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Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for December 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $9,670,032,000 Ono Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $9,247,968,000 Global Village Telecom Telefonica Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $5,300,000,000 MICROS Systems Oracle Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $1,100,000,000 Xiaomi Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $1,100,000,000 Fusion-io SanDisk Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $555,000,000 Dropcam Google/Nest Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $475,000,000 Renesas SP Drivers Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $328,500,000 ISSC Technologies Corporation Microchip Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $250,000,000 Jawbone Rizvi Traverse Management Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $200,000,000 Midea Xiaomi Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $120,000,000 Proteus Digital Health Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $107,000,000 FX Networks Vocus Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $100,000,000 Basis Science Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $90,000,000 SAVANT KRR Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $75,000,000 Tintri Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $70,000,000 Sungevity Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Vivendi, Telefonica seal 7.2-billion-euro Brazilian broadband deal (Reuters UK)
  3. Oracle buys MICROS Systems for $5.3 billion (ZDNet)
  4. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  5. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  6. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  7. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  8. Xiaomi confirms it raised monster $1.1B round and is now valued at $45B (VentureBeat)
  9. SanDisk to acquire Fusion-io for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  10. Google and Nest Acquire Dropcam For $555 Million (TechCrunch)
  11. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  12. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  13. Jawbone raises $250 million, valuing company at $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  14. Xiaomi Furthers Its Smart Home Ambition With $200M Investment In Appliance Maker Midea (TechCrunch)
  15. Proteus Digital Health Raises $120M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  17. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  18. KKR LEADS $90M EQUITY INVESTMENT IN SAVANT (Savant Systems)
  19. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Sungevity Raises $70M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for September 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $9,670,032,000 Ono Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $9,247,968,000 Global Village Telecom Telefonica Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $5,300,000,000 MICROS Systems Oracle Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $1,100,000,000 Fusion-io SanDisk Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $555,000,000 Dropcam Google/Nest Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $475,000,000 Renesas SP Drivers Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $328,500,000 ISSC Technologies Corporation Microchip Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $250,000,000 Jawbone Rizvi Traverse Management Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $120,000,000 Proteus Digital Health Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $107,000,000 FX Networks Vocus Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $100,000,000 Basis Science Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $90,000,000 SAVANT KRR Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $75,000,000 Tintri Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $70,000,000 NJOY Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $70,000,000 Sungevity Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $60,000,000 Beats Music Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Vivendi, Telefonica seal 7.2-billion-euro Brazilian broadband deal (Reuters UK)
  3. Oracle buys MICROS Systems for $5.3 billion (ZDNet)
  4. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  5. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  6. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  7. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  8. SanDisk to acquire Fusion-io for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  9. Google and Nest Acquire Dropcam For $555 Million (TechCrunch)
  10. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  11. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  12. Jawbone raises $250 million, valuing company at $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  13. Proteus Digital Health Raises $120M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  15. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  16. KKR LEADS $90M EQUITY INVESTMENT IN SAVANT (Savant Systems)
  17. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. NJOY Raises over $70M (FinSMEs)
  19. Sungevity Raises $70M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Beats Music Raises $60 Million in Funding (Billboard)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for July 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
2 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
3 $658,969,500 Wotif Expedia Transactions Acquisition
4 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
5 $475,000,000 Renesas SP Drivers Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $328,500,000 ISSC Technologies Corporation Microchip Technology Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
8 $210,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
10 $200,000,000 Mogujie Consortium Media Investment
11 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
12 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
13 $107,000,000 FX Networks Vocus Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $100,000,000 Toutiao Sequoia Capital, Weibo Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $100,000,000 Tujia.com Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $100,000,000 SECOO Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
20 $82,000,000 17u.cn Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. India’s Flipkart Raises $1 Billion, Among The Largest In Single Funding Round In Global E-Commerce (Forbes)
  2. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  3. Expedia, Inc. Announces Agreement To Acquire Wotif Group (The Wall Street Journal)
  4. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  5. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  6. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  7. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  8. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  9. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  10. Social Shopping Platform Mogujie Raises $200 million Funding at a Valuation of $1 billion (TechNode)
  11. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  12. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  13. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  14. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  15. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  16. Sequoia, Weibo Invests $100M In News App Toutiao (China Money Network)
  17. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  18. Luxury Site SECOO Secures US$100M of Series D Funding for Overseas Expansion (TechNode)
  19. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  20. Tencent Joins A $82mn Round of Funding in Online Travel Service 17u (TechNode)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for June 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $555,000,000 Dropcam Google/Nest Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $475,000,000 Renesas SP Drivers Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $120,000,000 Proteus Digital Health Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $100,000,000 Basis Science Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $75,000,000 Tintri Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $70,000,000 NJOY Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $70,000,000 Sungevity Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $60,000,000 Beats Music Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $57,000,000 Simplisafe Sequoia Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $37,000,000 mCube Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $20,421,000 MCor Technologies Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $20,000,000 Bitfury Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $19,000,000 Quanttus Khosla Ventures, Matrix Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $17,000,000 Ineda Systems Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $17,000,000 iRhythm Technologies Novo A/S, Norwest Venture Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $15,500,000 Orbotix Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $15,000,000 Zepp Labs Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $14,000,000 Fon Qualcomm Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $13,200,000 Skycatch Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $12,815,880 ROLI Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Google and Nest Acquire Dropcam For $555 Million (TechCrunch)
  2. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  3. Proteus Digital Health Raises $120M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  5. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. NJOY Raises over $70M (FinSMEs)
  7. Sungevity Raises $70M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. Beats Music Raises $60 Million in Funding (Billboard)
  9. SimpliSafe gets $57 million in funding from Sequoia Capital (FinSMEs)
  10. mCube Closes $37M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Irish firm gets €15m boost as it takes 3D-printing machine to global techfest (Independent.ie)
  12. Infrastructure Provider Bitfury Raises $20 Million in Investment Round (Coin Telegraph)
  13. Stealthy MIT wearable startup Quanttus gets $19M (Mobile Health News)
  14. Ineda Systems Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. iRhythm Technologies Closes $17M Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. VCs just poured $15.5M into these toy robots (VentureBeat)
  17. Zepp Labs Secures $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Fon raises $14 million from Qualcomm to boost sharing of Wi-Fi, music (VentureBeat)
  19. Skycatch Raises $13.2M To Field Data-Gathering Drones Both High And Low (TechCrunch)
  20. ROLI Raises £7.6M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)