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Mark Fernandes Talks with Network World

Startups and entrepreneurs can find opportunities during the COVID-19 global economic disruption. Sierra Ventures Managing Partner Mark Fernandes talks with Jeff Vance of Network World about the tech companies and investments that will succeed and thrive during the economic downturn. “In recessions, new companies start with the right mindset,” Fernandes said. “They’re leaner, more entrepreneurial, …

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Spectro Cloud Releases Hybrid Cloud Solution for Kubernetes

Originally posted on GlobeNewswire. Spectro Cloud Releases Award-Winning Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solution for Kubernetes Infrastructure Stack Management   First to Hit Sweet Spot Between Restrictive Managed Kubernetes Offerings and Complex DIY   SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 24, 2020 — Spectro Cloud, an enterprise cloud-native infrastructure company, today announced that its first product—Spectro Cloud—is now generally …

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Applitools Reaches One Billion Images Analyzed

Originally featured on Morningstar. World’s only AI-powered visual testing platform doubles usage year-over-year helping dev teams solve the complex, real world test automation problems brought on by the acceleration of digital transformation   SAN MATEO, Calif., June 23, 2020 — Applitools (https://applitools.com/), provider of a next generation test automation platform through Visual AI and Ultrafast …

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NextInput Develops Tech to Mitigate Spread of COVID-19

Originally posted on Business Wire. NextInput Brings Technological Innovation to Mitigate Spread of COVID-19 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–NextInput, Inc., the leader in MEMS-based sensing solutions, today announced it has production-ready solutions to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and other hazardous contaminants, through the handling of medical devices. One of the major issues hospitals …

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Mark Fernandes Speaking at Collision Conference

Sierra Ventures Managing Director Mark Fernandes will be speaking alongside VC veterans at Collision’s Annual Conference, held virtually this year. Mark and other panelists will be discussing Why you should start a company in a recession. The conversation will cover the advantages an economic downturn and recession can have for entrepreneurs thinking about starting a business. …

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Movandi Co-Founder Receives Prestigious Award

Originally published by Movandi. Reza Rofougaran Receives The Ellis Island Medal Of Honor In 2020 Movandi Co-Founder Awarded Highest Honor for His Contribution  in Transforming the Communications Industry IRVINE, Calif., May 7, 2020 – Movandi, a leader in new 5G Millimeter Wave (mmWave) networks, announced today that its CTO, CO-CEO and founder Dr. Ahmadreza (Reza) Rofougaran was named …

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Phenom Launches Org to Help COVID-19 Unemployed

Press Release originally posted on GlobeNewswire. HelpOneBillion Launches to Give Hope and Jobs to COVID-19 Unemployed Network of 500,000 verified, essential jobs from over 100 global organizations   PHILADELPHIA, April 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In response to the global economic impact of COVID-19, over 26 million Americans have filed for unemployment—with another 2.7 billion …

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