Compaq Computer Corp.

20555 Suite 249,
Houston, Texas 77070
United States,
(281)370-0670
www.compaq.com

Compaq Computer Corporation is a provider of enterprise technology and solutions. Compaq designs, develops, manufactures and markets hardware, software, solutions and services, including enterprise storage and computing solutions, fault-tolerant business-critical solutions, communication products, and desktop and portable personal computers that are sold in more than 200 countries.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 6 - - - - - 6
vol $13.6B $13.6B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $2.3B $2.3B
  7

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Join to Access.
Legal Deals
Join to Access.

Deal Values

Buy # TOTAL
> $1B Sign-up to View
$100M to $1B Sign-up to View
< $100M Sign-up to View
TOTAL Sign-up to View
Largest Digital Equipment Corp.
$9.6B (1998-01-26)
Sell # Total
> $1B Sign-up to View
$100M to $1B Sign-up to View
< $100M Sign-up to View
Total Sign-up to View
Largest AltaVista
$2.3B (1999-06-29)

According to our data here at Mergr, Compaq Computer has acquired 6 companies. It has also divested 1 asset.

Compaq Computer’s largest acquisition to date was in 1998, when it acquired Digital Equipment for $9.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 1999, when it sold AltaVista to ModusLink Global Solutions for $2.3B. Compaq Computer has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include technology hardware (84%) and internet software and services (17%).

When analyzing the technology hardware sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 244 technology hardware companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 14 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 8 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic technology hardware acquirer over the past 3 years is Apogee, with 6 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the technology hardware sector over the past 3 years is H.I.G. Capital with 4 platform acquisitions.

Join Mergr and gain access to Compaq Computer’s M&A summary, the M&A summaries of companies just like it, as well as recent M&A activity in the technology hardware sector.


What's Mergr?

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB


Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
Search
  • 3.1K Private Equity Firms
  • 110K M&A Transactions
  • 120K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 2.7K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 38K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.