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Peer-to-Peer

A loan to a start-up or other new company from a source other than a financial institution. A lender often charges high interest in a P to P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.
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Peer2Peer Networks focuses on creating platforms that allow individuals to connect with each other, as well as to directly support micro businesses and services.
Peer2Peer will begin taking exclusive, limited partnership reservations for this new real estate crowdfunding service on April 4, 2014.
Founded in 2013, Peer2Peer networks is an internet platform connecting individuals and business with the tools they need to grow their enterprises.
Appistry Peer2Peer is a comprehensive Web portal for developers and architects building scalable applications with Appistry products.
WHAT: CIS invites security and virtualization experts to join a consensus working group to set a virtual machine security benchmark WHEN: Thursday, February 8, 2007 10:40 AM - 11:30 AM PST WHERE: RSA Conference 2007 Peer2Peer, Room 303B Moscone Center 747 Howard Street San Francisco, California
Diversinet will also participate in a Peer2Peer session on e-wallets led by Stuart Vaeth, the company's chief security officer (CSO).
Stuart Vaeth, CSO, will lead the Peer2Peer session entitled, "E-Wallets: Has Their Time Arrived?
Also on Tuesday, Greg Kopchinski, Bivio's senior manager of product management, will facilitate a Peer2Peer session titled, "Universal Threat Management Platforms: Ready for Prime Time?
Finally, on Wednesday, February 7, Alex Kleyman, Bivio's vice president of hardware engineering, will facilitate another Peer2Peer session titled, "Technology within the Processor Core: Performance vs.
BeyondTrust Corporation, the leading provider of Enterprise Least Privilege Management solutions, today announced that Chief Technology Officer Marco Peretti has been selected to lead a Peer2Peer discussion at the upcoming RSA Conference 2007.
What: Peer2Peer Presentation: "Implementing the Security Best Practice of Least Privilege"
com Web portal site is "home" for service professionals and executives and features many opportunities such as Peer2Peer Connection Rooms; Member Showcases; Member2Member Information Exchange; Expert Connections; SupportBooks.