July 16th, 2015
Software company Ticketfly has closed a Series D financing round, raising $50 million.
July 7th, 2015
Coupa Software, a cloud-based invoice management platform, acquired InvoiceSmash on Monday for an undisclosed sum.
June 30th, 2015
Cisco announced its intent to buy cloud security company OpenDNS for $635 million this morning.
June 5th, 2015
At the 22nd annual BCTIA Awards last night in Vancouver, BuildDirect CEO Jeff Booth was awarded “Person of the Year”.
June 1st, 2015
Say hello to the latest cloud company to take an investment at a valuation of more than $1 billion. Coupa Software, a cloud startup that aims to help companies manage and control their spending, has closed an $80 million investment round.
May 29th, 2015
Pacific Biosciences has worked hard over the past year and a half to demonstrate that its DNA sequencer, the RS II, can do something no other instrument can: assemble a whole human genome from scratch, without using an existing reference genome as a template. The process, known as de novo assembly, is harder and more costly than mapping to a reference genome, but it also reveals important information about the most complex types of variation in our genetic makeup.
May 28th, 2015
New York City-based CA (Nasdaq: CA) said Rally agreed to be acquired for $19.50 per share, which would total about $480 million. The deal is scheduled to close this fall, in CA’s second fiscal quarter.
May 7th, 2015
Social media companies have been taking a beating on Wall Street after several — Twitter, LinkedIn and Yelp — posted sales that underwhelmed the market.