We started small with Quicken personal finance software, simplifying a common household dilemma: balancing the family checkbook. Today, Intuit helps an ecosystem of 60 million people manage their financial lives with products like TurboTax, QuickBooks, Intuit Online Payroll, GoPayment and Mint.com. Our commitment to innovation has allowed Intuit to transform and reinvent itself, moving from the desktop to the cloud. Learn more about how Intuit solves important customer problems and our unique approach to innovation at network.intuit.com.
Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the global leader in hybrid cloud and founder of OpenStack®, the open-source operating system for the cloud. Hundreds of thousands of customers look to Rackspace to deliver the best-fit infrastructure for their IT needs, leveraging a product portfolio that allows workloads to run where they perform best—whether on the public cloud, private cloud, dedicated servers, or a combination of platforms. The company’s award-winning Fanatical Support® helps customers successfully architect, deploy, and run their most critical applications. Headquartered in San Antonio, TX, Rackspace operates data centers on four continents. Rackspace is featured on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For.
Pivotal Labs is at the forefront of modern software development having built some of the world’s most effective and innovative business platforms. We provide expertise in design, development and product management to deliver applications and enterprise systems that perform reliably, scale easily and adapt quickly to changing demands. We partner with technical teams ranging in experience from the newly minted to the seasoned; together we’ve launched hundreds of web and mobile products and built complex enterprise infrastructures.
We are a global team of product thinkers and technologists. We code, coach, and teach the process, tools, and frameworks for creating HTML5 web and mobile apps. We are experts in agile delivery, lean product development, design thinking, and user experience. We ship awesome software and build awesome software teams.
Andreessen Horowitz backs bold entrepreneurs who move fast, think big and are committed to building the next major franchises in technology. Founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, we provide entrepreneurs with access to our deep expertise and insights in innovation, business development, market intelligence, executive and technical talent, and marketing and brand building. Find us in Menlo Park, Calif., and at a16z.com.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) delivers a set of simple building block services that together form a reliable, scalable, and inexpensive computing platform “in the cloud” built upon the same technology that Amazon.com uses to run its global web properties. These pay-as-you-use services include Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Cloudfront, and Amazon SQS. Companies of all sizes, from all across the globe, are using these solutions to power their Web sites, applications and workflows – everything from SaaS applications to social networking sites. Learn more: http://aws.amazon.com.
LeanKit is a visual management tool that gives instant project visibility to the entire team. Our online Kanban boards allow team members to quickly understand priorities, communicate progress, and improve efficiency. LeanKit’s Forecasting and Risk Management capabilities allow project managers to automatically harvest historical project data to accurately predict delivery dates for future projects. LeanKit was named by Gartner, Inc. as a “Cool Vendor” in Program and Portfolio Management (PPM) for 2013. LeanKit is used by more than 170,000 users around the world at companies such as Adobe, Siemens, NBC Universal, HP, GlaxoSmithKline and Spotify. Learn more at www.LeanKit.com.
WeWork Labs provides entrepreneurs the best home for their early stage technology startup. By surrounding entrepreneurs with investors, advisors, service providers and others just like them, we give startups all of the tools and connections they need to go from a prototype to a real business.
Rally Software is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for managing Agile software development. The Rally Agile application lifecycle management (ALM) platform transforms the way organizations manage the software development lifecycle by closely aligning software development and strategic business objectives, facilitating collaboration, increasing transparency and automating manual processes. Companies use Rally to accelerate the pace of innovation, improve productivity and more effectively adapt to rapidly changing customer needs and competitive dynamics.
Create, Publish and Optimize Landing Pages without IT. Unbounce is the fastest and most powerful DIY landing page platform, designed with one thing in mind: Conversion. A simpler and more streamlined workflow so your marketing team can focus on creating, publishing and measuring your campaigns without the usual bottleneck associated with working with IT or developers.
[x]cube LABS is a global leader in creating high user engagement and high performance mobile and web software. With Over 650 apps developed till date, more than 100 million cumulative downloads and over a billion dollars in value created both with startups and enterprises, we’re re-defining the way software is developed.
At the root of [x]cube LAB’s success is its “Result oriented software development” methodology that integrates learnings from studying tens of millions of users of mobile apps and is driven by sound understanding of user psychology in engaging with software and solid implementation of user metrics throughout the application development cycle to achieve business objectives.
[x]cube LABS is based in Dallas, San Francisco and Hyderabad and has a team size crossing 300 members. Some of the clients that it works with include Amazon, 24 Hour Fitness, Texas Instruments, Sharp Electronics & CBS among others.
In just over three years since its launch, .CO has become one of the most successful global domain extensions in history, with close to 1.5 million web addresses registered by people and companies in over 200 countries – including Twitter (t.co), Angel List ( angel.co ), 500 Startups (500.co) and many others. From start-ups and small businesses to big brands and multinational corporations, .CO is increasingly becoming the web address of choice for innovators and entrepreneurs the world over. For more information about .CO, please visit www.go.co – or follow us on Twitter @dotCO.
O’Reilly spreads the knowledge of innovators through its technology books, online services, magazines, research, and tech conferences. Since 1978, O’Reilly has been a chronicler and catalyst of leading-edge development, homing in on the technology trends that really matter and galvanizing their adoption by amplifying “faint signals” from the alpha geeks who are creating the future. An active participant in the technology community, O’Reilly has a long history of advocacy, meme-making, and evangelism.
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UP Global is a global partnership formed by Startup Weekend and the Startup America Partnership that conects entrepreneurs with their communities and the resources they need most. UP Global offers a variety of programs including NEXT, Startup Weekend, StartupDigest, and NYSE Big Startup. For more information, please visit up.co.
At Eventbrite, we believe that gathering with others is the best way for people to learn, grow, get inspired, feel connected, get healthy, give back, and celebrate. So we’re building technology that facilitates those gatherings, by helping people find and attend events that feed their interests, while connecting them with others who share their passions. When we indulge our curiosity, events can transform us and make us better. We want everyone to join us in creating a world where we are encouraged to get out there and try new things, indulge in the things we love, and to express ourselves, improve ourselves and build our communities. We are here to bring people together.
Our mission is to make amazing, successful products for our clients. We believe in close collaboration with our clients, not isolated handoffs. We believe in integrated, cross-functional teams that blend engineering, design and business strategy. We believe in de-risking projects not just through the excellence of our craft, but also through smarter choices of where we spend our time.