Information Technology Tag

Spotlight Shopify: Funding a New Generation of Merchants

09 Sep, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Shopify is a leader in commerce solutions that allow merchants to set up online stores and sell their products. The firm’s tools power millions of entrepreneurs in more than 175 countries including brands as large as Netflix, Allbirds, and Tupperware. The firm was founded in 2006...

Spotlight Salesforce: No. 1 in CRM

07 Sep, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Salesforce is the No. 1 provider of customer relationship management (CRM) software in the world.  Its flagship Customer 360 platform is designed to help businesses identify prospects, close deals, service customers and drive future growth. The firm was founded in 1999 in a small San Francisco...

Spotlight OneSpan: Cybersecurity in its DNA

27 Jul, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

OneSpan makes digital authentication software for corporate cybersecurity. With technologies including multi-factor and passwordless authentication, transaction authorization, and e-signatures, its products have helped prevent billions of dollars in fraud. Founded in 1984, in Chicago, Illinois, as Vasco, the fledgling cybersecurity consulting company soon acquired ThumbScan, inventor...

Spotlight Netscout: Guardians of the Connected World

21 Jul, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Netscout delivers cybersecurity software and services that protect large corporate networks from attacks, optimize performance, and navigate near-constant upgrades to adapt to the latest technology trends. In addition, Netscout is a tier 1 operator of 5G, assisting carriers to launch new 5G networks and protect...

Spotlight Photronics: Etching Intellectual Property into Every Wafer

11 Jul, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Headquartered in Brookfield, Connecticut, Photronics is a world leader in the critical photomasks used to manufacture semiconductor wafers. Photomasks are those glass or quartz plates that contain microscopic images of electronic circuits. They are unique to each customer’s design, confidential, and manufactured in layers of...

Spotlight Belden: Connecting Infrastructure for a Century

09 Mar, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

For more than 100 years, Belden has been a leader in designing and manufacturing the cables and wires connecting the infrastructure that controls our roads, buildings, factories, energy supplies and homes. Founded in 1902 by Joseph C. Belden in Chicago, Illinois, the firm’s first breakthrough...

Spotlight TechnologyOne: SaaS Down Under

17 Feb, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, TechnologyOne is Australia’s leading enterprise software company. The firm’s flagship product is an enterprise resource planning software platform called the SaaS platform--SaaS being short for “software as a service.” The benefit of SaaS is there is no hardware or software to...

Spotlight Seiko Epson: Deep Roots in Electronic Printing

14 Feb, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Seiko Epson makes printers and printing solutions for everywhere from the home to office to large industrial settings, projectors and smart glasses, manufacturing robots, sensors, powders and films for semiconductor and automotive factories, and, last but not least, classic Seiko watches. Founded in 1941 in Japan,...

Spotlight Ulvac: The Ultimate Vacuum Technology

31 Jan, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Headquartered in Japan, Ulvac makes vacuum devices and instruments for manufacturers in the semiconductor, electronics, chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries. Founded in 1952 as an importer of vacuum equipment—for which it hoped to spearhead widespread adoption in Japan--today Ulvac is a global leader in vacuum...

Spotlight Tokyo Electron: Shifting Left

01 Dec, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Since its founding in 1963, Tokyo Electron has been accumulating the technological expertise it builds on to deliver industry-leading production equipment in two product categories: semiconductors and flat panel displays. In a recent statement, the firm’s CEO observed that 2020 was a year marked not...