Morrison & Foerster advised longtime client Mirantis, Inc., an open source infrastructure and services provider, on its acquisition of the industry-leading Docker Enterprise platform business from Docker, Inc. The deal closed on November 12, 2019, and was announced on November 13, 2019.
Docker Enterprise is the only platform that enables developers to seamlessly build, share and safely run any applications anywhere. The acquisition will accelerate Mirantis' goal of delivering Kubernetes-as-a-Service with a consistent experience for developers on any cloud or on-premises infrastructure.
The MoFo deal team was led by Palo Alto corporate partner Chuck Comey, with San Francisco technology transactions partner Aaron Rubin and Palo Alto corporate associate Jae Yoo.