Safeguard Insights

Internet of Things January 17, 2017

Is IoT the Next App Store?

This post originally appeared on CIOReview.com, January 11th, 2017. It is hard to think about the current wave of digital innovation and empowered end-users without…

Posted by Scott Snyder, Ph.D

Digital Health Seed Funding Initiative December 8, 2016

A Partnership Ripe for the Region

By now, most people are aware of Safeguard’s rich history of fostering innovation and supporting entrepreneurs along their path to disruption. Our tried and true…

Posted by David Luk

December 30, 2013

Internet of Things gets boost with PTC acquisition of ThingWorx

In February 2011—long before the term “Internet of Things” became a hot business buzzword—Safeguard Scientifics saw potential in ThingWorx, the first application platform that lets…

Posted by Erik B. Rasmussen

June 5, 2013

Safeguard Scientifics Announces Details for 7th Annual Investor Day

SAVE THE DATE! Safeguard Scientifics will be hosting its 7th Annual Investor Day at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. –…

Posted by John E. Shave III

January 25, 2013

5 Opportunities in Enterprise Infrastructure for 2013

I’ve spoken with a number of CIOs recently, and they all recognize that almost all of their enterprise infrastructure must be reimagined. Technologies like mobile,…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

November 12, 2012

A Look Ahead: SAPPHIRE NOW Takes the Stage in Madrid

On November 13-15, SAP will hold its SAPPHIRE NOW conference in Madrid, focusing on the latest developments in analytics, database and technology, mobility, and cloud solutions.…

Posted by John E. Shave III

October 11, 2012

ThingWorx Series C Financing Highlights Growth of M2M App Development

One opportunity that has arisen from the proliferation of mobile devices, and especially smart devices, is developing applications for the connected world. The number of…

Posted by Erik B. Rasmussen

July 13, 2012

Week in Review: M&A Trends and MedCity Converge Conference in Philadelphia

We’ve made it past the halfway mark of 2012, giving us a chance to look back and review how the year is shaping up so…

Posted by John E. Shave III

June 15, 2012

Week in Review: Enterprise 3.0, Social Media, Internet of Things, Mobile and Big Data

This week saw a number of conferences and announcements that underscore the continuing influence of the five technologies driving enterprise 3.0. Here are some of…

Posted by John E. Shave III

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