"SolarWinds N-able Acquired" Posts

SolarWinds: Inside the $4.5B Buyout

Intense negotiations for 66 days. Nine potential suitors. Bids from at least 5 potential buyers. The untold story of SolarWinds, Silver Lake & Thoma Bravo.

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SolarWinds N-able Buyout FAQ: Hmmm…

As part of a $4.5 billion buyout to take SolarWinds private, the software company shared an FAQ with employees. But does it really answer any questions?

Venture Capital Money Dollars Currency

Is Private Equity Good for MSP Software Industry?

SolarWinds & its N-able division are the latest MSP-centric software companies acquired by private equity firms. Is that good for managed services providers?