|3 Months Ended|
Apr. 30, 2021
|Business Combinations [Abstract]|
6. Business Acquisition
On March 19, 2021, we acquired all of the outstanding capital stock of Cloud Elements Inc. (“Cloud Elements”), the provider of an API integration platform for SaaS application providers and the digital enterprise. The acquisition of Cloud Elements brings technology and an experienced team which we believe will accelerate our technology roadmap in areas such as native integrations and system event automation triggers.
The total purchase consideration for the acquisition of Cloud Elements was $36.1 million, which consisted of the following (in thousands):
The following table summarizes the preliminary fair values of the assets acquired and liabilities assumed as of the acquisition date (in thousands):
The following table sets forth the components of identifiable intangible assets acquired and their estimated useful lives as of the date of acquisition:
The acquisition of Cloud Elements generated $30.5 million in goodwill due to the synergies expected and the skilled workforce acquired. None of this goodwill is deductible for tax purposes.
The Company incurred transaction costs in connection with the Cloud Elements acquisition of $1.1 million. Of these transaction costs, $0.9 million was included in general and administrative expenses in the condensed consolidated statements of operations for the three months ended April 30, 2021, and the remainder was recognized previously.
The entire disclosure for a business combination (or series of individually immaterial business combinations) completed during the period, including background, timing, and recognized assets and liabilities. The disclosure may include leverage buyout transactions (as applicable).
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