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Hot M&A Sectors in the Tech Industry

Posted on August 11th, 2014 · Posted in blog, News

Hot M&A Sectors in the Tech Industry Technology M&A is reaching new heights with some individual sectors hotter than others, particularly those sectors that are connecting people to technology to improve.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Report: Digital Advertising Technology

Posted on August 7th, 2014 · Posted in News

Ad Tech Dynamics: Disruption, Consolidation and 100% Growth For a research report on Digital Advertising Technology, click here Advertising technology is rapidly disrupting the existing advertising industry as brand marketers.. read more

Top 10 Tenets for Tech M&A and Finding a Buyer – Let’s Plan Ahead

Posted on July 31st, 2014 · Posted in blog

There are times in the life of a start-up when it’s the right move to actively look for a buyer. Perhaps you want to make it big through an IPO,.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners and Aelios Finance Announce Investment Banking Joint Venture for French Technology Companies

Posted on June 20th, 2014 · Posted in News

Transatlantic venture to provide access to Silicon Valley M&A market June 20, 2014, PALO ALTO, CA and PARIS, FRANCE – Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank,.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises iSystems LLC On Acquisition by Silver Oak Services Partners

Posted on June 12th, 2014 · Posted in News

Transaction provides capital resources to accelerate development of Evolution Payroll Software June 12, 2014, Palo Alto, CA – Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it.. read more

WCP Research to Present at the Network Virtualization and SDN World 2014 Conference May 29 in London

Posted on May 23rd, 2014 · Posted in News

Sean Blakley of WCP Research will be presenting at a panel discussion at Network Virtualization and SDN World on May 29, 2014 in London. The panel discussion is focused on.. read more

The Future of Privacy — Hear from a leading privacy expert

Posted on May 7th, 2014 · Posted in News

What is privacy and why should we care? What are the opportunities for new companies and investors with regard to privacy? Should we expect a consumer backlash or will consumer.. read more

Woodside Capital Sponsors Advanced Materials Commercialization Summit

Posted on May 7th, 2014 · Posted in News

Woodside Capital Partners is sponsoring the Advanced Materials Commercialization Summit, which will be held on May 13 in Vancouver, Canada. The invitation-only event will feature speakers from Applied Materials, Calysta.. read more

Embedded Camera Status Research Report

Posted on April 30th, 2014 · Posted in News

The worldwide market for embedded cameras is expected to nearly double by the end of this decade driven by smartphones, automobiles, wearable technology, security, and numerous new markets.  This strong.. read more

Woodside Capital Advises Karmasphere on Acquisition by FICO

Posted on April 29th, 2014 · Posted in News

Big Data Leader Targets Most Important Opportunity in Hadoop Ecosystem April 30, 2014, Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Report: Network Functions Virtualization

Posted on March 21st, 2014 · Posted in News

Download the report. Network carriers are facing a serious dilemma of growing network traffic and corresponding cost that’s outpacing the growth in revenue. This unsustainable situation is forecasted to grow.. read more

TV over mobile – Are we there yet?

Posted on March 19th, 2014 · Posted in News

When will TV on mobile devices reach wider adoption? Ryan Koontz, managing director at WCP Research, spoke to Robert Gray at the Open Mobile Summit San Francisco 2013 about the.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises Phoenix Age – Hot Social Games Company Acquired by Kabam

Posted on March 19th, 2014 · Posted in News

March 18, 2014, Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as financial advisor to Phoenix Age, one of the hottest.. read more

Culp speaks at WCP’s Thought Leader Dinner

Posted on March 19th, 2014 · Posted in News

Larry Culp, President and CEO of Danaher, was the featured guest at Woodside Capital Partners’ latest Thought Leader Dinner held on March 5. Danaher, a $50B market cap company, has.. read more

WCP to hold Network Functions Virtualization Seminar

Posted on March 19th, 2014 · Posted in News

Network operators are facing the challenge of integrating and maintaining a variety of proprietary hardware, compounded with increased energy costs, capital investment and space requirements. Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), a.. read more

Ryan Koontz to Moderate Panel at Apps World SF

Posted on February 5th, 2014 · Posted in Events, News

Ryan Koontz, Communications Infrastructure Analyst and Managing Director at WCP Research, will moderate a panel at the upcoming Apps World North America 2014 conference, scheduled for February 5 and 6.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Brings Together Top Software, Internet Services Executives at Fourth Annual M&A Gathering

Posted on January 13th, 2014 · Posted in News

January 13, 2014, Palo Alto, CA – More than 150 top corporate development executives, CEOs from emerging growth companies, and venture capitalists will converge at the fourth annual MASiV: M&A Silicon Valley.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises Sense Networks on Acquisition by YP

Posted on January 10th, 2014 · Posted in News

January 10, 2014, Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Sense Networks, the leader in.. read more

WCP View on Cisco’ Latest Service Provider Routing Offerings

Posted on December 18th, 2013 · Posted in News

Cisco (CSCO) ups the ante on core routing with its recently announced new pieces to its service provider routing family. Cisco plans to introduce market differentiating 100G optical density with.. read more

SDN Seminar – June 19, 2013

Posted on November 5th, 2013 · Posted in Market Overviews

As networks demand more programmability, flexibility and agility, Software-defined networking is emerging as an important step in transforming data centers and service provider wide area networks. This presentation covers how.. read more

Mobile Network Market Overview

Posted on November 5th, 2013 · Posted in Market Overviews

The Mobile Network is seeing more M&A as the industry sees growth in Packet Core and Network Functions Virtualization, Radio Access Network (RAN), and Back Office IT.

H1 2013 Software Industry Highlights

Posted on November 5th, 2013 · Posted in Market Overviews

WCP Research identifies key software industry trends including solid growth over the last five years; BYOD growing as employees and managers and employees choose their own devices; and Big Data.. read more

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Ryan Koontz to Moderate Panel at Open Mobile Summit 2013

Posted on October 9th, 2013 · Posted in Events, News

Ryan Koontz of WCP Research will moderate a panel on “TV Anywhere and the Second Screen: The Next Level” at the upcoming Open Mobile Summit Conference being held on November.. read more

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Woodside Capital Partners advises Caliopa on its sale to Huawei

Posted on October 2nd, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

11 September, 2013, Palo Alto, CA–Woodside Capital Partners International LLC announces it acted as financial advisor to Caliopa, a developer and marketer of silicon photonics-based optical transceivers, in its sale.. read more

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Woodside Capital Partners advises Discera on acquisition by Micrel, Inc.

Posted on September 23rd, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

September 19, 2013, Palo Alto, CA –Woodside Capital Partners International LLC announces that it acted as financial advisor to Discera, Inc. (Discera), a leading provider of silicon timing solutions, in.. read more

WCP Mobile Network and Applications Performance Monitoring Market

Posted on September 17th, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

Woodside Capital believes that the mobile applications, subscriber and network performance monitoring market is poised for significant growth over the next few years. As voice revenues continue to flat-line, mobile.. read more

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Woodside Capital Partners Advises WIMM Labs on its sale to Google

Posted on September 6th, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

In the news this week, Google confirmed that it acquired WIMM Labs, Android-powered smartwatch maker, in 2012.  Woodside Capital Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to WIMM Labs in this.. read more

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Woodside Capital Partners Advises Fujitsu Semiconductor America on Asset Divestiture of its Wireless Products Division to Intel Corporation

Posted on August 21st, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

For Immediate Release August 21, 2013, Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC announces that it acted as financial advisor to Fujitsu Semiconductor Wireless Products Inc. (FSWP), a.. read more

WCP M&A Banking Research Report Mobile Device Management

Posted on July 31st, 2013 · Posted in News

Mobile Device Management (MDM) is emerging as a top priority in the enterprise market as highly sensitive corporate information is now both accessible and resident on smartphones, tablets, laptops and.. read more

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Woodside Capital Partners Advises Movidius on $16 Million Series D Funding

Posted on July 15th, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

July 15, 2013, Palo Alto, CA - Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Movidius on its recent $16 Million Series.. read more