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Recent Cases Mar 10, 2021

Inverse Inc. Acquired by Akamai Technologies Inc.

Inverse Inc., a Montreal-based company providing robust data repository and world class algorithms, was recently acquired by Akamai Technologies Inc., an American intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences for the world’s largest companies.

Inverse deep data repository and world-class algorithms can provide organizations with a deep understanding of the expected network behaviours of IoT and mobile devices, both being able to detect countless devices and predict their network behaviours. The acquisition is intended to enhance Akamai's enterprise security capabilities, expand its portfolio of zero trust and secure access service edge tools for IoT, and better identify IoT and mobile devices such as internet-enabled HVAC, lighting systems, medical equipment, robotics and printers in enterprise environments.

BCF is proud to have represented Inverse Inc. in this transaction with a team composed of Geneviève Vigneault, Samuel P. Blair and Olivier Moreau-Notebaert (M&A), Marc-André Godard and Alexandra Licha (Tax) and Jocelyn Auger (Technology/Intellectual Property).

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