Hitachi Vantara will pool the operations of Hitachi Data Systems, Hitachi Insight Group and Pentaho to take on the US$440 billion IoT market.
A staggering volume of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have taken place over the last two years.
An organisational restructure has been carried out at the Association for Data-driven Marketing and Advertising (ADMA).
It has been proposed that WME Group be acquired by Melbourne IT (MLB) for approximately $39 million.
CSC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise will merge, with the new company to be called DXC Technology.
Yahoo plans to change its name to Altaba following the US$41 billion sale of its core internet business to US telecoms operator Verizon, reportedly to reflect its substantial investment in Alibaba.
Microsoft has secured EC approval to complete the US$26.2bn purchase of professional social network LinkedIn, after agreeing not to pursue practices that would discriminate against rival services.
Emerson Network Power has commenced the process of rebranding itself as Vertiv, while also appointing a new CEO.
Australian financial institutions such as the major banks are not fazed by the emerging FinTech industry and are likely to swallow up any FinTech challengers through acquisitions, research suggests.
The acquisition of Redcore is designed to enhance Accenture's IAM services while extending its critical cyber defence services in the Asia–Pacific region.
Qualcomm has revealed plans to acquire NXP Semiconductors for US$47bn ($61.8bn) in the chip industry's largest acquisition to date.
Mark Fioretto and Angela Fox will take over at Dell EMC from February 2017, following Dell's acquisition of EMC.
A $1 million investment from HCF will assist Curo Technologies in bringing its aged care technology to the Australian market.
The merger of Dell and EMC to form Dell Technologies has produced what the new company claims is the world's largest privately controlled technology firm.
Microsoft has announced plans to buy LinkedIn for a whopping US$26.2 billion in a deal that values the business-focused social site's shares at US$196.