Guidance Software Names Product VP

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Pasadena-based digital forensics software maker Guidance Software announced this morning that it has named Linda Souza as Vice President, Product Marketing and Operations. Guidance said Souza will lead the company''s product marketing, program marketing, marketing operations, and content development teams. guidance software forensics ediscovery executive product marketing operations centraldesktop linda souza

SOA Software Launches New Product

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Los Angeles-based SOA Software said today that it has launched a new product, an Enteprise API catalog which helps develops in companies search for available, internal application programming interfaces. SOA Software said that the new product helps enterprise developers find internal APIs inside the enterprise, to help increase software reuse. Pricing on the new product was not announced. software enterprise middleware

SOA Software Debuts New Product

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Los Angeles-based SOA Software said this morning that it has launched a new product. SOA Software said its new product, the SOA Software Datacenter API Platform, is aimed at the "software-defined datacenter", and helps its customers abstract data center resources from applications. Pricing on the new product was not announced. software management middleware saas enterprise datacenter

CapLinked Launches New Product

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Los Angeles-based CapLinked , the developer of secure document sharing software led by Eric Jackson, said this morning that it has released a new set of Information Security (InfoSec) tools, aimed at helping companies to protect information they are sharing with external parties. CapLinked said the new API software lets companies monitor how shared files are being used, allows for the revoking of access to those files, and more. caplinked file sharing secure enterprise software

Digital Map Products Gets $36.3M

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Irvine-based Digital Map Products (DMP), a developer of cloud-based mapping products used by businesses and government for mapping and land use applications, has raised $36.3M Digital Map Products was founded by Jim Skurzynski and Geoff Wade, who will continue to lead the company. Silversmith said it was advised by Choat Hall & Stewart int he deal; Digital Map Products was advised by both Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth and Pagemill Partners.

ZEFR Names Product Head

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Venice, California-based ZEFR , the content monetization and protection provider, said this morning that it has named Tom Furukawa as its new Head of Product. zefr product management monetization

ZipRecruiter Expands Product Suite

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Santa Monica-based hiring software developer ZipRecruiter , which is led by Ian Siegel, has expanded its product suite, with a new onboarding software for new employees. ZipRecruiter said its new product, ZipHire, helps manage electronic offer letters, employment agreements, and other new hire paperwork. Pricing on the new product was not announced. ziprecruiter product employee recruiting software onboarding

MindBody Software IPO reaches $500mm

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Bridg Names Chief Product Officer

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Los Angeles-based Bridg said Tuesday that it has named Mike Horowitz as the company's Chief Product Officer. Bridg said Horowitz will be responsible for defining and implementing Bridg's short-term and long-term product strategy, roadmap and vision. Bridg develops customer relationship management and marketing software specifically for restaurants and retail brands. bridg mike horowitz chief product officer executive

Digital Map Products Buys DMTI Spatial

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Irvine-based geospatial mapping software and technology developer Digital Map Products has acquired DMTI Spatial , a location-based intelligence provider based in Canada, the company said on Wednesday. Digital Map Products said the acquisition would help it expand its geographic footprint, broaden its suite of geospatial mapping solutions, and strengthen its blue-chip client base.

Lieberman Software Acquired By Bomgar

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Los Angeles-based identity management software developer Lieberman Software has been acquired by Atlanta-based Bomgar , Bomgar said on Thursday morning, in a deal aimed at improving Bomgar's portfolio of access and identity management products. Liberman Software was led by founder and CEO Philip Lieberman. Bomgar is a major developer of secure access and credential software, and is privately held. management identity acquisition merger bomgar software lieberma

Productivity in Your Pocket

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Like a dream, or a nightmare, e-mail—which is still the go-to work productivity app—became 100 percent mobile, available anytime you wanted or needed, day or night. Smartphone Productivity App Insurgence. The app that you use is the one in your pocket.

Quest Software Bolsters Security Products

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Aliso Viejo-based Quest Software said this morning that it has released a new version of its PacketTrap MSP remote monitoring and management platform for SMBs. The firm said the product now includes antivirus detection and better reporting, among other features. Quest Software targets its PacketTrap remote monitoring and management product at managed service providers. quest software security

Shopatron Launches Product Locator Tool

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San Luis Obispo-based Shopatron , which develops software which helps manufacturers direct online orders to local retailers, said it has launched a new product aimed at product search. Shopatron said its new product, Local Product Search, helps customers find products from brands, offering up real time, local product inventory to those customers. The company says its new tool instead directly points consumers at available inventory of product.

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SecurityFirst Launches New Security Software

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Rancho Santa Margarita-based SecurityFirst said this morning that it has launched a new, data security software product DataKeep. According to SecurityFirst, its new software is designed to address the growing risks of a network breach through encryption of data. Pricing on the new product was not announced. security first software datakeep encryption encrypt cybersecurity

Bridg Aims At Restaurants With New CRM Software

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Los Angeles-based software developer Bridg said this week that it has launched a new customer relationship management (CRM) software product specifically aimed at restaurants. Bridg, which is led by Amit Jain, said its new software also integrates and synchronizes with the restaurant industry's most popular POS systems, email marketing services, loyalty programs and online ordering platforms. bridge software customer relationship management restaurant product

Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies

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SOA Software Bolsters Microsoft Support With New Product

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Los Angeles-based SOA Software , which develops products for managing the connections between enterprise software, said today that it has added a new product aimed at the Microsoft environment. The company said its new product, Intermediary for Microsoft, helps connect front end mobile, cloud, and portal applications with Microsoft services. Pricing on the new product was not announced. software management middleware saas enterprise datacenter microsoft

SlimSurveys Launches New Product

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SlimSurveys , the new startup headed by former TweetPhoto founder Sean Callahan, has launched a new product, aimed at collecting data from website visitors. startup tweetphoto feedback customer survey software slimsurveys

PA Alumni Bluebeam Software Acquired For $100M

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Socaltech.com reports Pasadena-based software developer Bluebeam Software has been acquired by German software company Nemetschek AG , the two said late Friday. According to the two, Nemetschek will pay $100M for BlueBeam, which is a developer of PDF software used for architecture, engineering, and construction.

