U.S. Army Research Lab selects 3D Systems to build world’s largest metal 3D printer

3D Systems has been awarded a $15 million contract by the Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory to create the world's largest, fastest, metal 3D printer.

Matterport to acquire Arraiy

3D capture technology and data company Matterport is acquiring Arraiy, a machine learning and computer vision technology company, that lets users create virtual worlds.

Motorola Solutions acquires WatchGuard

Motorola Solutions has acquired WatchGuard, a mobile video solutions company.

Commonwealth of Virginia signs fleet tracking SaaS contract with CalAmp

CalAmp has secured a statewide contract with the Commonwealth of Virginia's Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA).

Cisco to acquire Acacia for $2.6 billion

Cisco is acquiring Acacia Communications for $2.6 billion. Acacia, an existing Cisco supplier, designs and manufactures high-speed, optical interconnect technologies.

BAE Systems wins $4.7M DARPA contract for ML technology for RF detection platforms

BAE Systems has been awarded funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to integrate machine-learning (ML) technology into platforms that decipher radio frequency signals.

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.