Palm Pulls Back Enterprise Efforts
- Palm Extends Its Reach. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;03/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p1
Deals with the acquisition made by Palm Inc. on Extended Systems in March 2001. Value of the deal; Significance of the agreement; Future plans of Palm.
- Palm, Extended Systems break off engagement. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;5/21/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p2
Reports that Palm Inc. and Extended Systems Inc. have ended their proposed merger agreement. Reason for the move; Stock price of both companies since the merger was announced on March 6, 2001.
- Palm buys firm to boost applications access for handhelds. Niccolai, James // Network World;03/12/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p18
Reports on Palm Computing Co.'s acquisition of Extended Systems aimed at making enterprise applications more accessible from handheld computers. Effort by Palm to extend the popularity of its devices beyond individual users and into large corporate accounts; Firm's strategy to boost the...
- E-mail vendors position for market growth. // RCR Wireless News;10/17/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 42, p4
This article reports on the prediction of research and consulting firm International Data Corp. that the number of worldwide mobile workers will grow from 650 million in 2005 to 850 million by 2009. Among the recent announcements on the mobile e-mail front: Palm Inc. said it will add support for...
- Extended Systems says consider long-term value of Palm deal. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;4/9/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 15, p29
Reports the status of the planned acquisition of Extended Systems by Palm Inc. in the United States as of April 2001. Impact of the stock price of Palm on its acquisition plan for Extended Systems; Amount of revenue of Extended Systems as of December 31, 2000.
- Palm looks to Pioneer its data synchronization technology. Cox, John // Network World;04/02/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p10
Discloses the plan of United States-based Palm to use its buyout of Extended Systems to solve the problem of copying data between handheld computers and corporate servers. Role of the rebuilt release of the client server software code-named Pioneer; Synchronization of different handheld...
- High tech companies' mergers hold steady; dollar value increases. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;8/22/94 - 8/29/94, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p32
Compares the volume rates of mergers and acquisitions in the high technology industry in the United States during the first six months of 1994 with those of 1993.
- The big-time bets on high-technology acquisitions. Federman, Charles; Middleton, Thomas P. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p11
Presents a roundtable discussion on the aggressiveness of high technology companies in consolidation and merger activities. Factors driving acquisition bids in the industry; Global expansion; Regulations; Pricing; Responses to technology; Company divestiture.
- PARKING BY THE INFOBAHN. Kupfer, Andrew // Fortune;8/8/1994, Vol. 130 Issue 3, p13
Discusses recent mergers between corporations dealing in information processing technology; AT&T's relationship with Silicon Graphics; Computer, telephone, cable, software, and consumer electronics industry trends.