With more than 1,300 members, the membership of the Pittsburgh Technology Council spans an array of innovation-driven industries. A cross section of the PTC’s membership is below. Read each companies description and then click on their links to learn more about their technologies and products.
Accipiter Systems, Inc., is a leading developer of innovative networking solutions delivering products that reduce recurring expenses by facilitating infrastructure consolidation and reduce non-recurring capital expenditures by extending the useful life of installed server equipment. Accipiter’s focus is on delivering specialized network interface cards that not only provide a significant increase in bandwidth, but also interoperate with existing infrastructure, reduce server loading and enable more efficient server deployment and utilization in corporate networks in order to reduce overall network operating expenses.
Brainstage Research provides a robust, state-of-the-art in silico solution for drug discovery and development. Brainstage is developing and will market a software system based upon a proprietary use of the Semantic Web and aimed directly at the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries. This new technology will help accelerate biomedical research and the drug discovery process through integrated, analytical and interactive search, data synthesis, and computer simulation technologies.
Cybergenetics, the world leader in computer automated STR data analysis. Cybergenetics provides the unique TrueAllele®interpretation technology and related services to laboratories for forensic crime scene and reference DNA, as well as mass disaster victim remains.
ElectroMechanical Engineering Associates, Inc. (EME), was founded in 1982 as a corporation in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It has grown to more than 30 consultant-level engineers, each with university degrees and more than 30 years of experience. The consultants are supported by engineers, technicians, and drafters as each project may require.
Frontline Systems, Inc., is a software development and services company that specializes in designing, implementing, and managing database applications for small- to mid-sized companies. Frontline delivers integrated solutions serving departmental, company-wide, and/or global users (via the Internet) in Microsoft Windows operating systems, and in Microsoft Access and Microsoft SQL Server database platforms.
Hybrid Learning Systems began in 2003 when Kris Rockwell left his position as the manager of the flight training eLearning development group at a major international airline. The concept was a simple one; open a small, agile development house to expand on the eLearning ideas garnered from the experience in the airline industry in order to develop innovative learning solutions that bridged traditional learning principles and modern technologies.
Precision Therapeutics, Inc., is an individualized medicine company providing patient and tumor-specific information through a test predicting patient response to chemotherapy. Because of the explosion in pharmaceutical innovation in the oncology market (more than 400 cancer drugs in human trials) the oncologist is faced with a broad array of treatments and no means to decide the most effective option for an individual patient. Precision clinical data to date suggests a three-fold improvement in progression-free survival when a physician uses PTI information.
Safaba Translation Solutions LLC provides automated language translation and localization solutions to the world’s leading global enterprises. With its unique approach to Machine Translation (MT), Safaba helps its clients enhance their global customers’ experience and boost local and global brand value. This is accomplished by transforming the growing volumes of corporate content at the velocity dictated by global markets while maintaining message integrity and value.
TEKsystems is a leading provider of IT services and the recognized leader in Information Technology and Communication staffing. It offers a full line of comprehensive IT services, from consulting to technology deployment service and custom application development. It helps businesses design, install, deploy and run their IT, communications and network systems by providing services and the best IT consultants available.
Vertical Solutions is a full service IT and Business Solutions consulting firm, specializing in Managed Network Services, Outsourced HelpDesk, Backup/Disaster Recover Solutions, Local/Wide Area Network Solutions, and leading ERP applications, including Microsoft Dynamics GP, Sage PFW and MAS 500.
Zero Fossil is dedicated to the development and implementation of sustainable practices. It designs and manufactures power systems that utilize the abundant clean energy around us – sun, wind, water, and even human power. From manufacturing to delivery, it uses fossil free energy solutions to power all our work. It offers a wide range of products and services that have been used to power chicken coops, national historic landmarks, festivals and concerts.