TA Associates Has Acquired Idera

Idera Profile

  • Serving more than 13,000 enterprise and SMB customers worldwide, Idera is a leader in application and server management software, including the Idera line of SQL Server management tools, the Precise line of application performance management products and the CopperEgg line of SaaS-based application monitoring solutions
  • Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Houston, Idera has international offices in Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America
  • As part of the transaction, previous investors Austin Ventures, Vector Capital, Silverton Partners and Greylock Israel successfully exited the investment

TA Associates Profile

  • TA Associates is a leading private equity firm and has raised over $18 billion in capital
  • One of the largest and most experienced growth private equity firms, TA has invested in more than 440 companies around the world
  • TA was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Boston

Transaction Notes

  • TA Associates’ acquisition of Idera was announced on September 10, 2014; financial terms were not disclosed
  • “Idera is a very attractive investment for TA Associates as an emerging leader in the infrastructure software market, led by an experienced management team with a strong track record of driving organic and inorganic growth.  The company has shown a commitment to increasing its product line of robust application performance monitoring software, expanding its addressable market and identifying opportunities for continued growth.” – Hythem El-Nazer (Director, TA Associates)
  • Shea & Company served as the exclusive financial advisor to TA Associates
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Shea & Company served as the exclusive financial advisor to TA Associates