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SILICON100 2017


Company Management Description
Treselle Systems
Sudharsan Madabusi, CEO Treselle is a multiple award winning technology services and product development company that works with clients across industries to help build new software applications, integrate disparate technologies, and execute IT solutions in the areas of big data, cloud and enterprise application integrations.
Sacha Labourey, CEO and Founder CloudBees (www.cloudbees.com) is the hub of enterprise Jenkins and DevOps, providing companies with smarter solutions for accelerating software development and delivery. We’ve taken Jenkins – the most trusted DevOps platform – and added enterprise-grade security, scalability, manageability and support, so companies have the fastest path from great ideas to impactful software.
Shashi Upadhyay, PhD (Chief Executive Office) Lattice’s robust suite of predictive marketing and sales solutions are built upon the broadest set of data, to provide a complete and precise view of the customer. Our revenue accelerating solution helps customers increase the efficiency of their sales and marketing teams by prioritizing accounts and leads, identifying net new contacts, and increasing customer lifetime value. With an unrivaled track record of success and expertise, Lattice delivers the ultimate in customer value through its experience, complete data and comprehensive solutions for enterprises such as Hootsuite, PayPal, and SunTrust Bank. 
Kx Systems
Janet Lustgarten, Founder
and Chairwoman
Kx is the world leader in high-performance, in-memory computing, streaming analytics and operational intelligence. The company’s focus is on delivering the best possible performance and flexibility for high-volume, data-intensive analytics and applications.

Kx software includes the time-series database kdb+ with a built-in programming language called q, and a robust suite of visualization tools built on top of the database platform providing business intelligence for all users.
Mark Summers, Chairman Mastercam was founded in Massachusetts in 1983 by Mark Summers (Chairman/CEO), headquartered at Tolland. The company has one of the oldest businesses in the CAD/CAM industry. The company was built on the concept of providing an inexpensive PC-based CAM system at a time when most other systems were expensive CAD-oriented products. Its flagship product, Mastercam, has grown to become one of the most recognizable brands in manufacturing, worldwide, and is the most widely used CAM system in the market today. 
Rommana Software
Dr. Magdy Hanna, Founder and CEO Rommana software was started in 2007 as a leading provider of ALM tools. Founded by Dr. Magdy Hanna, the company was established as a division of Software Dimensions Consulting and Training, and was later founded as a Minnesota company in 2012. 
Gary Zimmerman, Managing Partner and Founder MaxMyInterest offers an online solution that helps individual investors and their financial advisors earn dramatically more on the cash portion of their portfolios, while keeping that cash safe. Max works by linking an individual’s existing brick-and-mortar checking or brokerage account with higher-yielding online savings accounts at some of the leading online banks in the U.S. Max monitors interest rates daily, and uses proprietary algorithms to parcel out funds among these banks in a manner that maximizes both yield and deposit insurance, even as rates change. 
Andres Rodriguez, Founder and CEO Nasuni (NAS Unified) is the leading provider of cloud-scale enterprise file services. Powered by UniFS®, the first cloud-native file system, Nasuni transforms enterprise file infrastructure with an integrated solution that surpasses the individual capabilities of traditional NAS filers, data protection software, enterprise file sync and share software, DR infrastructure, and WAN acceleration solutions.  With Nasuni, enterprises gain the file storage scalability and durability of public and private cloud object stores, the file access performance and security of on-premises edge appliances, and the simplicity, predictability, and affordability of SaaS. Nasuni provides unlimited capacity, unequaled recovery point and recovery time objectives (RPO/RTO), and unrivaled cost savings, while enabling IT to meet strategic “cloud-first” and business agility initiatives.
Yuan (Charles) Xi, CEO NativeX, a Mobvista company, is the leading native ad technology for mobile apps and games. We provide publishers with successful native mobile app monetization through a wide range of both reward and non-reward rich media ads, including Lightning Play™ video, offer walls, interstitials, banners, and other innovative native formats. 
Net Element
Oleg Firer, CEO Net Element is a global technology-driven group specializing in mobile payments and value-added transactional services. The company owns and operates a global mobile payments and transaction processing provider, TOT Group, Inc. (“TOT Group”). TOT Group companies include Unified Payments, recognized by Inc. Magazine as the #1 Fastest Growing Private Company in America in 2012, Aptito, a next generation cloud-based point of sale payments platform and TOT Money, a leading provider of SMS messaging and mobile billing solutions.
Knight Security
Phil Lake, President Knight Security Systems is a leading security systems integrator, focused on Honor, Integrity and Service. Knight’s advanced security solutions include access control, video surveillance, intrusion as well as fire detection systems. Knight’s headquarters are located in Austin, with offices in Dallas, Houston, Corpus Christi, Lubbock, Edinburg and San Antonio. 
William H. Largent, CEO Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Availability Suite™, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication™, leverages virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies
Shai Fultheim, Founder, President & CEO ScaleMP is the leader in virtualization for high-end computing, providing maximum performance and lower total cost of ownership (TCO). The innovative Versatile SMP™ (vSMP) architecture aggregates multiple x86 systems into a single virtual x86 system, delivering an industry-standard, high-end symmetric multiprocessing (SMP) computer. Using software to replace custom hardware and components, ScaleMP offers a new, revolutionary computing paradigm.
Wai Wong, President and CEO ServiceAide was created around the core concept of connecting data to create coherent information that can revolutionize business results.  They accomplished this by building a solid foundation of big data and machine learning Sigma technology, combined with world class service and support. The company was founded in 2016 and business locations are at San Jose, California, United States.
Martin Manniche, Founder, Chairman & CEO Greenwave Systems is more than a global Internet of Things company. We’re on a mission to empower market-leading brands to profitably deploy their own managed services and products to foster deeper customer relationships and grow their businesses.

