Catching Up with David Barzillai, President of Paramus-Based Advanced Data Systems
Advanced Data Systems (Paramus) is celebrating its 40th year of operation. Since 1977, the company’s mission has been to “create and deliver superior healthcare software solutions supporting optimum productivity while providing our customers with the finest in training, support, and services,” according to its website.
New Jersey Startup Vognition Gets Funding from NJIT Highlanders
Vognition (Oakland), the B2B startup that makes sophisticated natural-language voice controls for smart-home products, has received funding from the NJIT Highlanders Angel Network to the tune of $700,000, in two $350,000 tranches.
Company Roundup: WebMD, BIO-Key, ForeFront
WebMD, which is headquartered in New York but has operations in Elmwood Park, has been acquired by Internet Brands (El Segundo, Calif.) for $2.8 billion. According to Crunchbase Daily, the price represents a premium of about 20 percent over the share price of the company before the deal was announced.
Startups Display Posters at June NJEN Meeting
Startup founders at the New Jersey Entrepreneurial Network Gathering of Angels event this June had an opportunity to “speed date” with angels serving the New Jersey tech market. They also displayed posters about their startups to the angel community and others attending. The startup deemed best in show was able to pitch to the community during its luncheon meeting.
'Master Person Index' Hopes to Ensure All NJ Patients Correctly Identified
New Jersey will soon roll out a database designed to improve patient care, reduce medical errors, and ensure that healthcare records are accessible to providers across the state, regardless of where a person has sought treatment in the past. The New Jersey Innovation Institute is creating the state's so-called Master Person Index in an effort to…