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NIKSUN Virtual NetDetector and Virtual NetVCR Achieve Oracle VM Ready Status

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Princeton, NJ, August 10, 2015 – NIKSUN® today announced that NIKSUN Virtual Appliances have achieved Oracle VM Ready status through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), demonstrating that NIKSUN has tested and supports Virtual NetDetector and Virtual NetVCR on Oracle VM 3.3. As a leader in real-time and forensics-based cyber security and network performance monitoring, NIKSUN is committed to delivering innovative solutions in evolving traditional, virtual and hybrid environments.

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Newest Science Center Residents Are Developing Technologies to 3D Print Organs and Diagnose and Treat Cancer

Friday, August 14th, 2015

PHILADELPHIA–(August 10, 2015) – From 3D bioprinters to liquid biopsies, the five newest residents of the University City Science Center’s Port business incubator are reimagining healthcare.

Biobots is the future of regenerative medicine that is personalized – a high-resolution desktop 3D bioprinter that builds functional three-dimensional living tissue. This low-cost, desktop bioprinter gives big and small companies or institutions such as university research labs, a chance to develop 3D organ models with human cells in their own lab.

Headquartered in London with an office in Boston, Freenome is establishing a satellite office in Philadelphia. The early-stage company is developing an efficient, accurate and cost-effective “liquid biopsy” method of the future. The Freenome diagnosis platform utilizes the power of next-generation sequencing to provide non-invasive, accurate and early detection of cancer – from 1 milliliter of blood.

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MobileLeads LLC, releases new animation video release of the MLeads- Comprehensive platform for Lead and Event management to grow your business opportunity

Friday, August 14th, 2015

August 11 2015- PHILADELPHIA— MobileLeads LLC (MLeads), a Lansdale, PA based company introduces a new animation video, a 2 minutes animated ‘explainer’ that tells the story of how can a comprehensive platform for lead management automation and event management help you to grow your business.

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New York Code + Design Academy – Company Commercial

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

New York Code + Design Academy

Take a look at the latest commercial from NYCDA. To learn more, click here http://bit.ly/1VXvMdZ

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August Member Spotlight: Legal Science, LLC

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Connect with this month’s PACT Spotlighted Company.

Legal Science, LLC

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Migrating to LeanFT? Know your Costs, Challenges and Options

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Written by PACT Member and the Cover Story Author for August 2015, Gallop Solutions

Since June 2015, precisely after the mega HP Discover at Las Vegas, Twitter feeds & Google search results started getting abuzz with information about HP’s latest innovation – HP Lean Functional Testing (LeanFT). Lean Functional Testing is a powerful, lightweight, developer-oriented testing tool built specifically for continuous testing and continuous integration. With Agile and DevOps practices at the forefront, it demands a constant shift-left/right approach in the software development life cycle. Global enterprises using HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT) see enormous benefits in migrating over to LeanFT, especially because LeanFT aligns perfectly with enterprises’ Agile & DevOps journey.

It thus becomes imperative to understand and evaluate what it takes to migrate to LeanFT – the associated costs, challenges and options available.

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Why Philly’s Innovation Boom Gives Techies New Opportunities

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

LiquidHub CEO: Philly is ripe for tech growth.

News article on PACT Chairman, Jonathan Brassington (CEO of LiquidHub)

When you think of technology hubs, Silicon Valley and a few other regions come to mind, but Philadelphia may not rise to the top of your list. However, it’s no secret to those of us in tech that the region is not only tech-friendly, but also provides a great atmosphere to build a business. As Philadelphia continues to develop economically, new opportunities are opening up for a burgeoning Philadelphia-based technology industry. These changes, combined with a strong presence of talent and resources, are creating an attractive commercial ecosystem ripe for technology, innovation and growth. Now is the perfect time for tech companies to establish themselves in Philadelphia and capitalize on this region’s success.

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BPM-D ELECTED AS ONE OF THE MOST PROMISING ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE SOLUTION PROVIDERS 2015

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

BPM-D announced today that CIO Review named the company, which provides consulting, coaching and education services, as one of the most important players in the field of Enterprise Architecture solution
providers.

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News from Fairmount Partners

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Fairmount Partners is an independent investment banking firm focused on serving the needs of middle market and emerging growth companies. We provide a complete range of investment banking and capital advisory services for our clients including merger and acquisition advisory, financing advisory, fairness opinions and valuations and strategic corporate development advisory services.

• In June, Jason Levy joined as an Analyst. Prior to joining Fairmount, Mr. Levy worked at Ernst & Young in their Transaction Advisory Services practice. In this capacity, he performed valuation of business enterprises, intangible assets, and equity and debt interests in connection with acquisitions, bankruptcies, litigation, strategic alliances, and divestitures. Mr. Levy earned his B.S. in Finance, with distinction, from the Pennsylvania State University.

• In July, David Peslak joined as an Associate. Prior to joining Fairmount, Mr. Peslak worked as an Analyst at C.W. Downer, an independent, global investment bank, where he specialized in sell-side and buy-side merger & acquisition services for middle-market companies across a variety of industries. Mr. Peslak began his career in the Technology and Communications Group at KPMG Corporate Finance. Mr. Peslak earned his B.S. in Finance, with a minor in International Business, Highest Distinction, from the Schreyer Honors College at The Pennsylvania State University. David completed his honors coursework in Finance and International Business.

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Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

DEVON, Pa., Aug. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 3 million shares of common stock at a public offering price of $14.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. All of the shares in the offering are being sold by Zynerba. In addition, Zynerba has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 450,000 additional shares of common stock at the public offering price, less the underwriting discount. Zynerba’s common stock has been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Global Market and is expected to begin trading under the symbol “ZYNE” on August 5, 2015.

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