Talent and Bandwidth

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

I would focus on two areas; talent and bandwidth. The other area is bandwidth. I mean data bandwidth. We just need talent and bandwidth to keep it going. When people ask me what the city and state government can do to help the technology driven startup community in NYC, I tell them two things. First, there is not one tech ecosystem. There is the software, internet, digital media sector which is thriving and on a tremendous growth spurt.

The Scarcest Resource at Startups is Management Bandwidth

Both Sides of the Table

I always tell teams I meet with, “The scarcest resource in your company is management bandwidth. When you work inside a startup with lots of clever and motivated staff you’re never short of good ideas that you can implement.

Founders: Here's How to Step Back and Free Your Mental Bandwidth

Inc Startups

Wouldn't it be nice to step back (even temporarily) and catch your breath without worrying if the sky is about to fall?

Will Austin build transformative high-bandwidth applications?

Austin Startup

Austin’s makers, developers, and entrepreneurs will then have an opportunity to compete for cash prizes that will be awarded to the top developers who can come up with applications ideas that utilize gigabit bandwidth and or require extremely low latency.

Siklu Raises $19 Million for Cheaper Wireless Bandwidth

VC Cafe

Amiti Ventures Argonaut Private Equity Qualcomm Ventures Siklu Evergreen millimeter millimeter wave petach tikva israel qualcomm radio Siklu Wireless tamir fishman tamir fishman ventures wireless wireless backhaul wireless bandwidth CVC

Sick of Doing the Same Things? Here's What You Need to Do to Find More Challenging Work

Inc Startups

Off-load tasks you've mastered to create bandwidth for growth opportunities. HR/Benefits

5 Lies That Will Hold You Back in Your Career & Relationships

Inc Startups

These 5 "lies" waste precious brain power, bandwidth, and energetic resources. Pivot: Reinvention Central

Entrepreneurs ‘Up The Ante’ With Parallel Startups

Startup Professionals Musings

High energy and bandwidth. But with the cost of entry going down, and the multi-tasking bandwidth of each new generation going up, I suspect parallel entrepreneurs may soon be the norm rather than the exception. parallel entrepreneurs serial entrepreneurs startups bandwidth business

The 1 Thing That Keeps a "Best Workplaces" Leader Up At Night

Inc Startups

Like an internet connection, sometimes as a company grows, it loses some bandwidth

Christine: Whats Really Happening Around IPTV


IPTV is about bandwidth, bandwidth, bandwidth. David Price, Harmonic Anton Wahlman, Needham & Co Inorder to determine where the bandwidth bar is, you need to know what kind ofcontent youll be delivering. Christine (.net)

8 Lessons From the Founding CTO of Enron Broadband

Inc Startups

Why did Enron''s bandwidth trading business fail

Sekai Camera and Terminator - NextWala


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Invest in Israel Newsletter October 2010 Edition

VC Cafe

“Carriers are moving rapidly to IP-based mobile backhaul, and Wintegra’s product offering is uniquely positioned to enable this packet transition and breakthrough the bandwidth bottlenecks faced in mobile networks,&# said Greg Lang, president and chief executive officer of PMC-Sierra.

Venture Cyclist: Incentives

Venture Cyclist

As I tweeted last month: Inverse Law of Usenet Bandwidth: The more interesting your life becomes, the less you post. Venture Cyclist. Venture Capitalist and Cyclist, hence Venture Cyclist. Pages. Advice for Entrepreneurs. VC:VC. Incentives. and vice versa. Jorn Barger, 1994. Usenet was pretty early version of what is now the web 2.0 world of user generated content. Todays simple corollary is: The more interesting your life becomes, the less you post [on blogs]. and vice versa.

Looksery Wants You to Accept That Live Video Call

Inc Startups

However, improvements in bandwidth and technology from a recent Kickstarter standout may signal a change for the better Video meetings are dreaded by many an employee.

