Tag: start-up

“What’s in a name? That which we call a ‘Start-up’…”

Trends & challenges

by Virginia Linehan

Following hours and days of research on funding for ICT start-ups in Ireland I became increasingly frustrated with the information available. While there is an abundance of information from government and non-government sources the information unveiled did not offer much insight into our scope of research. It became apparent that it is extremely difficult to build a profile around this particular segment of the ICT sector in Ireland. The difficulty is that much of the information was grouped either as part the Irish technology industry as a whole or as part of a collective “start-up” group including non-tech business areas of professional services, social and personal services, wholesale, Keep reading