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Avast acquires Piriform, makers of CCleaner

Security company Avast has acquired Piriform, a provider of device performance optimization software. Founded and based in London, UK, Piriform’s flagship product is the...

Fujitsu inks biometrics agreement with ImageWare

Fujitsu has signed multi-modal biometric identity management solutions company ImageWare Systems, as its Biometrics-as-a-Service partner. Biometric identity and access management solutions from Fujitsu, including its...

Symantec to integrate Bay Dynamics’ Risk Fabric software

Cyber risk analytics company Bay Dynamics has inked a technology partnership with Symantec, under the terms of which, Symantec is integrating Bay Dynamics' flagship...

Uber investing $225 million in new company with Russian search giant Yandex

Uber and Russian search giant Yandex have entered into an agreement to form a new company, which combines Uber's Rides and Eats businesses in...

EY, Microsoft combine capabilities for joint analytics solution

EY is collaborating with Microsoft to provide a new analytics solution called Workplace Insights. The solution combines the Microsoft Workplace Analytics platform with EY...

Symantec acquires Israel-based Fireglass

Symantec has entered into an agreement to acquire Israel-based web security company Fireglass. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction is subject to...

Nvidia, Baidu ink artificial intelligence partnership

Nvidia and Baidu have inked a broad partnership on artificial intelligence technology, for cloud computing, self-driving vehicles and AI home assistants. The announcement was...

Wipro, Tel Aviv University to conduct joint research

Wipro and Ramot, the Business Engagement Center at Tel Aviv University (TAU), have inked a partnership for joint research in emerging technologies. The partnership involves...

Nokia, Xiaomi sign business cooperation and patent agreements

Nokia and Xiaomi have signed a business collaboration and a multi-year patent agreement, including a cross license to each company's cellular standard essential patents....

DARPA choses organizations for transformative design project

PARC, a Xerox company, has been chosen as part of a team of organizations including Siemens, Georgia Institute of Technology (GT), and Michigan State...

JFrog acquires CloudMunch

DevOps accelerator JFrog has acquired CloudMunch, a privately-held company that provides an intelligence platform for DevOps. The company’s team based in Seattle, WA, and...

Certent acquires IBM Cognos Disclosure Management, Clarity 7 solutions

SaaS solutions company Certent has signed a definitive agreement with IBM to acquire the company's Cognos Disclosure Management (CDM) suites, Financial Statement Reporting (FSR),...

The State University of New York moves to Oracle Cloud

The State University of New York is moving its infrastructure to Oracle Cloud. The solution was selected in conjunction with Mythics. The State University of...

Microsoft acquires cloud optimization company Cloudyn

Microsoft has signed a definitive agreement to acquire cloud optimization company Cloudyn. Financial terms of the deal was not disclosed, but the transaction is...

IBM inks collaborative development initiative with Lightbend

IBM is inking a collaborative development initiative with Reactive application development platform, Lightbend. The resulting joint solutions will be designed to provide a toolchain...