M&A Activity

D.C. Capital Partners Acquires CompSec; Thomas J. Campbell Comments

D.C. Capital Partners has acquired McLean, Va.-based Computer Security Solutions Inc., according to a Washington Technology article. D.C. Capital expects the move to boost its intelligence capabilities and insight into customers within the intelligence community. Thomas J. Campbell, company founder and president,  considers the acquisition “a significant strategic enhancement” for …

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Report: Dell Nearing Buyout Deal, Microsoft Involved

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) is nearing a deal for a buyout led by California-based private equity firm Silver Lake Management LLC, Bloomberg reports. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) could provide some funding and Michael Dell could contribute between $500 million and $1 billion of equity financing for the deal, the report said. Michael …

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Report: Dell Considering Private Equity Buyout

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) has discussed a potential buyout of the company with private equity firms TPG Capital and Silver Lake, Bloomberg reports. According to the report, such a transaction would require more than $20 billion in equity and debt. Chairman and CEO Michael Dell told a New York City audience …

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CGI Updates Brand, Logo Following Logica Buy; Lorne Gorber Comments

CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) has updated its brand to incorporate Logica’s products in an initiative aimed at reflecting CGI’s expanded presence and service offerings worldwide. The refresh includes updated messaging, visual identity platforms and a new logo, CGI said Monday. CGI now has $10.2 billion in annual revenue and employs …

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Report: DOJ Could Approve DigitalGlobe-GeoEye Merger This Month

The proposed $900 million cash-and-stock merger between DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) is expected to receive regulatory approval later this month, Reuters reports. Andrea Shalal-Esa and Diane Bartz report the U.S. Justice Department could wrap up its review of the transaction by mid-January but could delay action after William …

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Software AG SAP Business Acquired by Software Provider itelligence

Software AG’s SAP-based business in North America has been bought by software systems provider itelligence for an undisclosed sum in an attempt to penetrate the Canadian market and expand itelligence’s U.S. customer base. The two companies expect to finalize the transaction on Jan. 16, Cincinnati, Ohio-based itelligence said in a statement. A …

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ManTech Gains Prime on $4B CMS IDIQ Through ALTA Buy; George Pedersen Comments

  ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) has acquired information technology and professional services company firm ALTA Systems for an undisclosed amount.   ManTech said it used available cash to finance the acquisition and does not expect the transaction to affect its 2013 financial results. ALTA, which will join ManTech’s healthcare business, …

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Tech Staffing Firm Kavaliro Buys Salient’s Fannie Mae Program; Mark Moore Comments

Technology and IT staffing firm Kavaliro has acquired the Fannie Mae program from Salient Federal Solutions for an undisclosed amount, Kavaliro said Wednesday. Kavaliro obtains Salient’s 58 employees working on the program and contractual resources affiliated with the program, for which Salient has been working for 15 years. Kavaliro President …

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CRGT Buys Big Data, Analytics Provider Guident Technologies; Tom Ferrando Comments

CRGT Inc. has acquired data analytics and technology provider Guident Technologies with the intent to grow its portfolio of big data analytics and business intelligence offerings. CRGT, a Veritas Capital portfolio company, did not disclose terms of the deal in its announcement. Tom Ferrando, CRGT’s CEO and president, said the …

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Vistronix Buys Geospatial Data Software Maker Technology Associates; Deepak Hathiramani Comments

Vistronix has acquired Stafford, Va.-based Technology Associates International Corp., a maker of geospatial and data visualization software for U.S. military and civilian agencies. Vistronix did not disclose terms of the deal and said 450 Technology Associates employees will join Vistronix. Deepak Hathiramani, chairman and CEO of Vistronix, said the company …

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