Clearlake Capital Buys Operations Management Software Developer

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Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital has acquired a Cary, North Carolina-based developer of operations management software, Dude Solutions. Dude Solutions develops cloud-based, operations management software, which handles suh things as work order, inventory, energy, capital planning, facility scheduling, and community development workflows. clearlake capital operations management software merger acquisition dude solutions

Kofax Buys Business Intelligence Software Developer Altosoft

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Irvine-based document capture software firm Kofax announced this morning that it has acquired business intelligence and analytics software developer Altosoft. Altosoft is a developer real time reporting and dash board applications, and had 43 employees and contractors working for the firm. kofax altosoft merger acquisition business intelligence software document

Clearlake Capital Completes NetDocuments Acquisition

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Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital said it has completed its acquisition of secure cloud-based document management software developer NetDocuments. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. NetDocuments is baesd in Utah, and provides content management software specifically for th elegal industry, focused on security and compliance.

Clearlake's Perforce Completes Acquisition Of Rogue Wave Software

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Software development tools maker Perforce , which is owned by Los Angeles-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital , has completed its acquisition of Rogue Wave Software , another developer of software development tools. Financial terms of the acquisition, which were first announced in January , have not been disclosed.

MaintenanceNet Acquisition By Cisco Completes

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Carlsbad-based cloud software developer MaintenanceNet is now officially part of Cisco, Cisco said this week, after it completed its acquisition deal for the company. Cisco had announced its acquisition of MaintenanceNet on July 8th, saying it would pay $139M for the startup. MaintenanceNet develops cloud-based software being used by companies to better manage the renewal of recurring customer contracts.

Prevoty Now Part Of Imperva After $140M Acquisition

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Los Angeles-based security software developer Prevoty is now officially part of Redwood Shores, California-based Imperva , Imperva said Monday afternoon. Prevoty was a developer of DevOps security software and was backed by Trident Capital. The acquisition had originally been announced in July. prevoty imperva security software merger acquisition devops trident capital

ServiceNow Buys SkyGiraffe

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Santa Clara- and San Diego-based ServiceNow said on Wednesday that it has acquired San Mateo-based SkyGiraffe , a developer of a mobile software development platform. servicenow skygiraffe merger acquisition mobile software developmentFinancial details of the buy were not disclosed. ServiceNow said the buy will help its customers easily deliver "consumer-like" mobile experiences for applications build on its Now Platform.

Lifeyo Acquired By SpotOn

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Los Angeles-based Lifeyo , a developer of website development software aimed at small and medium-sized merchants, has been acquired by San Francisco-based SpotOn , SpotOn announced this morning. saas software development website acquisition merger spoton lifeyoFinancial details of the buy were not announced.

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Report: Clearlake Capital Seeks To Sell Perforce

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Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital is hoping to sell one of its portfolio companies, Perforce Software , for around $2 billion, according to a report from Bloomberg over the weekend. Perforce is a developer of source control software, which is used by software engineering teams to manage software source code and software releases.

Websense, After Move From San Diego, In Acquisition Talks

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Former San Diego-based security software developer Websense > --one of a number of companies acquired by private equity investor Vista Equity Partners and moved out of San Diego--is now in talks to be acquired by Raytheon , according to a report. software cybersecurity security raytheon acquisition merger websense

DivShot Acquired By Google

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Los Angeles-based Divshot , which had offered up hosting of static web pages for web developers, has been acquired by Google , and will join Gogole's Firebase software development team. divshot merger acquisition google firebase software developers hostingFinancial terms of the buy were not disclosed. Divshot says it will shut down all of its products and services as of Monday, December 14th, 2015.

