Cloud Development: Better Than Desktop Development?

written by dealmaker on April 22, 2013 in Cloud and Guest Blog and Industry Trends and Under The Radar with no comments

By Tyler Jewell, CEO of Codenvy. An unedited version of this post originally appeared on ReadWrite. Tyler will be presenting at Under the Radar 2013, May 22-23 in San Francisco: http://undertheradar.eventbrite.com. Over the past decade, cloud computing has disrupted nearly Read the Rest…


Cloud Computing is like the AK-47

written by HeidiIsern on March 12, 2012 in Cloud and Interviews with one Comment

Chris Weitz, Deloitte Director of Technology Strategy and Architecture, is no stranger to technology innovation.  He has over 25 years experience advising global software vendors, hardware companies, service providers, enterprises, and government agencies on disruptive computing solutions. He is currently Read the Rest…


3 Reasons Zynga Is Moving to a Private Cloud

written by HeidiIsern on February 16, 2012 in Cloud and Industry Trends with one Comment

When it comes to cloud computing, ‘Private’ versus ‘Public’ is ongoing debate as companies scale.  Many companies benefit from having a hybrid model; utilizing both private and public clouds like AWS. This allows  their cloud infrastructure to flex with spikes Read the Rest…


Joyent Raises $85M—Betting on the Cloud

written by HeidiIsern on January 23, 2012 in Cloud and Funding and Industry Trends with no comments

Cloud computing provider and our Under the Radar alum, Joyent just secured $85 million in their Series D round!  According to a TechCrunch article, Joyent plans to roll out a collection of “seamlessly connected high performance clouds” serving global corporations on Read the Rest…


4 Concerns While Debating the Cloud Hype

written by HeidiIsern on January 17, 2012 in Cloud and Industry Trends with no comments

Although many companies are moving their services over to the cloud (Symantec just bought Live Office in efforts to bolster cloud offering in email archiving), others warn that the ‘cloud’ isn’t all castles in the sky. Venture Beat wrote an Read the Rest…


Abiquo Presents at Under the Radar 2009

written by admin on April 24, 2009 in Under The Radar with 5 comments

Abiquo Corp Category: Platforms and Development Presenter: Diego Marino, CEO Judges: Gary Little, Morgenthaler Ventures Steve Phillpott, Amylin Pharmaceuticals Joe Weinman, AT&T Steve Heck, Getty Images Company Description “Abiquo has a global vision, offering an open-source cloud-computing platform for managing Read the Rest…


I Locked My Keys in My Car! Tech Start Up to the Rescue?

written by admin on April 7, 2009 in Under The Radar with no comments

Ok, so not quite. But when David Bagley, CEO of enStratus, used an analogy to explain why enterprises fear data security in the cloud – and how he’s solved it – I had that “Oooooh! Now I get it!” moment. Read the Rest…


Eli Lilly: The Future of Pharmaceutical Research and Cloud Computing

written by admin on April 1, 2009 in Under The Radar with no comments

Yesterday we introduced you to Pfizer’s Web 2.0 powerhouse, Stephen Jordan – who’s the force behind Pfizer’s open approach to idea sharing and management – as well as their SaaS strategy. Today, meet David Powers, 13-year veteran at Eli Lilly Read the Rest…


Volunteers Needed: Under the Radar Cloud Computing

written by admin on March 31, 2009 in Under The Radar with no comments

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! We’re looking for a few volunteers for Under the Radar on April 24th – A great networking opportunity! You will also have a chance to attend sessions and join in on the event meals and the reception. Below Read the Rest…


A Brief History of… Cloud Computing

written by admin on March 30, 2009 in Under The Radar with one Comment

Amy Wohl released a book called, “Succeeding at SaaS: Computing n the Cloud” in which she defines cloud computing and well, what it takes to build and deploy apps in the cloud. As the term Cloud Computing itself is in Read the Rest…