Mergers and Acquisitions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/15122/more en Rackspace Adds Multi-Cloud Heft with Datapipe Acquisition http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/rackspace-adds-multi-cloud-heft-datapipe-acquisition <div class="field-byline"> Chris Burt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rackspace has reached an agreement to acquire managed services competitor Datapipe, expanding its management capabilities for multiple clouds at scale, according to an announcement today. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/rackspace-adds-multi-cloud-heft-datapipe-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/rackspace-adds-multi-cloud-heft-datapipe-acquisition#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Tue, 12 Sep 2017 14:09:00 +0000 109861 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Is This the Right Time to Sell My IT Services Business? http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/right-time-sell-my-it-services-business <div class="field-byline"> Cristian Anastasiu | Chapman Associates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to the quarterly recap by GF Data (compiled from over 200 completed private equity transactions valued between $10 mm – $250 mm), valuation and leverage multiples are at their high water mark in the lower middle market. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/right-time-sell-my-it-services-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/right-time-sell-my-it-services-business#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Mon, 11 Sep 2017 15:27:00 +0000 109801 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock HPE Acquires Cloud Technology Partners to Drive Hybrid Cloud http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/hpe-acquires-cloud-technology-partners-drive-hybrid-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Chris Burt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has reached an agreement to acquire cloud consultancy Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) to grow the capabilities of its hybrid IT service HPE Pointnext, the companies announced today. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/hpe-acquires-cloud-technology-partners-drive-hybrid-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/hpe-acquires-cloud-technology-partners-drive-hybrid-cloud#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:08:00 +0000 109661 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock SolarWinds MSP Acquires SpamExperts to Boost Mail Offering http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/solarwinds-msp-acquires-spamexperts-boost-mail-offering <div class="node-body article-body">SolarWinds MSP announced Tuesday that it has acquired SpamExperts, an Amsterdam-based mail security solutions provider. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/solarwinds-msp-acquires-spamexperts-boost-mail-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/solarwinds-msp-acquires-spamexperts-boost-mail-offering#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Fri, 01 Sep 2017 16:41:00 +0000 109511 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock The Doyle Report: Ramping Up for a Big Fall: Updates from Konica Minolta, OmniNet and Skytap http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/doyle-report-ramping-big-fall-updates-konica-minolta-omninet-and-skytap <div class="node-body article-body">So much for the dog days of August and the lazy days of summer. Recent moves by a number of companies hint toward a very busy fall. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/doyle-report-ramping-big-fall-updates-konica-minolta-omninet-and-skytap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/doyle-report-ramping-big-fall-updates-konica-minolta-omninet-and-skytap#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Fri, 25 Aug 2017 16:33:00 +0000 109201 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock eFolder and Axcient Announce Merger http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/efolder-and-axcient-announce-merger <div class="node-body article-body">A week after naming former ConnectWise executive Matt Nachtrab as CEO, data protection solutions vendor eFolder today announced it has completed a merger with disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) firm Axcient. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/efolder-and-axcient-announce-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/efolder-and-axcient-announce-merger#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:47:00 +0000 108251 at http://thevarguy.com MSPmentor Mitel Acquires ShoreTel, Strengthens Foothold in UCaaS Market http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/mitel-acquires-shoretel-strengthens-foothold-ucaas-market <div class="node-body article-body">To compete with born-in-the-cloud providers, traditional on-premise vendors are looking for fast routes to larger market share. Such is likely the case with Mitel’s decision yesterday to buy ShoreTel for $430 million.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/mitel-acquires-shoretel-strengthens-foothold-ucaas-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/mergers-and-acquisitions/mitel-acquires-shoretel-strengthens-foothold-ucaas-market#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:37:00 +0000 108231 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock BMC, CA Inc. Said to Mull Biggest Tech Buyout Since Dell http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/bmc-ca-inc-said-mull-biggest-tech-buyout-dell <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BMC Software Inc. and CA Inc. are considering a potential deal that would see the software companies combine as part of a transaction to take CA private, according to people familiar with the process.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/bmc-ca-inc-said-mull-biggest-tech-buyout-dell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/bmc-ca-inc-said-mull-biggest-tech-buyout-dell#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:36:00 +0000 106791 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Continuum Gets Acquired by Thoma Bravo http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/continuum-gets-acquired-thoma-bravo <div class="node-body article-body">Continuum Managed Services has been acquired by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, which purchased the company from its previous owner of six years, Summit Partners. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/continuum-gets-acquired-thoma-bravo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/continuum-gets-acquired-thoma-bravo#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:46:00 +0000 106591 at http://thevarguy.com Continuum Synnex Acquires Weston-Comstor Americas, Expanding Portfolio of Services http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/synnex-acquires-weston-comstor-americas-expanding- <div class="node-body article-body">Datatec Ltd announced Tuesday its plans to sell its Westcon-Comstor American operations to Synnex Corp, a deal worth up to $800 million that allows the South African IT firm to offload part of a struggling business.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/synnex-acquires-weston-comstor-americas-expanding-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/synnex-acquires-weston-comstor-americas-expanding-#comments Mergers and Acquisitions Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:32:00 +0000 106281 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock