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SNS FiRe Conference Names SpaceCurve a 2014 FiReStarter Company

Global Thought Leaders Converge to Work on Solving Some of the World's Greatest Challenges in Real-Time

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/25/14 -- Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that SpaceCurve has been selected as a 2014 FiReStarter company, to be featured at the 12th annual Future in Review (FiRe) conference. Described by The Economist as "the best technology conference in the world," FiRe features global thought leaders in technology and the global economy, including Elon Musk, Mark Hurd, Vint Cerf, Leroy Hood, Patti Grace Smith, Craig Venter, Paul Jacobs, Michael Dell, and many others. FiReStarters are selected based on the strength of their innovations and their potential to bring positive change to the world, and are showcased at an exclusive investor reception at the FiRe conference, in panels throughout the event, and with ongoing relationships introduced and supported by SNS.

SpaceCurve has created a real-time big data platform for the Internet of Things and a new generation of applications and services. The platform concurrently ingests, fuses, and analyzes massive volumes of streaming and historical data to provide organizations with precise, multilayered intelligence that mirrors changing realities. SpaceCurve transforms high-velocity data of many types in real-time into insights, allowing organizations to assess opportunities and risks faster and more completely, make better decisions, and drive competitive advantages.

"The Internet of Things and big data are disrupting businesses. Organizations that want to lead a new era of economic growth must embrace real-time technologies that turn streaming data into actionable intelligence. SpaceCurve is honored to be selected as a FiReStarter company and to share its vision with other leaders that are defining the future," said John Slitz, CEO of SpaceCurve.

"We are delighted to have SpaceCurve join us as a FiReStarter Company for FiRe 2014. I think we are just at the beginning of solving problems inherent to the future scale of the Internet of Things, and SpaceCurve has created a new data platform which addresses the issues of extracting value at scale while increasing real-time performance and efficiency in virtually all IoT environments," said Mark Anderson, FiRe Chair and CEO of the Strategic News Service.

Future in Review is a gathering of world-class thought leaders, convened each year with the goal of providing the most accurate look forward in technology. FiRe is a world leader in exploring how technology drives the world economy, and in using technology to solve major social challenges. These goals have been consistently achieved through FiRe's collaboration across technology-driven industries and through active support from the global FiRe community. Now in its 12th year, FiRe 2014 will take place May 20-23 at the Montage Laguna Beach, California.

To register for FiRe 2014, and to see bios of speakers and other participants, go to www.futureinreview.com.

Strategic News Service was founded by Mark Anderson in 1995 as the first subscription-based online news service. Since its inception, SNS has proven the most accurate predictive report covering technology and the global economy. Its subscribers include top managers at technology and finance companies across the globe, including Oracle, Microsoft, Dell, HP, Cisco, Intel, Google, British Telecom, SpaceX, Amazon, Telstra, and others.

SNS has been operating the annual FiRe conference since 2003. FiRe exposes world experts and participants to new ideas, and conversations about them, producing an accurate portrait of the future; and focuses on creating technology solutions to current local and global problems. FiRe 2014 will take place May 20-23 at the Montage hotel in Laguna Beach, California. For more information and to register, go to www.futureinreview.com.

Future in Review™ is a Strategic News Service™ conference. Future in Review and Strategic News Service (SNS) are registered international trademarks. The "SNS Global Report" is the most accurate publicly ranked predictive newsletter in computing and communications.

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