Microsoft to buy PE-backed Metaswitch

Microsoft has agreed to acquire Metaswitch Networks, a provider of virtualized network software and voice, data and communications solutions for operators, according to a blog post.

Microsoft has agreed to acquire Metaswitch Networks, a provider of virtualized network software and voice, data and communications solutions for operators, according to a blog post. No financial terms were disclosed. Kirkland & Ellis advised Metaswitch Networks on the deal. Metaswitch is a portfolio company of Francisco Partners.

Source: Blog post