News for Mergers & Acquisitions
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Salesforce prepares to finalise acquisition of Buddy Media
The acquisition of Buddy Media by Salesforce comes on the back similar acquisitions by rival companies as they look to deliver on the social CRM in the cloud, with social marketing integration.
Canadian CGI to buy IT services giant Logica for £1.7 billion
Global IT Anglo-Dutch services firm Logica, whose clients include companies such as BT, Shell, BAE Systems has recommended a £1.7 billion takeover offer by Canadian CGI Group Inc.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Home Affairs Committee raises concerns surrounding police privatisation
The Home Affairs Committee has expressed worry surrounding privatisation of IT services within police forces.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Japanese Marubeni Corp to buy US Gavilon for $3.6 billion
Marubeni, the Japenese trading house is to buy Gavilon, the U.S. based grain merchant which ranks currently as the third largest in the world in marketing network distribution, for $3.6 billion.
Wipro partners with analytics software developer
Wipro has partnered with analytics software developer Quiterian in ordered to provided advanced customer analytics applications to its global client base.
Monday, May 21, 2012
Atos secures £140 million outsourcing contract
IT services company Atos has announced today that it has secured a five year contract valued at £140 million to the Shared Services Alliance (SSA).
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Randstad Managed Services and SourceRight Solutions become Randstad Sourceright
Randstad Managed Services and SourceRight Solutions have combined as part of a rebranding strategy to become Randstad Sourceright.
CSC and HP open global cybersecurity research centre
CSC and HP have joined together in a global collaboration with Fraunhofer FOKUS, EMC, RSA, McAfee and Sourcefire to open the Cybersecurity Demonstration Center (CDC).