Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

EMC Acquires Leading IT Service Management (ITSM) Software Provider, Infra

Further Solidifies EMC's 'Closed-Loop Service Orchestration' Strategy HOPKINTON, Mass., March 10 -- EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that it has acquired privately-held Infra Corporation Pty Limited -- a market- leading provider of IT Service Management (ITSM) software. This acquisition further solidifies EMC's Closed Loop...

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Datascope to Sell Patient Monitoring Business to Mindray in All-Cash Deal

Gross Proceeds to Approximate $240 Million New Focus on Cardiac and Vascular Products Montvale, NJ, March 11, 2008 . . . Datascope Corp. (NASDAQ: DSCP) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Patient Monitoring business to Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR). Datascope will receive $202 million in cash at the closing, subject to a working capital...

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LSI to Purchase Infineon Hard Drive Semiconductor Business

MILPITAS, Calif., March 10 -- LSI Corporation (NYSE:LSI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of the hard disk drive semiconductor (HDD) business of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE/ NYSE: IFX). Through the addition of the Infineon HDD business, LSI has taken another significant step toward becoming the leading worldwide provider of silicon solutions for...

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Danfoss Enters into Agreement to Acquire a Controlling Stake in Sauer-Danfoss Inc.

CHICAGO, March 10 -- Sauer-Danfoss Inc. (NYSE:SHS) today announced that Sauer Holding GmbH, a company owned by the Murmann family, has entered into an agreement to sell 17.5% of the outstanding shares of Sauer-Danfoss Inc. to the Danfoss Group. Upon the closing of the transaction, Danfoss will become the majority shareholder in Sauer-Danfoss. The agreements between the parties, which are subject...

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SAIC Signs Agreement to Acquire Icon Systems, Inc.

SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., March 10 -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAI) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Icon Systems, Inc. (Icon) a recognized leader in the design, development and production of state-of-the- art laser-based systems and products for military training and testing. This acquisition strengthens SAIC's position in the...

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SunGard Acquires Corporate Payments Division of Payformance

NEW YORK, March 10 - SunGard (http://www.sungard.com/) today announced that it has acquired the corporate payments division of Payformance Corporation (http://www.payformance.com/), a Jacksonville, Florida based company that provides payment processing solutions for corporations and health care organizations. The acquisition, the terms of which were not disclosed, is not expected to have a...

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Elsevier Acquires Windhover Information Inc., a Healthcare Business Intelligence Company

Acquisition Extends Elsevier's Ability to Gather Global Healthcare News and add to it in-Depth Analysis and Commentary That Will Dramatically Increase Business Value for Customers PHILADELPHIA, March 10 -- Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of science, technical and health information, announced today that it has acquired Windhover Information Inc., a healthcare business intelligence company...

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EMC Completes Acquisition of Document Sciences

HOPKINTON, Mass. and CARLSBAD, Calif., March 6 -- EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Carlsbad, CA- based Document Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:DOCX), a leading provider of document output management (DOM) and customer communications management (CCM) software that facilitates highly personalized,...

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Kontron AG Finalizes Acquisition of Thales Computers SA of France

Eching, Germany / Neuilly sur Seine, France, March 7, 2008 - Kontron AG, one of the world's leading suppliers of embedded computer systems, has finalized its announced acquisition of the French company Thales Computers SA, a subsidiary of the Thales Group. As already communicated by the respective companies, the acquisition has now received the required approvals from both the workforce...

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Plastipak Packaging Announces Acquisition of European Integrated Preform Business from the M&G Group

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 7 -- Plastipak Packaging, Inc. ( Plastipak ), a wholly owned subsidiary of Plastipak Holdings, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has acquired 100% of the equity interests in two corporations, Europa Preforme S.r.l., and Preforme Sud S.r.l. With this purchase, Plastipak will acquire an integrated resin and preform facility in Verbania and an additional preform facility in...

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