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The Spanish government plans to dispose of its interest in local satellite operator Hispasat SA, selling the stake to Abertis Infraestructuras SA (MCE:ABE), Spanish news agency Europa Press reported. The state owns 25% … Continue reading “Spain to offload stake in satellite operator Hispasat to Abertis”
Unisys Corp. (NYSE: UIS) announced new members of its ClearPath family of enterprise servers featuring a breakthrough architecture that combines the latest Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) processors with Unisys enterprise-class virtualization technology.
International management consulting, technology services and outsourcing firm Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN) unveiled the acquisition of privately held, digital marketing production services provider avVenta Worldwide, in a move to enhance its marketing services portfolio … Continue reading “Accenture acquires New York-based digital marketeer avVenta”
ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) announced in-service availability of Release 8.1 software for its global industry-leading CMTS, further enhancing performance and value for the installed base of C4 CMTS and C4c CMTS products.
Management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has signed a four-year agreement to maintain and enhance core banking applications for the Chile division of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (NYSE: BBVA).
French media group Vivendi SA (EPA:VIV) is reportedly looking at the possibility of divesting its holding in Morocco-based telecom company Maroc Telecom (EPA:IAM), the Financial Times said on Monday, citing sources in the … Continue reading “France’s Vivendi mulls sale of its stake in Morocco-based Maroc Telecom”
British broadcaster ITV Plc (LON:ITV) on Monday said it had taken over Finnish factual entertainment, reality and lifestyle programmes producer Tarinatalo Oy, in line with its transformation strategy aimed at boosting international content … Continue reading “Broadcaster ITV looks to the Nordic region with acquisition of Finland’s Tarinatalo”
Global interactive marketing provider ExactTarget (NYSE: ET) has promoted two members of its executive leadership team.
Advanced advertising solutions provider BlackArrow has announced new technology which bridges the gap between traditional linear TV ad sales and ad execution on new platforms to extend premium pay-TV advertising to new screens.
UK-based online food ordering websites operator Just-Eat Ltd said on Wednesday it had bought its main Spanish competitor SinDelantal Internet SL without revealing the financial terms of the transaction. Through the acquisition, Just-Eat … Continue reading “UK online food website firm Just-Eat acquires Spanish rival SinDelantal”