Mergers & Acquisitions Article Archive:

Is an Activist Investor Pushing EMC to Spin Out VMware?

Report claims Elliott Management Corp has upped investment and wants EMC to splinter off virtualisation vendor

Zones Sets Sail on European Voyage

One of the biggest solution providers in the US is plotting a major land-grab in EMEA

EMC grabs ‘certain assets’ of Symplified

EMC confirms its security division RSA took advantage of an opportunity arising in June

Arcserve Opens Up on Post-CA Channel Plans

Data-protection firm claims life will be easier for partners following the split

Survey: 2014 a Good Year for IT M&A

Buyers and sellers of IT companies say 2014 is an “optimal” year for mergers and acquisitions, as tech companies look to add new products, intellectual property and domain expertise to their portfolios.

OpenGate Capital Builds on Latin American Channel Presence

Private equity Investor OpenGate Capital buys integrator Damovo’s Mexican and Brazilian arms

CA Sells Arcserve Data Protection Unit

CA Technologies is selling its Arcserve data protection unit to Marlin Equity Partners. The deal is part of a plan to divest of ‘non-core’ assets, and focus on cloud management and enablement technologies.

IBM-Lenovo Server Deal Gets Green Light in China

Chinese Ministry of Commerce’s anti-monopoly bureau has approved $2.3 billion deal but U.S. approval is still pending