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SAP Acquires Cloud Unicorn Qualtrics for $8B (HITS)

Qualtrics was set to have one of tech's most hotly-anticipated initial public offerings this week. Then SAP swooped in. The German-based tech giant announced on Sunday night that i... More

Rabobank Establishes a Partnership with Expert System for Cognitive Artificial Intelligence (MESA)

Expert System and Rabobank today announced a partnership leveraging the power of Cogito, the Expert System flagship platform based on a unique blend of semantic technology and mach... More

Cognizant CFO McLoughlin Recognized With Award for Leadership (HITS)

Cognizant CFO Karen McLoughlin was recently honored with a 2018 Moves Power Women Award by New York Moves Magazine. The award, now in its 15th year, recognizes women who use their ... More

Microsoft Cloud to Accelerate Digital Transformation for Gap (HITS)

Gap announced it has established a strategic partnership with Microsoft to drive its digital transformation strategies and continue to create new customer experiences across all br... More

Avanade Launches ‘Tech for Social Good’ with Microsoft Philanthropies (HITS)

Avanade and Microsoft Philanthropies will advise non-profit organizations and the social sector on the right technologies to operate in the digital world. The new Technology for So... More

SAP, Singapore Airlines Collaborate to Boost Corporate Travel Visibility for Enterprises (SCN)

SAP today announced a collaboration with Singapore Airlines to boost travel visibility for businesses. SIA is the first Asia-based carrier to sign an agreement with the SAP Concur ... More

DEG, UHD Alliance Honor Nolan, Talk 4K (MESA)

Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Christopher Nolan was presented with the DEG “Vanguard” award at the 4K UHD Summit in L.A. on Nov. 6. The event, held at the Skirball Cultural... More

TiVo Renews Personalized Content Discovery Platform Agreement with Foxtel (MESA)

TiVo today announced that Foxtel, Australia’s leading subscription-TV platform, has renewed its license to TiVo’s Search and Recommendation services and will have access to TiV... More

Tata Communications Brews a Hybrid Network for Carlsberg (MESA)

Tata Communication has deployed a next-generation software-defined hybrid network for Carlsberg to support the digital transformation of the global brewer’s operations in 130 sit... More

Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu Top Parks Associates Top 10 U.S. Subscription OTT Video Services (MESA)

Parks Associates today released its updated list of the top 10 subscription over-the-top video services in the U.S. market, based on estimated number of subscribers. Netflix, Amazo... More

Wipro Collaborates with Check Point Software to Offer Cloud Security Services (HITS)

Wipro today announced a new partnership with Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, to deliver Check Point’s advanced and... More

IBM, VMware Advance Partnership to Accelerate Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Adoption, Digital Transformation (HITS)

IBM and VMware announced new offerings to help accelerate enterprise hybrid cloud adoption. This includes a new IBM Services offering to help migrate and extend mission-critical VM... More

Orica Selects Cognizant to Cloud-Enable IT Infrastructure for a Globally Connected Enterprise (HITS)

Cognizant has been selected by Orica to migrate Orica's IT infrastructure to the cloud. This important initiative will enable Orica to achieve higher levels of efficiency, agility ... More

Ooyala: Mobile Video Consumption Surges Again in Q2, With Massive Uptick Looming for Q3 (MESA)

Smartphone video starts topped 50% globally for the first time, a 13.2% year-over-year change and the largest in five quarters, per Ooyala’s Q2 2018 Global Video Index Report. De... More

DXC Technology’s First Global Analytics Unit to Support Microsoft Azure (ETCIO)

Data analytics and cloud computing are two technologies that are top of mind for many enterprises. The adoption of big data analytical capabilities using cloud delivery models offe... More

Niche Distributors Fill Gap Left by the Demise of Weinstein (THR)

For years, it seemed everyone in the indie film business wanted to be the next Summit Entertainment.  
The production and distribution group, founded in 1991 and acquired by Lio... More

What’s Causing the Move to the Cloud? It’s All About Digital Transformation (Information Age)

The move to the cloud can be daunting, difficult and trying. But, it's also necessary. The last decade has seen organizations embark on their cloud journeys — a process of movi... More

Ooyala Taps Google Cloud for Flex Media Platform (SCN)

Content supply chain solutions specialist Ooyala has partnered with Google Cloud to leverage that companies technologies for its Ooyala Flex Media Platform. Ooyala Flex Media Platf... More

Media Press Group Launches media press US, Appoints Kathy Weidman as its CEO (SCN)

Media Press Group today announced the establishment of media press US and has appointed Kathy Weidman as its new CEO. media press US will service international, and North American-... More