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11/29/2013 – DLA Piper Represents ACTIVE Network in $1.05 Billion Private Equity Deal

DLA Piper represented ACTIVE Network, a San Diego-based software company, in its $1.05 billion acquisition by Vista Equity Partners, the largest Internet leveraged buyout in 2013.

11/27/2013 – Square 1 Bank Provides $7.5M Loan to Talari Network

Square 1 Bank, the premier banking partner to entrepreneurs and the venture capital community, announced it has provided a $7.5 million growth capital facility to San Jose-based Talari Networks.

11/27/2013 – JMI Equity Joins Hellman & Friedman Buyout of Applied Systems

Hellman & Friedman has inked an agreement to buy Applied Systems from Bain Capital for approximately $1.8 billion. JMI Equity will also be investing alongside H&F. Ropes & Gray advised Bain Capital in the sale.

11/26/2013 – Introhive Among Dreamforce 2013: "Three Startups to Watch"

Salesforce.com's annual conference brought together many great startups among the 135,000 registrants. Invoca, Introhive, and Addvocate are among the best of these startups.

11/25/2013 – Fairfax County EDA Works With 29 Businesses Adding More Than 600 Jobs

During the third quarter of 2013, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) provided services and resources to 29 businesses that are adding more than 600 jobs in Fairfax County.

11/25/2013 – Lanham-Based Optoro Lands New Investment from SWaN & Legend

Optoro, the Lanham-based developer of an e-commerce platform designed to help big-box retailers increase revenue from returned and excess inventory, said on Monday it has landed a new investment from Leesburg-based SWaN & Legend Venture Partners.

11/25/2013 – Center for Innovative Technology Invests in Arlington-Based LiveSafe

The Herndon-based Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) said on Monday it has invested an unspecified amount in Arlington-based LiveSafe, the developer of a mobile safety app designed to establish two-way communication between users and authorities.

11/24/2013 – Baltimore Ranked No. 10 for Tech Jobs

Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX, not the Bay Area, is the No. 1 metropolitan area when it comes to creating tech jobs, Forbes reported citing research from Praxis Strategy Group.

11/24/2013 – Geostellar Partners with Conergy of Denver to Drive Down Solar Costs

Martinsburg-based Geostellar has formed a partnership with Conergy of Denver to create "the first national program for qualified local solar installers," according to a news release.

11/21/2013 – NEA-backed Boku Acquires Qubecell

Boku, Inc., the global leader in carrier billing and cross-platform mobile payments, announced the acquisition of India’s leader in direct carrier billing, Qubecell.

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