Mergers & Acquisitions Article Archive:

IBM Lenovo Server Deal Set to Close This Week

After hammering out terms, IBM and Lenovo reach agreement and gear up to close deal on 1 October

Lenovo: IBM x86 Acquisition “Tough”

Lenovo’s IBM x86 acquisition far from easy, conference hears

EMC Merger Chatter Fraught With Potential Market, Channel Disruptions

Under pressure by activist investors, EMC is looking for a “merger of equals” with companies including Dell and Hewlett-Packard. Such a deal would reshape the technology landscape and cause tremendous disruptions in the channel.

Pressured EMC Considers Merger with HP or Dell – Reports

Insiders claim EMC and HP have been discussing a union for the past 12 months

Sage Bolsters U.S. Presence with PayChoice Buy

Financial software giant Sage has bought U.S. payroll and HR services specialist as it looks to strengthen cloud offering

Ingram Micro Making Investments to take Successes Overseas

Delegates hear from Ingram Micro president on the relevancy of data and upcoming challenges for the industry

Red Hat Acquires FeedHenry for €63.5 million

Red Hat acquisition of FeedHenry linked to increase in smartphone uptake

Is HP Turning to Acquisitions to Speed Growth?

Hewlett-Packard bought open-source software start-up Eucalyptus to bolster its cloud portfolio, marking its first acquisition since the disastrous Autonomy deal. Speculation persists that HP is actually gearing up for a major acquisition swing, including a bid for VMware, to expand its capabilities and open new revenue streams.