Cheetah Digital Emerges to Usher in New Era of Cross-Channel Marketing
Cheetah Digital, a global enterprise cross-channel marketing solutions provider, today launched as an independent marketing technology company. Formerly Experian Cross-Channel Marketing (CCM), the newly established Cheetah Digital is committed to driving exceptional results for enterprise marketers at scale through an unrelenting focus on product innovation and expert services.
Sandvine Corporation To Be Acquired By Vector Capital
Sandvine Corporation (TSX: SVC), announced today that it has entered into an arrangement agreement with an affiliate of Vector Capital. Under the Arrangement Agreement, and with support from Sandvine’s Board of Directors, an affiliate of Vector Capital will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Sandvine, other than certain shares held by members of management, for CAD $3.80 in cash per share. The price per share implies an aggregate fully‐diluted equity value for Sandvine of approximately CAD $483 million.
Saba Completes Acquisition of Halogen Software
Saba Software Inc., today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Halogen Software, Inc. Saba, Vector Capital and its affiliates, and Michael Slaunwhite, Halogen’s co-founder, executive chairman and largest shareholder, have acquired Halogen for CAD$12.50 in cash per share.
Vector Capital Announces Agreement to Sell 20-20 Technologies
Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 20-20 Technologies (“2020” or the “Company”), a leading provider of interior space planning software solutions, to Golden Gate Capital.
The Paciello Group Joins VFO
VFO announced it has acquired The Paciello Group (TPG), a marquee software accessibility firm providing website and application compliance solutions to enterprises throughout the world.
Vector Capital Announces Agreement to Acquire Experian’s Cross-Channel Marketing Business
Experian and Vector Capital today announced that Vector Capital and ExactTarget Co-Founder Peter McCormick will be acquiring a majority stake in Experian’s Cross-Channel Marketing business. The transaction includes Experian’s suite of cross-channel and email products, including the Experian Marketing Suite, CheetahMail, and Mail Publisher, as well as its full portfolio of professional and strategic services.
How a Small Town in Illinois is Bridging the Digital Divide
Connectivity is a key component to engaging students in developing their education, and local leaders of Pembroke, Illinois have created two free Wi-Fi zones: the local Library and the Black Oaks Center for Sustainable Renewable Living. Cambium Networks, a wireless communications manufacturer in Illinois, develops the equipment that connects Pembroke.
Saba Software Announces Agreement to Acquire Halogen Software
Saba Software Inc., a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, and Halogen Software Inc.(TSX:HGN), a leading provider of cloud-based performance management solutions, today announced that Saba, Vector Capital and its affiliates, and Michael Slaunwhite, Halogen’s co-founder, Executive Chairman and largest shareholder, have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Halogen.
Vector Capital seeks complex tech deals. ‘We’ll leave safe, secured debt to banks.’
In Silicon Valley, Vector Capital is an anomaly: Instead of chasing the next Uber or Snapchat, the private-equity firm is looking at troubled spots for hidden value.
Vector Capital Raises $1.4 Billion for Fund V
Vector Capital, a leading investment firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, today announced that it has successfully closed its fifth private equity fund, Vector Capital V, L.P. (the “Fund”), at $1.4 billion, exceeding the Fund’s $1.2 billion target.