Google acquires Firebase (cloud services)

Companies in Relationship

Firebase, Google

Deal Facts

Initial Announcement Date: 10/14

Consideration: not disclosed

Google acquires Firebase, a backend service enabling developers to build apps that can store and sync data across web and mobile apps instantly. The service supports iOS, Android and web applications. Firebase has some 110,000 registered developers. The Firebase team will continue to work as before and remain platform-agnostic, at least initially.

Strategic Implications

Firebase will join the Google Cloud Platform team.

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