Archive for the ‘Software and IT’ Category

IBM buys Israeli mainframe virtualization management firm

IBM has signed an agreement to acquire CSL International, a provider of virtualization management technology for IBM’s zEnterprise mainframe system for an undisclosed sum. CSL a privately held company headquartered in Herzliya Pituach, Israel.

Nova Unveils its Next Generation Modeling Engine

 Introduces a Breakthrough approach for measuring the most advanced 3D structures REHOVOT, Israel — Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ: NVMI), provider of leading edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market,

Millions of LucidLogix Virtu Software Owners Offered Discounted Upgrade to Virtu MVP 2.0 Pro

KFAR NETTER, Israel & SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– LucidLogix® (Lucid) today announced a special upgrade offer for current Virtu™ GPU virtualization software customers.

Industry is best bet for peace, Israeli billionaire says

Reuters – On a new industrial park in Israel’s largest Arab town, a software plant belonging to a multibillion-dollar U.S.-listed firm sits cheek-by-jowl with two small Arab-owned businesses: a metal factory and one producing tools for brain surgery. About 300 Jews and Arabs work in the park in Nazareth, and within five years it should be 1,000.

High-tech companies raise $474 in Q1

Software sector leads investments for the first time in four years, with 34 companies raising $136 million in first quarter of 2013 In the first quarter of 2013, 169 Israeli high-tech companies raised $474 million from local and foreign investors, down 4% from $494 million raised by 163 companies in the fourth quarter of 2012 […]

16 Indian companies in emerging top 100 software vendors list

As many as 16 Indian companies have made it to the list of top 100 software vendors in the emerging markets, commanding a combined revenue of $797 million, says a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report.

MyHeritage Launches Record Detective™ to Accelerate Family History Discoveries

Global family history network makes technology breakthrough that turns dead-ends into new leads PROVO, Utah & TEL AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)– MyHeritage, the popular family history network, today announced the launch of Record Detective™, the first technology of its kind to automatically extend the paper trail from a single historical record to other related records and family […]

Both Eric Schmidt And Steve Ballmer Love This Guy’s Startup That Makes Windows Less Frustrating

We all have friends and loved ones that are endlessly confused by their PCs and constantly asking for help. Israeli startup Soluto offers a software service just for them. It was the constant calls from his mum that prompted cofounder and CEO Tomer Dvir to create Soluto five years ago. “For the majority of people, technology doesn’t […]