Cal Net's OktoberTEK 2016

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 -- Cal Net's OktoberTEK 2016. Cal Net Technology Group's annual OktoberTEK event is our largest event of the year. Guests will also have the opportunity to gain knowledge about emerging technologies from Cal Net’s experts and industry-leading partners, including HP, Microsoft, ShoreTel, Pivot3, Laserfiche, Dell, Tegile, SonicWALL and more. This year’s event will be a business seminar and technology expo rolled into one.

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Net Neutrality Repeal Means The Battle Is Just Beginning

Xconomy

From businesses and consumers to politicians and tech industry leaders, the furor over last week’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to repeal net neutrality can be felt across America. In my view, the battle to preserve net neutrality is still very much alive.

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Net Data Centers Acquired By ANEXIO

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based datacenter operator Net Data Centers , which has two facilities in Los Angeles, has been acquired by another data center operator, Anexio. Net Data Centers had provided cloud and data center solutions for businesses, including many in the media and entertainment industry. Financial terms of the asset acquisition deal were not announced.

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Cal Net Technology Group Acquires inhouseIT

socalTECH

Chatsworth-based Cal Net Technology Group , a provider of IT support services, has acquired Orange County-based b> inhouseIT , according to Cal Net Technology's investors, including Boathouse Capital and Olympic Valley Capital. Cal Net Technology Group had quietly announced the deal to its customers at the end of July. Cal Net Technology's CEO is James Hwang.

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DroneBase Nets $12M in VC Funds, Expands Augmented Reality Feature

L.A. Business Journal

Online drone services firm begins testing AR

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Venture Net 2008 Photos

Technology Council

Feedback on this year’s Venture Net has been great. Thanks once again to Venture Net’s sponsors, The event was sold out - almost 500 people in total! Scott Fox and an audience volunteer pick winners for the door prizes. These photos courtesy of Ben Kuo of the leading news source for Southern California technology news and deals: socalTECH.com. Thanks, Ben!

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Ixia Completes Net Optics Acquisition

socalTECH

Calabasas-based Ixia said Thursday evening that it has completed its acquisition of Net Optics , which develops application and network visibility products. Ixia had announced the acquisition back in October. The acquisition was worth $190M in cash. READ MORE>>. ixia ixiacom optics application network visbility optical testing merger acquisition

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Venture Net 2008 Winners

Technology Council

13 of the hottest early stage technology companies in Southern California joined us yesterday for the 13th Annual Venture Net. We were pleased to also welcome 400+ attendees, including dozens of venture capitalists, angel investors, and private equity firms, plus keynote speeches by John Suh, CEO of LegalZoom.com, and Jason Calacanis, CEO of Mahalo.com. Presenting companies included: •

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Startups Should Focus On Their Net Profit Score Not Potential Promoters

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. However, rather than obsessing on a single metric, entrepreneurs should focus on improving their Net Profit Score.

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What’s Really Behind the Net Neutrality Ruling

Tech Zulu Event

Regardless which side of the isle you stand politically, you can be rest assured that the passage of net neutrality is a positive for you, and your ability to access the Internet like you have since the 1990’s. For the sake of argument, let’s say that net neutrality wasn’t passed.

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Bluebeam Nets Local Angel Groups 20X Return

socalTECH

Local angel groups have hit the jackpot again with an investment, this time with the October acquisition of Pasadena-based Bluebeam in a $100M deal by German software company Nemetschek AG. The Tech Coast Angels and the Pasadena Angels revealed today that their return on Bluebeam was 20x for angels who participated in funding Bluebeam.

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A Startup’s Net Profit Score Is More Important Than Its Net Promoter Score

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. Net Promoter Scores (NPS) are the darling of many Big Dumb Company (BDC) product marketing and customer support executives.

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How does America’s Net Neutrality Bill Affect Other Nations?

Tech Zulu Event

Their stated purpose is to further a policy of net neutrality by preventing Internet Service Providers from engaging in certain practices deemed anti-competitive by the agency. The post How does America’s Net Neutrality Bill Affect Other Nations?

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A Startup’s Net Profit Score Is More Important Than Its Net Promoter Score

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. Net Promoter Scores (NPS) are the darling of many Big Dumb Company (BDC) product marketing and customer support executives.

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California Rules On Net Metering For Rooftop Solar

socalTECH

The California Public Utilities Commission voted on Thursday to approve new, net energy metering (NEM) rules, which govern how owners of rooftop solar systems are metered by the electric industry, in a ruling which was widely hailed by the solar industry.

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Prevoty Launches New Products For Java,NET

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Prevoty , a developer of enterprise security tools, said Thursday that it has rolled out two new products, which plug into apps running on Java and.NET. Prevoty, which is venture backed by US Venture Partners, Plus Capital, MM Capital, Paige Craig, and others, developers cross-site scripting security tools to prevent security breaches in web apps.

