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Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Medidata

Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Medidata

Completion of the acquisition is expected during the last quarter of 2019 Dassault Systèmes has signed a definitive agreement to acquire U.S.-based Medidata in an all-cash transaction at a price of $ 92.25 per share of Medidata, representing an enterprise value of $5.8 billion. The transaction was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of

Resulticks appoints Mani Gopalaratnam as new Chief Technology Officer

Resulticks has appointed Mani Gopalaratnam as Chief Technology Officer, Customer Success. In this role, Gopalaratnam will lead Resulticks efforts to optimize the customer journey leveraging the right lifecycle processes, promote best practices in implementation, and maximize economic value for each of its clients. In welcoming Gopalaratnam to the company, Redickaa Subrammanian, CEO and co-founder, noted,

Cisco to Acquire Silicon Photonics Leader, Luxtera

Cisco today announced the intent to acquire privately-held Luxtera, Inc, a semiconductor company based in Carlsbad, Calif. that uses silicon photonics to build integrated optics capabilities for webscale and enterprise data centers, service provider market segments, and other customers. Luxtera’s technology, design, and manufacturing innovation significantly improves chip scale and performance, while lowering costs. Cisco

Dr. Ann B. Kelleher, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Manufacturing and Operations, Intel Corporation.

Preparing Our Manufacturing Network to Support Intel’s Expanding Business

Dr. Ann B. Kelleher. She is senior vice president and general manager of Manufacturing and Operations at Intel Corporation. Intel Begins Planning for Multiyear Manufacturing Site Expansion Projects in Oregon, Ireland and Israel. Intel is transforming from a PC-centric company to a data-centric company — serving the incredible market appetite for solutions that process, analyze,

IBM Delivers 100+ SAP S/4HANA Enterprise Transformations

IBM Services leads the way in helping clients accelerate modernization of enterprise systems, with more than 100 clients now live with SAP S/4 HANA IBM has announced it has completed more than 100 successful SAP S/4HANA implementations that are enabling companies to speed up their digital reinventions. As companies look to simplify increasingly complex business

Infosys Announces Joint Venture with Hitachi, Panasonic and Pasona in Japan

Joint venture to accelerate business process transformation for enterprises leveraging digital procurement platforms. Infosys today announced the formation of a joint venture with Hitachi, Ltd., Panasonic Corporation and Pasona Inc., strategically enhancing its presence in Japan. Executing on its strategy to help clients navigate their digital journey, the entity formed by complementary, iconic companies coming

Fortinet and Symantec Team up for Cloud Security

Partnership delivers essential security controls across endpoint, network, and cloud environments. Symantec, the world’s leading cyber security company, and Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced an expansive partnership agreement to provide customers with the industry’s most comprehensive and robust security solutions. Fortinet’s industry-leading Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) capabilities are

Skybox Security Appoints Amrit Williams as Vice President of Products

Amrit Williams has joined Skybox Security as Vice President of products. Williams brings to the company more than 20 years of product innovation and thought leadership in the cybersecurity space. As the head of product management, he will be responsible for driving the Skybox Security Suite’s product roadmap, focusing on the continuing evolution of the

Motilal Oswal Fin Services Ropes in Amit Jaokar as Head of Technology

Motilal Oswal Fin Services Ropes (MOFS) has named Amit Jaokar as Head of Technology (Institutional Business). Amit joins from the company Choice International where he served as the CTO. Headquartered in Mumbai, Choice International offers a diverse portfolio of financial services. Jaokar has worked in various leadership and managerial positions in organisations such as CD

SAP Provides Partners Free Access to SAP Cloud Platform

SAP recently announced free access for SAP partners to SAP Cloud Platform, offering them testing, demonstration and development licensing services. This open platform as a service (PaaS) acts as a single framework for SAP partners to build and extend on existing SAP solutions. Through this incentive current SAP partners can renew their subscription to the