The team consists of hundreds of dedicated engineers and experts around the world empowering service providers and IoT stakeholders to develop richer networks, smarter services and connected devices with the AXON Platform.
Sigma Infosolutions
Roger Vogel, CEO Sigma Infosolutions is a global IT & Product Engineering Services company. It's headquartered in Irvine, CA with offices in Bangalore & Ahmedabad in India. Sigma is an ISO 9001: 2008 & ISO 27001: 2013 certified company with a team of passionate full-time professionals.

It's clients include several innovative product start-ups to billion dollar revenue companies. Sigma has demonstrated a significant year on year growth for the last 13+ years and the growth is largely attributed to our commitment to quality, customer delight and ability to attract & retain top-notch talent.
Famhost Apps
Paul Farmer, Co-Founder, CEO Famhost has created a unique platform of cloud-based software for leading companies including plumbing, hvac, handy man, contractors, home health, and mobile companies. Integrated mobile apps and processes include hosted phone systems, location enabled dispatching, tracking & navigation, m2m, job costing and bid processing that give both early stage companies as well as established successful companies a competitive edge. 
Gary Miliefsky, CEO SnoopWall’s Mission is to be a trusted provider of cost effective, proactive security solutions to enhance organizations cyber-risk mitigation strategies. Its close security gaps and ensure only trusted, known assets connect to corporate networks. It provides real-time defense against the latest cyber-attack methodologies including zero-hours, phishing attacks, crypto and ransomware. It enables IT professionals to regain control of their networks via effective policy management/enforcement
Akash Takyar, CEO, Founder LeewayHertz is a fast growing mobile app development company. Founded in 2007 in San Francisco, we enable businesses to implement the mobile strategy. With over 400+ apps designed, developed and deployed for all major platforms like iOS (iPhone, iPad), Android, Windows, Cloud and Wearables, we are experts in our field and deliver outstanding solutions to our clients.
Patrick Salyer, CEO Gigya's Customer Identity Management platform helps companies build better customer relationships by turning unknown site visitors into known, loyal and engaged customers. With Gigya's technology, businesses increase registrations and identify customers across devices, consolidate data into rich customer profiles and provide better services, products and experiences by integrating data into marketing and service applications.
Ali Ghodsi, Co-founder & CEO Databricks’ mission is to accelerate innovation for its customers by unifying Data Science, Engineering and Business. Founded by the team who created Apache Spark™, Databricks provides a Unified Analytics Platform for data science teams to collaborate with data engineering and lines of business to build data products. Users achieve faster time-to-value with Databricks by creating analytic workflows that go from ETL and interactive exploration to production. The company also makes it easier for its users to focus on their data by providing a fully managed, scalable, and secure cloud infrastructure that reduces operational complexity and total cost of ownership.
Dmitry Belotserkovsky, President XIM, Inc. is an experienced provider of outsourcing software development services with its primary focus on mobile app development and smart home system development.  Building mobile applications across all major platforms for all size companies from smb-s to enterprises, XIM Inc. helps your business to rise above the competitors. We make apps by providing more than just development, we help to improve your business processes and enhance your ROI using mobile technology.
Kyle Richter, CEO MartianCraft is building the future today. Working with our clients we have shaped elections, redefined the newspaper, and delivered joy to millions. Our products, Briefs and Slender, are reinventing how software is designed. We aren't just mobile natives, we helped spark the revolution.
DreamFactory Software
Bill Appleton, CEO DreamFactory makes an open source REST API backend for mobile, web, and IoT applications.

