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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:$11,095.00)
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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closed 7/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Atlassian Pty Ltd., acquired Mindville

synopsis: Atlassian, a leading provider of collaboration, development, and issue tracking software for teams, has acquired Mindville, an asset and configuration management company based in Sweden with over 1,700 customers worldwide including the likes of NASA, Spotify, and Samsung.
buyer: Atlassian Pty Ltd. (TEAM:$1,614.17)
Atlassian is a leading provider of collaboration, development, and issue tracking software for teams. With over 100,000 global customers, Atlassian is advancing the power of collaboration with products including Jira, Jira Service Desk, Jira Ops, Confluence, Bitbucket, Trello, and more. "
target: Mindville
The Mindville platform is a collection of apps that empower Jira users to work more efficiently and deliver an outstanding customer experience. It’s asset management that scales with your business.
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announced 2/7/2020 via Yahoo, Inc.

HostPapa, will acquire Data Deposit Box Inc.

synopsis: Data Deposit Box Inc., a global provider of cloud backup and recovery technology, has signed a binding letter of intent to be acquired by HostPapa, Inc., a web technology company specializing in web hosting and cloud services for small businesses.
buyer: HostPapa
HostPapa, based in Burlington, Ontario, is a web hosting and cloud-based service provider to small businesses across the globe. HostPapa's commitment is to provide a complete array of enterprise-grade solutions to every small business owner. "
target: Data Deposit Box Inc.
Data Deposit Box is one of the world’s leading cloud backup and storage providers for IT Resellers, Managed Service Providers (MSPs), and Small and Medium Businesses. The company’s patented technology allows SMB’s to backup and manage an unlimited number of devices with one, easy to use app.
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closed 9/9/2019 via BusinessWire

Rocket Software, Inc., acquired RSD, Inc.

synopsis: Rocket Software, Inc., a global technology leader that develops enterprise modernization and optimization solutions, announced the acquisition of Geneva-based RSD SA, a company that provides software solutions that help major banking, government and retail organizations organize vital business records and optimize their mainframe environments.
buyer: Rocket Software, Inc.
Rocket Software, Inc. is a technology company that helps organizations in the IBM ecosystem and develops enterprise software solutions. It offers products in the areas of application lifecycle management and development, archive, backup management, etc. "
target parent: Argos Wityu
target: RSD, Inc.
RSD was founded in 1973 in Geneva, Switzerland. RSD’s foundation is in mainframe output management and later document archiving and retrieval. As a software vendor, RSD’s technologies help companies to reduce operating costs, to minimize risk exposure and to increase the value of information.
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announced 2/25/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Connectwise, Inc.

synopsis: ConnectWise, a community-driven software company dedicated to the success of Technology Solutions Providers, has announced its pending acquisition by Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target: Connectwise, Inc.
ConnectWise is a community-driven software company dedicated to the success of Technology Solutions Providers. Their suite helps customers Manage their business, Sell more efficiently and remotely Control technology so they can consistently deliver amazing customer experiences.
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announced 4/24/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Searchlight Capital Partners, will acquire Mitel Networks Corporation

synopsis: Mitel, a global leader in business communications, announced that it has signed a definitive arrangement agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by affiliates of Searchlight Capital Partners, L.P., a global private investment firm with offices in New York, London and Toronto.
buyer: Searchlight Capital Partners
Searchlight is a global private investment firm with offices in New York, London and Toronto. Searchlight invests in businesses where its long term capital and strategic support accelerate value creation for all stakeholders. "
target: Mitel Networks Corporation (MITL:$1,059.10)
A global market leader in business communications powering more than two billion business connections, Mitel helps businesses and service providers connect, collaborate and provide innovative services to their customers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,441 [$2,001]
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$1,150
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$144
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closed 5/8/2017 via Market Wire

OVH US, purchased vCloud Air Business from VMware, Inc.

synopsis: OVH, a global hyper-scale cloud provider, has completed its previously announced acquisition of vCloud Air, VMware's former cloud offering based on the software-driven data center. VMware vCloud® Air™ is designed specifically to meet enterprise needs and deliver a secure, hybrid cloud experience.
buyer parent: OVH Group
buyer: OVH US
OVH US 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 US operates more cost effectively and passes these benefits back to customers. "
seller parent: Dell, Inc.
seller: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,095.00)
vCloud Air is VMware’s cloud offering based on the software-driven data center and designed specifically to meet enterprise needs delivering a secure, hybrid cloud experience. Since its inception, vCloud Air has serviced industry leading customers as they embrace a hybrid cloud environment.
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closed 4/11/2016 via Company Press Release

Argos Soditic S.A., acquired RSD, Inc.

synopsis: Argos Soditic announces the acquisition of Geneva-based software vendor RSD from its current shareholders Invision and Renaissance PME. RSD develops and sells enterprise-grade software solutions for distributed output and report management.
buyer: Argos Soditic S.A.
Argos Soditic is an independent European private equity group supporting management buyouts of medium sized companies and has offices in Brussels, Frankfurt, Geneva, Milan and Paris. Argos Soditic finds solutions for complex transactions favouring business restructuring and growth before leverage. "
target parent: Invision Private Equity AG
target: RSD, Inc.
RSD was founded in 1973 in Geneva, Switzerland. RSD’s foundation is in mainframe output management and later document archiving and retrieval. As a software vendor, RSD’s technologies help companies to reduce operating costs, to minimize risk exposure and to increase the value of information.
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closed 9/16/2013 via PR Web

eFolder, acquired Anchor Box LLC

synopsis: eFolder, a leading supplier of cloud backup, BDR, and business continuity solutions, announced that it has acquired Anchor Box LLC, a fast-growing startup providing file sync and share software tailored for MSPs, VARs, and cloud providers. Anchor is available on Windows, OSX, iOS, Android, and on the web.
buyer: eFolder
eFolder is a leading supplier of cloud data protection, business continuity, and cloud file sync solutions for MSPs, solution providers, and VARs. eFolder also empowers cost-effective partner and end-user private clouds, allowing partners to meet the needs of any client. "
target: Anchor Box LLC
Anchor is the only comprehensive file synchronization platform built exclusively for Managed Service Providers, VARs, and IT service providers. Anchor is available on Windows, OSX, iOS, Android, and on the web, and can be delivered through public or private cloud models.
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closed 7/9/2013 via Market Wire

Kaseya International Limited, acquired Zyrion

synopsis: Kaseya, a leading provider of IT service management software, announced the acquisition of Zyrion, Inc., a provider of cloud and IT service monitoring software solutions. Zyrion provides the management and monitoring of IT services using ITIL-based Business Service Management (BSM) technology for distributed and complex data center environments.
buyer: Kaseya International Limited
Kaseya is the leading global provider of IT Systems Management software. Kaseya solutions empower everyone from individual consumers to large corporations and IT service providers to proactively manage and control IT assets remotely, easily and efficiently from one integrated Web-based platform. "
target: Zyrion
Zyrion is the leading provider of integrated Cloud and IT infrastructure monitoring software using ITIL Business Service Management (BSM) technology for providing correlated, service-oriented views of the entire cloud, application and network.
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closed 7/10/2018 via GlobeNewswire

SolarWinds, acquired Trusted Metrics

synopsis: SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, announced that it has acquired Trusted Metrics, a provider of real-time threat monitoring and management software.
buyer: SolarWinds (SWI:$906.21)
SolarWinds provides powerful and affordable IT management software to customers worldwide, from Fortune 500 enterprises to small businesses, managed service providers (MSPs), government agencies, and educational institutions. "
target: Trusted Metrics
Trusted Metrics is a provider of real-time threat monitoring and management software. Trusted Metrics provides Elastic SOC®, a multi-tenant, cloud-based platform which gives organizations of any size the ability to incorporate SIEM as a framework for centralized log correlation.
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closed 5/23/2014 via BusinessWire

F5 Networks Inc., acquired Defense.Net, Inc

synopsis: F5 Networks announced that it has acquired Defense.Net, Inc., a privately-held provider of cloud-based security services for protecting data centers and Internet applications from distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.
buyer: F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV:$2,242.45)
F5 provides solutions for an application world. They help organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software defined networking deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. "
target: Defense.Net, Inc
Designed by DDoS industry pioneers, Defense.Net’s service is supported by an advanced, high-throughput infrastructure to defend organizations against the new generation of massive and sophisticated denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.
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announced 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Affluence Corporation, will acquire Flexiant Limited

synopsis: Affluence Corporation, a diversified technology company focusing on innovative Edge Cloud and 5G enhancing technologies, will acquire Flexiant IP Ltd, a leading cloud orchestration business and developer of solutions aimed solely at helping service providers capture the cloud market opportunity.
buyer: Affluence Corporation (OTCPK:AFFU:$0.08)
Affluence Corporation is a holding company primarily focused on the acquisition and roll-up of synergistic companies providing 5G enhancing infrastructure and technologies, edge computing, and innovative cloud solutions. "
target parent: Tern Plc
target: Flexiant Limited
UK-based Flexiant provides solutions to help service providers capture the cloud market opportunity. Flexiant’s cloud orchestration software gives cloud service providers business the agility, as well as freedom and flexibility to scale, deploy and configure servers, simply and cost-effectively.
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closed 2/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

