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Bookham Technology acquires Canadian-based Measurement Microsystems A-Z for up to $47.5m (£33.2m) in cash and shares. Bookham advised by Brobeck Hale and Dorr (John Burgess, Richard Eaton). Measurement Microsystems A-Z advised by Goodman Philips and Vineberg.
Telcordia Technologies acquires InterConnect Communications for an undisclosed sum. InterConnect advised by Morgan Cole (Duncan Macintosh). Telcordia advised by Theodore Goddard. Backer Barclays Capital advised by DLA.
Specialist Computer Holdings (SCH) purchases Compelsource for £18.5m. SCH advised by Wragge & Co (Nick Smith). Compelsource advised by Laytons (John Gavan).