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BMC Software announces stockholder approval of merger agreement

BMC Software announced that the company’s stockholders overwhelmingly voted to approve all of the stockholder proposals required for the proposed merger of Boxer Merger Sub with and into the company, providing for merger consideration of $46.25 per share. In addition to the receipt of stockholder approval, the board has provided its consent to a rollover contribution by Elliott Associates of approximately $137M.