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Software

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Software

Non-tangible component of computers add

Category: Technology (53)

Launched in 2009.

Countries: (52%), United States (37%), Japan (2%)

Main connections: Orc Software, MetaQuotes Software, Solarsoft Business Systems

Linked to: Microsoft, Novell, Corel, NASA

 

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2009

Software can be quite a profitable industry: Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft was the richest person in the world in 2009 largely by selling the Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office software products add something

 

CollabNet - CollabNet started the Subversion project as an effort to write an open-source version-control system that operated much like CVS but fixed bugs and supplied some features missing in CVS. In November 2009, CollabNet worked with Apache Software Foundation to get Subversion accepted into the Apache Incubator


2010

Mastek - In 2010, Mastek acquired Kognitio Data Migration Offering and the assets of SEG Software, LLC.

 

Atego (company) - In January 2010, "'Aonix"' and "'Artisan Software Tools"' agreed to merge, forming a new company to be called "'Atego"'

 

Opera Software - On January 20, 2010 Opera Software announced that it had acquired AdMarvel, Inc.

 

ObserveIT - April 2010: Lieberman Software and ObserveIT Partner to Monitor and Audit Privileged Access Activity within the Enterprise

 

ObserveIT - April 2010: Lieberman Software and ObserveIT Partner to Monitor and Audit Privileged Access Activity within the Enterprise

 

MetaQuotes Software - On June 1, 2010 MetaQuotes Software officially released "MetaTrader 5" or "MT5" the next version of its trading platform

 

MetaQuotes Software - On June 1, 2010 MetaQuotes Software officially released "MetaTrader 5" or "MT5" the next version of its trading platform

 

Red Bend Software - In September 2010, Red Bend Software acquired VirtualLogix, a company developing mobile virtualization software

 

Red Bend Software - In September 2010, Red Bend Software acquired VirtualLogix, a company developing mobile virtualization software

 

Hipmunk - Hipmunk relied on Orbitz to get its flight data at first, but in November 2010 the company signed a deal to use ITA Software's QPX Solution


2011

Atego (company) - In 2011 it acquired the ApexAda family of Ada compilers from the Rational Software division of IBM

 

Intacct - In 2011, Everything Channel's CRN Magazine named Intacct one of its Top 20 Cloud Software & Apps Vendors, as part of its report on the Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors

 

Citrix Systems - In February 2011, Citrix entered the European Software as a Service market with the acquisition of Netviewer


2012

Opera Software - In 2012, Opera Software and Bharti Airtel signed an agreement to provide Opera Mini browsers to the Airtel mobile customers

 

ITA Software - On March 1, 2012, Google and Cape Air announced that Cape Air had migrated to ITA Software's passenger reservations system

 

Quest Software - On July 2, 2012 Dell announced that it was buying Quest Software for 2,36 billion dollars

 

CDC Software - Software - Enterprise application software providers CDC Software and Consona with a total of 1,500 employees and 5,000 customers merged in August 2012 to form "'Aptean"'

 

Quest Software - Dell's acquisition of Quest Software became official on September 27, 2012

 

Solarsoft Business Systems - Solarsoft announced on October 15, 2012 that Solarsoft Business Systems has been acquired by Epicor Software Corporation


2013

Software AG - On June 3, 2013, Software AG acquired alfabet AG. Alfabet is a leading software provider in the areas of "Enterprise Architecture" and "IT Portfolio Management" focusing on the planning and optimization of IT landscapes

 

Precise Software - Software - In July 2013, application and server management software provider Idera Software acquired Precise

 

Kofax - In July 2013, Kofax acquired Kapow Software, a leading data integration software provider, and in December 2013, Kofax was first listed on the NASDAQ

 

Software AG - Software - Software AG acquired JackBe in August 2013 to serve as the foundation for its Intelligent Business Operations Platform, which provides analytics and decision management for real-time applications

 

Taleo - Software - As of December 2013, Taleo software had over 20 million users


2014

Open Text Corporation - Software - "'OpenText Corporation"' is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and is Canada's largest software company as of 2014

 

Adaptive Planning - Software - In February 2014, Adaptive Planning was renamed Adaptive Insights and released a new version of the software with an updated user interface

 

Actuate Corporation - Software - BIRT iHub F-Type is a freemium software product released by Actuate on July 10, 2014

 

Progress Software - Software - In December 2014, Progress Software completed the acquisition of Telerik, a leading provider of application development tools


2015

Neusoft - Software - By 2015, Neusoft said it had a staff of over 20,000, with six software bases, eight regional centres, and a presence in over forty cities throughout China

 

Panopto - Software - In 2015 Panopto upgraded its software to allow video capture and imbedding in SalesForce

 

Cyber-Ark - Software - In 2015, CyberArk announced plans to acquire the privately held Massachusetts-based company Viewfinity which specialized in privilege management and application control software

 

Kofax - In March, 2015, the company acquired Aia Software

 

AVG Technologies - Software - As of February 2, 2015 over 200 million active users used AVG´s software products and services, which include internet security, performance optimization, and personal privacy and identity protection applications

 

