General Electric buys Vancouver startup Bit Stew for $153-million US

Excerpt from Globe and Mail – One of Canada’s most promising startups in the emerging industrial-Internet-of-things (IIoT) space, Vancouver-based Bit Stew Systems Inc., has been purchased by General Electric Co. … Continue reading

VC-backed Bit Stew Systems bought by strategic investor GE

Excerpt from PE Hub – Bit Stew Systems Inc, a Vancouver data integration platform for the industrial internet, has been acquired by GE Digital.… Continue reading

Yaletown Partners Congratulates Bit Stew on Acquisition by GE Digital

Yaletown Partners, the first and largest investor in Bit Stew Systems, wishes to congratulate Kevin Collins CEO and Founder and Alex Clark, Chief Software Architect and Founder and the entire Bit Stew team on their acquisition by GE Digital.… Continue reading

Acalvio Technologies Secures Investment from GV (formerly Google Ventures)

Acalvio is the acquirer of Shadow Networks, and now part of the Yaletown Partners portfolio.Continue reading

Tasktop Announces Record Breaking 2016 Fiscal Year

VANCOUVER, BC – Tasktop, the leader in Software Lifecycle Integration (SLI), today announced that it increased revenues in its 2016 fiscal year by more than 75 percent compared with the previously record-breaking 2015 fiscal year.… Continue reading

LoginRadius Named a Top Vendor by Gartner and Forrester

LoginRadius Inc. has been named among the top vendors in the customer Identity and Access Management (cIAM) space by leading technology and market research firms Gartner Inc.… Continue reading

Solegear and r-pac International to Deliver Plant-Based Packaging for Smartphone Case

Solegear Bioplastic Technologies Inc. (TSX-V:SGB) (“Solegear” or the “Company”) and r-pac International, a leading global supplier of retail packaging, announced today a replenishment order from r-pac International, to provide Solegear’s proprietary TF4000 bioplastic for the production of smartphone case packaging to support an upcoming launch at a leading US-based consumer electronics retailer.… Continue reading

Cisco Joins Bit Stew’s Reseller Program to Bring MIx Core™ to New Markets

Bit Stew Systems, developer of the premier platform that solves the data integration challenge in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), today announced that Cisco, the worldwide leader in IT, has joined its reseller program to bring its MIx Core™ platform to new markets and geographies.… Continue reading

EnerG2 acquired by strategic partner, BASF

BASF Venture Capital America Inc. today announced it has acquired EnerG2, a manufacturer of advanced carbon materials for next-generation energy storage devices.… Continue reading

Sokanu Secures Growth Capital from USA Funds

Sokanu, a career discovery platform designed to help people match their natural traits, interests and abilities to specific careers, announced today that it has closed a round of growth capital with USA Funds, a nonprofit corporation that promotes student success in college and career.… Continue reading

Bit Stew Systems launches MIx Core™ Platform v.10 to Solve the Data Integration Challenge for the IIoT Ecosystem

Burnaby, B.C. – Bit Stew Systems, developer of the premier platform that solves the data integration challenge in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), today announced the launch of version 10 of their MIx Core™ platform, a self-serve solution for intelligent data management for the IIoT ecosystem….… Continue reading

Solegear Announces the Closing of its Acquisition of Ex-Tech Plastics’ Bioplastics Division

Solegear Bioplastic Technologies Inc. (TSX-V:SGB) (“Solegear” or the “Company”) announced today that it has formally closed the previously announced strategic acquisition of the bioplastics division of Ex-Tech Plastics, Inc.… Continue reading