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Insights and Opinions: Net Neutrality For Poets

socalTECH

For today's Insights and Opinions section, we have a contribution from Joe Moreno , President of Epics3, in Carlsbad, who provides a quick primer and his opinions on net neutrality. The FCC voted to adopt net neutrality rules this morning.

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Silicon Beach Afternoon Roundup: Obama’s Net-Neutrality Rules Upheld in Federal Court

L.A. Business Journal

Net-neutrality upheld in federal court, e-commerce startup Loot Crate secures major investment; Electronic Arts sets its sights on e-sports market, and more

Factual Releases C#/.NET Driver

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Factual , the startup headed by Gil Elbaz, which is developing a massive cloud-based database of location and other data used by mobile and web apps, has further expanded its software language support. The firm said Tuesday that it has release a driver for C# and.NET, Microsoft's libraries and object oriented software language. Factual said the driver can be installed into Visual Studio on Windows.

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Security Evangelist Tony Anscombe on the Tech Backlash of 2017

Xconomy

It’s time to ring out the old year. Or perhaps in the case of 2017, with its litany of data security breaches, social media manipulations, and allegations of sexual harassment, to just wring out the old.

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Demand Media Nets $77.2M From IPO

socalTECH

in net proceeds from the firm's IPO last week. Santa Monica-based Demand Media said this morning that it received approximately $77.2M The firm, which debuted on the NYSE as DMD, said it will use the new funding for investments in content, international expansion, working capital, product development, sales and marketing activities, general and administrative matters and capital expenditures. Demand's IPO offering was for 10,235,000 shares of common stock at $17.00

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I sat in my own safety net while weaving it.

Berkonomics

Or as one of the richest guys in the world is quoted as saying, “A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath him.”. The problem is that we weave that safety net even as we sit in it, making the job doubly difficult.

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Cast your net where the big fish swim.

Berkonomics

Even though there are many advantages to casting your net to attract the big fish, you should be well aware of the risks involved and have resources available to manage those risks. This is one of those “My dad used to say” homilies.

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U.S. Telecom Association to Sue United States Government Over Net Neutrality

Tech Zulu Event

Telecom has announced that it has filed suit against the United States government in response to the recent ruling by the Federal Communications Commission on Net Neutrality. Telecom Association to Sue United States Government Over Net Neutrality appeared first on TechZulu.

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Network Neutrality: The Debate Pros and Cons of Net Neutrality

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 -- CommNexus Presents: Network Neutrality: The Debate Pros and Cons of Net Neutrality. and#8232;and#8232;Supporters of net neutrality contend that the phone and cable companies want to be in charge of the Internet, they want to be able to block user requests, and charge companies such as Google for its use.

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Privacy Advocate Richard Holober on the Tech Backlash of 2017 

Xconomy

We’ve just passed a year full of news about the role of technology companies in U.S. elections, democracy, free speech, fairness in hiring, sexual harassment, privacy, data security, and the future job market for humans in the age of robots and artificial intelligence.

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Cast your net where the big fish swim.

Berkonomics

Even though there are many advantages to casting your net to attract the big fish, you should be well aware of the risks involved and have resources available to manage those risks. This is one of those “My dad used to say” homilies. You’ve probably heard the accompanying “It takes just as much effort to sell a small deal as a big one” over the years. The truth of this is more nuanced.

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Privacy, Net Neutrality, The Social Network, Angelgate and More on TechZulu Law

Tech Zulu Event

Net Neutrality Dies. TechZulu's latest web show, TZ Law, premiered this week with co-hosts Lisa Borodkin and Christina Gagnier. We had special guest Denise Grayson of The Social Network.

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Kobe Bryant’s Partner Courted Controversy

L.A. Business Journal

A previous firm of Kobe Bryant’s venture capital partner Jeff Stibel netted several lawsuits with its business practices

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Tech Hiring Trends: Buzzwords, Trump Effect, and Gender-Pay Gap

Xconomy

As the tech economy continues its historic boom, here’s three views of labor market trends released this week, including the rise and fall of buzzwords in engineering job postings; the Trump Administration’s impact on U.S. companies’ interest in foreign workers; and another disappointing look at the gender-pay gap. —In the last two years, big data has fallen off the buzzword bingo card.

Analysis: Trump’s First 100 Days Through the Tech Industry Lens

Xconomy

Donald Trump spent his 100th day in office in ways that would appeal to his working class base—holding a campaign-style rally in Harrisburg, PA, where he confirmed his campaign commitment to controlling immigration. Trump also signed an executive order to create a White House office of trade and manufacturing policy, which aims to protect American jobs.

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Growth Capital Conference

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, April 26, 2018 -- Network with capital sources: Angels,VCs,High Net Worths,advisors and 100 entrepreneurs seeking capital and counsel. See [link] (more

JS Saturday | Javascript Beginner to Advanced in One Day!

Tech Zulu Event

In a collaborative effort, Ria Consulting, LLC and Los Angeles Net Developers Group are hosting this event on November 10th, 2012 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California. Have you ever wanted to learn Javascript?