Monday, August 20, 2018

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Exabeam raises $50 million

Exabeam has closed a $50 million in Series D funding.

NASA doing feasibility study of commercial human spaceflight in low-Earth orbit

NASA has selected 13 companies to study the future of commercial human spaceflight in low-Earth orbit, including long-range opportunities for the International Space Station.

Accenture wins $27.5M contract to build Library of Congress data center

Accenture has been awarded a contract to build a new data center for the Library of Congress — the world’s largest library — and the U.S. Copyright Office and to migrate the library’s current data center to new hosting environments.

General Dynamics awarded $3.9 billion Army Common Hardware Systems-5 contract

General Dynamics Missions Systems was awarded a contract for the Common Hardware Systems-5 (CHS-5) Program from the U.S. Army Contracting Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.

Skyworks to acquire Avnera

Skyworks Solutions has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Avnera, a developer of Analog System on Chips (ASoCs). 

Cisco to acquire Duo Security for $2.35B

Cisco is acquiring privately-held Duo Security. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will pay $2.35 billion in cash and assumed equity for the company.

CGI awarded $281M tech modernization contract by California

IT and business consulting services firm CGI was awarded a $281-million, seven-year contract with the State of California for maintenance and operation of the Case Management Information and Payrolling System (CMIPS).