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Orbital ATK awarded satellite contract by Intelsat for Galaxy 30

Orbital ATK has been awarded a contract by Intelsat to build the Galaxy 30 communications satellite.

Electrolux to use ZipKey from Cirrent for smart appliances

Electrolux and Cirrent have inked a strategic partnership to enable Electrolux to connect their smart appliances over Wi-Fi through automatic provisioning.

L’Oréal renews analytics deal with Gridsum

Gridsum, a provider of cloud-based big-data analytics and artificial intelligence solutions in China, has signed a three-year contract extension from 2018-2020 with L'Oréal.

NCAA migrating to Google Cloud

The National Collegiate Athletic Association is migrating over 80 years of historical and play-by-play data, from 90 championships and 24 sports, to the Google Cloud Platform.

Accenture to design the communications system for Vatican News

The Ministry of Communications of the Vatican has appointed Accenture Interactive to help design and deliver its new communications system called Vatican News.  

Walmart, IBM launch Blockchain Food Safety Alliance in China

Walmart,  IBM, Chinese e-commerce company JD.com, and Tsinghua University will be working together in a Blockchain Food Safety Alliance.

Target buys Shipt for $550 million

Retail giant Target is acquiring Shipt, an online same-day grocery delivery platform, for $550 million in cash.

The L’Occitane Group selects Salesforce

The L'Occitane Group—an international producer and retailer of natural cosmetics and well-being products—has selected Salesforce Commerce Cloud.

WeWork acquires Meetup

Coworking company WeWork has acquired Meetup, the social networking site that lets people with common interests meet up.

Datalase, PARC partner to develop inkless photonic printing solutions

DataLase and PARC have inked a strategic partnership and lease signing agreement.

Cisco, INTERPOL to share threat intelligence

Cisco and INTERPOL have inked an agreement to share threat intelligence.

Insitu inks remotely piloted aircraft services contract with QGC

Insitu,  a wholly-owned subsidiary of Boeing, has announced a contract with QGC, to leverage Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems.

Gridsum, Tencent, Shandong Guohui to jointly develop industrial IoT platform

Gridsum has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tencent Cloud and Shandong Guohui Investment Co. to jointly develop an industrial internet of things cloud platform.

Thomson Reuters to implement Samsung biometric authentication

Samsung has signed an agreement with Thomson Reuters to implement its SDS Nexsign biometric authentication solution.

Kroger inks cloud collaboration with Google

Kroger says its cloud computing portfolio is expanding with Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The addition of GCP provides a new pattern that will be...