Daily Deal Activity 08/19/16

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

India-based community classifieds site Quikr has raised $20 million in a round of funding from Brand Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and operations domestically.

digital marketplace

Trucking community marketplace and recruitment platform Truckin has raised $1.1 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

mobile content/apps

Fitness tracking app Human.co has been acquired by real-time map visualization company Mapbox. The acquisition will provide Mapbox with expanded data mapping capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

niche content

China-based sports data company Cubee Technology has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from CMC Holdings. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

Marketing Technology

content delivery network, content management

Content delivery and discovery solutions developer Atypon Systems has been acquired by John Wiley & Sons for $120 million in cash. The acquisition provides Atypon with the resources for expanding its product offering. Atypon has reported 2015 revenues of $31 million.

Agency & Marketing Services

design agency

Australia-based design agency Digital Eskimo has been acquired by digital product agency Mentally Friendly. The acquisition provides Mentally Friendly with strengthened offerings for government agencies and not-for-profit businesses. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

tradtional media

entertainment media

Digital content studio Secret Location has been acquired by Entertainment One. The acquisition provides Secret Location with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

SaaS-based application monitoring solutions company AppFirst has been acquired by IT monitoring solutions developer ScienceLogic. The acquisition provides ScienceLogic with expanded IT infrastructure monitoring capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

application management

Communication applications control platform Tekpea has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from FCP Innovation. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence in the utilities and industrials markets.

collaboration

Enterprise file management and sharing platform SmartFile has raised $1.1 million in a round of funding from Elevate Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development efforts.

erp

Retail demand chain software developer JDA Software has raised a $570 million equity investment from Blackstone and New Mountain Capital. The company will use the investment proceeds for product development and research and development initiatives.

healthcare

Personal health management solutions company Healthera has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from FT Capital and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

security

SaaS-based cloud network security and implementation company Bat Blue Networks has raised $13.5 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

security

Israel-based cybersecurity platform IntSights has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from Wipro. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its partnership with Wipro within the Middle East.

software development tools

Chatbot design and creation startup Dexter has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Rakuten Ventures and Social Starts. The company will use the round of funding for building out new chatbot capabilities and services.

software development tools

Amazon Web Services consulting company REAN Cloud has acquired DevOps and test automation company Opex Software. The acquisition bolsters REAN Cloud’s infrastructure automation capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

healthcare consulting

Clinical documentation and client education services company Accuity Delivery Systems has raised $14.5 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the funding for expanding headcount.

it consulting, software development tools

Digital consulting company DevMynd has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Motorola Solutions Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its strategy, design, and software development service offerings.

it consulting

Analog Devices (Nasdaq:ANI) has acquired the Cyber Security Solutions business of Sypris Electronics. The acquisition provides Analog Devices with an expanded security consulting offering for the internet-of-things, industrial, and automotive markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

staffing

Healthcare staffing services company Accountable Healthcare Holdings has raised $14 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

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