireEye, Inc., announced the acquisition of Intrigue, a leader in the emerging attack surface management market. Intrigue’s attack surface management technology will be integrated into the Mandiant Advantage platform, enabling organizations to discover, monitor, and manage risk across their entire attack surface.
buyer parent: FireEye
buyer: Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant, a part of FireEye, brings together the world’s leading threat intelligence and frontline expertise with continuous security validation to arm organizations with the tools needed to increase security effectiveness and reduce organizational risk. "
target: Intrigue
Intrigue is an innovator in enterprise attack surface management. Intrigue's solutions actively map and monitor over 120,000 organizations and integrate with more than 250 data sources and security technologies to ensure its customers achieve near 100% asset visibility.
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closed 8/3/2021 via BusinessWire

Ivanti, acquired RiskSense

synopsis: Ivanti has acquired RiskSense, a pioneer in risk-based vulnerability management and prioritization. This combination will enable organizations to shrink their attack surface, prioritize vulnerabilities to remediate, and reduce their exposure to cyber threats and ransomware attacks by taking a proactive, risk-based approach to patch management.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Ivanti
Ivanti makes the Everywhere Workplace possible. Ivanti's automation platform connects the company’s industry-leading unified endpoint management, zero trust security and enterprise service management solutions, providing a unified IT platform that enables devices to self-heal and self-secure. "
target: RiskSense
RiskSense provides vulnerability management and prioritization to measure and control cybersecurity risk. RiskSense's cloud-based platform uses risk-based scoring, analytics, and technology-accelerated pen testing to identify critical security weaknesses with corresponding remediation action plans.
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closed 7/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Everything Blockchain, acquired Vengar

synopsis: Everything Blockchain, Inc., an advanced software architecture, development, and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, has acquired Vengar Technologies LLC, developer of a Zero Trust Data Protection software. Vengar's Zero Trust technology will be integrated into Everything Blockchain's solutions.
buyer: Everything Blockchain (OTCPK:OBTX:$2.07)
Everything Blockchain, Inc. is a blockchain development, architecture, and software designer, who also provides consulting and services specializing in blockchain technology and decentralized processing. "
target: Vengar
Vengar is a cybersecurity SaaS pioneer of “Zero-Trust” data solutions. Vengar combines on-device encryption, identity management, geofencing, and DRM to provide the very best data protection while also delivering simplified deployment and seamless user experience.
price ($mm)
$5.05
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closed 7/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Rapid7, LLC, acquired IntSights

synopsis: Rapid7, Inc., a leading provider of security analytics and automation, has acquired IntSights Cyber Intelligence Ltd., a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation.
buyer: Rapid7, LLC (RPD:$411.49)
Rapid7 is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation through its Insight cloud. Rapid7 allows security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. "
target: IntSights
IntSights is a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation. They enable organizations to gain the full benefits of a threat intelligence program, no matter the scope or sophistication, while also significantly reducing the workload on security teams.
price ($mm)
$335
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closed 7/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Outpost24 AB, acquired Blueliv

synopsis: Sweden-based Outpost24, an innovator in full stack cybersecurity assessment, has acquired Blueliv, a leading cyber threat intelligence company headquartered in Spain. This combination will create one of the largest cybersecurity providers in Europe and provide businesses with the most advanced threat landscape monitoring solution available.
buyer parent: Monterro
buyer: Outpost24 AB
Sweden-based Outpost24 is a cyber assessment company focused on enabling its customers to achieve maximum value from their evolving technology investments. Outpost24 serves organizations across a wide range of segments, including financial and insurance, government, healthcare, and technology. "
target: Blueliv
Blueliv is a leading cyber threat intelligence provider headquartered in Barcelona, Spain. Blueliv’s flagship product, the Threat Compass, is built from a customizable group of targeted intelligence modules which radically reduces attack success rates and improves incident response performance.
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announced 7/13/2021 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire RiskIQ

synopsis: Microsoft will acquire RiskIQ, a leader in global threat intelligence and attack surface management. RiskIQ helps customers discover and assess the security of their entire enterprise attack surface—in the Microsoft cloud, AWS, other clouds, on-premises, and from their supply chain.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$176,251.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: RiskIQ
RiskIQ is a leader in internet security intelligence, providing the most comprehensive discovery, intelligence, and mitigation of threats associated with an organization’s digital presence. RiskIQ allows enterprises to gain unified insight and control over web, social and mobile exposures.
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closed 7/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sophos, acquired Capsule8

