Attachmate Acquisitions, 2 Deals Between 2006 and 2010
software Company

Attachmate has acquired 2 companies of its own.

Attachmate’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired Novell for $2.2B. Attachmate has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (50%) and software (50%).

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Attachmate Corp.

705 5th Avenue South Suite 1100,
Seattle, Washington 98104
United States,
(206) 217-7100
www.attachmate.com

Attachmate Corp. is a provider of advanced software for terminal emulation, legacy modernization, managed file transfer and enterprise fraud management.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $2.7B $2.7B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Deal Values

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Largest Novell, Inc.
$2.2B (2010-11-22)
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Software M&A - Last 3 Years

Attachmate was acquired by Micro Focus International on November 20, 2014.

When analyzing the software sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 745 software companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 52 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 16 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic software acquirer over the past 3 years is WiseTech Global, with 14 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the software sector over the past 3 years is Serent Capital with 12 platform acquisitions.


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