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Top 20 Software & Services Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,260,000,000 Brightstar SoftBank Software & Services Investment
2 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Acquisition
3 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
4 $354,000,000 PrimeSense Apple Software & Services Acquisition
5 $324,000,000 The 41st Parameter Experian Software & Services Investment
6 $250,000,000 Spotify Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
7 $196,500,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
8 $170,000,000 Gracenote Tribune Software & Services Acquisition
9 $155,000,000 Skyfire Opera Software & Services Acquisition
10 $150,000,000 MongoDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $150,000,000 SevOne Bain Capital Software & Services Investment
12 $150,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $150,000,000 Xero Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $136,000,000 BankLink MYOB Finance NZ Software & Services Acquisition
15 $130,000,000 Vocalocity Vonage Software & Services Acquisition
16 $130,000,000 Soluto Asurion Software & Services Acquisition
17 $111,622,500 Softonic Partners Group Software & Services Investment
18 $110,000,000 Directi Endurance International Software & Services Acquisition
19 $107,800,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
20 $105,000,000 Pivotal Labs GE Software & Services Investment

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  1. Brightstar Receives $1.26BN Investment from SoftBank (FinSMEs)
  2. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  3. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  4. Apple reportedly acquires Kinect-tech maker PrimeSense for $345M (Venture Beat)
  5. Experian to buy 41st Parameter in $324m deal (The Financial Times)
  6. Technology Crossover Ventures Funds All Of Spotify’s $250M International Growth Round (TechCrunch)
  7. Palantir Technologies Raises $196.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Tribune To Acquire Sony Audio Recognition Unit Gracenote For $170 Million (TechCrunch)
  9. Opera buys Skyfire for $155M to trim carriers’ mobile video burden
    (VentureBeat)
  10. MongoDB Raises $150M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring (Techcrunch)
  12. Pure Storage Raises $150M And Sets For Battle With The Storage Giants (TechCrunch)
  13. Xero to Intuit: I have $150M in funding — now gimme all your customers (Venture Beat)
  14. MYOB acquires NZ firm for $136m (The Channel)
  15. Vonage Acquires Vocalocity For $130 Million (Pulse2.0)
  16. Cloud-Based Device Management Startup Soluto Acquired By Device Insurers Asurion For Up To $130M (TechCrunch)
  17. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  18. Directi Acquired for $ 110 mn by Endurance International (NextBigWhat.com)
  19. Palantir’s Latest Round Valuing It At $9B Swells To $107.8M In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  20. GE Puts $105M Into Pivotal, The New EMC And VMware Platform Initiative, But Here’s What It Is Missing (Techcrunch)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,260,000,000 Brightstar SoftBank Software & Services Investment
2 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Acquisition
3 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
4 $354,000,000 PrimeSense Apple Software & Services Acquisition
5 $324,000,000 The 41st Parameter Experian Software & Services Investment
6 $250,000,000 Spotify Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
7 $196,500,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
8 $155,000,000 Skyfire Opera Software & Services Acquisition
9 $150,000,000 SevOne Bain Capital Software & Services Investment
10 $150,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $150,000,000 MongoDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $150,000,000 Xero Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $136,000,000 BankLink MYOB Finance NZ Software & Services Acquisition
14 $130,000,000 Vocalocity Vonage Software & Services Acquisition
15 $130,000,000 Soluto Asurion Software & Services Acquisition
16 $111,622,500 Softonic Partners Group Software & Services Investment
17 $110,000,000 Directi Endurance International Software & Services Acquisition
18 $105,000,000 Pivotal Labs GE Software & Services Investment
19 $103,000,000 Lynda.com Accel Partners, Spectrum Equity Software & Services Investment
20 $103,000,000 Confio SolarWinds Software & Services Acquisition
  1. Brightstar Receives $1.26BN Investment from SoftBank (FinSMEs)
  2. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  3. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  4. Apple reportedly acquires Kinect-tech maker PrimeSense for $345M (Venture Beat)
  5. Experian to buy 41st Parameter in $324m deal (The Financial Times)
  6. Technology Crossover Ventures Funds All Of Spotify’s $250M International Growth Round (TechCrunch)
  7. Palantir Technologies Raises $196.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Opera buys Skyfire for $155M to trim carriers’ mobile video burden
    (VentureBeat)
  9. SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring (Techcrunch)
  10. Pure Storage Raises $150M And Sets For Battle With The Storage Giants (TechCrunch)
  11. MongoDB Raises $150M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Xero to Intuit: I have $150M in funding — now gimme all your customers (Venture Beat)
  13. MYOB acquires NZ firm for $136m (The Channel)
  14. Vonage Acquires Vocalocity For $130 Million (Pulse2.0)
  15. Cloud-Based Device Management Startup Soluto Acquired By Device Insurers Asurion For Up To $130M (TechCrunch)
  16. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  17. Directi Acquired for $ 110 mn by Endurance International (NextBigWhat.com)
  18. GE Puts $105M Into Pivotal, The New EMC And VMware Platform Initiative, But Here’s What It Is Missing (Techcrunch)
  19. Learning firm Lynda.com wins $103 mln investment from Accel, Spectrum (Reuters)
  20. SolarWinds buys software maker for $103M (Biz Journal)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for July 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $198,630,000 ISP Dodo M2 Telecommunications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $180,000,000 Composite Software Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $155,000,000 Skyfire Opera Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $150,000,000 SevOne Bain Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $120,000,000 NexGen Storage Fusion-io Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $107,000,000 JouleX Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $105,000,000 Ingenuity Systems Qiagen N.V. Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $85,000,000 Arieso JDSU Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $82,000,000 Kotura Mellanox Technologies Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $80,000,000 Clearwire Sprint Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $78,201,000 Revera Telecom Corp of New Zealand Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $75,000,000 Corsair Components Francisco Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $60,000,000 Roku Fidelity, Peter Kafka Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $55,000,000 Telanetix Intermedia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $55,000,000 Revision Optics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $51,000,000 Affirmed Networks Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  2. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  3. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  4. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  5. M2 Telecommunications acquires ISP Dodo for A$203.9m and junior telco Eftel for A$44.1m, 5*FY14 EBITDA (Australian Technology Transactions)
  6. Cisco Acquires Composite Software for $180,000,000 (Xconomy)
  7. Opera buys Skyfire for $155M to trim carriers’ mobile video burden
    (VentureBeat)
  8. SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring (Techcrunch)
  9. Fusion-io Acquires NexGen Storage for $120M (FinSMEs)
  10. Cisco to Acquire JouleX for $107M (FinSMEs)
  11. Qiagen N.V. Acquires Ingenuity Systems for $105,000,000 (Xconomy)
  12. JDSU Buys Arieso For $85M In Cash To Boost Its Mobile Network Business (TechCrunch)
  13. Mellanox Technologies Acquires Kotura for $82,000,000 (Xconomy)
  14. Clearwire takes $80M from Sprint even as it’s flirting with Dish for a buyout (VentureBeat)
  15. Telecom NZ acquires NZ cloud data centre and infrastructure services firm Revera for NZ$96.5m, est 6.43*2013 EBITDA (Australian Technology Transactions)
  16. Corsair Components Receives $75M Strategic Investment from Francisco Partners (FinSMEs)
  17. Roku Wants To Be Part Of Your Next Smart TV, Raises $60 Million To Do It (Techcrunch)
  18. INTERMEDIA TO ACQUIRE TELANETIX (INTERMEDIA )
  19. ReVision Optics Raises $55M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. AFFIRMED NETWORKS RAISES $51M (FinSMEs)