Tag: acquired

Novell sold for $2.2 billion 
By Tom Brewster | Nov 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
As Microsoft-led consortium sweeps up 882 Novell patents.
 
Novell acquired by Attachmate 
By Tom Brewster | Nov 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
Part of a $US2.2 billion deal.
 
Oracle agrees to buy Sun for US$7.4 billion 
By Rosalie Marshall | Apr 21, 2009 | Comment Now 
Oracle has announced it will acquire server builder Sun Microsystems for US$7.4 billion, or US$5.6 billion net of Sun’s cash and debt.
 
Pownce acquired by Six Apart, will be shut down in two weeks 
Dec 2, 2008 | Comment Now 
Popular microblogging and social networking site Pownce will close forever on 15 December, after it was acquired by rival Six Apart, the company behind Movable Type, Vox and ...
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