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Hughes Network Systems awards ultra high density satellite contract to Space Systems Loral

Hughes Network Systems has signed a contract with Space Systems Loral to build its next-generation JUPITER  3 Ultra High Density Satellite (UHDS), to be...

HSBC, IBM collaborating on cognitive intelligence solution

Trade finance bank HSBC is working with IBM to develop a cognitive intelligence solution, combining optical character recognition with advanced robotics. The new solution uses...

AWS joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) as a platinum member. As part of the membership, Adrian Cockcroft, vice resident...

Deloitte buys social intelligence platform Blab

Deloitte has acquired predictive social intelligence platform Blab. The Blab team has joined Deloitte. "Our acquisition of Blab's predictive social intelligence platform will allow us...

Tableau acquires natural language query startup ClearGraph

Tableau Software has acquired ClearGraph, a Palo Alto startup working on smart data discovery and data analysis through natural language queries. ClearGraph technology will...

Sierra Wireless to acquire Numerex for $107 million

Sierra Wireless has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire machine-to-machine communications company Numerex. The transaction is valued at approximately $107 million. Numerex will...

Omnicom Group selects AT&T for universal network solution

Marketing communications company Omnicom Group has selected AT&T to deploy a universal network solution, across all the company's locations spanning more than 100 countries...

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...