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Top 20 Software & Services Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,700,000,000 TW Telecom Level 3 Software & Services Acquisition
2 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
3 $752,000,000 iParadigms Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Acquisition
4 $500,000,000 DeepMind Google Software & Services Acquisition
5 $500,000,000 Skybox Imaging Google Software & Services Acquisition
6 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
7 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
8 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
9 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
10 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
12 $175,000,000 Inktank Red Hat Software & Services Acquisition
13 $175,000,000 Tail-f Systems Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
14 $160,000,000 Cloudera Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $130,000,000 Flatiron Google Ventures Software & Services Investment
16 $125,000,000 Domo Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $101,000,000 Nutanix Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
19 $100,000,000 Dude Solutions Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
20 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Level 3 Agrees to Buy TW Telecom in $5.7 Billion Deal (Bloomberg)
  2. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  3. Acquisition of iParadigms for $752 Million Led by
    Insight Venture Partners (Turnitin)
  4. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  5. Google Buys Satellite Company Skybox Imaging For $500 Million (Business Insider)
  6. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  7. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  8. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  9. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  10. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)
  11. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  12. Inktank Acquired For $175M By Red Hat (Socaltech)
  13. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  14. Cloudera Closes $160M Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. After Selling First Company For $81 Million, Two Twenty Somethings Got $130 Million From Google Ventures For Their Cancer Startup (Business Insider)
  16. Domo’s business software charge gets a big $125M boost (Venture Beat)
  17. Nutanix Closes $101M Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  19. Dude Solutions Receives up to $100M Investment from Warburg Pincus (FinSMEs)
  20. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
2 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
3 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
4 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
5 $160,000,000 Cloudera Consortium Software & Services Investment
6 $125,000,000 Domo Consortium Software & Services Investment
7 $101,000,000 Nutanix Consortium Software & Services Investment
8 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
9 $100,000,000 Dude Solutions Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
10 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $100,000,000 Hortonworks Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $100,000,000 Actifio Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $85,000,000 DocuSign Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $85,000,000 Credit Karma Google Capital Software & Services Investment
15 $77,500,000 MedHOK Bain Capital Ventures, Spectrum Equity Software & Services Investment
16 $75,000,000 Tradeshift Scentan Ventures Software & Services Investment
17 $71,000,000 ServiceMax Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $69,000,000 Veveo Rovi Software & Services Acquisition
19 $67,890,809 Lithicon FEI Company Software & Services Acquisition
20 $65,500,000 Express Data Dicker Data Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  2. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  3. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  4. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  5. Cloudera Closes $160M Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. Domo’s business software charge gets a big $125M boost (Venture Beat)
  7. Nutanix Closes $101M Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  9. Dude Solutions Receives up to $100M Investment from Warburg Pincus (FinSMEs)
  10. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  11. Hortonworks loads up $100M to keep fighting the Hadoop fight (VentureBeat)
  12. Actifio Secures $100M Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. DocuSign Raises $85M To Speed Up Product Innovation, Expand Into New Verticals (TechCrunch)
  14. Credit Karma gets $85M from Google Capital, will launch new products soon (Venture Beat)
  15. MedHOK Announces $77.5 Million Growth Equity Investment from Bain Capital Ventures and Spectrum Equity (Bio Portfolio)
  16. Tradeshift Closes $75M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Field Service Software Developer ServiceMax Raises $71M From Kleiner Perkins, Meritech Capital (TechCrunch)
  18. Video Discovery Specialist Rovi Acquires Voice Search Startup Veveo For Up To $69 Million (TechCrunch)
  19. ANU, UNSW tech startup sells for AU$76 million (Canberra Times)
  20. UPDATED: Dicker Data buys Express Data (ARN)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
2 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
3 $125,000,000 Domo Consortium Software & Services Investment
4 $101,000,000 Nutanix Consortium Software & Services Investment
5 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 Dude Solutions Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
7 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
8 $77,500,000 MedHOK Bain Capital Ventures, Spectrum Equity Software & Services Investment
9 $75,000,000 Tradeshift Scentan Ventures Software & Services Investment
10 $69,000,000 Veveo Rovi Software & Services Acquisition
11 $67,890,809 Lithicon FEI Company Software & Services Acquisition
12 $65,500,000 Express Data Dicker Data Software & Services Acquisition
13 $50,000,000 Magic Leap Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
14 $50,000,000 Mindbody Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $50,000,000 ClearSide Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $47,000,000 Kaltura Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $44,000,000 Elementum Lightspeed Venture Partners, Flextronics Software & Services Investment
18 $43,000,000 uTest Goldman Sachs Software & Services Investment
19 $41,000,000 eCommera Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $40,000,000 Renaissance Learning Google Capital Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  2. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  3. Domo’s business software charge gets a big $125M boost (Venture Beat)
  4. Nutanix Closes $101M Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  6. Dude Solutions Receives up to $100M Investment from Warburg Pincus (FinSMEs)
  7. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  8. MedHOK Announces $77.5 Million Growth Equity Investment from Bain Capital Ventures and Spectrum Equity (Bio Portfolio)
  9. Tradeshift Closes $75M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Video Discovery Specialist Rovi Acquires Voice Search Startup Veveo For Up To $69 Million (TechCrunch)
  11. ANU, UNSW tech startup sells for AU$76 million (Canberra Times)
  12. UPDATED: Dicker Data buys Express Data (ARN)
  13. Mysterious startup Magic Leap raises $50M to build a ‘rocket ship for the mind’ (Venture Beat)
  14. Mindbody Raises $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. ClearSlide Raises $50M From The Social+Capital Partnership, Greylock To Help Make Sales Presentations More Effective (TechCrunch)
  16. Open-source video platform Kaltura scores $47M (Venture Beat)
  17. Elementum grabs $44M to disrupt supply chain tech (Venture Beat)
  18. Utest, Now Called Applause, Secures $43M Series E Round Led By Goldman Sachs, To Roll Up App Testing Market (TechCrunch)
  19. eCommera Raises $41M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Google Capital invests $40 million in online education giant Renaissance Learning (Venture Beat)