Not just IBM: Mergers boom in high tech

Messina, Judith
June 1995
Crain's New York Business;6/12/95, Vol. 11 Issue 24, p1
Reports on acquisitions in the high-technology industry in the United States. Increase in high-technology mergers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut; Young and small firms as most likey targets for acquisitions; Buyers' careful scrutiny of multimedia companies.


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