Vivisimo, Inc. (Acquired by IBM)
Vivísimo, Inc. creates innovative software to access and cluster the world’s information, for better search and discovery. Fortune 500 businesses, government agencies, academia, and millions of searchers use Vivísimo’s clustering technology to better organize and navigate massive amounts of information. Vivísimo is the creator of the popular Clusty.com consumer search engine and serves enterprise customers through its search platform, Vivisimo Velocity, comprised of it clustering, search, and federated search technology. IBM Completes Acquisition of Vivisimo May 29.2012.
Voci Technologies Incorporated
Voci™ pioneered the implementation of Speech-to-Text (STT) algorithms in hardware to achieve the fastest and most comprehensive speech recognition solution. Voci’s experience in accelerated speech recognition spans nearly a decade starting with research done at world-renowned Carnegie Mellon University. The company has enhanced and extended the original research concepts to address enterprise demands for voice of the customer business intelligence. Collaboration with experts at Carnegie Mellon ensures that Voci continues to provice the best STT solution for business intelligence.
Watt-Learn is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) company providing solutions for optimal dispatch of distributed energy resources, starting from grid batteries. Through combining AI, customizable optimization, and machine-learning predictions Watt-Learn helps batteries cycle only when the expected revenue/savings from a cycle is greater than its cost. Our approach maximizes both life and value of batteries and is agnostic to battery chemistry and side of the meter.
Westmoreland Advanced Materials
Westmoreland Advanced Materials develops and markets unique refractory materials for niche applications where advanced materials solutions have a high degree of impact on the customers’ process. Westmoreland Advanced Materials has successfully introduced several new energy efficient, recyclable and very low maintenance refractory products to the aluminum market.
WhereverTV delivers 1,200+ live, international television channels over the Internet directly to any TV in the world via a customizable Global Interactive Program Guide. The Guide can be accessed through a PC, set-top box or cell phone and travels with you wherever you go.
Wise Telemetry, LLC (formerly Breathwise)
With the Wise Telemetry gas sensor system, gas distributors can monitor real-time supply and usage data at each of their customers’ sites. The system automatically determines and continuously communicates a gas cylinder’s size, fill level, and usage rate without any user input or special programming. This data improves delivery route planning, usage tracking, and future demand prediction.
Wombat Security Technologies (acquired by Proofpoint, Inc.)
Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. is the first and only company to offer a complete suite of anti-phishing and cyber security awareness assessment and training products that leverage progressive training techniques of professional educators to effectively improve human response against cyber-attacks up to 70%. Wombat’s breakthrough software-based training solutions teach employees how be compliant with payment card information, and how to recognize and avoid the most advanced attacks involving phishing, browsing the Internet, social networking, smartphone use, and working outside of the office.
All of Wombat’s security awareness training solutions are part of their award-winning Security Training Platform which integrates interactive training modules, mock attack services, analysis and reporting and administrative capabilities in one easy to use interface.
Xactix, Inc. (Acquired by SPTS Technologies)
XACTIX, Inc. develops and produces equipment for manufacturing micro electromechanical systems (MEMS). Manufacturing MEMS devices requires adding new manufacturing steps to the standard IC process. These new steps require new, specialized equipment to maximize yield and productivity. XACTIX leverages its unique combination of expertise in instrument and equipment design, semiconductor materials processing, micro machining and fabrication, and MEMS manufacturing to design and build leading-edge MEMS process equipment.
Zoobean provides web and mobile applications that help public libraries and schools better engage families and build children’s literacy. The core product, Beanstack, provides recommendations matched to each child’s interests and tools for earning incentives, including custom reading challenges.