June 08, 2010
Each day, the Lead411 research team scours through 600+ press releases and business articles including venture capital fundings, company launches, new office openings, customer press releases, etc. This information has given insight to which are the fastest growing companies in the U.S. Their "Hottest Companies" awards have been created to recognize these fast growing companies in different geographic regions. This particular list originally started with over 700 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 55.
June 01, 2010
Seattle has a few strong anchors already in Amazon.com and Microsoft, and there are a few entrepreneurs who are adopting a go-big or go-home mentality in their next projects. (Apptio's Sunny Gupta and Zillow.com's Rich Barton are two examples).
May 31, 2010
Apptio is betting big on the market for demand-based budget forecasting. A new feature in its technology business management solutions software suite aims to help business managers plan and budget more accurately by inputting departmental forecasts into its software.
May 26, 2010
Apptio, the leading provider of on-demand Technology Business Management (TBM) solutions, today introduced a Demand-Based Forecasting feature that enables line of business managers to directly input departmental forecasts into Apptio's software. With this offering, Apptio is the first TBM provider to provide "closed-loop financial management" for IT, resulting in a more accurate planning and budgeting process that reflects the needs of the business and resources required from IT.