CommScope To Acquire Arris International In About $7.4B Deal, Incl. Debt

( – CommScope Holding Co. (COMM), a provider of infrastructure solutions for communications networks, said Thursday that it has agreed to acquire Arris International plc ( ARRS ) in an all-cash transaction for $31.75 per share, or a total purchase price of about $7.4 billion, including the repayment of debt. Arris International is a provider of entertainment and communications solutions.