Tag Archives: analytics

Booz Allen Purchases Health Informatics Firm Epidemico; Karen Dahut Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BA) has acquired Boston-based population health informatics company Epidemico for an undisclosed sum in a push to further develop analytics offerings in population health. Karen Dahut, a Booz Allen executive vice president, said Wednesday that the acquisition is “aligned to Booz Allen’s Innovation agenda, adding a creative and successful …

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BAE Wraps Up Signal Innovations Group Buy; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE Systems has finalized its purchase of Signal Innovations Group, an analytics and imaging platform supplier to the intelligence and defense industries. The companies seek to unify their technology offerings to help customers gain strategic and tactical insights, DeEtte Gray, president of BAE’s intelligence and security business, said Tuesday. “Together, …

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BAE to Purchase Analytics Tech Developer Signal Innovations Group; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE Systems has agreed to acquire imaging and analytics technology provider Signal Innovations Group for an undisclosed sum in a move to offer integrated products in the defense and intelligence markets. DeEtte Gray, president of BAE’s intelligence and security business, said Thursday the companies aim to help organizations analyze critical data …

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ONR Seeking Proposals on Data Analytics Tech for Naval Warfare Missions

The Office of Naval Research is accepting proposals and white papers on the development of a big data ecosystem that will help the forces apply analytics to data from national and Naval combat and weapons systems. According to the presolicitation notice posted June 19 on FedBizOpps, ONR is looking to establish data access and …

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Bob Carrigan: D&B Picks Up Indicee for Cloud Analytics Strategy

Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE: DNB) has bought cloud business intelligence software provider Indicee for an undisclosed amount as part of D&B’s efforts to help customers manage complex data. Employees of Vancouver-based Indicee will join D&B’s Cloud Innovation Center and work to deliver content management and analytics tools to business clients, …

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Bob Carrigan: D&B Buys Fliptop’s Data Matching Business for Social Portfolio

D&B Corp. (NYSE: DNB) has moved to grow its data and analytics offerings by acquiring Fliptop’s social data matching business for an undisclosed amount. Fliptop’s data matching technology will be integrated into D&B’s data and analytics platform for customers worldwide to view businesses, schedule targets and engage customers, D&B said …

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Stephen Keys Named Software AG APAC, MENA Region SVP

Stephen Keys has been appointed new senior vice president of Software AG for the company’s operations in Asia-Pacific, Japan, Middle East, North Africa and Turkey, ARN reported Thursday. Brian Karlovsky writes that the appointment of Keys, based in Sydney, is one in a series of executive appointments intended to address …

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Gerald Cohen: Information Builders Achieved 77% Win Rate in 2013 Deals

Information Builders has increased its customer base by 20 percent in 2013 with more than 100 new accounts and set a new revenue record. Gerald Cohen, president and CEO of Information Builders, said Monday that the company also achieved a 77 percent win rate in business deals last year. The …

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SAP Team Sets World Record for Largest Data Warehouse

A team of engineers led by SAP have set a new Guinness World Record for the largest data warehouse, four times larger than the previous record. The 12.1 petrabyte data warehouse was built by engineers from SAP, BMMsoft, Red Hat, Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ), NetApp and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), the company announced Wednesday. Engineers …

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Amit Yoran: New RSA Cyber Partner Network Targets Malware, Malicious Actors

EMC‘s (NYSE: EMC) security division RSA has formed a partner ecosystem that will offer managed services for helping enterprises address cyber vulnerabilities and threats. RSA’s Managed Security Program intends to help providers deliver cybersecurity services to customers by utilizing RSA analytics, threat detection and incident response management products, EMC said Monday. …

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