Our platform incorporates more than a decade of deep experience about how to securely build, deploy, and manage service-based applications in the enterprise. DreamFactory can be installed on any server, connected to any SQL or NoSQL database, and used for developing HTML5 or native mobile applications. Our technology enables developers to build modern applications for the phone, tablet, or desktop without having to manage server side code and complexity.
Craig Jensen, Founder Condusiv®Technologies is the world leader in software-only storage performance solutions for virtual and physical server environments, enabling systems to process more data in less time for faster application performance. Condusiv’s V-locity® I/O reduction software greatly reduces I/O overhead in virtual environments by eliminating the performance penalty from mixing uncoordinated, contentious and disruptive I/O streams from multiple virtual machines (the “I/O blender” effect).  As a result, customers experience a minimum of 50% faster performance gains on their heaviest workloads. Condusiv’s Diskeeper® storage performance solution is the #1 real-time fragmentation prevention solution for Windows servers and clients, keeping servers, desktops and laptops running like new permanently.
Matthew Szymczyk, CEO Zugara is an Augmented Reality technology company based in Los Angeles, CA. We develop Augmented Reality software and robust applications that advance the way in which people are able to interact with real time digital data.

As a company, our mission is simple and to the point: harness our collective knowledge, passion and creativity to develop Augmented Reality Software that improves the way people experience life.
Alfred R. Novas, CEO and Director Interactyx, the developer of TOPYX®, is at the forefront of developing social eLearning software solutions that provide an engaging, online learning environment by integrating collaborative learning resources into traditional learning management system (social LMS) functionality.  The result is TOPYX, an easy to use, fully-hosted social LMS that allows learners to collaborate and communicate like never before, including mobile devices (mLearning). TOPYX has gained acceptance as an innovative, affordable solution for businesses, academic institutions and associations of any size to deliver a complete eLearning software solution to meet the needs of today's learner that is the best value in eLearning today.
Dave Fraser, CEO Devicescape enables brands and service providers to auto-connect customers to high-quality Wi-Fi — and deliver targeted proximity engagement messages — at numerous popular consumer destinations. At the heart of the Devicescape solution is the Curated Virtual Network of more than 300 million Wi-Fi access points worldwide. One network, millions of locations, limitless opportunities to connect and engage.
Max Carnecchia, CEO Biovia (formerly Accelrys), a leading scientific enterprise R&D software and services company, supports industries and organizations that rely on scientific innovation to differentiate themselves. The industry-leading Accelrys Enterprise Platform provides a broad, flexible scientific solution optimized to integrate the diversity of science, experimental processes and information requirements across the research, development, process scale-up and early manufacturing phases of product development. 
Chrome River
Alan Rich, Co-founder and CEO Chrome River Technologies, Inc. lets business flow for some of the world’s largest and most respected global organizations. Our highly-configurable cloud-based expense reporting and supplier invoice automation solutions deliver an elegant and intuitive user interface, which offer the same high quality experience on a smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Beardon Services
Jim Wirt, CEO, Founder Beardon Services Inc provides computer consulting and software development services.  Our goal is to provide exceptional service and value for our customers.  For more than 15 years we've been offering our expertise to local and regional customers.  Honesty, character and technological excellence are core values at Beardon Services Inc.
Sujee Saparamadu, CEO OrangeHRM aims to be the world’s leading open source HRM solution for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) by providing a flexible and easy to use HRM system affordable for any company worldwide.

