Acquisitions & Partnerships Viewpoints

Aug
16
2018
Ralph Rio — Acquisition or Partnership

Maersk and IBM Introduce TradeLens Blockchain Shipping Solution

In a follow up to their January announcement, A.P. Moller –Maersk and IBM announced the creation of TradeLens, jointly developed by the two companies to apply blockchain shipping to the world's global supply chain.
Aug
07
2018
Michael Guilfoyle — Acquisition or Partnership

SparkCognition Partners with Siemens To Advance Industrial Market

SparkCognition, a global artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced its collaboration with Siemens to deploy SparkCognition's AI solutions on MindSphere, the Internet of Things (IoT) operating system from Siemens.
Aug
06
2018
Shin Kai — Acquisition or Partnership

Mitsubishi Electric to Acquire ASTES4 in Switzerland

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced the acquisition of ASTES4 SA, a company based in Switzerland that is engaged in development, production and sales of patented automated sorting solutions for sheet metal laser processing machines.
Aug
03
2018
Larry O'Brien — Acquisition or Partnership

Cisco to Acquire Duo Security for $2.35 Billion

Cisco is planning to buy Duo Security, a company that provides enterprises with secure multi-factor authentication services, for $2.35 billion, the two companies announced.

Jul
24
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Acquisition or Partnership

Bentley Systems Acquires Synchro Software

Bentley Systems, a global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, recently announced the acquisition of Synchro Software, headquartered in London.