InvestOttawa- December 2016
InvestOttawa- December 2016
We caught up with two of the December cohort grads, and Invest Ottawa portfolio companies, Zighra and Solink, to learn about their experience and hear their top three takeaways. Read more.
The C100- October 2016
After weeks of evaluating nearly 200 early-stage startup nominations from its Partners and Ambassadors, C100 has carefully selected 22 companies for the next 48Hrs in the Valley cohort in December in San Francisco. We’re proud to announce that Solink is one of the selected companies. Read more.
Invest Ottawa- November 2015
By combining cloud storage, big data search capabilities and mobility, Solink says it’s on the brink of transforming what they call “a stagnant industry”; and by landing premium brands like Tim Horton’s, the firm is well on its way. Invest Ottawa spoke with Solink CEO, Michael Matta, about their new vision for the surveillance space and how Ottawa is a “melting pot” of tech talent. Read more.
Ottawa Business Journal- November 2015
Solink has a high-powered team behind it. The company’s board includes Mr. Matthews, Wesley Clover president Paul Chiarelli and former Mitel CEO Don Smith. Its crack staff includes talented coders from around the world, working through problems seen as too difficult by the established security industry. Read more.
Invest Ottawa- October 2014
Solink has rapidly accelerated to a global scale not without the strategic support of our corporate partners. Having strategic partners and gaining access to their customers is a key element in the progression of any start-up. The members of our community that have come together to champion L-SPARK’s entrepreneurs will be instrumental in bringing their products to market. Read more.
Security Info Watch- August 2014
One of the limitations of traditional big data solutions is a lack of contextual data – only video can provide the context needed to advance these solutions. And, with video being the most context-rich form of data, managers and executives have begun to ask: How can we combine video and big data analytics to help answer real-world business problems and gain actionable insights? Read more.
Ottawa Business Journal- March 2014
The company developed a computer program that analyzes data from the bank’s security cameras in conjunction with transaction records, says Solink CEO Michael Matta. The idea is to find situations where the two data sources don’t match. A man standing in front of an ATM for several minutes wouldn’t necessarily set off alarm bells. But the Solink system would notice if, for example, that same individual withdrew money from three different accounts during his visit. Read more.
Security Info Watch- March 2014
Solink is helping banks and retailers make more informed decisions through video. This includes how to best protect assets, become more competitive, and increase employee productivity,” said Mike Matta,Solink Co-Founder and CEO. “Solink is also expanding its applications into other Big Data relevant verticals that are able to use video to find more efficient ways to leverage existing data streams. Read more.