Lionbridge, a Waltham, Mass.-based global communications platform, acquired Gengo, a Tokyo, Japan-based edge technology company providing crowdsourcing, machine learning and localization services to global customers.


SunBridge Partners, a venture capital firm targeting investments in global leaders in enterprise software in the US and Japan, sold its holdings in Marketo KK (“Marketo Japan”), the Japan Joint Venture between Marketo, an Adobe company, and SunBridge, to Adobe as part of Adobe’s acquisition of Marketo for $4.75B.


NEC Corporation (NEC)(TOKYO:6701), a Minato, Tokyo, Japan-based leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, acquired KMD Holding ApS, the holding company of KMD A/S (KMD), the largest Danish IT company, for approximately 8 billion Danish Kroner (DKK).


Ricoh Company, Ltd., a Tokyo, Japan-based provider of document management solutions, IT services, commercial and industrial printing, digital cameras, and industrial systems, is to acquire Hannover, Germany-based industrial printing software company ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions GmbH.