Electrolux to use ZipKey from Cirrent for smart appliances

Electrolux and Cirrent have inked a strategic partnership to enable Electrolux to connect their smart appliances over Wi-Fi through automatic provisioning.

WeWork acquires Meetup

Coworking company WeWork has acquired Meetup, the social networking site that lets people with common interests meet up.

Toys”R”Us to launch new online platform with Mirakl

Toys"R"Us has entered into an agreement with online marketplace provider Mirakl, to create an online marketplace for the Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us businesses in the United States and Canada. The platform is set...

Fusion signs $6.5M cloud solutions deal

Cloud services provider Fusion has secured a $6.5 million cloud solutions agreement to provide SD-WAN, Unified Threat Management and fully redundant Internet access.

Gridsum, Tencent, Shandong Guohui to jointly develop industrial IoT platform

Gridsum has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tencent Cloud and Shandong Guohui Investment Co. to jointly develop an industrial internet of things cloud platform.

Maersk, IBM partnering on blockchain-based supply chain solution

IBM and Maersk are collaborating to work on a joint blockchain technology solution for the shipping and logistics industry. The companies have built a blockchain solution based on the open source Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric...

Fundo El Risquillo installing robotic milking systems

Fundo El Risquillo, a farm in Chile with 6,500 dairy cows, has signed an agreement to install 64 DeLaval VMS milking robots. The farm, owned by Agrícola Ancali and part of the...

Unilever to use Accenture solutions built on Salesforce

Unilever has signed a deal with Accenture  to implement its cloud Trade Promotion Management (TPM) and Retail Execution (RE) solutions. The solutions are built on the Salesforce platform. Accenture will also be...

Michigan State University switching from mainframe to cloud

Michigan State University, has engaged Oracle to replace its mainframe student information system infrastructure.

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.

Apple, GE partner to bring Predix industrial apps to iOS

Apple and GE have inked a partnership to bring industrial apps based on Predix, GE’s industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform, to iOS. The two companies also unveiled a Predix software...

Kroger inks cloud collaboration with Google

Kroger says its cloud computing portfolio is expanding with Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The addition of GCP provides a new pattern that will be available for Kroger and its subsidiaries, said...

Mouser inks global distribution deal with ITT Cannon

Berkshire Hathaway company Mouser Electronics  has inked a global distribution agreement with ITT Cannon. ITT Cannon is a manufacturer of connector products serving international customers in the aerospace and defense, medical,...

Halliburton working with Accenture, Microsoft to move to Azure

Energy services company Halliburton, Microsoft, and Accenture have entered into a five-year agreement to migrate Halliburton’s digital capabilities to Azure.

Cushman & Wakefield, Matterport ink global spatial data capture agreement

Spatial data capture company Matterport has inked a global agreement with real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield.