OpenText signs definitive agreement to acquire Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division, including Documentum for $1.62 billion
Opentext, a specialist Enterprise Information Management (EIM) organisation, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), including Documentum. ECD offers a suite of leading Enterprise Content Management solutions with deep industry focus, including the Documentum ™, InfoArchive™, and LEAP™ product families.
SAP SE and NTT extend their partnership
SAP SE and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation have announced a partnership enhancement in co-innovation, global partnership and global reference. SAP and NTT are collaborating to develop a solution combining a connected transportation safety solution from SAP that collects and analyzes vehicle-related data with NTT’s hitoe, a sensing fabric jointly developed with Toray Industries, and the NTT Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform, which transmits drivers’ biological data including heart rate and mental fatigue estimates.
Software AG partners with Detego to offer retailers item-level merchandize location, visibility and analytics in real-time
Software AG has announced that the company is partnering with Detego, a provider of business intelligence for the highly-competitive, fashion industry, to provide retailers with the ability to seamlessly incorporate real-time analytics and merchandise visibility at the item-level...
Nuxeo Lands $20M From Goldman Sachs in Latest Funding Round
Open source enterprise content management (ECM) developer Nuxeo, has announced it has closed a $20 million funding round led by Goldman Sachs Private Capital Investing. This is in addition to the $10 million investment from Kennet Partners announced in June, which brings the total raised this year to $30 million. Since its founding in 2000, New York City-based Nuxeo has raised just under $40 million in six rounds from three named investors.
Apigee enters definitive agreement to be acquired by Google for $625 million
Apigee®, the API company, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which Google will acquire Apigee for $17.40 per share in cash, for a total value of approximately $625 million. The transaction is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including Apigee stockholder approval and applicable regulatory approvals. The companies expect the transaction to close by the end of 2016.
Laserfiche announces ECM partnership with Ricoh USA, Inc
Laserfiche has announced it has entered into a partnership to provide enterprise content management (ECM) solutions to Ricoh USA customers. As a part of the new relationship, Ricoh USA has joined the Laserfiche Value Added Reseller (VAR) Program. "At Ricoh, we are focused on helping organizations capture, transform and manage information from anywhere and at any time,” said Jason Dizzine..
Acquisitions boost first-half profits at Restore plc
Restore Plc announced that its acquisitions of both PHS and Wincanton Records Management helped increase half-year revenue, profits and dividends. Revenue increased by 26% to £55.4million and net debt dropped to £29.3mln from £30.4mln a year ago. Chief executive, Charles Skinner, commented, "We continued to make good operational and financial progress in the first half, in particular in integrating the Wincanton Records Management business acquired at the end of 2015.
Iron Mountain Incorporated announces Canadian debt offering
Iron Mountain Incorporated, the storage and information management company, announced an offering by way of private placement of C$250 million in aggregate principal amount of CAD Senior Notes due 2023 by its wholly owned subsidiary Iron Mountain Canada Operations ULC.
Software AG and Cumulocity announce strategic IoT partnership
Software AG has expanded its Digital Business Platform with a strategic OEM partnership with Cumulocity, an Internet of Things (IoT) application enablement platform vendor, to offer a powerful IoT foundation for easily and securely connecting devices and extracting value across numerous industrial environments to produce operational efficiencies and create new revenue streams.
Capgemini and SAP to address jointly the Digital Transformation needs of discrete manufacturing industries through Capgemini, a consulting, technology and outsourcing services organisation, and SAP SE have announced the broadening of their strategic partnership with the launch of "Fast Digital 4 Discrete Industries by SAP and Capgemini,” a joint initiative to help clients in the discrete manufacturing industries to manage their digital transformation as they seek to maximize the potential of Industry 4.0, the Internet-of-Things and innovative manufacturing techniques.
Virtustream and Iron Mountain join Forces to build cloud platform for Enterprise Data Management
Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud services and software provider and an EMC Federation Company, has announced that Iron Mountain Incorporated, a storage and information management services, has selected Virtustream® xStream® and Virtustream Viewtrust® software to orchestrate, automate and secure cloud storage services for Iron Mountain’s cloud-based service offerings.
Iron Mountain reaches Agreement in Principle to acquire Information Management operations of Santa Fe Group A/S in ten Regions, expanding European and Asian footprint
Iron Mountain Incorporated®, a storage and information management services organisation, has announced it has reached an agreement in principle to acquire the information management operations of Santa Fe Group A/S, the global leader in international mobility and relocation, in 10 regions in both Europe and Asia for approximately €27 million (approximately $30.2M).