Topic: mergers and acquisitions

Why Dimension Data and NTT are merging

News that Dimension Data, NTT Communications, NTT Data, NTT Security and NTTi3 will merge to create a heavyweight technology provider has sent shockwaves across the channel.

Xero acquires Canadian partner Hubdoc in USD 70mn deal

New Zealand-headquartered cloud-based accounting software vendor Xero has announced the acquisition of Canadian data capture solution provider Hubdoc for US$70 million.

Salesforce snaps up Datorama, a cloud-based AI platform

Salesforce has signed an agreement to acquire Datorama, an Israeli cloud-based artificial intelligence marketing platform.

Accenture acquires Real Time Analytics Platform; expands touchless testing platform with AI

Accenture has acquired an artificial intelligence (AI) technology from Bay Area, California-based Real Time Analytics Platform ( The technology will be integrated into the Accenture Touchless Testing Platform.

Mimecast acquires Ataata to boost cyber training credentials

Mimecast has acquired cyber security training and awareness platform, Ataata, in a bid to drive increased enablement across the market.

AT&T snaps up AlienVault in SMB security push

AT&T has unveiled plans to acquire AlienVault in a bid to expand the tech giant’s enterprise-grade security portfolio into SMBs.

Neelam Dhawan appointed Board Advisor at Ecosystm

Neelam brings a proven track record in managing transformation across industries, including banking and finance, telecommunications, manufacturing, healthcare and government.

GrowthOps makes $20M takeover bid for Asia Pacific Digital

Headquartered in Singapore, Asia Pacific Digital also has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, Manila and Kuala Lumpur

LiveTiles acquires AI company founded by former Microsoft exec

LiveTiles has announced the acquisition of next generation employee profile and directory management software company Hyperfish for $8.9 million.

MuleSoft founder says partnership with Salesforce is the perfect match

MuleSoft founder Ross Mason says all customers will benefit from Salesforce's recent acquisition of his business.