Mergers and Acquisitions


Cisco to acquire Splunk for $28bn in equity

In the aim to bolster observability capabilities, the agreed acquisition of Splunk by Cisco comes in response to increasing AI presence across business

Data Analytics & Data Science

Qlik completes acquisition of Talend

Global data integration and analytics provider Qlik has acquired data management vendor Talend, to bolster automated delivery of business insights

IT management

Keys to successful M&A technology integration

Any merger or acquisition completion will call for the combination of tech from the different networks involved. In this article, we explore the keys to a successful M&A technology integration.


Schneider Electric completes acquisition of AVEVA

UK-based industrial software company AVEVA has been acquired by global automation and energy management specialists Schneider Electric, to bolster industrial digital transformation efforts

AI & Machine Learning

BioNTech acquires InstaDeep for £562m to boost drug discovery efforts

Following a multi-year partnership, German biotech company BioNTech has completed the acquisition of UK AI startup InstaDeep, to aid expansion beyond vaccine delivery.

Digital Transformation

OpenText to acquire Micro Focus in $6bn deal

Legislation & Regulation

Meta appeal on Giphy acquisition block by CMA declined

Cloud & Edge Computing

Broadcom to acquire VMware for approximately $61bn


Puppet to be acquired by Perforce, to bolster development lifecycle portfolio

Cloud & Edge Computing

Google to acquire Mandiant, to bolster cloud security

Business & Strategy

Navigating insurance M&A complexity during a pandemic

Cloud & Edge Computing

Akamai acquires IaaS platform Linode for $900 million