Milestones

MSP and technology company business milestones, including MSP funding, mergers and acquisition (M&A) news.

IBM Acquires Digital Engineering Technology Consultancy Dialexa

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IBM CEO Arvind Krishna continues to target tuck-in IT consulting acquisitions rather than large, expensive SaaS and cloud software business buyouts.

IBM Acquisitions List: CEO Arvind Krishna’s Hybrid Cloud M&A Strategy

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IBM acquisitions target multi-cloud business automation software, SaaS consulting & more. Can M&A help CEO Arvind Krishna to reinvent IBM?

Wesco Acquires Global Systems Integrator, VAR Rahi Systems

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Wesco International acquires global systems integrator, MSP & VAR Rahi Systems for $217. The M&A deal’s valuation: 7.5x annual EBITDA.

MSP M&A: Waterdog Computer Works Acquires ITCadence

Waterdog managed IT services span cybersecurity, IT help desk support, voice over IP, cloud backup and disaster recovery.

Audio Visual (AV) M&A: NV5 Global Acquires KMK Technologies

Technology consulting firm gains AV, lighting, security and IT systems expertise.

Citrix-Tibco Merger Date Disclosed; Layoffs Expected

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Citrix Systems & Tibco Software merger set for September 30. Merger, backed by private equity firms, will include 1,000 employee layoffs.

Perficient Acquires Mobile, Salesforce Cloud Consultancy Inflection Point Systems

Digital consultancy Perficient buys Inflection Point Systems, a software consulting firm & custom application developer for Salesforce, cloud & mobile solutions.

IT Consulting M&A List: 10 Perficient Acquisitions To Know

Perficient acquisitions include SAP & Salesforce partners, IT consulting firms, custom software developers & more. Here’s the acquisition list.

IT Consulting M&A: Belcan Acquires Digital Transformation Firm RTMC

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Belcan, under private equity owner AE Industrial Partners, has now acquired 18 businesses.

Technology Consulting M&A: SEIDOR Acquires Digital Transformation Consultancy Opentrends

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Buyer expands its expertise across artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), smart cities and connected cars.