Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

New Relic
New Relic is the all-in-one web application performance management provider that supports Ruby, Java, PHP, .Net & Python. Our cloud-based service combines real user, server and application monitoring in a single SaaS solution built from the ground up; providing a comprehensive top-to-bottom, front-to-back view of application performance. More than 13,000+ organizations use New Relic to monitor over 25 billion metrics in production each day.

Corporate Sponsor

HP
HP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world’s largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems. HP is best equipped to offer customers the most expansive cloud portfolio. To learn more about HP’s cloud solutions, please visit us at http://www.hpcloud.com

Gold Sponsors

Sequoia Capital
Sequoia Capital provides venture capital funding to founders of startups who want to turn business ideas into enduring companies. As the “Entrepreneurs Behind the Entrepreneurs”, Sequoia Capital’s Partners have worked with innovators such as Steve Jobs of Apple Computer, Larry Ellison of Oracle, Bob Swanson of Linear Technology, Sandy Lerner and Len Bozack of Cisco Systems, Dan Warmenhoven of NetApp, Jerry Yang and David Filo of Yahoo!, Jen-Hsun Huang of NVIDIA, Michael Marks of Flextronics, Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google, Chad Hurley and Steve Chen of YouTube, Dominic Orr and Keerti Melkote of Aruba Networks, Tony Hsieh of Zappos, Omar Hamoui of Admob, Steve Streit of Green Dot and Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn. To learn more about Sequoia Capital visit http://www.sequoiacap.com/us.

Scality
Scality RING Organic Storage is the ultimate solution for the storage of unstructured data at petabyte scale. Scality RING is typically used by SaaS applications providers (such as webmail), Web 2.0 services (such as social networks or photo and video sharing), private clouds and public clouds (StaaS).Built on patented object-based storage technology, the organic design creates a scale-out storage system with distributed intelligence, which has no single point of failure and zero downtime, while delivering Tier 1 storage performance for webscale applications.

Silver Sponsors

Cloudsoft
Cloudsoft is venture backed software company. Cloudsoft offers Monterey, an enterprise class application middleware platform. Monterey solves the problems associated with scaling BigApps across machines, locations and clouds. Monterey exploits the elasticity, agility and cost benefits of cloud while ensuring governance and compliance policies are enforced. Cloudsoft also offers professional open source support for the jclouds (www.jclouds.org) library including service provider onboarding and continuous certification.

Trinity Ventures
Founded in 1986, Trinity Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm dedicated to partnering with passionate entrepreneurs to transform revolutionary ideas into reality. Trinity Ventures believes in personal engagement, mutual respect and goal alignmentwith the entrepreneurs we fund. With over $1B under management, Trinity focuses on early stage and seed technology investments with particular emphasis on cloud computing, social shopping and entertainment, mobility, and internet infrastructure. Trinity Ventures has invested in leading cloud companies such as New Relic, Loggly, dotCloud, StackMob and Aryaka Networks. Other investments include Aruba Networks, 21Vianet, Blue Nile, LoopNet, Photobucket, SciQuest, Starbucks, BeachMint, Infoblox, Trion Worlds and Zulily.

Event Sponsors

Norwest Venture Partners
Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) is a global venture capital firm that manages more than $3.7 billion in capital. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, NVP has subsidiaries in India and Israel. NVP makes early to late stage venture and growth equity investments in U.S. and global companies across a wide range of sectors including: information technology, healthcare, business services, financial services, infrastructure, technology enabled services and consumer. NVP has funded over 500 companies since inception.

AppDirect
AppDirect is a free and private Application Network that allows businesses to find, buy, and use web-based software. With one integrated interface, businesses can subscribe to applications, assign colleagues to multiple apps, and pay just one monthly bill for all their subscriptions. Through its network of branded Marketplaces, AppDirect provides Application Developers with a single point of integration to reach millions of businesses across the globe. For Channel Partners, AppDirect is the fastest and most economical way to launch a branded web-based business application marketplace. A special thanks to AppDirect for underwriting tickets for developers and entrepeneurs to attend CloudBeat 2011.

Aryaka
Aryaka is the world’s first cloud-based WAN optimization company solving application and network performance issues faced by the distributed enterprise. Aryaka eliminates the need for expensive and complex appliances as well as long-haul connectivity, and enhances collaboration across locations. It offers significant cost, ease-of-use and performance advantages, helping global companies achieve dramatic productivity gains and increased visibility into their WAN applications, locations and performance, while providing 24/7 world-class support.

Box.net
Box provides cloud-based business solutions to more than 5 million users and companies ranging from small businesses to the Fortune 500. Box’s dynamic, flexible content management and collaboration solution empowers users to access and share content online and via mobile devices, while allowing IT full control and visibility into how content moves within their organizations and beyond. Box collaboration and sharing can be accessed through iPad, iPhone, Blackberry and Android devices, giving users collaboration on the go, with internal colleagues and external third parties. Box is seamlessly integrated into existing applications such as Microsoft SharePoint, Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce.

Canonical
Canonical provides engineering, online and professional services to Ubuntu partners and customers worldwide. As the company behind the Ubuntu project, Canonical is committed to the production and support of Ubuntu – an ever-popular and fast-growing open-source operating system. It aims to ensure that Ubuntu is available to every organisation and individual on the cloud, servers, desktops, laptops and netbooks.

Central Desktop
Central Desktop is a cloud-based collaboration platform that centralizes the way people work, teams collaborate and managers lead. The company’s comprehensive online collaboration solution centralizes social and workflow tools into one access point in the cloud, streamlining processes and bringing people together to collaborate and engage. Central Desktop customers include CBS, Netflix, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, the Humane Society of the United States, Workday, Harvard University and over 500,000 users.