Arista Networks, Inc., acquired Big Switch Networks

synopsis: Arista Networks, a leader in cloud networking, announced that it has acquired Big Switch Networks, a network monitoring and SDN (Software Defined Networking) pioneer. Big Switch Networks was recognized as a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Networking for the third time.
buyer: Arista Networks, Inc. (ANET:$2,410.71)
Arista Networks pioneered software-driven, cognitive cloud networking for large-scale datacenter and campus environments. Arista's award-winning platforms redefine and deliver availability, agility, automation, analytics and security. "
target: Big Switch Networks
Big Switch Networks is the Cloud-First Networking company, bringing public cloud-style networking and hybrid cloud consistency to organizations around the world. It provides data center switching, visibility and analytics solutions for on-premises clouds, public clouds and multi-cloud environments.
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announced 4/24/2019 via Company Press Release

Xilinx, Inc., will acquire Solarflare Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Xilinx, Inc., the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, will acquire Solarflare Communications, Inc., an Irvine, Calif.-based privately-held company. Solarflare is a leading provider of high-performance, low latency networking solutions for customers spanning FinTech to cloud computing.
buyer: Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX:$3,059.04)
Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs and the ACAP, designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry. "
target: Solarflare Communications, Inc.
Solarflare is a leading provider of high-performance, low latency networking solutions for customers spanning FinTech to cloud computing. Solarflare leverages exacting technology to improve end-user cloud experiences by increasing download speeds, minimizing page loading and eliminating buffering.
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closed 5/28/2013 via Market Wire

SolarWinds, acquired N-able Technologies Inc.

synopsis: SolarWinds announced the close of the N-able acquisition, enhancing its remote monitoring and management (RMM) offerings and adding MSP service automation to the range of IT management challenges that the company works to address for the entire IT community.
buyer: SolarWinds (SWI:$906.21)
SolarWinds provides powerful and affordable IT management software to customers worldwide -- from Fortune 500 enterprises to small businesses. SolarWinds products are downloadable, easy to use and maintain, and provide the power, scale, and flexibility needed to address users' management priorities."
target: N-able Technologies Inc.
N-able is the leading global provider of complete IT management and Automation solutions for Managed Service Providers (MSPs). N-able has a proven track record of helping MSPs standardize and automate the setup and delivery of IT services in order to achieve true scalability.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 12/5/2012 via BusinessWire

Egenera, Inc., acquired Fort Technologies

synopsis: Egenera announced the acquisition of Fort Technologies, a cloud lifecycle software provider based in Dublin, Ireland. The acquisition enables Egenera to bring Fort’s innovative management capabilities to its PAN Cloud Director software providing customers a means to design and deliver enterprise-class cloud services.
buyer: Egenera, Inc.
Egenera, Inc.'s leading cloud and data center infrastructure management software, Egenera PAN Cloud Director® and PAN Manager®, provide a simple yet powerful way to quickly design, deploy and manage IT services. "
target: Fort Technologies
The MyWorld Cloud Business Management Software from Fort Technologies provides complete lifecycle management of cloud based IT environments in both a datacenter or enterprise environment.
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closed 10/4/2012 via Reuters

Cisco Systems, Inc., acquired vCider, Inc.

synopsis: Networking equipment company Cisco Systems Inc has acquired virtual networking company vCider to defend itself from competitors in the cloud computing business. VCider, a privately held company founded in 2010, specializes in offering products that let organizations create virtual private networks and link data centers.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$50,575.00)
Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Dominating the market for Internet protocol-based networking equipment, Cisco provides routers and switches used to direct data, voice, and video traffic. "
target: vCider, Inc.
VCider, a privately held company founded in 2010, specializes in offering products that let organizations create virtual private networks and link data centers.
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closed 8/9/2019 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired NanoSec

