The Information
November 13, 2018
Cloud management software provider Apptio is going private in a $1.9 billion acquisition by Vista Equity Partners that comes just over two years after its IPO, according to this report from Reuters. 
November 12, 2018
The tech-focused PE firm offered $38 per share of the business, representing a 53 per cent premium on its closing price on November 9.
November 12, 2018
Around the same time Sunday night that SAP (ticker: SAP) was buying Qualtrics International for $8 billion before it went public, a publicly traded cloud company was going private in a nearly $2 billion acquisition.
November 12, 2018
Software investment fund Vista Equity Partners—owner of Datto—has agreed to buy Apptio for $1.94 billion.
November 12, 2018
It was a big weekend in Seattle tech, with almost $10 billion worth of acquisition news from either side of Lake Washington breaking late on Sunday. Both companies will retain their leadership and personnel — and both are hiring heavily in the Puget Sound region.