Safeguard Insights

December 4, 2015

Quick Pitch: An Online Venture Fair

Safeguard Scientifics, along with Ascent Venture Partners, Edison Partners, First Round Capital, Greycroft Partners, Grotech Ventures and Osage Venture Partners are excited to host Quick Pitch: An Online Venture Fair next Friday, December…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

November 6, 2015

Cask: Accelerating the development and deployment of production Hadoop applications

Data volumes are multiplying at an astronomical rate, making Hadoop—the industry standard open source software framework for large-scale data applications—an exceptionally fast growing market. Cask…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

Tomorrow's Technology Innovation January 24, 2014

Tomorrow’s Technology Innovation, Today’s Work at Safeguard

Revolutionary changes in industries like healthcare would never be possible without new information technologies, one of Safeguard’s sweet spots dating back to our early days…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

November 20, 2013

PaaS vendor Apprenda gets boost with $16M Series C financing

For sixty years, Safeguard has been supporting entrepreneurs and funding innovations that have had a transformative impact on our lives. Today, we continued that tradition…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

March 21, 2013

Calling all Developers: Enterprises Need Your Help

Developers need customers and companies need innovation. It’s a no-brainer that these two groups should be working more closely together, but for some reason the…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

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

August 23, 2012

Warren Buffett Has Left the Building. Enter Lumesis.

Despite what many believe about Meredith Whitney’s prediction regarding the $3 trillion municipal bond market being a house of cards about to topple, you can’t…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

April 13, 2012

How West and East Coast Dynamics Help Startups Succeed

Silicon Valley has been a hotbed for entrepreneurship and innovation for the last four decades. It’s packed with big thinkers, highly talented engineers, and VCs…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

March 29, 2012

The Ballad of the Brave CIO

Few key roles in a company are as dynamic as the CIO has been over the past 20 years. CIOs have come a long way,…

Posted by Philip D. Moyer

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