Google acquires DocVerse (document sharing and collaboration app)

Companies in Relationship

DocVerse, Google

Deal Facts

Initial Announcement Date: 3/10

Consideration: $25 million (Source: Wall Street Journal)

Google acquired DocVerse, an online document and collaboration tool. Google will leverage DocVerse’s technology to improve interoperations between Microsoft Office products and Google Apps, making it easier for Microsoft users to transition to cloud computing on the Google Apps platform.

Strategic Implications

Google will use DocVerse technology to improve cloud computing interoperations between Microsoft Office products and Google Apps. By doing so, Microsoft users will be able to transition to cloud computing on the Google Apps platform.


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