Firms listed in alphabetic order:

Alerts, Inc.

Web site: www.alerts.com
Focus: Real-time business information

Collegis, Inc.

Web site: www.collegis.com
Focus: Higher education technology

Empliant, Inc.

Web site: www.empliant.com
Focus: Human resource software

Engenious Software, Inc.

Web site: www.engineous.com
Focus: Engineering design improvements

Formscape, Inc.

Web site: www.formscape.com
Focus: Document management

GeoMagic, Inc.

Web site: www.geomagic.com
Focus: 3-D photo software

IP Infusion

Web site: www.ipinfusion.com
Focus: Advanced networking

InfoStrength

Web site: www.infostrength.com
Focus: Custom regulatory software

NetIQ

Web site: www.netiq.com
Focus: E-business management

Red Hat

Web site: www.redhat.com
Focus: Open source/Linux

Relativity Technologies
Web site: www.relativity. com
Focus: Legacy system upgrades, IP

SASWeb site: www.sas.com
Focus: Text mining, many other services

SlickEdit

Web site: www.slickedit.com
Focus: Editing environment for software engineers

TogetherSoft

Web site: www.togethersoft.com
Focus: Developers’ collaboration tools

Ultimus

Web site: www.ultimus.com
Focus: Workflow software