Software M&A Blog

Mobile Spotlight Report

I keep hearing that were in the middle of a mobile evolution, but what I see is really the continual presence of the normal, annual tech revolution, which drives all sectors, not just specific ones.

As of today, more than 60% of us use smartphones, and 15% of us have tablets, and as ever... Click here to read more

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 00:27
Posted by Jon Scott, Managing Director, Corum Group, Int'l
Social Spotlight Report

Social is and will remain an important topic in tech and tech M&A. We covered it briefly in our January webinar, and an overview of that information is below. Keep an eye out for a complete spotlight report coming from us soon, where we really drill down into social, its impact, and its... Click here to read more

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 00:52
Posted by Corum Group,
Electric Reliability - Building a Smarter Network

The Super Bowl blackout was traced to an electrical relay device recently installed to protect the stadium in the event of a cable failure. The relay device triggered, signaling a switch to open when it should not have, causing the outage.The Super Bowl and before it, Hurricane Sandy, are high... Click here to read more

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 02:43
Posted by Jeff Brown, Senior Vice President, Client Services
SaaS Spotlight Report

As part of our first webinar of the year, a number of us here at Corum explored specific industries, their significance, and what we can expect from them in the coming year. I gave a brief presentation on Software as a Service (SaaS), what its significance has been and what it will be in the... Click here to read more

Monday, February 11, 2013 - 03:34
Posted by Ward Carter, Chairman Emeritus
Gaming Spotlight Report

Two factors are going to push the gaming sector this year: Mobile, which includes tablet gaming, and online casino gaming. Both these factors drove gaming in 2012, and they look to keep on pushing in 2013.

As an example, the highest-profile deal of last year was IGTs $500M acquisition of... Click here to read more

Friday, February 8, 2013 - 07:46
Posted by Jim Perkins, Executive Vice President
7 Habits of High Effective Sellers, Habit #2: Begin with the End in Mind

In Dr. Coveys book, the idea behind Habit #2 was to self-discover and clarify our important character values and life goals. He encouraged us to be disciplined around the end vision and take the time to write down the ideal characteristics for each of our various roles and relationships in life... Click here to read more

Monday, February 4, 2013 - 07:28
Posted by Ed Ossie, Vice President
Growth & Exits in Geekwire

This week the World Financial Symposiums Growth & Exit Strategies for Software & IT Companies conference was held here in Seattle. Corum is the platinum sponsor of this event, and we were very proud to help bring together an amazing lineup of investors, technology executives and... Click here to read more

Friday, February 1, 2013 - 03:28
Posted by Timothy Goddard, Executive Vice President of Marketing

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