VMware - In March 2015, the Software Freedom Conservancy announced it was funding litigation by Christoph Hellwig against VMware for violation of his copyrights in its ESXi product

 

AppFolio - Software - AppFolio purchased real estate software firm RentLinx in April 2015

 

Opera Software - In April 2015 Opera Software decided to not develop the Opera browser for computer in Oslo anymore, but continue to develop it with a smaller team in their Poland offices

 

Infor - Software - By July 2015, Infor had around 45 million users signed up to use its cloud computing software

 

Google - Software - In July 2015 Google released DeepDream, an image recognition software capable of creating psychedelic images

 

Dell - Software - On October 12, 2015, Dell announced its intent to acquire the enterprise software and storage company EMC Corporation


2016

Kaspersky Lab - Software - As of 2016, the software has about 400 million users and has the largest market-share of cybersecurity software vendors in Europe

 

Progress Software - Software - In May, 2016, Progress Software re-branded as "Progress" to emphasize its increased focus on delivering cloud-based software

 

Alawar Entertainment - Software - Starting in 2016, one of the internal development teams has been creating projects based on new technologies, such as VR , as well as its own software solutions

 

Serena Software - Software - The company has been a subsidiary of the British software and information company Micro Focus since 2016

 

Foxit - Foxit Software released ConnectedPDF in 2016

 

Kerio Technologies - In 2016, Kerio was bought by GFI Software

 

ObserveIT - February 2016: ObserveIT Introduces First Software to Prevent Insider Threat

 

ObserveIT - February 2016: ObserveIT Introduces First Software to Prevent Insider Threat

 

Quest Software - Software - In June 2016, Dell announced the sale of their software division, including the Quest business, to Francisco Partners and Elliott Management Corporation

 

Intego - Software - Intego released its current X9 version of antivirus and security software in June 2016

 

AVST - Software - In September 2016, AVST launched the next version of CX-E which included the secure mobile client as part of the base license, as well as support for XMediusFAX® fax over IP software

 

AVG Technologies - In July 2016, Avast Software announced that it intends to acquire AVG. The transaction is expected to close sometime between September 15 and October 15, 2016

 

Aelita Software Corporation - On November 1, 2016, the sale of Dell Software to Francisco Partners and Elliott Management was completed and the company re-launched as Quest Software

 

Quest Software - On November 1, 2016, the sale of Dell Software to Francisco Partners and Elliott Management was completed and the company relaunched as Quest Software


2017

Bitdefender - Software - As of 2017, the software has about 500 million users worldwide

 

SmartBear Software - Software - In 2017, Francisco Partners acquired a majority stake in SmartBear Software

 

Foxit - Software - The software is pre-installed on Windows PCs from HP, Acer, and ASUS. Foxit released version 9,0 in 2017

 

Open Text Corporation - Captiva Software became a subsidiary of OpenText in 2017

 

Hewlett-Packard - In 2017, Hewlett Packard Enterprise spun-off it's Enterprises Services division as DXC Technology and its Software division to Micro Focus

 

Kerio Technologies - In January 2017, Kerio was bought by GFI Software

 

Apple Inc. - Software - On May 9, 2017, Apple acquired a sleep-tracking hardware and software company called Beddit

 

Jive Software - Software - On June 12, 2017, Aurea completed the acquisition of Jive Software

 

Kofax - In July 2017 Thoma Bravo acquired Lexmark Enterprise Software including Kofax

 

Software AG - In July 2017 allegations emerged in South Africa that Software AG made "kickback" payments by entering into questionable commission agreements with a Gupta-controlled company in the hope of securing lucrative state contracts

 

Kaspersky Lab - Software - On 13 September 2017, the Department of Homeland Security issued an order officially banning Kaspersky products from being used within the U.S. federal government, and requiring government departments to phase out their existing usage of the software

 

Kaspersky Lab - Software - In October 2017, subsequent reports alleged that hackers working for the Russian government stole confidential data from the home computer of an National Security Agency contractor using Kaspersky antivirus software

 

Composite Software - Software - "Cisco Press Release" Then on October 5, 2017 TIBCO purchased what was Composite Software from Cisco

 

Kaspersky Lab - Software - Also around 2 December 2017, Britain's National Cyber Security Centre advised, as a national security precaution, that UK government departments avoid Russia-based anti-virus software such as Kaspersky, but stated there was "no compelling case at present to extend that advice" to the wider public


2018

Kaspersky Lab - Software - Kaspersky software and antivirus definitions for international markets will be compiled and digitally signed in Switzerland by the end of 2018 , and user data for most international markets will be stored and processed on Swiss servers by the end of 2019

 

Temenos Group - In March 2018, Temenos' Islamic Banking Suite was named the "Best Islamic Banking and Finance Software Solution" at the 2018 World Islamic Finance Awards

 

Temenos Group - In March 2018, Temenos' Islamic Banking Suite was named the "Best Islamic Banking and Finance Software Solution" at the 2018 World Islamic Finance Awards

 

Hitachi - On March 14, 2018, Zoomdata announced its partnership with Hitachi INS Software to help develop big data analytics market in Japan