Madison Noteworthy's Mike Victorson interviews Bert Barabas, founder of MIOsoft, a Madison-based software company with a global footprint. MIOsoft's context technology automatically discovers what data is relevant and what data is related. The contextualized data is complete, comprehensive, and ready for analytics and applications. Its latest venture is Barrage, which provides insightful real-time analytics and alerting for IoT (Internet of Things) data. Clients can also use Barrage to store data for historical examination and analysis — and do real-time analytics at the same time. Visit www.MIOsoft.com.
The president of Beloit College may have thought he was offering a simple endorsement, but actually he was communicating volumes about the experience of place and the importance of making an investment. In a letter written to bolster Beloit’s chances of winning a Great American Main Street award (which it did), Scott Bierman told the story of how he came to accept the position as president of the private college, and how a simple walk downtown helped seal the deal with wife Melody.