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Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000,000 Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $24,900,000,000 Dell Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $7,200,000,000 Molex Koch Industries Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 Blackberry Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $865,000,000 AXIS Axiata Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $810,000,000 Beidou China Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $310,000,000 Aurora Networks Pace PLC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $255,000,000 Validity Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $198,630,000 ISP Dodo M2 Telecommunications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $180,000,000 Composite Software Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Verizon Takes Full Grip of Verizon Wireless in $130B Deal with Vodafone (Xconomy)
  2. Dell shareholders approve buyout by founder Michael Dell (BBC)
  3. Koch brothers move into electronics with $7.2 billion Molex deal (Reuters)
  4. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  5. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  6. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  7. Here’s the full list of companies that invested $1 billion into BlackBerry, plus interim CEO has a base salary of $1 million (Mobile Syrup)
  8. Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS (Tech In Asia)
  9. China Is Investing $810M In Beidou, A Navigation System It Hopes Will Eventually Rival GPS (Techcrunch)
  10. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  11. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  12. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  13. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  14. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  15. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  16. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  17. Pace PLC Pace acquisition of Aurora Networks, Inc. (The Wall Street Journal)
  18. Synaptics moves into fingerprint ID with $255M purchase of startup Validity (Venture Beat)
  19. M2 Telecommunications acquires ISP Dodo for A$203.9m and junior telco Eftel for A$44.1m, 5*FY14 EBITDA (Australian Technology Transactions)
  20. Cisco Acquires Composite Software for $180,000,000 (Xconomy)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000,000 Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $24,900,000,000 Dell Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $7,200,000,000 Molex Koch Industries Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 Blackberry Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $865,000,000 AXIS Axiata Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $810,000,000 Beidou China Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $310,000,000 Aurora Networks Pace PLC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $255,000,000 Validity Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $198,630,000 ISP Dodo M2 Telecommunications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $180,000,000 Composite Software Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Verizon Takes Full Grip of Verizon Wireless in $130B Deal with Vodafone (Xconomy)
  2. Dell shareholders approve buyout by founder Michael Dell (BBC)
  3. Koch brothers move into electronics with $7.2 billion Molex deal (Reuters)
  4. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  5. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  6. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  7. Here’s the full list of companies that invested $1 billion into BlackBerry, plus interim CEO has a base salary of $1 million (Mobile Syrup)
  8. Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS (Tech In Asia)
  9. China Is Investing $810M In Beidou, A Navigation System It Hopes Will Eventually Rival GPS (Techcrunch)
  10. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  11. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  12. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  13. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  14. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  15. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  16. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  17. Pace PLC Pace acquisition of Aurora Networks, Inc. (The Wall Street Journal)
  18. Synaptics moves into fingerprint ID with $255M purchase of startup Validity (Venture Beat)
  19. M2 Telecommunications acquires ISP Dodo for A$203.9m and junior telco Eftel for A$44.1m, 5*FY14 EBITDA (Australian Technology Transactions)
  20. Cisco Acquires Composite Software for $180,000,000 (Xconomy)

Top 20 Deals for August 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000,000 Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $24,900,000,000 Dell Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $7,200,000,000 Molex Koch Industries Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $1,900,000,000 91 Wireless Baidu Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
10 $925,000,000 CPUsage Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $865,000,000 AXIS Axiata Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $810,000,000 Beidou China Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Investment
14 $800,000,000 Braintree Ebay Transactions Acquisition
15 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $700,000,000 360Buy Ontario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom Holdings Ecommerce Investment
18 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Takes Full Grip of Verizon Wireless in $130B Deal with Vodafone (Xconomy)
  2. Dell shareholders approve buyout by founder Michael Dell (BBC)
  3. Koch brothers move into electronics with $7.2 billion Molex deal (Reuters)
  4. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  5. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  6. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  7. Baidu Agrees To Buy Chinese Android App Distributor 91 Wireless For $1.9B (Techcrunch)
  8. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  9. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  10. CPUsage Closes $925K Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS (Tech In Asia)
  12. China Is Investing $810M In Beidou, A Navigation System It Hopes Will Eventually Rival GPS (Techcrunch)
  13. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  14. EBay’s PayPal Acquires Payments Gateway Braintree For $800M In Cash (TechCrunch)
  15. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  16. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  17. China’s 360Buy Unwraps Massive New Funding Round of $700 Million (Tech In Asia)
  18. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  19. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  20. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)

Top 20 Acquisitions for August 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000,000 Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $24,900,000,000 Dell Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $7,200,000,000 Molex Koch Industries Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $1,900,000,000 91 Wireless Baidu Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
10 $865,000,000 AXIS Axiata Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $800,000,000 Braintree Ebay Transactions Acquisition
12 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Software & Services Acquisition
17 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
18 $485,723,000 Ogone Ingenico Software & Services Acquisition
19 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $414,000,000 Adap.tv AOL Marketing Acquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Takes Full Grip of Verizon Wireless in $130B Deal with Vodafone (Xconomy)
  2. Dell shareholders approve buyout by founder Michael Dell (BBC)
  3. Koch brothers move into electronics with $7.2 billion Molex deal (Reuters)
  4. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  5. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  6. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  7. Baidu Agrees To Buy Chinese Android App Distributor 91 Wireless For $1.9B (Techcrunch)
  8. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  9. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  10. Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS (Tech In Asia)
  11. EBay’s PayPal Acquires Payments Gateway Braintree For $800M In Cash (TechCrunch)
  12. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  13. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  14. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  15. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  16. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  17. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  18. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  19. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  20. AOL finishes buying Adap.tv for $414 million (Bizjounals)