Quest Software Acquires Quadrotech

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Aliso Viejo-based systems management and security software developer Quest Software said this morning that it has acquired Quadrotech , a developer of management and migration solutions for Microsoft 365 and Office 365. quest software quadrotech merger acquisition migration office365

Boulevard Finds $27M More For Salon Software

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Los Angeles-based Boulevard , which develops software to help salons manage their business operations, has raised $27M more in a Series B funding, the company announced on Monday. boulevard salon software venture capital saas cloud fashionThe funding was co-led by Index Ventures and Toba Capital, and also include VMG Partners, Bonfire Ventures, Ludlow Ventures, and BoxGroup. According to Boulevard, it will use the funding to expand its team and platform.

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Nimble Offers Up Free Software To Veterans

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Santa Monica-based contact relationship management (CRM) software developer Nimble says it is offering up a free year of access to its software to those who have served in the United States military. Nimble's software is used for managing business contacts, professional networks, customers, prospects, and more. nimble contact relationship management software veterans

Software Security Company Replicated Raises $25 Million

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Replicated, a Culver City-based company that provides security and operations services to software vendors, closed a $25 million Series B funding round

LA’s Replicated looks to increase R&D and hiring for its operations management software after raising $25 million

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The Los Angeles-based operations and security management software service, Replicated has raised $25 million to ramp up its staffing and scale its sales and marketing efforts. The on-prem software market is four times larger than the SaaS market,” Miller said in a statement.

ringDNA Launches AI Sales Software

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Los Angeles-based ringDNA , which develops sales engagement software, says it has launched a new, artificial intelligence (AI) product, which it says helps recommend actions for sales reps, to increase success. The company claims its AI software automatically providing sales reps with a curated list of which accounts, leads and contacts to reach out to next, with the messaging most likely to result in revenue. ringdna artificial intelligence sales software saas cloud

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Quest Software Names Two New GMs

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Aliso Viejo-based data protection, system management, and security software developer Quest Software announced two new executives this morning, saying it has named Heath Thompson as President and General Manager of its Information Systems Management (ISM) business and Bhagwat Swaroop as President and General Manager of the One Identity business. quest software general manager executive heath thompson bhagwat swaroop

Fighting Suicide With Software

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Adolescent suicides – and preventing them –is in the crosshairs of a software firm

Software Firm Boosts Market

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Software giant Oracle increases footprint with record Santa Monica office deal

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ServiceTitan Buys CUC Software

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Glendale-based ServiceTitan has acquired CUC Software , a developer of business software products aimed at the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning industry, the company said this week. CUC Software was based in Billings, Montana, and was founded in 1981. According to ServiceTitan, CUC Software's customers were largely based in Canada. CUC Software was developed by Jack Vannoy and Carolyn Slayden in 1981.

Applied Business Software Names COO

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Long Beach-based Applied Business Software , a developer of software for loan servicing and origination in the mortgage industry, said today that it has named Jasen Portero as its Chief Operations Officer. Applied Business Software said Portero previously served at such companies as Universal Music Group, WellPoint, Warner Bros., applied business software loan origination servicing

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GraphPad Software Buys SnapGene

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San Diego-based GraphPad , which develops graphing software for scientific graphing and analysis, has acquired SnapGene , a developer of bioinformatics software, the company announced this morning. graphpad software merger acquisition snapgene analysis lifescience biotech

Hollywood Software Firms Merge

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Burbank-based Entertainment Partners has acquired Culver City-based software developer SyncOnSet Technologies Inc

Software Startups Deliver Innovation

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based software startups is invisible to the average consumer, the impact is anything but While some technology developed by L.A.-based

YAPI Finds Funding For Dental Software

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North Hollywood-based Yapi , a provider of paperless communications and account management software for dental practices, says it has raised a round of growth investment from M33 Growth. YAPI's software allows dental practices to automate administrative tasks. saas investment growth capital venture cloud paperless software dental yapi

Greenfield Groves Buys Telehealth Software Platform

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Irvine-based Greenfield Groves ,, a telehealth and wellness company, said it is acquiring a proprietary telehealth software platform developed by Healthcare Technologies LLC. greenfield groves telehealth merger acquisition health wellness cloud software saasFinancial details of the acquisition were not announced. According to Greenfield Groves, it will use the acquisition to help accelerate its speed to market.

