Delta signed a multi-year contract with IBM to help the airline move most of its data and applications to the cloud.
J.B. Hunt is working with Google to develop AI technology for planning and moving freight, an increasingly digital and competitive part of the transport company’s business.
An IBM research product is looking at using cloud-computing power and AI to design materials that capture carbon dioxide.
Investors spent $65.17 billion last year on 2,138 private-equity deals with U.S.-based information technology companies, down from $72.47 billion over 2,007 deals in 2019 but far outpacing investments in any other sector, according to market research firm S&P Global Market Intelligence.
PPG Industries has named a new chief information officer who will continue a major software consolidation project aimed, in part, at helping the paint maker coordinate supply chain logistics.