Silicon Valley


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Silicon Valley

An area in California, centering on San Francisco and San Jose, known for the large number of computer and internet companies. Silicon Valley became important during the dot-com bubble in the 1990s. It remains important both in investing and for the technical expertise of its companies and employees. Prominent companies such as Google and Intel are headquartered in Silicon Valley.
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It's a mini MBA done in a very Silicon Valley style," says Jaswa, whose Silicon Valley chapter hosts 20 to 25 of these sessions per year.
Robert Burnett Worked in Silicon Valley for more than 20 years and was the first vice president of engineering at Cisco Systems.
Bolton, who is working on a book about women entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, said she studied initial public offerings since 1991 and found very little change in the percentage of women-run companies here.
The library for the 21st century will blend SCU's Jesuit tradition with information technology in the context of contemporary Silicon Valley.
A goal of the Summit is the generation of an action agendaCoa series of next steps from a broader policy perspective and from different sector perspectives (economic, political, social) to drive the more coordinated actions of Silicon Valley as a whole," says Pedro Hernandez-Ramos, associate director of SCU's Center for Science, Technology, and Society, and one of the organizers of the event.
An advisory panel with representatives from the telephone industry, Silicon Valley technology companies, and community organizations has overseen plans for the project.
Established in 1997, Walker Research Associates has deep roots and experience in Silicon Valley semiconductor, software and aerospace industries.
The centrality of Silicon Valley in the recent history of science and technology has made this region a major focus of scholarly and journalistic inquiry.
Silicon Valley Bank has proven their expertise with small to mid-size growing companies and is a terrific fit for our needs.
For more than a decade, we've been dedicated to helping leading San Diego life science and technology companies, like Axesstel, with financing that will help them build value for their shareholders," said Susan Worsham, San Diego deal team leader, SVB Silicon Valley Bank.
NASDAQ: TWAV), a worldwide leader in the development, manufacture and sale of process control metrology systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors, today announced the Company has extended by one year its existing $15 million line of credit from SVB Silicon Valley Bank, the primary commercial banking subsidiary of SVB Financial Group.
NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout the United States, announced today that it has secured a $52 million credit facility with SVB Silicon Valley Bank and KeyBanc Capital Markets.
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