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Mergers and Acquisitions
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Mission complete: CLX Communications fully aquires Mblox
CLX communications acquired Mblox in May of this year, but it was only two days ago that it gained access to 100% of the shares it has in the company.
ComCom officially weighs in on Vodafone/Sky merger
“We give clearance to a proposed merger only if we are satisfied the merger is unlikely to have the effect of substantially lessening competition."
Mitel out as Polycom gets better offer
The merger between Polycom and Mitel has come to end with Polycom announcing it has terminated the agreement following a better offer.
Google Cloud Platform buys major video software provider Avanto
Video software and processing developer Anvato has announced that it is joining the Google Cloud Platform.
Avast acquires AVG for $1.3billion
Avast Software has just announced its acquisition of fellow industry pioneer, security provider and long time rival AVG Technologies.
It's official: Shareholders say YES to Sky-Vodafone merger
Sky shareholders have voted YES to the Sky-Vodafone merger this morning at a special meeting held at the Pullman Hotel in Auckland this morning.
Tomorrow's the big day: Shareholders set to vote on Sky-Vodafone merger
The Vodafone-Sky merger is set to be put to shareholders at 10.30am tomorrow morning (July 6) at the Pullman Hotel in Auckland.
Blue Central acquires VCPro; gains new boss
Blue Central has acquired VCPro for an undisclosed sum in a deal which gives the IT solutions and services provider new offerings - and a new boss.
Ruckus & Brocade Aussie MDs resign ahead of global merger
The two Australian managing directors of Ruckus Wireless and Brocade have left, right before the two companies undergo a global merger.
Why is Dell really dropping its assets? To fund its EMC acquisition
Dell is cutting its losses with its sale of Dell Software Group & its non-core assets to focus on its EMC acquisition, according to a TBR white paper.
Dell sells its Software Group division to global investment giants
Dell has signed a definitive agreement with Francisco Partners and Elliott Management to sell Dell Software Group for an unspecified price tag.
Microsoft's LinkedIn purchase: The far-reaching industry implications
Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn will have far-reaching implications to Microsoft's own business, competitors, partners and customers.
Microsoft's LinkedIn purchase speaks volumes about communications
Microsoft’s offer to acquire LinkedIn for $26bn highlights the continued importance & challenges of communication platforms in the digital age.
LinkedIn buy out: What are the experts saying?
Microsoft's colossal purchase of LinkedIn for $26.2 billion has been the talk of the tech world this morning, so what are the experts saying?
Microsoft buys LinkedIn for a cool $26.2 billion
Microsoft will acquire business social networking website LinkedIn for $196 per share in an all-cash transaction totalling $26.2 billion.
The Voda-Sky merger: What does it mean?
There is a lot of hype surrounding the recent announcement, but what does it all actually mean?
Citadel acquires Kapish; ups filosoph-e investment
Citadel is acquiring HPE gold partner Kapish and increasing its investment in filosoph-e as it actively targets new markets.
Expert opinion: HPE Enterprise Services merge with CSC
CSC and HPE (Hewlett-Packard Enterprise) surprised the market by announcing that HPE would spin off and merge its Enterprise Services unit with CSC.
HPE & CSC to form spinoff merger worth $26 billion
Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced a spinoff merger with CSC to form a pure play IT services provider worth $26 billion.
Chinese consortium snaps up Lexmark in US$3.6 billion deal
United States printer manufacturer Lexmark is being acquired by a Chinese consortium in a US$3.6 billion deal.
Zettagrid buys cloud provider Conexim, increases scale, product breadth
Australian IaaS provider Zettagrid has snapped up cloud provider Conexim as it seeks increased scale, product breadth and reach.
Brocade snaps up Ruckus in $1.2 billion deal
Brocade has joined the wireless buy-up, snapping up Ruckus Wireless in a US$1.2 billion deal.
Dell sheds IT services arm to NTT Data
Dell is selling its IT services arm, Dell Services, to Japan’s NTT Data, in a US$3.05 billion deal, freeing up cash for its EMC acquisition.
Change at the top for Shoply as merger nears
Shoply CEO Vaughan Clark has abruptly retired from the top job, with an interim executive chairman stepping in until the merger is completed.