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“Sweet Spots” of Sector Intersection Series, Part III: Meet Deeplocal and Astrobotic

by on May 20, 2015

To conclude this short series showcasing the intersection of tech with other key regional sectors, we present two more distinctive companies.  They are among the many that are fueling our region’s economy with innovation, but these two, in particular, introduce engineering and robotics to the “intersection” mix. These two companies are uniquely coloring the regional […]


“Sweet Spots” of Sector Intersection Series, Part II: Meet Netronome and Boeing

by on May 19, 2015

Continuing our series and spotlighting the meeting of technology and advanced manufacturing we present two companies from Fayette and Butler counties that are making themselves indispensible to clients worldwide. Cranberry Township-based Netronome is a leading developer of high-performance networking solutions for cloud, data center, service provider and enterprise communications products.  Netronome’s processors raise communications network […]


SERIES: The “Sweet Spots” of Sector Intersection in the Pittsburgh Region’s Economy

by on May 18, 2015

The Pittsburgh region’s economy was re-engineered over the past 30 years to be diverse and balanced, with five key industry sectors as pillars of a “new economy” not dependent on only one industry.  This strategy has served the region well, even during the Great Recession.  This “new economy” is further evolving with “sweet spots” of […]