By Lou Covey
Editorial Director, Footwasher Media
When most people think of countries with robust technology industries, they consider China, Japan, Korea, the US, Germany and India. Ireland does not leap to mind. However, Ireland is producing more fast-growing technology startups than any other country in the European Union. The top five and 4 of the top 5 semiconductor firms have a significant presence in Ireland and technology products are 25 percent of the country’s exports. Out of all that only 233 of Ireland’s 5,500 technology companies are based outside of the country, according to ICT Ireland.
ICT Ireland reported …