Mimecast acquires Solebit for $88M

Email and data security company Mimecast has acquired security software developer Solebit for approximately $88 million.

Worldline deploying VMware network virtualization and cloud solutions

European payments and transactional services Worldline is deploying VMware network virtualization and cloud management platforms.

Hitachi Construction Machinery adopts PTC SaaS

Construction machinery OEM Hitachi Construction Machinery has adopted PTC service parts management (SPM) SaaS for its global service parts inventory. Hitachi Construction Machinery manufactures, sells, rents, and services construction and material transportation...

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...

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...

DARPA Robotics Challenge Awarding $3.5M Prize Purse With Atlas Upgrade

A total of $3.5 million in prizes will now be awarded to the top three finishers in the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Robotics Challenge (DRC), the final event of...

GE Gets US Air Force HPEC Research Contract

GE’s Intelligent Platforms business has been awarded a contract that will see the company undertaking a six month research program to help the United States Air Force define open architectures for...

Verint wins multimillion dollar project LatAm security project

Security and intelligence data mining software company Verint Systems has won a multimillion dollar project for a new Government Security Operations Center (GSOC) in the Latin America region. Verint’s technology will be deployed to...

Intuit selects AWS for machine learning and AI

Intuit has selected Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its standard for machine learning and artificial intelligence workloads.

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...

HP Converged Infrastructure Wins Three University Contracts

HP announced that three universities - Columbus State University in Columbus, University of North Florida in Jacksonville, and Florida’s University of Tampa have chosen HP Converged Infrastructure solutions. More details on...

GE To Use Office 365 Suite

Microsoft and General Electric have signed an agreement, under the terms of which Microsoft's cloud productivity suite Office 365 will be used by GE's more than 300,000 employees across 170 countries worldwide. GE...

Sierra Wireless to acquire Numerex for $107 million

Sierra Wireless has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire machine-to-machine communications company Numerex. The transaction is valued at approximately $107 million. Numerex will become a subsidiary of Sierra Wireless, upon...

General Dynamics wins $2 billion State department supply chain contract

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a General Dynamics company, has won a $2 billion contract to continue managing the U.S. Department of State (DOS) global technical security supply chain.

Fujitsu inks biometrics agreement with ImageWare

Fujitsu has signed multi-modal biometric identity management solutions company ImageWare Systems, as its Biometrics-as-a-Service partner. Biometric identity and access management solutions from Fujitsu, including its PalmSecure palm vein authentication solution, leverage ImageWare...