synopsis: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has acquired Capsule8, a pioneer and market leader of runtime visibility, detection, and response for Linux production servers and containers covering on-premise and cloud workloads. Sophos will integrate Capsule8 technology into its Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem (ACE).
buyer: Sophos (LSE:SOPH:$710.60)
Based in the UK, Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from the most advanced cyberthreats. "
target: Capsule8
Capsule8 is the pioneer behind “ops-friendly” security that embeds seamlessly into Linux systems. Modern enterprises depend on Capsule8 to secure their workloads with runtime visibility, detection and response in any environment – whether containerized, virtualized, or bare metal.
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announced 6/30/2021 via BusinessWire

Jfrog, will acquire VDOO

synopsis: JFrog Ltd. will acquire Israel-based Vdoo Connected Trust Ltd., the provider of an end-to-end product security platform for automating software security tasks. Vdoo will accelerate JFrog’s vision of becoming the company behind all software updates and creating a world of Liquid Software by expanding its end-to-end DevOps Platform offering.
buyer: Jfrog (FROG:$175.32)
JFrog is on a “Liquid Software” mission to enable the flow of software seamlessly and securely from the developer’s keystrokes to production. The end-to-end, hybrid JFrog Platform provides the tools and visibility required by software development organizations to fully embrace the power of DevOps. "
target: VDOO
Based in Israel, Vdoo provides an end-to-end product security platform for automating all software security tasks throughout the entire product lifecycle, ensuring all findings are prioritized, communicated, and mitigated.
price ($mm)
$300
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: LSE:SOPH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sophos
Sophos
Founded in Oxford, England, Sophos is a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats. Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$710.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$79.50
EBIT ($mm)
$56.10
Net Income ($mm)
$26.90
Employees
3381
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Ticker: CYBR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CyberArk
CyberArk
CyberArk is the only security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats; those that use insider privileges to attack the heart of the enterprise. Stopping attacks before they stop business, CyberArk proactively secures against threats before attacks can do irreparable damage.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$444.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$61.58
EBIT ($mm)
$51.23
Net Income ($mm)
$51.77
Employees
1380
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Ticker: FSCT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout is transforming security through visibility. They help make the invisible visible by providing Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies with agentless visibility and control of traditional and IoT devices the instant they connect to the network.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$336.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($89.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($101.19)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1107
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALLIX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wallix
Wallix
WALLIX is a software company offering privileged access management solutions for large and medium sized enterprises, public organizations and cloud service providers, helping their many customers to protect their critical IT assets including data, servers, terminals and connected devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$17.02
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.36)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.68)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
127
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Ticker: OTCPK:CYBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software specializes in the acquisition and development of cyber security, content filtering and ad blocking technology. They are positioned to deal with various threats through innovative protection technologies for mobile, personal and business tech device.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: HLSE:FSC1V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure Corporation
F-Secure has been defending tens of millions of people around the globe from digital threats for over 25 years. Their award-winning products protect people and companies against everything from crimeware to corporate cyberattacks, and are available from over 6000 resellers and 200 operators.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$199.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.52
EBIT ($mm)
$13.73
Net Income ($mm)
$12.16
Employees
1145
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Ticker: TSX:ABT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation
Absolute Software Corporation is the industry standard in persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions. Persistence® technology from Absolute provides organizations with visibility and control over all of their devices, regardless of user or location.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$116.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.42
EBIT ($mm)
$15.23
Net Income ($mm)
$8.95
Employees
530
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Ticker: VSHE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VShield Software Corp
VSheild Software Corporation designs, produces, markets and sells leading edge computer security software programs that feature advanced software development and technologies. All of the Company's security systems are based on previously proven and field tested large commercial security systems.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: CHKP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd is the largest pure-play security vendor globally. The company provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,106.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$941.50
EBIT ($mm)
$919.80
Net Income ($mm)
$840.40
Employees
5198
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Ticker: RDWR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Radware Ltd.
Radware Ltd.
Radware, is a global leader of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers full resilience for business-critical applications, maximum IT efficiency, and complete business agility.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$229.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.22
EBIT ($mm)
$0.27
Net Income ($mm)
$5.91
Employees
917
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Ticker: CORO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Corero Network Security plc
Corero Network Security plc
Corero Network Security plc’s mission is to be a leading network security systems company delivering solutions to address the challenges organizations face in protecting their IT systems and networks and on-line assets from the threats of cyber crime.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$20.57
