Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/15122/more en SoftBank Acquires Nvidia Stake, Plans to Be Biggest Tech Investor in the Next Decade http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/softbank-acquires-nvidia-stake-plans-be-biggest-te <div class="field-byline"> Ian King | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SoftBank Group Corp. has quietly amassed a $4 billion stake in Nvidia Corp. making it the fourth-largest shareholder in the graphics chipmaker, according to people familiar with the situation.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/softbank-acquires-nvidia-stake-plans-be-biggest-te" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/softbank-acquires-nvidia-stake-plans-be-biggest-te#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Wed, 24 May 2017 14:48:00 +0000 105561 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Toshiba Warns Western Digital to Stop Interfering With Chip Sale http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-warns-western-digital-stop-interfering-chi <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toshiba Corp. has told Western Digital Corp. to stop interfering in plans to sell its memory chip business.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-warns-western-digital-stop-interfering-chi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-warns-western-digital-stop-interfering-chi#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Tue, 09 May 2017 15:15:00 +0000 105191 at http://thevarguy.com The Doyle Report: Kaseya Opens Connect Conference with Acquisition, Competitive Win http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/doyle-report-kaseya-opens-connect-conference-acqui <div class="node-body article-body">IT management solutions company buys Unigma and announces general availability of the Unigma Cloud Management Suite.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/doyle-report-kaseya-opens-connect-conference-acqui" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/doyle-report-kaseya-opens-connect-conference-acqui#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Tue, 09 May 2017 14:51:00 +0000 105181 at http://thevarguy.com KKR Said in Talks With Toshiba for Preemptive Chips Unit Bid http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/kkr-said-talks-toshiba-preemptive-chips-unit-bid <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toshiba is in favor of the proposal from KKR and Innovation Network Corp. of Japan because it would simplify regulatory approval and speed up the delivery of much-needed cash.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/kkr-said-talks-toshiba-preemptive-chips-unit-bid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/kkr-said-talks-toshiba-preemptive-chips-unit-bid#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Mon, 08 May 2017 15:04:00 +0000 105141 at http://thevarguy.com Soros’ Quantum Buys Struggling Violin Memory http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/soros-quantum-buys-struggling-violin-memory <div class="field-byline"> Karen Riccio | Data Center Knowledge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After several tumultuous years, all-flash array (AFA) pioneer Violin Memory is finally moving on to another chapter of its business, and this one doesn’t involve bankruptcy.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/soros-quantum-buys-struggling-violin-memory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/soros-quantum-buys-struggling-violin-memory#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:49:00 +0000 104791 at http://thevarguy.com Western Digital Makes Case for Taking Over Toshiba Chip Unit http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/western-digital-makes-case-taking-over-toshiba-chi <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Western Digital Corp. is making a forceful case for its bid to take control of Toshiba Corp.’s memory-chip business amid a fierce bidding war.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/western-digital-makes-case-taking-over-toshiba-chi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/western-digital-makes-case-taking-over-toshiba-chi#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:25:00 +0000 104681 at http://thevarguy.com Toshiba Said to Put Chip Sale Process Temporarily on Hold http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-said-put-chip-sale-process-temporarily-hol <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Toshiba temporarily canceled all meetings and decisions related to the sale of its memory chip business.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-said-put-chip-sale-process-temporarily-hol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/toshiba-said-put-chip-sale-process-temporarily-hol#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:05:00 +0000 104531 at http://thevarguy.com AMD Betting on Extra-Fast Wi-Fi to Open Up Virtual Reality http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/amd-betting-extra-fast-wi-fi-open-virtual-reality <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Semiconductor maker Advanced Micro Devices Inc. is betting that a purchase of a Texas-based chipmaker will help drive the adoption of more portable virtual reality headsets.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/amd-betting-extra-fast-wi-fi-open-virtual-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/amd-betting-extra-fast-wi-fi-open-virtual-reality#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:00:00 +0000 104421 at http://thevarguy.com Microsoft Acquires Open Source Company Deis to Boost Kubernetes Expertise http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/microsoft-acquires-open-source-company-deis-boost- <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft signed an agreement Monday to acquire open source software developer Deis to help make Microsoft’s container portfolio easier for customers and developers to work with. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/microsoft-acquires-open-source-company-deis-boost-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/microsoft-acquires-open-source-company-deis-boost-#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Mon, 10 Apr 2017 18:54:00 +0000 104321 at http://thevarguy.com AT&T Buys Straight Path for $1.6 Billion to Bulk Up 5G Arsenal http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/att-buys-straight-path-16-billion-bulk-5g-arsenal <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For AT&T, the deal marks the second acquisition of high-frequency airwaves this year.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/att-buys-straight-path-16-billion-bulk-5g-arsenal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/information-technology-merger-and-acquistion-news/att-buys-straight-path-16-billion-bulk-5g-arsenal#comments Information Technology Merger and Acquistion News Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:52:00 +0000 104291 at http://thevarguy.com