Archive for the ‘Enterprise’ Category

Optiv Security Doubles North Texas Footprint With New Innovation and Fusion Center

Posted by Alex Edwards

Optiv Security, which calls itself a “one-stop” trusted cybersecurity partner, is boosting its presence in North Texas with the opening of a Dallas Innovation and Fusion Center.

Housed in Frisco’s HALL Park complex, the more than 14,000-square-foot facility is intended …

Future Proof: Zinwave’s Tech Needs No Hardware Upgrades for New Frequencies

Posted by Lance Murray

Zinwave, whose UNItivity platform is the only future-proof, universal wireless access solution on the market, relocated its headquarters from Cambridge, England, to Dallas in March 2017.

Zinwave’s platform is the industry’s only in-building wireless system that supports all …

Follow the Money: OncoNano Series A Funding Reaches $35.4M; ECi Acquires UK Software Reseller

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

Have …

Weir’s Plaza Breaks Ground With WeWork and Kirkland & Ellis as Major Tenants

Posted by Lance Murray

Coworking space WeWork and international law firm Kirkland & Ellis have signed large leases at the new Weir’s Plaza, a mixed-use development that will be located in the Knox-Henderson neighborhood.

Kirkland & Ellis is one of the nation’s oldest IP …

AT&T and Microsoft Form Multibillion-Dollar Alliance to Collaborate on Cloud, AI, 5G, and More

Posted by Alex Edwards

AT&T Communications today announced it was entering an extensive, multiyear alliance with Microsoft Corp., intended to improve people’s everyday lives. Together, the two companies will collaborate on emerging technologies that AT&T says will deliver new innovations and offerings for its

Deloitte Drives Innovation Every Day at Deloitte University

Posted by Deloitte

Just over a decade ago, Deloitte selected a 107-acre property in North Texas as the home of Deloitte University (DU). The decision was a groundbreaking move (pardon the pun) to invest in bricks and mortar when most considered digital learning

Dallas Invents: 129 Patents Granted for Week of July 9

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

DI People: FluidLytix, TeamSupport, Dallas Medical Resource Make Leadership Moves

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are people moves tied

ThriftBooks’ Dallas Used Book Fulfillment Center to Become Its Largest in the Country

Posted by Lance Murray

ThriftBooks, which calls itself the world’s largest seller of used books, is turning a new page on its Dallas operations with the massive expansion of its 60,000-square-foot warehouse here.

Thriftbooks currently has eight warehouses across the U.S. But, after the …

Forrester Research Names Epsilon a Loyalty Leader in Two Evaluations

Posted by Lance Murray

Epsilon was named a leader in the July 2019 report “The Forrester Wave: Loyalty Service Providers, Q3 2019” and in “The Forrester Wave: Loyalty Technology Platforms, Q2 2019” for its Agility Loyalty solution. 

Not only was Epsilon named a leader …

Meet the Innovators: Xiaolin Lu, R&D Manager of Texas Instruments

Posted by Dallas Innovates | Staff Report

From her work with the first generations of DSL broadband internet to sensing networks to the IoT to the smart grid, Xiaolin Lu has done it all in her 20-plus years at Texas Instruments. And she has a strong drive

Rent the Runway’s Largest Fulfillment Center Yet Opens in Arlington

Posted by Alex Edwards

What will probably be the largest laundry load ever washed is coming to North Texas. The fashionistas over at Rent the Runway have opened the ‘country’s largest dry cleaner’ at their new fulfillment center in Arlington—the largest for the company

ShearShare Cuts Down the Difficulty With Its New Finance Tool

Posted by Liz Goodwin

ShearShare’s app works like an Airbnb for barbers and cosmetologists—instead of renting houses, they’re renting salon and barbershop stations. Now, the company is going one step further by not only helping their clients with rentals, but also with finances.

ShearShare …

Through the Lens: The Power of Video

Posted by Ricky Townsend

SenderoEven if you’re one of the few dozen people who never saw Steven Spielberg’s JURASSIC PARK (1993), there’s a decent chance you’re still familiar with the famous “water ripple scene”—an iconic moment that deftly accomplishes two primary goals that

Cities Nail Down Prosperous Futures From Their Pasts with Historic Redevelopment

Posted by Dallas Innovates | Staff Report

All across North Texas, cities and towns have embraced historic redevelopment as a way to bring in new businesses, new residents, and tourist dollars.

Old, sometimes ramshackle, buildings become bustling shops and restaurants. Aged hotels find new life and new …

Historic Preservation: How Bringing New Life to Old Buildings Reaps Rewards

Posted by Jeremiah Jensen

There’s something tantalizing about unveiling hidden gems in the built environment, walking on floorboards older than anyone alive today, and writing the next chapter in a building’s life. That’s why developers across North Texas are pumping new life into old

Follow the Money: Travel Startup Traxo Raises $1.85M; Ryan, ECi Software Make Acquisitions

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

Have …

Harvest Returns Starts Opportunity Zones Fund to Nurture Ag Investments

Posted by Lance Murray

Harvest Returns, a Fort Worth-based investment platform for agriculture, announced that it has launched the Sustainable Agriculture Opportunity Zone Fund to help farmers in Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs).

Opportunity Zones—established by the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017—are …

Dallas’ Rolex Building Wins ENR’s 2019 Global Best Projects Award in Office Category

Posted by Lance Murray

Harwood International’s new Rolex Building was named one of the 2019 Global Best Projects winners in Engineering News-Record’s seventh annual competition.

Global Best Projects recognizes the teams that created some of the most iconic design and construction projects from the …

Dallas Invents: 143 Patents Granted for Week of July 2

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of