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Bentley files its IPO — again. Finally.

Bentley files its IPO — again. Finally.

So much S-1 to read ... so little time. You can see the filing for yourself here. A couple of quick highlights from the front of the document: This is an IPO for shares owned by others, as a way of creating a liquid market for Class B shares. Bentley states upfront,...

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FARO buys Traceable 3D

FARO buys Traceable 3D

Superquick: FARO Technologies just announced that they've acquired Advanced Technical Solutions in Scandinavia AB ("ATS"), maker of Traceable 3D, which combines measurement, technology, and methodology in a single workflow. The point? Repeatable data capture and...

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AspenTech continues trend of good PLMish news

AspenTech continues trend of good PLMish news

We're learning a lot about what works and what doesn't when a global pandemic hits -- there's no guarantee that this will work next time but, so far: low-touch subscriptions sales and renewals, anything that lets people work remotely, and risk reduction technologies...

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FARO buys Traceable 3D

AVEVA says it’s in talks to acquire OSIsoft

It’s been rumored for a while that Schneider Electric is thinking about acquiring OSIsoft; today AVEVA said in a press release that it was in talks for the deal. (Schneider Electric owns most of AVEVA.) If you're just tuning in to this news, OSIsoft makes PI (Plant...

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