Solaborate, a Fontana, CA-based social networking platform for technology professionals, raised over $1m in seed funding.
Backers included unnamed angel and individual investors.
Led by Labinot Bytyqi, Founder and CEO, Solaborate provides technology professionals and companies with a social networking platform to connect, collaborate and create an ecosystem around products and services.
Professionals can post questions, share documents and presentations, chat, video conference, and provide best practices. They can also follow other technology professionals, companies, products and services, access knowledge, search and apply for jobs and opportunities, provide commentary, preview product demos, etc.
Built on Microsoft Windows Azure cloud computing, HTML5, WebSockets and WebRTC protocol for real time communication, the platform integrates with existing social media channels such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+ and Twitter.
It launched in beta today.