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Accruent Acquired By Genstar Capital

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Accruent , the developer of real estate, facilities, and asset management software which was founded by Mark Friendman, has been acquired by private equity investor Genstar Capital. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Accruent was advised by Lazard in the acquisition. accruent genstar capital merger acquisition private equity software developer

Salem Media Buys Instapray App

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Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. Instapray develops iOS and Android apps which lets users submit and share prayer requests to others. salem media religious mobile software developer merger acquisitionCamarillo-based religious broadcaster and publisher Salem Media Group has acquired its own, mobile app, called InstaPray , the company said late Thursday.

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Broadcom To Buy Israeli Security Software Firm

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Irvine-based Broadcom announced late Sunday that it is acquiring Israeli security software developer SC Square Ltd. Broadcom said the acquisition would give it an expert team of engineers focused on security, an "essential ingredient" across its platforms.

Five Regions That Could Draw Amazon’s Next Headquarters

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Amazon sent cities across North America into a frenzy Thursday after announcing plans to build a second headquarters outside of Seattle, bringing with it tens of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in economic development benefits. [ Updated 4:26 p.m. See below.

With Pitches for HQ2 Made, Cities Wait on Amazon’s 2018 Decision

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Amazon sent North America into a frenzy after announcing plans to build a second headquarters (which it calls HQ2) outside of Seattle, bringing with it tens of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in economic development benefits. From Portland to Pittsburgh, it’s likely that every city in the U.S. with more than 1 million people has made its case to Amazon to locate the company’s second headquarters there.

Alteryx Acquires ClearStory Data

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Irvine-based data science and analytics software developer Alteryx has acquired ClearStory Data , a Menlo Park-based software developer developing products for managing complex and unstructured data. Financial details of the acquisition wer enot announced. ClearStory Data develops software for the enterprise market, used for automation of large-scale data processing. alteryx clearstory data merger acquisition software

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Absences, Surprises in Amazon’s Final List of 20 Cities for HQ2

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And then there were 20. Amazon has winnowed down the field of 238 submissions from communities around North America vying to host a second headquarters (HQ2) of the Seattle-based tech giant Most large cities with existing or emerging tech hubs appear on the list, from Austin, TX, and Boston, MA, to Washington, DC, and Toronto, Canada—the only non-U.S. city to make the finals. There were a few notable absences from the list, released early today.

Clearlake's Perforce Buys Rogue Wave Software

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Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital and its portfolio company, Perforce Software , have acquired embedded software development tools provider Rogue Wave Software , the firms said last week. Perforce is a developer of source code control and other tools used by software developers. The companies said that this is the sixth acquisition by Perforce in the last two years.

Kyriba Acquires FiREapps

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San Diego-based cloud treasury and finance software developer Kyriba announced this morning that it has completed its acquisition of FiREapps , a developer of enterprise currency management software. According to Kyriba, the acquisition will give it a solution for managing global foreign exchange (FX) risk, and specifically will help finance chiefs mitigate the impact of currency fluctuations on earnings per share (EPS).

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Willdan Buys The Weidt Group

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Financial details of the acquisition deal were not announced. The Weidt Group orivdes energy consulting and software development, focused on the energy and operational performance of new and existing buildings for utilities. According to Willdan, The Weidt Group had approximately $14M in revenues in 2018, and that it expects the acquisition to be accretive to its earnings in 2019. willdan weidt group professional services energy cleantech merger acquisition

Devise Interactive Acquired By Vincit

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Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. Vincit provides UI/UX and software development services. devise interactive vincit design merger acquisition finland international software consultingIrvine-based Devise Interactive , an interactive agency providing web design and other services, said today that it has been acquired by Vincit , a publicly traded company based in Finland. Vincit's California operators are led by Ville Houttu. READ MORE>>.

Quest Buys ApexSQL

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Aliso Viejo-based software developer Quest Software announced on Thursday morning that it has acquired ApexSQL , a developer of SQL Server development and database tools. Quest Software is a developer of IT systems management, data protection, and cybersecurity software. quest software apexsql database merger acquisition management code

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Perforce Software, Backed By Clearlake Capital, Finds New Funding

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Perforce Software , a developer of software used by developers to manage their software source control and DevOps--which is backed by Santa Monica-based Clearlake Capital Group--has scored a new round of funding, the company announced this morning. Perforce's software ia used to store and track source code changes, as well as other related parts of the software development and deployment process.

