5th Finger delivers pioneering mobile solutions for its clients helping them to build relationships with their customers and to lead their markets with innovative mobile communications.
5th Finger was acquired by Merkle in 2012.
Aktana is the global leader in Sales Effectiveness Technology. By taking advantage of Aktana’s unique cutting edge technology enterprises dramatically drive revenue and cut costs. The Aktana software interfaces with all major CRM systems, transforming CRM into a platform for action.
Aruspex's CAPTure software lets companies monitor the progress of their strategic plans and alter the plans based on changes in the company or surrounding environment - in a hosted solution that's fast to implement, easy to manage, and which delivers immediate results.
Audinate revolutionizes the way Audio-Video systems are connected by enabling transport of high quality media over standard IT networks. Audinate's patented media networking solution is called Dante™ which makes digital media networking easy. Dante provides high performance digital media networking over Ethernet that meets quality and performance requirements of professional live sound, AV installations and broadcast plus recording systems. Audinate’s solution has been licensed by customers across the AV industry and can be found in installations and live sound applications globally. The Dante networking solution, Dante-MY16-AUD, was recognized by EDN and won the 2009 EDN Innovation award in Australia for Best Application for Field Programmable Logic.
Bubble Gum Interactive is an independent game studio headquartered in Sydney, Australia. Established to create compelling and engaging multi-platform gaming experiences, the studio produces casual mobile games and virtual worlds, with a focus on quality storytelling, innovative and fun game play. The multi-award winning Space Heroes Universe! virtual world is played by kids from over 100 countries. Our first game for mobile, Jetpack Jinx is available for Google Play and Apple iOS with a slate of games launching in 2013 including the highly anticipated Cake Bake Blitz. Discover more at www.bubbleguminteractive.com.
DesignCrowd is an online marketplace providing logo, website, print and graphic design services by providing access to freelance graphic designers and design studios around the world. DesignCrowd has recently aquired US based BrandStack and launched BrandCrowd, a marketplace for ready-made brands and logos.
DesignCrowd operates in the US, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Singapore, the Philippines and India.
Distra is a software company that is transforming payments and helping our customers innovate to respond quickly to new market needs. Distra empowers leading banks, payments processors and other companies in the payments chain to quickly address cost, competitive, customer and regulatory drivers by enhancing their existing payments infrastructure.
dorsaVi Pty Ltd (previously Pro-Active Medical Pty Ltd) is a biotechnology company focused on developing innovative motion analysis device technologies.
dorsaVi has three distinct products: ViMove for the clinical market, ViSafe for the work safety market and ViPerform for the sport market.
dorsaVi listed on the ASX in December 2013 - DVL.ASX .
Holly Connects develops standards-based, next generation voice platforms for enterprises, carriers and hosted service providers. Their customers benefit from strong IVR virtualisation features, sophisticated reporting and industry leading speech recognition logging and call recording. Following strict adherence to industry standards such as VoiceXML and VoIP, the Holly Voice Platform is the only independent platform running large, complex customer deployments world-wide.
MetaCDN's content delivery system (CDN) exploits 'Storage Cloud' resources, creating an integrated overlay network that provides a low cost, high performance CDN for content creators. MetaCDN removes the complexity of dealing with multiple storage providers, by intelligently matching and placing users’ content onto one or many storage providers based on their quality of service, coverage and budget preferences.
MetaCDN gives businesses effortless delivery of their multimedia content to consumers worldwide, optimising the experience on all devices, platforms and connections to maximise branding opportunities, customer engagement and retention.
Monitoring Division Inc. is a revolutionary network performance monitoring company.The company’s tools let optical network operators, system vendors and high tech optical labs cost-effectively characterize fiber assets and transmission equipment in order to perform network upgrades, troubleshoot and maintain current systems and continuously manage high-speed networks.
Myriax specialises in fisheries acoustic, 4D geospatial and hydrodynamic modeling software. Established in 1990, the company is built upon core capabilities of research and software development with a focus on physics, hydro-acoustics and mathematics. Its products include Echoview and Eonfusion Flood.
Ofidium’s unique 100 Gigabits per second optical OFDM technology delivers increased bandwidth and reduced costs for telecommunications networks. By enabling 100 Gbit/s transmission over existing telecommunications infrastructure, Ofidium’s optical OFDM technology provides highly efficient capacity growth for new optical fiber and dramatic performance improvements for current networks.
Quickcomm is the largest and most trusted provider of Telecom Expense Management (TEM) software solutions worldwide. "Global 2000" companies and other large organizations have been turning to Quickcomm for nearly a decade to seamlessly optimize telecom expenditures across the enterprise and improve the bottom line.
Quickcomm was acquired by Vodafone in 2010.
ScriptRock provides software that certifies configurations of applications hosted internally or externally. ScriptRock allows companies to both test complex system configurations and share those tests across internal teams.
Aktana's technology provides data insights into sales activity that learns from interactions with a decision-based engine on the frontend and a backend that uses machine learning to determine better go-to market strategies. In all, it is meant as a virtual assistant for sales reps.
Two years after launching, it raised $300,000 from angel investors, established its first office and co-founder Adam Arbolino joined the business. Between 2007 and 2009, DesignCrowd grew 14-fold and in 2011 it raised $3 million from investors at Australia’s largest venture capital firm, Starfish Ventures. Since then it’s continued its strong growth.
The latest version of Nitro’s desktop offering provides integration with Nitro Cloud, a new service that gives powerful flexibility to businesses when sharing, signing, and collaborating with documents.
DesignCrowd.com has secured a further $3 million in funding from Starfish Ventures taking total funding to $6.3 million. DesignCrowd will use the funding to continue its international expansion including establishing a US office, and scaling operations and marketing functions internationally.
Sydney-based graphic design crowdsourcing platform, DesignCrowd, has opened its first overseas office in Manila, with San Francisco to follow next month as the Starfish Ventures-backed firm increases localised support to grow its base of 170,000 registered designers.
Audinate’s tradition of creating innovative and cutting-edge solutions continues, with the introduction of Dante HC™, the industry’s highest-capacity networked audio solution for professional AV systems.
Audinate and NewTek announced an expansion of the partnership to enable Dante support in the TriCaster™ product line. As part of the new TriCaster Advanced Edition, customers will have the ability to install Dante Virtual Soundcard to enable seamless audio connectivity to other Dante-enabled products.
Nitro, the document productivity company, announced it has acquired doxIQ, enhancing Nitro’s document analytics technology as the company begins transitioning from 10 years as the No. 1 replacement for Adobe Acrobat to a cloud-based provider of Smart Document services.
In this opinion piece, Audinate's Lee Ellison explains how tax breaks and further government incentives should make it significantly easier for start-ups to tackle global industries from their home ground. But there has been little public discussion of perhaps one of the most crucial aspects to ensuring Australia is a global leader in innovation – funding the basic research that underpins many of these start-up ideas.
The end of the year is often a great time for management to reflect on the year that has passed and what should be done differently. It’s easy for today’s leaders to get lost in the day-to-day tasks of management, and this time of year is useful for taking a step back and assessing the wider values that their company works towards.