News & Events

    • 3/2 2015
      Mitel to Buy Mavenir for $560 Million to Expand 4G LTE
      Ottawa-based Mitel expects acquisition to expand its business by $14 billion by 2018 The Wall Street Journal Byline: Angela Chen Mitel Networks Corp. has agreed to buy telecommunications provider Mavenir Systems for approximately $560 million in cash and stock, in a bid to capitalize on the growing demand for 4G LTE services. ... more »
    • 3/2 2015
      PayPal To Buy Mobile-Payments Firm Paydiant
      Deal comes ahead of EBay’s split and amid competition from Apple, Google The Wall Street Journal BylineL Greg Bensinger EBay Inc. ’s PayPal payments unit is buying mobile wallet firm Paydiant as competition for in-store payments grows from rivals Apple Inc. and Google Inc. ... more »
    • 2/16 2015
      The Future of Consumer Purchases is the Mobile Wallet
      “Countdown to the Closing Bell” with Liz Claman Fox Business North Bridge General Partner Jim Moran and Snoopwall CEO Gary Miliefsky on the increase in mobile wallet usage, keeping your data safe and the risks of using Apple pay. To view the video please click here: ... more »
    • 2/6 2015
      Black Duck Software & North Bridge Launch Ninth Annual Future of Open Source Survey
      Organizations and influencers join forces to uncover OSS trends, report on state of open source industry Fri, 02/06/2015 ... more »
    • 1/23 2015
      Microsoft Acquires Revolution Analytics To Bolster Its Analytics Services
      TechCrunch Byline: Frederic Lardinois Microsoft today announced that it has acquired Revolution Analytics, an open-source analytics company with a strong focus on the highly popular R programming language for statistical computing. Microsoft says that it made this acquisition “to help more companies use the power of R and data science to unlock big... more »
    • 1/13 2015
      TV Makers Set a New Strategy
      ‘Quantum Dot’ Technology Offers Vibrant Colors, Leaving Crisp OLED Images on Hold The Wall Street Journal Byline: Min-Jeong Lee LAS VEGAS—The world’s top television makers will this year peddle sets that enhance the color representation of their screens, but postpone a more dramatic shift in technology that promised thinner frames, more energy... more »
    • 12/1 2014
      Security still inhibits SaaS adoption, how hybrid SaaS provides an answer
      By Rick Clarkson, Signiant VP of Product Management link text Over the past few years, hesitation around SaaS adoption has rapidly dissipated as business leaders realized the operational advantages of cloud based software. Yet one major concern still lurks among those responsible for the technology future of their companies. ... more »