Sizmek Completes Acquisition of Rocket Fuel; Creates World’s Largest Independent Buy-Side Platform Built for Agencies and Brands
Sizmek Inc., the largest people-based creative optimization and data activation platform delivering impressions that inspire, today announced the completion of the acquisition of Rocket Fuel Inc., an industry leading predictive marketing platform. The acquisition creates the largest independent buy-side platform, offering agencies and brands a richer set of products at a global scale.
IPVALUE Appoints John Lindgren as President and Chief Executive Officer
IPVALUE Management, a global leader in corporate licensing and patent monetization today announced the appointment of John Lindgren, a distinguished executive with experience at growing intellectual property monetization businesses, as the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Lindgren will also join the company’s board of directors.
CollabNet and VersionOne Merge to Accelerate Innovation Across Enterprise Software Development and Delivery
CollabNet, a global leader in enterprise software development and DevOps solutions, and VersionOne, the leader in enterprise Agile software solutions and services, today announced the two companies have merged. The combined company will offer the industry’s most complete Enterprise Agile, ALM Collaboration, Version Control and DevOps solutions that power application development and delivery for many of the world’s leading businesses and government institutions.
Sizmek to Acquire Rocket Fuel, Creating Industry’s First Predictive Omni-Channel Marketing Platform Serving Agencies and Brands
Sizmek Inc., the largest people-based creative optimization and data activation platform delivering impressions that inspire, today announced it has entered into a definitive acquisition agreement with Rocket Fuel Inc., an industry leading predictive marketing platform that uses AI to anticipate optimal consumer response to messaging.
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.
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.