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has acquired NanoSec, a multi-cloud, zero-trust application and security platform. NanoSec’s security capabilities will be applied to applications and workloads deployed in containers and Kubernetes and will be integrated into McAfee MVISION Cloud and MVISION Server Protection offerings.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee is a device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. Inspired by the power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer solutions that make our world a safer place. It delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world."
target: NanoSec
NanoSec is a pioneer in application-centric security solutions aimed at protecting data center and cloud traffic. Its zero-trust security platform simplifies cloud application workload protection that expands security protection across multiple computing and containerized environments.
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announced 12/15/2016 via Company Press Release

Nokia Corporation, will acquire DeepField

synopsis: Nokia announced plans to acquire Deepfield, the leader in real-time analytics for IP network performance management and security. The acquisition will extend Nokia's leadership in real-time, analytics-driven network and service automation. Deepfield's Internet Genome technology solves the visibility problem by identifying cloud applications.
buyer: Nokia Corporation (NOK:$26,163.38)
Nokia is a global leader in creating the technologies at the heart of the connected world. They serve communications service providers, governments, large enterprises and consumers, with the industry's most complete portfolio of products, services and licensing. "
target: DeepField
Deepfield is the leading provider of real-time network performance and security purpose-built big data analytics for communication service providers and large enterprises. It is perfect for use in data centers and service provider networks.
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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:$11,095.00)
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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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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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:$11,095.00)
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 4/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

VMware, Inc., will acquire Wavefront

synopsis: VMware, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, is to acquire Wavefront, makers of a metrics monitoring service for cloud applications. As a cloud-hosted service, Wavefront ingests, stores, visualizes, and alerts on streaming metric data from clouds and applications.
buyer parent: Dell, Inc.
buyer: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,095.00)
VMware, a leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, helps customers accelerate their digital transformation. VMware enables enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT with VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture™ and solutions for the data center, mobility, & security. "
target: Wavefront
Wavefront, Inc. operates a cloud-based analytics platform for managing data centers. As a cloud-hosted service, Wavefront ingests, stores, visualizes, and alerts on streaming metric data from clouds and applications.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/8/2017 via Market Wire

OVH US, purchased vCloud Air Business from VMware, Inc.

synopsis: OVH, a global hyper-scale cloud provider, has completed its previously announced acquisition of vCloud Air, VMware's former cloud offering based on the software-driven data center. VMware vCloud® Air™ is designed specifically to meet enterprise needs and deliver a secure, hybrid cloud experience.
buyer parent: OVH Group
buyer: OVH US
OVH US 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 US operates more cost effectively and passes these benefits back to customers. "
seller parent: Dell, Inc.
seller: VMware, Inc. (VMW:$11,095.00)
vCloud Air is VMware’s cloud offering based on the software-driven data center and designed specifically to meet enterprise needs delivering a secure, hybrid cloud experience. Since its inception, vCloud Air has serviced industry leading customers as they embrace a hybrid cloud environment.
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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:$11,095.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
seller: observIQ
The True Visibility product suite provides integration solutions for vRealize Operations via management packs. They enable vRealize Operations to provide insight into customers’ data center and hybrid cloud environments, dynamic discovery of customers' applications and infrastructure, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/29/2020 via PR Newswire

Qualys, Inc., acquired Spell Security

synopsis: Qualys, Inc., a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, has acquired Spell Security, a cybersecurity company in India. Spell Security offers an end to end security platform for automated threat hunting and phishing and breach simulations.
buyer: Qualys, Inc. (QLYS:$332.53)
Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions. Qualys helps organizations streamline and consolidate their security and compliance solutions in a single platform and build security into digital transformation initiatives. "
target: Spell Security
Spell Security is a cybersecurity company in India. Spell Security offers an end to end security platform for automated threat hunting and phishing and breach simulations. The platform provides visibility and actionable reports to help businesses become less vulnerable to attacks and hidden threats.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Micro Focus International Limited, acquired Atar Labs

synopsis: UK enterprise software company Micro Focus has acquired the entirety of ATAR Labs, a Turkish cybersecurity company known for its security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) technology.
buyer: Micro Focus International Limited (LSE:MCRO:$3,145.50)
Micro Focus is a leading global enterprise software company uniquely positioned to help customers extend existing investments while embracing new technologies in a world of Hybrid IT. Micro Focus provides a world-class portfolio of enterprise-grade scalable solutions with analytics built in. "
target: Atar Labs
ATAR Labs builds next generation Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platforms. Their flagship product ATAR helps SOC teams to become more vigilant and effective while helping them achieve more.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/2/2020 via Company Press Release

