Cray Awarded $36M Contract By ECMWF To Upgrade Supercomputers

Cray has signed a $36 million contract to upgrade and expand the Cray XC supercomputers and Sonexion storage system at the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).  ECMWF will also...

Siemens provides University of South Carolina $628M grant

Siemens and the University of South Carolina have announced an in-kind grant of Siemens hardware and software. The grant has a commercial value of $628 million, said the company in a...

Genpact acquires OnSource

Genpact has acquired OnSource, an Inspection-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider for property and casualty (P&C) insurance carriers and their customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The OnSource IaaS product will leverage Genpact...

Accenture acquires SolutionsIQ

Accenture has acquired SolutionsIQ, a company that helps organizations apply agile principles and practices. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “This acquisition brings tremendous value to Accenture and our clients,” said...

Accelera Awarded U.S. Peace Corps Microsoft Azure Cloud Hosting Contract

Accelera Solutions was awarded the U.S. Peace Corps Microsoft Azure Cloud Hosting contract.  The Peace Corps was seeking a managed Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solution, within Microsoft Azure Enterprise Government cloud to host...

EBay Joins Forces With Martha Stewart To Launch American Made Market

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and eBay have joined forces to present the Martha Stewart American Made Market online marketplace. Curated by Martha Stewart, and her team at Martha Stewart Living, the American...

University of Michigan extends partnership with Spectra, implementing Salesforce CRM

Spectra by Comcast Spectacor has extended its 24-year partnership with the University of Michigan. With the extended partnership, the university will implement Spectra Ticketing & Fan Engagement's implementation of Salesforce CRM services. The...

Patron Technology acquires Greencopper

Patron Technology has acquired Greencopper, a  provider of mobile and web technologies for live events. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

TiVo, Funai renew product and intellectual property license

TiVo and consumer electronics manufacturer Funai Electric has renewed its multi-year product and intellectual property license for entertainment products across Japan, North America and Europe. On the cusp of re-entering the Japanese...

American Water using Hortonworks data management

Publicly traded water utility company American Water is using global data management platforms from Hortonworks, said the companies in a statement.

Design Software Company VividWorks Lands $1M Deal

VividWorks, a company that is in the online design-to-purchase space for interior design, has landed a $1 million contract. The deal is the third inked this year, and brings the total...

Berkshire Hathaway energy subsidiaries to deploy Uptake SaaS solutions

Two subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway Energy have signed a long-term contract for Uptake Wind with Chicago-based predictive analytics SaaS platform company Uptake Technologies. The announcement follows nearly a year of joint research, design and...

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. 

Overstock inks cryptocurrency integration with ShapeShift

Overstock has inked an integration with ShapeShift, an instant digital asset exchange, that allows customers to use major cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, Monero, and Bitcoin Cash. ShapeShift allows digital currencies to...

Marc Jacobs automates account payable with Microsoft cloud

Marc Jacobs, a fashion house with presence across 80 countries, has partnered with Microsoft and Medius to streamline and automate a part of its supply chain.