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Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) this week announced a partnership with digital workflow company ServiceNow, allowing customers to access Oracle Cloud resources through the ServiceNow portal.  With this integration, ServiceNow users will be able to manage their cloud strategies, including Oracle and other cloud provider resources, on a single dashboard, using

Microsoft Corp bought Nuance Communications yesterday for $US19.7 Billion , in a move that accelerates the company’s cloud strategy for healthcare and increases its total addressable market in the sector to $500 million.  The deal is the result of several years of close cooperation where the companies have worked together

Australian Buy Now Pay Later company Zip has seen strong growth across all metrics — revenues, transaction volume, customers and merchants — compared to this time last year, bolstered by its expansion into global markets as well as strong growth in the BNPL sector. Last August, the company acquired US

Booktopia, Australia’s largest online book seller, has announced a strategic partnership with Zookal, one of the leading educational technology platforms in the Asia-Pacific region. The deal will see Booktopia become Zookal’s fulfilment partner for physical books, from a catalogue of over 185,000 titles.  This will strengthen Booktopia’s already significant reach

Australian design software company Canva has announced today that it has secured a $US15 billion valuation after the pandemic boosted interest in its design software tools. Following a $US71 million investment led by T. Rowe Price and Dragoneer, the latest valuation sets the company apart as Canva claims it is