Kronos acquires Optimum Solutions

Kronos has acquired Optimum Solutions, a provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions.

Oracle, VMware partner to support customers’ hybrid cloud strategies

Oracle and VMware have inked an expanded partnership, where customers will be able to run VMware Cloud Foundation on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

BAE Systems selects Xerox services for print infrastructure

BAE Systems has selected Xerox’s Intelligent Workplace Services for its print infrastructure.

Briggo ropes in Foxconn to make robotic baristas

Austin-based Briggo, creators of a robotic barista, have inked an agreement with Foxconn Industrial Internet (Fii), to produce Briggo's autonomous Coffee Hauses. 

SAIC wins $60M Department of Commerce systems integration contract

The Department of Commerce has awarded Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) a systems integration contract supporting the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

Shopify to acquire 6 River Systems for $450M

Multi-channel commerce platform company Shopify has reached an agreement to acquire 6 River Systems.

TPG to acquire CollabNet

TPG Capital has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CollabNet, from Vector Capital.

Palo Alto Networks to acquire Zingbox

Palo Alto Networks has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire IoT security company Zingbox for $75 million.

Perspecta awarded $166 million program to provide IT support for the Senate

Perspecta, a U.S. government services provider, has been awarded a prime contract from the United States Senate for its Information Technology Support Contract IV (ITSC IV).

Microsoft acquires BlueTalon

Microsoft has acquired BlueTalon, a provider of unified data access control solutions.

Rambus to acquire Northwest Logic

Silicon IP and chip provider Rambus has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Northwest Logic, a company providing memory, PCIe and MIPI digital controllers.

Department of Justice awards AT&T $984 million EIS technology contract

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded AT&T a task order through the General Services Administration’s (GSA) Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) technology procurement program.

Apple to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business

Apple and Intel have signed an agreement for Apple to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business.

Microsoft just invested $1 billion in OpenAI to work on large-scale AI systems

Microsoft is investing $1 billion in artificial intelligence research company OpenAI, as part of a multiyear partnership, to extend Azure’s capabilities in large-scale AI systems.

Nestlé, Enterra Solutions sign multi-year cognitive computing agreement

Nestlé USA has signed a multi-year solution-as-a-service contract with Enterra Solutions, a provider of cognitive computing solutions, for analytics and insights platform and business applications.