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Aaron Levie: Not your typical multimillionaire

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

As a man who loves tinned spaghetti hoops, drives a six-year-old car, and holds meetings over a burger at McDonald’s, it is fair to say that Aaron Levie is not your average multimillionaire.


Pace Picks Up on Tech IPOs

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

At file-storage service Box Inc., CEO Aaron Levie said going public would give the company a new currency for acquisitions and help it better serve enterprises. While he said an IPO...

Via Wall Street Journal

Box boosts security credentials with ISO 27001 Certification

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Cloud content and collaboration giant Box gets validated for how it protects and secures customer data. Box today continued on its standards-acquiring spree by confirming it has been...

Via CloudPro

Inkblot: Box CEO Aaron Levie

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Why does Aaron Levie love to hate Google? And why does he admire Oracle’s Larry Ellison? sat down with the co-founder and chief executive of Box, a cloud computing...

Via Bloomberg

CNBC Disruptor 50

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Box, Palantir, Bromium and others featured in CNBC’s list of companies disrupting the status quo. Interview with Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie.


Box Acquires Crocodoc To Add HTML5 Document Converter And Sleek Content Viewing Experience To Cloud Storage Platform

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Cloud storage company Box has acquired HTML5 document embedding service and Y Combinator alum Crocodoc, both companies announced in a press briefing today. Financial terms of the deal,...

Via TechCrunch

Box acquires Crocodoc, will bake its HTML5 document viewing tech into its core service

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Today at its San Francisco office, Box announced that it has acquired Crocodoc for a mix of cash and stock, with the full price tag undisclosed. Box, a company that provides cloud storage...

Via The Next Web

Box buys Crocodoc to display files more beautifully in any browser

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Box has acquired Crocodoc, a five-year-old company that provides technology to display and annotate documents at high fidelity in a browser. It is Box’s first acquisition since...

Via CITEworld

Box acquires Crocodoc to make document previews richer

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

While Box seems to be among the leaders in the race to become the Dropbox of the enterprise, it wants to be easy for individuals to use, as to get their companies to sign up as paying...

Via GigaOm

Box acquires Crocodoc to expand document-viewing features

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Box Inc, a cloud-storage company, said on Thursday it has agreed to acquire Crocodoc, a small start-up that provides the technology behind document viewers found on some of the world’s...

Via Reuters

How Box saved two health care giants from squabbling during their merger

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

When you think of about the merger of two large healthcare organizations, you probably wouldn’t imagine them using a cloud file-sharing and collaboration tool to manage the myriad...

Via CITEworld

Transforming Data

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Someday you’ll tell your grandchildren you remember the old days when data just sat there, like some list of information for people to look at. Case in point: On Wednesday, GoodData,...

Via New York Times

Box’s Sam Schillace on enterprise software’s hard curve ahead

Monday, April 29th, 2013

As head of engineering at Box, Sam Schillace has a bevy of interesting problems to solve. First, he needs to figure out security, storage and scaling capacity at Box’s rapid growth...

Via ZDNet

A better way to share and store electronic health records

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Could commercial cloud storage systems bridge some of the gaps? Krasner thinks so, and since fall 2012 she has been advising Box on the topic while also working as a health care startup...

Via InfoWorld

Box Expands Healthcare Offerings

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Box, a cloud storage and information sharing platform used in many different industries, has announced a major expansion of its healthcare focus. Among other things, Box has revealed...

Via InformationWeek