Following recent rumors of Oracle aquisition and IPO, it was announced todat that Red Hat (Nasdaq: RHAT) has agreed to acquire JBoss Inc., an Atlanta–based provider of open-source middleware.
The deal is valued at around $350 million (40% cash, 60% stock), plus up to $70 million in possible milestone payments. JBoss has raised VC funding from firms like Accel Partners, Matrix Partners and Intel Capital.
12 :: Kinnernet 2007 Tel Aviv - Israel
March 15 to 17 in Ohalo Manor, Kibbutz Kinneret, Jordan Valley. Followed by the Marker Conference in Tel Aviv March 18/19 and Mishkenot Shaananim Symposium in Jerusalem on March 20.
11 :: DLD 2007 DLD Conference
Munich January 21-23 2007.
DLD (Digital, Life, Design) is one of Europe's freshest conferences covering digital innovation, gaming, arts and science, bringing together thought leaders from Europe, the Middle-East, America and Asia
10 :: LE WEB 3 Paris
Dec 11/12 2006
I'll participate (with 1000 others ;-)) to was should be a great European tech gathering...
I'm also hosting a Dinner on Wed Dec 13 (register on my blog if you are interested)