July 28, 2014
One of Canada’s major rural Internet providers is detailing a three-year road map for the delivery of broadband speeds that might seem like fantasy to some residents of remote communities and even those just outside urban centres.
July 28, 2014
At Catalyst Investors our mission is to "generate superior returns by helping entrepreneurs build great growth companies". It’s a mission we take very seriously.
A key component to our success in achieving this mission is our network of Operating Partners. Our Operating Partners are an interactive network of talented individuals that like to collaborate with us and our portfolio companies. Most of our Operating Partners are current or retired senior executives out of our industries (technology-enabled services). Existing Operating Partners’ experience includes Senior-Level positions at organizations such as AOL, Cogent, Comcast, FCC, News Corp, SAP, and Symantec, as well as many other founders and executives of entrepreneurial companies from our sectors.
July 18, 2014
Company Achieves First Ever Placement, Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute
Press Release — Latisys, a leading international provider of hybrid cloud hosting and data center solutions, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the new Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, North America.(1) The report was published on July 15, 2014, and authored by Gartner analysts Doug Toombs, Lydia Leong, et al. The complete Gartner report, including the quadrant graphic, is available here.
July 11, 2014
Click EMRs Shape Up Physical Therapy in Informationweek.
Physical therapists are not required to use electronic health records, but a growing number of PT professionals are using software and apps to improve patient care and enhance profit margins.
"Clearly therapy's importance has grown dramatically. It's gone from a choice for alternative therapy to a critical, essential piece of the equation," says Rick Jung, chairman and CEO of EHR developer Clinicient, in an interview. "[When] someone gets discharged and the hospital and doctor have done the best job possible, if therapy doesn't work and the patient ends back in the hospital within that 30 days, the hospital's on the hook."
July 10, 2014
Press Release– Ascentis Corporation, a market leader in easy-to-use human resources software, online payroll services, and HCM (human capital management) solutions, today announced the acquisition of Starfield, a leading provider of talent management software solutions. This acquisition introduces several new products to the Ascentis HCM suite of solutions including learning management, performance management, compensation management, succession planning, 360° assessment and a strong business intelligence layer with data warehouse reporting.
June 25, 2014Businesswire - Decisyon, Inc., provider of the only unified, collaborative business intelligence (BI) and performance management platform, today announced it was recognized as a “2014 Best New Vendor” in the BPM Partners Pulse of Performance Management 2014 webcast. In the annual webcast, Craig Schiff, CEO of BPM Partners, the leading independent authority on Business Performance Management, discussed essential strategies for budgeting, reporting, predictive analytics, Big Data, cloud, and mobile performance management.
June 23, 2014Beet.TVCANNES, France — Advertisers are increasingly buying spots in online video ads through private exchanges, not on open exchanges, in order to guarantee quality inventory.
June 16, 2014
Recognizing MediaMath's incredible growth, technological innovation, creativity, and leadership position in a competitive digital marketing space, prominent industry organizations have awarded the company, as well as CEO and Co-Founder Joe Zawadzki, with a number of top honors.
June 05, 2014
Click to read the entire release on Mindbody's website.
The Times Square Alliance announced today that Solstice in Times Square, now in its 12th year, will take place Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, June 22. The Times Square Alliance and presenting sponsor Athleta, the premier fitness fashion brand for women who see being healthy and fit as vital to life, will offer free “Mind Over Madness” yoga classes to celebrate the longest day of the year, June 21, beginning with its first-ever sunrise class at 5:30am. The free yoga classes will continue throughout the day until 9:15pm – just after sunset.
June 03, 2014
MediaPost- - MediaMath closed another round of funding led by Boston-based growth equity firm Spring Lake Equity Partners, formerly the private-equity arm of Tudor Investment.
June 02, 2014
Click to read the article in StreetFight.
Ten years before Jack Dorsey doodled the first sketches of Square, Rick Stollmeyer, a former nuclear submarine officer, saw an opportunity to build software for the growing segment of small, health and wellness businesses which had started to pop up in cities across the U.S. In 2000, he founded MindBody in his garage, and spent the next decade building the software company into an under-the-radar success.
May 29, 2014
Click to read in BetaBoston.
Alexandria, Va.-based InSite Wireless, which is currently performing the installation of wireless service on the MBTA, recently announced that they have partnered with all the major wireless providers — Sprint, AT&T, Verizon,T-Mobile, and Comcast (for WiFi) — on the project so that all mobile users will have access to the Internet and phone services while riding the T.
May 28, 2014
Data Center Knowledge - High-profile data security breaches, such as Target’s infamous holiday-season fiasco and the most recent eBay break-in, bring the issue of security to public attention, but thousands of non-household-name enterprises struggle with the security of their IT infrastructure every day.
May 27, 2014
Press Release - Providence, RI - Alert Solutions, a leading provider of cloud-based multi-channel messaging and communication solutions, is pleased to announce the opening of its new technical support center in Ozark, Missouri. Newly appointed Director of Client Services, Kylee Graff, will head the Midwest office.
May 22, 2014Press Release - San Luis Obispo, CA and New York, NY - MINDBODY, the leading provider of business management software for beauty, health and wellness, has created a new workplace wellness product, MINDBODY Exchange ,mirrored after the company’s own successful wellness program.
May 14, 2014Press Release - New Brunswick, Canada - Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading rural broadband service provider, today announced that it has committed to Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), to a lifetime lease for all of the Canadian satellite broadband capacity on Hughes' EchoStar XIX, a next-generation high throughput satellite due for launch in mid-2016. In addition to satellite capacity, Xplornet will take delivery of satellite gateways, operational and support services and consumer user terminals in a program that is expected to be worth more than $200 Million.
May 08, 2014
CIO Review - Ron Rose’s two decades of experience as a CIO in such companies as priceline.com and Standard & Poor’s has helped him to understand the challenges faced by organizations and Line of Business managers in making effective decisions from operational reports, plans and forecasts that get outdated quickly. As CEO of Decisyon, he says, “Our customers tell us that Decisyon’s collaborative BI and performance management offers their companies new ways to effectively accelerate their business from insight to action.”
May 08, 2014Press Release - Bellevue, Wash. - Ascentis Corporation, a market leader in easy-to-use human resources software, online payroll services, and human capital management (HCM) solutions, today announced significant growth in fiscal year 2013 (FY2013) with a 30% increase in bookings and 33% increase in monthly recurring revenue.
May 07, 2014
Vendors Selected for “Cool Vendor” Report are Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing
Press release - Stamford, CT - Decisyon, Inc., provider of the industry’s only unified, collaborative business intelligence (BI) and performance management platform, today announced it has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the Cool Vendors in Content and Social Analytics 2014 report by Gartner.
May 06, 2014
Codero’s 4th facility helps power the industry’s only native hybrid hosting solution.Press Release - Codero Hosting, a leading provider of dedicated, managed, cloud and hybrid hosting services, today announced the opening of its flagship data center in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The Tier 3 state-of-the-art hybrid-ready facility, provides Codero’s rapidly growing customer base with better access to Codero’s cloud, dedicated and patented On-Demand Hybrid Cloud™ solutions. The data center’s design and architecture enables full redundancy, high-performance, rapid provisioning and seamless scalability. The Codero DFW data center build-out was completed in collaboration with Digital Realty.
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