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Cloud Startups

Cloud Tools To Help Develop Your Business Startup

Cloud Tools To Help Develop Your Business Startup

Useful Business Startup Tools Cloud tools and the cloud market are evolving from a focus on technology to solution-specific instruments with practical objectives. Ten years ago, businesses were run almost entirely from local office computers with files and documents being emailed forward or handed over on CDs. Today, for every task that once was bound to…

Does Slack Live Up To The Hype?

Does Slack Live Up To The Hype?

Does Slack Live Up to the Hype? Slack’s the definition of a business success story. In just a couple years, it’s evolved from a gaming company’s internal communication tool to a globally used platform that was last valued at $2.8 billion. The popular collaboration tool, dubbed “social media for business,” first made an appearance on…

Key Insights: The Future of Mobile Commerce

Key Insights: The Future of Mobile Commerce

The Future of Mobile Commerce Today, mobile is ingrained into our daily lifestyles. From communication to commerce, transactions are instantaneous – and continue to become even more convenient. Here, we’ll take a look at the latest mobile innovations as well as predictions for where mobile is headed in years to come. M-Commerce in 2016 Mobile…

Startups Soaring With The Cloud

Startups Soaring With The Cloud

Startup Cloud Boom In 2015, the cloud was primarily used by large and mid-level organizations for mission-critical workloads, but this year it’s entrenching itself with startups and driving transformation. In India, currently boasting 2.75 million developers, and second only to the US’s 3.6 million developers, startups are reportedly adopting IBM Cloud to expand their businesses…

Cloud Startups To Watch In 2016

Cloud Startups To Watch In 2016

Cloud Startups To Watch China Equity Group spin-off Cocoon Networks’ has recently launched a new $715 million investment fund specifically for European startups, and with their track record in cloud computing and biotech investments, 2016 could be shaping up positively for cloud computing startups. The fund aims to invest in startups covering fintech, biotech, and…

From Startup To Becoming Enterprise Grade

From Startup To Becoming Enterprise Grade

Becoming Enterprise Grade How can an emerging business make a successful transition from selling to SMB customers that fueled their early growth to the enterprise customers that enable long-term profitability? What works with SMB customers often won’t get you a seat at the enterprise table. To make deep inroads into enterprise accounts, you have to…

WordPress Staging And Testing In The Cloud

WordPress Staging And Testing In The Cloud

WordPress Staging For Startups Advances in the Staging Process mean the era of live testing updates should be officially over. Speak to almost any web developer you know and you’ll eventually hear a horror story about installing a new plugin or update, only to find that your site has broken in ways that you didn’t…

$58.8 Billion In Venture Capital Invested Across U.S. In 2015

$58.8 Billion In Venture Capital Invested Across U.S. In 2015

$11.3 Billion in Venture Capital Deployed to Startup Ecosystem in Fourth Quarter 2015 Makes Second Highest Full Year Total Since 1995 WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – January 15, 2016) – The venture capital ecosystem deployed $58.8 billion across the United States in 2015, marking the second highest full year total in the last 20 years, according to…

Google’s Cloud Platform Supporting Startups

Google’s Cloud Platform Supporting Startups

Google Supporting Startups Google’s Cloud Platform offers startups a range of benefits, including $100,000 in Cloud Platform credit for one year, targeted at those startups which meet specific criteria such as having annual revenues of less than $500,000 and being in an approved Accelerator, Incubator or VC fund. Designed to help startups build and scale…

5 Tips To Host A Successful Conference In The Cloud

5 Tips To Host A Successful Conference In The Cloud

Host a Successful Conference in the Cloud All thanks to the amazing strides in the field of technology, video conferencing can be conducted in the cloud these days. On the whole, conferencing in the cloud seems to be more flexible and easier to access for business professionals providing them with an excellent platform with ample…