HMD Global Oy, acquired Valona Labs

synopsis: Finland-based HMD Global has acquired the assets of Valona Labs, a mobile and IoT software company based in Texas. The acquisition of Valona Labs, with its expertise in mobile, enterprise, and cybersecurity software, will further HMD’s reputation as a global leader in smartphone software updates and security.
buyer: HMD Global Oy
Finland-based HMD Global is the home of Nokia phones. HMD designs and markets a range of smartphones and feature phones targeted at a range of consumers and price points. With a commitment to innovation and quality, HMD is the proud exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand for phones and tablets. "
target: Valona Labs
Valona Labs is a mobile and IoT software company based in Texas that develops mobile cybersecurity software and solutions for enterprises. The company's Valona DPC application allows IT administrators to manage corporate devices from Android phones and tablets.
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announced 6/15/2020 via Company Press Release

IBM, will acquire Spanugo Inc.

synopsis: IBM announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spanugo, a US-based provider of cloud cybersecurity posture management solutions. To further meet the security demands of its clients in highly regulated industries, IBM will integrate Spanugo software into its public cloud.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$76,536.00)
IBM is a leading cloud platform and cognitive solutions company. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, they are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world. With Watson, the AI platform for business, powered by data, IBM is building industry-based solutions to real-world problems. "
target: Spanugo Inc.
Spanugo is a world-leading company providing Cybersecurity Posture Assurance for the enterprise hybrid cloud. It automates all aspects of Risk, Cybersecurity and Compliance assurance, including automating resource discovery, configuration management, and security best practices.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/24/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Fortress Investment Group LLC, acquired Finjan Software

synopsis: Finjan Holdings, Inc. has been acquired by Fortress Investment Group LLC, a leading, highly diversified global investment manager. Finjan is a recognized pioneer in the development of cybersecurity technologies and will maintain its brand and business model post-transaction.
buyer parent: Softbank Corporation
buyer: Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG:$899.98)
Fortress Investment Group is a leading, highly diversified global investment manager with approximately $43.5 billion of assets under management. Fortress manages assets on behalf of over 1,750 institutional clients and private investors worldwide. "
target: Finjan Software (FNJN:$16.95)
Finjan is a globally recognized pioneer in cybersecurity. Finjan's inventions are embedded within a strong portfolio of patents focusing on software and hardware technologies used to proactively detect previously unknown and emerging threats on a real-time, behavior-based basis.
price ($mm)[EV]
$44 [$14]
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
5.0x
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:$11,095.00)
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. "
target: Lastline, Inc.
Lastline, Inc. provides innovative AI-powered network security products that detect and defeat advanced cyberattacks attempting to enter and operating within a network. Lastline protects network, email, cloud, and web infrastructures, minimizing the risk of damaging and costly data breaches.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/22/2020 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, acquired CyberX

synopsis: The U.S. software giant Microsoft has acquired the Israeli industrial cybersecurity startup CyberX. CyberX is a simple, mature, and interoperable solution for auto-discovering assets, identifying critical vulnerabilities and attack vectors, and continuously monitoring industrial cyber-security networks for malware and targeted attacks.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$138,699.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: CyberX
CyberX is a simple, mature, and interoperable solution for auto-discovering assets, identifying critical vulnerabilities and attack vectors, and continuously monitoring industrial cyber-security networks for malware and targeted attacks.
price ($mm)
$165
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/6/2020 via BNC Analysis

Orchestra Group, acquired Cronus Cyber Technologies

synopsis: Orchestra Group, an Israeli cybersecurity company, has acquired Cronus Cyber Technologies, a global provider of predictive Attack Path Scenario solutions. Cronus offers CyBot, a next-generation vulnerability management tool that continuously showcases validated, global, multi-vector, Attack Path Scenarios.
buyer: Orchestra Group
Orchestra Group is an Israeli cybersecurity company. Orchestra has developed a platform on which different cybersecurity solutions can be operated. The synchronization created by Orchestra provides a platform with a unified policy that gives customers cybserceurity with 360 degree pro-activity. "
target: Cronus Cyber Technologies
Cronus Cyber Technologies is a global provider of predictive Attack Path Scenario solutions. Cronus offers CyBot, a next-generation vulnerability management tool that continuously showcases validated, global, multi-vector, Attack Path Scenarios.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 4/22/2020 via Company Press Release

