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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.

Nobl9 raises $15.8M

Waltham, Mass.-based service level observability company Nobl9 has raised $15.8 million in a funding round. 

Select Star raises $15M

Select Star, an automated data discovery and governance platform, has raised a $15 million round of Series A funding.

Salesforce appoints three new independent directors

Salesforce has appointed three new directors as part of its ongoing board refreshment process. 

Snyk raises $196.5M

Developer security company Snyk has raised a $196.5 million Series G investment round.

Thoma Bravo acquires Coupa for $8B

Thoma Bravo has acquired Coupa, taking the software company private in a $8 billion deal. 

Yahoo selects AWS as preferred public cloud provider for ad tech business

Yahoo has selected AWS as its preferred public cloud provider for its advertising technology business Yahoo Ad Tech.

Bret Taylor to step down as Salesforce vice chair and co-CEO

Bret Taylor will step down as vice chair and co-CEO of Salesforce, effective January 31, 2023.

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.

SAIC awarded $757M U.S. Army contract for software management services

Science Applications International Corp. has been awarded a contract to continue providing software development and management services for the U.S. Army Enterprise Service Desk (AESD). The single-award contract has estimated ceiling...

Intel elects Barbara Novick to board

Barbara Novick, co-founder and senior advisor at BlackRock, was elected to chipmaker Intel's board of directors. Ms. Novick will serve as an independent director and join the board’s Audit & Finance...

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.

PTC to acquire ServiceMax for $1.46B

PTC has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ServiceMax for $1.46 billion from Silver Lake.

Astera Labs raises $150M

Astera Labs has raised $150 million in a Series-D funding round. The investment was led by Fidelity.

Bending Spoons to acquire Evernote

Bending Spoons, an European technology company based in Milan, Italy, has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Evernote.