Arduino bolsters US presence with new leadership and expanded operations

Open-source hardware developer Arduino announced new offices and leadership in the United States to support the company’s largest region of business.

IBM opening its first quantum computing data system in Europe

IBM is opening its first quantum data center in Europe. The data center, slated for operation by 2024, will house multiple IBM quantum computing systems featuring utility scale quantum processors, each with over 100 qubits.

Coinbase faces SEC charges over unregistered operations

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has initiated a legal complaint against Coinbase, alleging that the cryptocurrency exchange has been operating without proper registrations.

Intel announcesArc Pro A60 and Pro A60M GPUs

Intel has announced the introduction of the Intel Arc Pro A60 and Pro A60M, the latest additions to the company's Arc Pro A-series GPUs.

Capgemini launches 6G research lab in India

Capgemini has announced the establishment of a new 6G research lab in Gurugram, India. The lab will focus on developing advanced test beds and simulators for exploring use cases.

Yes Bank adopts Azure Red Hat OpenShift

Yes Bank, an Indian bank headquartered in Mumbai,  is embracing Azure Red Hat OpenShift, Red Hat said in a statement on Monday. 

AWS launches Aurora I/O-Optimized for I/O-intensive applications

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has unveiled Amazon Aurora I/O-Optimized, a new configuration designed to improve price-performance and provide predictable pricing for customers with I/O-intensive applications.

Motorola Solutions secures five-year contract to maintain Portugal’s public safety communications network

Motorola Solutions has been awarded a five-year contract by the Portuguese Ministry of the Internal Administration to maintain and enhance Portugal's mission-critical public safety communications network.

HPE opens global center of excellence in Greece

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced the opening of a global center of excellence (CoE) in Athens, Greece.

Capgemini selected by EC to coordinate NGI IoT project

Capgemini has been selected to coordinate the Next Generation IoT project, part of the European Commission's Next Generation Internet (NGI) initiative.

Google signs 150MW power purchase agreement with Ørsted

Google has signed a 150 MW power purchase agreement (PPA) with Ørsted to purchase renewable energy generated by Helena Wind Farm for the next 15 years.

Salesforce Ventures launches $250M generative AI fund

Salesforce Ventures, the global investment arm of Salesforce, has launched a $250 million fund for investments in generative AI startups.

SAP introduces Datasphere

SAP announced its Datasphere solution, the next generation of its data management portfolio, which gives customers access to business-ready data across the data landscape.

Omron using Red Hat OpenShift for virtualized control platform PoC

Omron, a Japan-based global electrical equipment manufacturer, has chosen Red Hat OpenShift as a conceptual model for its virtualized control platform proof-of-concept.

DSB selects Cognizant as offshore IT consulting services provider

DSB, Denmark's state railway operator, has chosen Cognizant to provide offshore IT consulting services to improve its digital strategy.

Palo Alto Networks launches cloud infrastructure in Switzerland

Palo Alto Networks has launched its cloud infrastructure in Switzerland, the company said in a statement. 

Oracle to invest $1.5B in Saudi Arabia to open public cloud region

Oracle says it plans to open a third public cloud region in Saudi Arabia. Located in Riyadh, the new cloud region will be part of a planned US $1.5 billion investment.

Worldwide shipments of tablets and chromebooks declined sharply in 2022

Worldwide tablet shipments posted flat growth of 0.3% year over year in the fourth quarter of 2022 (4Q22), according to IDC.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux comes to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Red Hat and Oracle have inked a multi-stage alliance.

BlackBerry makes QNX technology available via AWS

BlackBerry has announced an extension of its use of Amazon Web Services (AWS) that will make BlackBerry QNX technology available to mission-critical embedded systems developers in the cloud.

Jumbo, Hanshow ink partnership to digitize 700 stores

Jumbo, the second largest supermarket chain in the Netherlands, has announced an exclusive partnership with global retail solutions provider Hanshow.

Microsoft announces supply chain platform

Microsoft has launched a supply chain platform, which the Redmond giants says will helps organizations maximize their supply chain data estate investment.

Amazon launches virtual health clinic

Amazon has launched a message-based virtual care service that connects customers with care options. Amazon Clinic will operate in 32 states and provide virtual care for more than 20 common health...

Cognizant awarded five-year IT operations and maintenance contract by VodafoneZiggo

As managed services partner of VodafoneZiggo, Cognizant will consolidate and support the company's operations of IT and virtualized mobile network infrastructure.

