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Hewlett Packard Enterprise to acquire SGI for $275 million

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SGI for $7.75 per share in cash, a transaction valued at approximately $275 million.  SGI...

Orbital Insight Raises $20M Series B round led by GV

Geospatial big data company Orbital Insight has raised $15 million in a Series B round led by GV (formerly Google Ventures), with participation from CME Ventures,...

Aktana raises $17.5 million

Aktana, a company offering CRM solutions pharmaceutical sales, has raised $17.5 million in funding led by Safeguard Scientifics, with participation from existing investor Starfish Ventures. Aktana says it...

HPE Launches Verity SaaS Suite With Information Archiving

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has launched the Verity suite, a set of applications and services around its Verity e-discovery and archiving software. HPE Verity can be...

Brocade, Guiyang High-Tech Industrial Investment Group launch China JV

Brocade and the Guiyang High-Tech Industrial Investment Group (HTII), have signed a joint venture agreement to establish Guizhou Huiling Technology (GHTC). The joint venture combines...

BNY Mellon Launches Asset Strategy View Big Data Solution For Money Managers

Investment management behemoth BNY Mellon has launched Asset Strategy View 'big data' solutions that leverages proprietary aggregated client data to generate market intelligence around institutional investor...

Worldwide Big Data & Business Analytics Revenues Forecast To Reach $187 Billion In 2019

According to the Worldwide Semiannual Big Data and Analytics Spending Guide from IDC, worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from...

Maana Raises $26M

Maana, a company that provides an analytics platform for big data, has raised $26 million in Series B funding. The investment was led by Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures, the corporate venturing arm of Saudi Aramco. New investor Shell Technology Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Shell, also participated in the round, along with existing investors GE Ventures, Chevron Technology Ventures, Intel Capital, and Frost Data Capital.

Gulf Air Using Red Hat For Arabic Sentiment Analysis

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has created a private cloud IT environment with Red Hat solutions. As part of...

IDC Reveals Big Data And Analytics Predictions

IDC has published its predictions for big data and analytics for the coming year. According to the research giant: 1] Visual data discovery tools will...

Premise Raises $11M

Premise has raised $11 million in a Series B round. The investment was led by Social+Capital Partnership. Existing investors Harrison Metal, Google Ventures, and Bowery Capital also participated in the investment. Premise software and mobile infrastructure collects millions of discrete data points daily to help its clients navigate economic events like global inflation or food security.

Delphix Raises $25M In Series C Funding

Agile data management company Delphix has received $25 million in a Series C funding round, led by Jafco Ventures. Summit Partners and Battery Ventures joined Jafco as...

MIT To Host Intel’s Big Data ISTC

MIT has won a national search to become the newest Intel Science and Technology Center (ISTC) for Big Data, which will be hosted by...

IBM Completes Vivisimo Acquisition

IBM has completed the acquisition of Vivisimo. With the closing, approximately 120 Vivisimo employees will join IBM's Software Group. IBM will incorporate Vivisimo technology into...

Accel Partners Launches $100 Million Big Data Fund

Accel Partners announced the launch of a $100 million fund for investments in big data companies, at the Hadoop World conference in New York. Accel's...