EMA Best of 2020 — Top 3 Acquisitions, VC Rounds, and Open Source Projects

Top 3 Acquisitions of the Year — Collaboration, Silicon, and Kubernetes Storage

Slack acquired by Salesforce for $27B

Stock comparison between Salesforce (CRM) and Slack (WORK) for 2020

Arm acquired by NVIDIA for $40B

Stock comparison between Intel and NVIDIA for 2020

Portworx acquired by Pure Storage for $370M

Stock comparison between NetApp, Nutanix, and Pure Storage for 2020

Venture Capital Rounds of the Year: Data, Data, Data

Snowflake’s 479M Series G

Source: Crunchbase

Cohesity’s $250M Series E

Source: Crunchbase

Confluent’s $250M Series E

Source: Crunchbase

Open Source Projects of the Year: AI, Compliance, and more AI

data source: GitHub / chart source: Enterprise Management Associates

Pulumi: Spotlight on Developer Productivity

Streamlit: Spotlight on Data Scientist Productivity

Source: Streamlit.com

Bert: Enhanced Natural Language Understanding

Source: Paul Allen Institue for AI

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