Egnyte
Over 1 billion files have been shared by businesses using Egnyte HybridCloud file server. Egnyte’s unique technology provides the speed and security of local storage with the flexible accessibility of the cloud. Users can easily store, share, access and backup files, while IT has the centralized administration and control to enforce businesspolicies. Egnyte, founded 2007, is based in Mountain View, California and is a privately held company backed by venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Floodgate Fund, and Polaris Venture Partners. For more information, please visit http://www.egnyte.com or call 1-877-7EGNYTE.

Equinix
Equinix connects businesses around the world through a global platform of high performance data centers, containing dynamic ecosystems and the broadest choice of networks. More than 4,000 companies connect to more than 680 networks and rely on Platform Equinix to grow their business across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. http://www.equinix.com

Huddle
Huddle is the leader in cloud collaboration and content management for the enterprise. Huddle is used by more than 100,000 businesses and government organizations worldwide, including 75 per cent of Fortune 500 organizations and more than 70 per cent of UK central government departments. Customers such as Diageo, AKQA, HTC, Unilever and Kia Motors use Huddle to securely manage projects, share files and collaborate with people inside and outside of their organization.

Loggly
Loggly is a leading provider of a Log Management in the Cloud platform for log management and data analysis. Loggly’s cloud-based service enables users to monitor, debug and troubleshoot their IT infrastructure, applications and business processes. Headquartered in San Francisco, Loggly has over 500 customers and is backed by True and Trinity Ventures.
For more information visit http://www.loggly.com

ngConnect
The ng Connect Program is a multi-industry organization committed to the development and rapid deployment of the next generation of broadband services based on Long Term Evolution (LTE) and other ultra high bandwidth technologies. Founded in 2009, the ng Connect Program is supported by leading network, consumer electronics, application and content providers including 4DK, Alcatel-Lucent, Atlantic Records, BlogRadio, Brass Monkey, chumby, Connect2Media, CoolSign, Creative Technology Ltd., Desktone, Ecrio, Inc., EON Reality, FISHLABS, GameStreamer, Inc., Gemalto, Genetec, HFMUS, HP, IMS, Infrared5, Intamac Systems Ltd., Samsung, Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc., and more.IFor more information on the ng Connect Program, please visit: http://www.ngconnect.org. Follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/ngConnect.

OpenShift
OpenShift is Red Hat’s free, auto-scaling platform-as-a-service that makes deploying Java, Ruby, PHP, Perl and Python applications to the cloud fast and easy. OpenShift offers complete support for the development lifecycle by integrating with your favorite IDE and build systems plus offering performance monitoring, log management and auto-scaling built-in.

SVB
Silicon Valley Bank is the premier bank for technology, life science, cleantech, venture capital, private equity and premium wine businesses. SVB provides industry knowledge and connections, financing, treasury management, corporate investment and international banking services to its clients worldwide through 26 U.S. offices and seven international operations. (Nasdaq: SIVB) http://www.svb.com. Silicon Valley Bank is the California bank subsidiary and the commercial banking operation of SVB Financial Group. Banking services are provided by Silicon Valley Bank, a member of the FDIC and the Federal Reserve System. SVB Private Bank is a division of Silicon Valley Bank. SVB Financial Group is also a member of the Federal Reserve System

Innovation Showcase

OneDrum
oneDrum is a platform that can make desktop applications real-time and collaborative. Today we are focussed on Microsoft Office but later in the year we will open the API and SDK so that other developers can make their own applications collaborative. The core of the technology is a peer-to-peer, operational transformation engine that can guarantee the eventual consistency of any data that has multiple copies and editors.

Private Planet
Private Planet provides personal cloud computing platforms, a new concept enabling mobile and telecom carriers to provide a carrier-branded personal cloud platform and mobile device software to their subscribers. Private Planet will be showing their personal cloud computing platform and personal productivity service suite. Cloud-assisted services will be shown on iPhone, Blackberry, Android, Windows and other device platforms, enabling services such as cloud-assisted data management and cloud publishing, remote disk browsing, remote control, cloud-assisted mobile printing from iPhone and BlackBerry, and PIM service synchronization.

SME Storage

SMEStorage Provide a Cloud File Server that unifies information from different file stores and SaaS services to make them easier to access, search and manage. Over 30 file Clouds and services are supported and unlike other vendors no files need to be moved, copied or replace to provide this service

Please visit the following tables:
Appnomic provides a new approach to application performance monitoring and management (APM) that is changing the game in this category with Application Behavior Learning (ABL) technology.  The company also offers a contemporary IT Process Automation (ITPA) suite that helps automate the remediation of IT fixes and repetitive IT management processes.

Cloud Mafia is a community of companies and individuals who live and breathe cloud. The group’s primary objective is to build a solid community of startup leaders and developers who do business in the cloud. The meetup group is open to anyone and hosts happy hours, tech talks and keeps you informed on all cloud happenings. The Cloud Mafia table is hosted by Trinity Ventures and their cloud portfolio companies Loggly, New Relic, dotCloud and StackMob.

Nimbula, the cloud operating system company, delivers a new class of cloud infrastructure software enabling enterprises and service providers to build private, public or hybrid clouds. Nimbula Director, Nimbula’s flagship product, is scalable, highly automated, reliable and easy to use, and provides complete control over your cloud.

There are a number of different sponsorship opportunities available. For information, please contact sponsors@venturebeat.com.

Platinum Sponsor

Corporate Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Event Sponsors

Innovation Showcase

Strategic Partners

Media Partners