Rubrik CEO Bipul Sinha on emerging from stealth mode with $10 million in venture backing; attracting funding from executives who pioneered Symantec, Servicenow and Veritas; and disrupting the crowded cloud backup and data management market.
Qumulo CEO Peter Godman on emerging from stealth mode with $67 million in venture backing, plus the company's data-aware scale-out NAS (network attached storage) strategy.
Ampdesk CEO Alex Rowland describes big data's impact on digital media, Plus, how the serial entrepreneur has shifted his view on raising venture funding -- when to pursue the dollars, and when to plow forward on your own.
17hats CEO Donovan Janus explains the solopreneur and micropreneur movement. Plus, $1.25 million in seed funding to help 17hats build and market business automation, CRM, sales management and more tools for very small businesses.
AppDirect Co-CEO Daniel Saks discusses $50 million Series D funding, building an online marketplace platform for finding, buying and consuming software, and the five core values his team leverages while recruiting staff and delegating more responsibility to emerging leaders.
Moogsoft Chief Marketing Officer Rob Markovich describes how big data and analytics are impacting IT Ops and DevOps, plus the workflow implications for your team members. Markovich also touches on the five things he looks for before joining a technology startup.
mxHero CEO Alexis Panagides describes how his startup converges the world of email and cloud storage systems like Box and Dropbox -- and plenty more.
Distil Networks CEO Rami Essaid describes how he worked with Techstars to accelerate his business; raised $10 million; relocated his company headquarters to attract more talent; and built a platform to fight the bot web threat.
Techstars President and Managing Partner David Brown describes how business accelerator partnerships can help entrepreneurs to more rapidly build their companies.
TrepScore CEO ERic Rice describes how entrepreneurs and small businesses can master Big Data and intelligent data management.
Inside Social CEO Brewster Stanislaw describes how businesses can begin to measure the financial value and ROI of specific social media engagements and network influencers.
Directive CEO Chris Chase describes how his digital marketing agency thrives with a blended staff -- including family members and external hires. Here's how to make sure family members and new hires both feel empowered as the business grows and evolves.
Cloud Nation Inc. CEO Steve Ferman describes how he acquired the business; practical steps for due diligence; and what it's like to build a cloud business atop Amazon Web Services.
SugarCRM CEO Larry Augustin shares tips to help sales teams win larger deals with more strategic customers -- rather than chasing every dollar and potentially harming margins along the way.
Lisa Marie Jenkins describes how she found the courage to quit her corporate job at Cisco Systems, and then launched her own business -- inspiring and coaching women.
Boundary CEO Gary Read describes how his management team works with venture capitalists to find funding -- on terms that all parties find fair.
Boundary CEO Gary Read describes the new age of cloud application monitoring. Plus, what it's like to join the Amazon Web Services ecosystem during the perfect storm.
Former Kaseya CEO Gerald Blackie on how his management team bootstrapped a software company rather than raising venture capital. Plus the lifecycle of a business -- from startup to private equity exit. And, clues about his next move.
JumpCloud CEO Rajat Bhargava on how software companies can make a cloud pivot. Plus, the rise of directory services in the cloud.
Work Market CEO Jeff Leventhal describes the new freelance labor market, and how he's building and funding a next-generation marketplace to connect employers with the best on-demand talent in the world