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Sharp to acquire Toshiba's PC business

Sharp will use parent company Foxconn's manufacturing expertise to produce the PCs at a lower cost
11 Jun 2018
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Acquisition

Dell won't sell, but may merge with VMware

A special committee is analysing the possible options for the tech giant
22 May 2018
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Acquisition

iPhone manufacturer Foxconn buys Belkin for $800m

The Chinese giant further diversifies its business to prevent over-reliance on Apple
27 Mar 2018
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Sponsored

The UK unicorns and how they made their first billions

Top-level estimates suggest Europe has more than 50 unicorns with 22 of these originating in the UK
23 Mar 2018
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Acquisition

Micro Focus suffers shares slump amid revenue fears

CEO Chris Hsu leaves as analyst points finger at HPE merger difficulties
19 Mar 2018
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Acquisition

Trump blocks Broadcom's Qualcomm bid, citing security issues

President intervenes in the deal amid concerns that China could pull ahead in 5G race
13 Mar 2018
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Dell weighs up IPO against VMware merger

Filing outlines vendor's options to return to life as a public company
5 Feb 2018
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Acquisition

Cisco furthers multi-cloud mission with Cmpute.io

Service will join Cisco CloudCenter, helping customers allocate workloads more effectively
11 Dec 2017
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Business strategy

CA signposts further acquisitions over the coming year

Top execs say more purchases are on the way
15 Nov 2017
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Network & Internet

Extreme Networks buys Brocade's data centre business

The purchase will help Extreme build up its wireless networking portfolio
31 Oct 2017
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Western Digital acquires Upthere and Tegile Systems

The purchases will add to Western Digital's cloud-based services, including enhanced storage and big data offerings
30 Aug 2017
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Acquisition
Business strategy

Mitel to acquire ShoreTel for $430 million

The combined company will be the second largest UCaaS company in the world
28 Jul 2017
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Business strategy

CA Technologies acquires Veracode to bolster DevOps security

CA shells out $614 million on the firm
4 Apr 2017
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Business strategy

Mozilla picks Pocket for web recommendations

Firefox developers make first strategic acquisition
28 Feb 2017
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Business strategy

HPE splashes the cash on security firm Niara

Acquisition spree continues with mobile-IoT focused purchase
2 Feb 2017
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Mobile

Fitbit rumoured to be buying Pebble for a song

Reports suggest the troubled smartwatch firm could be sold for as little as $34 million
1 Dec 2016
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Security

Symantec snaps up LifeLock for $2.3 billion

Security company acquires identity theft protection firm
21 Nov 2016
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Business strategy

Salesforce CEO blames Twitter for Trump's victory

Marc Benioff reveals that shareholder pressure put kibosh on Twitter acquisition
15 Nov 2016
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Microsoft buys LinkedIn

Tech giant will acquire the business social network for $26.2 billion
13 Jun 2016
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Security

Trend Micro buys HP TippingPoint

The acquisition will allow Trend Micro to offer an integrated intrusion prevention and breach detection solution
22 Oct 2015
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Server & storage

HP's Meg Whitman savages Dell-EMC merger

M&A advisors criticise VMware's absence from acquisition
13 Oct 2015
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Mobile

Verizon buys AOL for $4.4bn to take on Google

The telecoms company will use the purchase to leverage its presence in mobile video and advertising
13 May 2015
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Network & Internet

HP splashes out $3bn on network firm Aruba

HP plans to dominate the $18bn wireless networking market
3 Mar 2015
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Business strategy

BlackBerry rubbishes talk of Samsung acquisition

BlackBerry sources claim the firm is not for sale
15 Jan 2015
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