QLess Software Helps Businesses Cut the Line

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With social distancing and masks likely to remain a reality for a while longer, Pasadena-based QLess Inc. is poised to help businesses reduce in-person queues

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CreatorIQ Gets $24M For Influencer Marketing Software

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Los Angeles-based CreatorIQ which develops influencer marketing software, has raised $24M in a Series C funding round, the company said on Wednesday. creatoriq influencer marketing software venture capital kayneThe funding was led by Kayne Partners Fund, a private equity fund managed by Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P. The funding also included TVC Capital and Unilever Ventures.

Signal Scores $20M For Wholesale Automotive Sales Software

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Los Angeles-based Signal Automotive , a startup which develops software for managing buying, selling, and inventory allocation for automobile dealers, has raised $20M in a funding round. signal wholesale automotive sales software venture capital steve jillings telesignThe funding was led by Kayne Partners Fund, the growth private equity arm of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP.

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Blackline surges 40% in software IPO

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Blackline, a Los Angeles-based accounting software company, debuted in the U.S. markets Friday. After pricing at $17 per share, the stock closed at $23.70. In what has been a slow year for tech IPOs, Blackline decided to go public right now because it’s “part of a longer term plan to raise awareness for what we do,” said CEO Therese Tucker. She said the IPO, which raised… Read More. Cloud Fundings & Exits blackline wifi IPOs iconiq capital Los Angeles cloud

BQE Software Adds HR Module

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Torrance-based BQE Software , a developer of accounting and project management software, says it has added a new module for managing human resources. According to BQE, it has launched Core HR, a new module of its BQE Core software that provides benefit tracking, salary history tracking, employee's journal and incident tracking, certification, awards, paid-time off and employee reviews. software human resources accounting project management

ServiceTitan Acquires JaRay Software

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Glendale-based ServiceTitan , which develops software for the residential HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and home services business market, has acquired Kansas-based JaRay Software , the company announced this morning. JaRay Software is a developer of service business management software, and was founded by Paul Farmer Sr. servicetitan jaray software merger acquisition residential hvac services management

QLess Courts Retailers With Line Management Software

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Pasadena-based QLess , which develops software to help manage lines and appointments, is courting retailers as they look to how to best adapt to the COVID-19 era. The company said its software eliminates the need for physical lineups, enabling mobile or home waiting for retailers. qless line management portal covid19 physical pandemic software mobile smartphone

Perforce Software, Backed By Clearlake, Acquires Methodics

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Perforce , a developer of tools used for source code control and product development management, which is backed by Santa Monica-based Clearlake Capital and Francisco Partners, has acquired Methodics , a developer of product lifecycle management software for the semiconductor industry. perforce software methodics merger acquisition clearlake capital semiconductor iplm lifecycle management

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Guidance Software Rolls Out Updated Software

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Pasadena-based computer forensics software maker Guidance Software said this morning that it has launched an updated version of its EnCase Endpoint Investigator software. The company said the new software features "off-network" data collection, aimed at helping collect data on mobile devices and endpoints. guidance software forensics computer investigation

LA-based Boulevard raises $27 million for its spa management software

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They spoke with salon owners in Beverly Hills, Hollywood and other trendy neighborhoods trying to get a sense of where software and services were falling short. Los Angeles-based Boulevard has raised $11 million for its software to manage salons and spas.

Parabol Picks Up $4M For Software Tools

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Los Angeles-based Parabol , a startup developing software management tools, used to manage the efforts of development teams, has raised $4M in a funding round, the company said this morning. The company's software helps development teams manage their processes, and is focused on Agile development processes. parabol software tools slack slackfund agile development venture capital

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Klio Studio Launches Cloud Production Management Software

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klio studio production management cloud software startup hollywood content workflow saasHollywood-based Klio Studio , a new startup, said this week that it has launched a new, cloud-based production management solution aimed at the film, television, and commercial production market. The company--led by Adrienne Lunson--said it has developed a system to handle such aspects of production as development, fundraising, pre-production, production, post-production and even release.

