From chat communications, to network security, and then to the construction project, cloud computing is changing the mode of operation of Companies in all walks of life, driven by a billion dollar market technological change.
Although cloud computing is an emerging industry, but some companies have been listed, and the main street to Wall Street and other investment people about stable income and ahead of the scheduled subscription benefits. But in contrast, the use of cloud computing is more likely to occur in start-up companies and private companies.
Recently, Forbes released the 2016 new private cloud services company TOP 100 list, can let you list of these companies.
This list is Forbes, making joint investment and investment risk of Bessemer Salesforce, composed of 27 leading public cloud computing company CEO team for evaluation, not only consider the financial health of the company, business growth and other quantitative indicators, but also consider the There was no parallel in history. user satisfaction qualitative factors, from hundreds of Companies the application of the selected out of which 100 of the world's top non-listed company.
Love analysis on this list has been added, the company established the time, the size of the team as well as the total amount of historical financing and other basic information, and from the various dimensions of the overall situation of the list to analyze and summarize, to share with you.
From the point of view of national and regional distribution, 100 companies on the list of 93 companies from the United States, and more than half (55) are located in the Silicon Valley. In addition to the United States, the other 7 companies from Australia, Holland, Canada, Switzerland, Israel, Britain and other countries. China no company on the list, or did not participate in the the candidate.
From the sub field of view, the TOP 100 list, security companies accounted for 14, most companies on the list of segments in the cloud computing in all. Then enterprise collaboration (11), (10), financial analysis (9), IT (9), and marketing (9). The other is the application of more segments of some large industries.
From the time of establishment, 100 companies on the list, there are 10 established before 2000, 2000 to 2009 the establishment of the company accounted for the largest part, a total of 60, after the company was founded in 2010 30, among them, in 2012 to 2014 the establishment of the company is only 3.
We can see that although cloud computing is a new technology field, but this list of companies are not young enterprises, there are also many veteran of many years in the industry veteran of the enterprise.
From the size of the company, the number of 300 people in 16 companies, 300-500 between the 35 companies, 500-1000 between the 32 companies, more than 1000 people in 17 companies, which is located in the United States ERP company Infor has 15000 people, is an enterprise scale this list of the largest.
From the financing situation, financing a total of more than $1 billion in 2 companies, namely Cloudera and SurveyMonkey, ranked fifth in the list and then the 6 is Dropbox ranked second, financing amounted to 600 million, ranking eighteenth in the commercial Intelligent CompanyFinancing amounted to 590 million, ranking firstThe total amount of historical financing was 540 million.
Overall, the total amount of financing over 100 million dollars more than 71 companies, 100 million companies have 19, and another 10 companies rely on its own funds to maintain operation.
From Top 10 company,In the 100 cloud computing company. This provides a way ahead team chat and collaboration software company currently has 3 million users, valuation of $3 billion 800 million. As a document sharing Dropbox followed, ranked second. Third to fifth are electronic signature payment company DocumentSign, company Strip, and the data management platform Cloudera.
In addition to the above, TOP 10 also includes an online survey management tool SurveyMonkey, Mailchimp email marketers, the site of the company Squarespace, App AppDynamics and other management tools, a payment company Adyen.
As the number one Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield, all kinds of information on the mobile phone to let him too busy to attend to all he said,
Slack replaced the Americans through e-mail communication work habits to a certain extent. Every day there are 3 million people through computer and mobile phone using Slack and buddy team interaction, from daily work to send cat photos, it is convenient to use.
Forbes in the report also on the list of several typical companies were introduced.
DigitalOcean ranked forty-second in the cloud infrastructure, the company Ben Uretsky CEO said they were secret ； clandestine ； confidential ； arcanum ；[电影]La chiaveWeapons are focused on the developer
When Julia Hartz and her husband Kevin, and co-founder of Renaud Visage ten years ago to do when the booking system, they did not expect to make the world's largest booking platform. Now, their Eventbrite ranked forty-fifth in the list, in various segments have a large number of customers, is also trying to viewAnd all theEvent organizers to provide more services, such as the approach and pay for the smart bracelet and so on.
Data service is a need for door-to-door service business, with more and more companies use Amazon, Microsoft and other company's products to data management and calculation, there are few entrepreneurial companies to compete for the market position of DatadogHQ in this field.
DatadogHQ is located in New York, ranked 49 in the list of the company to provide cloud service management services, customers includeAirbnbZendesk, tire, retailers, telecommunications companies and banks such as.CEO Olivier Pomel idea is very simple: a lot of IT team is the cloud service and other companies were mixed and matched by Datadog tracking, engineers can predict which block utilization and costs may increase sharply.
Fifty-sixth Gainsight is a marketing company, CEO Nick Mehta that the customers served well before they are willing to spend money. So the company through the software analysis of existing accounts, to help customers improve sales performance.
Note: the text part of the content compiled from Forbes (Forbes.com)