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Security business Barracuda Networks acquired for $1.6 billion

Private equity giant Thoma Bravo has agreed today to buy Barracuda Networks in a take-private deal that’s valued at $1.6 billion. The company was offered $27.55 per share, about 16% above Friday

Is big data in big trouble?

We recently saw two critical developments in the big data and analytics space. Tableau released earnings and missed their forecast by $0.05; their stock dropped 5 percent. Then Hortonworks announced a

Equity Firm Thoma Bravo Buys TravelClick For $930 Million

With its $930 million acquisition of business-to-business travel software provider TravelClick, private equity firm Thoma Bravo is showing that it’s more than just venture capital firms that are

Investor Group Buys Web Security Company Blue Coat For $1.3 Billion In Cash

<a href="">Blue Coat</a>, which specializes in Web security and WAN optimization solutions, has <a href="

Vision Solutions Agrees To Acquire Double-Take Software For $242 Million

<img src="" class="shot2" /><a href="">Vision Solutions</a>, a portfolio company of PE firm <a href=