Tag: techcrunch

21 Nov 2011
Happy Thanksgiving week! Like many of you, the team at Box HQ is looking forward to getting a few days off to relax with our families, cook, and – of course – eat! As this is the time of year to express gratitude, we'd like to thank all our users for their enthusiasm and support for Box over the...
26 Jul 2010 · by Ashley Mayer
We're conditioned to think that enterprise software is dull, restrictive and designed for top-down control rather than empowerment of the end user. And until recently, this assumption has been more or less true. But no longer... There's a new wave of software startups that are challenging the...
10 May 2010 · by Sean Rose
Microsoft's upcoming launch of Office 2010 on Wednesday has already sparked a pretty interesting conversation about the future of business software. Yes, Steve Ballmer has claimed that the company is "all in" when it comes to the cloud, but it remains to be seen whether Microsoft's web-based...
13 Jan 2010 · by Sean Rose
A few days ago, our friends at TechCrunch ran a post I wrote titled "The Coming Tornado: Cloud in the Enterprise." In it, I explain why cloud-based services will tip for large businesses over the next two years, unleashing a "tornado" of change in enterprise IT. Maturing platforms, increasingly web...
02 Dec 2009 · by Sean Rose
When you logged into your Box account this morning, you may have noticed the glint of something golden just under your "All files and folders" heading. That would be our aspirational trophy - we're vying for the "Best Enterprise Start-up" Crunchie award, and with only three days of voting left, we'...
01 Jun 2009 · by Sean Rose
Getting things started this week, I decided it would be fun to go into the "way-back" machine - you know, get our flux capacitor groove on. If you don't know where that reference is from, just send me a tweet @boxdotnet and we can talk. Last fall, Box.net and Dell announced a partnership to...
02 Dec 2008 · by Sean Rose
Calling all Box fans! Are you ready? The 2008 Crunchies event from TechCrunch is almost upon us. The Crunchies give TechCrunch readers a chance to nominate a company or product they like and think deserves some industry recognition. If you love Box, run over to the Crunchies page and nominate us...