Cloudbreak Health Links With Epic Software

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Los Angeles-based Cloudbreak Health , which provides telehealth and video medical interpretation service, said this morning that it has integrated with healthcare electronic medical records provider Epic Software. cloudbreak health software epic video medical interpretation telehealth

Cireson Acquires Skylon Software

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San Diego-based software developer Cireson , a developer of software for the Microsoft Cloud and System Center, said today that it has acquired Skylon Software , a Danish company developing software for Microsoft Configuration Manager. Skylon Software's founder, Flemming Appelon Christiansen, has joined Cireson as part of the acquisition. cireson skylon software merger acquisition microsoft systems manager

Silicon Beach Software, Led By Software Legend, Rolls Out First Software Title

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San Diego-based Silicon Beach Software --a newly revived software company headed by longtime software legend Charlie Jackson--announced its first title on Friday, a vector drawing software called SaviDraw. The software is the first title for the new company, which was founded in 2015 by Charlie Jackson, whose claim to fame was founding the original Silicon Beach Software in 1984, one of the very first develops of third party software for the Apple Macintosh.

Trait Signal Launches Software For Car Dealers

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Los Angeles-based Trait Signal , a new, automatic analytics startup, said this morning that it has launched a software platform to provide car dealers insights on cars for sale. trait signal software dealership analyticsThe startup says its platform, which is available to car dealers across the U.S. and Europe, aggregates information on automobile mobiles, providing information to help buyers understand a vehicle's "defining traits."

Fisker Opens New Software Development Office In San Francisco

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the latest incarnation of Fisker--says it has opened up a new "technology center" in San Francisco, which it says will help support design and engineering of software systems for the Fisker Ocean SUV and future products. According to Fisker, the new, downtown San Francisco location is designed to be a "focal point and development center" for the company's software and vehicle electronics, and is designed for employees to work flexibly between remote and office.

Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies

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marketing, and not enough of the traditional, software-and-algorithm intensive startups you'd expect to see in Silicon Valley. We've identified ten of the more technically interesting companies working on software in Southern California, using our unscientific, unproven, and undoubtedly biased informal polling. The firm's software is now being. The company's software is being included in the Linux. technology computing algorithm saas software

Theta Lake Takes $12.7M For Security, Compliance Software

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Santa Barbara-based Theta Lake , a developer of security and compliance software which connects with Cisco Webex, Microsoft Teams, RingCentral, Zoom and other collaboration platforms, has raised $12.7M webex zoom fintech software compliance security capital venture lake thetain a Series A funding.

eSUB Construction Software Names CTO

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San Diego-based eSUB Construction Software --fresh off a $12M funding round --says it has hired on a new Chief Technology Officer (CTO), to help it development its platform. The company, which develops software used by construction contractors, said it has named Angelina Hendricks to the Chief Technology Officer position, where she will be responsible for developing the company's technology strategy, driving product innovation, and leading its product and software development teams.

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Adtech Company AudienceX Leans Into Diverse Clients, Proprietary Software

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AudienceX is back on the growth trajectory

Talespin Takes $15M For Virtual Reality Software

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Talespin develops virtual reality software used for employee training and other efforts. training csod ondemand cornerstone capital venture software reality virtual talespinCulver City-based Talespin , a developer of virtual reality technology, has raised $15M in a Series B funding round, the company said this morning. The funding was led by Cornerstone OnDemand, and also included Farmers Insurance Exchange and HTC.

FastPay Links With Advantage Software

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Los Angeles-based FastPay , which provides receivables financing to help online publishers and media receive faster payment on their ad inventory, says it has linked up with Advantage Software , an agency management systems provider, in an alliance. fastpay advantage software online publishing publisher

Los Angeles-based BuildOps, subcontracting software for real estate, raises $5.8 million

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Software development companies tackling services for niche industries, like commercial real estate subcontracting, continue to find Los Angeles to be fertile ground for development. BuildOps sells software that integrates scheduling, dispatching, inventory management, contracts, workflow and accounting into a single software package for commercial real estate contractors with staff ranging from a few dozen to several hundred employees.

Video Interview: Karen Caswelch, SciArt Software

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Our interview today is with Karen Caswelch , the CEO of SciArt Software (www.sciartsoftcom), a startup developing design software for the aerospace industry. sciart software karen caswelch design mechanical electronic automation interview video entrepreneur techstars space starburstWe spoke with Karen at the recent Techstars Starburst Space Accelerator in Los Angeles. READ MORE>>.

Upfront-Backed Software Comes Out of Stealth

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Projector launches presentation software

ViaSat Cybersecurity Software Deploys On Samsung Galaxy S20

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Carlsbad-based satellite communications company ViaSat reports this morning that its cybersecurity software, Mobile Dynamic Defense (MDD), is now available for the Samsung Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition (TE). The company said its software--which lets users access network applications with satellite and other networking systems--ensures that sensitive Department of Defense (DoD), U.S. viasat cybersecurity software samsung galaxy military