IT deals: Cognizant, Citrix, Kony, Iteris, Fiserv

Cognizant, LogicStream Health, HARMAN, Citrix Systems, Kony, Iteris, Fiserv, ACI Worldwide, Adyen, Accenture, HubStor, nDimensional, Procore Technologies, Citadel Defense Company, Siemens, Centric Software, BitGo, Peraton, Consumer Physics, Zenlabs Energy, BC Platforms and NEXT Biometrics, among others, announced their latest IT deals or technology deployments.
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Cognizant

Cognizant announced an expansion of its deal with National Life Group, a life insurance company in the United States. Cognizant is providing technology and solutions for National Life to create a digital self-serve customer experience.

HARMAN

HARMAN, a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, announced a partnership with the Great Wall Motor Company to deliver digital cockpit platform and infotainment, cybersecurity and over-the-air (OTA) solutions for the manufacturer’s latest vehicle line-up.

Citrix Systems

Citrix Systems is assisting Ravensdown, New Zealand farmer-owned cooperative, for enabling a smarter way to farm by providing its owners with innovative products, expertise and technology that minimize environmental impacts and allow them to optimise value from their land.

Kony

Kony announced that Amway has standardized on Kony Quantum, an app development platform, to transform their business operation and drive digital innovation for its Amway Business Owners (ABOs).

Iteris

Iteris has won a tech contract from the Lee Board of County Commissioners to assess new technology and enhance intelligent transportation systems in Lee County, Florida.

The one-year project supports Lee County’s initiative to keep pace with advancements in connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) technologies to ensure an efficient transition to future traffic management, including understanding cybersecurity risks, forecasting technology trends and identifying grant opportunities.

Fiserv

Fiserv announced its new deal with New York-based NBT Bancorp to deliver digital banking services tailored to the needs of customers using technology from Fiserv. NBT Bank selected the single-platform Architect from Fiserv to enable a consistent digital banking experience across online, mobile and tablet devices.

ACI Worldwide

ACI Worldwide announced that Canara Bank has rolled out new functionality to support EMV card acquiring across its ATM network and Aadhaar Authentication, leveraging ACI’s UP Retail Payments solution to achieve market firsts.

Adyen

Singapore Airlines has partnered with Adyen, a payments platform, to ensure a frictionless payments experience for customers when they book online or in-app. Adyen has enabled Singapore Airlines to increase authorization rates, ensure flexibility on fraud risk management and richer data insights.

Accenture

Accenture and Generali Employee Benefits (GEB) have started a blockchain solution for the employee benefits (EB) industry that allows participants in the reinsurance process for captive or pooling services to access the same data and reduces processing errors through smart contracts and automated reconciliation.

HubStor

HubStor announced its deal with Virgin Hyperloop One to protect and manage its mission-critical data. Virgin Hyperloop One deployed HubStor’s centralized data management solution to simplify backup, disaster recovery and archives.

nDimensional

nDimensional, an Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data and IoT application development platform company, has won a contract from Atonix Digital for delivering AI powered solutions for owners and operators of complex and distributed assets.

Procore Technologies

Procore Technologies, a provider of construction management software, has nearly doubled the number of sub-contractor customers, on the Procore platform within the past 12 months.

Citadel Defense Company

Citadel Defense Company has won a purchase contract valued over $1 million by the Defense Logistics Agency in support of USSOCOM requirements. This is the company’s sixth government contract for their mobile system that counters threat drones.

Siemens

Siemens announced that Japanese electric vehicle (EV) systems provider PUES Corporation has selected Capital electrical design software from Mentor, a Siemens business, to speed and simplify the development of next-generation automotive electrical/electronic (E/E) systems.

Centric Software

SWAROVSKI, a jewelry brand, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals.

BitGo

Ledn, Canada’s largest bitcoin credit & savings company, has selected BitGo to provide insured custody for its clients’ assets. Bitcoin held by Ledn and its clients in BitGo Trust Company will be covered by a $100 million insurance policy.

Peraton

Peraton has won a $12 million contract for Unmanned Maritime Systems Support (UMSS) Marine Mammal Systems Engineering Services from the U.S. Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) Systems Center (SSC) Pacific.

Consumer Physics

Olam Cocoa expands its digital initiatives by equipping their field and purchase managers at cocoa collection points with SCiO devices, from Consumer Physics. SCiO is a hand-held, connected smart sensor that enables Olam Cocoa traders to analyze the full moisture range in cocoa beans, on location, non-invasively, in less than a minute.

Zenlabs Energy

The United States Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC), a subsidiary of the United States Council for Automotive Research (USCAR), and a collaborative organization of FCA US, Ford Motor Company and General Motors, announced the award of $4.8 million technology development contract to Zenlabs Energy. in Fremont, California for development of low-cost, fast-charge (LC/FC) battery technology for electric vehicles (EVs).

BC Platforms

BC Platforms, a genomic data management and analytics provider, has bagged a tech deal from Qatar Biobank. BC Platforms will provide a Research Collaboration Management System (RCMS) and Researchers’ Portal for Qatar Biobank to support the integration of genomic and phenotypic samples, enable secure and streamlined data access, and optimize resource quality and utilization.

NEXT Biometrics

NEXT Biometrics, a fingerprint sensor technology company, announced that the company’s One Touch Access readers have been selected by Key Source International (KSI) for inclusion in its products. The NEXT Biometrics One Touch Access readers integrate nicely into KSI’s plug-and-play 1700 line of keyboards.

LogicStream Health

LogicStream Health announced that the University of Chicago Medicine has selected The Drug Shortage App to manage and control the drug shortage crisis affecting U.S. healthcare providers.