Author: Anne Shields

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It seems the overall tech sector is on an acquisition spree. On June 28, Amazon announced its acquisition of PillPack.

It seems Microsoft has once again resumed its acquisition spree, and now the company's focus is on the increasingly sought-after AI space.

On June 19, Oracle (ORCL) announced its fiscal Q4 2018 results. For the past six quarters, the company's quarterly results have exceeded analysts' expectations.

In this earnings season, Oracle (ORCL) is scheduled to announce its fiscal fourth-quarter results on June 19.

On June 5, German-based (EWG) SAP AG (SAP) announced its acquisition of CoreSystems.

On May 31, VMware (VMW) released its fiscal Q1 2019 results, which exceeded analysts' expectations.

For the past couple of months, it's been public knowledge that Dell is considering various merger routes for VMware (VMW), its subsidiary.

On May 15, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced its acquisition of Plexxi.

Cisco has made more than 15 acquisitions in the past two years and 38 in the past five years.

On April 30, Oracle (ORCL) announced its acquisition of cloud-based financial aid solution Vocado.