Tue 3 Jan 2012
From Gigaom’s article:
The past few years have been nothing if not a boon for entrepreneurs looking to cash in on venture capitalists’ lust for all things cloud. All the activity has been great, and we’ve seen some exciting new companies emerge and prosper — companies such as Heroku, RightScale and New Relic — but it also means there’s precious little room on the playing field for newcomers. Startups that want to get noticed, get funded, and ultimately have a winning exit must either find their own unique niche or stake out ground on a different field altogether.
Here are 10 cloud computing startups that launched in 2011 and that have a chance to make it big in 2012.
Expect these companies to receive enormous amount of funding way past their realistic value.