Cisco to acquire Luxtera for $660 million

Cisco has announced the intent to acquire privately-held Luxtera, a semiconductor company based in Carlsbad, Calif. that uses silicon photonics to build integrated optics capabilities.

General Dynamics wins $208 million Department of Education IT support services contract

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) will provide technology support services to the U.S. Department of Education through a new contract, said the company in a statement.

Ernst & Young, Symantec will go to market jointly with cyber risk management solutions

Ernst & Young (EY) has inked a strategic partnership with Symantec on data protection and cyber risk management for enterprises.

Accenture to acquire digital media services company Adaptly

Accenture has entered into an agreement to acquire NYC-based digital media services company Adaptly. 

HubSpot inks three-year collaboration with AWS

HubSpot has entered into a three-year commitment with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

The State of Nevada and City of Las Vegas ink smart city agreement with...

The State of Nevada, City of Las Vegas and NTT have inked an agreement to advance and accelerate smart technologies, following a smart city proof of concept that began in September.

HCL acquires a chunk of IBM for $1.8 billion

IBM and HCL have signed a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion.

San Diego-based Brain Corp to provide AI services to Walmart

Brain Corp, a San Diego-based software technology company, has entered into a relationship with Walmart to provide AI services.

Hughes awarded contract to provide managed network services for Oklahoma state agencies

Hughes Network Systems has been awarded an IDIQ contract by OMES to deliver managed network services for state agencies.

Accenture acquires Enaxis Consulting

Accenture has acquired Enaxis Consulting, a Houston-based management consulting firm with experience in digital capabilities, data science and agile project delivery.

Battelle awarded $14.6 million AFICA task order

Battelle was awarded a five-year, $14.6 million task order by the U.S. Air Force Installation Contracting Agency (AFICA).

SAP acquires robotic process automation company Contextor

SAP has acquired Contextor, a European robotic process automation (RPA) company based in France.

Microsoft acquires FSLogix

Microsoft has acquired desktop virtualization software company FSLogix for an undisclosed sum. 

Apptio acquired by Vista Equity Partners for $1.94 billion

Apptio has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of investment firm Vista Equity Partners. Under the terms of the agreement, Vista will acquire all outstanding shares of Apptio common stock for a total value of approximately $1.94 billion. 

SAP to acquire Qualtrics for $8 billion

SAP  and Qualtrics have entered into a definitive agreement under which SAP will acquire all outstanding shares of Qualtrics for $8 billion in cash.