Earth Networks is collaborating with a Pennsylvania university to research the use of weather data for new use cases, the Germantown-based company announced Wednesday. Earth Networks will provide weather and lightning data from its networks to the Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative, ...Read More »
The Apache Software Foundation, based in Forest Hill, reached a milestone for one of its projects, a distributed system for incrementally processing large data sets. The project, called, Apache Fluo, was promoted to a top-level project, meaning that its community ...
Tagged with: Apache Software FoundationRead More »
Nearly three years after acquiring a Maryland installer of residential solar panels, Direct Energy is getting out of the residential solar panel installation business. Direct Energy Solar is cutting 108 jobs at its headquarters at Riverwood Drive in Columbia, effective Sept. 12, ...Read More »
“What’s the value of my company?” It’s a question that we’re constantly fielding from entrepreneurs operating companies of varying sizes across a broad range of industries. They frequently expect a formula-driven answer, failing to appreciate the breadth of valuation methods, ...
Tagged with: mergers and acquisitionsRead More »
With a slogan of “Turning plant floor data into actionable information,” Julie Lenzer founded the software company Applied Creative Technologies Inc. in 1995. Focused on data collection, data mining and analytics in the food manufacturing sector, Lenzer’s company started ...Read More »
Bethesda-based Bayshore Networks Inc. recently received an award for its cybersecurity platform. The Bayshore Industrial Cyber Protection Platform was recognized as a 2017 product Internet of Things Evolution product of the year from IoT Evolution magazine and the IoT Evolution World ...Read More »
A Maryland biopharmaceutical company on Tuesday announced mixed results for its phase 2 clinical trial of its experimental antidepressant. The study, by Germantown-based Neuralstem Inc. of its NSI-189 drug, given once and twice daily to treat major depressive disorder, didn’t show ...Read More »