News by year: Top Topics

Facebook executive Markku Mäkeläinen joins Nexit

Nexit Adds New Partner: Seasoned Executive from the Bay Area Nexit Ventures has appointed Mr. Markku Mäkeläinen, a seasoned tech executive and technology investor as a partner. Before joining Nexit, Mäkeläinen worked as Facebook’s director of partnership solutions and operations. The appointment strengthens the transatlantic and international role of Nexit as a value-added investor in […]

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Ekahau Acquired by Ookla – The Largest Ever Exit for Nexit

Ookla LCC., a subsidiary of Ziff Davis, has acquired the Nexit portfolio company Ekahau. The acquisition broadens the offering portfolio of Ookla, the global leader in worldwide internet performance testing and also gives Ekahau more resources to serve its global customer base. Great News for Ekahau and Ekahau customers Ookla is the global leader in […]

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Ekahau Achieves Major Growth Milestones

Company delivers 40% record 2017 growth amid strong Wi-Fi industry growth, expands into a full-suite product provider already serving 30% of the Fortune 500, and wins Frost & Sullivan’s Customer Value Leadership Award RESTON, Va., Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ekahau, the global leader in enterprise wireless network design and planning, announced it achieved its fourth consecutive year […]

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Thundersoft’s acquisition of Rightware

Helsinki and Beijing, 19 December 2016. Rightware, the leading provider of automotive user interface software, today announced its acquisition by Thundersoft, the world’s leading provider of operating systems and smart device platform technology. The arrangement supports the continued development of both companies — by creating a growth platform to help secure the top position in […]

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Akamai Acquires Octoshape

Akamai Acquires Octoshape Octoshape to provide Akamai unique video optimization technology designed to enable superior IP broadcast experiences CAMBRIDGE, MA and COPENHAGEN – April 6, 2015 – Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) announced today that it has acquired Octoshape in a cash transaction. Octoshape’s services are designed to help optimize the quality of video streams […]

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Futuremark Oy Acquired by UL

UL Signals Strategic Expansion into Performance Benchmarking Services with Futuremark Acquisition UL, a global safety science leader, today announced the acquisition of Futuremark, the market leading provider of performance benchmarking software. Futuremark, a privately held company based in Finland, develops the world’s most widely used benchmarks for desktop computers, notebooks, tablets and smart phones. NORTHBROOK, […]

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