Jazz Networks merged with Vaion,

synopsis: Jazz Networks, a company that provides unparalleled cybersecurity that protects what matters most, has merged with Vaion, a global technology company that creates and produces innovative products that help organizations understand and act on their surroundings.
buyer: Vaion
Vaion is a global technology company with offices in the UK, Norway, and the USA. They create and produce innovative products that help organizations understand and act on their surroundings. Their ultimate goal is to provide the best platform for actionable intelligence. "
target: Jazz Networks
Based in the UK, Jazz Networks provides unparalleled cybersecurity that protects what matters most. The Jazz Platform offers the deepest visibility and immediate end-to-end protection of organizations' kill chain.
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closed 4/16/2020 via BusinessWire

Swimlane, acquired Syncurity

synopsis: Swimlane, an independent leader in security orchestration, automation and response (SOAR), announced the acquisition of Syncurity Corporation, an organization focused on security incident response and case management.
buyer: Swimlane
Swimlane is a security operations management platform that centralizes an organization's security alerts, automates resolution, and dynamically produces metrics-based dashboards and reports. "
target: Syncurity
Syncurity is the force behind IR-Flow, a rapidly deployable cybersecurity incident response solution. Syncurity IR-Flow helps security professionals streamline their operations and transition to a collaborative incident response process tailored to their unique operating environment.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/2/2020 via GlobeNewswire

WatchGuard Technologies, acquired Panda Security

synopsis: WatchGuard Technologies, a leading global provider of network security and intelligence, secure Wi-Fi and multi-factor authentication, has acquired Panda Security, a leading global provider in advanced endpoint protection.
buyer parent: Vector Capital
buyer: WatchGuard Technologies
WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. is a leading global provider of network security, secure Wi-Fi, multi-factor authentication and network intelligence. The company’s award-winning products and services are trusted around the world by nearly 10,000 security resellers and service providers. "
target parent: Investing Profit Wisely SL
target: Panda Security
Panda Security is a Spanish multinational specialized in the development of IT security solutions. Initially focused on the development of antivirus software, the company has since expanded its line of business to advanced cyber-security services with technology for preventing cyber-crime.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 3/5/2020 via Company Press Release

Marlin Equity Partners, acquired Heimdal Security

synopsis: Marlin Equity Partners is pleased to announce that it has acquired Heimdal Security, a leading European provider of cloud-based cybersecurity solutions. Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Heimdal’s comprehensive endpoint security suite is delivered through a subscription-based, multi-tenant cloud platform.
buyer: Marlin Equity Partners
Marlin Equity Partners is a global investment firm with over $6.7 billion of capital under management that is focused on providing corporate parents, shareholders and other stakeholders with tailored solutions that meet their business and liquidity needs. "
target: Heimdal Security
Heimdal Security is a leading European provider of cloud-based cybersecurity solutions. Headquartered in Denmark and with a strong presence in Scandinavia, and the U.K. and U.S. markets, Heimdal’s endpoint security suite is delivered through a subscription-based, multi-tenant cloud platform.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/31/2020 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired Light Point Security

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has completed its acquisition of Light Point Security, LLC, an award-winning and internationally recognized cybersecurity company whose mission is to deliver elegant, simple-to-use products to complex security problems.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee is a device-to-cloud cybersecurity company. Inspired by the power of working together, McAfee creates business and consumer solutions that make our world a safer place. It delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world."
target: Light Point Security
Light Point Security is an award-winning and internationally recognized cybersecurity company whose mission is to deliver elegant, simple-to-use products to complex security problems with customers ranging from multi-national financial institutions all the way to SMBs and individual home users.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/6/2020 via Company Press Release

Advent International, Crosspoint Capital Partners, will acquire ForeScout Technologies

