Monday, July 16, 2018

Lockheed Martin, Arconic collaborate on 3D printing

Lockheed Martin and Arconic have inked a two-year Joint Development Agreement (JDA) to work together.

Uber, Venmo partnering on payments

Uber and Venmo, a service of PayPal, are partnering to deliver a new payment experience available with Uber and Uber Eats. More than six million...

Booz Allen Hamilton wins prime position on $900M U.S. Army technical support contract

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton a prime position on a $900 million, indefinite delivery/ indefinite quantity contract.

Nokia selects HCL Technologies for IT managed services

Nokia has selected HCL Technologies for outsourced IT management services.

Bentley Systems acquires Synchro Software

Bentley Systems has acquired London-based 4D construction modeling software company Synchro Software.

DHS awards Factom $192k for blockchain tech

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded $192,380 to Factom to begin beta testing of a capability that uses blockchain technology to secure IoT data.

Comtech receives $6 million contract to provide managed network services

Comtech has received $6 million in funded orders from a DoD contractor to provide managed network services, said the company in a statement. 

IBM acquires Oniqua Holdings

IBM has acquired Oniqua Holdings, an inventory optimization software company headquartered in Denver, U.S., with offices in Brisbane, Australia. 

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INDUSTRY

Apple supports Malala Fund expansion in Latin America

Apple has launched a collaboration between its ten Apple Developer Academies in Brazil and Malala Fund, the company said in a statement on Monday.

Thiel Foundation announces 2018 Thiel Fellows

The Thiel Foundation has named 20 people into the 2018 class of Thiel Fellows.

Korean fintech startup Viva Republica raises $40 million

Korean fintech startup Viva Republica, makers of the financial services app Toss, has raised a $40 million funding round.

Deutsche Bank launches digital repository for document exchange

Deutsche Bank has launched eVault – a secure digital repository for exchange of documents.

MORE NEWS

SAIC awarded position on the GSA Alliant 2 GWAC Contract

SAIC was awarded a position on the General Services Administration’s Alliant 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract to provide IT support services.

Workday to acquire Adaptive Insights

Workday has acquired Adaptive Insights, a cloud-based platform for modernizing business planning, for approximately $1.55 billion.

Comcast’s machineQ and Neptune collaborate on IoT solution

Comcast’s Internet of Things (IoT) service, machineQ, and water technology company, Neptune Technology Group, have collaborated on an IoT solution on advanced water metering and infrastructure (AMI).

DARPA awards BAE Systems $4.2 million conflict modeling software contract

The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is sponsoring BAE Systems to develop software that the company says will aid military planners in understanding and addressing the complex dynamics that drive conflicts around the world.

American Water using Hortonworks data management

Publicly traded water utility company American Water is using global data management platforms from Hortonworks, said the companies in a statement.

Lockheed Martin investing $100 million more in early-stage companies

Lockheed Martin is doubling its venture capital fund to $200 million, and recent investments in early-stage companies focused in the areas of autonomy and advanced manufacturing.