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Virtualization Trends

Sharon Barkai, Co-Founder of ConteXtream, a BGV Portfolio company shares his views on what 2014 holds in regards to Virtualization (Article reprint from the Virtual Strategy Magazine). When looking ahead to what 2014 holds in regards to virtualization, it is perhaps wise to anchor the outlook on some of the natural trends we have been
  • 21 Jan, 2014
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Cybersecurity Strategy

Developing a multi-pronged Cybersecurity strategy is a critical job for CSOs today.  Neil Daswani shares his perspective on this important topic.  He is currently at Twitter, serves on the faculty of Stanford’s Advanced Computer Security Program, and is a friend of BGV. Chief Security Officers (CSOs) have a tough job.  They need to protect an
  • 14 Dec, 2013
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The Role Of Shared Values In Syndication By Bob Ackerman

Successful venture funding syndication is as much an art as it is a science.  Bob Ackerman Founder/Managing Director at Allegis Capital, a BGV syndication partner shares his experience on this important topic. Syndication has long been a mainstay of venture financing, since it allows a group of investors to pool large resources of capital and
  • 3 Dec, 2013
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Strategy In Start-Ups – By Anik Bose

“Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.” – Sun Tzu Strategy (Greek stratēgia) is defined as a high level plan to achieve one or more goals under conditions of uncertainty. Entrepreneurs often tend to view strategy as the domain of large established slow moving companies
  • 13 Nov, 2013
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ConteXtream Seeded by BGV – By Eric Benhamou

In 1994, a long time before Israel became known as Start-Up Nation, I met a young company named NiceCom, an early technology leader in the emerging field of ATM switching. The company was then a subsidiary of Nice and was lead by Nachman Shelef. Sharon Barkai was one of his most creative engineers. At the
  • 30 Oct, 2013
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