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Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,600,000,000 eAccess Softbank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
3 $764,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $503,873,000 GameABC ZheBao Media Games Acquisition
7 $468,400,000 gloops Nexon Games Acquisition
8 $350,000,000 Wildfire Google Marketing Acquisition
9 $258,000,000 MeeGo Jolla Software & Services Investment
10 $230,500,000 Asia Tone Equinix Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $230,000,000 Vividwireless Optus Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $216,000,000 Xiaomi Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $200,000,000 Aliyun Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $200,000,000 Mogujie IDG Media Investment
15 $173,800,000 Pokelabo GREE Games Acquisition
16 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Naspers, Tiger Global Ecommerce Investment
17 $125,000,000 LianLian Pay American Express Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $96,000,000 Ntreev Soft NCsoft Games Acquisition
19 $92,000,000 Cygames DeNA Games Investment
20 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public

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  1. Japan’s Third Largest Carrier, Softbank, To Acquire Fourth Placed eAccess In Share Swap Worth $2.6BN (TechCrunch)
  2. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  3. Sony Corp acquires So-Net (Sony Entertainment Network)
  4. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  5. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  6. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (TechNode)
  7. Online Games Giant Nexon Acquires Japanese Mobile Games Developer gloops For $468.4M Cash (TechCrunch)
  8. Google Slaps $100M Golden Handcuffs On Wildfire To Retain Employees After $350M Acquisition (TechCrunch)
  9. MeeGo OS Gets a $258M Lifeline from Jolla-led Alliance (Pando Daily)
  10. Equinix Completes $230 Million Acquisition of Hong Kong Data Center Provider (Tech In Asia)
  11. Optus buys Vividwireless for $230m (Delimeter)
  12. Breaking: Xiaomi Raising $216M in Third Round (Technode)
  13. China’s Alibaba to spin off team developing mobile operating system (Reuters)
  14. China’s Top Pinterest Clone Mogujie Confirms Series C Funding, Now Valued at $200 Million (Tech In Asia)
  15. GREE Acquires Japanese Social Game Publisher Pokelabo for $173.8 Million (Tech In Asia)
  16. Updated: Report: Flipkart To Raise $150M From Naspers, Tiger; What About Tradus? (Media Mana)
  17. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (TechCrunch)
  18. League of Legends and NCsoft’s Ntreev acquisition, this week in Korean news (Gamasutra)
  19. DeNA Picks Up 20 Percent Stake in Cygames for $92 Million (Tech In Asia)
  20. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $2,500,000,000 Elpida Memory Micron Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,200,000,000 AboveNet Zayo Group Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $1,700,000,000 Cable & Wireless Worldwide Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
8 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $1,040,000,000 ASML Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $974,000,000 ASML Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $764,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $612,000,000 Hughes Telematics Verizon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $494,000,000 Gennum Corporation Semtech Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $479,800,000 Bol.com Royal Ahold Ecommerce Acquisition
19 $430,000,000 XtremIO EMC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $356,000,000 AuthenTec Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  2. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  3. Micron to Acquire Elpida Memory for $2.5 Billion (Pando Daily)
  4. Zayo Group To Acquire High Bandwidth Connectivity Company AboveNet For $2.2 Billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Vodafone Buys Cable & Wireless For $1.7B, Gives Mobile Carrier Bigger Window On Enterprise, Broadband (TechCrunch)
  6. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  7. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  8. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  9. Taiwan Semiconductor Buys 5% ASML Equity Stake (Bloomberg)
  10. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  11. Taking A Big Hit On Design, Samsung Doubles Down On Chips, Puts $974M Into ASML (TechCrunch)
  12. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  13. Sony Corp acquires So-Net (Sony Entertainment Network)
  14. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  15. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  16. Verizon Purchases Hughes Telematics for $612M (Pando Daily)
  17. Semtech To Pay $494M For Data Communications Firm Gennum (SoCal Tech)
  18. Royal Ahold acquires Bol.com (The Deal Pipiline)
  19. EMC goes all-flash, buys XtremIO for $430M (Gigaom)
  20. Apple Buys Samsung’s Android Security Partner AuthenTec For $356M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $2,500,000,000 Elpida Memory Micron Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,200,000,000 AboveNet Zayo Group Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $1,700,000,000 Cable & Wireless Worldwide Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $1,040,000,000 ASML Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $974,000,000 ASML Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $764,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $612,000,000 Hughes Telematics Verizon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $494,000,000 Gennum Corporation Semtech Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $430,000,000 XtremIO EMC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $356,000,000 AuthenTec Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $334,000,000 SeaMicro AMD Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $310,000,000 CSR Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  2. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  3. Micron to Acquire Elpida Memory for $2.5 Billion (Pando Daily)
  4. Zayo Group To Acquire High Bandwidth Connectivity Company AboveNet For $2.2 Billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Vodafone Buys Cable & Wireless For $1.7B, Gives Mobile Carrier Bigger Window On Enterprise, Broadband (TechCrunch)
  6. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  7. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  8. Taiwan Semiconductor Buys 5% ASML Equity Stake (Bloomberg)
  9. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  10. Taking A Big Hit On Design, Samsung Doubles Down On Chips, Puts $974M Into ASML (TechCrunch)
  11. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  12. Sony Corp acquires So-Net (Sony Entertainment Network)
  13. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  14. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  15. Verizon Purchases Hughes Telematics for $612M (Pando Daily)
  16. Semtech To Pay $494M For Data Communications Firm Gennum (SoCal Tech)
  17. EMC goes all-flash, buys XtremIO for $430M (Gigaom)
  18. Apple Buys Samsung’s Android Security Partner AuthenTec For $356M (TechCrunch)
  19. AMD Completes SeaMicro Buy (Silicon Tap )
  20. Samsung buys CSR’s handset connectivity technology and 21 patents for $310 million (The Verge)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $2,500,000,000 Elpida Memory Micron Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,200,000,000 AboveNet Zayo Group Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $1,700,000,000 Cable & Wireless Worldwide Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $612,000,000 Hughes Telematics Verizon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $494,000,000 Gennum Corporation Semtech Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $430,000,000 XtremIO EMC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $356,000,000 AuthenTec Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $334,000,000 SeaMicro AMD Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $310,000,000 CSR Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $271,000,000 Lightwire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $230,500,000 Asia Tone Equinix Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $230,000,000 RadVision Avaya Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  2. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  3. Micron to Acquire Elpida Memory for $2.5 Billion (Pando Daily)
  4. Zayo Group To Acquire High Bandwidth Connectivity Company AboveNet For $2.2 Billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Vodafone Buys Cable & Wireless For $1.7B, Gives Mobile Carrier Bigger Window On Enterprise, Broadband (TechCrunch)
  6. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  7. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  8. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  9. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  10. Vodafone buys Telstra’s NZ unit for £430m (Money Control)
  11. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  12. Verizon Purchases Hughes Telematics for $612M (Pando Daily)
  13. Semtech To Pay $494M For Data Communications Firm Gennum (SoCal Tech)
  14. EMC goes all-flash, buys XtremIO for $430M (Gigaom)
  15. Apple Buys Samsung’s Android Security Partner AuthenTec For $356M (TechCrunch)
  16. AMD Completes SeaMicro Buy (Silicon Tap )
  17. Samsung buys CSR’s handset connectivity technology and 21 patents for $310 million (The Verge)
  18. Cisco Buys Lightwire (Silicon Tap)
  19. Equinix Completes $230 Million Acquisition of Hong Kong Data Center Provider (Tech In Asia)
  20. RadVision Finally Finds A Home With Telecom Giant Avaya — For $230 Million (Techcrunch)