Acquisitions & Partnerships Viewpoints

Oct
29
2018
Ralph Rio — Acquisition or Partnership

IBM’s Acquisition of Red Hat to Change the Cloud Landscape

IBM and Red Hat, a leading provider of open source cloud software, announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which IBM will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190.00 per share in cash, representing a total enterprise value of approximately $34 billion.
Oct
26
2018
Ralph Rio — Acquisition or Partnership

TCS Partners with Intel to Further Secure Quartz Blockchain Solutions

Tata Consultancy Services announced that it is partnering with Intel to integrate Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) technology with the Quartz Blockchain solution, to further enhance the privacy and security of blockchain based ecosystems implemented using Quartz.
Oct
25
2018
Michael Guilfoyle — Acquisition or Partnership

Uptake and Geotab Deliver AI-Powered Fleet Management

Industrial AI and IoT software supplier, Uptake, and fleet telematics provider, Geotab, have joined forces to enable fleets to predict failures before they occur, using AI-Powered Fleet Management.
Oct
19
2018
Michael Guilfoyle — Acquisition or Partnership

FogHorn and Uptake Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Edge-to-Cloud Solution

FogHorn, a developer of edge intelligence software for industrial and commercial Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, and Uptake, a provider of AI and IoT for global industrial businesses, announced a partnership to streamline the deployment, and accelerate time-to-value, of industrial IoT applications. 
Oct
19
2018
Ralph Rio — Acquisition or Partnership

TCS and Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo Partner for Research in Digital Technologies

Tata Consultancy Services and Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on technology research and facilitate inter-personnel exchange. Tata Consultancy Services expands its co-innovation network with this partnership to research leading-edge technologies for real-world applications.
Oct
18
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Acquisition or Partnership

Siemens and Bentley Systems Make Two Announcements

At the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Conference in London, Siemens and Bentley Systems made two announcements about their joint digital solutions for industry:

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Oct
18
2018
Sharada Prahladrao — Acquisition or Partnership

Atos and Bentley Systems Announce Strategic Partnership

At the Year in Infrastructure Conference in London, Atos a global leader in digital transformation, and Bentley Systems, the leading global provider of comprehensive software solut