Box security head Justin Somaini says the enterprise-focused file-storage company will never give the government backdoor access to your data.
Nebula distinguishes itself in the OpenStack world with hardware for efficiently running on-premise clouds. Chief Executive Chris Kemp touts the Nebula product’s security and economic benefits.
Freemium cloud software has special needs when it comes to turning users into customers. Totango has a solution to the problem, which helped the company win CloudBeat’s Innovation Showdown.
Changing over from a legacy system can be hard. It can be harder when you’re in a traditionally brick and mortar industry and have only a few months to do it in.
If you’re not familiar yet, Numecent offers a new software it calls “cloud paging.” Cloud paging instantly puts anything the cloud, even an entire operating system like Windows.
Collaboration software providers have popped up all over the place. Here are a few tips for succeeding amid such a crowded market.
LED Source, a LED lighting seller, found that one cloud application didn’t work for the head offices and franchises. A vendor helped the company integrate data from all involved programs.
Disney Interactive took a bit from OpenStack and a bit from Cloudstack to build a cloud optimized for its needs, an executive said at CloudBeat today.
Videoconferencing is coming of age, says Dave Gilbert, the CEO of Simple Signal.
Wanelo analyzes large-scale user activity on its e-commerce site through Joyent’s new Manta offering.
Jive’s senior vice president of product offered a few insights on keeping customers engaged and paying for the service.
Cloud service brokerages integrate bundles of cloud services and enable their distribution partners to sell them to small and medium sized businesses via simple point-and-click web dashboards.
Xero customers claim the product beats major competitor QuickBooks on price, but the advantages don’t stop there, they said at CloudBeat on Monday.
These days, having your own API is the ante for operating a cloud platform.
Editor’s Pick At CloudBeat 2013, Salesforce COO George Hu offered a fascinating and rare glimpse into the company’s culture.
Elance relies on other companies to provide a service for finding freelance workers, and it exposes an API for other businesses to use, too.
Converting to the enterprise market is a top priority for Dropbox.
SAN FRANCISCO — Popular car-information site Edmunds.com began a major project last year, shifting its code from servers running in its own data center to code running on Amazon Web Services.
Early customers of VMware’s vCloud Hybrid Service had good things to say about the public cloud at the CloudBeat conference on Monday.
Paul Maritz made a rare public appearance at CloudBeat today to discuss his plans for develop a “Linux for the cloud.”
SAN FRANCISCO — For interactive agency Canvas, switching to a single cloud hosting provider has made the company nimbler, faster, and able to take on projects it couldn’t easily tackle before.
VentureBeat is announcing a new events package that will enable you to attend four of our signature events for a fraction of the price.
Vineet Jain came to America 20 years ago with $100 in his pocket. Now he’s running a successful Silicon Valley company. But he’s got even bigger plans.
Alchemist only selects startups that are focused on selling to businesses, rather than consumers
It may sound like a wonkish debate, but it’s a serious one.
Salesforce fills out its portfolio of tools with its new Files Product, which will work with tools like Box, Google Drive, and others.
Guest Post It took a while for the market to get comfortable with the concept of SaaS, but now the acronym is practically a household term – like cloud or IT. Will the same be said for PaaS a year, two years from now?
Guest Post Since hybrid cloud has already been declared victorious the next and perhaps even more relevant topic becomes a discussion of whose hybrid cloud will win.
If you’re interested in enterprise cloud technologies, there’s only one event that you need to be at: CloudBeat 2013.
Intel unveils its Atom C2000 server chips for web data centers.
Guest Post A digital agency called Canvas is using Platform as a Service (PaaS) tools for competitive advantage, not just as a way to increase uptime. Here’s how.
Guest Post Cloudpaging may be the way to deliver remote services without a huge cloud footprint.
Lithium Technologies competes with giants like Salesforce and Jive Software.
We were blown away by the quality of the 200 plus cloud startup applicants to the CloudBeat 2013 Innovation Showdown, one of the highlights of our third annual cloud adoption event (September 9-10 in San Francisco).
Guest Post Has VMworld become too big for the startup ecosystem from where it came?
Guest Post APIs are fueling a revolution in the ways consumers and businesses handle products.
Guest Post CIOs and technology managers say that cloud infrastructure is their top IT investment for 2013 and for the long-term — but their concerns about the cloud have matured as well.
Guest Post In today’s world, having a strong API strategy isn’t just good software practice; it’s a powerful business practice.
Disney’s hybrid cloud solution includes a fully-functional CloudStack private cloud, tightly integrated with a highly capable object storage from Swift, as offered by a company called SwiftStack.
VMware will need to beat out a number of fast-growing storage upstarts, or it could lose its grip on the virtualization market.