Cisco to launch new design center in Spain

Cisco has announced plans to launch a center for the design of next generation semiconductor devices in Spain.

Esri, Microsoft collaborate on sustainable agriculture development in Africa

Esri is collaborating with Microsoft on a sustainable agriculture development initiative in Africa.

Nokia to lead KOMSENS-6G

Nokia will lead the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research’s (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF) KOMSENS-6G project. The project aims to drive global pre-standardization activities from a German and European perspective, with a specific focus on the network as a...

Apple spending $450M to support iPhone SOS via satellite

Apple says a $450 million investment from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund has been allocated to build the infrastructure that supports Emergency SOS via satellite for iPhone 14 models. The majority of...

Meta lays off 13% staff; over 11,000 employees

Facebook parent Meta is laying off 13% of the company's workforce, over 11,000 employees.

Goldman Sachs, MSCI, Coin Metrics collaborate to introduce datonomy classification for digital assets

Goldman Sachs, MSCI, and Coin Metrics has launched datonomy, a new classification system for the digital assets market.

Ericsson partners with Jio to build 5G Standalone network in India

Ericsson has entered into a long-term 5G contract with Indian communications service provider (CSP) Reliance Jio Infocomm to roll out 5G Standalone (SA) in the country.

German UAM company Volocopter gets $182M investment

Bruchsal, Germany-based urban air mobility (UAM) company Volocopter has raised $182 million in the second signing of its Series E funding round.

AWS launches Neptune Serverless

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched Neptune Serverless, a  serverless option for Neptune.

Bitdefender antimalware technology to be integrated into Sharp printers

Under the terms of the collaboration, Bitdefender antimalware technology will be integrated into Sharp’s range of Future Workplace A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) in Europe.

BlackSky wins $10M imagery services contract with Asian government ally

BlackSky Technology was awarded a one-year $10 million contract to provide on-demand, real-time high-resolution imagery services.

ESnet Launches 46 Terabits next-gen network

The Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) has unveiled ESnet6, the newest generation of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) high-performance network.

Micron to invest $100B in new semiconductor fab facility

Micron has announced plans to invest up to $100 billion over the next 20-plus years to construct a new fabrication facility in Clay, New York. 

DARPA selects teams to Improve how scientists build/sustain models, simulations

Darpa says it has selected multiple teams of researchers for the agency’s Automating Scientific Knowledge Extraction and Modeling (ASKEM) program.

Telenor Norway collaborates with Infosys for IT modernization

Infosys has inked a collaboration with Telenor Norway, Telenor's wholly-owned Norwegian telecommunications operator, in its business transformation program to become a digital telecommunications company.

Airtel, IBM announce intent to deploy edge computing platform in India

IBM and Indian communications solutions provider Bharti Airtel have announced their intent to work together to deploy Airtel's edge computing platform in India.

Nokia selected by Bharti Airtel for 5G deployment in India

Nokia has secured a deal with Indian telecom operator Bharti Airtel, for 5G radio access network (RAN) deployment.

Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure is generally available now

Oracle and Microsoft have announced the general availability of Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure.

UC San Diego creates $10M NSF Data Science institute

A National Science Foundation initiative has created a $10 million dollar Data Science institute led by computer and data scientists at University of California San Diego.

Accenture acquires Tenbu

Accenture has acquired Tenbu, Sao Paulo, Brazil-based cloud data firm that specializes in analytics, big data and machine learning.

GF, STMicroelectronics form strategic manufacturing alliance

STMicroelectronics and GlobalFoundries have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create a new, jointly-operated 300mm semiconductor manufacturing facility adjacent to ST’s existing 300mm facility in Crolles, France

Intel releases Open Source AI reference kits

Intel has released the first set of open source AI reference kits. The reference kits include AI model code, machine learning pipeline instructions, libraries and oneAPI components for cross-architecture performance.

Esri launches indoor positioning system

Location intelligence company Esri has launched ArcGIS, an indoor positioning system. 

Nokia, AT&T Mexico working together to launch 5G in Mexico

Nokia and AT&T Mexico are collaborating to bring 5G to Mexico, the Finnish giant said in a statement.

Iliane selects HPE GreenLake for expansion of cloud offerings

Iliane, a French cloud services and hosting service provider, has selected the HPE GreenLake edge-to-cloud platform to deploy their cloud offerings for regional accounts.

IBM starts winding down Russia operations

IBM has started an orderly wind-down of its business in Russia, says the company.