Best Practices in Tech Due Diligence: Case Study at Dell
Today's technology companies are increasingly utilizing free and open source software to help enable innovation in their development organizations. As a result, acquiring companies are now focusing more heavily on open source and third party code in their due diligence practices to uncover issues before M&A transactions are completed.
This webinar will provide insights into Dell's technical due diligence processes during mergers and acquisitions. Join this lively discussion with Michael Brown, Linux OSS Advocate at Dell, Hal Hearst, Senior Director & Chief Consultant at Olliance Group and Peter Vescuso, EVP of Marketing & Business Development at Black Duck, covering:
- Why technical due diligence is important in software M&A? Managing the use of open source applications to create compelling mobile experiences
- What steps are involved in Dell's due diligence process? Building a scalable enterprise solution based on governance best practices
- Challenges in technical M&A – How to identify and interpret business risks to executive and legal teams?