Currnt- Palo Alto, California

Currnt leverages advanced technologies, gamification and gig economies to custom curate highly relevant communities and insights at specificity, speed and scale not available today.   This combination of technology and passionate expertise is democratizing research and thought leadership by allowing any company, team, or individual to curate a custom flow of expert insight on any subject in just days, and yield comprehensive reports, blogs, video podcasts, slides and infographics.  Affordable, fast and prolific, KnowledgeStreams™ connect people directly to highly sought after perspectives.  As companies and professionals interact on Currnt they learn, build reputation, and earn their own knowledge networks through peer to peer validation and authentic interaction (not spammy contact requests).


Qotient-San Jose, California

Qotient delivers a software platform solution enabling Enterprises to deliver, measure and optimize the sales processes for their channels to be effective. “Qotient is unique because it is the only platform that links the enablement of a channel to the insights Channel Executives need to make intelligent decisions about the health, engagement and effectiveness of their channel go to market strategy” said Gordan Macintosh-VP Channel at Extreme Networks.


Ayla Networks  -San Jose, California

Ayla Networks empowers leading manufacturers by simplifying the inherent complexity of the Internet of Things (IoT), enabling them to turn their products into smart connected systems and transform their businesses to compete in the game-changing world of connectivity. Delivered as a cloud platform-as-a-service (PaaS), Ayla’s IoT platform provides the flexibility and modularity to enable rapid changes to practically any type of device, cloud or app environment. Ayla is a member of the elite Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network, so all connected products running on the Ayla IoT cloud gain the security and availability benefits of the AWS cloud infrastructure.


Placesign-Rancho Bernardo, CaliforniaPlacesign logo

Placesign is an “Real Time Customer Engagement Platform” that collects, converts, optimizes and analyzes data for making business decisions based on customer behavior.

  • Placesign is a bi-directional network that allows businesses to engage consumers in real-time. It drives revenue for the business by continuously broadcasting IoT, cloud and mobile data to consumers and further allows the consumer to act in real-time.
  • Placesign has modern APIs and a suite of technologies to connect to legacy platforms.
  • Placesign continuously connects real-time business data to consumers while capturing consumer data.
  • Placesign has a suite of consumer engagement plug-ins to the top Internet platforms
  • Placesign captures consumer Actions with the Intelligence to optimize conversion to revenue
  • Provides unique data sets to partners to perform analytics.


Snap IoT-Rancho Bernardo, California

snapIoT is an IoT Middleware and application enablement platform for connecting any device to any cloud system. snappIoT lets you create end-to-end IoT applications with Drag and Drop tools for use across all devices, platforms, and cloud systems.

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Peaxy is founded on a vision of effortless access to human and machine-generated data. Our software-defined data and storage architecture allows Fortune 500 and big-science companies to create a petabyte-scale “dataplane” that logically combines disparate data sets. The Peaxy® Hyperfiler® works seamlessly with existing enterprise applications and offers a software-based architecture built for the Industrial Internet era. Our customers gain efficiency step-changes in the design and delivery of data-driven products and information-based services.

BridgeSTOR- Carlsbad, CaliforniaBridge STOR

The proliferation of numerous “Big Data” platforms and Cloud Storage creates many pain points for maintaining files across storage environments. BridgeSTOR supports all of the major public cloud storage services such as Amazon S3, Microsoft Azure, Apple iCloud, DropBox, Amplidata, Cleversafe, and others. The technology can be used to virtualize cloud storage.

IntelliCorp-San Jose, California

The IntelliCorp product suite profiles application resource requirements and models the impact of service upgrades, release migrations, and application updates. These products can also identify inconsistencies across multiple databases that can lead to data integrity issues. These capabilities are critical in DevOps environments where speed of change is important. The type of predictive analysis offered by IntelliCorp’s product suite is very important for large-scale applications to prevent service interruptions rooted in application or database incompatibilities.

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Data centric security is needed to protect data on all devices when intrusions occur. Existing security products fence out or find malware but eventually intrusions do occur and then data must be protected at both the end point and in centralized repositories. IONU does data protection that is essentially transparent to the user and is very simple to use.

