Genpact to buy BPM software provider PNMsoft

Genpact has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PNMsoft, business process management software provider based around Tel Aviv, Israel. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Sanjay Srivastava, Genpact senior vice president...

AT&T collaborating with Amazon Web Services to integrate cloud and networking capabilities

AT&T has reached a multi-year, strategic alliance agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to optimize delivery of integrated solutions built on the companies' respective cloud and networking capabilities. The collaboration is...

Baidu Ventures strengthening partnership with Comet Labs; gets new CEO

Baidu Ventures is strengthening their partnership with Comet Labs both in the United States and in China. The independent investment arm of the Chinese technology conglomerate Baidu has hired Comet Labs' co-founder Liu Wei as its...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to acquire SGI for $275 million

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SGI for $7.75 per share in cash, a transaction valued at approximately $275 million.  SGI products and services are used for high-performance...

Cisco acquiring AppDynamics for $3.7 billion

Cisco is acquiring AppDynamics, a privately held application performance management company based in San Francisco, for approximately $3.7 billion. AppDynamics will continue to be led by CEO David Wadhwani as a new software business...

Samsung, VMware collaborating on joint end-to-end IoT solutions

Samsung and VMware announced a new collaboration to expand end-to-end IoT solutions for industrial and enterprise customers. The companies will showcase the combination of the Samsung Artik IoT platform with VMware Pulse IoT...

SoftBank to acquire Boston Dynamics

SoftBank has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire robotics company Boston Dynamics from Alphabet. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Masayoshi Son, chairman & CEO of SoftBank, said, “Today,...

Industry leaders form OpenCAPI Consortium to work on datacenter performance

AMD, Dell EMC, Google, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Mellanox Technologies, Micron, NVIDIA and Xilinx have come together to announce a new, open specification that can increase datacenter server performance by up to...

KPMG, Dell Boomi team up

KPMG and Dell Boomi have inked a formalized alliance. Under the terms of the collaboration, the companies have developed the KPMG Cloud integration framework (CIF) based on the Dell Boomi platform. The platform allows...

Square teams up with TouchBistro, Vend

Square is partnering with TouchBistro and Vend, two companies offering checkout or “point-of-sale” software for retail outlets. Under the collaboration, merchants using TouchBistro and Vend solutions, will be able to use Square for...

Microsoft buys AI-powered scheduling app Genee

Microsoft has signed an agreement to acquire Genee, an artificial intelligence-powered scheduling app for meetings. Genee uses natural language processing and optimized decision-making algorithms, says Microsoft.  Co-founders Ben Cheung and Charles Lee,...

Nokia selects Aricent to develop their FastMile network termination equipment

Aricent announced a technology partnership with Nokia, to design and develop the Nokia FastMile home outdoor modem and indoor router. Ajeet Khunger, business development lead at Aricent, said: "Our working relationship with...

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...

Ricoh, SAP sign global reseller agreement

Ricoh has signed a global reseller agreement with SAP. As part of the agreement, SAP will resell the RIC image recognition platform as the SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer, imaging intelligence add-on. The...

Workday, IBM form strategic cloud partnership

IBM and Workday, a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has adopted the IBM Cloud as part of a multi-year strategic partnership.Under the terms of the partnership, IBM...