Big projects & deals: Here’s what Orlando tech firms have going on

If you ask a Central Florida tech executive what their firm has going on, they likely will mention a new product or big deal in the works.

Several companies, ranging from Orlando-based payment processing firm Fattmerchant to newer players like AireHealth, are continuing to develop the emerging tech landscape in the area. That scene, valued at $12.5 billion in Central Florida, includes emerging firms in modeling and simulation, defense, aerospace, biotech and more as the industry fights to gain more influence, draw innovation and create more jobs. Read more here.