Wednesday, February, 20, 2019 11:58:42

Contribution By Sunil Hebbalkar


Quest Diagnostics Inc. to procure BBPL’s laboratory services business

Quest Diagnostics Inc. (Quest), an American diagnostic information service provider, has reportedly announced that it has inked an agreement to acquire the laboratory services business unit belonging to Boyce and Bynum Pathology Laboratories (BBPL), a clinical & diagnostic laboratory service provider. Reports cite, the anatomic …

Microsoft purchases app-provisioning platform provider FSLogix

Technology conglomerate Microsoft reportedly announced to have purchased the Georgia-based startup FSLogix, which is predominantly known for its FSLogix app provisioning platform. As per trusted sources, the technology of FSLogix will speed up load times for user profiles in Microsoft’s OneDrive and Outlook, improving the …

Microsoft buys Xoxco as it looks to boost AI and bot development

Microsoft has announced that is has acquired Xoxco, an Austin-based software startup which focuses on bot development and conversational artificial intelligence. The value of the deal was not disclosed by the companies, but sources close to the matter commented the acquisition aligns well with Microsoft’s …

Cisco to offer enhanced integrated SD-WAN security & cloud services

Globally renowned network hardware provider, Cisco Systems, Inc., in a bid to offer its customers enhanced IT service, plans to integrate its SD-WAN (software-defined wide-area networking) software with security features while improving support for cloud services. As per Ramesh Prabagaran, Cisco’s Senior Director of Product …