Tags mergers and acquisitions
Amid stock dip, Palo Alto Networks says it wants to acquire another vendor
The proposed cash deal for Aporeto is only the latest acquisition for the cybersecurity giant.
Canadian tech giant OpenText to acquire Carbonite to boost cloud sales
The deal comes after Carbonite acquired Webroot earlier this year.
Cyber deals continue with Proofpoint's $225 million acquisition of ObserveIT
Sumo Logic also announced its own acquisition of Jask in an unrelated deal.
Thoma Bravo to spend $3.8 billion on Sophos in private equity's latest cyber deal
This comes amid a period of ongoing consolidation in the cybersecurity industry.
VMware announces plans to acquire Carbon Black for $2.1 billion
The acquisitions is just the latest for a cybersecurity industry that has been in a feeding frenzy of late.
Big name cybersecurity vendors are trying to buy their way to the top
A strong economy and higher demand for security products means big vendors will continue buying startups to keep up with emerging technology.