Chiron Technology Services awarded $60M DoD cybersecurity course contract

Chiron Technology Services, a provider of  cybersecurity training and services, was awarded a five-year $60 million prime contract to provide cybersecurity course delivery services.

Microsoft, ServiceNow announce strategic partnership

Microsoft  and ServiceNow have inked a partnership, whereby ServiceNow will house its full SaaS experience on Azure in addition to its own private cloud.

Google to acquire Elastifile

Google has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Elastifile, a provider of scalable, enterprise file storage for the cloud.

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

Kenya Airways, GE Aviation sign digital flight operations agreement

Kenya Airways has selected GE Aviation for the Flight Operations suite of digital products across the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737, 787 and Embraer E190 airplanes.

By Light awarded $100 million contract by Department of Veterans Affairs

By Light was awarded an Identity and Access Management Program Support Services task order by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Avon appoints HCL as IT infrastructure services partner

HCL Technologies will serve as the company's infrastructure services partner, says Avon.

Salesforce buying Tableau in $15.7 billion deal

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

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. 

Google to acquire Looker for $2.6 billion

Google has entered into an agreement to acquire Looker, a company that provides a unified platform for business intelligence, data applications and embedded analytics, in a $2.6 billion all-cash transaction.

Ultrahaptics acquires Leap Motion

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

Insight Partners acquires Recorded Future for $780 million

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

Intuit acquires Origami Logic

Intuit has entered into an agreement to acquire Origami Logic, makers of a data integration, ingestion, and analytics platform, based in Silicon Valley.

FireEye acquires Verodin for $250 million

FireEye has acquired Verodin for approximately $250 million. 

Octo wins $11 million Army enterprise software application contract

Octo Consulting Group has been awarded a five-year, $11 million contract with the U.S. Army to operate and maintain its Property Book Unit Supply Enhanced (PBUSE) enterprise software application.