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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

Market ripe for more M&A activity

Posted on November 19th, 2013 · Posted in blog, News

Author: Jeff S. Karan Nov. 5, 2013 For all of the Fed’s economic stimulus via bond purchases, the forces of deflation have been even greater. Core inflation measured by the.. 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

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Woodside Capital Partners Advises TagArray on its Acquisition by Maxim Integrated Products

Posted on July 11th, 2013 · Posted in News

July 11, 2013, Palo Alto, CA – Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as exclusive financial advisor to TagArray, a leader in Real.. read more

WCP’s Software Defined Networking seminar outlines ramp in SDN deployments and M&A activity

Posted on June 27th, 2013 · Posted in Events, News

Software Defined Networking (SDN) will be a key initiative for many vendors over the next couple of years with no expected slowdown in vendor development or M&A velocity, reported Woodside.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises COGO Optronics Inc. Canadian Subsidiary on Acquisition by TeraXion Inc.

Posted on April 25th, 2013 · Posted in Uncategorized

April 24, 2013, Palo Alto, CA - Woodside Capital Partners International LLC announces that it acted as financial advisor to COGO Optronics Canadian Subsidiary, a leader in optical components and modules,.. read more

Woodside Capital Partner’s Perspective on the Next Generation Data Center

Posted on March 25th, 2013 · Posted in News

Read about the implications of new technologies which enable these Next Generation Data Centers and where they will be adopted as well as where more traditional approaches are likely to continue to be.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises FibeRio® on strategic investment financing by SABIC and Aster Capital

Posted on March 7th, 2013 · Posted in News, Press Release

March 7, 2013, Palo Alto, CA - Woodside Capital Partners International LLC announces that it acted as financial advisor to FibeRio, the developer and manufacturer of Forcespinning® nanofiber production systems, on a.. read more

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MASiV 2013 Surfaces Year’s Top M&A Trends

Posted on February 13th, 2013 · Posted in Events, News, Silicon Valley

MASiV 2013 Surfaces Year’s Top M&A Trends Woodside Capital Partners’ Annual Event Attracts Top Silicon Valley M&A Executives, Venture Capitalists, and Entrepreneurs  PALO ALTO, CA, February 13, 2013 – More emerging.. read more

WCP Research Managing Director speaks at ITEXPO’s SDN Pre-conference

Posted on January 31st, 2013 · Posted in blog, News

PALO ALTO, CA, January 24, 2013 — Woodside Capital Partners, a global, independent investment bank, today announced that Sean Blakley, managing director of WCP Research, will speak at two sessions.. read more

Application Delivery Controller Market Update January 2013

Posted on January 28th, 2013 · Posted in blog, Research

Next Generation Application Delivery Controller (ADC) equipment continues to provide significant growth opportunities. Learn about what’s driving and accelerating the demand for ADCs in WCP’s Jan 2013 Banking Research Report:.. read more

WCP Electronics Banking Research Report – Software Defined Networking

Posted on August 22nd, 2012 · Posted in News, Uncategorized

SDN gains significant momentum in Q3-2012. Get informed on the Software Defined Networking key trends and take-aways in WCP’s August 2012 Banking Research Report: Software Defined Networking – Moving Towards.. read more