|Acquired by||CounterPath Corporation|
|Series B, 4/05 |
|Series C, 5/06 |
BDC Venture Capital
FirstHand Technologies, Inc. provides mobile unified communications solutions. It mobilizes enterprise communications by extending the functionality of private branch exchanges and related servers to smart phones and dual-mode devices. The company offers fixed-mobile convergence, a solution, which delivers enterprise telephony features and single number connectivity over cellular and/or Wi-Fi networks. It transforms smartphones and personal digital assistants into business telephones with mobility in Wi-Fi and cellular networks using a single number. The companyâ€™s products and solutions also include mobile console, mobile assistant, video conferencing, data conferencing, audio conferencing, presence server, desktop console, enterprise mobility solution, and collaboration. FirstHand Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2002 as SIPquest, Inc. and changed its name in 2006. The company is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada. As of February 1, 2008, FirstHand Technologies, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of CounterPath Corporation (OTCBB: COPA).