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Box bolsters security and visibility with AT&T, intros Metadata Templates

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

At BoxWorks 2014 on Thursday morning, Bouck outlined Box’s platform boils down to the following four factors: core collaboration, governance, automating processes (via Workflow, introduced...

Via ZDNet

Why the University of Montana chose Box to replace dumb file storage

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

When you get right down to it, most file storage is dumb, whether on a hard drive or a network drive: Put a file in, take a file out. If you have access to the file, hooray! If you...

Via CITEworld

Box Reshapes Itself As Platform

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

In a playful discussion at the BoxWorks 2014 conference in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie asked Dreamworks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg...

Via InformationWeek

As Box Matures, It Resists Becoming Your Parents’ Content Management Platform

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Box, a company that started almost a decade ago as a means of getting your files online, is maturing into a more full-service content management platform, but CEO Aaron Levie says you...

Via TechCrunch

Box to beef up cloud storage with workflow engine

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Box is developing a workflow engine for its cloud storage and file sharing service that will automate the routing of documents and files, as well as the actions that people need to...

Via CIO

Gigabytes Don’t Matter Anymore in the Online Storage War

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

If you still think storing files online is all about who offers the most gigabytes for the lowest price, you weren’t there when Jared Leto showed up at BoxWorks, Oscar in hand. The...

Via WIRED

Box Pushes Its Office 365 Integration Into Beta

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

This morning at its BoxWorks event, cloud storage and file management company Box announced that its previously promised integration into Office 365 is now live in beta.

Via TechCrunch

Box extends its enterprise playbook, but users are still at the center

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Levie discussed the future of the business and make some announcements — including the beta of a Box integration with the Windows version of Microsoft Office 365; the introduction...

Via CITEworld

Box Goes Vertical With Several New Product Releases

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

On Day One of the fourth annual Boxworks conference here at the Moscone Center, CEO and co-founder Aaron Levie not only introduced several new products, but also brought in some familiar...

Via eWeek

Microsoft Office 365 users, Box has room for you in the cloud

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Unlike his keynote last year, Box CEO Aaron Levie decided not to poke fun at Microsoft too much at the BoxWorks conference on Wednesday. Instead, the outspoken cloud-services leader...

Via CNET

Box CEO Levie to Outline Plan for Corporate Cloud Apps

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Box CEO Aaron Levie sketched out the cloud storage and collaboration company’s plans in an interview with Re/code earlier this year. On Wednesday, he will flesh out the specifics...

Via Re/code

Tech’s Young Guns Embrace Old Ways

Monday, September 1st, 2014

Business-software startups love to bash the establishment. But the tech young guns are fond of borrowing from the old timers’ playbook. The playbook relies heavily on two tactics:...

Via Wall Street Journal

How to Know if your Dumb Idea will Change the World

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

In 2005, along with colleagues Steve Newman and Claudia Carpenter, Sam Schillace created a browser-based word processor called Writely. A Silicon Valley darling, it was eventually acquired...

Via Fast Company

Box CEO: The economic case for a global Internet

Monday, July 21st, 2014

The Internet as we know it is synonymous with universality, a quality that has sustained since the creation of the World Wide Web. As the Web’s inventor, Tim Berners-Lee, describes...

Via Fortune

Box Cozies Up to Microsoft Office

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

File-storage startup Box is making its service work more seamlessly with Microsoft Office, the king of workplace documents and a major Box rival. Box also is removing file-storage limits...

Via Wall Street Journal