Tuesday, April 24, 2018

BAE Systems, Dell EMC collaborating to offer hybrid cloud solutions for the government

BAE Systems and Dell EMC have inked a collaboration to offer hybrid cloud solutions for the U.S. government.

Barclays, Cutover ink multi-year enterprise SaaS agreement

Barclays has signed a multi-year enterprise agreement with SaaS company Cutover, a 2015-graduate of the bank's accelerator program. 

Pareteum awarded $10 million MSP contract

Mobile networking software and services company Pareteum  has signed a three-year contract to provide its managed service platform to an IoT and MVNO provider in the Indian subcontinent.

Tyler Technologies to acquire Socrata

Tyler Technologies has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Socrata, a Seattle-based venture-backed technology company.

Adobe acquires Sayspring

Adobe  has acquired a one-year old New York-based voice technology startup called Sayspring. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

Symantec, NTT Security announce planned web security services partnership

Symantec and NTT Security, the specialized security company of NTT Group, announced their intention to enter into a strategic partnership for web security services offerings across the cloud, mobile and on-premises.

AMD inks multi-year deal with Scuderia Ferrari

AMD has signed a multi-year sponsorship with automaker Scuderia Ferrari. 

Polaris Alpha acquires Fourth Dimension Engineering

Polaris Alpha, a  provider of advanced technology, software, and solutions to the defense and intelligence communities with approximately 1,300 employees, is acquiring Fourth Dimension Engineering.



Army develops face recognition technology that works in the dark

Army researchers have developed an artificial intelligence and machine learning technique that produces a visible face image from a thermal image of a person's face captured in low-light or nighttime conditions.

Ford launching GoRide non-emergency medical transportation service

Ford is launching the GoRide non-emergency medical transportation service in Southeast Michigan, covering more than 200 facilities within the Beaumont Health network.

Docker announces Enterprise Edition (EE) 2.0

Docker has announced the Enterprise Edition (EE) 2.0. The Docker Enterprise Edition 2.0 and Docker Desktop for Mac and Windows are currently available, says the company.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise signs MOU with Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Saudi Arabia General Investment Authority.


Kryptowire awarded $1.5 million smartphone sensor measurement contract by DARPA

Kryptowire has been awarded a $5.1 million contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop an advanced system for passively collecting, aggregating, and managing smartphone sensor measurements.

HCL Technologies, Sumeru Equity Partners acquire Actian for $330M

HCL Technologies and Sumeru Equity Partners have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Actian. The all-cash deal is valued at $330 million.

Palo Alto Networks to acquire Israel-based Secdo

Palo Alto Networks has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Israel-based Secdo. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but stands at a reported $100 million.

AIS awarded BOA on Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation contract vehicle

AIS was awarded a Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) on the Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT) contract vehicle, said the company in a statement.

ECS awarded $17.5 billion ENCORE III IDIQ contract vehicle

ECS was awarded an ENCORE III Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle from the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

Genesis Robotics receives controlling investment from Koch

Genesis Robotics, a subsidiary of Genesis Advanced Technology (GAT), has received a controlling investment from Koch Industries.