USA > Renren Inc, operator of a social networking service and internet finance business in China, is set to acquire Trucker Path Inc., a social platform for the trucking industry in the U.S

renren logo Renren Inc is set to acquire 100% of Trucker Path. Trucker Path is the maker of Trucker Path app that is a trip planning companion for truck drivers. Trucker Path app enables a large driver community to assist themselves in updating the real-time status of relevant points- of- interest while driving on their route. Some of the features of the More …

NETHERLANDS > U.S. based Symmetry announced expansion of its cloud hosting platform in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Symmetry Significantly extending its global infrastructure, Symmetry provides SAP application management; security; governance, risk and compliance (GRC); and hosting services in Amsterdam. The Amsterdam cloud platform integrates with four other global platform deployments of Symmetry that is deployed with a new Tier 3 green data center. It provides hosting clients with greater operational flexibility, geographic redundancy and cost effectiveness for their More …

SOUTH AFRICA > US based MRI Software, a real estate software company, is set to acquire MDA Property System, a property management and accounting software company based in Cape Town, South Africa

MRI logo For expanding its fast growing presence in EMEA region, MRI software is set to acquire South Africa based MDA Property Systems. MDA Property Systems dominates the South African real estate market with approximately 5000 users and 70 percent of South Africa’s listed real estate investment trusts (REITs) using the company’s software. Founded in 1990, MDA Property System is a property management and More …

IRELAND > Pluralsight announced plans to open a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin in 2018 creating 150 jobs and investing €40 million ($47.7 million) over the next three years

pluralsight logo The enterprise technology learning company, Pluralsight, plans to invest more than €40 million ($47.7 million) over the next three years and open a new EMEA headquarters in Dublin which will house the company’s strategic business operations for the region. This office will also support its’ customer base in Ireland and through Europe, Middle East and Africa. Pluralsight also plans to More …

USA > India based Infosys partners with the State of Rhode Island to establish a Infosys Design and Innovation Hub

Infosys logo A global leader in consulting, technology and next generation services, Infosys has announced a multi- year partnership with the State of Rhode Island to establish an Infosys Design and Innovation Hub that will hire 500 American workers in Rhode Island over the next five years. According to Ravi Kumar, President, Infosys: “Today’s partnership with Rhode Island marks another important step More …

UK > US based Vector Capital invests $77 million in UK based CloudSense

Vector Capital logo US based Vector Capital has decided to invest $77 million growth investment in CloudSense, a leading Salesforce- native industry specific cloud company. The funding will be utilized to accelerate CloudSense’s global expansion program and will concentrate specially in the North American market. The investment will also be utilized for development of enterprise focused vertical solutions and product innovation in CloudSense. More …

BANGLADESH > Azeus Convene, a subsidiary of Azeus System, expands to more than 40 countries worldwide

Azeus Convene logo Azeus Convene has successfully expanded to more than 40 countries in Africa and Asia including Uganda, Bangladesh and Indonesia to name a few. This opens up new untapped market for Azeus Convene. Azeus Convene offers its clients a smart, simple and secure solution. According to Jerry Chua, Marketing Head for Convene the latest achievement was due to the company’s consistent More …

NETHERLANDS > Booking.com expands global access to booking assistant

booking com logo One of the world’s largest e-commerce companies and digital technology leader, Booking.com has announced the expansion of the pilot version of the Booking Assistant, support chatbot that infuses Artificial Intelligence with the company’s already robust customer service and support. The new service and support chatbot will only be available to English language bookings worldwide. Built entirely in house, Booking assistant More …