Orlando startup Datanautix lands big partners while avoiding venture capital

Experienced tech executive Sanjay Patel has operated venture capital-backed companies before. 

However, the CEO of Orlando-based Datanautix launched his current company in 2006 with the intention of not seeking any investors, he told Orlando Inno. “This is more fun.” 

Datanautix took a big step forward when it signed an agreement with Intrado Corp. to bring the telecommunications firm on as a customer, the company announced Aug. 18. Thanks to that partnership and others on the horizon,…