Alation CEO Satyen Sangani on emerging from stealth mode, quietly raising $9 million, and building a next-generation data platform that blends enterprise search, collaborative analytics and plenty more.
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.
TechDay Leaders Jesse Podell and Alec Hartman describe an event ecosystem for technology entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and angel investors. Plus, a preview of NY TechDay 2015 -- a massive science fair for startups.
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.
Axcient CEO Justin Moore explains the company's $25 million Series E funding. Plus, the difference between traditional cloud backup services and modern business resiliency services.
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.
Seismic CEO Douglas Winter describes how he raised $20 million in Series B venture capital; how Seismic hopes to change the world of cloud-based sales enablement; and Winter's guidance to I.T. entrepreneurs that may be seeking to raise money for their businesses.
Nexercise CEO Benjamin Young describes how he leveraged a business accelerator called TechStars to navigate the health app craze -- without chasing shiny objects like wearable devices, Apple Watch and more.
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.