Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Trimble and @Road Announce Expiration of HSR Waiting Period

January 29, 2007

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 23 /- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and @Road, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDI) today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR"), in connection with Trimble's pending acquisition of @Road expired at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on January 22... Read More

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Agreement to Sell KMI to Investor Group Receives Antitrust Clearance

January 29, 2007

HOUSTON, Jan. 25 -- Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) today announced it has received Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act clearance for the proposed acquisition of KMI by investors including Chairman and CEO Richard D. Kinder, other senior members of KMI management, co-founder Bill Morgan, current board... Read More

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Agilysys Completes Acquisition of Visual One Systems

January 29, 2007

BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 25 -- Agilysys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGYS), a leading provider of innovative information technology (IT) solutions, today said it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Visual One Systems, Corp., a privately held company with U.S. headquarters in Frederick, Md., and Europe headquarters... Read More

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Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. and International Rectifier Announce HSR Clearance for Sale of IR's Power Control Systems Business to Vishay

January 29, 2007

MALVERN, Pa. and EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 24 /- Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE:VSH) and International Rectifier Corporation (IR) (NYSE:IRF) today announced that the waiting period has expired under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, allowing the proposed sale of IR's Power Control Systems... Read More

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E.J. Brooks Company Acquires Markitwise

January 29, 2007

LIVINGSTON, N.J., Jan. 3 -- E.J. Brooks Company of Livingston, New Jersey (USA), the world's leader in mechanical, tamper evident security seals, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Markitwise International Ltd of Worcestershire, United Kingdom, the airline and logistics market leader in tamper evident... Read More

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Cognos Acquires Celequest

January 29, 2007

Adds real-time operational dashboards to market-leading performance management solution OTTAWA and BURLINGTON, Mass., Jan. 17 -- Cognos (Nasdaq: COGN; TSX: CSN), the world leader in business intelligence and performance management solutions, today announced it has acquired privately held Celequest Corporation, a... Read More

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Computer Services, Inc. Acquires Summit Financial Solutions, Inc.

January 29, 2007

Acquisition Expands Markets for Checking Imaging PADUCAH, Ky., Jan. 16 -- Computer Services, Inc. (CSI) (OTC Pink Sheets: CSVI) announced today that it acquired Summit Financial Solutions, Inc., a privately-held company based in Jefferson City, MO. Summit is a leading provider of check imaging solutions written... Read More

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Vurv Acquires People Business Network

January 29, 2007

Addition of Industry's Leading Offboarding, Business Analytics and Workforce Planning Software Creates Deepest and Broadest Talent Management Suite JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 16 -- Vurv (formerly Recruitmax), a global leader in technology and services for building great workforces, today announced that it has... Read More

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Global Consultants, Inc. Acquires IVL India

January 26, 2007

GCI Strengthens Enterprise Resource Planning Practice and Increases Global Presence MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 23 -- Global Consultants, Inc. (GCI), one of the fastest growing providers of end-to-end information technology services and solutions worldwide, today announced the acquisition of a leading SAP Enterprise... Read More

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OMNI Signs Definitive Purchase Agreement to Acquire Charles Holston, Inc.

January 26, 2007

CARENCRO, La., Jan. 22 /-- OMNI ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (NASDAQ:OMNI) announced today the execution of a definitive Membership Interest Purchase and Sale Agreement ("Purchase Agreement") to acquire BMJ Industrial Investments, L.L.C. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Charles Holston, Inc. (collectively "CHI"), for a... Read More

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Consonus and Strategic Technologies, Inc. Announce Merger

January 26, 2007

Joining High-Availability Data Centers, Managed Hosting Services Talent and Systems Integrator Expertise for a National Expansion SALT LAKE CITY and CARY, N.C., Jan. 23 -- Consonus of Salt Lake City, Utah and Strategic Technologies, Inc. (STI) of Cary, North Carolina have joined forces and merged into Consonus... Read More

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ACS to Acquire Assets of Albion, Inc., and Enhance Position in Health and Human Services Eligibility Market

January 26, 2007

DALLAS, Jan. 23 -- Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. (NYSE:ACS), a premier provider of business process outsourcing and information technology solutions, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, ACS State and Local Solutions, Inc., has signed a definitive agreement with Cambridge Solutions Limited to... Read More

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BIO-key® Commences Formal Tender Offer to Acquire ComnetiX, Inc.

January 26, 2007

WALL, N.J., Jan. 22 -- BIO-key International Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: BKYI) , a leader in wireless public safety solutions and finger based biometric identification, announced today that it has commenced a formal tender offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of ComnetiX, Inc. ("ComnetiX... Read More

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Analex Announces Merger Agreement with QinetiQ

January 26, 2007

FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 20 -- Analex Corporation (AMEX:NLX), a leading provider of mission-critical professional services to U.S. federal government clients, today announced that it has signed a merger agreement with QinetiQ North America Operations LLC, a leading technology development and technical services company and... Read More

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Leica Geosystems Increases Visibility and Product Offerings for Machine Automation in 2006 through Acquisitions

January 26, 2007

(Norcross, Ga., 22 January 2007) Leica Geosystems through the acquisition of Svensk Byggnads Geodesi AB (SBG), Mikrofyn AS, Scanlaser AB and Scanlaser AS, has increased its visibility and product offerings in machine automation. Hexagon and Leica Geosystems' most recent acquisition, the Swedish company SBG... Read More

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Kudelski Group Completes Acquisition of Controlling Interest in OpenTV Corp.

January 26, 2007

CHESEAUX, Switzerland and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16 -- Kudelski Group (SWX Swiss Exchange: KUD.VX), a global leader in content protection and related digital television technologies, announced today that it closed its previously announced stock purchase transaction with Liberty Media Corporation... Read More

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FTS Gains North American Customer Contracts

January 25, 2007

Acquires North American Customers and Employees From Danet Inc. HERZLIYA, Israel, January 23 -- FTS (LSE: FTS), a global provider of Business Control, Billing and CRM solutions for communications service providers, has announced that it has acquired North American customers and personnel from Systems Integrator... Read More

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H.I.G. Capital Completes Acquisition of PetroCom; Merger with Sola Communications, LLC, to Proceed Simultaneously

January 25, 2007

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 23 -- PetroCom LLC announced today that an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a Miami-based private investment firm, has completed the previously announced acquisition of PetroCom. Headquartered in New Orleans, PetroCom is a leading cellular carrier in the Gulf of Mexico and a full-service... Read More

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Level 3 Completes Acquisition of SAVVIS Content Delivery Network

January 25, 2007

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 23 / -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the Content Delivery Network (CDN) services business of SAVVIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVS). Pursuant to the definitive agreement, dated December 23, 2006, Level 3 has paid $132.5 million in... Read More

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Special Counsel to Acquire the Esquire Group

January 25, 2007

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 23: Special Counsel(R), the legal staffing unit of MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS), today announced that it has acquired the legal placement, staffing and outsourced document review units of the Esquire Group. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Esquire Group is the leading legal... Read More