Kirkland Reps Thoma Bravo In Network Security Co. Takeover

Law360, New York (November 9, 2012, 5:08 PM EST) -- Private equity firm Thoma Bravo LLC has acquired Massachusetts-based network security solutions maker Crossbeam Systems Inc. for an undisclosed amount, the buyer announced Friday.

Crossbeam is best known for its X-Series network security platform, which offers an open, high-performance architecture that uses multiple top-notch security applications to fend off security threats, according to the statement.

The company provides security solutions for telecommunications companies like Spanish cell service provider Telefonica SA and Cell C, South Africa's third-largest cellular network provider, according to a joint statement by the...
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