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  • Is big data in big trouble? Crunch Network

    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 revenue miss that sent the stock into a downward spiral. What’s going on with the business intelligence and Hadoop space? Read More

  • Equity Firm Thoma Bravo Buys TravelClick For $930 Million

    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 interested in the travel business. The private-equity firm, with offices in San Francisco and Chicago, is buying TravelClick from Genstar Capital and Bain Capital Ventures, which had put the… Read More

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

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

    Blue Coat, which specializes in Web security and WAN optimization solutions, has agreed to be acquired by an investor group led by San Francisco-based PE firm Thoma Bravo in a transaction valued at roughly $1.3 billion. Shareholders stand to receive $25.81 per share per common stock, in cash, and Blue Coat’s board of directors has already approved the agreement. The price represents… Read More

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

    Vision Solutions, a portfolio company of PE firm Thoma Bravo, has agreed to acquire Southborough, Massachusetts-based Double-Take Software, a provider of backup and recovery solutions. Under the terms of the agreement, Double-Take stockholders will receive $10.55 in cash for each share of common stock they hold, a premium of approximately 39% and 21% to Double-Take’s enterprise value… Read More