Free event! Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community! Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A. Please follow @BostonNewTech and use the #BNT38 hashtag in social media posts: details here.
Foley Hoag LLP - No industry moves faster or makes a bigger impact on the way we live than the technology industry. Technology innovators in software, hardware, gaming, entertainment and telecom turn to Foley Hoag LLP to help secure and maintain their leadership positions in this competitive industry. Our attorneys provide a comprehensive array of legal services for companies in all stages of development, from conception through profitability and beyond. For more information, please click here to visit our website for technology entrepreneurs. Follow @FoleyHoag and like them on facebook. www.FoleyHoag.com [masked]
FoundationDB’s database technology provides the benefits of ACID transactions with the scalability and operational benefits associated with NoSQL. Unlike other NoSQL solutions, FoundationDB supports many different data models (graph, document, key-value, SQL, etc.) via a growing collection of open-source layers. Follow @FoundationDB and like them on facebook. www.FoundationDB.com [masked]
TwinStrata delivers cloud-integrated storage solutions that seamlessly combine the flexibility of cloud-based technologies with the robustness of traditional storage. As a result, customers benefit from significant reductions in IT costs, time and administrative requirements. Customers of all sizes use TwinStrata to capitalize on the cloud’s scalability and economy advantages without sacrificing the security, performance and peace of mind of local storage. More information is available at www.TwinStrata.com. Follow @TwinStrata and like them on facebook.
Microsoft New England - The Microsoft New England Research & Development Center (NERD) is a key part of a long term strategic investment by Microsoft to build a world class center for research and innovation right in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Follow @MSNewEngland and join them on facebook. www.microsoftcambridge.com
Products & Presenters:
2. Priori Legal / @PrioriLegal - Connects businesses with trusted, vetted lawyers at below-market, fixed rates! (Basha Rubin / @BashaRubin) Tech: RoR. www.PrioriLegal.com
3. YesGraph / @YesGraph - Referrals are the best hires. YesGraph is the best way to find them! (Luke Thomas / @LukeThomas14) Tech: Python, Django. www.YesGraph.com
4. Evibe.com / @Evibe - Less organized and more spontaneous meetups! (Alexis Lewalle / @Lewalle) Tech: Symfony 2, Ember JS, Redis, Twitter bootstrap, Node.js, Pusher, MongoDb, MySql, Socket.ui. www.Evibe.com
5. Jisto Inc. / @JistoInc - Transforms idle computation cycles in organizations into a powerful virtual private cloud computing platform! (Aleksandr (Sasha) Biberman & Andrey Turovsky) www.Jisto.com
6:00 to 7:00 - Networking with beverages and pizza outside the Horace Mann room
7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements
7:10 to 8:30 - Presentations, Q&A
8:30 to 9:00 - More Networking
Directions & Parking:
Microsoft's building has a parking garage in the basement, which is $10 after 4 PM. MIT offers FREE parking in any non-gated lot on campus after 5 PM. MIT's Hayward St Lot is the closest (park in the white spaces, not the yellow). Memorial Drive has free parking, but the spaces in front of NERD have a 1 hour limit. Other area streets have metered parking.
Public Transportation: Microsoft NERD is a 5 minute walk from the Kendall Square MBTA station on the Red Line.
Get directions & more info here.
Upon arrival, you must show a government issued, photo ID and sign in at the security desk in the lobby. Take an elevator to the first floor. Then, print your name tag at the BNT check-in table. The Horace Mann room is the first room on the left, after the kitchen.