Top Cloud 100 Ranking for 2017
According to Forbes “cloud 100” selection this year is the second time they ranked the top 100 cloud powered house. The list outlines the famous cloud players of the year, and they changed their business and life through cloud innovation.
The ranking are based on the company income, capital and other parameters for judgement.
The following is the top ten in the field of cloud computing!
Find out who make it to the top?
Stripe: An Online payment company founded by Irish brothers which are Patrick Collison and Jack Collison. The company’s value is as high as $ 9.2 billion. Intuitive software to makes remittances easy and is used by tens of thousands of customers to change the way they manage transactions. Stripe is located in San Francisco.
Dropbox: A popular file hosting provider provides a range of services from cloud storage to file synchronization to personal cloud and client software. Massachusetts Institute of Technology students Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi set up Dropbox in 2007, which simplifies storage and access to files and folders by allowing access to anytime, anywhere. It was located in San Francisco and received $ 600 million in investment.
Slack: The Enterprise Messaging platform has changed the way teams communicate and collaborate. With the widespread use of enterprise-class cloud services, such as real-time messaging, file sharing, search, archiving, etc. The company has completely changed the current team communication. The platform was release in 2013, their first investment was obtain in 2014 though.. The company recently received a $ 540 million investment.
DocuSign: A player in the field of digital signatures, DocuSign has eliminated the problem of how to manage and legitimize signatures in virtual worlds. With its innovative electronic signature technology and digital transaction management services, this San Francisco-based company facilitates electronic exchange contracts and documents, which is an ordinary but key business transaction. It was founded in 2003 and received $ 525 million in investment. It also provides solutions related to authentication, user identity management, and workflow automation.
Adyen: Global multi-channel payment company is a global provider of outsourcing payment solutions. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Amsterdam, the company has achieved phenomenal growth since its inception, and last received $ 266 million of investment. The best part is its flexibility; it connects to more than 250 kinds of payment methods in various continents, from credit card to debit card and local cash payment way. It has Facebook, Uber and Nike and other customers as their reputable clients. The company handled $ 90 billion in transactions last year.
Qualtrics: This data and analytics company is placed in sixth place and is committed to making complex research simple and enabling users to capture insights from customers, products, brands and employees in one place. It was established in 2002, which enables users to conduct online data collection and analysis for market research, customer engagement, product testing, employee participation and other purposes. The company is located in Utah and is one of the leaders in the field of experience management, capturing $ 400 million in investment.
Medallia: Another experience management company based in San Mateo, California. It had received $ 250 million in funding. Forrester Research is recognized as the leader in customer feedback management due to its evolving software-as-a-service (SaaS) customer experience management and enterprise feedback management software. The company is headquartered in Palo Alto, founded in 2001.
Tanium: Tanium uses new endpoint security and system management methods to visualize and control enterprise-class network endpoints within 15 seconds. The company is headquartered in Emeryville, California. And their last received funding totaled in $ 407 million. It was founded in 2007.
Mailchimp: The popular e-mail marketing service has evolved into a complex and user-friendly marketing automation platform. It started in Atlanta, Georgia in 2001, especially for small business marketing.
Squarespace: This New York-based company offers SaaS products for business in website production and content management. The company was founded in 2003 with the latest investment of $ 79 million.