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Dimension Data Increases Shareholding in Brazil Operation

NEW YORK, May 2: Dimension Data, a $3.1 billion global IT solutions and services provider, today announced it had acquired an additional 40.1% interest in Datacraft Americas Holdings Limited (DCAH), the 100% holding company of Datacraft do Brazil Ltda, for an undisclosed amount. This brings the Dimension Data Group's shareholding to a controlling 50.1%. Upon completion of the acquisition,...

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Exar Corporation and Sipex Corporation Sign Definitive Merger Agreement

o Merger Creates a Leader in Integrated Mixed Signal System Solutions o Expands Growth Opportunities in the Communications, Consumer and Industrial Markets o Increases Scale and Resource Optimization for Cost Synergies o Provides Platform for Consolidation in the High Margin, Analog and Mixed-Signal Product Space FREMONT, Calif. and MILPITAS, Calif., May 8 / -- Exar Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAR) and...

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Motorola to Acquire Modulus Video

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) and Modulus Video, Inc., a privately-held company, announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement, under which Motorola will acquire Modulus Video. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Modulus Video is a leader and innovator in MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding (AVC) compression...

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Garmin® Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire German Distributor

CAYMAN ISLANDS, May 8 -- Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent for the proposed acquisition of GPS Gesellschaft fur Professionelle Satellitennavigation mbH ( GPS GmbH ), the exclusive distributor of Garmin's consumer products in Germany. The completion of the acquisition is subject to the negotiation and execution of a definitive acquisition agreement,...

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Fusion Completes Sale of its Equity Interest in Indian Joint Venture

NEW YORK, May 15 -- Fusion (AMEX:FSN), Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. today announced that it has completed the sale of its 49% equity share of Estel Communications Pvt., LTD, an Internet service provider in India. Estel, which began operations in 2000, was purchased by an Indian communications company providing Internet services in that country. Proceeds from the transaction that...

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DCP Midstream Partners Completes Acquisition of Oklahoma Natural Gas Gathering System

DENVER, May 9: DCP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DPM) has completed its previously announced acquisition of certain natural gas gathering and compression assets in Oklahoma from Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) for $180.3 million in cash, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. The midstream assets have historically gathered approximately 25 MMcf per day of production in Grady,...

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SAP Extends Leadership in Delivering Solutions to the CFO with Acquisition of OutlookSoft Corporation

Delivers Most Comprehensive Solution for CFOs - Spanning Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) and Corporate Performance Management (CPM) WALLDORF, Germany and STAMFORD, Conn., May 8 / -- Extending its leadership in delivering complete solutions for the CFO, SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced its intention to acquire OutlookSoft Corporation, a privately held...

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Plug Power Announces Acquisition of General Hydrogen

LATHAM, N.Y.; RICHMOND, British Columbia, May 7: Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable on-site energy products, today announced the acquisition of General Hydrogen Corporation, a leader in the development and commercialization of fuel cell power units that provide motive power for electric lift trucks and other mobile industrial equipment. Plug Power paid...

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Beckman Coulter Advises It Will Not Increase Its Offer to Acquire Biosite Beyond $90.00 Per Share

Product lines evolve and change; please contact the company for current information. FULLERTON, Calif., May 14: Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE:BEC) today announced that it would not increase the price offered for shares of the common stock (the Shares ) of Biosite Incorporated (NASDAQ:BSTE) in Beckman Coulter's currently pending tender offer beyond the current offer price of $90 per Share. Beckman...

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Biosite Determines That Revised Binding Offer from Inverness Constitutes a 'Superior Proposal'

SAN DIEGO, May 14: Biosite Incorporated (NASDAQ:BSTE) today announced that its Board of Directors has received a revised binding offer from Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (AMEX:IMA) to acquire, by way of a cash tender offer, 100% of the outstanding shares of common stock of Biosite not already owned by Inverness. The price contemplated by the Inverness offer is $92.50 per share in cash, plus...

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