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.

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G China Patent License Agreement with vivo

Qualcomm has entered into a new 3G and 4G Chinese patent license agreement with Chinese mobile device supplier Vivo. Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm has granted Vivo a royalty-bearing...

Nokia, Xiaomi sign business cooperation and patent agreements

Nokia and Xiaomi have signed a business collaboration and a multi-year patent agreement, including a cross license to each company's cellular standard essential patents. Xiaomi has also acquired patent assets from...

Hughes Network Systems awards ultra high density satellite contract to Space Systems Loral

Hughes Network Systems has signed a contract with Space Systems Loral to build its next-generation JUPITER  3 Ultra High Density Satellite (UHDS), to be designated EchoStar XXIV. The new satellite is targeted...

Accenture acquires Mackevision

Accenture has entered into an agreement to acquire Germany-based Mackevision, a producer of 3D-enabled and immersive product content.

Microsoft, SAP announce joint offerings; to deploy their own solutions internally

Microsoft and SAP announced integrated cloud offerings on Monday. The two companies will also be deploying each other's cloud solutions internally, according to the companies. SAP Hana Enterprise Cloud will be available...

Cohu to acquire Xcerra for $627M

Semiconductor testing company Cohu and Xcerra  have entered into a definitive merger agreement, where Cohu is acquiring Xcerra for a combination of cash and stock. The deal is valued at roughly $627 million. 

Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

Microsoft  and LinkedIn have entered into a definitive agreement, under which Microsoft will acquire LinkedIn in an all-cash transaction valued at $26.2 billion. This is the largest acquisition to date for...

Cisco, Google ink hybrid cloud partnership

Cisco and Google Cloud have inked a partnership to deliver a hybrid cloud solution. The companies will provide an open hybrid cloud offering that enables applications and services to be deployed,...

Iron Mountain buying IO Data Centers U.S. operations for $1.3 billion

Enterprise information systems management company Iron Mountain has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the U.S. operations of IO Data Centers, a colocation data center services provider based in Phoenix,...

Perficient acquires Southport Services Group

Digital consulting firm Perficient has acquired Southport Services Group, a Washington D.C.-based $17 million annual revenue MicroStrategy consultancy with expertise in analytics, business intelligence and data warehousing solutions.

Apple to acquire digital magazine service Texture

Apple has signed an agreement to acquire Texture; a digital magazine subscription service by Next Issue Media, which gives users access to titles for a monthly subscription fee.

Panasonic buys Alan Dick Communications

Panasonic is acquiring Alan Dick Communications, a UK technology integration company, providing end-to-end telecoms-based services to the transportation and mobile telecoms sectors. The acquisition is part of Panasonic’s wider approach to provide turnkey solutions...

EY, Microsoft combine capabilities for joint analytics solution

EY is collaborating with Microsoft to provide a new analytics solution called Workplace Insights. The solution combines the Microsoft Workplace Analytics platform with EY services consulting and data analytics. The platform analyzes...

Rambus and Marvell Technology sign patent licensing agreement

Rambus and Marvell Technology have signed a patent license agreement.