synopsis: Forescout Technologies, Inc., the leader in device visibility and control, will be acquired by Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, and Crosspoint Capital, a private equity investment firm focused on the cybersecurity and privacy industries.
buyer: Advent International
buyer: Crosspoint Capital Partners
Founded in 1984, Advent International is one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors. Crosspoint Capital Partners is a newly formed private equity investment firm focused on the cybersecurity and privacy industries. "
target: ForeScout Technologies (FSCT:$336.80)
Forescout Technologies is the leader in device visibility and control. Their unified security platform enables enterprises and government agencies to gain complete situational awareness of their extended enterprise environment and orchestrate actions to reduce cyber and operational risk.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,769 [$1,717]
rev ($mm)
$337
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Skyview Capital LLC, acquired Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Skyview Capital, LLC, a global private investment firm, has acquired Fidelis Cybersecurity, Inc. from a consortium of investors. Fidelis is a leading provider of threat detection, hunting, and response solutions trusted by large corporations and government entities as the last line of defense.
buyer: Skyview Capital LLC
Skyview Capital is a global private investment firm that specializes in the acquisition and management of mission critical enterprises in the areas of technology, telecommunications, business services, and manufacturing. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc.
Fidelis Cybersecurity is a provider of threat detection, hunting, and response solutions. Fidelis combats cybercrime, data theft, and espionage by providing full visibility across hybrid cloud / on-prem environments, automating threat and data theft detection, and optimizing incident response.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Mimecast Services Limited, acquired Segasec

synopsis: Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company headquartered in the UK, has acquired Segasec, a Tel-Aviv based provider of digital threat protection. With the acquisition of Segasec, Mimecast can provide brand exploit protection using machine learning to identify potential hackers at the earliest stages of an attack.
buyer: Mimecast Services Limited (MIME:$442.91)
UK-based Mimecast makes business email and data safer for thousands of customers and their millions of employees worldwide. Founded in 2003, the company's next-generation cloud-based security, archiving, and continuity services protect email and deliver comprehensive email risk management. "
target: Segasec
Segasec is a Tel-Aviv based cybersecurity startup providing end-to-end digital threat protection against customer hijacking attacks. Segasec's technology provides intelligence about attacks at the earliest possible stages, running quadrillions of scans that identify even unknown attack patterns.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Broadcom Limited, acquired Bay Dynamics, Inc.

synopsis: Broadcom Inc. has acquired Bay Dynamics Inc., the market leader in providing cybersecurity solutions to protect organizations around the world from evolving security threats and to reduce their business risk with its innovative next generation machine learning and predictive analytics technology.
buyer: Broadcom Limited (AVGO:$22,597.00)
Broadcom Inc., a Delaware corporation headquartered in San Jose, CA, is a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies a broad range of semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions. Broadcom's solutions include data center networking and storage, and more. "
target: Bay Dynamics, Inc.
Bay Dynamics is the market leader in providing cybersecurity solutions to protect organizations around the world from evolving security threats and to reduce their business risk with its innovative next generation machine learning and predictive analytics technology.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 1/24/2020 via BusinessWire

F5 Networks Inc., acquired Shape Security

synopsis: F5 Networks, Inc. has acquired Shape Security, a company that defends the world’s largest enterprises from all types of fraud against their online applications, including more than half of all online banking in North America. Shape’s fraud prevention platform detects and blocks up to 1 billion fraudulent or unwanted transactions daily.
buyer: F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV:$2,242.45)
F5 provides solutions for an application world. They help organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software defined networking deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. "
target: Shape Security
Shape Security defends the world’s largest enterprises from all types of fraud against their online applications, including more than half of all online banking in North America. Shape’s fraud prevention platform detects and blocks up to 1 billion fraudulent or unwanted transactions daily.
price ($mm)
$1,028
rev ($mm)
$60
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
17.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/12/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Fortinet Inc., acquired CyberSponse

