Portfolio News

U of T inventor wins $100K Manning Award for anti-clotting medical innovation

October 26, 2014

Often singled out for his academic leadership and research, U of T Professor Paul Santerre is being celebrated for a different reason this month. His leadership in moving his biomaterials discovery, Surface Modifying Macromolecules, to the marketplace has garnered him top prize from the 2014 Ernest C. Manning Innovation Awards.

Embotics brings VMware customers into Microsoft Azure

October 14, 2014

Embotics®, a leading provider of Cloud Management Software, officially announced today the pending release of vCommander™ 5.2. The release specifically targets enterprises and service providers considering or using VMware’s provisioning and cloud automation solutions including vCloud Automation Center (vCAC, also known as “vRealize™ Automation”) and vCloud Director® (vCD).

$40M Investment in GreenField’s Chatham Plant

October 8, 2014

The future looks secure for years to come at GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc. with an announcement that $40 million is being invested on capital projects at the Chatham plant.

Details of the investment made Wednesday also came with the announcement the plant has reached a milestone of four billion litres of alcohol production since the Chatham plant began operations in 1997.

Nakina and Wind River Collaborate to Deliver Carrier Class NFV Solutions

October 2, 2014

Nakina Systems, a leader in multi vendor management and orchestration, announced it has integrated NI Framework, its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) or

New Cloud-Based Offering from Aimetis Simplifies Enterprise Video Management

September 23, 2014

Aimetis Corp., a global leader in intelligent network video management software, announced today Aimetis Enterprise Manager™, a cloud-based centralized management solution for on premise Symphony™ video management software (VMS) and Physical Security Appliances (PSA).

Managed servers connect securely to Enterprise Manager, enabling IT professionals to easily deploy software updates, manage settings and monitor status and performance through an intuitive and powerful web-based dashboard, all from the cloud.