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Samsung to Acquire Viv, the Next Generation Artificial Intelligence Platform

PRESS RELEASE: Samsung Electronics announced that it has agreed to acquire Viv Labs, the intelligent interface to everything. Viv has developed a unique, open artificial intelligence (AI) platform that gives third-party developers the power to use and build conversational assistants and integrate a natural language-based interface into renowned applications and services. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions. Continue reading Samsung to Acquire Viv, the Next Generation Artificial Intelligence Platform

Genesys to Acquire Interactive Intelligence to Create the World’s Premier Omnichannel Customer Experience Company

PRESS RELEASE: Genesys, a market leader in omnichannel customer experience and contact center solutions, and Interactive Intelligence Group Inc., a global leader of cloud and on-premise solutions for customer engagement, communications and collaboration, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Genesys will acquire Interactive Intelligence in a transaction valued at approximately $1.4 billion. Continue reading Genesys to Acquire Interactive Intelligence to Create the World’s Premier Omnichannel Customer Experience Company

KKR to Acquire Calabrio, a Global Leader in Customer Engagement and Analytics Software

PRESS RELEASE: Calabrio, a leading provider of customer engagement and analytics software, and KKR, a leading global investment firm, announced today that they have entered into a definitive purchase agreement whereby KKR will acquire Calabrio. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Continue reading KKR to Acquire Calabrio, a Global Leader in Customer Engagement and Analytics Software

Mitel announces definitive agreement to acquire Polycom

PRESS RELEASE: Mitel announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement in which Mitel will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Polycom common stock in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $1.96 billion. Under the terms of the agreement, Polycom stockholders will be entitled to $3.12 in cash and 1.31 Mitel common shares for each share of Polycom common stock, or $13.68 based on the closing price of a Mitel common share on April 13, 2016. Continue reading Mitel announces definitive agreement to acquire Polycom