synopsis: Fortinet announced that it has completed the acquisition of CyberSponse, a leading Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform provider based in Arlington, Virginia. The CyOPs™ SOAR platform enables analysts to efficiently evaluate threats by automating data from hundreds of enterprise security tools.
buyer: Fortinet Inc. (FTNT:$2,260.50)
Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Their unique security fabric combines purpose-built ASICs, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to provide security, better visibility and control. "
target: CyberSponse
CyberSponse is a leading Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform provider based in Arlington, Virginia. The CyOPs™ SOAR platform enables analysts to efficiently evaluate threats by automating data from hundreds of enterprise security tools.
price ($mm)
$28
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A263860
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc. is a South Korean-based provider of Network Access Control (NAC) solutions. Their flagship product, Genian NAC, helps businesses maintain smart visiblity and control of all of their IT assets and ensures the highest level of security compliance by using cloud technology.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.74
EBIT ($mm)
$2.43
Net Income ($mm)
$2.21
Employees
0
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Ticker: SZSE:300496
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thundersoft
Thundersoft is a world-leading provider of mobile operating system and smart device solutions. The company delivers solutions and services to markets (including smartphone, tablet, IoT, automotive and enterprise markets) with full-stack engineering resources covering software and hardware.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$151.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.29
EBIT ($mm)
$10.54
Net Income ($mm)
$14.31
Employees
2124
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Ticker: CDRB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Code Rebel
Code Rebel is an enterprise software company that develops, licenses, and supports software designed for cross-platform enterprise security and productivity.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.73)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.74)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4
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Ticker: ADGL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AllDigital, Inc.
AllDigital, Inc.
AllDigital offers secure digital broadcasting solutions across multiple devices including mobile, desktop and digital television. Global media and entertainment, enterprise, and organizations have leveraged from their connected device technology to get to market faster, more efficiently.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$4.10
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.61)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.68)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
28
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meru Networks, Inc.
Meru Networks, Inc.
Founded in 2002, Meru Networks provides a virtualized wireless LAN architecture that cost-effectively delivers the performance, reliability, predictability and operational simplicity of a wired network, with the advantages of mobility.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TWLO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Twilio
Twilio
Twilio's mission is to fuel the future of communications. Developers and businesses use Twilio to make communications relevant and contextual by embedding messaging, voice, and video capabilities directly into their software applications.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$492.65
EBITDA ($mm)
($77.71)
EBIT ($mm)
($88.98)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1119
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Ticker: AKAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Akamai Technologies
Akamai Technologies
Akamai, the leader in Content Delivery Network services, makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. Their advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize experiences for any device, anywhere.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,794.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$782.96
EBIT ($mm)
$509.29
Net Income ($mm)
$422.64
Employees
7519
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALANV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anevia
Anevia
Anevia is a company in France that provides multiscreen OTT and IPTV solutions for live and on-demand video streaming to television sets, computers, tablets, and mobile phones. Their solutions cover the entire value chain and allow content distributors to build their own head-ends and CDNs.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$13.99
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.95)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.22)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
57
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Ticker: OM:SINCH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sinch AB
Sinch AB
Sweden-based Sinch brings businesses and people closer with tools enabling personal engagement. Its leading cloud communications platform lets businesses reach every mobile phone on the planet, in seconds or less, through mobile messaging, voice, and video.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$598.32
EBITDA ($mm)
$60.69
EBIT ($mm)
$47.30
Net Income ($mm)
$33.49
Employees
595
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Ticker: TSXV:MTLO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Martello Technologies, Inc.
Martello Technologies, Inc.
Martello’s solutions manage and optimize the performance of real-time services on cloud and enterprise networks. Their solutions allow over the top (OTT) service providers and enterprises around the world to deliver better service quality and a reliable user experience.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$9.40
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.58)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.28)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
92
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Ticker: ATEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A10 Networks
A10 Networks
A10 Networks is a leader in application networking and security, providing a range of high-performance application networking solutions that help organizations ensure that their data center applications and networks remain highly available, accelerated and secure.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$208.74
EBITDA ($mm)
($22.61)
EBIT ($mm)
($30.74)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
772
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Ticker: TSE:4425
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kudan
Kudan
Japan-based Kudan is accelerating the evolution of Virtuality (AR/MR/VR)* and Robotics (automobile/drone/robot) by developing industry leading computer software algorithms classified as Artificial Perception.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.74)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
15
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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
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,121.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.20
EBIT ($mm)
($114.80)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7643
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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
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,976.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$900.10
EBIT ($mm)
$882.72
Net Income ($mm)
$791.58
Employees
5070
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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
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: PFPT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Proofpoint, Inc.
Proofpoint, Inc.
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.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$935.03
EBITDA ($mm)
($33.17)
EBIT ($mm)
($118.32)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3368
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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: 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
2019
rev ($mm)
$871.60
EBITDA ($mm)
($120.32)
EBIT ($mm)
($200.77)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3200
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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)
$423.98
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.50
EBIT ($mm)
($6.70)
Net Income ($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
2020
rev ($mm)
$391.49
EBITDA ($mm)
($38.92)
EBIT ($mm)
($54.93)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1480
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Ticker: QLYS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc.
Qualys, Inc. is a pioneer and leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions. Qualys helps organizations streamline their security and compliance solutions in a single platform and build security into digital transformation initiatives for better outcomes and substantial savings.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$332.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$108.25
EBIT ($mm)
$77.23
Net Income ($mm)
$74.76
Employees
1322
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