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French tech giant Dassault to buy health software company Medidata in $5.8 billion deal

French technology company Dassault Systemes has agreed to acquire Medidata Solutions in an all-cash deal worth $ 5.8 billion on an enterprise value basis. Dassault said it was offering $ 92.25 per share for Medidata, a slight discount to Medidata Solutions’ closing price of $ 94.75 on June 11. “It’s a logical evolution of the… Read More »

Vanderbilt tries new version of Dragon documentation software

Voice-enabled virtual assistant software from Nuance expected to make it easier to record information. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is an early adopter of new voice-enabled virtual assistant software from Nuance Communications being offered to all users of its Dragon Medical One cloud-based clinical documentation platform. Vanderbilt is an existing client of the vendor’s virtual assistant… Read More »

Natural Power acquires drone software specialist Ascent Technologies

Natural Power acquires Ascent Technologies Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has acquired the Texas-based firm Ascent Technologies – a developer of software for commercial unmanned aerial systems (UAS) operations. The specialist software, which has been developed by Ascent Technologies during the course of the past two years, will enable Natural Power… Read More »