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[20 May 2008 | No Comment | 518 supporters]

Microsoft said on sunday, they have issued another proposal to Yahoo about the acquisition of all of Yahoo’s assets.
“Microsoft is not proposing to make a new bid to acquire all of Yahoo at this time, but reserves the right to reconsider that alternative depending on future developments and discussions that may take place with Yahoo or discussions with shareholders of Yahoo or Microsoft or with other third parties,” the software giant stated.
The Google factor
But according to reports in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal, Microsoft proposed an arrangement …

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[17 Jan 2008 | One Comment | 533 supporters]

In a surprise announcement, MySQL reveals that it has been acquired by Sun. This acquisition appears to be part of a broader strategy by Sun to displace the LAMP stack with its own Solaris and Java technologies.
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[22 Oct 2007 | No Comment | 891 supporters]

LAS VEGAS » 10/22/2007 » Today at Citrix iForum™, the world’s largest application delivery conference and expo, Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTXS) announced it has completed the acquisition of XenSource, Inc., a privately held leader in enterprise-grade virtual infrastructure solutions. The purchase price for the transaction was approximately $500 million payable in a combination of cash and Citrix common stock.
This acquisition moves Citrix, a pioneer in the application virtualization market, into …