SAIC awarded USCYBERCOM support contract

The General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) and U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) awarded SAIC a prime contract to provide cyber operations support services. The multiple-award, indefinite-delivery,...

Facebook Acquires Gowalla, Opens First East Coast Office

By Sudarshana Banerjee Facebook has acquired location-sharing service Gowalla, reports Laurie Segall of CNN Money, citing sources close to the company. It is believed most of Gowalla's employees, including founder Josh Williams, will...

Kronos acquires Optimum Solutions

Kronos has acquired Optimum Solutions, a provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions.

DHS awards Booz Allen Hamilton $1.03B cybersecurity task order

The Department of Homeland Security have selected Booz Allen Hamilton as prime contractor under the government-wide CDM DEFEND program for Group D, with a $1.03 billion task order.

Hearst selects Oracle cloud solutions

Hearst has selected Oracle cloud solutions to simplify and standardize its business processes across finance, procurement, and HR organizations, as part of the company's larger strategy to move to cloud applications. Hearst...

AWS joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) as a platinum member. As part of the membership, Adrian Cockcroft, vice resident of Cloud Architecture Strategy at AWS, will...

Intersnack selects Infor for multi-million euro cloud project

Savory snack company Intersnack has selected Infor for a multi-million euro, 10 year cloud transformation. 

General Dynamics wins $2 billion State department supply chain contract

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a General Dynamics company, has won a $2 billion contract to continue managing the U.S. Department of State (DOS) global technical security supply chain.

AeroVironment awarded $5.9M unmanned aircraft systems order by the NSPA

AeroVironment has received a fixed-price contract award valued at $5.9 million from the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA). 

Netflix buys comic book publishing company Millarworld

Netflix has acquired Millarworld, a comic book publishing company founded by Mark Millar, the  creator of characters and stories as Kick-Ass, Kingsman, and Old Man Logan. Terms of the transaction weren't disclosed. Will...

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.

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. 

CGI wins place on $50 billion GSA Alliant 2 GWAC contract

CGI has been awarded a place on the Alliant 2 Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract by the General Services Administration.

Citi, CME Group implement distributed ledger

Citi and CME Clearing have implemented a real-time distributed ledger platform developed by Baton Systems.

Comtech awarded $1.6 million communications solutions order for Baltimore

Comtech Telecommunications received orders totaling $1.6 million to deliver advanced communication solutions for the City of Baltimore. According to a statement by the company, under these orders, Comtech will provide Information Technology...