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Mergers & Acquisitions

Kontron Signs Contract to Acquire Thales Computers

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 S.A. The closing is expected to take place in March 2008 after approval of the...

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Sandata Technologies, Inc. Adds TeleTimecard to Its Service Offering

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) of telephonic time and attendance solutions to track offsite workers and has been a...

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Hercules Offshore Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Three Jackup Drilling Rigs

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 High Island I and the High Island VIII, both 250' Marathon LeTourneau 82-SDCs. All...

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

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. Laucks is a full-service analytical laboratory with vast experience in all facets of...

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

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 bid, proposal and contract management software. Privia is the leading bid and...

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Duke Energy Selling Gas Peaking Plant to TVA

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 for the plant, which has four combustion turbine units. Duke Energy expects to...

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NAVTEQ Announces Nokia Regulatory Filing in Europe

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 acquisition is subject to receipt of European regulatory approval and the...

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Ikanos Communications Completes Purchase of Centillium's DSL Technology and Assets

Updated Guidance Provided & Conference Call Details Included FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 13 -- Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:IKAN), a leading developer and provider of Fiber Fast(TM) broadband solutions, today announced that it has completed the purchase of Centillium's DSL technology and assets in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $12 million. Ikanos is well positioned to...

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SGI HPC Momentum Continues with Acquisition and Investment

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 an investment in SGI by Oak Investment Partners and Lehman Brothers. In exchange for...

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JDSU Completes Acquisition of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc.

MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 13 -- JDSU today announced that it has completed the acquisition of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ABHH) ( ABNH ), a market leader in the origination, production and marketing of holograms for security applications and the leading supplier of optical security devices for the transaction card market. ABNH will be integrated into JDSU's Advanced...

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