Citrix to Merge with TIBCO After $16.5 Billion Buyout

Remote access – excuse me, “digital workspace” – tech vendor Citrix was just bought by Vista Equity Partners and friends for $16.5 billion.  That’s only sort of interesting, but Vista announced they plan to combine Citrix with data analytics vendor TIBCO, a bauble they’ve owned since 2014.  And data analytics is something we care about, right?