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Zurich Insurance Group moving IT infra to AWS

Zurich Insurance Group is moving its enterprise information technology (IT) infrastructure to AWS, Amazon said in a statement.

Esri signs Space Act agreement with NASA

Esri has signed a Space Act Agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), extending access to the broader global community to NASA's geospatial content.

Duke Energy collaborates with AWS to develop smart grid solutions

Duke Energy and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are entering into a multiyear strategic collaboration.

KKR to acquire Ness

KKR has acquired Ness, a full-lifecycle digital services transformation company, from the Rohatyn Group.

Thoma Bravo, Sunstone Partners acquire UserTesting for $1.3B

Thoma Bravo and Sunstone Partners have acquired UserTesting for an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.3 billion.

HSBC migrating database systems to Oracle

Under the terms of the new deal, HSBC will upgrade and migrate select database systems to Oracle Exadata.

Ikea working with Kodiak Robotics for autonomous freight deliveries

Ikea is working with Kodiak Robotics, a self-driving trucking company, for autonomous freight deliveries in Texas as a pilot.

Nextdoor, Oracle ink strategic collaboration

Nextdoor and Oracle Advertising have inked a strategic collaboration, that the companies say will offer greater transparency and controls to Nextdoor advertisers.

IBM, USTA ink multi-year partnership

IBM and the United States Tennis Association (USTA) have inked a five-year renewal of their 30-year technology partnership.

Barclays deploys Microsoft Teams globally

Barclays Bank has deployed Microsoft Teams as its preferred collaboration platform, under an agreement with Microsoft. 

Manchester United inks multi-year global collaboration with Qualcomm

Manchester United has inked a multi-year global collaboration with Qualcomm, featuring the Snapdragon brand.

Walmart to deploy Symbotic automation in all distribution centers

Walmart has inked an agreement with supply chain technology company Symbotic to implement their robotics and software automation platform.

Albertsons to start using Veeve smart carts

Albertsons have inked a deal with retail technology startup Veeve to make their smart carts available to customers.

HCL Technologies acquires Confinale

HCL Technologies has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Confinale, an Avaloq premium implementation partner.

Chegg to acquire Busuu for $436M

Chegg has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Busuu, a language learning online platform for $436 million (€385 million).