Biggest tech acquisitions of 2014

Biggest tech acquisitions of 2014

  • Facebook acquires mobile messaging app WhatsApp for $22 billion
  • SAP purchases US based software development company Concur Tech for $8.3 billion
  • Level 3 Communications buys internet service provider TW Telecom for $7.3 billion
  • Oracle acquires Micros Systems $5.3 billion to make expansion of big data operations.
  • Vista Equity Partners buys Tibco Software $4.3 billion in September
  • Elliot takes control of Riverbed Technologies for $3.6 billion
  • Zebra Tech purchases Motorola Solutions’ scanner business for $3.5 billion in April
  • Google buys Nest labs which is a smart thermostat maker for $3.2 billion in February
  • Apple acquires headphone and music creator Beats Electronics for $3 billion in August
  • Lenovo buys Motorola Mobility for $2.9 billion in January

 

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