Pareteum awarded $10 million contract to launch a global MVNO

Cloud Communications platform company Pareteum has been awarded a 3-year contract to provide global cloud services to launch a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO).

Ernst & Young, Symantec will go to market jointly with cyber risk management solutions

Ernst & Young (EY) has inked a strategic partnership with Symantec on data protection and cyber risk management for enterprises.

Carbonite to acquire Webroot for $618.5M

Cloud-based data protection provider Carbonite is acquiring cybersecurity company Webroot for $618.5 million in cash.

MongoDB to acquire Realm for $39M

MongoDB has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Realm, the company behind the Realm mobile database and synchronization platform.

Apptio to acquire Cloudability

Bellevue, Washington-based business management software company Apptio has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cloudability.

Intel acquires Omnitek

Intel has acquired Omnitek, a provider of optimized video and vision FPGA IP solutions.

Ultrahaptics acquires Leap Motion

Ultrahaptics is acquiring AR/VR company Leap Motion for a reported $30 million.

Comtech wins telematics and navigation contract renewal worth $1.4 million

Comtech has received a renewal contract for various navigation and telematics services worth $1.4 million from a Fortune Global 500 company.

Insight Partners acquires Recorded Future for $780 million

Insight Partners has acquired a controlling interest in threat intelligence company Recorded Future for $780 million.

Salesforce buying Tableau in $15.7 billion deal

Salesforce is buying analytics platform company Tableau Software in a $15.7 billion deal.

FireEye acquires Verodin for $250 million

FireEye has acquired Verodin for approximately $250 million. 

Zendesk acquires Smooch

Zendesk has acquired Smooch, a Montreal-based company that provides a business-to-customer omni-channel messaging platform.

Raytheon, United Technologies merging to form one aerospace and defense giant

Raytheon and United Technologies have entered into an agreement to combine the two companies to create an aerospace and defense giant, in what is one of the biggest mergers of this year. 

HPE to acquire Cray for $1.3 billion

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and Cray have entered into a definitive agreement under which HPE will acquire Cray for approximately $1.3 billion.

Applied Materials to acquire Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion from KKR

Applied Materials has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion in cash from global investment firm KKR