China Finance Online Pre-Announces Record First Quarter Net Revenues

BEIJING, May 9, 2014 -- China Finance Online Co. Limited ("China Finance Online", or the "Company") (NASDAQ GS: JRJC), a technology-driven, and user-focused market leader in China providing vertically integrated financial information and services, today announced that it expects to report net revenues of $21.0 million for the first quarter of 2014, up 281.8% from $5.5 million in the first quarter of 2013. The expected net revenues reflect the impact of fewer trading days in the first quarter due to the long Chinese New Year holidays.

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Aspen Technology Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2014

Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN), a leading provider of software and services to the process industries, today announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2014, ended March 31, 2014.

“AspenTech delivered a strong third quarter performance that exceeded our guidance across all key metrics. Total license contract value growth year-over-year was over 13% in the third quarter as we continued to see solid customer demand and usage patterns,” said Antonio Pietri, President and Chief Executive Officer of AspenTech.

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Vocus Signs Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by GTCR

April 7, 2014 - Vocus, Inc. (VOCS) (the "Company"), a leading provider of cloud-based marketing and public relations software, today announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by GTCR Valor Merger Sub, Inc., an affiliate of GTCR LLC ("GTCR"), in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $446.5 million.

Upon the terms and subject to the conditions of the agreement, GTCR Valor Merger Sub, Inc. will commence a tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Vocus's common stock for $18.00 per share, net to the holder of such share of Vocus common stock, in cash, without interest and subject to any applicable tax withholding.

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Prepare to think inside the $BOX.

Hot online storage startup Box publicly filed for a $250 million IPO on Monday afternoon as it seeks to capitalize on a growing customer list of businesses that rely on the cloud to do more and more. In its SEC filing, Box boasts 25 million registered users and 34,000 paying organizations.

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InterCloud Systems to Acquire Cloud Backup Solutions Provider VaultLogix

Company Strengthens Its Cloud Services Product Offering and Distribution Channels

InterCloud Systems, Inc. (ICLD) ("InterCloud" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into a Definitive Agreement (the "Agreement") to acquire cloud solutions company, VaultLogix, LLC. VaultLogix has over $12 million in annual recurring revenue with EBITDA at approximately $4.5 Million.

VaultLogix is a leading provider of hybrid cloud backup services to nearly 10,000 businesses around the world. Their customers benefit from a combination of unique product features, 24x7 customer support and regulatory compliance assistance for the protection of critical business data.

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