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Election Politics and Tech M&A Special Coverage

With the US election just a week away, the conversation around the office has turned to what impact a second Obama term or a Romney presidency, and a new Congress, could have on software M&A. While the election's outcome will certainly... Click here to read more

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 08:08
Posted by Jason Steblay, Research Analyst
Guerilla Marketing Pre-announce dramatic vaporware

Over 2 decades ago, Corum's founder, Bruce Milne, wrote "Software Company Guerilla Marketing: How to Succeed in the Software Wars with a Carefully Targeted, Low/No Budget Marketing and Sales Campaign." These were hands-on, practical ways to get the... Click here to read more

Friday, October 26, 2012 - 02:40
Posted by Pat Sultan, Director of Operations
Software Defined Networking: New frontiers in virtualization of the datacenter

Computer networking is on the verge of some monumental change. Its called Software Defined Networking, or SDN and its heralded to be the next optimization battleground in virtual environments. SDN is all about moving much of the "... Click here to read more

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 10:16
Posted by Rob Schram, Senior Vice President
Corum hosts Tech Merge Briefing in Bangalore

I will be in India later this month to host Corums first Tech Merge Briefing in the worlds IT back office. The executive briefing will take place in Bangalore on Friday morning (Oct 26). We will give an overview of market trends, current tech M&A... Click here to read more

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 08:55
Posted by Miro Parizek, Managing Director
On the anniversary of Steve Jobs death

Today is the anniversary of Steve Jobs death, and its worth a visit to to see the commemorative video there. How much more drab our world would be without his work, and how long delayed would be the progress he brought!

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Friday, October 5, 2012 - 11:10
Posted by Elon Gasper, Executive Vice President, Research & Technology
Rice Alliance Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum


The Rice Alliance held its Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum last week. The organizer, Rice University, through its Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, is an active supporter of technology commercialization... Click here to read more

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 01:13
Posted by Jeff Brown, Senior Vice President

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quotesObviously, selling your business is one of the most important events in your life, and the worry of doing the right or wrong thing at the right or wrong time is very tough on your own. The Corum advisers were on call to keep us on track, on message, and advising us when to say yes and when to say no so that we could get the best win/win deal possible.quotes

Bruce Ringrose
Summit Software, Inc.