Posts tagged “India”
A delegation from Genome Valley, India's largest biotech cluster, visited Research Triangle Park hoping to learn from RTP's model turning research into entrepreneurship.
As India's Genome Valley looks to reinvent itself as a biotechnology community, it is again looking at RTP for guidance.
India's obstacles to investment - red tape, corruption and confusion about governbment policies - have cash flowing out of the subcontinent.
Research in Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) offered a network data-analysis system in its Indian offices as a way to settle a dispute with the Indian government over access to encrypted traffic, the Economic Times of India reported Thursday, but PC Magazine said that RIM called the report a mistake based on misunderstanding.
Annual report from Duke, The Conference Board finds that firms are increasingly shipping research and development outside the U.S., not just manufacturing jobs. More smaller and midsized companies are also shipping jobs to foreign countries.
Few venture capitalists expect U.S. investments to grow. VCs say times are good to invest but overall paint a collective somber picture about their industry in Deloitte and National Venture Capital Association report. Large funds are most likely to cut number and amount of deals.
Analysis: Even as IT spending falters in recession and competitive landscape changes with Oracle acquiring Sun, IBM maintains buoyancy with its ability to find the right match of cost-cutting or outsourcing solutions or offering strong revenue-generation opportunities through consulting and systems integration.
- Women-led startups flex muscles at healthcare investment showcase
- Tech links: Epic v. Microsoft; Wilmington at Forbes; IBM blockchain; Arista-Cisco patent fight; IBM cloud foundation; GSK malaria vaccine
- Triangle headlines: RTI-Zika research; Quintiles glucose monitoring; Cree's LED plant lights; PatientPay exec; Q2 award