Acquisitions & Partnerships Viewpoints

Feb
22
2019
Tim Shea — Acquisition or Partnership

ExxonMobil’s Digital Partnership with Microsoft to Help Increase Permian Profitability

ExxonMobil said a new partnership with Microsoft will help make its Permian Basin operations the largest-ever oil and gas acreage to use cloud technology and is expected to generate billions in net cash flow over the next decade through improvements in analyses and enhancements to operational efficiencies.
Feb
05
2019
Chantal Polsonetti — Acquisition or Partnership

The Industrial Internet Consortium and Openfog Consortium Unite 

The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and the OpenFog Consortium (OpenFog) announced that they have finalized the details to combine the two large and influential international consortia in Industrial IoT, fog and edge computing. 
Jan
31
2019
Chantal Polsonetti — Acquisition or Partnership

Pepperl+Fuchs Acquires Comtrol Corporation

Pepperl+Fuchs has acquired the business of Comtrol Corporation.  Comtrol’s technologies will complement Pepperl+Fuchs’ portfolio of Sensorik4.0 sensor solutions and interface technologies that includes AS-Interface, IO-Link masters, and industrial connectivity.
Jan
29
2019
Naresh Kumar Surepelly — Acquisition or Partnership

KEB Partners with Brusatori Motori Elettrici

KEB Automation and Brusatori Motori Elettrici announce the partnership between the two companies with an agreement based on the acquisition by KEB Automation of 30%.