Salesforce has announced the acquisition of Vlocity, a cloud and mobile software provider, for approximately $1.33 billion. Under the agreement, the purchase price will be paid in cash. Salesforce will also assume outstanding unvested equity awards held by Vlocity employees. The acquisition...

Software giant Acronis has acquired 5nine, a US-based provider of virtualization security and management software for the Microsoft Cloud, for an undisclosed amount. Auctus Capital Partners also announced its role as exclusive advisor to 5nine, which is supported by Insight Venture Partners....