Industry Descriptions

Industry Description
Advanced Materials Advanced or exotic materials or polymers
Agriculture Agricultural technologies
Alternative Energy Solar, wind and other non-fossil fuel energy technologies
Biotechnology Biotechnology drug development firms, diagnostics
Clean Tech Water purification, engine efficiency technologies
Communications Unified, mass communications equipment and software providers
Components Computer components
Consulting Consulting firms
Consumer Consumer and retail oriented
Defense Military defense equipment and services
Digital Media Digital advertising networks and game developers
ECommerce ECommerce and electronic payment systems, ex-Mobile
Education Education software and services
Electronics Consumer electronics; MEMS
Energy Fossil fuel energy development and services companies
Engineering Engineering systems and solutions
Entertainment Online entertainment websites
Environmental Environmental remediation
Financial Services Enterprise and consumer financial services, ex- ECommerce
Government Government software and services
Healthcare Healthcare management services or technologies
Healthcare Services Healthcare ecosystem services
Infrastructure Internet infrastructure
Insurance Insurance providers or technologies
Internet Consumer and enterprise Internet services; social networking
IT Enterprise information technologies, software and services
Life Sciences General life sciences
Manufacturing Manufacturing equipment
Media Media - off-line and online
Medical Devices & Instruments Medical & surgical devices, diagnostics
Mobile Mobile applications, payments and networks
Nanotechnology Nanotechnology technologies and services
Networking Optical networking equipment and services
Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical drug development firms
Security Security software - enterprise and consumer
Semiconductors Semiconductors - fab and fabless
Software Enterprise and consumer software
Storage Storage equipment, software and services
Telecom Telecommunications equipment and services
Transportation Vehicle manufacturers
Wireless Wireless equipment and service providers