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Inside Jobs: What Exactly Does It Mean To Be A ‘Solutions Architect’?

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

In this episode of Inside Jobs, I sat down with Daniel O’Leary, who has one of those mysterious-sounding jobs as a “Solutions Architect” at enterprise storage company Box. Once...

Via TechCrunch

Box Opens Austin Office and Plans to Create 200 Jobs

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Box announced Friday morning it has selected Austin to expand its operations. The Austin office will be the company’s first U.S. location outside of the Bay Area.

Via Silicon Hills Eyes Non-Profits With Discounted Cloud Storage

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Cloud storage service Box today announced a new offering,, which will offer discount pricing to non-profit organizations. With, non-profit groups can get up to 10 Box...

Via PC Magazine to donate product to qualified nonprofits

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Silicon Valley file-storage company Box will begin offering its product for free to certain nonprofits Wednesday in a move that blends Kumbaya-style philanthropy with traditional business...

Via San Francisco Chronicle

Box caters to nonprofit organizations

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Box wants to deepen its presence among nonprofit organizations, so it’s launching a new unit called focused on their particular IT needs and challenges, and is also introducing...

Via IDG News

Box CIO Ben Haines on cloud vendor selection, talent, next-gen IT

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Box’s first CIO has hit the one-year anniversary. Here’s a look at what Ben Haines learned and why data integration and foundation technology matter if you’re trying...

Via ZDNet

Box launches revamped Android app and expanded partnership with LG

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Box is at it again. Earlier this year the cloud service released an overhauled Box app for iOS, and today it’s launching its similarly redesigned Android app. Box also announced...

Via PC World

Box’s redesigned Android app opens almost any file you put in the cloud

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Box overhauled its iOS cloud storage app early this year with a simpler, speedier interface; now, it’s Android’s turn. The just-launched Box 3.0 for Android shares much...

Via Engadget

How Box Plans to End Your Corporate Email Hell

Monday, May 19th, 2014

If anyone is out to undo the painfully rigid ways of old-school business computing–a.k.a. the Microsoft era–it’s Sam Schillace. First as the driving force behind Google Docs and...


Box CEO Aaron Levie Is Talking–And Says Box’s Deal With GE Is A ‘Tipping Point’ For Cloud

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

“At face value, this is an exciting relationship to have,” Levie tells Forbes. “It’s also a pretty important symbolic moment for the cloud and the startup ecosystem around it,...

Via Forbes

Box’s note-taking app exits beta, rolls out to customers

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box has begun rolling out Notes, the lightweight note-taking application it announced in September, making its first foray into content creation and office productivity tools. Box’s...

Via PC World

Box Wins General Electric as Customer for Cloud Sharing

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box Inc., the cloud-storage company that delayed an initial public offering earlier this month, said General Electric Co. (GE) chose its software to be the standard program for employees...

Via Bloomberg

Box Scores Huge Win With GE

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box announced a huge customer score this morning with General Electric agreeing to use Box across the entire organization. According to information supplied by Box, this will involve...

Via TechCrunch

Review: Box (for Android)

Monday, May 5th, 2014

File-syncing and storage services are game-changers for productivity. They make sure you’re never without the files you need, no matter where you are or which device you have...

Via PC Magazine

Writing in a Nonstop World

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

“We’re going from a discrete world of interactions to a continuous world,” said Sam Schillace, the head of engineering at Box. “Now people look at Twitter when they have 30...

Via New York Times