Mapp Acquires Marketing Analytics Developer Webtrekk

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San Diego-based Mapp , a developer of cloud-based digital marketing software, has completed its acquisition of European marketing analytics software developer Webtrekk , the company said this morning. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. saas international germany development software marketing acquisition merger webtrekk mapp

Solekai Systems Merges With Fairway Technologies

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Two, San Diego-based software development and integration companies-- Solekai Systems and Fairway Technologies --said this morning that they have merged into a new company. Fairway had focused on custom software development, business technology integration, and said its expertise has been in such areas as mobile computing, cloud computing, data analytics, AI and machine learning, and open source.

Cireson Acquires Skylon Software

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San Diego-based software developer Cireson , a developer of software for the Microsoft Cloud and System Center, said today that it has acquired Skylon Software , a Danish company developing software for Microsoft Configuration Manager. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. Skylon Software's founder, Flemming Appelon Christiansen, has joined Cireson as part of the acquisition.

XYPRO Technology Corporation Buys Merlon Software

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Simi Valley-based XYPRO Technology Corporation , which develops security software for HPE NonStop servers, has acquired Merlon Software Corporation. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. Merlon Software develops database management software for HPE NonStop servers, and is based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. xypro merlon software security merger acquisition nonstop

Kyriba Finds $160M In Majority Private Equity Funding

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San Diego-based treasury and finance software developer Kyriba announced late Wednesday that it has raised $160M in a growth funding round, from private equity investor Bridgepoint. Kyriba says it had more than $110M in revenues in 2018, and 229 new clients; the company also recently annoucned the acquisition of FireApps, a developer of enterprise currency management software.

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Crowdstrike Bumps Estimated Initial IPO Range

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In an indication of strong demand, CrowdStrike , the cybersecurity software developer which was founded in Orange County, has bumped its IPO pricing range to between $23.00 crowdstrike merger acquisition george kurtz crwd cybersecurity security software cloud artificial intelligenceand $30.00 per share. The pricing is a big bump from an earlier, $19.00 to $23.00 per share the company set last week.

SeatAdvisor Acquired By Patron Technology

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San Diego-based SeatAdvisor , a developer of ticketing and venue management software, has been acquired by Patron Technology , a ticketing and event software developer. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. seatadvisor patron technology ticketing venue management software merger acquisition tickets

Clearlake Capital's Perforce Buys Perfecto Mobile

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One of the portfolio companies of Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital Group , Minneapolis-based Perforce Software , has acquired cloud testing software developer Perfecto Mobile. Perfecto is a developer of cloud-based, automated mobile and web application test software. The companies said they expect the acquisition to close by the end of the year.

CrowdStrike Sets IPO Pricing Range

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CrowdStrike , the cybersecurity software developer which has a significant research and development presence in Irvine, has set its IPO pricing range, saying on Wednesday that it looking to sell 18,000,000 shares of its common stock at between $19.00 crowdstrike merger acquisition george kurtz crwd cybersecurity security software cloud artificial intelligence

Report: Snap Buys Ad Tech Firm Flite

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Venice-based Snap , the parent firm of Snapchat, has acquired San Francisco-based ad technology developer Flite , according to reports this morning. According to recode, the acquisition is an "acquihire", and Snap is using the buy to help bring in new ad technology talent, rather than any software developed by Flite. snap advertising technology merger acquisition adtech acquihire

MediaAlpha Gets Private Equity Injection

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Los Angeles-based programmatic advertising software developer MediaAlpha announced Monday afternoon that it has raised a new, strategic investment, from private equity investor Insignia Capital Group. mediaalpha venture capital programmatic advertising software merger acquisition private equity insignia

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