Acquisition as stated are always tough for companies involved, massive ammount is involved though a stragies are formed to get best results but the thing is generally 70-90% acquisition are just failure as stated by HBR report .
Here are some big acquisition which are big of all time and were quite famous of their time.
- Salesforce bought Tableau
This acquisition happened in June 2019 bought Tableau in about $15.7 billion worth.
2. Facebook bought WhatApp
The $19 billion worth deal happened in 2014, so what it bring to Facebook a whooping user base of 450 million.
3. Intel bought Mobileye
Intel Corp. had bought Mobileye for about $15 billion.
4. Microsoft bought LinkedIn
This is a $26 billon deal that happened in 2016 and was the largest deal under CEO Satya Nadella.
5. Dell bought EMC
This deal was the biggest acquisition happened in tech world for $67 billion and happened in 2015.