TechCrunch
November 12, 2018
It seems that Sunday has become a popular day to announce large deals involving enterprise companies. IBM announced the $34 billion Red Hat deal two weeks ago. SAP announced its intent to buy Qualtrics for $8 billion last night, and Vista Equity Partners got into the act too, announcing a deal to buy Apptio for $1.94 billion, representing a 53 percent premium for stockholders.
Xconomy
November 12, 2018
Apptio is being taken private by investment firm Vista Equity Partners in a $1.94 billion acquisition. 
Seattle Times
November 12, 2018
Tech company Apptio announced Sunday it would be bought by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners, two years after the Bellevue company entered the public markets.
ChannelE2e
November 12, 2018
Vista Equity Partners is acquiring Apptio for $1.94 billion, the private equity firm and cloud-based IT management software provider have confirmed.
Reuters UK
November 12, 2018
Nov 12 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Monday:

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