8-K 1 a071220198-k.htm 8-K Document


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

______________________

 FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  July 12, 2019
 
ASPEN TECHNOLOGY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware
 
001-34630
 
04-2739697
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 
(Commission
File Number)
 
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
 
20 Crosby Drive, Bedford, MA
 
01730
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)
 
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (781) 221-6400
 
 
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
 
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Item 8.01.
Other Events.

On July 12, 2019, we issued a press release announcing the agreement to acquire Mnubo, Inc., a Montreal-based provider of purpose-built artificial intelligence and analytics infrastructure for the Internet of Things, and our prior acquisition of Sabisu Ltd., a UK-based company that provides a flexible enterprise visualization and workflow solution to address the particular needs of a business and deliver real-time decision support.  The full text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.  Neither Exhibit 99.1 nor any information contained therein shall be deemed "filed" for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall either Exhibit 99.1 or any information therein be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.  We completed the acquisition of Mnubo effective as of July 12, 2019.

Item 9.01                                             Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
(d)                                 Exhibits.
 
The following exhibit relating to Item 8.01 shall be deemed to be furnished, and not filed as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K.
 





































SIGNATURE
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
 
 
ASPEN TECHNOLOGY, INC.
 
 
 
 
 
 Date: July 16, 2019
By:
/s/ Frederic G. Hammond
 
 
Frederic G. Hammond
 
 
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary