Clients in the News

Private equity group K1 Investment Management today acquired communications archiving and retention organization Actiance, and announced it would combine the organization with fellow archiving service Smarsh following regulatory approval. K1 bought equity in Smarsh two years ago. For the time being, both Actiance and Smarsh will continue to operate independently, but both companies plan to… View Article
THE HOTTEST CEO IN SILICON VALLEY Good morning, Term Sheet readers. Let’s start the day off with what Fortune’s 20 hottest CEOs have in common — they invest in R&D and focus on growing businesses far into the future. And nobody is hotter in Silicon Valley right now than Fortune’s 2017 Businessperson of the Year, Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang. Huang, 54, is… View Article
Personality Type, Geography, and Occupation among a variety of factors that influence workplace well-being If you think video games are a waste of time, new research by CPP Inc., challenges that assumption. According to their research, for people with a certain personality type, videogames contribute more to a personal sense of well-being than other stress management techniques… View Article
Communications compliance and analytics company Actiance has made its exit this week. The California-based company has been acquired by K1 Investment Management, an investment firm focused on acquisition-based growth opportunities, reports Julie Muhn at Finovate (Banking Technology’s sister company). K1 will join Actiance with its rival, Smarsh, which specialises on archiving compliance. The combined company will reach more than… View Article
Los Angeles, Calif., Portland, Ore. and Redwood City, Calif. – November 15, 2017 – K1 Investment Management today announced the acquisition of Actiance, a pioneer in communications compliance, archiving, and analytics. Pending regulatory approval from government authorities, Actiance will combine with Smarsh, which provides comprehensive archiving solutions for compliance, e-discovery and risk management, creating the clear, global market… View Article
LOS ANGELES, PORTLAND, Ore. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — K1 Investment Management today announced the acquisition of Actiance, a pioneer in communications compliance, archiving, and analytics. Pending regulatory approval from government authorities, Actiance will combine with Smarsh, which provides comprehensive archiving solutions for compliance, e-discovery and risk management, creating the clear, global market leader in compliance and enterprise… View Article
Data cataloging software for Hadoop and other big data systems emerged as a hot item at last year’s Strata + Hadoop World Expo. Among the proponents of data cataloging, which is designed to help classify and organize most everything thrown into data lakes, is Waterline Data. The startup based in Mountain View, Calif., is releasing… View Article
No Other Data Catalog Comes Close to Matching Waterline’s Scalability, Native Support, and Rapid Addition of New Partner Integrations and Data Sources MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Waterline Data today announced the release of Smart Data Catalog (SDC) 4.03, the latest version of its solution designed to help enterprises with multiple petabytes of data, manage and gain insight… View Article
Talk about friendly skies. I’m not a great traveler. Don’t get me wrong. I love going getting out of Brooklyn (in fact, in the 10-plus years I’ve lived here I haven’t done it nearly enough) and heading off to different places to meet new people and explore new things. But, of course, there’s no place… View Article