Forescout will continue to be led by CEO and president Michael DeCesare following the acquisition.
The competitiveness of 132 countries was measured according to 70 talent-related variables.
Israel’s largest Arab city, situated at the foot of the Nazareth Range hills, is the picturesque home for approximately 75,000 residents of predominantly Muslim and Christian origin.
Bethlehem conference connects local talent with international players
The winning companies will go on to participate in the MassChallenge Israel US Roadshow, a curated business trip in Boston and New York, due to take place September 9 - 13.
Despite dropping eight places, the city was praised for improvements in the presence of open data initiatives and access to technology.
Panthera, Hebrew for a female panther, is a sprawling indoor campus on HaArba'a Street, specially designed to cater for the needs of professional women.
Among the multinational companies that have joined the project are Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi's Israeli innovation lab and Dell Technologies.