Bridgewater-based Synchronoss Regroups for Enterprise Market Assault
On January 19, Sychronoss announced that it had completed its tender offer to acquire all the outstanding shares of Intralinks Holdings (New York) for $821 million. At the same time it acquired Intralinks, Synchronoss agreed to sell a portion of its activation business to Sequential Technology International (Warren) for $146 million.
CEO Stephen Waldis moved to executive chairman as part of the deal to acquire Intralinks. He was an example of that rare entity, a startup founder who brought it to IPO and remained as CEO as it grew
Monmouth University and Edison Enterprise Knowledge Provider RightAnswers Collaborate for Chatbot Challenge
Everyone has that one friend who has all the answers, but imagine if that friend were available 24/7 and would text back no matter what. Chatbots — or, more specifically, the knowledge-management software they use — could very well turn into that best friend when it comes to uncovering information. That’s what businesses are hoping for when they incorporate chatbots (also known as “virtual assistants”) into their customer service options.
TechLaunch’s BullPen Pitch Sessions Off to a Promising Start
Seasoned and budding entrepreneurs, investors and college students filled a classroom on the Piscataway campus of Rutgers Business School for TechLaunch's first “BullPen” event, a pitch competition for tech startups held on January 25.
What Does a Trump Presidency Mean for Innovation and Entrepreneurship? Panelists Don’t Know
No one really knows what President Donald Trump’s policies will be towards startups and innovation. That was the underlying message of the Montclair Entrepreneurs meetup on January 31, entitled “Trump's First 100 Days: What It Might Mean for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.” The meetup was hosted by the Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship, part of Montclair State University’s School of Business.
NJ TECH CORNER: Medical Transcription Billing Corporation
Medical Transcription Billing Corporation (NASDAQ: MTBC) is a Somerset-based healthcare information company that provides a fully integrated suite of proprietary web-based solutions, together with related business solutions, serving an expanding array of diverse healthcare entities.