Acquisitions & Partnerships Viewpoints

Oct
18
2019
Chantal Polsonetti — Acquisition or Partnership

Intel Eyes Leadership in 5G Edge Computing with Smart Edge Acquisition

Eyeing a leadership position in 5G Edge Computing, Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Smart Edge intelligent-edge platform business from Pivot Technology Solutions Inc., an IT infrastructure and service provider.
Oct
17
2019
Shin Kai — Acquisition or Partnership

Hitachi and Frasers Property Sign MOU to Drive Digital Transformation in the Asia Pacific Real Estate Industry

Hitachi Asia Ltd. and Frasers Property Limited announced that Hitachi Asia and Frasers Property, through its subsidiary, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) involving an investment of up to S$50 million (Singapore) each to collaborate and drive digital transformation in the real estate industry in Asia Pacific over the next five years.
Oct
08
2019
Ralph Rio — Acquisition or Partnership

SKF Acquires Industrial AI Company

SKF has signed an agreement to acquire Presenso Ltd., a company that develops and deploys artificial intelligence (AI)-based predictive maintenance software.
Sep
30
2019
Chantal Polsonetti — Acquisition or Partnership

Emerson Launches Advanced Industrial Wireless Network Solution

Emerson is partnering with Cisco to introduce a next-generation industrial wireless networking solution that fundamentally transforms data management to help improve plant productivity, reliability, and safety.
Sep
28
2019
Shin Kai — Acquisition or Partnership

SHI Acquires UK-based VFD Manufacturer Invertek Drives

Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced that the company has reached an agreement to acquire the entire issued share capital of UK-based variable frequency drive manufacturer Invertek Drives Ltd.