Viewing 1 to 10 of 21 items
Tag Archives: Acquire

HPE to acquire supercomputer maker Cray in $1.3bn deal

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced that it will acquire supercomputer maker Cray for $ 35 per share in cash in a deal valued at approximately $ 1.3bn. HPE's President and CEO, Antonio Neri explained how the acquisition will help drive the next generation of high performance computing (HPC), saying: “Answers to some of society’s most  Full Article…

0

Google announces plans to acquire Alooma

Google recently announced its US expansion plans for 2019 and the company is already putting those plans into action with a new acquisition. The company plans to acquire the cloud migration firm Alooma which helps businesses consolidate their data from multiple sources into one data warehouse. At the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in  Full Article…

0

USA and Oxygen Acquire Rerun Rights to ‘Chicago P.D.’

USA Network and Oxygen have cut a deal for the rerun rights to NBC’s “Chicago P.D.” The drama series hails from producer Dick Wolf’s prolific Wolf Entertainment banner based at Universal Television. The series is heading into its fifth season its NBC. “Chicago P.D.” is one of three Chicago-based procedurals that … Variety

0

CenturyLink to Acquire Level 3 for $25 Billion

Regional phone and business network services operator CenturyLink will acquire fiber-optic network provider Level 3 Communications — one of the world’s biggest internet backbone providers — for $ 25 billion in cash and stock. The deal inclusive of debt is worth $ 34 billion. Under the terms of the transaction, CenturyLink shareholders will … Variety

0

Lionsgate to Acquire Starz for $4.4 Billion

Lionsgate has sealed an agreement to acquire premium cabler Starz in a $ 4.4 billion cash and stock deal. The deal had been expected. The two companies have flirted with a merger on and off for more than a year. The two were united in a corporate marriage early last year by investor John Malone,  Full Article…

0

Jennifer Lopez Outbids P. Diddy To Acquire Fuse Music Network

NEW YORK (AP) — The Jennifer Lopez-backed company that owns NUVOtv, an English-language cable entertainment network aimed at Latinos, has bought the Fuse music network. SiTV Media said Friday it had agreed to pay $ 226 million to Fuse’s owner, the Madison Square Garden Co. SiTV reportedly outbid Revolt, the music network started by Sean  Full Article…

0

CNN Films and Lionsgate Acquire T-Rex Documentary ‘Dinosaur 13’ Out of Sundance

Todd Douglas Miller’s documentary “Dinosaur 13” premiered last night at Sundance, and today CNN Films and Lionsgate announced that they’ve acquired the North American rights to the film for a 2014 theatrical release and broadcast premiere later in the year on the news channel. “Dinosaur 13” follows the odyssey of paleontologist Peter Larson of South Dakota’s Black  Full Article…

0

Phase 4 Films and Kevin Smith Acquire Sundance Comedy ‘Milkshake’

In its second acquisition of the Sundance Film Festival, Phase 4 Films has picked up rights to David Andalman and Mariko Munro’s “Milkshake,” which had its world premiere in the NEXT <=> section on Jan. 20. The company acquired North American rights to Shaka King’s feature debut “Newlyweeds,” also a NEXT selection, over the weekend.  Full Article…

0