Framework Benchmarks Round 9


With ample network bandwidth, the highest-performing frameworks are further differentiated. Although some response headers are normalized, we believe that the small variations beyond 200,000 RPS are caused by how each framework uses the available bandwidth of our gigabit Ethernet.

A good problem to have…

47 Hats

It got nearly 500 clicks this morning from customers and prospects who have chosen to get the newsletter, forcing Izenda to purchase more bandwidth at screencasts.com. A "to-the-point" video One of my consulting clients, Izenda Reports , hit a home run today.

How To Improve Your Business Broadband Speeds

The Startup Magazine

Reduce Bandwidth Sharing. A shared bandwidth often has such issues. Blocking those unwanted pop-ups and search bars that love to install themselves automatically will secure your online activity while also protecting you bandwidth. Today’s commerce is done online.

10 Ways To Win With Multiple Concurrent Businesses

Startup Professionals Musings

Yet there are clear advantages to the parallel approach, if you have the moxy, resources, energy bandwidth, and the ability to multi-task effectively: A portfolio approach versus all eggs in one basket. Burns off high energy and bandwidth.

“Court Tosses FCC’s ‘Net Neutrality’.

Mark Birch

Yes, they use plenty of bandwidth but let’s face it, without these companies and many others offering content (WSJ included), there is no Internet worth using. “ Court Tosses FCC’s ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules " via The Wall Street Journal. Heh, heh….”traffic traffic jammers”.

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Share Your Wifi Karma


” “Bandwidth and mobile data is precious. At US$79 which includes an initial 1 GB free bandwidth it even ditches the subscription model – so yay, no more monthly subscription payments. The concept of social bandwidth.

Sprint Prepares to Launch its 4G LTE Network in San Antonio


But smartphones only work well if they are connected to a smart network that can handle the bandwidth demand from consumers downloading videos, photos and music onto their mobile devices. A lot of consumers want smartphones to access data on the go. Sprint Nextel Corp. has created a smart network, known as Network Vision, that [.]. Austin Technology San Antonio Technology Austin Dallas Houston San Antonio smart network smart phones Sprint 4G LTE Vision Network

How do we deal with offers from investors when we have just closed a round?


If you have the bandwidth, offer to meet with them briefly to give them the ‘public’ part of your pitch, and then make sure they’re on your mailing list for announcements, press releases, etc. Very simply, you respond cordially and promptly, letting them know that although you have just closed a round and are not currently fundraising, you would like to keep them updated on your progress, as there might be future opportunities for them to be involved.

5 Things You Need To Know About Dark Fibre


As business networks become more sophisticated and require high bandwidth connectivity, many companies are choosing dark fibre to help them meet their dynamic needs. It is a great option for organisations whose bandwidth requirements tend to be unpredictable or change rapidly.

Zayo Group – One of Boulder’s Amazing Startup Stories

Feld Thoughts

Bandwidth was busting — and this would continue beyond our children’s lifetimes. The balance between supply and demand of bandwidth was rapidly improving. Third, we developed a thesis around “Bandwidth Infrastructure”, a term we coined. Instead, we sought to provide raw fiber, wavelengths, ethernet, IP, and technical space to those entities that needed a whole lot of bandwidth.

Next Wednesday Is The Internet Slowdown

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

What I want to see is a framework that everyone agrees to (application developers, bandwidth providers, last mile access providers, and the regulators) that says you can’t prioritize one bit over another in the last mile access network and you can’t charge application developers to deliver their bits to the end user. We’ve talked a lot here at AVC about Net Neutrality. I hate that term because it’s got so much baggage now that it is essentially meaningless to me.

10 Outsourcing Myths Jeopardize Too Many New Ventures

Startup Professionals Musings

When you sign up remote workers, you’ll start to rely heavily on collaborative tools, Internet bandwidth, and new data security tools. These days, it is almost impossible to find a small business where everything is done at the home location, by full-time employees.

