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Cisco, Apple Chiefs Discuss Further Partnership Opportunities (ZDNet)

Cisco and Apple are looking to expand their partnership across several additional projects by continuing to work together on enterprise networking strategies, Cisco CEO Chuck Robbi... More

IBM Landed a Big Win in the Race to Sell Blockchain to Wall Street (BI)

IBM has been selected to build a new blockchain-based international trading system for a consortium of global banks, a major win for the tech giant in the race to sell blockchain t... More

Slack’s Quest to Make Work Easier (Fortune)

How will we work five to 10 years out? And what’s Slack’s role in that future?: Stewart Butterfield: "One way to describe it is that we are giving everyone a virtual chief of s... More

Avid Announces Availability of Avid NEXIS (MESA)

Avid today announced that the availability of Avid NEXIS, the world’s first and only software-defined storage platform for media. Powered by the MediaCentral® Platform, the most... More

Andrew Patterson named CTO of Cast & Crew (MESA)

Cast & Crew Entertainment Services, a provider of technology-enabled payroll and production-management services to the entertainment industry, has brought Andrew Patterson on board... More

Salesforce Selected by Airbus to Put Customers at the Center of its Business (MESA)

Salesforce today announced that Airbus, one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world with more than 130,000 employees, will deploy Salesforce Sales Cloud Einstein and Ser... More

Oracle’s Profits Jump 15% as Big Companies Migrate to the Cloud (Forbes)

Oracle reported better-than-expected earnings in its latest quarter on Wednesday, as big corporations like AT&T migrate to the cloud. Shares of Oracle, which are up 20% this year, ... More

Deluxe Now a Preferred Plus Encoding House (MESA)

Deluxe has recently enabled automated encoding of Apple ProRes video as an integrated process within the Deluxe Delivery platform. Deluxe is now an Apple Preferred Plus Encoding Ho... More

Verizon Takes ‘One Fiber’ to More Cities (Light Reading)

Verizon's One Fiber initiative in Boston wasn't a one-off endeavor. Now that the telco has similarly teamed up with the city of Sacramento, Verizon has made it clear that it intend... More

Wazee Digital Announces Ability to Post to Facebook Directly From Core (MESA)

Wazee Digital today announced the availability of a new option in Wazee Digital Core that allows users to post, revise, and delete digital video content on Facebook directly from C... More

Deluxe’s Tech Partnership with ESL Shortlisted for IBC Innovation Award (MESA)

Earlier this year Deluxe partnered with eSports company ESL to deliver its biggest event of the year over the public Internet using IP. Reaching more than 46 million viewers, it wa... More

Ooyala Adds New COO (MESA)

Video solutions firm Ooyala has named Mike Nikzad as its new chief operating officer, bringing on a business opps and engineering vet with more than 25 years experience. He’ll ha... More

Silicon Valley’s Acquisition Targets Aren’t Just in Tech Anymore (LA Times)

For once, the target of an extravagant tech industry acquisition wasn’t a small start-up unfamiliar outside of Silicon Valley, but a household name. Few foresaw Amazon.com rea... More

Amazon’s Massive Acquisition Brings with it a Microsoft Cloud Customer (CNBC)

In acquiring Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion, Amazon isn't only buying a large upscale grocery store chain. It's also taking ownership of a company that uses Microsoft's rival... More

Tim Armstrong Unveils Oath: AOL-Yahoo Combo is as Big as Netflix and Looking to Expand (Variety)

Tim Armstrong, CEO of Oath — Verizon’s newly merged AOL-Yahoo organization — said the company today is roughly the size of Netflix and is plotting a worldwide expansion to la... More

Facebook’s Working with Publishers on Paid Subscriptions (Digiday)

Facebook is working on plans to let people pay to subscribe to publications through its app by year-end, according to publishers. Publishers have lobbied Facebook for this since th... More

Accenture, Avanade Named 2017 Microsoft Alliance Partner of the Year (MESA)

Accenture and Avanade have been named the 2017 Microsoft Alliance SI Partner of the Year for the tenth year in a row and thirteenth time overall. Voted upon by the Microsoft field ... More

Wipro Acquires 26% Stake in Drivestream (ET)

Software services firm Wipro has invested $809,690 in management and IT consulting firm Drivestream. “Wipro’s global customer base in the enterprise market coupled with Drivest... More

It’s Little Wonder ESOP Employees Worry Less (Morning Consult)

Michael Wofford, EVP at Entertainment Partners: Despite a growing economy, millions of American continue to experience ongoing anxiety about their current and future economic well-... More

T2 Computing Becomes Premier New York Source for Bay Microsystems’ Technologies (MESA)

Bay Microsystems and T2 Computing have announced the signing of a Reseller and Support Agreement with Bay. With the signing of the agreement, T2 Computing becomes the premier New Y... More

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