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Mergers and Acquisitions stories - Page 2
Optimation Group sells Mentum Systems to Australian IT firm FTS Group
“It has been very satisfying to grow Mentum to this point and it’s a logical time for the business to move to new ownership to continue that journey."
CX firm NICE acquires GoMoxie to bolster omnichannel capabilities
NICE says the aim is to lead customers through a ‘seamless and effortless’ omnichannel service journey.
NortonLifeLock and Avast to merge
The companies' boards believe the merger has ‘compelling strategic and financial rationale’, and creates an opportunity to create a new cyber-safety business.
Ivanti tackles today's biggest security threats with RiskSense acquisition
"Together, Ivanti and RiskSense will enable customers to take the right action at the right time and effectively defend against ransomware, which is the biggest security threat today.”
Dialpad selects Kordia as NZ telco partner
Kordia will not only be a Dialpad reseller but will also become the New Zealand SIP/calling provider for every local Dialpad implementation.
Qualtrics acquires conversational analytics company Clarabridge for $1.125 billion
With Clarabridge, Qualtrics plans to enable organisations to tune into, analyse and act on everything customers and employees are saying, wherever they're saying it.
SOLD: Dicker Data snaps up Exeed in landmark $68M deal
The deal will propel Dicker Data NZ to become the second largest IT distributor in the country, with estimated revenue of more than $500m for the combined entities.
Veritone acquires AI hiring company PandoLogic
Veritone, the creator of an AI operating system, announced it signed a definitive agreement to acquire PandoLogic.
Hawaiki Submarine Cable sold to maritime infrastructure provider BW Digital
“BW has an excellent track record of growth in maritime and technology-related assets," says Hawaiki's Rémi Galasso.
Sophos to boost adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem with network detection and response
"Businesses of all sizes often miscalculate their assets and attack surface, both on-premises and in the cloud."
Sysdig eyes up DevOps security capabilities through Apolicy acquisition
“With Apolicy, Sysdig delivers a secure DevOps workflow for infrastructure and workloads and automatically closes the loop from production to source by fixing issues identified at runtime," says Sysdig CEO.
Rapid7 acquires IntSights, develops contextualised threat intelligence
“Both IntSights and Rapid7 have a shared belief that organisations will succeed only when they have a unified view of internal and external threats, complete with contextualised intelligence and automated threat mitigation."
Imprivata extends PAM capabilities with Xton acquisition
"Through this acquisition, Imprivata will enable richer authentication and access management, a key pillar in the Imprivata digital identity framework, and broaden our mutual reach to new and current customers."
E-commerce platform Prisync acquires competitor Marguard
The acquisition comes two years after acquiring Australia-based competitor Spotlite in 2019.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Hyland APAC VP on the company's recent acquisitions
In this interview, Hyland director for APAC Eugene Chng discusses the company's recent acquisitions of Alfresco and Nuxeo.
Pluralsight acquires A Cloud Guru in bid to close cloud skills gap
Pluralsight states it will combine the power of A Cloud Guru's certification courses, hands-on labs and sandboxes, exams and quizzes with the existing library of Pluralsight Skills cloud courses and hands-on learning experiences.
Sophos expands Linux cybersecurity ecosystem with Capsule8 acquisition
The deal is set to expand the Sophos portfolio of detection and response solutions and services for underprotected server and cloud environments.
MYOB acquires enterprise solutions partners Axsys and Exobiz
According to the company, these acquisitions will play a key role in the development of MYOB’s recently announced direct sales and service channel for mid-market customers.
rhipe urges shareholders to vote in favour of acquisition deal with Crayon
“The rhipe Board has unanimously concluded the Scheme represents an attractive outcome for our shareholders, partners, customers and staff."
Nitro Software acquires PDFpen for $6m cash
The addition of PDFpen strategically expands the Nitro Productivity Platform and provides productivity solutions for knowledge workers everywhere on virtually any device, the company states.
Accenture acquires CS Technology, builds out cloud first offering
“Accenture’s acquisition of CS Technology expands the hybrid cloud infrastructure capabilities our clients need to become cloud-first enterprises and realise value faster."
Kordia acquires Auckland managed security services firm SecOps NZ
“Ultimately, with these acquisitions under our belt we can work towards a new joint vision for Kordia Group," says CEO.
Fivetran acquires Teleport Data, solves database replication issues
“We are prioritising the development and acquisition of new replication technologies so that Fivetran is the most robust and easy-to-use data pipeline solution in the market"
Amber Infrastructure takes majority stake in iseek, Aussie data centre platform
iseek’s existing management team, led by CEO and shareholder-founder Jason Gomersall, has been a key part of its success and will continue to work with Amber.