3 Reasons to Hold a Start-Up Contest

Inc Startups

That's what Bandwidth, a VoIP solutions provider did to raise interest in its services among start-up companies using telecommunications. In its recently completed contest, the prize is up to $600,000 worth of Bandwidth's product. Here's what Bandwidth got out of running its contest: 1.

A Look At The Benefits Of Using A VPN

The Startup Magazine

You may find that your internet routes are not great or your bandwidth has limitations when it comes to international resources. It will give you a bandwidth that will cover far away destinations in the same way as the bandwidth you have with the local VPN server. What is VPN?

Scaling customer learning is NOT about talking to more people

The Startup Toolkit

The normal way this mistake plays out is a move from low-scale, high-bandwidth learning activities (like talking to people in person) and move to high-scale, low-bandwidth activities (like surveys). From the mailbag: “Related to your book, quick question.

The Neurotech Era

Feld Thoughts

That is, most fundamentally, because they have such low-bandwidth connections to the human brain. The highest bandwidth neural interface ever placed into a human brain, on the other hand, had just 256 electrodes. What if, at some point, technology gives us high-bandwidth neural interfaces that can be easily implanted? All of that is likely to eventually be possible, given a high enough bandwidth connection to the brain.

Why Aren’t ISPs Surfing Moore’s Law?

Andrew Payne

Given this, why isn’t our Internet bandwidth keeping up? But fiber is special: unlike copper circuits , fiber bandwidth is usually limited by the endpoint technology. Where DSL is often running as fast as the copper can stand, fiber links have much, much higher potential bandwidth. For the fiber now in the ground and on the poles, why isn’t bandwidth price-performance improving more quickly? Back in the mid-90s, I bought a new family PC for $3300.

HostGator Really Beefs Up Their Servers!

TylerCruz.com: An Internet Entrepreneur's Journey

So, I was delightfully surprised (although at the same time, not-so surprised) when I discovered in their newsletter that was sent out yesterday, that HostGator has increased the amount of bandwidth on all of their dedicated servers to 10TB. Bandwidth Overages are Hella Expensive.

mctop – a tool for analyzing memcache get traffic

Code as Craft

For the most part network bandwidth across all memcache instances within a pool is relatively balanced. These hot keys, however, contribute a significant additional amount of egress network traffic and have the potential to saturate the available network bandwidth of the interface.

JumpCloud – Jump to the Next Level of DevOps

Feld Thoughts

My partners and I often worry about companies we’ve invested in having enough bandwidth and resources to adequately cover issues of reliability, availability, and security. Two of the themes we love to invest in are Protocol and Glue.

Lowering Operational Costs with Network as a Service (NaaS)

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Until now, overpriced bandwidth has been a major issue for many businesses. As more and more core applications move to the cloud, businesses have been forced to pay a premium for lower bandwidth usage. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CBTS. All opinions are 100% mine.

Dear Internet: Let’s Demo The Slow Lane

Feld Thoughts

I’m no server expert, but it looks like Apache has a setting called mod_ratelimit that does bandwidth throttling for client connections. Yesterday when we were having Comcast issues in downtown Boulder, I thought about how slow the Internet speed at my office was. For several hours, it was 0 Mbps down and 0 Mbps up (0/0) until I gave up and tethered my iPhone to my computer and used Verizon LTE for the rest of the afternoon.

[Sponsored] Fixing Lag: How To Reduce Network Latency And Improve Download Speeds


Close bandwidth intensive programs. Network connections all have limited bandwidth. If you are using more than your maximum bandwidth, your network latency will drop.

10 Business Idea Assertions Mask The Real Challenge

Startup Professionals Musings

Yet most team members don’t have the bandwidth or interest to do their existing job, and well as address major innovations. Most people think innovation is all about ideas, when in fact it is more about delivery, people, and process.

Metro Ethernet Networking And How It Can Improve Your Business


Scalable Bandwidth. You don’t have to keep re-installing systems anytime you need a bandwidth upgrade. The bandwidths are easily scalable and you can easily dictate exactly what you need for your business. Today’s businesses significantly rely on information technology.