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A timeline of the 13 Salesforce acquisitions of 2016

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has been on a bit of a buying spree this year and now, just in time for the holiday shopping season, has announced the pickup of Twin Prime.

Marc Benioff has been on a bit of a buying spree this year and now, just in time for the holiday shopping season, Salesforce has agreed to pick up Twin Prime. The company provides an app performance and improvement platform that uses machine learning to analyze network data in real time—techniques that Salesforce will deploy to optimize its expanding cloud services for mobile acceleration.

The deal dials Salesforce’s total acquisitions up to 13 for 2016. We provide a timeline below:

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*Announced deal

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    Written by Adam Putz

    Adam writes about M&A at PitchBook. Originally from Minnesota, Adam studied philosophy and journalism before earning a PhD in English from the University of Warwick. He is the author of The Celtic Revival in Shakespeare’s Wake (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013). When he’s not covering the latest deal or financial news out of Europe, Adam likes to write about environmental issues. In his free time, Adam enjoys hiking and canoeing, reading and traveling.

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