A year into private ownership, SailPoint cracks the $600M ARR threshold

The final earnings report that SailPoint disclosed before it was taken private detailed its Q2 2022 results, including revenue of $134.3M.

Key issues you should consider before signing an international merger deal

By understanding the key issues in cross-border tech M&A, an international acquirer can close a successful transaction and achieve its commercial objectives in the United States.

BalkanID brings AI to identity governance and administration to take on SailPoint

Identity governance and administration (IGA) -- that's probably not something you think of every waking hour of your day, but somebody on your IT team probably is.

TechCrunch+ roundup: The Kindbody TC-1, Glossier’s mistakes, calculating startup runway

With a focus on education that addresses the fragmentation associated with infertility care, Kindbody is growing at a remarkable pace, but it's also helping many patients feel seen and heard for the f

Daily Crunch: FDA clears Fitbit algorithm that passively scans for signs of AFib

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Unpacking SailPoint’s $6.9B sale to private equity firm Thoma Bravo

To understand why SailPoint is selling and Thoma Bravo is buying, we'll need to peek into the company's results.

Did we learn anything from the Elon-Twitter brouhaha?

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where we unpack the numbers and nuance behind the headlines. Every Monday, Grace and Alex scour the news and record not

Thoma Bravo to take identity security company SailPoint private for $6.9B

Another day, another big private equity acquisition. It’s widely known that private equity firms are awash in cash these days and looking to direct it into acquisitions. Last month, Thoma Bravo

3 tips to align your values with your startup’s culture

Being a CEO is more than building on a vision, a product or an idea. It's about leading your people with values to accomplish mutual goals in a way that doesn't zap them of their morale or dignity.

SailPoint is buying SaaS management startup Intello

SailPoint, an identity management company that went public in 2017, announced it was going to be acquiring Intello, an early-stage SaaS management startup. It paid $43 million for the company. SailPoi

Lessons from cybersecurity exits

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Equity podcast: Stitch Fix and Sailpoint get their IPOs done

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week we assembled the full crew — Matthew Lynley, Katie R

Identity solutions business SailPoint up 8% following IPO

SailPoint, the enterprise identity solutions business, went up 9 percent in its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Friday. The company raised $240 million; after pricing its shares at $12, it saw th