Acquisition or Partnership
Bentley Systems’ acquisition of Indian concrete building design and documentation software firm S-Cube Futuretech builds on a four-year long collaboration between the two companies to develop fully integrated concrete design and analysis applications. Against a backdrop of an urbanization trend and the growth of cities across the developing world, the acquisition orientates Bentley’s offerings specific to the needs of concrete engineering design and documentation software users in India, Southeast Asia, as well as the Middle East.
Power management company Eaton announced it is collaborating with global safety science organization UL to advance power management cybersecurity across industries. The collaboration is helping to establish measurable cybersecurity criteria for network-connected power management products and systems. In addition, Eaton’s cybersecurity research and testing facility in Pittsburgh is the first lab approved to participate in UL’s Data Acceptance Program for cybersecurity.