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10 Questions CIOs Should Ask Before Moving Operations to the Cloud

The vast majority of enterprise CIOs will say they will be transitioning legacy IT operations to cloud environments within the next few years. When asked why they’re making the move, what their cloud architecture will look like once implemented, or how those environments will be managed internally, and the answers grow decidedly more complex. Featuring […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Thomson Reuters has completed its acquisitions of Clarient Global LLC and Avox Limited, expanding its risk-management footprint and its ability to provide a best-in-class standard of customer solutions by integrating both businesses into its portfolio of risk management, compliance and data offerings. Together with […]

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Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** AppNexus, the world’s leading independent advertising technology company, announced the appointment of Kaylie Smith as Managing Director, JAPAC. Based in Sydney, Smith will oversee AppNexus’ strategic partnerships and commercial strategy in Asia Pacific, Japan and Australia. *** Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, announced the […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Genpact, a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation for clients, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Rage Frameworks, a leader in knowledge-based automation technology and services providing Artificial Intelligence (AI) for the Enterprise. Terms of the deal are not disclosed. […]

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Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** Perkbox, a UK employee and customer engagement firm, announced the appointment of ex-Yahoo! Finance Manager Rob Gorle as Finance Director. *** Zerto, an award winning provider of cloud IT resilience solutions,announced the appointment of Ken Goldman, chief financial officer at Yahoo!, to its Board of Directors. *** Epson […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

SmartZip Analytics, Inc., a leader in predictive marketing technology for real estate, lending and related home service industries, announced the acquisition of Reach150, a referral management platform focused on relationship businesses. In parallel, SmartZip received a strategic growth equity investment from Toba Capital, a key investor in Reach150, to fuel product and market development of […]

appointment roundup

Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** Avant Global announced the promotions of Thomas Carroll to Chief Information Officer, and Victoria Ippolito as Controller. *** Essence, a global digital agency, announced the appointment of Jon Taylor as Global Director of Data Strategy.  He will be the first person to hold this position as the agency launches its […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Avanade announced it has acquired Infusion, a global software engineering, design and digital strategy firm that delivers digital business transformation for the enterprise with strong Microsoft technology expertise. The acquisition expands Avanade’s capabilities to deliver digital transformation services and reinforces its position as a leading digital innovator […]

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Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** BrightFunnel, the Revenue Intelligence company, announced the appointment of Ross Fubini, formerly an entrepreneur and SuccessFactors executive, to its Board of Directors. *** Tufin, a leading provider of Network Security Policy Orchestration, announced the appointment of Bhanu Sareddy to the position of Vice President of Services and Support. […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Wix.com Ltd. has announced that it has acquired DeviantArt, one of the world’s largest online communities dedicated to artists, art enthusiasts and designers. The acquisition represents inherent opportunities in key growth areas for Wix including product development, brand recognition and increased traffic potential. *** […]

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DXagents Consortium Targets Digital Transformation in Canada

Alliance of 9 organizations kicks off DXagents program; aims to help Canadian businesses become more globally competitive by embracing digital technology TORONTO, Feb. 23 – Today marks the launch of DXagents, a first-of-its-kind national digital transformation accelerator comprised of business leaders and technologists from leading private, public and not-for-profit organizations in Canada. The year-long partnership between Deloitte, SAP, Amazon Web Services, Intel, SUSE, CIO […]

merger acquisition digest

Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Ascendum Solutions, a leading provider of information technology solutions and services, announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Sourcebits Inc., a digital innovation and customer experience company. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed. *** Capgemini, a […]

appointment roundup

Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** BitSight, the Standard in Security Ratings, announced the appointment of three key hires that strengthen its executive team and support the company through its next stages of hyper-growth. In newly created positions, Brian Cohen joins BitSight as the company’s first Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Elizabeth Fischer joins as […]