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1Nicira

Spends $1.26 billion in cash to muscle in on emerging software-defined networking (SDN) market.

2DynamicOps

Extends reach into management of private clouds running on top of virtual machines

3Wanova

Doubles down on desktop virtualization by betting on Type 1 hypervisors

4Tech Health Check

Provides foundation for new consulting division

5Ceta

Startup working on analytics application for Big Data

6Digital Fuel

Service provides financial applications for IT organizations

7Socialcast

Social networking software for the enterprise

8Shavlik Technologies

Provider of IT security delivered as a service

9Mozy

Provider of data protection software delivered as a service

10SlideRocket

Presentation software made available as a service

11NeoAccel

Developer of network security gateways