Category: Private Equity Industry

September 23, 2021

PODCAST: Enabling People, Processes and Product Development

Did you know that over 95% of new products fail? Building a successful product is more than just designing it. It is important to consider the product’s competition, relative position and the product business model to create a comprehensive go-to-market plan outlining what to build and when. Join product management expert and Tachyon Solutions Founder …

OpTeam Crosslake

July 7, 2021

PODCAST: Considerations for Effective Buy-Side Diligence

M&A transactions take significant focus and resources. An efficient buy-side diligence evaluates the people, processes and technology of a target company to highlight untapped opportunities for growth, reduce risk and maximize the value of the deal. Before realizing any benefit, there are many critical considerations — from strategy and diligence to integration planning and execution. …

OpTeam Crosslake

April 22, 2020

The catalyst for transformation

Overnight, COVID-19 fundamentally changed the way we work. During this unique time, many organizations have had to adapt to distributed work environments quickly. While trends have long indicated the future of work would be remote, leveraging the cloud and the shelter-in-place orders around the world forced firms to adapt overnight. The change that was anticipated …

Russ Albright

October 28, 2019

Crosslake showcases client success with the journey to the cloud at Private Equity International

It’s no secret that the migration of enterprise applications, databases and workloads to the cloud is accelerating. The benefits of the cloud can’t be denied. From faster provisioning of resources to rapid application development and lower costs, the cloud is the future and the future is here. From outlining the business case to providing a …

OpTeam Crosslake

May 22, 2018

How to measure R&D effectiveness when you’re not technical

At Crosslake, we often get asked by people who do not have a deep technical background, “How do I measure the effectiveness of our software development team without understanding the technical details?” Investors acquiring software companies (e.g., private equity firms) and other less-technical leaders in a software organization often don’t know where to start. In …

OpTeam Crosslake

February 18, 2016

Technical due diligence checklist: Why acquiring firms need it

Technical due diligence is a highly recommended component of the technology company investment cycle, whether you are a private equity firm, investment bank or acquiring a company. Find out why, as well as some of the mandatory areas to explore with this technical due diligence checklist. Would you buy a new home without having it …

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