Acquisitions & Partnerships Viewpoints

Apr
19
2019
Chantal Polsonetti — Acquisition or Partnership

Microsoft Acquired Express Logic, a RTOS Supplier

Microsoft has acquired Express Logic, a leader in real time operating systems (RTOS) for IoT and edge devices powered by microcontroller units (MCUs).  Express Logic’s ThreadX RTOS claims over 6.2 billion deployments.
Apr
05
2019
Craig Resnick — Acquisition or Partnership

AVEVA Adding to its Asset Performance Management Portfolio with Acquisition of MaxGrip’s Software Assets

AVEVA announced an addition to its Asset Performance Management (APM) portfolio with the acquisition of the software assets of MaxGrip, subject to approval from MaxGrip’s shareholders.  MaxGrip, an AVEVA partner since 2017, provides software designed to help manufacturers optimize asset performance with Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) solutions.
Apr
05
2019
Guest Blogger: Marcia Elaine Walker — Acquisition or Partnership

Waiting for the Harvest Helps Realize the Bounty of IoT and AI

“The harvest” explained the engineer.  “It’s our busiest time of year.  Everyone is buried dealing with glitches in the ERP system when deploying spare parts or doing root-cause analysis on warranty claims. No one in IT will agree to system testing during the harvest.”