US anti-virus manufacturer Symantec is to split its operations into two publicly traded firms that will focus on security and information management.
Websense is to be acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners for around $1 billion.
Attending a recent social event, I was able to get together with some major names from IT giant HP.
Proofpoint has acquired Maildistiller, a provider of SaaS email security solutions to bolster its cloud architecture.
Systems management vendor LANDesk Software has acquired VMware's Protect product family of IT management solutions.
Tripwire has announced its purchase of nCircle to add performance, auditing and vulnerability management solutions to its suite.
Kent-based SecureData has announced the purchase of application delivery and security specialist Quadrant Networks, further strengthening its position as one of the largest independent security service providers in the UK.
EMC has signed an agreement to acquire California-based Silver Tail Systems.