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Monthly Software Sector M&A Round Up & Insights
Convergys to be Acquired by SYNNEX Corporation for $2.8 Billion in Cash and Stock Cincinnati – 28th June 2018 - Convergys Corporation a customer experience outsourcing company, has announced that it has entered into a definitive...
03 July 2018
Trust is the New Platinum
A Word on Trust With GDPR in force, I believe that Trust is a new platinum standard for organisations. Stakeholder trust in how personal data is handled can be an important business differentiator. Tech companies can support their...
28 June 2018
What is Identity Access Management, and Why is it Important?
Rapid Growth Predicted for Identity Access Management (IAM) In a nutshell, Identity and Access Management (IAM) is the security and business discipline that enables the right individuals to access the right resources at the right time, and for the...
27 June 2018
M&A Round Up & Software Sector Insights
Boss Insights – Weekly M&A and Software Sector News Round Up Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire July Systems Burlingame, Calif. And Bangalore, India – 19th June 2018 – Cisco have announced that they are to buy...
22 June 2018
Boss Insights: M&A Round-Up
Texas tech firm acquires High Alpha's ClearScholar Indianapolis – 12th June 2018 - ClearScholar Inc. has been acquired by Civitas Learning Inc., an Austin, Texas-based education-tech company that supplies its data-gathering and...
08 June 2018
Microsoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion Redmond, Washington - June 4, 2018 - Microsoft Corp. has announced it has reached an agreement to acquire GitHub, a software development platform where more than 28 million developers...
06 June 2018
What is machine learning?
by Adrian Redgers Conventional Fraud Detection Machine learning means training a computer to do something by showing it examples rather than by explicitly programming it. Suppose your website accepts transactions for your catalogue of goods and you...
31 May 2018
Business Leader Interview - Andy Jones - Xerox
Since the $5.6bn acquisition of ACS in 2009, Xerox has dramatically transformed itself from being a Product company (copiers) to a services led, technology driven organisation, providing a range of business process and document management services...
22 May 2018
Software Tech M&A and Other News - April 2018 Round Up
Tyler Technologies to Acquire Socrata Tyler Technologies, Inc. has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Socrata, Inc., a Seattle-based venture-backed technology company, focused exclusively on accelerating the...
02 May 2018