MHTA — DataBank, a leading national data center and cloud provider with two Twin Cities locations, recently hosted a group of students from Humboldt High School for an excellent onsite Tech Experience Tour at their MSP2 facility in Eagan. MHTA is working with area companies to provide these unique Tech Experience Tours for students interested in learning more about information technology and the high tech business world.
DataBank hosts a Tech Experience Tour for Humboldt High School students
MHTA, AchieveMpls partner with companies to host a series of Tech Experience Tours
MHTA — Last month, MHTA and AchieveMpls partnered with several Minnesota companies to host a series of Tech Experience Tours over the course of a week for their STEP-UP students.
MHTA and Computex Technology Solutions to host data center series
Digital transformation remains a key challenge for businesses across the region. A quickly changing economy along with new technologies and business operating models have put traditional IT in a disruptive state. To help get insight into what’s working, what isn’t and the future of the data center, Computex Technology Solutions will host a 3-part series along with MHTA. The first session called “Stories from the Enterprise” will be Monday afternoon, August 14th at Cooper Pub in St. Louis Park.
STEM Day at the Minnesota State Fair returns August 24
The eighth annual STEM Day (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) returns for the opening day of the Minnesota State Fair, Thursday, Aug. 24, 8 a.m. — 5 p.m., in the newly renamed Dan Patch Park (formerly Carousel Park) just outside the grandstand.
Venture capital investment at $241 million in Q2-2017
MHTA — Minnesota companies raised $241 million in venture capital in the first quarter of 2017, according to data from PricewaterhouseCoopers and CB Insights.