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M&A List: 10 ServiceNow Acquisitions Extend Beyond ITSM Software

A list of ServiceNow acquisitions spanning observability, log management, robotic process automation (RPA), chatbots, security operations & more.

New Relic for Sale? Private Equity Interested, Report Asserts

New Relic, an observability software company that competes vs. Cisco AppDynamics, Datadog, Dynatrace & SolarWinds, may be up for sale, a report said.

Datadog Network Device Monitoring: A New MSP Option?

Datadog extends beyond cloud & application monitoring to offer Network Device Monitoring for servers, routers, switches & firewalls. Will MSPs plug in?

Cisco Acquires Replex; AppDynamics MSPs Gain Kubernetes Capabilities

Cisco Systems acquires Replex. MSPs running AppDynamics observability software to gain Kubernetes governance & cloud cost management tools.

What You Need to Know About Application Portfolio Management

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Application portfolio management (APM) helps organizations govern and optimize their app inventory and ensure they meet business objectives.

Sumo Logic Acquires Sensu; Gains IT Monitoring Software

Sumo Logic acquires Sensu. MSP partners gain infrastructure & application monitoring capabilities; potential Datadog & New Relic alternative.

Datadog Adds Windows Server Monitoring of Live Traffic

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Datadog extends Network Performance Monitoring to Windows Server. Potential target: MSPs that run Datadog for infrastructure & application monitoring.

Cisco Acquiring Dashbase; AppDynamics Enhancements Will Serve MSPs, UCaaS Service Providers

Cisco Systems acquiring Dashbase. MSPs, network & unified communication service providers will gain AppDynamics performance monitoring enhancements.

IBM Acquires Multi-Cloud APM Company Instana

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IBM acquires application performance monitoring (APM) software company Instana. Counters Cisco AppDynamics, Datadog, Dynatrace, New Relic & more.

SolarWinds Acquires VividCortex; Gains Cloud Database Monitoring Software

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SolarWinds acquires VividCortex for cloud & on-premises database performance monitoring. Counters Cisco AppDynamics, Datadog, Dynatrace & New Relic. MSP partner implications explained.