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Top 10 – The Best Fintech Startups to Watch Out For in 2017

FINTECH is on the rise this 2017. Fintech startups have created financial products that allow customers to enjoy easy payment processes, money transfers, and financial advice via a site or an app. The best part? Since transactions are done online, they can be processed and finished in mere minutes! Gone are the days when you
  • 24 Apr, 2017
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RILA Announces 2017 (R)Tech Asset Protection Innovation Award Winners

In a ceremony at the Retail Asset Protection Conference in New Orleans yesterday, the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) honored Digital Safety USA as first place winner of the 2017 (R)Tech Asset Protection: Innovation Awards. The Awards showcase emerging, game-changing technologies that mitigate total retail loss, as defined in a groundbreaking research report published by
  • 17 Apr, 2017
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Ayehu’s Next Generation Platform Listed as “NetworkWorld’s Product of the Week”

New products of the week 2.27.17 Image courtesy ayehu Ayehu IT Automation and Orchestration Platform Key features: Ayehu’s IT automation and orchestration platform is a force multiplier for IT and security operations, helping enterprises save time on manual and repetitive tasks, accelerate mean time to resolution, and maintain greater control over IT infrastructure. More info.
  • 13 Apr, 2017
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E-commerce Tech Startup backed by 3com, Palm ex-CEO Bought by China Company

Grid Dynamics, backed by the former CEO of 3com and Palm, was acquired on Friday by Teamsun, China’s leading IT service provider. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Grid Dynamics had raised only $1.8 million since its founding in 2006, growing the business without needing more.              
  • 11 Apr, 2017
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Benhamou Global Ventures Announces Two Exits From BGV II

Firm’s Global Enterprise Operating Expertise Bolsters Early-Stage Tech Entrepreneurs Palo Alto, CA –  April 4, 2017 – Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV), an early-stage venture capital firm with deep Silicon Valley roots and an exclusive focus on enterprise information technology opportunities in global markets, announced two more exits from BGV II – which first invested in
  • 7 Apr, 2017
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Cloud Application Delivery Innovation – Webscale

In the last part of a three-part blog, Sonal Puri, CEO of Webscale (a BGV portfolio company) shares the company’s vision, how its cloud application delivery platform is differentiated in the market and their move to the broader mid-market. WEB ONLY, CLOUD FIRST We have a saying at Webscale – “Deliver, no matter what.” It
  • 7 Apr, 2017
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Totango Appoints New SVP of Customer Success With Acquisition of Several Enterprise Customers

SAN FRANCISCO, CA-(Marketwired – March 28, 2017) -Totango, the innovator of customer success, announces two major milestones in their path to become the de-facto customer success solution for the enterprise: first, the addition to their leadership team of Jim Coleman as SVP of Customer Success; and second, the addition to their customer base of leading
  • 29 Mar, 2017
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Making The Most Of The New Regulatory Environment

Garrett Gafke, President and CEO of IdentityMind Global, an on-demand online risk management and compliance automation platform. The regulatory focus of the new administration can best be divided into two categories: regulations that address the economy and regulations that address security. In the first bucket are regulations and policies that affect what businesses pay from a tax perspective,
  • 27 Mar, 2017
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New IdentityMind Platform Release Makes RegTech and Machine Learning Accessible to Al

Palo Alto, CA March 08, 2017 – IdentityMind Global, pioneer of Digital Identities, today announced that it has released version 1.23 of the IdentityMind risk management and compliance platform. The focus of the new version was to make Reg Tech software and Machine Learning available to small and large companies alike, and to deliver new Graph Intelligence
  • 20 Mar, 2017
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Bayshore Networks Closes Oversubscribed Venture Funding

Bethesda, MD–(Marketwired – March 20, 2017) – Bayshore Networks, the leading provider of cyber protection for industrial infrastructure, today announced the closing of its Series A venture capital investment. With a final investment from Benhamou Global Ventures (BGV), the round was oversubscribed at more than $11M, bringing total investment in the company to $15M. Bayshore
  • 20 Mar, 2017
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