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    Tuesday, June 13, 2017
    CognitiveScale Adds $15M In Strategic Funding
    Austin-based artificial intelligence software developer CognitiveScale said on Tuesday that it has raised $15M in a strategic funding round. The funding came from USAA. According to CognitiveScale, the funding brings its total raised to $50M. The two said USAA will implement CognitiveScale's Financial Services, augmented intelligence products as part of its services. CognitiveScale's CEO is Akshay Sabhikhi.

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    Kony Names Chief Revenue Officer
    Austin-based mobility software developer Kony said on Monday that it has named Bruce Dahlgren as its new EVP and Chief Revenue Officer. Dahlgren previously has served at HP and NCR, having most recently served at HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) serving as senior vice president, Enterprise Services and managing director of the Asia Pacific & Japan (APJ) region. Dahlgren had been at HP since 2006, and also served at Lexmark International, AT&T and N (More info...)

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    MedSource Acquires Unit Of Datatrial, Expands In The UK
    Houston-based MedSource, a provider of outsourced clinical research, said it has acquired the data services division of UK-based Datatrial, and expanded in the United Kingdom, with a new team and facility. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. MedSource said the acquisition occurred in early 2017. MedSource is a clinical research organization (CRO) which says it has particular expertise in oncology and central nervous syste (More info...)

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    CDISC Names Interim Chief Standards Officer
    Austin-based CDISC, a nonprofit which develops standards around clinical data interchange for the healthcare industry, has named Shannon Labout its Interim Chief Standards Officer, the company said last week. Labout has been at the organization for the last seven years. CDISC, short for the Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium, develops standards for data collection and sharing for the healthcare research industry.

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