Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Rackspace acquires Salesforce partner RelationEdge

Rackspace has acquired RelationEdge, a full-service Salesforce platinum consulting partner and digital agency. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

Sevatec awarded USCIS cyber security task order

Security company Sevatec was awarded an enterprise Cyber Security Defense Services (CSDS) contract by the USCIS.

SRI International developing AI learning system for DARPA

SRI International has been selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop a machine learning system for artificial intelligence.

Molex acquires BittWare

Electronic solutions company Molex has acquired BittWare, a provider of computing systems featuring field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) deployed in data center compute and network packet processing applications. 

Mercury Systems receives $3.8 million order for millimeter wave transceiver subsystems

Defence contractor Mercury Systems has received a $3.8 million order from an electronics manufacturing services provider for millimeter wave transceiver subsystems integrated into a homeland security high-resolution imaging system.

Advanced IT Concepts receives multi-million dollar Army TADSS maintenance program contract

Advanced IT Concepts, an Orlando-based IT and professional services company, was selected as part of the Army Training Aids, Devices, Simulators and Simulations (TADSS) Maintenance Program (ATMP) contract as a sub-contractor to Lockheed Martin.

Savi receives multi-million dollar order to deliver last tactical mile visibility for DoD

Savi has received a multimillion dollar order from a government military contractor and supplier of products and services to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide, said the company in a statement.

The Missile Defense Agency awards Decisive Analytics cybersecurity compliance and risk management contract

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has awarded Decisive Analytics a $59.4 million contract to provide Cybersecurity Compliance and Risk Management (CCRM).

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INDUSTRY

Cray to deliver two supercomputers to Japan Meteorological Agency

The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) is implementing two Cray XC50 supercomputers at its site in Kiyose, Tokyo.

Hyperledger adds Deutsche Bank as premier member

Hyperledger, an open source collaborative effort created to advance cross-industry business blockchain technologies, announced Deutsche Bank has joined the project as a premier member, on Wednesday.

Infosys partners with banks to build blockchain-based trade network in India

EdgeVerve Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Infosys, has formed India Trade Connect, a Blockchain-based trade network in India, in partnership with Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, RBL Bank, South Indian Bank and Yes Bank.

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.

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Marc Jacobs automates account payable with Microsoft cloud

Marc Jacobs, a fashion house with presence across 80 countries, has partnered with Microsoft and Medius to streamline and automate a part of its supply chain.

DISA awards $170 million processor capacity IDIQ contract to ViON

ViON, a cloud service provider, has been awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite–quantity (IDIQ), firm-fixed–price-contract for processor capacity services by the Department of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).

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. 

Sony, Carnegie Mellon University sign research agreement on AI and robotics

Sony  has entered into an agreement with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) to collaborate on artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics research. 

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.