Verizon acquiring Fleetmatics for $2.4 billion

Yesterday, Verizon announced its acquisition of Fleetmatics, a management solutions company, for $2.4 billion. This news comes a week after the announcement of Verizon’s acquisition of Yahoo. Fleetmatics is known for its systems for managing the mobile workforces of small and medium-sized enterprises. The newest acquisition will be an extension of Verizon’s rapidly expanding services.…