|6 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2021
|Business Combination and Asset Acquisition [Abstract]|
|BUSINESS ACQUISITION||BUSINESS ACQUISITION
On July 20, 2021, the Company purchased specified assets related to the video surveillance business of PV3 (an ABC) LLC, a Delaware limited liability company as assignee for the benefit of Pivot3, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Pivot 3”). The transaction costs associated with the acquisition were not material and expensed as incurred. Goodwill generated from this acquisition is primarily attributable to the expected post-acquisition synergies from integrating Pivot3's video surveillance portfolio and assets with our platform to expand our video surveillance portfolio with hardware and software offerings that will be offered under the Quantum VS-Series portfolio. Goodwill obtained in an asset acquisition is deductible for tax purposes.
The total purchase consideration for the acquisition of Pivot3 was $7.8 million, which consisted of the following (in thousands):
The following table summarizes the preliminary fair values of assets acquired and liabilities assumed as of the date of the acquisition (in thousands):
Pivot 3 has also agreed to license to the Company certain intellectual property rights related to the business. The historical results of operations for Pivot 3 were not significant to the Company's consolidated results of operations for the periods presented.
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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