$1 Million in Seed Funding
On April 30, 2013 Solaborate, a social networking platform for technology professionals, announced that they have received $1M in Seed Funding. Solaborate is a new way for the technology community to be more productive. Technology professionals and companies are invited to connect, collaborate and discover opportunities while creating an ecosystem around products and services. Built on Microsoft Windows Azure cloud computing, HTML5, WebSockets and WebRTC protocol for real time communication, the platform integrates with existing social media channels such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. Professionals can post questions, share documents and presentations, chat, video conference, and provide best practices. They can also follow other technology professionals, companies, products and services, access knowledge, search and apply for jobs and opportunities, provide commentary, preview product demos, etc.
Solaborate is a social and collaboration platform dedicated to technology professionals and companies to connect, collaborate, discover opportunities, and create an ecosystem around products and services. Solaborate provides technology professionals with a central place with the right tools and services to collaborate in real time and be more productive. Solaborate goes beyond internal integration to enable interaction with people outside the company, including experts, potential hires and even customers. It differentiates itself in the world of social networking by focusing on the needs of tech professionals.
You can find more information on Solaborate’s funding on their blog.