Business and Economy

UT Austin's Software Quality Institute launches series of software books

Feb. 2, 2000

The University of Texas at Austin's Software Quality Institute (SQI) is expanding its service to the software professional community by publishing Constructing Superior Software, the first in a series of books that will deal with software development, software management, integration of software into other industries and software quality. This flagship book in the SQI series was published jointly with Macmillan Technical Publishing.

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UT, venture capital, new business creation leaders bring workshop series to aspiring entrepreneurs

Jan. 25, 2000

The thousands of engineers, developers, and managers in Austin's high tech community who are bursting with ideas for new businesses now have a forum to help turn those ideas into viable businesses. The University of Texas at Austin, the venture capital and investor community, and those who advise entrepreneurs have joined together to create a series of workshops, called From Idea to IPO®, to help these idea generators continue the phenomenal growth of Austin's high tech economy.

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Schlumberger provides $21.8 million in petroleum exploration, production software to UT Austin as aid to geoscience research, education

Jan. 12, 2000

The University of Texas at Austin has received $21.8 million in leading-edge oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) software from Schlumberger.

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Internet enterprise wins competition

Dec. 3, 1999

On Thursday (Dec. 2), the 17th annual Texas MOOT CORP® Business Plan Competition awarded first prize to a revolutionary Internet enterprise conceived by a team of five University of Texas at Austin MBA students.

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UT Austin's IC2 Institute hosts graduation ceremony for seven companies in its Austin Technology Incubator program

Dec. 1, 1999

The University of Texas at Austin's IC2 Institute is holding a graduation ceremony for seven companies participating in its Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) program. The ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 2) at MCC Auditorium at 3925 West Braker Lane. The event is by invitation only.

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