The biggest challenge corporations have today is stopping the cyberattack in cost-effective ways. Vidder has created a single service that mitigates broad ranges of attacks in very smart, well designed ways. For context see the short introduction at this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0z-qkH9mdQ Vidder is changing how modern day enterprises approach security in an … [Read more...] about Vidder: Securing business critical apps, transparently
Cloud Computing Companies
Armor was previously known as FireHost. Armor is an industry-leading active cyber defense company. They have a reputation for high quality hosting that enables enterprises to mitigate risk while using the cloud, so we track them on our lists of both Disruptive Cloud Computing Companies and Disruptive Security Companies. It clearly deserves a place on both lists. Armor … [Read more...] about Armor: Cloud Computing With Advanced Intelligence, Defense and Control Focused On Customer Outcomes
We track Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) as a Tech Titan, of course. They have a market cap of over $544B and deserve the honor of being in this category. From an enterprise IT standpoint, their championing of the Android operating system has earned them a place in the mobility domain, and their Google Apps offering helped show many businesses that the cloud can work for office … [Read more...] about Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?
One reason to track IBM (NYSE:IBM) is to watch as they react to the threats from firms like Amazon. What Amazon has done in Cloud Computing is absolutely incredible and it really helped wake up IBM to the need to innovate in this area. But IBM also invests a great deal in their own internal R&D and is creating new capabilities in AI of note. The famous Watson capability … [Read more...] about IBM: Technology for both enterprises and the startup world
Guess what, we don't have a clue what Bebop is really up to. We only know that they are founded and run by some of the greatest creators of true value for enterprise technologists and are on a mission to enable more teams to build and deploy cloud applications. Stand by, we will update you as we can on what they are up to. They describe themselves as: We are an early-stage … [Read more...] about Bebop: Build and support cloud applications
We have been tracking Amazon for years, but as a reference point consider that in November 2006 BusinessWeek ran a cover story with the title "Jeff Bezos' Risky Bet" where the concept of cloud computing as a business model disruptor was catapulted into the mainstream. Since then the risky bet has paid off for Amazon and has helped transform the business ecosystem in ways few … [Read more...] about Amazon AWS: Dominating In Cloudcomputing, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and IoT
Mirantis is a pure play OpenStack company, delivering all the software, services, training, and support needed for running OpenStack in production at scale. From their website: Mirantis OpenStack features Fuel, the official OpenStack management software. Developed as an OpenStack community effort, it provides an intuitive, GUI-driven experience for automated deployment and … [Read more...] about Mirantis: Emphasizes Truly Open OpenStack