The project was started during fall 2005 and the first beta release was made in January 2006. Today OrangeHRM has users worldwide enjoying a free, stable and highly usable HRM solution. The system is backed by professional support and services as well as a fast growing, receptive and knowledgeable worldwide open source community.
Sagroun, CEO
CogniFit is a world-class scientific company that designs and develops computerized cognitive assessments and brain training software. Through 15+ years of scientific validation with leading institutions and peer-reviewed publication, CogniFit develops brain fitness programs with one mission: improve quality of life through brain fitness.

CogniFit’s personalized brain fitness programs are unique because they begin with a personal assessment of the user's cognitive health. Using this preliminary information and the user's ongoing performance, CogniFit’s patented methodology automatically builds an optimal brain training regimen that matches the user’s unique cognitive needs.
Jerry M Kennelly, Chairman and CEO Riverbed is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure, delivering the most complete platform for Location-Independent Computing for 25,000+ customers globally. Learn more at www.riverbed.com.

With us, IT can ensure applications and data are always available and performance issues are taken care of proactively. Location and distance are no longer geographical barriers–instead, they’re a competitive advantage by allowing IT the flexibility to host applications and data in the most optimal locations while ensuring applications perform as expected, data is always available when needed, and performance issues are detected and fixed before end users notice.
Deepweb technologies
Abe Lederman,
Founded in 2002 by industry thought-leader Abe Lederman, Deep Web Technologies is a global provider of custom, federated search solutions. Serving Fortune 500 companies, the Science.gov Alliance, the U.S. Department of Energy and a variety of research and library alliances, Deep Web Technologies has built a reputation as the “researcher’s choice” for its advanced, agile information discovery tools.

