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Risks in Selling Disruptive Technologies

New, disruptive technologies generally are incubated best in small, entrepreneurial start-up companies.  However, selling these sorts of technologies can become a daunting task.  One example of a highly disruptive technology is software-defined networking (SDN). SDN has been a glimmer in … Continue reading

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2014 IPOs set 14-Year Record

According to data from Renaissance Capital the number of IPOs launched in 2014 hit a record of 273. That compares to the most active year in 2000, right before the Internet bubble burst and there were 406 IPOs. The number … Continue reading

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Critical Factors to Solve Before IoT Becomes Mainstream

By some estimates of market research experts, the Internet of Things (IoT) market will exceed anywhere from 50 to 200 billion new devices will be connected to networks over the next several years.  That’s the hype anyways.  Imagine hundreds, if … Continue reading

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Silicon Valley vs. Elsewhere

When it comes to start-up businesses, many people I know that live outside of Silicon Valley believe their region is hands-down a better environment than the San Francisco Bay area – this comes from people I know in NYC, Colorado, … Continue reading

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