Boston New Technology February 2014 Product Showcase #BNT38

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.

Sponsors:

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 facebookwww.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 facebookwww.microsoftcambridge.com

Products & Presenters:

1. HubEngage / @HubEngage - Grows traffic, engagement & sales for businesses and rewards customers, employees and app/web users for things they do every day! (Tushneem Dharmagadda / @Tushneem & Chris Requena / @CERequena) Tech: Microsoft .NET, Java, iOS, Android, Javascript, SDK's. www.HubEngage.com

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

Agenda:

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.

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  • Sivia S.

    I was taken aback by the shout out for people who are good cooks last night, and somehow missed who wanted to find us ... I'm here please connect to me.

    2 · February 19, 2014

    • karina

      but im even better :P but what do need to be cooked??? :)LOL

      1 · February 21, 2014

    • Mario

      good raw materials of course! :)

      February 21, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    For all of you asking us last night, the FoundationDB meetup is taking place next Tuesday in the CIC Venture Cafe. For details and to sign up check out the meetup page: http://www.meetup.com/FoundationDB-Boston-Meetup-Group/

    February 19, 2014

  • Christina B.

    Had a great time! It was wonderful to see what other startups in Boston are doing. I look forward to attending future events and getting to know you all better.

    1 · February 19, 2014

  • Brad D.

    #BNT38 was a great night at @BostonNewTech, and I won a book to boot!
    Here is the playlist of the presenters videos to relive the fun!
    http://goo.gl/SHSKF3

    February 19, 2014

  • Alex S.

    Use the hashing #bnt38 for a chance to win some swag!

    February 18, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      #itried #bnt38

      February 18, 2014

  • Ed M.

    +1, unfortunately

    February 18, 2014

  • Darshan S.

    Sorry, wont be able to make it today as I'm stuck in heavy traffic due to snow.

    February 18, 2014

  • Marc R.

    I made a map to help get to NERD with parking and such. Hope it helps! http://mapkin.co/d/p/yc33w8

    February 18, 2014

  • E B

    Just drove in from Arlington -- no problem. Bare streets in Somerville and slushy in Cambridge. Use your hardy New England skills.

    1 · February 18, 2014

  • Don S.

    One time I truly wish we had rail from NH to Beantown

    February 18, 2014

  • M P.

    Sorry can't make it due to snow

    February 18, 2014

  • Sergiy S.

    Giving up due to snow

    February 18, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hi, just gave up my spot. Can't make it due to snow. Hopefully I made someone else on the waiting list happy.

    February 18, 2014

  • Jane F.

    So sorry I can't attend tonight. Just got pulled into a con call. Hope this provides a spot for someone who would like to attend.

    February 18, 2014

  • Ben B.

    Any word on if this could be postponed for weather ?

    February 18, 2014

    • Alex S.

      Still going on as of 4:15

      1 · February 18, 2014

  • @MaureenManALM

    Plows out on major roads. Just drove 10 miles into cambridge very slowly.

    1 · February 18, 2014

  • Yucheng Q.

    Can't make it due the weather.

    February 18, 2014

  • Grace S. N.

    Sorry to have to miss this one. Many roads not plowed yet! Will see everyone next time.

    February 18, 2014

  • John U.

    Can't get there. Just opened up another spot. Enjoy...those that are going to be able make it! Be safe everyone...

    February 18, 2014

  • James G.

    I just cancelled my RSVP, hopefully freeing up a spot for someone with 4-wheel drive and snow tires! Have fun! :)

    February 18, 2014

  • Chris R.

    BNT38 is still on! We hope to see you tonight!

    1 · February 18, 2014

  • Enrico P.

    Is this thing definitely happening tonight? Could someone please confirm before we drive into the city for nothing.

    4 · February 18, 2014

    • @MaureenManALM

      I'm driving in slowly now. Some r already in town. Snow to stop 6ish so u could catch tail end of BNT.

      1 · February 18, 2014

    • Ryan C.

      Yes it is I just got an email confirmation

      2 · February 18, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Weather

    February 18, 2014

  • Don S.

    Just gave up my spot. Not gonna drive down from NH and park in a mini storm.

    February 18, 2014

  • Rex R.

    Woo hoo - am on the waitlist, but hoping to go. I'll be at Boston TechBreakfast this morning if anyone else is going! http://www.meetup.com/boston-techbreakfast.

    1 · February 18, 2014

    • Danny

      just freed up a spot if you get it in time

      February 18, 2014

  • Chris R.

    We have just updated all the products and presenters. Check them out! http://bit.ly/BNT38

    1 · February 7, 2014

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