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.15)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.87)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: NYSE:PANW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks is leading cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for organizations worldwide. Their platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization's assets.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,782.70
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($201.60)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
8376
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Ticker: CHKP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd is the largest pure-play security vendor globally. The company provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,106.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$941.50
EBIT ($mm)
$919.80
Net Income ($mm)
$840.40
Employees
5198
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Ticker: TSE:4704
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trend Micro Inc.
Trend Micro Inc.
As a global leader in IT security, Trend Micro develops innovative security solutions that make the world safe for businesses and consumers to exchange digital information. They are recognized as the market leader in server security, cloud security, and small business content security.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,496.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$479.05
EBIT ($mm)
$334.22
Net Income ($mm)
$262.51
Employees
6562
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Ticker: NasdaqGS:VRNT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Verint Systems Inc.
Verint Systems Inc.
Verint is a leader in Actionable Intelligence solutions with a focus on customer engagement optimization, security intelligence, and fraud, risk and compliance. Organizations in more than 180 countries count on intelligence from Verint solutions to make more informed, effective and timely decisions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,255.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$186.88
EBIT ($mm)
$129.50
Net Income ($mm)
$69.78
Employees
6200
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: LSE:SOPH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sophos
Sophos
Founded in Oxford, England, Sophos is a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting over organizations from advanced cyberthreats. Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$710.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$79.50
EBIT ($mm)
$56.10
Net Income ($mm)
$26.90
Employees
3381
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Ticker: CYBR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CyberArk
CyberArk
CyberArk is the only security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats; those that use insider privileges to attack the heart of the enterprise. Stopping attacks before they stop business, CyberArk proactively secures against threats before attacks can do irreparable damage.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$444.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$61.58
EBIT ($mm)
$51.23
Net Income ($mm)
$51.77
Employees
1380
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Ticker: FSCT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout Technologies
ForeScout is transforming security through visibility. They help make the invisible visible by providing Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies with agentless visibility and control of traditional and IoT devices the instant they connect to the network.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$336.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($89.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($101.19)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1107
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALLIX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wallix
Wallix
WALLIX is a software company offering privileged access management solutions for large and medium sized enterprises, public organizations and cloud service providers, helping their many customers to protect their critical IT assets including data, servers, terminals and connected devices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$17.02
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.36)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.68)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
127
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Ticker: OTCPK:SFOR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
StrikeForce Technologies, Inc.
StrikeForce Technologies, Inc.
StrikeForce Technologies helps to prevent Cyber theft and data security breaches for consumers, corporations, and government agencies. It provides powerful two-factor, “Out-of-Band” authentication, keystroke encryption along with mobile solutions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$0.32
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.27)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
9
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Ticker: OTCPK:CYBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software, Inc.
Cyberfort Software specializes in the acquisition and development of cyber security, content filtering and ad blocking technology. They are positioned to deal with various threats through innovative protection technologies for mobile, personal and business tech device.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.26)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: FEYE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FireEye
FireEye
FireEye, Inc. is a global network security company that provides automated threat forensics and dynamic malware protection against advanced cyber threats, such as advanced persistent threats and spear phishing.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$979.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($55.97)
EBIT ($mm)
($141.11)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3400
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Ticker: DDOG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog, Inc.
Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Its SaaS platform integrates and automates infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring, and log management to provide unified, real-time observability of its customers’ entire technology stack.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$603.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.73
EBIT ($mm)
($13.77)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1403
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Ticker: ZS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zscaler, Inc.
Zscaler is a leading cloud-based information security company. Zscaler offers a secure internet and web gateway that creates fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$601.91
EBITDA ($mm)
($155.58)
EBIT ($mm)
($183.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2020
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