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  • Friday, October 24, 2014

    Mavenir Wins T-Mobile Netherlands

    Richardson-based Mavenir Systems said this week that it has been selected by T-Mobile Netherlands, to supply its networking products for the telecom carrier. Financial impact of the win was not disclosed. T-Mobile Netherlands is using Mavenir's IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) core networking product. Mavenir is a developer of telecom hardware and software.Continue →

  • Friday, October 24, 2014

    FounderDating Looks To Connect Prospective Startup Founders In Austin

    Looking for someone to work with on the next, great startup? FounderDating said it is launching another event in Austin, to help connect entrepreneurs and advisors. The group--which operates its program nationwide--said the deadline for its next Austin event is November 3rd. The group says it is looking for people who are looking to start a company, or who are looking for advisors for a current startup. The service is invite-only and a mix between engineering and non-engineering types....Continue →

  • Friday, October 24, 2014

    N‫IMBOXX Targets Channel

    Austin-based software defined data center system developer NIMBOXX is ramping up its channel efforts, saying Thursday that it has launched a new partner program aimed at resellers. NIMBOXX said its new Fusion Partner Program includes co-marketing, product training and support, product and sales collateral, and other resources for resellers....Continue →

  • Friday, October 24, 2014

    Famigo Gets Another Preload At Samsung

    Austin-based educational mobile app developer Famigo says this morning that it has inked another pre-load deal for its app, this time on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Famigo's app--which helps parents limit access to educational and child-friendly content on tablets and other Android devices--said the new device adds to the existing preloads it has on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, Galaxy Note Pro, HTC One M8 and LG G Flex. Famigo is led by Q Beck.Continue →

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014

    Execupay Powers New Service For Sam's Club

    San Antonio-based human resources and payroll services and software provider Execupay said this morning that it is powering a new service for Sam's Club, which offers up human resources services to Sam's Club members. Execupay said it is powering Sam's Club Payroll, which helps employers manage payroll, time and attendance, Affordable Care Act reporting, and other HR tasks. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed....Continue →

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014

    StaffDNA Looks To Build Nursing, Health Professional Database

    Dallas-based StaffDNA said today that it is looking to create what is says is the world's largest database of healthcare talent, including nursing and other related health professionals. According to the company, it just launched a "candidate profile service" which is aimed at helping healthcare employers access the information of healthcare professionals seeking employment, based on profession, specialty, location, and job type. The company said it is backed by private investors....Continue →

  • Thursday, October 23, 2014

    Mozido Gets Massive $185M Funding

    Austin-based Mozido announced a huge, $185M funding yesterday--part of a Series B funding which it says expects to be worth up to $400M. The mobile payments product developer said the funding is the first of a two part funding effort by the company. The new funding comes from MasterCard, Wellington Management, H.R.H. Sheikh Nahyan of UAE, and Julian H. Robertson, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer at Tiger Management. Mozido says it has now raised a total of $265 over the last 12 months....Continue →

  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    Newgistics Names COO At Tacit Knowledge

    Austin-based Newgistics, which offers up e-commerce products for retailers and brands, said today that it has named Trenton Brown as Chief Operating Officer for its Tacit Knowledge unit. Brown has previously served at SAP and Parametric Technology (PTC). Newgistics acquired Tacit Knowledge in August of last year. Tacit Knowledge is based in San Francisco.Continue →

  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    REDI Expands In Plano

    REDU, a developer of trade management software for the financial industry, said it is expanding in the Dallas area, and has moved into a new, 10,000 square foot office in Plano. REDI--which previously had an office in Frisco--said the new office will help it tap high-quality development talent, and provide an excellent quality of life for its employees. The company did not say how many employees it can accommodate in the new location....Continue →

  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    Katalyst Opens Up London Data Center

    Houston-based Katalyst, a provider of data management tools and services aimed at the oil and gas and other industries, said today that it has opened up a new data center in Europe. The company said the new center is located near London, and comes on top of data center in Houston and Calgary, Alberta. Katalyst offers up subsurface data management for managing and storing seismic data.Continue →

  • Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    VCE Acquired By EMC

    Richardson, Texas-based VCE, a developer of cloud infrastructure hardware and products, said today that the company is becoming part of EMC, as part of a shift in the company's ownership structure. The company--which has been backed by EMC, Cisco, and VMware--said that Cisco will retain approximately 10% equity interest in VCE as it becomes a business unit of EMC. The company will continue to be led by Praveen Akkiraju....Continue →

  • Tuesday, October 21, 2014

    Celanese Buys Cool Polymers

    Dallas-based Celanese, which is a chemical technology and specialty materials developer, saidt oday that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Cool Polymers. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Cool Polymers develops conductive polymers, which are used in the LED (light-emitting diode) market. Cool Polymers was based in North Kingstown, RI. Celanese said the buy will help accelerate its growth in the conductive polymers market....Continue →

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