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Top 20 North American Deals for January 2014


Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
5 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
7 $90,700,000 Gravity AOL Marketing Acquisition
8 $80,000,000 Aviate Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $49,000,000 Unicorn Media Brightcove Marketing Acquisition
10 $43,000,000 Ideeli Groupon Ecommerce Acquisition
11 $32,000,000 Scout Analytics ServiceSource Software & Services Acquisition
12 Undisclosed GoPago Amazon, DoubleBeam Software & Services Acquisition
13 Undisclosed MatchMate LikeBright Transactions Acquisition
14 Undisclosed Mandiant FireEye Software & Services Acquisition
15 Undisclosed SnappyCam Apple Mobile & Apps Acquisition
16 Undisclosed Sense Networks YP Marketing Acquisition
17 Undisclosed Corente Oracle Software & Services Acquisition
18 Undisclosed InsightsOne Apigee Marketing Acquisition
19 Undisclosed Morta Security Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Impermium Google Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  2. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  3. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  4. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  5. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  6. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  7. Setting Its Sights On Content Personalization, AOL To Acquire Gravity For $90.7M (TechCrunch)
  8. Source: Yahoo Bought Aviate For $80M (TechCrunch)
  9. Brightcove buys Unicorn Media for $US49m (ARN)
  10. Groupon Acquires Ideeli for $43M (FinSMEs)
  11. ServiceSource Acquires Scout Analytics For $32M (TechCrunch)
  12. GoPago Split by Amazon and DoubleBeam (FinSMEs)
  13. LikeBright Acquires MatchMate (FinSMEs)
  14. FireEye Acquires Mandiant (FinSMEs)
  15. Apple Acquires Rapid-Fire Camera App Developer SnappyLabs [Update: Confirmed] (TechCrunch)
  16. YP Acquires Sense Networks (FinSMEs)
  17. Oracle Agrees to Buy Cloud-Based Service (DealBook NT TImes)
  18. Apigee buys InsightsOne in quest to tell businesses what to watch out for (update) (Venture Beat)
  19. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Morta Security (FinSMEs)
  20. Google acquires website protection startup Impermium (TNW)