Conversion Logic Names Product Head

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Los Angeles-based Conversion Logic , the marketing attribution technology startup backed by Rincon Venture Partners, Crosscut Ventures, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, TenOneTen, Founder Collective and Raptor Ventures, said today that it has named Dan Cox as Head of Product. Cox was most recently Senior Director of Product Management at MarketShare, and also served at Mediaphormedia and on the board of the Django Software Foundation.

Connect Marks 30th Year of Most Innovative New Product Awards

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In its yearly celebration of entrepreneurship and invention, San Diego’s Connect gave its Most Innovative New Product Award to 10 local companies at a dinner gala Thursday evening. Connect Devices Entrepreneurship Fuse Integration Greg McKee Hardware Healthtech innovation Innovation Economy Internet Investor IT Levitate Technologies Mobile Most Innovative New Products Awards Nextivity NotesFirst people Software Sourcify startups StemoniX TereoPneuna ViaCyte Web wireless

MSC Software Acquired For $834M

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Newport Beach-based CAD/CAM software developer MSC Software is being acquired by Stockholm, Switzerland-based Hexagon AB , in a deal worth $834M, Hexagon announced this morning. MSC Software develops computer-aided engineering (CAE) software, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development. software merger acquisition rumor private equity elliott symphony technology hexagon metrology switzerland

Convertro Debuts New Product

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Santa Monica-based Convertro , the developer of marketing attribution software led by serial entrepreneur Jeff Zwelling, has rolled out a new product, which it says helps marketers measure the return on investment from printed catalogs. Convetro said its customers are using its software to link direct mail efforts with online marketing initiatives. convetro user conversion analytics software marketing catalog

Esri Rolls Out New Software For Intelligence Community

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Redland-based geographical information systems (GIS) software developer Esri said this morning that it has rolled out some new software for the intelligence community, a new product specifically for intelligence analysts. Pricing on the new software was not announced. esri intelligence software defense government mapping

Cylance Rolls Out Improvements To Cybersecurity Software

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Irvine-based antivirus and endpoint protection software developer Cylance says it has released improvements to two of its products, CylancePROTECT and CylanceOPTICS, which it says will simplify security controls for organizations. cylance cybersecurity software security cylanceprotect cylanceoptics

Anametrix Names Product Management VP

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San Diego-based real-time marketing analytics software developer Anametrix said Wednesday that it has named Barry Parshall as its new SVP of Product Management. Parshall was most recently at iJento, where he also served at SVP of Product Management. Parshall will head up product strategy for the company. software analytics management product anametrix

MobileCause Enhances Crowdfunding Software For Nonprofits

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Los Angeles-based MobileCause , which develops fundraising and communications software for nonprofits, has rolled out an enhanced crowdfunding software product. According to the company, which is venture backed by Level Equity, said its software allows for use of dynamic templates, social sharing, and other features. mobilecause nonprofit software mobile crowdfund crowdfunding

Jeda Networks Debuts Product

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Newport Beach-based software defined networking (SDN) technology developer Jeda Networks has announced its first product, the Fabric Network Controller (FNC). Jeda said its product sill start shipping to early customers in May, with general availability in summer.

DAQRI Selects Flex For Augmented Reality Headset Production

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Los Angeles-based DAQRI , a startup which is developing augmented reality headsets and software, has selected contract manufacturer Flex to build its AR headsets. daqri flex augmented reality headset production manufacturing electronicsFlex (formerly known as Flextronics) said it will start manufacturing DAQRI's headsets in Cork, Ireland, beginning this summer.

Cornerstone OnDemand Launches New Product Offerings

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Santa Monica-based Cornerstone OnDemand has launched a number of new products today, including Cornerstone Realize, a software implementation service, and Cornerstone Engage and Cornerstone Benchmark, two products aimed at employee engagement and benchmarking. Cornerstone Realize helps provide experts and step-by-step guidance to implementing Cornerstone's software. csod cornerstone ondemand employee human resources software benchmarking

Younity Launches New Home Media Server Software

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San Diego-based Younity , the developer of file sharing software led by Erik Caso, said today that it has launched a new, desktop-to-desktop home media server product. The company said its updated software lets user access all of their file and media content from any device, via a simple user interface. The company's software previously had only supported accessing media files from mobile devices; the new update now allows users to access media files from desktop to desktop.

Silicon Beach Software's Dark Castle Revived Online

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Dark Castle , the popular 1980's video game for the Macintosh developed by San Diego's Silicon Beach Software , has been revived--this time, on the web--as part of a trove of throwback Apple Mac software products released by the Internet Archive. Silicon Beach Software released Dark Castle in 1986, just a few years after the release of the original Mac. silicon beach software dark castle macintosh 1986 siliconbeachsoftware