Deep Web Technologies is based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where it has earned Flying 40 awards five times as one of the fastest growing high-tech companies.
Alex Moazed, Founder & CEO Applico is trailblazing a new type of client services firm, the Platform Innovation™ Company. We help enterprises executives scope out platform opportunities, build the products to capture it, and grow the opportunity to it maximum potential.
John Pizzi, CEO BaseVenture is an award-winning software company that simplifies how private funds are administered and managed.  Its customers are primarily fund administrators and private fund managers, and its software was specifically designed for the needs of these alternative investment professionals.
Risk Based Security
Jake Kouns, Co-founder & CISO Risk Based Security (RBS) provides detailed information and analysis on Data Breaches and Vulnerability Intelligence. Its products, Cyber Risk Analytics (CRA) and VulnDB, provide organizations access to the most comprehensive threat intelligence knowledge bases available, including advanced search capabilities, access to raw data via API, and email alerting to assist organizations in taking the right actions in a timely manner. In addition, our YourCISO offering provides organizations with on-demand access to high quality security and information risk management resources in one, easy to use web portal.
Lifesite Inc
Chris Wong,
Chairman and CEO
At LifeSite the team is  committed to providide intuitive solutions to connect your head and heart. Its secure, convenient, and smart web-based solutions to help you store, organize and access the most important information in your life, anytime, anywhere. That's why security is our first priority. It combines secure file access and controlled, permission-based sharing with high-level document encryption and security, to provide you with safe and smart digital storage solutions LifeSite Vault and Mobile App, and LifeSite for Business.
Zubair Ansari, CEO & Founder CionSystems was founded in 2007 by a veteran Microsoft software architect and other industry experts with years of implementing and deploying proven IT solutions.  From the start, our goal has been to provide a suite of IT management solutions to help minimize critical downtime and simplify/automate repetitive IT tasks.  Organizations can no longer rely on manual provisioning and administrative processes to maintain compliance and security of active directory. Active Directory administrators need help!
CionSystems is here to help with Active Directory solutions that assure the health, security, and stability of your highly critical directory system(s).
David Schofman, CEO and Co-Founder PureWRX is a fast growing venture-backed start-up based in Austin, Texas. We are a services and software platform within the IT Hardware Industry. The company partners with leading manufacturers of IT Hardware products to establish, develop and operate Certified Pre-Owned programs.  PureWRX enables manufacturers to capture hardware and service revenue previously lost to secondary market resellers.  We also accelerate new product sales cycle, generate improved return on assets while preserving brand, price and channel integrity in the market.
Los York
Seth Epstein, partner, Co-founder and Co-CCO,Dex Deboree, Co-founder
and Co-CCO
Born from a celebrated history in Design and TV Commercial Production, Los York is a collective of highly versatile creative thinkers and doers, working in TV, Digital and Social Advertising. It integrates disciplines of strategy, creative ideation, content creation, digital media distribution and measurement with one team, under one roof. Combined with cross-disciplined execution talent in its production STUDIO, we are an optimized creative strike force, unlike any other.
EON Reality
Mats Johansson,
President & CEO
Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world. Workers with access to real-time contextual information, displayed when and where they need it will reshape the workplace and dramatically improve the efficiency, productivity, and safety of the average worker. The future is here, with EON Reality’s Augmented Virtual Reality (AVR) technology.
Keith Norris, CEO, Complete XRM PlanPlusOnline is a personal and planning system based on methodology practices. It offers cloud-based  CRM solutions for all planning and organization situations. All-in-one Business Software for Collaboration and Customer Relationship Management. Includes modules for Sales Automation, Email Marketing, Customer Support, Project Management, Website Integration,  and surveys.
Terranova Corporation
Lise Lapointe, CEO & Founder Terranova Worldwide Corporation offers flexible and customizable solutions for information security awareness and other governance needs of international organizations and government agencies. Our online courses, combined with our communication tools, help change users’ behaviours regarding information security, to prevent data breaches that could have a negative impact on the finances and reputation of a company.
ChainSequence, Inc
Bill Mrzlak, Co-founder & Managing Partner ChainSequence ® is a unique consulting group with extensive hands-on experience in high-tech manufacturing in combination with broad consulting experience in Supply Chain management.  Throughout the explosive growth of Global Supply Chains over the past 15 years, our engagements with leading corporations around the world continue to help them enhance their business processes, expand the reach of their supply chains, and improve the effective use of their world-wide assets.
Charles Nardi, CEO Zudy is a visionary software company with the world’s only no-code AppDev platform: Vinyl. Vinyl enables enterprises to build highly configurable "Enterprise Ready"​ apps in weeks—not months—integrating seamlessly with all existing and future data sources and systems. Enterprises can end their application backlog without the high costs and long timeframes of traditional application development. With Vinyl, enterprises can increase applications produced from 2 to 50+ per year. The future of AppDev is here.
William F. Lenahan, CEO OffSite VISION's flagship offerings, EmergenZ™ Evacuation and Response Solutions provide cloud-based highly scalable security options that identify the location of people and high value assets – full accountability of your people in and out of your facility. Its platform services allow organizations to immediately access the critical location intelligence they need during emergency and other operational facility events – 24/7, anywhere, anytime.
ByWater Solutions
Brendan A. Gallagher, Co-Owner & CEO ByWater Solutions, our mission is to provide the highest quality of service for those seeking a significantly less expensive alternative to high priced software and technology solutions. With over ten years of web development and open-source software experience the staff of ByWater Solutions are perfectly placed to provide our customers with the personalized service needed for any IT development.  In realizing that our clients'​ satisfaction is the most meaningful measurement of our continued success, we pride ourselves in providing complete customer fulfillment in all we do.