VMware goes shopping with $2.7B Pivotal purchase, $2.1B Carbon Black acquisition

STEPHANIE CONDON | August 22, 2019

VMware on Thursday announced its plans to acquire Pivotal Software, a cloud-native platform provider, for $2.7 billion. Both VMware and Pivotal are owned by Dell Technologies. Meanwhile, VMware also announced plans to purchase cybersecurity firm Carbon Black for about $2.1 billion. Both transactions are expected to close in the second half of VMware's fiscal year 2020, which ends January 31, 2020. "These acquisitions address two critical technology priorities of all businesses today — building modern, enterprise-grade applications and protecting enterprise workloads and clients," VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger said in a statement. "With these actions we meaningfully accelerate our subscription and SaaS offerings and expand our ability to enable our customers' digital transformation."

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