CirraScale-Poway, California

Acquired by Boxx

cirrascale-logoCirrascale has developed a managed DLPAAS private cloud and hybrid solution that enables development of production APIs for complex applications that need to scale up and scale out. Cirrascale’s DLPAAS provides and manages the Framework and Message Passing Interface (MPI) supporting industry standard platforms, interconnects and is ideal for optimizing application performance.

Atempo-Palo Alto , California Atempo Logo
Acquired by ASG

Atempo enables organizations to preserve and protect digital information simply and effectively, across any infrastructure, on any platform, over long periods of time. Atempo’s comprehensive archiving solutions deliver policy-based and workflow-driven management of rich media files, e-mail and other high-value digital assets to maximize the efficiency and performance of storage systems and reduce long-term storage costs. Atempo’s fully-integrated software portfolio also includes backup and recovery of heterogeneous servers, workstations and laptops throughout the enterprise — from the data center to remote offices. Atempo serves thousands of customers around the world through a sales and support network of over 200 resellers and partners

BakBone, La Jolla, California Quest logoBak Bone Logo
Acquired by Quest

BakBone Software, Inc. delivers complexity reducing data protection technologies, including award-winning Linux solutions; proven Solaris products; and application-focused Windows offerings that reliably protect MS SQL, Oracle, Exchange, MySQL and other business critical applications.

Thousands of users worldwide leverage BakBone’s Integrated Data Protection (IDP) approach to simplify the management of multi-platform environments with a portfolio of backup, disaster recovery, replication and storage reporting solutions for Linux, UNIX, Windows and Mac OS X. These scalable data protection solutions address the demands of Global 5000 organizations and are distributed through a worldwide network of select OEM partners, strategic partners, resellers and solution providers.

Persist-Pleasanton, California
Acquired by HP HPPersist

PERSIST Technologies, Inc. is the leader in storage appliance software that offers enterprises the ability to simplify storage, reduce costs and empower users with immediate and intelligent access to critical information assets. With PERSIST, companies can leverage powerful storage solutions that deliver reliable, anytime access to a their critical data. PERSIST combines its proprietary AppStor™ software with hardware from leading storage vendors to create an active-archive appliance that enables companies to handle the explosive content demands that are taxing their current primary architectures. Now large organizations can manage their reference information, including email, document imaging, and digital media—with application-intelligent technology that outperforms any other solution on the market.

Okapi Software -San Diego, California
Acquired by Overland

Okapi Software, Inc. is the storage industry’s pioneering provider of backup acceleration appliances used as key components in business continuance and data protection strategies. Using iSCSI to build applications that competing storage technologies are unable to deliver, Okapi’s technology and products are competitively priced and go beyond solutions using Fibre Channel and NAS. Okapi was acquired by Overland Storage.

Immunix-Portland, Oregon
Acquired by Novell

Immunix™ is a leading provider of Host Intrusion Prevention solutions. Immunix has developed a suite of unique security technologies that assures the integrity of servers by preventing hackers from exploiting software bugs to compromise critical business data. Immunix provides proactive protection right at the server core and eliminates the requirement for constant security patching, increasing infrastructure up time, and improving resource utilization and efficiency.
Immunix Secured Solutions combine proven host intrusion prevention, advanced server management capabilities and third party enterprise applications in a “soft-appliance” format, resulting in easy to deploy, highly secure and easy to use gateway solutions.

NETSEC-Herndon, Virginia
Acquired by MCI

NETSEC’s solution encompasses the security life cycle of your network – from assessing your vulnerability status, to tracking your network activity, to providing real-time threat data.

No security solution can be completed or even started before a client knows where their security posture currently stands. NETSEC’s Vulnerability Assessment Services provide several methodologies, ranging from network penetration tests to individual application security analysis, to determine your current security posture as well as making suggestions on improvements.

BigBangwidth-Edmonton, Alberta
BigBangwidth, founded in September 2000, set out to solve the security and bandwidth constraints in Enterprise networks by lifting large data streams off the Local Area Networks and Storage Area Networks through an alternate link.

The heart of the value proposition and solution to LAN and SAN congestion is the BigBangwidth LightPath Accelerator™. Unlike IP and Ethernet packet switches, the LightPath Accelerator™ employs patented NanoGrid™ devices at its core to supply protocol-independent data transfers at virtually any data rate. Data rates up to 10 Gigabit Ethernet can be achieved to the desktop to enable high performance applications.