Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Motorola to Enhance Digital Cable Set-Top Box Portfolio through Strategic Acquisition in China

February 28, 2008

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 24 -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT) today announced that it has acquired the assets related to digital cable set-top products of Zhejiang Dahua Digital Technology Co., LTD and Hangzhou Image Silicon (collectively, Dahua Digital). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Dahua Digital is a... Read More

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Aperture's Board of Directors Agrees to Acquisition by Emerson

February 27, 2008

The addition of Aperture to Emerson's technology portfolio to increase Aperture's global reach and enable customers of Emerson's data center power and cooling products to manage data centers more easily STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 25 - Aperture, the leading global provider of software for managing the physical... Read More

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ACS Acquires Bowers & Associates to Strengthen Health Information Capabilities

February 27, 2008

DALLAS, Feb. 22 - Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. (NYSE:ACS) today announced that it has acquired Bowers & Associates, Inc., a Wisconsin-based provider of quality care and productivity management services and healthcare data analytics, for $8 million, plus contingent payments based on future financial... Read More

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Unitrac Acquires Donovan EDH and Trackwork Solutions

February 27, 2008

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 21 - Unitrac Railroad Materials, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Healey Railroad Corporation and a specialty trackwork manufacturer and distributor of new and relay rail, announced today that it has acquired Donovan EDH and Trackwork Solutions (D.E.T.S.). Donovan EDH and Trackwork... Read More

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Battelle Acquires Optical Materials and Millimeter Wave Technology from Optimer Photonics, Inc.

February 27, 2008

Acquisition opens doors to breakthroughs in wireless data transmission, spectroscopy and standoff detection COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 21 -- Battelle announced today that it has recently acquired the intellectual property and other assets of Optimer Photonics, Inc. including 14 U.S. Patents, several international... Read More

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RealNetworks to Acquire Trymedia from Macrovision

February 27, 2008

Acquisition Doubles RealGames' Syndication Partners SEATTLE, Feb. 22 -- Digital entertainment services company RealNetworks® (NASDAQ:RNWK) today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Trymedia, a pioneer in Casual Games syndication, from Santa Clara, Calif.-based Macrovision... Read More

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EMCORE Completes Acquisition of Intel's Optical Telecom Assets

February 26, 2008

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Feb. 22 -- EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ:EMKR), a leading provider of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the broadband, fiber optic, satellite and terrestrial solar power markets, today announced completion of the acquisition of the telecom- related portion of Intel's Optical... Read More

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Kontron Signs Contract to Acquire Thales Computers

February 26, 2008

Greater market access and development resources Eching, Munich, February 20, 2008. Kontron, one of the leading suppliers of embedded computer technology, signed an agreement on February 15th via one of its subsidiary companies to acquire 100% of the shares of the French Thales Computers S.A., a subsidiary of Thales... Read More

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CMP Channel Acquires Vision Events®, Creating a Technology Event Powerhouse Dedicated to Driving IT Sales

February 26, 2008

Deepens and Broadens the CMP Channel Portfolio with Robust Events in the Channel, Retail, International, Government and Specialized IT Marketplaces MANHASSET, N.Y., Feb. 21 /- CMP Channel, the number one destination for technology vendors and marketers looking to reach the $390 billion solution provider channel... Read More

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Imperium Partners Group, LLC to Acquire ESS Technology, Inc.

February 26, 2008

FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 22 / -- ESS Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESST) and Imperium Partners Group, LLC announced that they entered into a definitive agreement yesterday under which Imperium will acquire all outstanding shares of ESS Technology for $1.64 per share in cash, representing a 36.67% premium over the closing... Read More

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EMC to Acquire Pi Corporation, Developer of Personal Information Management Technology

February 26, 2008

Pi Founder and CEO Paul Maritz, a Former Microsoft Executive, to Lead EMC's New Cloud Infrastructure and Services Division HOPKINTON, Mass., and SEATTLE, Feb. 21 / -- EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire... Read More

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Rockford Silk Screen Process, Inc. Announces the Completion of the Acquisition of Legible Signs, Inc.

February 26, 2008

Rockford, IL, Feb. 25 -- Rockford Silk Screen Process, Inc., an industry leader in custom Screen and Digital printed products announced today the completion of its acquisition of Legible Signs, Inc., a leading producer of sign and identification products for industrial, workplace and environmental safety compliance... Read More

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Sandata Technologies, Inc. Adds TeleTimecard to Its Service Offering

February 25, 2008

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Feb. 21 -- Sandata Technologies, Inc., a leading IT services provider to the home health care and social services community, today announced it has acquired certain assets from TeleTimecard(TM) LLC, headquartered in Rochester, Minnesota. TeleTimecard is an Application Service Provider (ASP... Read More

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SpringCM Acquires the Privia Government Proposal and Contract Management Product from Synchris, Inc.

February 21, 2008

Acquisition Adds Key Technology and Market Expertise for Leading Provider of On-Demand Enterprise Content Management SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 20 - SpringCM, the leader in on- demand document management and workflow solutions, today announced the acquisition of assets of Synchris, Inc., including its Privia line of... Read More

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Pace Analytical Services, Inc., Purchases Laucks Testing Laboratory, Inc.

February 21, 2008

Acquisition Extends Pace's Laboratory Network to the West Coast MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 19 - Pace Analytical Services, Inc., (Pace Analytical) is pleased to announce that, effective February 19, 2008, Pace Analytical Services, Inc., has purchased the assets of Laucks Testing Laboratory, Inc. in Seattle, Washington... Read More

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NAVTEQ Announces Nokia Regulatory Filing in Europe

February 21, 2008

CHICAGO, Feb. 19 -- NAVTEQ Corporation (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, announced that today Nokia Corporation filed the necessary notification to the European Commission in regards to its pending acquisition of NAVTEQ. Completion of the... Read More

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Hercules Offshore Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Three Jackup Drilling Rigs

February 21, 2008

HOUSTON, Feb. 15 -- Hercules Offshore, Inc. (NASDAQ:HERO) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Transocean Inc. (NYSE:RIG) to purchase three jackup drilling rigs and related equipment for $320 million. The rig package includes the Adriatic III, a 350' Marathon LeTourneau 116C, and the... Read More

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Duke Energy Selling Gas Peaking Plant to TVA

February 21, 2008

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 15 -- Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) today announced it has entered into an agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for TVA's purchase of Duke Energy's 480-megawatt natural gas- fired peaking generating station located near Brownsville, Tenn. Under the agreement, TVA will pay $55 million... Read More

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SGI HPC Momentum Continues with Acquisition and Investment

February 20, 2008

SGI Acquires Assets of Linux Networx, a Leader in Clustered HPC Oak Investment Partners and Lehman Brothers Invest in SGI SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 14 / -- SGI (NASDAQ:SGIC) demonstrated continued momentum in the HPC market today with the announcement of its acquisition of the core assets of Linux Networx, Inc. and... Read More

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MeadWestvaco Specialty Chemicals to Expand Performance Chemicals Business

February 20, 2008

Company to Acquire Pine Chemicals Product Lines from Eastman Chemical Company CHARLESTON, SC, February 15, 2008 - MeadWestvaco Corporation (NYSE: MWV) Specialty Chemicals Division today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Eastman Chemical Company's (NYSE: EMN) pine chemicals product lines... Read More